Cristobalite; its relationship to chert formation in selected samples from the Deep Sea Drilling Project

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doi: 10.1306/74D72847-2B21-11D7-8648000102C1865D
Author(s): Greenwood, Robert
Volume Title: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology
Source: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, 43(3), p.700-708. Publisher: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Tulsa, OK, United States. ISSN: 0022-4472 CODEN: JSEPAK
Note: In English; illus.
Summary: Experimental studies, conversion of opal to cristobalite to chert by heating, silica may crystallize directly to chert
Year of Publication: 1973
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 06 Petrology, Sedimentary; Chemically precipitated rocks; Chert; Diagenesis; Experimental studies; Genesis; Marine; Ocean basins; Pelagic; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentation; Sediments; Silica
Record ID: 1974003789
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