Description

Written for the practicing analyst, Analytical Methods for Geochemical Exploration offers thoroughly tested chemical analysis methods for determining what base or precious metals are in geochemical exploration samples, such as rocks, soil, or sediment. Theory is kept to a minimum and complete procedures are provided so that no additional sources are needed to conduct analyses.

Readership

Geochemists, geologists, soil scientists, and mining engineers.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Principles of Determinative Methods. Basic Materials. Methods of Sample Preparation. Field Methods. Geochemical Methods for Soils and Related Samples. Lithogeochemical Analysis. Determination of the Platinum Group Metals and Gold. Biogeochemical Analysis. ICP Source Mass Spectrometry. Each chapter includes references. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
344
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1989
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780127141701
Electronic ISBN:
9781483289304