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By S. Ghose, J. Ganguly (auth.), Surendra K. Saxena (eds.)

The moment quantity of this sequence contains 3 components. half I specializes in the examine on intracrystalline reactions. This paintings, which begun approximately 20 years in the past, is seriously reviewed by way of Ghose and Ganguly in bankruptcy 1. in addition to the overview, the authors contain a few of their formerly unpublished paintings to illustrate how destiny learn might reduction in acquiring information on thermodynamics of good suggestions and in figuring out the cooling historical past of igneous and metamorphic rocks. The latter can be the subject matter followed through Kretz within the moment bankruptcy, which examines the redistribution of Fe and Mg in coexisting silicates in the course of cooling. bankruptcy three comprises new information on Fe-Mg distribution in clinopyroxenes. Dal Negro and his co-authors have chosen a sequence of clinopyroxenes from volcanic rocks and current web site occupancy information on a number of clinopyroxenes of intermediate compositions. the knowledge set has no longer been released ahead of and is the 1st of its sort. half II of this booklet starts off with a bankruptcy on melts via Gaskell, who explores the connection among density and constitution of silicate melts. this can be by way of the synthesis of information generated within the U.S.S.R. through Shmulovich and his co-authors on fluids. Blencoe, Merkel and Seil current a radical research of the part equilibrium information on feldspars coexisting with fluids within the 3rd bankruptcy during this part.

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Gibbs, G. , and Ribbe, P. H. (1969) The crystal structures of the humite minerals. I. Norbergite, Amer. Mineral. 54, 376-390. Gibbs, G. , Ribbe, P. , and Anderson, C. W. (1970) The crystal structures of the humite minerals. II. Chondrodite, Amer. Mineral. 55, 1182-1194. Goldman, D. , and Rossman, G. R. (1977) The spectra of iron in orthopyroxene revisited: the splitting of the ground state, Amer. Mineral. 62, 151-157. Goldman, D. , and Rossman, G. R. (1979) Determination of quantitative cation distribution in orthopyroxenes from electronic absorption spectra, Phys.

The oxygen and (OH) or F ions are hexagonally close packed with half the octahedral sites occupied. As in olivine, the isolated silicate tetrahedron shares three edges with octahedra. The numbers and types of octahedral sites in humite minerals are shown in Table 14. Chondrodite, Mg5(F,OHh(Si0 4b has one-tenth of its tetrahedral sites filled. The M25 octahedron with the coordination M0 5(OH, F) is more distorted than the M2 site in olivine. , 1970). Humite, Mg 7(F, OHh(Si0 4)3' has 3/28 of the tetrahedral sites filled and there are two different types of tetrahedra.

Soc. fro Mineral. Cristallogr. 97, 170-183. Wenk, H. , and Raymond, K. N. (1973) Four new structure refinements of olivine, Z. Kristallogr. 137, 86-105. Wertheim, G. K. (1964) Mossbauer Effect: Principles and Applications. Academic Press, New York. Will, G. and Nover, K. (1979) Influence of oxygen partial pressure on the MgjFe distribution in olivines. Phys. Chem. Minerals 4, 199-208. Woolfson, M. M. (1970) An introduction to X-ray crystallography. Cambridge Univ. Press, 380 pp. Yamamoto, K. and Akimoto, S.

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