Fall 2009


Listed in: Geology, as GEOL-30


John T. Cheney (Section 01)


The crystallography and crystal chemistry of naturally occurring inorganic compounds (minerals). The identification, origin, distribution and use of minerals. Laboratory work includes the principles and methods of optical mineralogy, X-ray diffraction, back-scattered electron microscopy, and electron beam microanalysis. Four hours of lecture and two hours of directed laboratory.

Recommended requisite: Geology 11, Chemistry 11 or Chemistry 15 or their equivalent. Fall semester. Professor Cheney.


Lab Science Course


2016-17: Offered in Fall 2016
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015