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Title: Optical Mineralogy, Study of Minerals With the Petrographic Microscope
Url: http://edafologia.ugr.es/optmine/indexw.htm
Publisher: Universidad de Granada. Departamento de Edafología y Química Agrícola
Description: This website contains an introduction to the principles of optical mineralogy. Topics include the petrographic microscope, light, thin sections, and basic theoretical concepts. The website features text illustrated with ample photographs, drawings, diagrams and movies. The site also contains self-tests using photomicrographs. This resource is a useful tutorial for an introduction or a review of optical mineralogy.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Mineralogy
Science -- Geology -- Mineralogy -- Determinative mineralogy -- Special topics, A-Z -- Optical determinations
Science -- Geology -- Mineralogy -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Microscopy
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Microscopy -- Accessories and their use
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Minerals
Physics -- Optics and light
Geography -- Minerals
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Science Materials
Study Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Professional Formation
Secondary Education
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-03-01 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-02-25 18:01:29 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 10
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