The study of the diffusion of the six noble gas elements, helium (He), neon (Ne), argon (Ar), krypton (Kr), xenon (Xe), and radon (Rn) in minerals has spanned many decades with the primary geoscience focus on argon and helium (see below). The primary aim of this chapter is to acquaint the reader with the breadth of themes and perspectives that have accompanied the study of noble gas diffusion in minerals, and in addition, to attempt to bring the reader up to date with a focus on the most recent data and ideas from the literature of the past decade wherever...

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