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Data set name

Major and trace elements in sediments of Amvrakikos Gulf, north western Greece and the Aegean Sea (1990-1992)

Data holding centreNational Centre for Scientific Research 'Demokritos', Institute of Materials Science, X-Ray Laboratory (XRL/NCSRD)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 1990 - 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Amvrakikos Gulf, South Aegean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks

Instruments

X-ray fluorescence analysers; X-ray diffractometers

Description 
Summary

Sediment samples were collected by the National Centre for Marine Research within the framework of national and international research projects, and provided to the X-Ray Laboratory NRCPC 'D' for major and trace element analyses. The data set consists of 51 samples which were obtained in Amvrakikos Gulf and 300 samples obtained in the South Aegean Sea. The data from all the samples analysed have been compared and normalized with international standards for marine and river sediments.

OriginatorsNational Centre for Scientific Research 'Demokritos', Institute of Materials Science, X-Ray Laboratory (XRL/NCSRD)
Availability 
OrganisationNational Centre for Scientific Research 'Demokritos', Institute of Materials Science, X-Ray Laboratory (XRL/NCSRD)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr S. Filippakis
Address

National Centre for Scientific Research 'Demokritos', Institute of Materials Science, X-Ray Laboratory (XRL/NCSRD)
Aghia Paraskevi P.O. Box 60228
Athens

153 10
Greece

Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6016001
Global identifier1306
Last revised2015-07-22