5. How to Detect and Correct a Compaction-Shallowed Inclination

  1. Kenneth P. Kodama

Published Online: 27 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118384138.ch5

Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation

Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation

How to Cite

Kodama, K. P. (2012) How to Detect and Correct a Compaction-Shallowed Inclination, in Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118384138.ch5

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444335026

Online ISBN: 9781118384138

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Keywords:

  • compaction-shallowed inclination, detection and correction;
  • magnetic anisotropy–inclination correction, paleomagnetists and magnetic fabrics;
  • early inclination–shallowing corrections;
  • ARM in experiments, magnetic anisotropy of magnetite-bearing rocks;
  • Kodama & Davi's, the ARM anisotropy with complicated magnetic fabric;
  • Pigeon Point Formation study, on inclination-shallowing errors of about 10°;
  • anisotropy–inclination correction in Paleocene Nacimiento Formation;
  • anisotropy-based inclination-shallowing correction;
  • errors with anisotropy-based correction, propagation using method;
  • inclination flattening, a reality in sedimentary, marine/terrestrial sediments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Theoretical Basis of the Magnetic Anisotropy–Inclination Correction

  • Early Inclination-Shallowing Corrections

  • Inclination Corrections for Tectonostratigraphic Terranes of Western North America

  • Test of the Anisotropy–Inclination Correction

  • Anisotropy–Inclination Corrections: The Next Generation

  • Theoretical Basis of the Anisotropy–Inclination Correction for Hematite-Bearing Rocks

  • Red Bed Inclination Shallowing

  • The Red Bed Magnetic Anisotropy–Inclination Correction

  • A Simplified Anisotropy Correction

  • Propagating Errors in the Anisotropy–Inclination Correction

  • The 45° IRM Correction

  • Elongation–Inclination Correction Technique

  • Correcting for Inclination Flattening