Experimental petrology sample assembly pieces

Layout of an experimental petrology sample cylinder, made of nested metal tubes surrounding a cm-long capsule of precious metal

Detailed Description

Sample preparation for experiments in the magma dynamics laboratory involves packaging sample material in nested cylinders of precious metal and other materials in order to isolate it and enable it to be heated and pressurized.


Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: US