JEAN-LOUIS ROBERT (1948-2017)

Jean-Louis Robert died in July, 17th 2017 at Orléans. He was one of the most faithful and active members of the French Society of Mineralogy and Crystallography (SFMC), internationally recognized as expert of structural and spectroscopic properties of micas and amphiboles. Their crystal chemistry was the topic of his State thesis submitted at Orsay University […]

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The 140th anniversary of the SFMC

MINES ParisTech is pleased to announce that it will host the celebration of the 140th anniversary of the SFMC, in the historical building of the “Hôtel Vendome”, overlooking the Luxembourg garden in Paris. Scientific oral and poster presentations will be the heart of this day of celebration. The Annual General Assembly of the SFMC will […]

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Field Workshop in the French Massif Central

The Societé Française de Minéralogie et Cristallographie, the Université Jean-Monnet (Saint-Étienne, France) and the Laboratoire Magmas et Volcans (CNRS) are organizing a field-based workshop in the French Massif Central, which is a Variscan inlier located in South Central France. This fieldtrip will examine the Variscan nappe stack in the Moldanubian core zone of the Variscan […]

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Euroclay 2019 / Call for sessions

EUROCLAY 2019 – Paris The next quadrennial Euroclay meeting of the European Clay Groups Association (ECGA) will be held in Paris (France) 1st-5th July 2019 (Jussieu Campus, Univ. Pierre & Marie Curie) jointly with the 56th annual meeting of The Clay Minerals Society (CMS), and the 6th Mediterranean Clay Meeting. Call for sessions To make […]

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