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University Of Cape Town Geology

University Of Cape Town Geology University Of Cape Town Geology Geology is the scientific study of the Earth’s structure, history, and processes, helping to unravel the mysteries of Earth’s past and meet the challenges of the future. At the forefront of geological research and education is the Department of Geology at the University of Cape… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – Stable Isotope Lab

University Of Cape Town Geology – Stable Isotope Lab University Of Cape Town Geology – Stable Isotope Lab Geology, which studies the composition, history, and processes of the Earth, contains important clues for understanding the past and present of the Earth. At the forefront of groundbreaking geological research is the Stable Isotope Laboratory at the… Read More »

UCT Geology – Fluid Inclusion Microthermometry Lab

UCT Geology – Fluid Inclusion Microthermometry Lab UCT Geology – Fluid Inclusion Microthermometry Lab Two fluid inclusion micro thermometry stages are installed in Room 304 in the Geological Sciences building on the UCT Upper Campus. A Linkam THMSG600 thermometry stage is connected to a TMS94 temperature programmer and liquid nitrogen pump, capable of a temperature… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Diffraction

University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Diffraction University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Diffraction The fascinating science of geology helps to solve the riddles of the planet’s past and present. Geologists at the University of Cape Town explore deeply the composition and structure of rocks and minerals with the aid of cutting-edge technology… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Fluorescence

University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Fluorescence University Of Cape Town Geology – X-ray Fluorescence Geology is a fascinating combination of scientific research and exploration. Geologists study the composition, development, and dynamics of the Earth to shed light on its mysteries. They have a number of effective tools at their disposal, including X-ray Fluorescence… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – Electron Microprobe

University Of Cape Town Geology – Electron Microprobe University Of Cape Town Geology – Electron Microprobe The Electron Microprobe facility allows the quantitative and/or qualitative analysis of a wide range of elements (from Boron through Uranium, if present in sufficient concentration) of solid materials at the micron scale. Procedures for the quantitative analysis of major… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – Quadrupole ICP-MS

University Of Cape Town Geology – Quadrupole ICP-MS University Of Cape Town Geology – Quadrupole ICP-MS The ICP-MS facility is able to analyze a wide range of trace elements (Li to U, excluding elements such as H, C, O, N, and noble gases) in geological and other materials that can be dissolved in an acidic… Read More »

University Of Cape Town Geology – Multicollector ICP-MS

University Of Cape Town Geology – multicollector ICP-MS University Of Cape Town Geology – multicollector ICP-MS The multi-collector ICP-MS Facility is equipped with two NuPlasma HR MC-ICP-MS instruments, together with two New Wave solid-state Laser Ablation systems (193nm and 213nm wavelengths). Sample introduction can be as a solution, after suitable chemical preparation, or in solid… Read More »