ISBN-10:
0387954945
ISBN-13:
9780387954943
Pub. Date:
09/10/2002
Publisher:
Springer New York
High-Pressure Shock Compression of Solids V: Shock Chemistry with Applications to Meteorite Impacts / Edition 1

High-Pressure Shock Compression of Solids V: Shock Chemistry with Applications to Meteorite Impacts / Edition 1

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Overview

This volume is concerned primarily with the chemical and physical effects of shock waves on typical materials. It compares naturally occurring materials with similar materials produced by shock compression in the laboratory, providing clues about the environment and events that produced the natural materials.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780387954943
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 09/10/2002
Series: Shock Wave and High Pressure Phenomena
Edition description: 2003
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.24(d)

Table of Contents

Experimental Techniques for the Simulation of Shock Metamorphism: A Case Study on Calcite / Shock Experiments on a Preheated Basaltic Eucrite / Structural Evolution of Quartz and Feldspar Crystals and their Glasses by Shock Compression / Shock Reactions of Carbon-Bearing Materials and their Cosmochemical Significance / Shock-Induced Phase Transitions in Oriented Pyrolytic Graphite / Shock Wave Chemistry and Ultrafine Diamond from Explosives in China / Redistribution of Radiogenic Lead in Plagioclase during Shock Metamorphism / Terrestrial Acidification at the K/T Boundary / Impact Processes of Ice in the Solar System

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