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Karstification of Evaporites

  • Petar MilanovićEmail author
  • Nikolay Maksimovich
  • Olga Meshcheriakova
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Part of the Advances in Karst Science book series (AKS)

Abstract

Karst evolution in gypsum and anhydrite rocks depends predominantly on the intensity of the dissolution. The process starts slowly by dissolution along narrow discontinuities such as joints and bedding planes and becomes much more intensive when the apertures have been opened enough for flow to become faster and turbulent.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Petar Milanović
    • 1
    Email author
  • Nikolay Maksimovich
    • 2
  • Olga Meshcheriakova
    • 3
  1. 1.BelgradeSerbia
  2. 2.Institute for Natural SciencesPerm State UniversityPermRussia
  3. 3.Institute for Natural SciencesPerm State UniversityPermRussia

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