channel fill

channel fill

[′chan·əl ‚fil]
(geology)
Accumulations of sand and detritus in a stream channel where the transporting capacity of the water is insufficient to remove the material as rapidly as it is delivered.
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He plunged through the wooded breast of the island, flew down to the lower end, crossed a back channel filled with rough ice to another island, gained a third island, curved back to the main river, and in desperation started to cross it.
The Joe prospect is a stratigraphic channel fill and overbank sand body that trends to the northwest on the northern part of the Orinduik Block in approximately 700 meters of water.
Weiser says Mattel is facing a challenging comps period in Q2 given last year's Cars 3 channel fill, along with the impact and shipment disruptions associated with the bankruptcy of Toys R Us.
The Cambrian Khewra Sandstone has 6 facies KH1 shows a marginal marine deepening upward sequence, KH2 facies is storm dominant lower shelf or storm dominant pro delta, KH3 facies indicates channel fill and point bar deposits of delta front, KH4 shows a switching delta lobe environment due to marine influx, KH5 shows a changing delta environment, KH6 facie is a distributary channel fill environment.
In other cases, however, final channel fill may be either rippled sandstones (Sr; Fig.
Channel lags, small channel fills, and barforms with abundant cordaitalean logs make up ~18% of the channel fill in multistorey channel bodies (Ielpi et al.
Since molecular transport depends on the lifetime of clusters, the analysis of the equation for the order parameter aims at determining the characteristic lifetime of clusters as a function of the channel fill factor and, hence, as a function of pressure, temperature, and composition of the mixture above the membrane.
Large-scale subsurface facies architecture based on the gamma-ray log including, channel fill deposits, point bar and flood plain have been identified.
The technology closely mirrors semiconductor channel fill where copper is plated in a bottom up fashion to fill sub-micron channels on silicon.
The screw speed was reduced to 30 rpm to match the residence time of the batch mixer, along with a corresponding reduction in hopper feed rate to maintain an equivalent channel fill fraction.
In order to accommodate rate differences between the recovered clock and the reference clock, the FIFO must add/drop Fibre Channel fill words between frames, per the rules delineated in Fibre Channel standards.
The conglomerate facies occurs as channel fill within the siltstone facies.

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