Title

Test for Buried Regolith Surfaces in Apollo 16 Cores

Document Type

Conference Abstract

Publication Date

3-1978

Department

Physics and Astronomy

Abstract

A buried surface in a core can be defined as a regolith surface which existed long enough-without having been overlain by a significant soil column-to exhibit the imprimaturs of its existence: reworking, maturation, mixing, and cosmic ray gradients.