Tephrochronology by microprobe glass analysis.

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Basaltic tephra layers form a considerable part of the postglacial tephra deposits in Iceland. Microprobe analysis of volcanic glass shards have made it possible to relate even very thin (1-2mm) basaltic tephra layers in distal areas outside the volcanic zones to their source.-from Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-102
Number of pages8
JournalTephra studies
Publication statusPublished - 1981


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