Evaluation of morphoscopy and granolometry of wind sediments (Case study Aran-Kashan

Document Type : Research Paper


1 University of Tehran

2 university of tehran


By identifying the removal areas the reasons can be identified instead of addressing the causes, And focused on executive activities in the harvesting areas And for this, the identification of sediments is particular importance In this paper, with the aim of better understanding and interpreting sedimentary samples, Investigating and analyzing the distribution of sediments in the facies of the study area has been investigated. For this purpose, after sampling of surface soil and preparation of samples, The drying procedure was performed according to A.S.T.M standard in 8 classes, which was smaller than 64 microns to 4000 microns. By entering the data into Gradistat software, statistical parameters such as mid-diameter, skewness and sample sorting were calculated based on the Fulc's comprehensive drawing method. The results of the study showed that the particle sorting is between 0.8 and 0.3, which confirms the near-average spacing distance from the harvesting area to the sediment accumulation point. The results of the particle tilting index are in the median vein facies, agricultural lands, agriculture, and sandy areas with symmetrical pebble cover. In other facies, the index is tilted towards fine particles. In the facies of the Rigi plain, the puffy lands and the permafrost shells of the wear coefficient classes are between 0-200 and then fully angled and the particles are transported from a distance. In the rest of the facies, the wear coefficients are between 200 to 400, in which case the particles are semi-angled and the particles are transported from a relatively distant distance.


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Volume 71, Issue 3
December 2018
Pages 787-795
  • Receive Date: 27 January 2018
  • Revise Date: 29 November 2018
  • Accept Date: 02 June 2018
  • First Publish Date: 22 November 2018