• Alforsite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alforsite Alforsite is a barium phosphate chloride mineral with formula: Ba 5 (PO 4) 3 Cl. It was discovered in 1981, and named to honor geologist John T. Alfors (1930–2005) of the California Geological Survey for his work in the area where it was discovered.
  • Alforsite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-112.html Named by N. G. Newberry, Eric J. Essene, and Donald R. Peacor in honor of John T. Alfors [November 24, 1930 Reedley, CA, USA - December 27, 2005 Davis, CA], geologist and systematic mineralogist with the California geological Survey, USA.
  • Alforsite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Alforsite.shtml Alforsite Titantaramellite Sanbornite Celsian. Comments: SEM image showing alforsite (al).Matrix composed by lamellar sanbornite (sa) and granular quartz (q). Rectangular crystal in the upper right corner is titantaramellite (ti) and isometric crystals included in sanbornite are celsian (ce).
  • alforsite - Wiktionary

    en.wiktionary.org/wiki/alforsite alforsite (uncountable) A hexagonal phosphate mineral of the apatite group, composed of barium, phosphorus, chlorine, and oxygen. Further reading “Alforsite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database, 1997–. “alforsite”, in Mindat.org‎, Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016. Anagrams
  • Alforsite dictionary definition | alforsite defined

    www.yourdictionary.com/alforsite alforsite definition: Noun (uncountable) 1. (mineralogy) A hexagonal phosphate mineral of the apatite group, composed of barium, phosphorus, chlorine, and oxygen. Origin John T. Alfors (1930-2005) of the California Geological Survey, and -ite....
  • What does alforsite mean? - definitions

    www.definitions.net/definition/alforsite Definition of alforsite in the Definitions.net dictionary. Meaning of alforsite. What does alforsite mean? Information and translations of alforsite in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web.
  • Alforsite, a new member of the apatite grouD: the barium ...

    www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM66/AM66_1050.pdf Alforsite, a new member of the apatite grouD: the barium analogue of chloiapatit6t NnNcy G. NEwBERRv, ERIC J. EssENE, AND DoNALD R. peecon Department of Geological Sciences University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 Abstract Alforsite, ideally Bar(POo)3CI, is a new member of the apatite group occurring in contact
  • Talk:Alforsite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Alforsite Alforsite is part of WikiProject Rocks and minerals, an attempt at creating a standardized, informative, comprehensive and easy-to-use rocks and minerals resource.If you would like to participate, you can choose to edit this article, or visit the project page for more information. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
  • Alforsite: Occurrence and Identification - Assignment Point

    www.assignmentpoint.com/science/.../alforsite-occurrence-and-identification.html Alforsite is a barium phosphate chloride mineral with formula: Ba 5 (PO 4) 3 Cl. The Apatite group is compromised of minerals that are isomorphous hexagonal phosphates. It was discovered in 1981 and named to honor geologist John T. Alfors (1930–2005) of the California Geological Survey for his work in the area where it was discovered.
  • Alforsite Ba5(PO4 3Cl - Handbook of Mineralogy

    www.handbookofmineralogy.com/pdfs/alforsite.pdf Alforsite Ba5(PO4)3Cl c 2001-2005 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1 Crystal Data: Hexagonal. Point Group: 6/m. Crystals are subhedral, to 0.2 mm, in very fine-grained masses.