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X-Ray Microtomography of A Sulphide Rich Pallasite

Johnson, Diane; Rahman, Imran and Grady, Monica (2008). X-Ray Microtomography of A Sulphide Rich Pallasite. In: 71st Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society 2008, 28 July - 01 Aug 2008, Matsue, Japan, A67.

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The application of X-ray microtomography to the sulphide rich main group pallasite Hambleton is dicussed as an attempt to further understand pallasite genesis. X-ray microtomography is an under utilized technique for the study of diverse samples such as pallasites. The three-dimensional textures observed in Hambleton may be explained by introduction of a large sulphide volume under pressure into a metal-olivine mixture with metal approaching solidus temperature.

Item Type: Conference Item
ISSN: 1086-9379
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetSTFC (Science & Technology Facilities Council)
Not SetNot SetNERC (Natural Environment Research Council)
Keywords: Pallasite; microtomography
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 11786
Depositing User: Diane Johnson
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2008 11:24
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 19:21
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