Volume contains abstracts of the
International scientific conference ЂXI
General Meeting of the Russian Mineralogical Societyї. The aim of the XI RMS Meeting is to discuss recent progress, general problems and future
trends of mineralogy. Scientific sessions: (1) current state and prominent problems in mineral science and new trends in investigation of minerals, rocks and ores; (2) minerals as indicators of ore- and rock formation; (3) applied mineralogy.