Principles of applied sedimentology

 

Classification of sedimentary rocks An overview

Methods and measurements in sedimentology

Conglomerates

Sandstones

Mudstones and claystones

Limestones

Evaporites

Siliceous rocks

Pyroclastic deposits

Peat and coal

Sedimentary phosphates and phosphorites

Ore and non-metallic deposits in sedimentary rocks

 

Depositional systems General remarks

Aeolian depositional systems

Glacial depositional systems

Alluvial and fluvial depositional systems

Lacustrine depositional systems

Deltaic depositional systems

Linear terrigenous shoreline depositional systems

Shelf depositional systems

Slope depositional systems

Reefs

 

Weathering

Transport

Diagenesis An Overview

Diagenesis of calcareous rocks

Diagenesis of siliceous rocks

 

Sequence stratigraphy