Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds. / Zhang, H.-F.; Lu, F X ; Zhao, L; Menzies, Martin; Mattey, Dave; LIang, S.Y.

In: Journal of China University of Geosciences, Vol. 34, No. 1, 2009, p. 37-42.

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Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds. / Zhang, H.-F.; Lu, F X ; Zhao, L; Menzies, Martin; Mattey, Dave; LIang, S.Y.

In: Journal of China University of Geosciences, Vol. 34, No. 1, 2009, p. 37-42.

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Zhang, H-F, Lu, FX, Zhao, L, Menzies, M, Mattey, D & LIang, SY 2009, 'Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds', Journal of China University of Geosciences, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 37-42.

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Zhang, H-F., Lu, F. X., Zhao, L., Menzies, M., Mattey, D., & LIang, S. Y. (2009). Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds. Journal of China University of Geosciences, 34(1), 37-42.

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Zhang H-F, Lu FX, Zhao L, Menzies M, Mattey D, LIang SY. Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds. Journal of China University of Geosciences. 2009;34(1):37-42.

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Zhang, H.-F. ; Lu, F X ; Zhao, L ; Menzies, Martin ; Mattey, Dave ; LIang, S.Y. / Carbon isotopes In China natural diamonds. In: Journal of China University of Geosciences. 2009 ; Vol. 34, No. 1. pp. 37-42.

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abstract = "China's two major natural diamond-producing mines-Shandong Mengyin and Liaoning Fuxian produce a large quantity of high-quality diamonds. EA-IRMS (Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry connected with Elemental Analyzer) analyses reveal that these single-crystal diamonds ubiquitously bear carbon isotope zonation. And in both localities, the carbon isotope zonation is more apparent in solid inclusion-bearing diamonds than in non-inclusion diamonds. Carbon isotope nature in Chinese diamonds also demonstrates that these diamonds-forming carbons were derived from mantle, with no equivocal evidence for the involvement of crust carbons derived from the recycling of the surface sediments.",
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