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Phanerozoic Time scale; BULLETIN of LIAISON and INFORMATION of the IUGS Subcommission on Geochronology (International Commission on Stratigraphy)
G.S. Odin (Chairman) I. Kaneoka (Vice Chairman)
Volume 15 (V-1999)
Echelle des temps phanérozoïques; BULLETIN de LIAISON et INFORMATION
Sous commission de Géochronologie de l'UISG (Commission Internationale de Stratigraphie)
G.S. Odin (Président) I. Kaneoka (Vice Président)

Contents / Sommaire

A. Administrative life Subcommission

- Annual report to International Union of Geological Sciences / Internat. Comm. Stratigraphy: 1998

p. 2
B- Contributions to the research
B-1. WG Time scale
p. 6
B-2. WG: Integrated Stratigraphy of the Miocene Sequence: Miocene from Japan

-Geochronologic constraints on the age for the last occurrence (LO) of Cyclicargolihus floridanus (CN5a/CN5b boundary) in Central Japan by Masaki Takahashi , Yuichiro Tanaka, Isao Mita, Toshinori Okada

p. 6
B-3 WG: Reliability of geochronometers

-U-Pb Ages of Miocene Tufa and Lacustrine Carbonates of the Barstow Formation, Barstow Basin, Mojave Desert, CA by Rasbury E.T., Montanez I.P., Hanson G.N., & Price G.

p. 15

- U-Pb Age of Former Marine Botryoidal Aragonite from U-Pb Ratios in Brown Replacement Calcite, Laborcita Fm (Lowermost Permian), Sacramento Mts., New Mexico by Rasbury E.T., & Ward W.B

p. 15

- U-Pb Age of a Palustrine Limestone, Monongahela Group, Southeast Ohio: Potential for Dating Terrestrial Sections by Becker M.L., Rasbury E.T., Hanson G.N., Nadon G.C. & Gierlowski-Kordesch E.H.

p. 16

B-4. WG Reference materials and conventions

-Report from the J.C. Roddick Symposium, Geological Association of Canada - Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Québec City, May 18-20, 1998. by J.K.W. Lee & M. Villeneuve (voir texte intégral)

p. 17

- comments by Lanphere, Odin, Renne (voir texte intégral)

p. 19

- The Fish Canyon Tuff -a standard for geochronology by M.A. Lanphere & H. Baadsgaard (voir texte intégral)

p. 20

- comment by P. Renne (voir texte intégral)

p. 22

- Age values for the Fish Canyon Tuff; intercomparison with other standard minerals by G S Odin (voir texte intégral)

p. 22

- Discussion about Renne et al., 1998. Absolute ages aren't exactly. Science, 282 by GS Odin & P. Renne (voir texte intégral)

p. 25

- Geological potential for intercalibration of physical dating methods by G S Odin (voir texte intégral)

p. 26

- Solar System, Meteorites, Moon, a 87Rb/U decay connection by GSO, G. Manhès & J-F Minster (voir texte intégral)

p. 28

- The 238U, 235U, 232Th, 187Re, 176Lu, 147Sm, 87Rb, and 40K half-lives used by physicists, geochronologists, chemists; a review of their funding data by G.S. Odin, G. Audi & M-M. Bé (voir texte intégral)

p. 31
C- Reports, Meetings and useful references
C-1. Recent activities of geochronolocal studies in Japan (1996-1997) by Ichiro Kaneoka
p. 42
C.2. Some recent references relevant for SOG themes
p. 48