A new depositional model for sand-rich loess on the Buckley Flats outwash plain, northwestern Lower Michigan

Nyland, K.E., R.J. Schaetzl, A. Ignatov, and B.A. Miller. A new depositional model for sand-rich loess on the Buckley Flats outwash plain, northwestern Lower Michigan. Aeolian Research, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.aeolia.2017.05.005. Continue reading “A new depositional model for sand-rich loess on the Buckley Flats outwash plain, northwestern Lower Michigan”

Particle Size Analysis Toolpack v2

A zip file containing a suite of tools for analyzing continuous particle size curves from laser diffractometry.

Includes:

  • export templates for Malvern software,
  • analysis template for recommended quality control procedure,
  • reporting templates for organized presentation of results with additional metrics, and
  • a data filter for removing the larger particle size peak from bimodal curves.

 

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Thin, pedoturbated, and locally sourced loess in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Luehmann, M.D., R.J. Schaetzl, B.A. Miller, and M.E. Bigsby. 2012. Thin, pedoturbated, and locally sourced loess in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Aeolian Research 8:85-100. doi:10.1016/j.aeolia.2012.11.003. Continue reading “Thin, pedoturbated, and locally sourced loess in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan”

Precision of soil particle size results using laser diffractometry

Miller, B.A. and R.J. Schaetzl. 2012. Precision of soil sample particle size results using laser diffractometry. Soil Science Society of America Journal 76(5):1719-1727. doi:10.2136/sssaj2011.0303. Continue reading “Precision of soil particle size results using laser diffractometry”