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Title Chemostratigraphy across major chronological boundaries / Alcides N. Sial, [and 3 others] editors
Published Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley and Sons, Incorporated ; Washington, D.C. : American Geophysical Union, 2018
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Series Geophysical Monograph Series ; 240
Geophysical monograph series ; 240
Contents Intro -- TITLE PAGE -- COPYRIGHT PAGE -- CONTENTS -- CONTRIBUTORS -- PREFACE -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- Part I Introduction -- Chapter 1 Chemostratigraphy as a Formal Stratigraphic Method -- 1.1. INTRODUCTION -- 1.2. BASIS AND DEVELOPMENT OF CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY -- 1.3. CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY AND CHRONOSTRATIGRAPHIC BOUNDARIES -- 1.4. CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY AS FORMAL STRATIGRAPHIC METHOD -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 2 Glossary of Chemostratigraphy -- 2.1. INTRODUCTION -- 2.2. CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY: TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES AND EXPANDING POSSIBILITIES -- 2.3. GLOSSARY -- 2.4. SUMMARY -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Part II Precambrian -- Chapter 3 The Archean-Proterozoic Boundary and the Great Oxidation Event -- 3.1. INTRODUCTION -- 3.2. SULFUR ISOTOPES -- 3.3. CHROMIUM ISOTOPES -- 3.4. MOLYBDENUM ISOTOPES AND CONCENTRATIONS -- 3.5. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 4 Chronochemostratigraphy of Platform Sequences Across the Paleoproterozoic-Mesoproterozoic Transition -- 4.1. INTRODUCTION -- 4.2. COLUMBIA SUPERCONTINENT AND POTENTIAL GSSP FOR PALEOPROTEROZOIC-MESOPROTEROZOIC BOUNDARY -- 4.3. CHRONOSTRATIGRAPHIC CORRELATIONS FROM LATE PALEOPROTEROZOIC TO EARLY MESOPROTEROZOIC ERAS -- 4.4. CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY -- 4.5. DETRITAL ZIRCON RECORD -- 4.6. CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 5 Chemostratigraphy of the Mesoproterozoic-Neoproterozoic Transition -- 5.1. INTRODUCTION -- 5.2. GEOCHRONOLOGIC AND CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHIC INFORMATION -- 5.3. AVAILABLE GEOCHEMICAL EVIDENCE OF MARINE OXYGEN LEVELS -- 5.4. MO ISOTOPE EVIDENCE OF OCEAN OXYGENATION -- 5.5. SUMMARY -- 5.6. METHODS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 6 The Cryogenian-Ediacaran Boundary in the Southern Amazon Craton -- 6.1. INTRODUCTION -- 6.2. GEOLOGICAL SETTING -- 6.3. THE MARINOAN GLACIAL DEPOSITS
Chapter 11 Jurassic-Cretaceous Carbon Isotope Geochemistry-Proxy for Paleoceanography and Tool for Stratigraphy -- 11.1. INTRODUCTION -- 11.2. CARBON ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY: FROM A PALEOCLIMATIC TO A STRATIGRAPHIC TOOL -- 11.3. CARBON ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY: WIGGLES, EXCURSIONS, AND SPIKES -- 11.4. CARBONATE CARBON AND ORGANIC CARBON ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY -- 11.5. CARBON ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY: TERMINOLOGY -- 11.6. CARBON ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY: A PALEOCEANOGRAPHIC TOOL -- 11.7. C ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY AND THE JURASSIC-CRETACEOUS BOUNDARY -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Chapter 12 Chemostratigraphy Across the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) Boundary: Testing the Impact and Volcanism Hypotheses -- 12.1. INTRODUCTION -- 12.2. CAUSE FOR MASSIVE EXTINCTION AT THE CRETACEOUS-PALEOGENE BOUNDARY: IMPACT OR VOLCANISM OR BOTH? -- 12.3. SELECTED CRETACEOUS-PALEOGENE BOUNDARY SECTIONS -- 12.4. ELEMENTAL AND ISOTOPE CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY -- 12.5. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Part V Cenozoic -- Chapter 13 Cenozoic Chemostratigraphy: Understanding the Most Recent Era of the Earth's History -- 13.1. INTRODUCTION -- 13.2. CHRONOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE CENOZOIC ERA -- 13.3. MAJOR GEOLOGICAL EVENTS AND SPATIOTEMPORAL SCALES -- 13.4. DISCUSSION -- 13.5. CONCLUSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- Index -- Supplemental Images -- EULA
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 19, 2018)
Subject Chemostratigraphy.
Chemostratigraphy.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geography.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geology.
Form Electronic book
Author Sial, Alcides N., editor
ISBN 1119382505
1119382556
9781119382508
9781119382553