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Thermodynamics for Geoscientists, Fall 2006
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Principles of thermodynamics are used to infer the physical conditions of formation ...

Principles of thermodynamics are used to infer the physical conditions of formation and modification of igneous and metamorphic rocks. Includes phase equilibria of homogeneous and heterogeneous systems and thermodynamic modeling of non-ideal crystalline solutions. Surveys the processes that lead to the formation of metamorphic and igneous rocks in the major tectonic environments in the Earth's crust and mantle.

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Geology
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Full Course
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M.I.T.
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Author:
Grove, Timothy