Palaeointensity Methods


IntM Code Description
HeZ Petrova (Petrova et al., 1979 ; PINT ref 58) & van Zijl
LTD-DHT-S low-temperature Shaw method (Tsunakawa et al., 1997, Yamamoto et al., 2003; PINT ref 611)
LTD-T+ low-temperature Thellier with pTRM checks (Yamamoto & Tsunakawa., 2005; PINT ref 513)
M Microwave technique without pTRM checks (Hill & Shaw, 1999 ; PINT ref 174)
M+ Microwave technique with pTRM checks (Hill et al., 2006; PINT ref 603)
MSPDp Multi Specimen Parallel Differential Technique (Dekkers & Boehnel, 2006; PINT ref 607)
ONR NRM/TRM
S Shaw (Shaw, 1974 ; PINT ref 158)
ST Shaw & Thellier
ST+ Shaw & Thellier (with pTRM checks)
SW Shaw & Wilson
T- Thellier or variant without pTRM checks (Thellier & Thellier, 1959 ; PINT ref 75)
T+ Thellier or variant (e.g. Coe, 1967; PINT ref 216) with pTRM checks (Prévot et al., 1985 ; PINT ref 56) 
T+Tv Thellier with pTRM checks and Thellier corrected according to Valet et al. (1996; PINT ref 142)
Tv Thellier corrected according to Valet (Valet et al., 1996; PINT ref 142)
TZ Thellier & van Zijl
W Wilson (Wilson, 1961 ; PINT ref 80)
WB Wilson-Burakov (Burakov, 1978 ; PINT ref 215)
WT+ Wilson & Thellier with pTRM checks
WZ Wilson & van Zijl
Z van Zijl (van Zijl et al., 1962 ; PINT ref 79)