Plasticity and compaction characteristics of the Quaternary sediments penetrated on the Guatemalan Transect; DSDP Leg 67

Author(s): Faas, R. W.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
LaFayette Coll., Dep. Geol., Easton, PA, United States
Other:
Geol. Surv. Can., Atlantic Geosci. Cent., Canada
Volume Title: Fine-grained sediments; deep-water processes and facies
Volume Author(s): Stow, Dorrik A. V., editor; Piper, D. J. W.
Source: Geological Society Special Publications, Vol.15, p.563-577; International workshop on fine-grained sediments; deep-water processes and facies, Halifax, NS, Canada, Aug. 1982, edited by Dorrik A. V. Stow and D. J. W. Piper. Publisher: Geological Society of London, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0305-8719 CODEN: GSLSBW
Note: In English. 14 refs.; illus. incl. 3 tables, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1984
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 25 Surficial Geology, Soils; Atterberg limits; Cenozoic; Central America; Clastic sediments; Clay; Cocos Plate; Compaction; Continental margin; Currents; DSDP Leg 67; Debris flows; Deformation; East Pacific; Engineering geology; Field studies; Fines; Guatemala; Marine sediments; Mass movements; Mechanical properties; Middle America Trench; North Pacific; Northeast Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Plasticity; Properties; Quaternary; Sediments; Silt; Soil mechanics; Turbidity currents
Record ID: 1985040199
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