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A 3-D shear velocity model of the crust and uppermost mantle beneath the United States from ambient seismic noise

G. D. Bensen, M. H. Ritzwoller and Y. Yang.

in Geophysical Journal International

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 10711 words.

Summary

In an earlier study, Bensen et al. measured surface wave dispersion curves from ambient noise using 203 stations across North America, which resulted...

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A 3-D viscoelastoplastic model for simulating long-term slip on non-planar faults

Qingsong Li, Mian Liu and Huai Zhang.

in Geophysical Journal International

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 7821 words.

Summary

The geometrical complexity of non-planar faults is known to affect not only fault slip rates but also crustal deformation and seismicity in the...

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A 640 kyr geomagnetic and palaeoclimatic record from Lake Baikal sediments

Vadim A. Kravchinsky, Michael E. Evans, John A. Peck, Hideo Sakai, Mikhail A. Krainov, John W. King and Mikhail I. Kuzmin.

in Geophysical Journal International

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 7448 words.

Summary

Magnetic remanence vectors for 1737 samples from two ∼100 m cores of Lake Baikal sediments are reported along with complete magnetic susceptibility...

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A. Penck

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

(1858–1945)

A German mineralogist from the University of Berlin, Penck's main interest was in Quaternary glacial land-forms, which he classified according to shape. Some of his...

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A’KF diagram

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 61 words.

A three-component triangular graph that is used to show how metamorphic *mineral assemblages vary as a function of rock

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Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 4 words.

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Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 3 words.

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Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 3 words.

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Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 4 words.

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Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 5 words.

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