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ISRN Geology
Volume 2014, Article ID 865941, 10 pages
Research Article

Fluid Evolution of the Magmatic Hydrothermal Porphyry Copper Deposit Based on Fluid Inclusion and Stable Isotope Studies at Darrehzar, Iran

1Department of Basic Sciences, Payame Noor University, P.O. Box 19395-3697, Tehran, Iran
2Department of Mining and Metallurgy Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Received 3 August 2013; Accepted 22 September 2013; Published 8 January 2014

Academic Editors: A. C. Riccardi and A. V. Travin

Copyright © 2014 B. Alizadeh Sevari and A. Hezarkhani. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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