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Research article
26 May 2021
Research article |  | 26 May 2021

Towards in situ U–Pb dating of dolomite

Bar Elisha, Perach Nuriel, Andrew Kylander-Clark, and Ram Weinberger

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Distinguishing between different dolomitization processes is challenging yet critical for resolving some of the issues and ambiguities related to the formation of dolomitic rocks. Accurate U–Pb absolute dating of dolomite by LA-ICP-MS could contribute to a better understanding of the dolomitization process by placing syngenetic, early diagenetic, and/or epigenetic events in the proper geological context.