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GEOE522 INSTRUMENTAL GEOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS

Course Code: 5640522
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Geological Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr FATMA KKSAL
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Principles, and applications of methods of chemical analysis related to mineralogical, petrological and geochemical problems. Preparation and concentration of samples. Spectrophotometric methods, emission and atomic absorption spectrometry. XRD and XRF analysis. Electronmicroprobe and electron microscopy. Thermal techniques and IR analysis.