Advanced analytical methods in mineralogy and petrography for cultural heritage, laboratory

A.Y. 2017/2018
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
GEO/06 GEO/07
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Students should be able to: (i) understand the principles of analytical techniques; (ii) understand the most appropriate methods for the study of specific topics in cultural heritage studies; (iii) understand critically the results of analytical techniques.
Expected learning outcomes
A detailed knowledge of the most common analytical techniques specific for mineralogical and petrographical analysis.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
Course syllabus
- Introductory crystallography
- Optical mineralogy
- X-ray diffraction
- Complementary mineralogical and petrographic analysis
- Systematic mineralogy and gemmology
- Applied mineralogy and petrography
GEO/06 - MINERALOGY - University credits: 0
GEO/07 - PETROLOGY AND PETROGRAPHY - University credits: 0
Lessons: 48 hours