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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208444
Description: Systematic acid digestion of samples derived from 24 separate stratigraphic sections measured through thick carbonate dominated lower Cambrian successions in the Flinders Ranges (Arrowie Basin) reveal ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208443
Description: Dailyatia is an enigmatic tommotiid genus endemic to lower Cambrian successions of East Gondwana (Australia and Antarctica). The plethora of sclerite mor photype variation has made the taxonomy of the ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208431
Description: The Fortescue Group contains little-metamorphosed sediments deposited in marine and continental (fluvial and lacustrine) environments between 2775-2630 Ma, preserving a detailed record of environmenta ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208432
Description: Developments in in-situ high precision isotope ratio measurements are revolutionising our understanding of the geodynamic Earth at all scales. Laser ablation (LA) multi-collector (MC-) ICP-MS provides ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208438
Description: The Cenozoic stratum in Linxia basin, Gansu, China is nearly horizontal, reddish deposits. It is usually regarded as lake sediments, very likely due to red-gray interbeds known as "zebra layer" in the ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208437
Description: The investigation focus is to determine in the primitive Southern Kermadec basalt, (SiO2 = 49.64%, Mg1.2, MgO = 9.10wt%, normative olivine = 14.58%) the stable mineral assemblage at pressures of 0.5-1 ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208456
Description: Reappraisal of overlapped areas of Ti-Zr provinces of Australia and Russia for cost-effective Ti-Zr placers was made by joint research of IMGRE and Macquery University on the basis of boundary paramet ... More
Authors: Alroy, John
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/214235
Description: Over the last decade more and more published papers have presented supposedly interesting diversity curves. Almost all of this literature has used either (a) raw taxon counts or (b) sampling standardi ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208463
Description: IODP Expedition 317 drilled 4 sites on a landward-to-basinward transect in the Canterbury Basin off New Zealand. Site U1354 was drilled on the mid-shelf (48 km offshore), while site U1352 was on the c ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208468
Description: Inferences on subsurface temperatures in geothermal studies, based on sparse datasets and modelling, contain many sources of significant uncer tainty. Further, a problem arises in the scale of computa ... More
Authors: McAneney, John
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208469
Description: The global increase in the cost of natural disasters can be explained by the increasing concentration of assets and wealth in hazard-prone areas, a situation unlikely to change for a very long time. T ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208478
Description: Significant variability in the modality of mean and storm wave climates along the south-eastern Australian coast, has been observed on annual to decadal time scales. On longer timescales of interest t ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208474
Description: Acid mine drainage is a significant environmental hazard. Highly acidified water in affected sites causes a range of environmental issues including accumulation of heavy metals, loss of biodiversity a ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208483
Description: Surface feature morphology can reflect the lithospheric and rheological structure as well as the deformational processes of a region. On Venus the lithospheric structure is poorly known. Also, Venus' ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/208487
Description: The drifting of Australian landmass from Greater India around 136 Ma resulted in large volumes of volcanic eruptions in the Indian Ocean and surrounding continental margins. This was followed by later ... More