Realistic propagation of uncertainties in geologic thermobarometry.

Kip Hodges, L. W. McKenna

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Abstract

A systematic method is described for propagating analytical and calibration uncertainties through thermobarometric calculations, in order to place realistic confidence limits on P-T estimates.-J.A.Z.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)671-680
Number of pages10
JournalAmerican Mineralogist
Volume72
Issue number7-8
StatePublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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Realistic propagation of uncertainties in geologic thermobarometry. / Hodges, Kip; McKenna, L. W.

In: American Mineralogist, Vol. 72, No. 7-8, 1987, p. 671-680.

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