Heavy mineral analysis

 

Sampling

Separation

Examination

 

Provenance

Weathering

Transport

Diagenetic and hydrothermal alterations                                                              

 

Rock-forming and placer minerals

-         zircon

-         rutile-brookite-anatase

-         tourmaline

-         spinel-garnet s.s.s. -corundum

-         apatite-monazite-xenotime

-         epidote-(clino)zoisite-orthite

-         sillimanite-andalusite-kyanite-staurolite

-         amphibole s.s.s.

-         clino- and orthopyroxene s.s.s.

-         olivine s.s.s.

-         topaz-cassiterite

-         barite

-         siderite

-         fluorite