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Early diagenesis : a theoretical approach / Robert A. Berner.

Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1980] .
ISBN 0691082588, 069108260X

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Subjects Biologische aspecten.
Chemische producten.
Series Princeton series in geochemistry.
Description xii, 241 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-237) and index.
Contents General Theory -- The General Diagenetic Equation -- Diagenetic Physical and Biological Processes -- Advective Processes -- Compaction -- Rate of deposition -- Some additional useful relations -- Factors affecting porosity and compaction -- Diffusion -- Molecular diffusion -- Benthic boundary diffusion -- Bioturbation -- Transfer across the Sediment-Water Interface -- Summary of Mathematics of Diagenetic Physical and Biological Processes -- Diagenetic Chemical Processes I: Equilibrium, Homogeneous, and Microbial Reactions -- Equilibrium Processes -- Determination of equilibrium -- Solubility equilibrium -- Equilibrium adsorption and ion exchange -- Inclusion of equilibrium processes in diagenetic equations -- Homogeneous Reactions (Including Radioactive Decay) -- Microbial (Metabolic) Reactions -- Diagenetic Chemical Processes II: Precipitation, Dissolution, and Authigenic Processes -- Precipitation -- Energetics of precipitation -- Nucleation -- Crystal growth -- Transport-Controlled Growth -- Surface-Reaction Controlled Growth -- Dissolution -- Authigenic (Mineral-Diagenetic) Processes -- Diagenetic redistribution -- Flow vs diffusion -- Precipitation (replacement) from an external source -- Causative factors in authigenic processes -- Applications -- Marine Sediments of the Continental Margins -- Diagenesis Within the Zone of Bioturbation -- Diagenesis Below the Zone of Bioturbation -- Sulfate reduction -- Ammonia formation -- Phosphate diagenesis -- Methane formation -- Pelagic (Deep-Sea) Sediments.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6142505
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WorldCat Identities Berner, Robert A., 1935-
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