Structures in Carbonate Rocks Made Visible by Luminescence Petrography

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Science  03 Dec 1965:
Vol. 150, Issue 3701, pp. 1283-1287
DOI: 10.1126/science.150.3701.1283


Using a simple device which should bring the luminescence-petrography technique within the grasp of all interested petrographers, we have examined approximately 250 thin sections of carbonate rocks and minerals. Many new phenomena became apparent.