2011 GSA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis (912 October 2011)
Session No. 89 Monday, 10 October 2011
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Minneapolis Convention Center: Room 102D-F

T129. Spectroscopy for the Geosciences in the 21st Century (GSA Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, and Volcanology Division; International Association of GeoChemistry)

Russell S. Harmon and Nancy McMillan, Presiding
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89-18:00 AM APPLICATION OF PORTABLE X-RAY FLUORESCENCE SPECTROMETRY TO PROBLEMS IN VOLCANOLOGY: WOLFF, John A., School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-2812 and CONREY, Richard M., GeoAnalytical Lab, SEES, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164, conrey@mail.wsu.edu
89-28:15 AM INSIGHTS TO THE SPECIATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF VANADIUM ASSOCIATED WITH DRINKING WATER IRON PIPE CORROSION FROM SYNCHROTRON-BASED μ-XRF MAPPING AND μ-XANES: GERKE, Tammie L., Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013, Tammie.Gerke@uc.edu, SCHECKEL, Kirk, Land Remediation and Pollution Control Division, US EPA, 5995 Center Hill Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224, and MAYNARD, J. Barry, Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, PO Box 210013, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013
89-38:30 AM MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS OF XANES SPECTRA FOR MEASUREMENT OF FERRIC IRON IN GARNETS, AMPHIBOLES, MICAS, AND GLASSES: DYAR, M. Darby1, NELMS, Melissa2, SPEICHER, Elly A.1, OZANNE, Marie V.1, GUNTER, Mickey3, and LANZIROTTI, Antonio4, (1) Dept. of Astronomy, Mount Holyoke College, 50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, mdyar@mtholyoke.edu, (2) Department of Geology and Geography, Mount Holyoke College, 50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844, (4) National Synchrotron Light Source, Brookhaven National Laboratory, The University of Chicago - CARS, Upton, NY 11973
89-48:45 AM IMPACT OF DISINFECTION TREATMENT CHANGES ON SR ADSORPTION AND ACCUMULATION IN IRON DRINKING WATER PIPE: AN UNFORESEEN ADVERSE CONSEQUENCE TO HUMAN HEALTH: GERKE, Tammie L., Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013, LUXTON, Todd P., US EPA, ORD, NRMRL, LRPCD, Cincinnati, OH 45268, SHECKEL, Kirk G., U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, ORD, NRMRL, LRPCD, 5995 Center Hill Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224, scheckel.kirk@epa.gov, MAYNARD, J. Barry, Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, PO Box 210013, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013, and SZABO, Jeff, EPA, 26th West MLK Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268
89-59:00 AM IS RAMAN READY FOR PRIME TIME? COMPARING THE MINERAL IDENTIFICATION SUCCESS RATE OF RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY AND POWDER XRD: BARTHOLOMEW, Paul R., Biology and Environmental Science, University of New Haven, 300 Boston Post Rd, West Haven, CT 06516, pbartholomew@newhaven.edu
89-69:15 AM CALIBRATING RAMAN SPECTROSCOPIC SYSTEMS FOR QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF GEOLOGICAL FLUIDS USING STANDARDS PREPARED IN FUSED SILICA CAPILLARIES: CHOU, I-Ming1, LU, Wanjun2, CHI, Guoxiang3, YUAN, Shunda4, SONG, Yucai5, DING, Junying6, NI, Pei6, and BURRUSS, Robert C.7, (1) Eastern Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 954 National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, imchou@usgs.gov, (2) State Key Laboratory of Geological Processes and Mineral Resources, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, 430074, China, (3) Geology, University of Regia, Regina, SK S4S 0A2, Canada, (4) Institute of Mineral Resources, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, Beijing, 100037, China, (5) Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, Beijing, 100037, (6) State Key Laboratory for Mineral Deposits Research, Nanjing University, Nanjing, 210093, China, (7) Eastern Energy Resources Science Center, U. S. Geological Survey, MS 956, National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192
89-79:30 AM STAND-OFF RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY OF PLANETARY SURFACES: SHARMA, Shiv K.1, MISRA, Anupam K.1, and LUCEY, Paul G.2, (1) Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, University of Hawaii, School of Earth & Ocean Science & Technology, 1680 East-West Road, POST #602, Honolulu, HI 96822, sksharma@soest.hawaii.edu, (2) Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, 1680 East-West Rd., P.O.S.T. 602b, Honolulu, HI 96822
