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12.490 Advanced Igneous Petrology | Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

12.490 Advanced Igneous Petrology | Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Advanced Igneous Petrology covers the history of and recent developments in the study of igneous rocks. Students review the chemistry and structure of igneous rock-forming minerals and proceed to study how these minerals occur and interact in igneous rocks. The course focuses on igneous processes and how we have learned about them through studying a number of significant sites worldwide.... Show More

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