Quaternary Widespread Tephra Catalog in and around Japan : Recent Progress
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Many widespread Quaternary tephras have been identified in and around Japan. Recent developments in tephra characterization and dating methods have provided a regional stratigraphic framework for Quaternary studies as well as for determining the nature and effects of explosive eruptions. This paper stresses on the importance of tephra catalog compilation and shows a simplified example from Japan.
- The Quat. Res.
The Quat. Res. 38(3), 194-201, 1999-06-01
Japan Association for Quaternary Research