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”
A zip file containing a suite of tools for analyzing continuous particle size curves from laser diffractometry.
- 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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An Excel spreadsheet containing a macro for calculating the USDA soil texture class. The macro can be used as a cell function, allowing you to automatically calculate the texture class from a series of cells with percentages of soil separates.
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”
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”