Luminescence-dating Zeroing Tests with Antarctic Glaciomarine SedimentsEntry ID: berger_9909665
Abstract: Samples were collected via NSF-funded ships from suspensions, sediment traps, box cores, piston cores and multi-cores. The goal was to determine if daylight-sensitive luminescence signals from silt-sized feldspar and quartz grains was reduced to zero in any of the depositional settings around the Antarctic Peninsula represented by the samples. Results are in preparation for publication.
Start Date: 2001-12-05Stop Date: 2007-08-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: Holocene
Paleo Stop Date: Modern
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints The data are not yet available publicly for download.
Data Set Progress
Email: glenn.berger at dri.edu
Desert Research Institute 2215 Raggio Parkway
Province or State: Nevada
Postal Code: 89512
Draucker, S, Berger, GW, Gilbert, R, Domack, E. 2004. Luminescence Dating Tests of Detrital Grains From Sediment Traps, Andvord Bay and Brialmont Cove, Antarctic Peninsula. EOS, Trans. Amer. Geophys. Union, v.85(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract PP54A-07.
Berger, GW, Domack, EW, Draucker, SE. 2003. Photonic-dating tests of glacimarine sediments around the Antarctic Peninsula. XVI INQUA Congress Program with Abstracts, Reno, p.226.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-10-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-02