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Characterization of volcanic glass particles in snow and ice from Antartica

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Dutch title: Karakterisatie van vulkanische glasdeeltejs in sneeuw en ijs van Antarctica
Reference no: P106/SCHK002229

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  • Universiteit Antwerpen; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Departement Scheikunde; Onderzoeksgroep Anorganische Scheikunde, more

The characterization of particulate matter in ice cores can be correlated with historic volcanic eruptions. Conclusions can be drawn on lang range transport of particulate matter. A number of microanalytical techniques (electron microscopy, ion microscopy, microscopical X-ray fluorescence analysis are applied for morphological, structural and analytical characterization.

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