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|Title: ||Late Quaternary glaciation of the Tianshan, Central Asia, using cosmogenic Be-10 surface exposure dating.|
|Authors: ||Kong, P|
Electron Spin Resonance
|Issue Date: ||Sep-2009|
|Citation: ||Kong, P., Fink, D., Na, C., & Huang, F. (2009). Late Quaternary glaciation of the Tianshan, Central Asia, using cosmogenic Be-10 surface exposure dating. Quaternary Research, 72(2), 229-233. doi:10.1016/j.yqres.2009.06.002|
|Abstract: ||Glacial deposits are present at the head of the Urumqi River valley, Tianshan, Central Asia. 10Be surface exposure ages of 15 boulders from three sites along a 12 km valley transect range from 9 to 21 ka suggesting emplacement by glacial retreat and advance commencing at the global last glacial maximum (LGM) and most likely abating in the early Holocene. Although the age spread for a given locality is not small, perhaps indicating post-depositional reworking, maximum ages per site are either coeval with or are post-LGM and inconsistent with previous pre-LGM electron spin resonance ages. © 2009, Elsevier Ltd.|
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