Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Diffusion modelling to constrain the duration of metamorphism

Stenhouse, Iona Rosslyn


In this study the application of the garnet-ilmenite system to the diffusion modelling technique was investigated. Experiments were undertaken to accurately determine the rates of geochemical processes that are associated with the garnet-ilmenite system. The diffusion parameters of elements within ilmenite have been quantified and it was found that the diffusivity is relatively fast compared to garnet. Therefore in a garnet-ilmenite diffusion model ilmenite diffusivity can be treated as...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2013
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d51506bf2714


File Description SizeFormat Image
b35684975-Stenhouse_I.pdf73.45 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator