Evaluating Validity and Reliability in High-Resolution Stratigraphic Analysis

  1. Peter K. Swart,
  2. Gregor P. Eberli,
  3. Judith A. McKenzie,
  4. Ian Jarvis Series Editor2 and
  5. Tom Stevens Series Co-Editor3
  1. Carl N. Drummond and
  2. Lailah A. Marlow

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch22

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

How to Cite

Drummond, C. N. and Marlow, L. A. (2009) Evaluating Validity and Reliability in High-Resolution Stratigraphic Analysis, in Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg (eds P. K. Swart, G. P. Eberli, J. A. McKenzie, I. Jarvis and T. Stevens), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 2

    School of Geography, Geology and the Environment Centre for Earth and Environmental Science Research Kingston University, London Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE UK

  2. 3

    Department of Geography Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Geosciences and Office of Research and External Support, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN 46805–1499 260 481 5750, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405193801

Online ISBN: 9781444312065

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Keywords:

  • cyclicity;
  • milankovitch;
  • photographic interpretation;
  • Fourier analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Discrete Facies Rank Technique

  • Grey-Scale Analysis of Outcrop Photographs

  • Angle of Grey-Scale Analysis

  • Angle of the Outcrop

  • The Role of Lateral Variability in Grey-Scale Data

  • Future Directions

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements