Advertisement

Fabric Analysis Techniques

  • Neal R. O’Brien
  • Roger M. Slatt

Abstract

Based upon our experience, we suggest studying the fabrics of argillaceous rocks by combining three techniques: x-radiography, petrography, and scanning electron microscopy. Each provides useful information of macrofabrics revealed by radiography and thin-sections, and microfabrics revealed with the scanning electron microscope (SEM). Thus, argillaceous rock fabric analysis is a three-step procedure.

Keywords

Carbon Capture Grit Size Scanning Electron Microscope Viewing Argillaceous Rock Scanning Electron Microscope Photomicrograph 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Neal R. O’Brien
    • 1
  • Roger M. Slatt
    • 2
  1. 1.Geology Department Potsdam CollegeState University of New YorkPotsdamUSA
  2. 2.Research and Technical ServicesARCO Oil and Gas CompanyPlanoUSA

Personalised recommendations