ANALYSES OF ROCK SURFACE COLOUR CHANGES DUE TO WEATHERING

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GÖKAY, Mehmet Kemal;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Selçuk Üniversitesi Mühendislik Fakültesi
  • Journal: Selçuk Üniversitesi Mühendislik, Bilim ve Teknoloji Dergisi (issn: 2147-9364)
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  • Subject: Decolourisation, Rock weathering, Colour change, Color analyses.

Description parameters of rock masses and minerals include their colours as well. Colours appear in daylight for surfaced rock masses are changing slightly due to weathering layers which have been covering its surface gradually. Healthy human eyes can manage to differen... View more
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