DETECTION OF ROCK DEFECTS BY FLOURESCENCE PHOTOGRAPHY

Minute visually indistinct features in rock specimens have been detected by introduction of a fluorescent penetrant into the micro-cracks and subsequently recording the crack pattern by fluorescence photography. Applications of the procedure in the study of weathering of a sedimentary rock aggregate, from Wandong, Victoria, are described.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Commonwealth Scientific Indus Res Org, Australia

    Division of Applied Geomechanics
    East Melbourne, Victoria,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Walsh, J D
  • Publication Date: 1974-6

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 4 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00265456
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 6 1975 12:00AM