sedimentary petrology

sedimentary petrology

[¦sed·ə¦men·trē pə′träl·ə·jē]
(petrology)
The study of the composition, characteristics, and origin of sediments and sedimentary rocks.
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In: Procedures in Sedimentary Petrology (Carver, R.
The typically independent and isolated methods of diagenesis and sequence stratigraphy, when integrated, can serve as a powerful tool for the understanding and prediction of the distribution of diagenetic alterations of depositional porosity and permeability and of their impact on reservoir quality distribution and evolution for those working in the fields of sedimentary petrology, sequence stratigraphy, and petroleum geology.
Sedimentary Petrology (Second edition), Blackwell, pp: 25.
Moshier's teaching responsibilities cover areas of general geology, earth history, stratigraphy, sedimentary petrology, biogeology, and geoarchaeology.
Undulatory extinction in quartz of igneous and metamorphic rocks and its significance in provenance study of sedimentary rocks, Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, Vol.
Papers from an August 2004 symposium held in Florence, Italy, explore current issues in sedimentary petrology.
Weltje (2002) summarized the existing methods for construction of predictive regions in ternary diagrams in various fields of sedimentary petrology.
1990, Classification of large-scale subaqueous bedforms: a new look at an old problem: SEPM Bedforms and Bedding Structures Research Symposium: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v.
1964, Petrology of tertiary bentonites of Texas, Journal Sedimentary Petrology, v.
Undergraduate training ideally includes a solid foundation in chemistry, physics, calculus-level mathematics, statistical analysis, and computer use, along with courses in mineralogy, stratigraphy, sedimentary petrology, invertebrate paleontology, ecology, invertebrate and vertebrate zoology, evolutionary biology, and genetics.