Blog Posts Tagged "petrology"

CORES DESCRIBERS : 3 teams, 3 specialties, 1 goal EPISODE 1: IGNEOUS PET

IGNEOUS PETROLOGISTS

Jim, Lyderic, Tomo, Chuan-Zou, Biswajit, Alessio

They focus on lithology and mineral composition. They have to determine grain size, modal composition (percentages of olivine, plagioclases, pyroxenes), texture ... observing the cores. And the thin sections are carefully chosen to tell the story of the magmatic chamber !

CORE DESCRIBERS : 3 teams, 3 specialities, 1 goal ! EPISODE 4 Metamorphic geologists

This team is composed of Riccardo Tribuzio, Italy, Juergen Koepke, Germany, Toshi Nosaka, Japan, James Leong, Philippines, Qiang Ma, China.

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