petrographer


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petrographer

[pə′träg·rə·fər]
(geology)
An individual who does petrography.
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CTLGroup Senior Petrographer Jean Randolph has been promoted to the Petrography Laboratory manager.
Glagolev (1927-1993), Russian petrographer who worked at Kovdor for many years.
Russ Honea, a mineralogist and petrographer, was doing polished and thin-section studies of the various rock units in the mine.
The petrographer then identifies those minerals useful for fluid inclusion studies and determines their paragenetic relationships.
The event will take place in conjunction with the committees' standards development meetings, and provide a forum for cement technologists and concrete petrographers to present technologies advancing the industry and addressing quality control challenges.
Poole and Sims describe techniques for analyzing and evaluating concrete and other cementitious materials, providing professional petrographers both background information and details of some of the specialist techniques necessary for petrographic investigations.