World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Deep Sea Sedimentation

By Biscaye, Pierre E.

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000220429
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 0.1 MB
Reproduction Date: 2005

Title: Deep Sea Sedimentation  
Author: Biscaye, Pierre E.
Volume:
Language: English
Subject: Government publications, United Nations., United Nations. Office for Disarmament Affairs
Collections: Government Library Collection, Disarmament Documents
Historic
Publication Date:
Publisher: United Nations- Office for Disarmament Affairs (Unoda)

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Biscaye, P. E. (n.d.). Deep Sea Sedimentation. Retrieved from http://www.worldebooklibrary.net/


Description
Government Reference Publication

Excerpt
Excerpt: The problem in studying deep-sea sedimentation is basically that one obtains a sample of sediment and one would like to take it apart in such a way that you can tell where the different constituents came from, and from that learn something about the mechanisms - atmospheric, marine, fluvial - which were responsible for bringing the different constituents to where you find them. To this end we have used mineralogy - call it clay mineralogy - to analyze the fine grain size fraction. On suspended particulate matter filtered from sea water we are beginning to use scanning electron microscopy with energy-dispersive x-ray analysis. We use size frequency distributions as a means of characterizing the material. I will describe briefly two techniques that I have used in studying particulate matter in deep-sea sediments, suspended in sea water, and in atmospheric dusts.

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • National Wetland Mitigation Banking Stud... (by )
  • Phosphorus Removal Efficiency Upgrading ... Volume Historical Review (by )
  • Grain Size Distribution of the Surface S... (by )
  • Remediation and Restoration of an Oil Co... (by )
  • Phosphorus Removal Efficiency Upgrading ... Volume Sampling Program (by )
  • A Model of Organic Chemical Fate in a Bi... (by )
  • Impact of Sault Ste. Marie East End Wast... (by )
  • Wetlands : Their Use and Regulation (by )
  • Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Southweste... (by )
  • Tudur - Urban Environment Tg April 2-3, ... (by )
  • Mercury in Surficial Sediments (by )
  • Degradation Pathways of Pcb Upon Gamma I... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.