89-89:50 AM CATHODOLUMINESCENCE OF FELDSPAR MINERALS: HASBROUCK, Kristen H.1, BROKUS, Sarah1, SILLETTI, Danielle2, BUSCAGLIA, JoAnn3, and PEASLEE, Graham F.4, (1) Geological and Environmental Sciences, Hope College, 35 E 12th Street, Holland, MI 49423, kristen.hasbrouck@hope.edu, (2) Chemistry Department, Hope College, 35 E 12th Street, Holland, MI 49423, (3) Counterterrorism and Forensic Science Research Unit, FBI Laboratory, Building 12, Quantico, VA 22135, (4) Chemistry and Geological and Environmental Sciences, Hope College, Chemistry Dept, 35 E. 12th St, Holland, MI 49423
89-910:05 AM LASER ABLATION MOLECULAR ISOTOPE SPECTROSCOPY - A NEXT GENERATION LIBS TECHNOLOGY FOR REAL-TIME ISOTOPE MEASUREMENTS: RUSSO, Rick, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, MS 70-108B, Berkeley, CA 94720, rerusso@lbl.gov
89-1010:25 AM CORRELATION OF ASH-FLOW TUFFS AND LIMESTONES USING LASER-INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSOPY (LIBS): MOVING TOWARDS REAL-TIME GEOCHEMISTRY IN THE FIELD: MCMILLAN, N.J.1, CARPENTER, Sam1, DAWKINS, Matthew1, MONTOYA, Carlos Jr1, and CHESNER, Warren2, (1) Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University, Box 30001, MSC 3AB, Las Cruces, NM 88003, nmcmilla@nmsu.edu, (2) Chesner Engineering, P.C, 38 W, Park Avenue, Ste. 200, Long Beach, NY 11561
89-1110:40 AM DETERMINING THE ORIGIN OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL OBSIDIAN SAMPLES FROM CALIFORNIA USING LASER-INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSCOPY (LIBS): HARK, Richard R.1, HARMON, Russell S.2, BRISTOL, Samantha K.3, POTTER, Ian K.1, REMUS, Jeremiah4, EAST, Lucille J.5, BARON, Dirk6, YOHE, Robert M. II7, HAVERSTOCK, Gregory J.8, and WAN, Elmira9, (1) Department of Chemistry, Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA 16652, hark@juniata.edu, (2) Marine, Earth, & Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, (3) Department of Geological & Atmospheric Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, (4) Electrical & Computer Engineering, Clarkson University, Box 5720, Potsdam, NY 13699, (5) Applied Spectra Inc, 46661 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538, (6) Department of Geological Sciences, California State University, Bakersfield, 62SCI, 9001 Stockdale Highway, Bakersfield, CA 93311, (7) Department of Sociology & Anthropology, California State University - Bakersfield, Bakersfield, CA 93311, (8) Bishop Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, 351 Pacu Lane, Bishop, CA 93514, (9) U.S. Geological Survey, 345 Middlefield Rd, MS-975, Menlo Park, CA 94025
89-1210:55 AM USE OF LASER-INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSCOPY (LIBS) AND CHEMOMETRICS TO SOLVE COMPLEX GEOCHEMICAL PROBLEMS: THE CASE OF EMERALD PROVENANCE: LIKES, Tristan, Materialytics, LLC, P.O. Box 10126, Killeen, TX 76547, t.likes@materialytics.com, MCMANUS, Catherine E., Materialytics, LLC, P.O. Box 10988, Killeen, TX 76547, MCMILLAN, Nancy J., Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University, Box 30001, MSC 3AB, Las Cruces, NM 88003, DOWE, James, Analytical Data Services, 902 Mountain Lion Circle, Harker Heights, TX 76548, and BUCKLEY, Steven G., Photon Machines, Inc, 15030 N.E. 95th St, Redmond, WA 98052
89-1311:10 AM APPLICATION OF LASER- INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSCOPY (LIBS) TO KANSAS HIGHWAY AGGREGATE ANALYSIS: RAPID IDENTIFICATION OF HIGH-QUALITY AGGREGATES: MONTOYA, Carlos Jr1, CHESNER, Warren2, and MCMILLAN, N.J.1, (1) Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University, Box 30001, MSC 3AB, Las Cruces, NM 88003, dvsheartsami@yahoo.com, (2) Chesner Engineering, P.C, 38 W, Park Avenue, Ste. 200, Long Beach, NY 11561
89-1411:25 AM APPROACHES TO CALIBRATION OF QUANTITATIVE ELEMENTAL ANALYSIS WITH LASER-INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSCOPY (LIBS): DYAR, M. Darby1, CARMOSINO, Marco L.1, SPEICHER, Elly A.1, OZANNE, Marie V.2, CLEGG, Sam M.3, and WIENS, Roger C.3, (1) Dept. of Astronomy, Mount Holyoke College, 50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, mdyar@mtholyoke.edu, (2) Dept. of Chemistry, Mount Holyoke College, 50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, (3) Los Alamos National Laboratory, P.O. Box 1663, MS J565, Los Alamos, NM 87545
89-1511:45 AM IN-SITU GEOCHRONOLOGY ON MARS BY LASER INDUCED BREAKDOWN SPECTROSCOPY: STIPE, Christopher B.1, ROSSMAN, George R.2, GUEVARA, Edward1, and BUCKLEY, Steven G.3, (1) Mechanical Engineering, Seattle University, 901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122, stipec@seattleu.edu, (2) Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, MC 170-25, 1200 E. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, (3) Photon Machines, Inc, 15030 N.E. 95th St, Redmond, WA 98052

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