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The hydrous component of pyrope from the Dora Maira Massif, Western Alps

Rossman, George R. and Beran, Anton and Langer, Klaus (1989) The hydrous component of pyrope from the Dora Maira Massif, Western Alps. European Journal of Mineralogy, 1 (1). pp. 151-154. ISSN 0935-1221. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20130509-105641531

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Abstract

Pyrope from the Dora Mai ra Massif, Western Alps, contains a trace hydroxide component (0.003 to 0.002 wt.%). Its infrared absorption spectrum, consisting of four sharp bands in the 3,600-3,660 cm^(-1) region, is different from that of all other reported pyrope and pyrope-almandine garnet spectra, and does not correspond to the known hydrous inclusions in the pyrope.


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Additional Information:® 1989 E. Scbweiurbart'scbe Verlagsbucbbandlung. Received 13 June 1988; Accepted 25 November 1988. Subrata Ghose initially called these garnets to the attention of GRR and also provided sample 945. John White of the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution provided sample 1266 (NMNH 162498). Acknowledgements are due to Vera Hammer (Vienna) for technical assistance with aspects of this project. Portions of this study were funded by the National Science Foundation (U.S.A.) grant EAR-86-18200, and the Austrian Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (project nr. 3735). Financial support to AB by the Fulbright Commission is also acknowledged.
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Austrian Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung3735
Subject Keywords:pyrope, Dora-Maira Massif-Western Alps, infrared spectra
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