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Mineralogy & gems books

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Infrared and Raman Spectroscopies of Clay Minerals by Will (Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia) Gates Infrared and Raman Spectroscopies of Clay Minerals
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Infrared and Raman Spectroscopies of Clay Minerals, Volume 8 in the Developments in Clay Science series, is an up-to-date overview of spectroscopic techniques used in the study of clay minerals. The methods include infrared spectroscopy, covering near-IR (NIR), mid-IR (MIR),...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Mineral Exploration: Practical Application by Ganpat Roonwal Mineral Exploration: Practical Application

The book introduces essential concept of mineral exploration, mine evaluation and resource assessment of the discovered mineral deposit to students, beginners and professionals.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Agromining: Farming for Metals Extracting Unconventional Resources Using Plants by Antony Van Der Ent Agromining: Farming for Metals Extracting Unconventional Resources Using Plants

This is the first book on global agromining/phytomining technology. It presents the complete metal farming or agromining chain; an emerging technology expected to be transformative in the extraction of resources of those elements not accessible by traditional mining techniques. Meeting...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/08/2017

Mineral Resources From Exploration to Sustainability Assessment by Manuel Bustillo Revuelta Mineral Resources From Exploration to Sustainability Assessment

It begins with general concepts like definitions of mineral resources, mineral resources and humans, recycling mineral resources, distribution of minerals resources across Earth, and international standards in mining, among others.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/08/2017

Photo Atlas of Mineral Pseudomorphism by J. Theo (School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Australia and Department o Kloprogge Photo Atlas of Mineral Pseudomorphism
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Photo Atlas of Mineral Pseudomorphism provides a comprehensive overview on the topic of pseudomorphism-in which one mineral is replaced by another but still maintains its original crystal form-a phenomenon that is far more common than currently thought and is extremely...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2017

Minerals and Allied Natural Resources and their Sustainable Development Principles, Perspectives with Emphasis on the Indian Scenario by Mihir Deb, Sanjib Chandra Sarkar Minerals and Allied Natural Resources and their Sustainable Development Principles, Perspectives with Emphasis on the Indian Scenario
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Nonrenewable natural resources - metallic and non-metallic minerals, industrial rocks and energy resources (both organic and inorganic), have been treated in a holistic manner in this book, including two important resources (soil and water), not commonly covered in most books...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/07/2017

Natural Nanogold by Boris Osovetsky Natural Nanogold

This book summarizes systematic data on nanogold in geological objects, including mineral-concentrators of nanogold, and the structure and chemical composition of nanogold aggregates.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/06/2017

Genesis of Diamonds and Associated Phases by Yuriy A. Litvin Genesis of Diamonds and Associated Phases

This book presents an overview of recent advances in our understanding of the genesis of diamonds and the associated phases. It is divided into three main parts, starting with an introduction to the analysis of diamond inclusions to infer the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2017

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Advances in Applied Strategic Mine Planning by Roussos Dimitrakopoulos Advances in Applied Strategic Mine Planning

This book presents a collection of papers on topics in the field of strategic mine planning, including orebody modeling, mine-planning optimization and the optimization of mining complexes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/12/2017

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Microporous and other Framework Materials with Zeolite-Type Structures Zeolite-Type Crystal Structures and their Chemistry. 25 New Framework Type Codes and Supplements for Vols. B to G by Werner Baur Microporous and other Framework Materials with Zeolite-Type Structures Zeolite-Type Crystal Structures and their Chemistry. 25 New Framework Type Codes and Supplements for Vols. B to G

A strictly systematic description of zeolite-type crystal structures was not available but is now presented in this series of volumes. It is designed as a reference work for zeolite chemists and materials scientists, but it also serves as a tool...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/05/2017

Deep-Sea Mining Resource Potential, Technical and Environmental Considerations by Rahul Sharma Deep-Sea Mining Resource Potential, Technical and Environmental Considerations

This comprehensive book contains contributions from specialists who provide a complete status update along with outstanding issues encompassing different topics related to deep-sea mining.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2017

Mineral Processing Including Mineral Dressing, Experiments and Numerical Problems by Rao Vandana, Sonam Patel, Avinash Lele Mineral Processing Including Mineral Dressing, Experiments and Numerical Problems
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Deals with the methodologies used in processing / separation of minerals from their ores, including pre-processing, dressing and separation techniques. Diverse types and grades of ore require diverse machinery, tools and techniques: the book amply addresses this need for a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2017

Dolomite Formation, Characteristics & Environmental Impact by Oleg S. Pokrovsky Dolomite Formation, Characteristics & Environmental Impact


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2017

Clay Minerals Properties, Occurrence & Uses by Tushar Kanti Sen Clay Minerals Properties, Occurrence & Uses


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2017

Secrets of the Gemtrade The Connoisseur's Guide to Precious Gemstones by Richard W. Wise Secrets of the Gemtrade The Connoisseur's Guide to Precious Gemstones


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2016

Layered Intrusions by Bernard Charlier Layered Intrusions

The second part summarizes progress in the study of selected layered intrusions and their ore deposits from different parts of the world including Canada, Southwest China, Greenland and South Africa.Thirty experts have contributed to this update on recent research on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2016

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