Applied Mineralogy

Applications in Industry and Environment

Authors: Mukherjee, Swapna

  • Emphasises the multidisciplinary nature of Mineralogy
  • This book covers all the fields where basic mineralogy is used
  • Covers the application of mineralogy in various commercial fields
  • Analytical techniques are described and applied to particular problems
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This book covers the entire spectrum of mineralogy and consolidates its applications in different fields. Part I starts with the very basic concept of mineralogy describing in detail the implications of the various aspects of mineral chemistry, crystallographic structures and their effects producing different mineral properties. Part II of the book describes different aspects of mineralogy like geothermobarometry, mineral thermodynamics and phase diagrams, mineral exploration and analysis, and marine minerals. Finally Part III handles the applications in industrial, medicinal and environmental mineralogy along with precious and semiprecious stone studies. The various analytical techniques and their significance in handling specific types of mineralogical problems are also covered.

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eBook $69.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Applied Mineralogy
Book Subtitle
Applications in Industry and Environment
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Capital Publishing Company, New Delhi, India
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights of print edition for SAARC countries: Capital Publishing Company
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-1162-4
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-1162-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-1161-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 562
Number of Illustrations and Tables
200 b/w illustrations, 15 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Jointly published with Capital Publishing Company
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