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Analytical Techniques

How to ID minerals 
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XRD and Amphiboles Attachments

by Reiner Mielke
17 07/20/2013 11:17PM
Last Post by Ralph Bottrill

Raman Spectroscopy Attachments

by Reiner Mielke
7 07/18/2013 01:02PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Interpretation of results from EDX-detector Attachments

by Dmitry Stepanenko
14 07/17/2013 05:14AM
Last Post by Dmitry Stepanenko

EDX: unidentified Ca-Fe silicate Attachments

by Michael Shaffer
3 07/13/2013 11:05PM
Last Post by Ralph Bottrill

EDX mineral id software   (Pages: 1 2)

by Jared Freiburg
21 07/06/2013 04:32PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Discussion about Paragenesis

by Van King
4 05/29/2013 11:04PM
Last Post by Richard Gunter

Calcite removal - How!

by Brian Robin
3 05/05/2013 03:50PM
Last Post by Brian Robin

Calcite-aragonite test Attachments   (Pages: 1 2)

by Reiner Mielke
37 04/23/2013 02:44PM
Last Post by cascaillou

Solubility of minerals   (Pages: 1 2 3 4)

by Reiner Mielke
63 04/22/2013 12:50PM
Last Post by cascaillou

x-ray diffraction   (Pages: 1 2)

by Kristi Hugs
29 03/13/2013 02:30PM
Last Post by cascaillou

exotic metals

by Don Saathoff
15 02/10/2013 12:13AM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

Converting raw XRF file

by Bob Rock
3 01/09/2013 08:03PM
Last Post by Bob Rock

many questions about Taaffeite and the equipment used to test it

by Jason Evans
12 01/06/2013 11:32PM
Last Post by Tim Jokela Jr

Density of gold -vs- platinum

by Cran Cowan
5 12/27/2012 10:44PM
Last Post by Steve Stillman

Obsidian - artificial glass

by SophiaJoy MB
5 12/27/2012 01:44PM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

what's the best method to determine a "Hypersthene" Attachments

by Mark Heintzelman
3 12/07/2012 04:54PM
Last Post by Mark Heintzelman

Microspectroscopy and filters for chemical analysis

by Jeff Weissman
10 12/07/2012 01:11PM
Last Post by Owen Lewis (2)

Three forms of "sillimanite"?

by Outwash
1 11/17/2012 11:41PM
Last Post by Outwash

I need help

by Mackenzie
2 11/06/2012 09:06PM
Last Post by Maggie Wilson

crystal form?? Attachments

by Andrew Johns
4 10/29/2012 01:05PM
Last Post by Andrew Johns

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