The Department of Geosciences at New Mexico Tech will be offering, for the third time, a fluid inclusion users school in Socorro. The short course will be held 9-12 August, 1995. The instructors will include A. Rankin, D. Norman, A. Campbell, P. Brown and N. Dunbar. The school is designed to introduce new users to fluid inclusions as well as cover more advanced topics in various methods of chemical analysis of fluid inclusions. Morning sessions will be devoted to lectures and case histories and afternoon sessions to laboratory classes and demonstrations. A wide variety of topics will be covered including:
Sample selection and preparation Optical examination and petrography Microthermometry Gas Analysis by quadrapole mass spec Infrared and UV microscopes Developments in computerized fluid inclusion analysis Melt inclusions Stable isotope analysis GCMS analysis for organic constituents INAA analysis of inclusion fluids Argon isotope analysis of inclusion fluids Equipment available for use during the course includes: Linkam heating/freezing stage Linkam high temperature stage FLUID Inc gas-flow stage Research Devices and Olympus Infrared microscopes Nikon UV microscope Hitachi SEm with EDAX system Balzers quadrupole mass spectrometer HP GCMS for organic analysis Neutron activation analysis Finnigan MAT Delta E Ar-Ar dating lab with laser ablation For more information on the users school please contact:
Attendance will be limited to the first 20 applicants. A fee of $490 includes 3 lunches, refreshments, a banquet and course notes.
Department of Geoscience New Mexico Tech Socorro NM 87801 505-835-5634 Phone 505-835-6436 Fax E-mail: email@example.com After June 5 contact: Andrew Campbell 505-835-5327 firstname.lastname@example.org