GFDL:Goldschmidt classification

From Lunarpedia
Revision as of 02:08, 24 July 2003 by (links)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

The Goldschmidt Classification, developed by Viktor M. Goldschmidt, is a geochemical classification which groups the chemical elements according to their prefered host phases into siderorphile (iron loving), lithophile (silicate loving) , chalcophile (sulfur loving), and athmophile (gas loving)