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Autor: Kurt Bucher
ISBN-13: 9783642442346
Einband: Previously published in hardcover
Seiten: 428
Gewicht: 670 g
Format: 234x156x24 mm
Sprache: Englisch
Petrogenesis of Metamorphic Rocks illustrates stability relations in minerals with a variety of diagrams. The text discusses the most common metamorphic rock types, their nomenclature, structure and presents a graphical representation of their mineral assemblages.
Definition, Conditions and Types of Metamorphism.- Metamorphic Rocks.- Metamorphic Processes.- Metamorphic Grade.- Metamorphism of Ultramafic Rocks.- Metamorphism of Dolomites and Limestones.- Metamorphism of Pelitic Rocks (Metapelites).- Metamorphism of Marls.- Metamorphism of Mafic Rocks.- Metamorphism of Quartzofeldspathic Rocks.
Petrogenesis of Metamorphic Rocks presents a large number of diagrams showing the stability relations among minerals and groups of minerals found in metamorphic rocks. The diagrams help to determine the pressure and temperature conditions under which a given set of metamorphic rocks may have formed. Other parameters that control metamorphic mineral assemblages are also discussed and pitfalls resulting from simplifications and generalizations are highlighted. The book discusses the most common metamorphic rock types, their nomenclature, structure and graphical representation of their mineral assemblages.
Part I defines basic principles of metamorphism, introduces metamorphic processes, geologic thermometry and barometry and defines metamorphic grade. Part II presents in a systematic way mineralogical changes and assemblages found in the most common types of metamorphic rocks. The computation of diagrams is based on recent advances in quantitative petrology and geochemistry. An extensive bibliography, including the key contributions and classic papers in the field, make it an invaluable source book for graduate students and professional geologists.
Autor: Kurt Bucher
ISBN-13:: 9783642442346
ISBN: 364244234X
Verlag: Springer, Berlin, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Springer
Gewicht: 670g
Seiten: 428
Sprache: Englisch
Auflage 8. Aufl.
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 234x156x24 mm, 25 Tabellen