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A Text book of Mineralogy

Online | 639 Pages | English
This book is all about minerals. This fascinating scarce text comprises a wonderfully detailed handbook on the subject of mineralogy. Considered by many to be the ultimate encyclopaedia of mineralogy, this text is very comprehensive and detailed, and has provided the basis for a plethora of other mineralogy and crystallography books.

 
Mineralogy Lecture Notes by Middle East Technical University

Online | NA Pages | English
This lecture note covers the following topics: Origin of Elements and Composition-Structure of the Earth, Physical Properties of Minerals, Chemical Properties of Minerals, Chemistry and Structure of Minerals, Optical Properties of Minerals, Isotropic and Uniaxial Minerals, Biaxial Minerals and Descriptive Mineralogy.

 
Mineralogy by Prof. Stephen A. Nelson

Online | NA Pages | English
This book explains the basic principles behind the arrangement of atoms to form crystal structures, how these atoms are coordinated and bonded and how this is reflected in the external form, chemical composition, and physical properties of the crystals. Topics covered includes: Introduction to Symmetry Operations, Crystal Classes, Crystal Morphology, Crystal Symmetry, Crystallographic axes, Axial Ratios, Weiss parameters, Miller Indices, Crystal Form, Zones, Crystal Habit, Crystal Classes, X-ray crystallography, Coordination and Pauling's Rules, Coordination and Pauling's Rules, Mineral Stability, phase diagrams, Binary phase diagrams, congruent melting, incongruent melting, solid solution, and exsolution, Olivines, Garnets, Aluminosilicates, Pyroxenes and Amphiboles, Clay Minerals.

 
Mineralogy class Materials

Online | NA Pages | English
The principal objective of this note is to enable you to identify and interpret the most common rockforming and economic minerals in hand sample. Major topics covered includes: Symmetry, Crystal Morphology, Stereographic Projections, Twins, and X-ray, Crystal Chemistry, Coordination Polyhedra, Pauling's Rules and Defects, Silicate Structures, Optical Mineralogy.

 
Mineralogy Lecture Notes

Online | NA Pages | English
Objective of this course is to explain the chemical and crystallographic make-up of minerals and helps to identify common rock-forming minerals in hand sample and under the microscope. Topics covered includes: Crystal Chemistry, Crystallography, Optical Mineralogy, Systematic Mineralogy, Analytical Mineralogy, Coordination and Atomic Structure, Mineral Calculations, Taconite Mine Visit, Crystal Symmetry, Miller Indices and Stereographic Projections, Sterographic Projections, Symmetry of Plane Lattices, Refraction Index, Optical Properties of Biaxial Minerals.

 
Mineralogy Lecture Notes Online

Online | NA Pages | English
This note describes the following topics: Crystallography, Optical Mineralogy, X-ray Diffraction, Crystal Chemistry, Sillicate Minerals, Silica Polymorphs, Feldspars, Micas, Calculating Mineral Formulas, Composition Axes, Triangular Graph Paper.

 
Optical Mineralogy Lecture Notes

Online | NA Pages | English
This note explains the properties of light and its interaction with mineral grains. Also describes transmitted light petrography in the identification and familiarization with major rock forming minerals in grain mounts and thin section.

 
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