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STRATI 2013 pp 733-736 | Cite as

Chroniberia: The Ongoing Development of a Geochronological GIS Database of Iberia

  • C. Lopes
  • A. Ferreira
  • M. ChichorroEmail author
  • M. F. Pereira
  • J. A. Almeida
  • A. R Solá
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Abstract

Geochronological comparisons of large datasets are facilitated by the use of structured databases. This paper reports the ongoing development of CHRONIBERIA, a geochronological GIS database that will provide access to zircon U–Pb age datasets from Iberia. The database will also integrate relevant distinct datasets from other correlative regions around the world to construct a framework based on stratigraphic, sedimentological, and palaeogeographical data.

Keywords

Geochronology Zircon U–Th–Pb Database GIS Iberia 

Notes

Acknowledgments

C. Lopes acknowledges a research grant of 12 months duration that was sponsored by project GONDWANA-PTDC/CTE-GIX/110426/2009 funded by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (Portugal). It is a contribution to project PEst-OE/CTE/UI4073/2014.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Lopes
    • 1
  • A. Ferreira
    • 1
  • M. Chichorro
    • 1
    Email author
  • M. F. Pereira
    • 2
  • J. A. Almeida
    • 1
  • A. R Solá
    • 3
  1. 1.CICEGe, Departamento de Ciências da Terra, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia Universidade nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal
  2. 2.IDL, Departamento de GeociênciasECT, Universidade de ÉvoraÉvoraPortugal
  3. 3.Unidade de Geologia, Hidrogeologia e Geologia Costeira, LNEGLisbonPortugal

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