On the Correlation of Expandability with Mineralogy and Layering in Mixed-Layer Clays

Barbara Ransom and Harold C. Helgeson
Department of Geology and Geophysics University of California Berkeley, California 94720
Key Words: Expandability • Illite • Interstratification • Mixed layer • Nomenclature • Smectite • X-ray powder diffraction

Clays and Clay Minerals; April 1989 v. 37; no. 2; p. 189-191; DOI: 10.1346/CCMN.1989.0370212
© 1989, The Clay Minerals Society
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