Metamorphic Geology (Special topics in geology)

by Cornelius Gillen

Publisher: Unwin Hyman

Written in English
Published: Pages: 144 Downloads: 460
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Subjects:

  • Metamorphism (Geology),
  • Plate Tectonics,
  • Metamorphic Petrology
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9228558M
ISBN 100045510571
ISBN 109780045510573

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This book aims to provide a timely overview of the state of the art of this field, of newly developed petrological techniques, future advancements and significant new case studies. 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. Metamorphism is the change of minerals or geologic texture (distinct arrangement of minerals) in pre-existing rocks (), without the protolith melting into liquid magma (a solid-state change).

The change occurs primarily due to heat, pressure, and the introduction of chemically active fluids. The chemical components and crystal structures of the minerals making up the rock may change even.

Photographs and information for a large collection of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. clubhipicbanyoles.com Figure S1. Metamorphic facies map of the study area. Figure S2. (a) Major and (b) trace element compositions for the granite in the composite veins, the host eclogite and the surrounding gneiss.

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Table S2. A special feature of the book is the representation, by graphic methods, of the relative gains and losses of the chemical constituents during metamorphism. Metamorphic Geology: A Text-book. By C. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our privacy policy.

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Rocks and the Rock Cycle. Search for: Reading: Metamorphic Rocks. Introduction. A metamorphic rock used to be some other type of rock, but it was changed inside the Earth to become a new type of rock. The word metamorphism comes from ancient Greek words for “change” (meta) and “form” (morph).

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