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Russian Academy of Sciences

Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry


Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus

Belarusian Research Institute of Geological Exploration


International conference

Ore potential of alkaline, kimberlite and carbonatite magmatism.

School Geochemistry of Alkaline rocks

12-16 September 2011, Minsk

Dear colleagues! We invite you to participate in the International conference Geochemistry of magmatic rocks as a part of a school Geochemistry of Alkaline rocks.

The following topics are suggested:

        Genesis of alkaline magmatism: general view

        Potassium alkaline rocks, lampoites and kimberlites

        Geochemistry, petrology and ore potential of alkaline-carbonatitic series

        Geochemistry and petrology of mafic- and ultramafic rocks

        Geochemistry, petrology and ore potential of granitoids

        Mineralogy of alkaline rocks and carbonatites

        The experimental data for alkaline rocks petrogenesis


Abstracts and summaries will be published in a special book and in the e-print form on the Conference web-site http://alkaline2011.web.ru/.

Abstracts and summaries in Russian are welcome, but not necessary for not Russian-speaking participants.


The abstract submission deadline is extended up to 31/05/2011.


Please send abstracts as RTF file (strictly following the guidelines) to Alkaline2011@gmail.com

Guidelines for abstract format is published on the conference web-site http://alkaline2011.web.ru/.

Download printing version


Organizing committee will confirm the submission of abstracts by publishing  them on the conference web-site.


Scientific sessions will be held:

September, 9 - at Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry in Moscow

September, 12-16 in Ratomka recreation centre near Minsk.


Please contact organising committee for hotel booking.


Conference fee 30$ included abstract volume, Minsk sightseeing tour, and geological excursions to the drill core storage of Belorusian geological expedition (cores of Belarusian alkaline rocks) and to the shaft of Soligorsk potash mining complex.


You can find detailed information about the excursion on the website of conference. The information about excursions dates will be published after registration and will be based on amount of participants.



Registration form

Please sent  it with abstracts



Full name_____________________________

Date of birth __________________________




Contact phone__________________________


Title of presentation_____________________


Preferred form of presentation_____________________

(oral or poster)


Preferred place of presentation_________________________

(Moscow or Minsk)

Participation in  the excursions:


Would you like to participate in geological excursions? _________

Would you prefer to participate in the excursion befor after the conference?__________