ROCK MECHANICS DEFORMATION

PHASE EQUILIBRIA

Technique

 
Mineral-mineral and mineral-melt equilibria are studied at middle to lower crust conditions (pressure 7-30 kilobars, temperature 4 to 1200C) using piston-cylinder presses.
 


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