Stratigraphy & Timescales

Stratigraphy & Timescales

1st Edition - November 22, 2016
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  • Editor: Michael Montenari
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128115503
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128115497

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Description

Stratigraphy and Timescales covers current research across a wide range of stratigraphic disciplines, providing information on recent developments for the geoscientific research community. This fully commissioned review publication aims to foster and convey progress in stratigraphy, including geochronology, magnetostratigraphy, lithostratigraphy, event-stratigraphy, isotope stratigraphy, astrochronology, climatostratigraphy, seismic stratigraphy, biostratigraphy, ice core chronology, cyclostratigraphy, palaeoceanography, sequence stratigraphy, and more.

Key Features

  • Contains contributions from leading authorities in the field
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
  • Aims to foster and convey progress in stratigraphy, including geochronology, magnetostratigraphy, lithostratigraphy, event-stratigraphy, and more

Readership

Academic and applied geoscientists in universities, industry and government; economic geologists, instructors and earth scientists.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Proterozoic Stratigraphy of Southern Indian Cratons and Global Context
    D. Saha, S. Patranabis-Deb and A.S. Collins
    2. Conodont and Graptolite Biostratigraphy of the Ordovician System of Argentina
    G.L. Albanesi and G. Ortega
    3. Chemostratigraphy and Chemofacies of Source Rock Analogues: A High-Resolution Analysis of Black Shale Successions from the Lower Silurian Formigoso Formation (Cantabrian Mountains, NW Spain)
    T. Ferriday and M. Montenari
    4. Macroevolution and Biostratigraphy of Paleozoic Foraminifers
    D. Vachard
    5. Ultra-High Resolution Palynostratigraphy of the Early Bajocian Sauzei and Humphriesianum Zones (Middle Jurassic) from Outcrop Sections in the Upper Rhine Area, Southwest Germany
    S. Feist-Burkhardt and A.E. Götz
    6. The Relevance of Iberian Sedimentary Successions for Paleogene Stratigraphy and Timescales
    A. Payros, V. Pujalte, X. Orue-Etxebarria, E. Apellaniz, G. Bernaola, J.I. Baceta, F. Caballero, J. Dinarès-Turell, S. Monechi, S. Ortiz, B. Schmitz and J. Tosquella

Product details

  • No. of pages: 518
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2016
  • Published: November 22, 2016
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128115503
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128115497

About the Serial Editor

Michael Montenari

Dr. Michael Montenari works at the Earth Sciences and Geography Department, Keele University.

Affiliations and Expertise

Earth Sciences and Geography Department, Keele University, Newcastle, UK