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  • Praktikum der Gesteinsanalyseby D. Knake; P.M. Schneiderhöhn; A.G. Herrmann

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; Not Available

    Die Analyse natUrlich vorkommender Gesteine und technischer Sili­ katverbindungen hat in den letzten Jahren eine zunehmende Bedeu­ tung erhalten. Dabei wurden die klassischen gravimetrischen Ver­ fahren weitgehend durch chemisch-instrumentelle Methoden ersetzt. Die Bestimmung der Hauptkomponenten in magmatischen, metamorphen und sedimentaren Gesteinen... more...

  • Petrogenesis of Metamorphic Rocksby Niranjan Chatterjee; Helmut G.F. Winkler; E. Froese

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00

    I am grateful to all those geologists who have bought this book and made a seeond edition desirable so soon. Ihave brought it up-to-date and enlarged and expanded it where I thought it neeessary. Although the framework of the book re­ mains unehanged. a remarkable number of both petrographie al and laboratory results had to be eonsidered in this new... more...

  • Understanding Mineral Depositsby Kula Misra

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 399.00

    Mineral deposits have supplied useful or valuable material for human consumption long before they became objects of scientific curiosity or commercial exploitation. In fact, the earliest human interest in rocks was probably because of the easily accessible, useful (e. g. , red pigment in the form of earthy hematite) or valuable (e. g. , native gold... more...

  • Heavy Minerals in Colourby M.A. Mange; H. Maurer

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    Although some handbooks on the microscopic identi­ In Part I the concept of heavy mineral analysis is fication of heavy mineral grains are available, a introduced and the relative significance of factors comprehensive manual illustrated in colour has not affecting heavy mineral assemblages is discussed. There been published until now. Because the appearance... more...

  • Introduction to Clay Mineralsby Bruce Velde

    Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available

    Introduction to Clay Minerals is designed to give a detailed, concise and clear introduction to clay mineralogy. Using the information presented here, one should be able to understand clays and their mineralogy, their uses and importance in modern life. more...

  • Igneous Rocks of South-West Englandby P.A. Floyd; C.S. Exley; M.T. Styles

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 299.00

    This volume illustrates some of the significant aspects of magmatic activity from Devonian (408 million years ago) to early Permian (270 million years ago) times in SW England. This period covers the progressive development of the Variscan mountain-building episode, from initial basin formation to final deformation and the subsequent development of... more...

  • Mineral Reference Manualby Nickel; Nichols

    Springer US 2012; US$ 79.99

    of a Roman numeral, an alphabetic character and an Arabic numeral. This designation constitutes the classification symbol based on the system in Mineralogische Tabellen by Hugo Strunz (a summary is shown in Appendix A). The Roman numeral and alphabetical character divide the minerals into broad groups based mainly on chemistry, with the silicate subdivision... more...

  • Praktische Geostatistikby H. Schaeben; Hikmet Akin; Heinrich Siemes

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; Not Available

    Diese Einführung in die Anwendung der geostatistischen Methoden basiert auf langjährigen Lehrerfahrungen und praktischen Tätigkeiten der Autoren und eignet sich hervorragend als Begleitbuch zu Vorlesungen und Kursen, wobei nur geringe Kenntnisse der Statistik vorausgesetzt werden. Neben einer Fülle von durchgerechneten Beispielen werden auch die theoretischen... more...

  • Anorganische Geochemieby Peter Möller

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; Not Available

    Das vorliegende Buch richtet sich an die Studierenden der Geo­ wissenschaften, der Chemie sowie an Interessenten aus anderen Disziplinen. In einer Zeit, in der das BewuBtsein vieler Men­ schen fur die Endlichkeit irdischer Resourcen sowie fur anthro­ pogene Veranderungen in der Natur und damit fur die Unver­ antwortlichkeit menschlicher Ignoranz gegenuber... more...

  • Feldspar Mineralsby J.V. Smith

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 129.00

    33 14. 3. 5 REE between Plagioclase and Aqueous Fluid 0 Cullers et al. (1973) measured the distribution of REE at 850 C and 750 bars pressure between a natural plagioclase, An , and gaseous water. The rare earths 65 favored the plagioclase by a factor which varies from about 25 for Ce to 10 for Lu. Data were also obtained for forsterite, diopside,... more...