Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Petrology

New Perspectives and Applications

Edited by Ali Al-Juboury

Mosul University

Petrology, New Perspectives and Applications is designed for advanced graduate courses and professionals in petrology. The book includes eight chapters that are focused on the recent advances and application of modern petrologic and geochemical methods for the understanding of igneous, metamorphic and even sedimentary rocks. Research studies contained in this volume provide an overview of application of modern petrologic techniques to rocks of diverse origins. They reflect a wide variety of settings (from South America to the Far East, and from Africa to Central Asia) as well as ages ranging from late Precambrian to late Cenozoic, with several on Mesozoic/Cenozoic volcanism.

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PetrologyNew Perspectives and ApplicationsEdited by Ali Al-Juboury

Published: January 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/920

ISBN: 978-953-307-800-7

Copyright year: 2012

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31561 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

19 Web of Science Citations

32 Dimensions Citations

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1. Secular Evolution of Lithospheric Mantle Beneath the Central North China Craton: Implication from Basaltic Rocks and Their Xenoliths

By Yan-Jie Tang, Hong-Fu Zhang and Ji-Feng Ying

2066

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2. Petrological and Geochemical Characteristics of Mafic Granulites Associated with Alkaline Rocks in the Pan-African Dahomeyide Suture Zone, Southeastern Ghana

By Prosper M. Nude, Kodjopa Attoh, John W. Shervais and Gordon Foli

2616

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3. Petrogenesis and Tectono-Magmatic Setting of Meso-Cenozoic Magmatism in Azerbaijan Province, Northwestern Iran

By Hemayat Jamali, Abdolmajid Yaghubpur, Behzad Mehrabi, Yildirim Dilek, Farahnaz Daliran and Ahmad Meshkani

3389

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4. Petrologic Study of Explosive Pyroclastic Eruption Stage in Shirataka Volcano, NE Japan: Synchronized Eruption of Multiple Magma Chambers

By Masao Ban, Shiho Hirotani, Osamu Ishizuka and Naoyoshi Iwata

1619

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5. Late to Post-Orogenic Brasiliano-Pan-African Volcano-Sedimentary Basins in the Dom Feliciano Belt, Southernmost Brazil

By Delia del Pilar Montecinos de Almeida, Farid Chemale Jr. and Adriane Machado

1569

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6. Allchar Deposit in Republic of Macedonia – Petrology and Age Determination

By Blazo Boev and Rade Jelenkovic

1728

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7. A Combined Petrological-Geochemical Study of the Paleozoic Successions of Iraq

By A. I. Al-Juboury

4989

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8. Organic Petrology: An Overview

By Suárez-Ruiz Isabel

13585

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