Microprobe Techniques in the Earth Sciences

  • Philip J. Potts
  • John F. W. Bowles
  • Stephen J. B. Reed
  • Mark R. Cave

Part of the The Mineralogical Society Series book series (MIBS, volume 6)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. James V. P. Long
    Pages 1-48
  3. Stephen J. B. Reed
    Pages 49-89
  4. Pamela E. Champness
    Pages 91-139
  5. Joseph V. Smith, Mark L. Rivers
    Pages 163-233
  6. Richard W. Hinton
    Pages 235-289
  7. William T. Perkins, Nicholas J. G. Pearce
    Pages 291-325
  8. Simon Kelley
    Pages 327-358
  9. Stephen Roberts, Ian Beattie
    Pages 387-408

About this book


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This text covers the range of microanalytical techniques available for the analysis of geological samples, principally in research applications. Each chapter is written in a clear, informative style and has a tutorial element, designed to introduce each technique for the beginning and experienced researcher alike.


electron microscopy geology mass spectrometry mineral spectroscopy

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip J. Potts
    • 1
  • John F. W. Bowles
    • 2
  • Stephen J. B. Reed
    • 3
  • Mark R. Cave
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Earth SciencesThe Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK
  2. 2.Mineral Science LtdCheshamUK
  3. 3.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of CambridgeUK
  4. 4.Analytical Geochemistry GroupBritish Geological SurveyKeyworth, NottinghamUK

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