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palaeomagnetism

Overview page. Subjects: Physics — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Field of geophysics concerned with the measurement and interpretation of remanent magnetism or the record of the Earth's past magnetic field (see geomagnetic field). Much valuable...

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palaeomagnetism

Overview page. Subjects: Physics — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Field of geophysics concerned with the measurement and interpretation of remanent magnetism or the record of the Earth's past magnetic field (see geomagnetic field). Much valuable...

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palaeomagnetism

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 37 words.

Field of geophysics concerned with the measurement and interpretation of remanent magnetism or the record of the Earth's past magnetic

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palaeomagnetism

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 31 words.

The study of variations in the intensity and direction of the Earth's magnetic field in the geological past, as recorded

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palaeomagnetism

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

The study of variations in the intensity and direction of the Earth's *magnetic field in the geological past, as

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palaeomagnetism

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 28 words.

The study of variations in the intensity and direction of the Earth's *magnetic field in the geological past, as

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palaeomagnetism

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

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

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palaeomagnetism

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

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

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palaeomagnetism

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 43 words.

Field of *geophysics concerned with the measurement and interpretation of *remanent magnetism or the record of the Earth's past magnetic field (...

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palaeomagnetism

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 133 words.

The study of magnetism in rocks, which provides information on variations in the direction and intensity of the earth's magnetic

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palaeomagnetism

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 133 words.

The study of magnetism in rocks, which provides information on variations in the direction and intensity of the earth’s magnetic

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palaeomagnetism

Storm Dunlop.

in A Dictionary of Weather

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Science. 40 words.

The study of the changes in the direction, strength, and reversals of the Earth's magnetic field that have occurred over

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palaeomagnetism

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 73 words.

Study of changes in the direction and intensity of Earth's magnetic field through geological time. This is important in

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A new conglomerate test in palaeomagnetism

Stanislav V. Shipunov, Anton A. Muraviev and Mikhail L. Bazhenov.

in Geophysical Journal International

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 0 words.

SUMMARY

The conglomerate test is widely used in palaeomagnetism to date components of natural remanent magnetization with respect to deposition of...

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The use of mini-samples in palaeomagnetism

Harald Böhnel, Daniel Michalk, Norbert Nowaczyk and Gildardo Gonzalez Naranjo.

in Geophysical Journal International

October 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 4511 words.

Summary

Rock cores of ∼25 mm diameter are widely used in palaeomagnetism. Occasionally smaller diameters have been used as well which represents distinct...

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Palaeomagnetism of the upper volcanic supergroup, southern part of the Sierra Madre Occidental, Mexico

M. Perrin, L.M. Alva-Valdivia, M. Lopez-Martinez, J. Rosas-Elguera, M. Benammi, J.A. Gonzalez-Rangel and P. Camps.

in Geophysical Journal International

June 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 8537 words.

Ash flow tuffs, or ignimbrites have been recently proposed to be a good material for palaeointensity determination. In this paper, we present a multidisciplinary study, combining...

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Intersections of remanence small circles: new tools to improve data processing and interpretation in palaeomagnetism

Martin Waldhör and Erwin Appel.

in Geophysical Journal International

July 2006; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 8056 words.

Summary

Intersections of remanence small circles are increasingly used in palaeomagnetism to determine the palaeofield direction from synfolding remanences....

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palaeomagnetism and continental drift

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The development of a very sensitive rock magnetometer in the mid-1940s paved the way for much palaeomagnetic research, including measurements on weakly magnetized sedimentary rocks, some as...

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palaeomagnetism and polar wander

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Central to understanding the importance of ancient magnetisms in rocks is the concept of the palaeomagnetic pole. In early studies of this subject it was necessary to compare magnetizations...

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palaeomagnetism: local deformation

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Palaeomagnetic methods can be used to quantify crustal deformation at scales considerably smaller than that of a continent. The palaeomagnetic approach has often proved most powerful in...

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continental drift and palaeomagnetism

Edited by Paul L. Hancock and Brian J. Skinner.

in The Oxford Companion to the Earth

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 9 words.

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