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Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt

Rodd J. May

Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt

by Rodd J. May

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii.
    • Subjects:
    • Thermoluminescence dating.,
    • Basalt -- Hawaii.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 41-43.

      Statementby Rodd J. May.
      SeriesGeological Survey professional paper ; 1095, Geological Survey professional paper ;, 1095.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE508 .M36
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4736707M
      LC Control Number78026826

      how does thermoluminescence dating work? The thermoluminescence technique is the only physical means of determining the absolute age of pottery presently available. It is an absolute dating method, and does not depend on comparison with similar objects (as does obsidian hydration dating, for . Thermoluminescence Dating. Thermoluminescence can be used to date materials containing crystalline minerals to a specific heating event. This is useful for ceramics, as it determines the date of firing, as well as for lava, or even sediments that were exposed to substantial sunlight.

      In , the principles behind optical and thermoluminescence dating were extended to include surfaces made of granite, basalt and sandstone, such as carved rock from ancient monuments and artifacts. Ioannis Liritzis, the initiator of ancient buildings luminescence dating, has shown this in several cases of various monuments. Radiocarbon dating seeks to age fossils based on half lives of radioactive elements, while thermoluminescence is a form of luminescence that occurs when previously absorbed energy from is .

      Thermoluminescence dating (TL) takes an artifact that was at one point heated, such as a ceramic cooking pot, and heats it to measure the amount of light emitted (Daniels par 1). Within a crystalline material there exist imperfections, places in the crystal lattice that are damaged or faulted. viii LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Figure Page 1 Proposed models for the origin of the melting spot beneath 2 Hawaii 2 Map of the Hawaiian Islands 7 3 Classification of tholeiitic and alkalic basalts based on 9 alkali (Na 2 0 + K 2 0) versus silica variation 4A Range of chondrite-normalized trace element abundance 33 patterns of the Kilauea group, Mauna Loa group, and.


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Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt by Rodd J. May Download PDF EPUB FB2

Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt. The thermoluminescence (TL) properties of plagioclase separates from 11 independently dated alkalic basalts 4, years to million years old and 17 tholeiitic basalts 16 years toyears old from the Hawaiian Islands were investigated for Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt book purpose of developing a TL dating method for young volcanic rocks.

Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rodd J May; Geological Survey (U.S.). Thermoluminescence dating of Hawaiian basalt (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Rodd J May; Geological Survey (U.S.).

The thermoluminescence (TL) properties of plagioclase separates from 10 independently dated alkalic basalts from the Hawaiian Islands were studied for the purpose of developing a TL dating method for young volcanic rocks. The samples range in composition from alkalic olivine basalt to trachyte and in age from years to by: The thermoluminescence (TL) properties of plagioclase separates from 10 independently dated alkalic basalts from the Hawaiian Islands were studied for the purpose of developing a TL dating method for young volcanic rocks.

thermoluminescence (TL) signal of bulk basalt samples and their age, which could be exploited for chronometry. May () established a functional relationship between test-dose and dose-rate normalised TL and age for Hawaiian alkali basalt, whereas Sears et al.

() used the TL dose sensitivity of basalt from the Eastern Snake River Plain. Thermoluminescence Dating Us ed.

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Format: Paperback. The thermoluminescence of feldspars is strongly dependent on composition and when this is corrected for, using literature data, the slope of the regression line for the plot of log TL sensitivity against historic or radiometric age for the Hawaii basalts is within 2 sigma of the regression line for the analogous plot for the Idaho basalts Cited by: 1.

Induced thermoluminescence dating of basalts age for Hawaiian basalts. Studies of meteorites have shown that induced TL can increase with time (or heating) due either to production of the phosphor by crystallization of glass or thermoluminescence, dating 1.

Introduction. Different dating methods such as K–Ar dating, thermoluminescence (TL) dating on poly-minerals and palaeomagnetic dating were applied to materials from various Datong volcanic sites.

Substantially different ages were given by different dating methods (Li and Sun,Li,Zhu et al.,Chen et al., ).Cited by: 2. Last year we demonstrated that a suite of tholeiitic basalts that had erupted about ka to nearly ka ago in the east Snake River Plain (Idaho) showed a correlation between induced TL and age, although there was considerable scatter.

This correlation is consistent with petrographic changes in the feldspar, the major TL-producing mineral in these rocks, such as crystallization of glassy Author: D. Sears, H. Sears, S. Hughes, A. Sehlke. Thermoluminescence Thermoluminescence (TL) dating is a technique that is based on the analysis of light release when heating crystalline material.

TL-dating is used in mineralogy and geology, but is also increasingly being applied for dating of anthropological and archaeological samples.

chlorophane mineral cool state heated stateFile Size: 1MB. THERMOLUMINESCENCE DATING OF HAWAIIAN BASALT By RODD J. MAY ABSTRACT The thermoluminescence (TL) properties of plagioclase sepa­ rates from 11 independently dated alkalic basalts 4, years to million years old and 17 tholeiitic basalts 16 years toyears old from the Hawaiian Islands were investigated for the purpose ofCited by:   The first attempt of luminescence dating of volcanic rocks has been done by Wintle using thermoluminescence (TL) of rhyolites and basalts containing plagioclase found, however, a significant signal loss in artificially irradiated samples after a storage, which is known as anomalous fading, leading to an age underestimation.

Lumineszenzdatierung ist eine häufig angewendete Methode zur Altersbestimmung quartärer Materialien, wie z.B. archäologischer Artefakte, vulkanischer Ablagerungen oder von Sedimenten.

The 2–11 μm glass component of airfall ash provides a new method for dating tephra deposits when the thermoluminescence (TL) techniques developed for pottery dating are : Sumiko Tsukamoto. Welcome to Aspects of Archaeology. In this series we take a closer look at different aspects of the world of archaeology.

Abstract. Luminescence dating methods are applicable to estimate ages of past volcanic eruptions using (1) volcanic phenocrysts (quartz and feldspar) and glass within volcanic rocks (including unconsolidated tephra) and (2) rock surfaces heated by lava- or pyroclastic flow.

After a living thing dies it slowly loses C a scientist can calculate the age of an object by measuring the amount of C left in it. Another method is thermoluminescence dating. Until recently, most geologists considered that outbursts from the Auckland Volcanic Field have oc­curred sporadically for the lastyears.

However, a new study at the University of Auckland, using the technique of thermoluminescence dating, has es­timated that rock samples from the Pupuke volcano are up to(+1- 10,) years old.

K-Ar and Optically-Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) dating are the most common methods for determining the timing of volcanic activity in the DVF (Chen et al., ;Zhao et al., ).Petrology--The different types of magmas GEOL - Lecture Notes.

All of the Earth's ocean basins are made up of a special kind of volcanic rock called "basalt". Basalt first erupts as molten lava from fissures along the mid-ocean ridge system, but rapidly cools to form new ocean crust.1 Introduction.

May [, ] showed existing trends between ages in both the natural and the induced thermoluminescence for alkali basalts from the Big Island of luminescence (TL) is the light emitted as a sample is heated.

It results from electrons in metastable excited states in a crystal lattice being released by thermal by: 1.