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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Schaeffer, O.A. (Oliver Adam), 1919-
Potassium argon dating.
Berlin, New York, Springer-Verlag 
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
O A Schaeffer; J Zähringer; Wolfgang Gentner
|Notes:||Published on the occasion of the sixtieth birthday of Wolfgang Gentner.|
|Description:||xi, 234 pages illustrations, portrait 24 cm|
|Contents:||Preface, by O.A. Schaeffer and J. Zähringer.--History of the K-Ar method of geochronology, by F.G. Houtermans.--Determination of radiogenic argon, by T. Kirsten.--Potassium analysis, by O. Müller.--The diffussion of argon in potassium-bearing solids, by H. Fechtig and S. Kalbitzer.--K-Ar dating of precambrian rocks, by G.W. Wetherill.--K-Ar dating of plutonic and volcanic rocks in orogenic belts, by R.L. Armstrong.--K-Ar dating of sediments, by P.M. Hurley.--The problem of contamination in obtaining accurate dates of young geologic rocks, by G.H. Curtis.--Tektites, by O.A. Schaeffer.--K-Ar ages of meteorites, by D. Krankowsky and J. Zähringer.--Literature (p. 200-230).|
|Responsibility:||compiled by O.A. Schaeffer and J. Zähringer.|