Microstructures of natural shear zones

Dataset title Microstructures of natural shear zones
Dataset creators Luca Menegon, University of Plymouth
Dataset theme Geoscientific Information
Dataset abstract

The dataset contains information on the crystallographic orientation and on the grain size of minerals in the brittle-viscous shear zones. The methodology used to generate it is polarized light microscopy, scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD).

Dataset content dates 01/02/2017 - 20/06/2019
Dataset spatial coverage Nusfjord, Lofoten Islands, Northern Norway
Dataset supply format tif
Dataset language English-United Kingdom
Dataset discovery metadata record Discovery Link to the dataset's BGS Discovery Metadata record
Dataset publisher British Geological Survey
Dataset publication date 25th September 2019
Dataset digital object identifier(DOI) 10.5285/5636ca5b-0446-4168-9a9f-70d2421b3c2d
Dataset citation text Menegon, L. (2019): Microstructures of natural shear zones. British Geological Survey. (Dataset).
Constraints and terms of use This data set is available under Open Government Licence, subject to the following acknowledgement accompanying any reproduced materials: "Contains data supplied by permission of the Natural Environment Research Council [YEAR]".
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