Analysis of Particulate Matter Collected by Sediment Traps and from Sediment Cores

  1. David C. Hurd and
  2. Derek W. Spencer
  1. Bob Collier,
  2. Jack Dymond,
  3. Roberta Conard and
  4. Jim Robbins

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM063p0235

Marine Particles: Analysis and Characterization

Marine Particles: Analysis and Characterization

How to Cite

Collier, B., Dymond, J., Conard, R. and Robbins, J. (1991) Analysis of Particulate Matter Collected by Sediment Traps and from Sediment Cores, in Marine Particles: Analysis and Characterization (eds D. C. Hurd and D. W. Spencer), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM063p0235

Author Information

  1. College of Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900292

Online ISBN: 9781118663776

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Keywords:

  • Marine sediments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Filtration Methods and Materials

  • Loss of “Labile Substances” During Storage and Handling

  • Atomic Absorption (AA) Analysis

  • Instrumental Neutron Activation Analyses (INAA)

  • Intercalibration of AA and INAA Techniques

  • Sequential Extraction Procedures