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Title: Tulane University: Radiometric Dating
Url: http://www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/eens211/radiometric_dating.htm
Creator: Nelson, Stephen A.
Publisher: Tulane University
Description: The fourth website, developed by Professor Stephen A. Nelson at Tulane University, provides a detailed mathematical explanation of the principles of radiometric dating. The site is divided into sections which include: Principles of Radiometric Dating; The Rb/Sr System; The U, Th, Pb System; and The Age of the Earth. Other dating methods are covered briefly as well, such as potassium argon (K-Ar) dating and carbon-14. Professor Nelson concludes with a description of other users of isotopes.
LC Classification: Auxiliary sciences of history -- Archaeology -- Philosophy. Theory -- Methodology -- Dating methods. Chronology
Auxiliary sciences of history -- Archaeology -- Philosophy. Theory -- Methodology -- Dating methods. Chronology -- Carbon-14 method
Science -- Physics -- Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity -- Radioactivity and radioactive substances -- Applications -- Individual, A-Z -- Dating
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Physics
Key Concept: Physics -- Radiation
Date Issued: 2006-11-04
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
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University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Topic in Depth
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