isotope geology


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isotope geology

n
(Geological Science) the study and application of stable and radioactive isotopes to geological processes and their time scales
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Papers on the early Palaeozoic and Holocene biostratigraphy, palaeontology and palaeogeography, which are traditionally the most successful fields in the IG research, prevail, but also innovative pieces of studies in Precambrian and isotope geology, in geochemistry and hydrogeology are included.
In 2001, as the leader of a working group, he was awarded the National Science Prize of Estonia for a series of scientific papers on isotope geology, especially on Ordovician and Silurian stratigraphy, climatology, and oceanology.