Tephra Studies

Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute ”Tephra Studies as a Tool in Quaternary Research”, held in Laugarvatn and Reykjavík, Iceland, June 18–29, 1980

  • S. Self
  • R. S. J. Sparks

Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 75)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Opening Address

  3. Dating of Tephra

    1. C. W. Naeser, N. D. Briggs, J. D. Obradovich, G. A. Izett
      Pages 13-47
    2. Virginia Steen-McIntyre
      Pages 49-64
  4. Correlation Techniques

    1. John A. Westgate, Michael P. Gorton
      Pages 73-94
    2. Gudrún Larsen
      Pages 95-102
  5. Regional Studies

    1. Sigurdur Thorarinsson
      Pages 109-134
    2. Hiroshi Machida
      Pages 161-191
    3. W. I. Rose Jr., G. A. Hahn, J. W. Drexler, M. L. Malinconico, P. S. Peterson, R. L. Wunderman
      Pages 193-211
  6. Deep-Sea Tephra Studies

  7. Studies on Individual Volcanoes or Tephra Layers

    1. George P. L. Walker
      Pages 317-330
    2. Jón Benjamínsson
      Pages 331-335
    3. K. A. Jørgensen
      Pages 347-354
  8. Archaeological and Ecological Applications

    1. C. J. Vitaliano, S. R. Taylor, W. R. Farrand, T. W. Jacobsen
      Pages 373-379
    2. P. C. Buckland, P. Foster, D. W. Perry, D. Savory
      Pages 381-389
  9. Volcanological Applications and Volcanic Hazard Research

    1. George P. L. Walker
      Pages 391-403
    2. R. J. Blong
      Pages 405-420
    3. A. L. Smith, R. V. Fisher, M. J. Roobol, J. V. Wright
      Pages 421-425
    4. Shozo Yokoyama
      Pages 427-432
    5. J. V. Wright, S. Self, R. V. Fisher
      Pages 433-439
    6. C. J. N. Wilson, G. P. L. Walker
      Pages 441-448
    7. J. V. Wright, A. L. Smith, S. Self
      Pages 457-463
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 465-481

About these proceedings


Paleogene Stratigraphy X-ray archaeology ecology fluorescence geochronology geology hazard history petrology sediment tephra volcanic ash volcano

Editors and affiliations

  • S. Self
    • 1
  • R. S. J. Sparks
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of GeologyArizona State UniversityTempeUSA
  2. 2.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of CambridgeEngland

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1981
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-009-8539-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-8537-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1389-2185
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