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General mineralogy

Minéralogie générale

Responsible Faculty: Faculty of Geosciences and Environment (FGSE)

Teacher(s): Thierry Adatte, Sébastien Pilet
Lecturer(s): -

Validity: 2012 -> 2012

No timetable defined.

Practical work

Spring semester
14 hours per semester

Teaching language(s): French
Public: Yes
Credits: 0


This course dedicated to students in geology. The fundamental knowledge in mineralogy and crystallography will be introduced. The crystal structure, chemistry and occurrence will be described for silicate, carbonate, sulphate, oxide mineral family and the formation, evolution and mechanical properties of rocks and minerals will be discussed.

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