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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 May 2008
GSA Bulletin (2008) 120 (5-6): 709-731.
... of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet has been called into question (e.g., Mercer, 1978 ; Vaughan, 2006 ), it is imperative that new sites with a late Cenozoic, readily datable glacial record be investigated. The James Ross Island region is one such region; its potential value lies not only in the sensitivity...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1144/SP461.8
EISBN: 9781786203427
... of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) uncovered, in 2014, the most pressing questions in Antarctic Science ( Kennicutt et al. 2015 , p9 and Table S2), including three that express these concerns: ‘What are the processes and properties that control the form and flow of the Antarctic Ice Sheet...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1144/SP381.9
EISBN: 9781862396401
... been undertaken within the ANTPAS project supported by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research and the International Permafrost Association. Overall the soil-forming factor model of Jenny (1941) is a useful explanatory tool for understanding the relationships between the varying soils...
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Journal: Palynology
Published: 01 March 2016
Palynology (2016) 40 (1): 66-82.
... Award for Scientists and Engineers in 2001 for his sequence stratigraphical research in Antarctica. He is one of the four current US Representatives to the Standing Scientific Group on GeoSciences of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research. Philip’s research is on understanding the Cenozoic...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2011
Clays and Clay Minerals (2011) 59 (4): 416-432.
... processing. The same phyllosilicates that make their carbonaceous-chondritic host rocks scientifically important research targets also render those same rocks extraordinarily vulnerable to terrestrial contamination of some of their most scientifically important attributes. This has possible implications...
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Series: AAPG Memoir
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1306/13361575M1013542
EISBN: 9781629810027
... scientific and/or technical progress justifies a joint commitment of financial resources. Research, development, and demonstration costs for these programs will be several hundred billion dollars, which will mostly be provided by public investments. The private sector, however, is emerging in space...
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1144/SP317.20
EISBN: 9781862395657
... Abstract From its earliest years the Geological Society of London attracted the attention of scientifically- and technically-minded men in Australia and New Zealand. Members ‘at home’ in Britain were also eager for geological information about the antipodes. The publications of the Society...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2005
GSA Bulletin (2005) 117 (1-2): 18-31.
... tectonic sedimentation (see Fig. 2 for location, and Figs. 3 , 4 , 5 , and 6 for lithologic and stratigraphic descriptions). We are grateful to the Australian Antarctic Science Advisory Committee (ASAC), the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE), the Australian Antarctic...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 June 2016
AAPG Bulletin (2016) 100 (6): 917-941.
... [Li], and strontium [Sr]) of selected flowback, supply water, and fracturing fluid samples was performed by gas chromatography, inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry, and inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry at the Chemistry Analysis Unit (Research & Development Center...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 01 December 2013
Geosphere (2013) 9 (6): 1434-1456.
... reconstructions: (1) we correlate a major increase in sedimentation rate precisely with the timing of the middle Miocene climate changes associated with the development of a permanent East Antarctic Ice Sheet; and (2) the timing of sequence boundaries matches the deep-sea oxygen isotopic record, implicating...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2011
GSA Bulletin (2011) 123 (7-8): 1448-1477.
... composition (∼3 km of nearly pure carbonate) must have been situated in one of the warmer areas of the surface ocean. Because carbonate saturation state varies directly with temperature (and inversely with pressure), most shallow-water carbonate deposition occurs at latitudes <35° today ( Köppen...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2006
Journal of Micropalaeontology (2006) 25 (1): 95-96.
... foraminifera from southern Scandinavia and many other ecological studies. John formally retired in late 2003, but carries on his research regardless. Over a career spanning 40 years he has published 9 books and nigh on 150 papers in refereed scientific journals. He has (from his own estimates) supervised...
Journal Article
Published: 10 October 2015
The Canadian Mineralogist (2015) 53 (2): 179-184.
...Roy Kristiansen 2015 Mineralogical Association of Canada Ed and Priscilla at the University of Melbourne where Ed had his Fulbright Fellowship in 1978. Research Professor Edward S. Grew from the University of Maine has been well known to professional mineralogists...
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Journal: Palynology
Published: 01 December 2013
Palynology (2013) 37 (2): 345-354.
... of the Gustav Group, James Ross Basin, Antarctica. Cretaceous Research , 23: 739–760. (biostratigraphy; reworking; primary data; Late Jurassic and Early–Late Cretaceous [Oxfordian–Tithonian and Albian]; Antarctica [Antarctic Peninsula]) RIDING, J.B., and MICHOUX, D. 2013. Further observations...
Journal Article
Journal: Palynology
Published: 02 January 2019
Palynology (2019) 43 (1): 104-150.
.... These 266 items are listed alphabetically herein with full details, including digital object identifier (doi) numbers where applicable. A full description of each publication as a string of keywords is given. These studies are placed in one or more of 14 global regions, and the most significant...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 01 August 2010
Geosphere (2010) 6 (4): 379-395.
... limits the amount of field scientific research that can be carried out. Therefore, following the example of Gascoyne et al. (1981) and Lord et al. (2007) , of using archival material in favor of the less environmentally destructive practice of fresh sampling, we first focused on redating as much...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 November 2006
GSA Bulletin (2006) 118 (11-12): 1398-1411.
... tempo and mechanism of extinction because we recognize two separate but geologically abrupt mass extinctions on land, one terminating the Middle Permian (Guadalupian) at 260.4 Ma and a later one ending the Permian Period at 251 Ma. Our evidence comes from new paleobotanical, paleopedological, and carbon...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 2004
Petroleum Geoscience (2004) 10 (4): 283-303.
... material was milled and separate sets of representative sub-samples taken for bulk chemical analyses, Rock-Eval pyrolysis, and TE-Py-GC. Quantitative maceral analyses were performed by counting 250 macerals and minerals per grain mount, using the maceral terminology of the International Committee...
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Journal: GeoArabia
Publisher: Gulf Petrolink
Published: 01 April 2005
GeoArabia (2005) 10 (2): 127-160.
... on or at the margins of the Platform. One consequence of these tectonic events was to change the rate and/or locus of subsidence that was responsible for the creation or destruction of new accommodation space for sediment accumulation. Thus, both eustasy and tectonics played major roles in the development...
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Journal Article
Published: 19 March 2015
Journal of the Geological Society (2015) 172 (3): 279-282.
... the base of the ophiolite during obduction (e.g. Dewey & Casey 2013 , and references therein). One of the most significant findings of the last 20 years of research into modern ocean basins has been the identification of oceanic core complexes that expose upper mantle and lower crustal rocks...
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