2011

Applied Mineralogy

Applications in Industry and Environment

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ISBN: 978-94-007-1161-7 (Print) 978-94-007-1162-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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      Pages 1-9

      Introduction

  2. Essentials of Mineralogy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-22

      Minerals and Their Chemical Classification

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      Pages 23-53

      Mineral Crystals And Structural Classification

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      Pages 54-79

      Mineral Chemistry

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      Pages 80-100

      Physical Properties

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      Pages 101-135

      Optical Mineralogy And Its Uses

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      Pages 136-154

      Special Mineral Properties And Related Structures

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      Pages 155-209

      Descriptive Mineralogy

  3. Mineral Transformations and Their Effects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 211-211

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      Pages 213-230

      Energetics, Thermodynamics and Stability of Minerals

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      Pages 231-261

      Origin Of Minerals And Their Transformations In Nature Under Various Environmental Conditions

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      Pages 262-280

      Mineral Deposits and Their Characteristics

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      Pages 281-300

      Marine Minerals in Different Environments

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      Pages 301-315

      Minerals and Mineral Associations as Geothermometers and Geobarometers

  4. Mineral Analysis, Industry and Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 317-317

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      Pages 319-365

      Common Analytical Techniques in Mineralogical Studies

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 366-401

      Precious and Semiprecious Stones

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 402-415

      Mineralogy in Exploration of Mineral Deposits Using Magnetic, Electrical and Gravitational Properties

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      Pages 416-424

      Synthesis of Selected Minerals (Crystals) in Laboratory and Industry

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 428-489

      Industrial Mineralogy: Mineral Processing, Beneficiations and Other Related Mineral Usage

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 490-525

      Environmental Mineralogy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 526-562

      Concept of Geomedicine and Medicinal Mineralogy

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 571-575