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Mameyes and Bisley - Sediment Transport - Grain size and shape analysis (2013)

The Causes and Consequences of Particle Size Change in Fluvial Systems

Variables:  Grain Size, perimeter, circularity, roundness, mean curvature, Stand deviation of Curvature,

Standard Variables:  Roundness|Grain size

Date Range:  (2013-2013)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Litwin Miller, Kimberly; Szabo, Timea; Jerolmack, Douglas; Domokos, Gabor

Contact:  Miguel Leon,

Field Area:   Rio Mameyes | Bisley

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  • Description

    Data collected from the Rio Mameyes to characterize change in size and shape of river sediment due to abrasion. Complete details on measurement and calculation techniques can be found in the following paper: Quantifying the significance of abrasion and selective transport on downstream pebble evolution, Journal of Geophysical Review: Earth Surface, (in review).

    This is also published in the Dissertation of Kimberly Litwin Miller which can be found here:
  • Keywords

    Particle Size Change, Sediment Transport,

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    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

  • Citation for This Dataset

    Litwin Miller, Kimberly; Szabo, Timea; Jerolmack, Douglas; Domokos, Gabor (2014): Sediment Shape Evolution Due to Pebble Abrasion in the Rio Mameyes, Puerto Rico. figshare.

    Citation for This Webpage

    Litwin Miller, Kimberly; Szabo, Timea; Jerolmack, Douglas; Domokos, Gabor (2013). "CZO Dataset: Mameyes and Bisley - Sediment Transport (2013) - Grain size and shape analysis." Retrieved 21 Oct 2019, from


Mameyes and Bisley - Particle Size Change, Sediment Transport

(7217)   Data Level 3,   DOI: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1197217

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