HB-PLAG: A program to calculate temperatures from hornblende and plagioclase compositions.

HB-PLAG is program to calculate temperatures from chemical analyses of coexisting hornblende and plagioclase (usually determined by electron microprobe). The method is fully documented in Holland & Blundy (1994 Cont. Min. Pet. 116, 443-447).

Versions available:

The Mac BinHex encoded executables, sample input files and documentation explaining the use of the program are available by anonymous FTP to rock.esc.cam.ac.uk, where the files can be found in the directory pub/minp/HB-PLAG. Subdirectories for DOS, Win contain respective versions. 

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