By Sadoon Morad
Carbonate cements are quite common and ample in clastic sequences. They profoundly impact the standard of hydrocarbon reservoirs and provide vital details on palaeoenvironments and the chemical composition and circulate styles of fluids in sedimentary basins. regardless of this significance, their distribution styles in time and house and their geochemical evolution should not but deeply explored and elucidated. This designated e-book comprises 21 evaluate papers and case reviews on carbonate cementation in clastic sequences written by means of invited experts at the topic. those papers current a large and deep insurance that improve our wisdom approximately carbonate cementation in numerous clastic depositional environments, tectonic settings and burial histories. The e-book may be of exact curiosity to researchers, petroleum geologists and academics and scholars on the postgraduate point. while you are a member of the overseas organization of Sedimentologists, for buying info, please see: http://www.iasnet.org/publications/details.asp?code=SP26
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