Menu Close

Truth and Beauty in Metamorphism

Volume 43, Part 1, 2005
Editors : D. R. M. Pattison, M. R. St-Onge, N. J. Bégin, R. F. Martin

This thematic issue is devoted to one of the world’s most original thinkers in metamorphic petrology, Dugald M. Carmichael, who recently retired from Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.

The special issue consists of 24 original papers by some of the world’s leading figures in metamorphic petrology that cover the full spectrum of metamorphic petrology and its applications to Earth Science.

At 512 pages, it is the largest single of issue of Canadian Mineralogist. The volume is divided up into broad themes that reflect Dugald’s career interests:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Phase equilibria
  • Metamorphic processes
  • Metamorphic fluids
  • Petrology and structure
  • Metamorphic petrology applied to tectonics