Earth & Environmental Sciences
California State University, Fresno
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Olivine Thermometry part of Cutting Edge:Petrology:Teaching Examples
This problem set is usually given as a homework assignment (to my Mineralogy class, or in Ig and Met Pet), after some sample calculations performed in class. It allows students to practice calculating mineral components, providing tests for equilibrium, and coding into Excel a simple thermometer.