Clay Mineralogy

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ECTS: 5.0

The holder: prof. Goran Durn, PhD,

Exam registration: Studomat

E-learning: Merlin

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Laboratory exercises30


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Obligatory literature:1. Brindley, G. W. & Brown, G. (1980): Crystal Structures of Clay Minerals and their X-ray Identification.- Mineralogical Society, London, 495 s.
2. Grim, R. E. (1962): Applied Clay Mineralogy.- McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 422 s.
3. Grim, R. E. (1968): Clay Mineralogy.- McGraw - Hill Book Company, New York, 596 s.
4. Slovenec, D. & Bermanec, V. (2003): Sistematska mineralogija - mineralogija silikata, Danona, Udžbenik Sveučilišta u Zagrebu, 359 s.
5. Slovenec, D. (2011): Opća mineralogija, Danona, Udžbenik Sveučilišta u Zagrebu, 314 s.
1. Velde, B. (1992): Introduction to clay minerals, Chemistry, Origin, Uses and Environmental Significance, Chapman and Hall, 198 s.
2. Moore, D. M. & Reynolds, R. C. (1997): X-ray diffraction and the identification and analysis of clay minerals, Oxford University Press, 378 s.
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