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Frank de Wit

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Re: Oxford (OH)
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2018, 07:04:11 PM »
Friends of Mineralogy Midwest Chapter Annual Mineralogical Symposium
https://www.mindat.org/mesg-6-431628.html
http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?t=5441
Organized by the FOM MW http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,10468.0.html

10 march 2018

Karl E. Limper Geology Museum - Miami University
Shideler Hall, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,6557.0.html



SUBMITTED TALKS:

1. CRYSTALLINITY AND TEXTURE OF NATURAL AND SYNTHETIC WIRE SILVER
C. J. Anderson1, J. Rakovan1, T. Böellinghaus2, and V. Lüders3
1 Dept. of Geology and Environmental Earth Science, 250 S. Patterson Ave., Miami University, Oxford, OH, 45056
2 Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und prüfung (BAM) Unter den Eichen 87 D‐12205 Berlin, Germany 
3 Helmholtz‐Zentrum Potsdam, Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum, Section 3.2 Telegrafenberg, 14473 Potsdam, Germany

2. TRACE AND RARE EARTH ELEMENT CHEMISTRY OF FLUORITE FROM THE ILLINOIS‐KENTUCKY FLUORSPAR DISTRICT AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR THE ORIGINS OF MINERALIZING FLUIDS
J. Bergbower1, C. Dietsch1, J. Rakovan2, and J. Singer3
1 University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2 Miami University, Oxford, OH
3 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

3. GEOCHEMISTRY OF FLUORAPATITE FROM THE ROSE ROAD WOLLASTONITE DEPOSIT, PITCAIRN, NEW YORK
C. Emproto1, P. Tomascak2, and A. Andersen2
1 Department of Geological and Environmental Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH, 45056
2 Department of Atmospheric and Geological Sciences, State University of New York at Oswego, Oswego, NY, 13126 

4. THORIUM RICH FLUORAPATITE FROM THE POUDRETTE PEGMATITE, MONT SAINT‐HILAIRE
C. Chappell1 and J. Rakovan1
1 Miami University, Oxford, OH

5. RESULTS OF GEOCHEMICAL AND GEOCHRONOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF LLALLAGUA ALTERED PORPHYRY
AND HYDROTHERMAL VEIN ASSEMBLAGE IN CONTEXT OF PREEXISTING AGE DISCREPANCY
W. B. Betkowski1 and J. Rakovan1
1 Department of Geological and Environmental Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH, 45056

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Re: Oxford (OH)
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2016, 05:13:47 PM »
Friends of Mineralogy Midwest Chapter Annual Mineralogical Symposium
http://www.indiana.edu/~minerals/events.html
http://www.fommidwest.org/event/5th-annual-mineralogical-symposium/
Organized by the FOM MW http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,10468.0.html

11 march 2017

Karl E. Limper Geology Museum - Miami University
Shideler Hall, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
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Oxford (OH)
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2015, 04:44:26 PM »
Friends of Mineralogy Midwest Chapter Annual Mineralogical Symposium
http://www.indiana.edu/~minerals/events.html
http://www.indiana.edu/~minerals/MidwestFluoriteSymposium.pdf
Organized by the FOM MW http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,10468.0.html

12 march 2016
14 march 2015

Miami University
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Also see:
http://www.mindat.org/mesg-62-345558.html



2016
http://www.indiana.edu/~minerals/MidwestFluoriteSymposium.pdf
DETAILED AGENDA:
9:30‐10:00 FM Midwest Chapter Meeting (open to all)
10:00‐11:00 Fluorite – Arvid Pasto
11:00‐12:00 Midwest Fluorite – Jeff Scovil
12:00‐1:00    Lunch Break and Viewing Time for Specimens
1:00‐1:30 Fluorite in Mississippi Valley Type Deposits – John Rakovan
1:30‐2:00       The Significance of Ultramafic Rocks Underlying the Illinois‐Kentucky Fluorspar District – Brett Denny
2:00‐2:30      Investigating the Nature of the Primary Ore Forming Fluids in the Illinois‐Kentucky District – Stuart Kenderes
2:30‐2:45   Break
2:45‐3:15        Findlay Arch Fluorites – John Medici
3:15‐3:45        The Many Faces of Midwest Fluorites – Nelson Shaffer
3:45‐4:15        Crystallography of Fluorite – Pete Richards
4:15‐4:30 Break
4:30‐5:00 Fluorite Deposits of Kentucky – Alan Goldstein
5:00‐5:30 Selecting Fluorite Specimens & Building a Fluorite Collection: A Mineral Collector’s Perspective – Jim Gebel
5:30‐6:30 Tour of Facility and Viewing Time for Specimens

2015
http://www.indiana.edu/~minerals/NativeMetalsSymposium.pdf
DETAILED AGENDA:
10:30-11:00 FM Midwest Chapter Meeting (open to all)
11:00-12:00 “The Many Facets of Copper Crystals” – John Jaszczak, PhD, Professor of Physics & Adjunct Curator at the
A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-1:30 “Magnificent Gold Crystals from Venezuela” – John Rakovan, PhD, Professor of Mineralogy/Geochemistry &
Graduate Director, Dept of Geology and Environmental Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH
1:30-2:00 “The Use of Scanning Electron Microscopy in Native Metal Analysis” - Sean Kelly, Graduate Student, Dept of
Geology and Environmental Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH
2:00-2:30 “Native Metal Investigations using Electron Microscopy” - Michelle Burke, Graduate Student, Dept of
Geology and Environmental Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-3:15 “Morphological Evidence of Authigenic Gold Deposition in Lateritic Placer Deposits from the Guyana Shield in
Venezuela” - Josh Silver, Graduate Student, Dept of Geology and Environmental Earth Science, Miami
University, Oxford, OH
3:15-3:45 “Prospecting for PGMs in Northern California” – Clyde Spencer, MS, President of Friends of Mineralogy
Midwest Chapter
3:45-4:00 Wrap-Up of Session