Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-261) and index.
|Statement||Ian McDougall, T. Mark Harrison.|
|Contributions||Harrison, T. Mark.|
|LC Classifications||QE508 .M38 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 269 p. :|
|Number of Pages||269|
|LC Control Number||98029075|
This book is a welcome introduction and reference for users and innovators in geochronology. It provides modern perspectives on the current state-of-the art in most of the principal areas of. Synonyms40Ar/39Ar geochronology; Conventional K–Ar dating; K–Ar dating; Kimberlite clan rocksDefinitionsPotassium-argon (K–Ar) dating: Scientific dating method based on the natural decay of. Professor Alan Collins received a BSc (Hons.) degree from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, The University of London, then completed a PhD in at The University of . Quaternary Geochronology, pp. Hilbert-Wolf, Hannah, Roberts, Eric, Downie, Bob, Mtelela, Cassy, Stevens, Nancy J., and O'Connor, Patrick () Application of U-Pb detrital zircon geochronology to drill cuttings for age control in hydrocarbon exploration wells: a case example from the Rukwa Rift Basin, Tanzania.
The unusual black shale hosted emerald deposits of Colombia are an important source of the finest quality emeralds. The majority of world emerald deposits are related to granite pegmatites and metamorphic environments, however Colombian-type emerald is amagmatic and is associated with sedimentary-hydrothermal brines of largely evaporitic origin where the key emerald-forming elements Author: Donald John Lake.