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ROCK MICROSTRUCTURES


  • Rock analouge and ice microstructure development during in situ deformation experiment cycles: A new techniqual setup, software development (FAME; Fabric Analyser Microstructure Evaluation) and geological impact.


  • Rock microstructure analysis of deformed quartz and natural and artifical ice.


  • Crustal shearzone microstructures

REGIONAL GEOLOGY AND TECTONICS


Regional geology and tectonic evolution of the Cambori├║ region, Southern Brazil, Western Australia and Macedonia.

FRACTAL GEOMETRY


Development of the Mapping of Rock Fabric Anisotropy (MORFA) and map-counting methods for determination of rock fabric anisotropy and inhomogeneity.


Software development FROST (Fractal geometry based rock-structure analysis) and application to magmatic and metamorphic rock fabrics.


Phone: +46 (0)31 786 4553

Email: mark.peternell@gu.se

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Department of Earth Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Visiting address: Guldhedsgatan 5a-c

 PO Box 460, SE-405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden

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