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Velocity-Density Relations

Anderson, Don L. (1970) Velocity-Density Relations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 75 (8). pp. 1623-1624. ISSN 0148-0227.

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In 1961 Birch [1961] found an empirical linear relationship between the density and the compressional velocity in rocks.

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Additional Information:© 1970 American Geophysical Union. Received October 20, 1969. Contribution 1689, Division of Geological Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California. This research was supported by DASA contract 01-68-C-069.
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Official Citation:Anderson, D. L. (1970), Velocity-density relations, J. Geophys. Res., 75(8), 1623–1624, doi:10.1029/JB075i008p01623.
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