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Radiogenic isotope geochemistry of sedimentary and aquatic systems

by Peter Stille

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
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    Subjects:
  • Isotope geology.,
  • Weathering.,
  • Sediments (Geology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Stille, Graham Shields.
    SeriesLecture notes in earth sciences,, 68
    ContributionsShields, Graham, 1970-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE501.4.N9 S75 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 217 p. :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL687486M
    ISBN 103540631771
    LC Control Number97034436

      Modern isotope geochemistry is a rapidly expanding field that has a part to play in a broad range of earth and planetary sciences - from extra-solar system processes to environmental geoscience. this new edition of a popular textbook is completely updated and places more emphasis on the uses of radiogenic isotopes in environmental earth science. Modern isotope geochemistry is a rapidly expanding field that has a part to play in a broad range of earth and planetary sciences - from extra-solar system processes to environmental geoscience. this new edition of a popular textbook is completely updated and places more emphasis on the uses of radiogenic isotopes in environmental earth : Alan P. Dickin.

    radiogenic isotopes are described in several text-books (see e.g. Faure & Mensing, for an excellent review), and only a few relevant issues will be recalled here in order to ease further reading. Some theoretical concepts of radiogenic isotopes Basically, radiogenic isotopes are applied in two different ways; (1) to provide anFile Size: KB.   i) Those that concentrate on isotope geochemistry The chapter by Scott McLennan and co-workers entitled "The roles of provenance and sedimentary processes in the geochemistry of sedimentary rocks" is an overview of the current status of sedimentary geochemistry with emphasis on the uses and limitations of radiogenic isotopes, especially in provenance studies.

    Subsequent chapters introduce radiogenic and stable isotope geochemistry and illustrate their application to such diverse topics as determining geologic time, ancient climates, and the diets of prehistoric peoples. The focus then broadens to the formation of the solar system, the Earth, and the elements themselves/5(11). Stable isotope geochemistry: Sixth edition pertinent to the field of non-radiogenic isotope geochemistry as a whole. of the main isotope systems used in the last years as proxies to Author: Jochen Hoefs.


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Radiogenic isotope geochemistry of sedimentary and aquatic systems by Peter Stille Download PDF EPUB FB2

Introduction. This book takes the reader through the complete weathering cycle, from the continents to the oceans, from the perspective of modern radiogenic isotope geochemistry. Topics include surface weathering, fluvial processes, environmental pollution, oceanography and paleoceanography, sedimentary mineral diagenesis and radiometric dating, thus bridging the gap between processes acting on the Earth.

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The Sm-Nd Isotope System in Detrital and Authigenic Argillaceous Sediments. Radiogenic Isotope Geochemistry of Sedimentary and Aquatic Systems (Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences) Peter Stille, Graham Shields This book takes the reader through the complete weathering cycle, from the continents to the oceans, from the perspective of modern radiogenic isotope geochemistry.

1 Introduction and Basic Principles of Isotope Geochemistry 1 Stable Isotopes 1 Radiogenic Isotopes 2 The Rb-Sr Method 3 The U-Th-Pb Method., 5 The Sm-Nd Method.s 5 The K-Ar Method 6 Pb, Sr and Nd Isotopes as Geochemical "Tracers" 7 Elemental Residence Times 9 References 10 2 Weathering The third edition of Radiogenic Isotope Geology examines revolutionary changes in geochemical thinking that have occurred over the past fifteen years.

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The helium in the sedimentary bas. Isotope geochemistry is an aspect of geology based upon the study of natural variations in the relative abundances of isotopes of various elements. Variations in isotopic abundance are measured by isotope ratio mass spectrometry, and can reveal information about the ages and origins of rock, air or water bodies, or processes of mixing between them.

Radiogenic isotope geochemistry of sedimentary and aquatic systems. [Peter Stille; Graham Shields] -- This book takes the reader through the complete weathering cycle, from the continents to the oceans, from the perspective of modern radiogenic isotope geochemistry.

Description: This book takes the reader through the complete weathering cycle, from the continents to the oceans, from the perspective of modern radiogenic isotope geochemistry.

Topics include surface weathering, fluvial processes, environmental pollution, oceanography and paleoceanography, sedimentary mineral diagenesis and radiometric dating, thus bridging the gap between processes acting on the Earth.

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