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Laboratory manual for x-ray powder diffraction

Report presents an abridged guide for laboratory technicians and students using X-ray powder diffraction methodology to study crystalline structure and to determine the mineralogy of finer grained sediments, especially clays.

by Poppe, Lawrence J.; Paskevich, Valerie F.; Hathaway, John C.; and Blackwood, Dann S.
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-41
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Clay deposits, Manuals, Mineralogy, X-ray diffraction
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