Russian Mineralogical Society
Fedorov session 2016
Wrightite (K2Al2O(AsO4)2) and ozeravaite (Na2KAl3(AsO4)4), new minerals from the volcanic fumaroles of Tolbachic volcano

RMS-DPI code:  2016-1-36-0
Scientific session:  1. Mineralogical crystallography, crystal chemistry and new minerals
Author listing:  Shablinskii A., Filatov S.K., Vergasova L.P., Avdontseva E.Y., Moskaleva S.V.
Principal author:  Shablinskii Andrey
Language:  Russian
Abstract - Summary 
(short description):
Wrightite (K2Al2O(AsO4)2) and ozerovaite (Na2KAl3(AsO4)4) were found at a fumarole on the Second cinder cone of the North Breach of the Great fissure Tolbachik eruption. Wrightite is named in honer of honor of Adrian Carl Wright, Emeritus Professor at the University of Reading; ozerovaite is named in honer of Dr. Nina Aleksandrovna Ozerova. Both minerals are approved by Commission on New Minerals, Names, and Classification of Minerals, International Mineralogical Association.
Date of presentation:  11/10/2016
Presentation Place:  Mining University, Hall 1164
RMS-DPI code:  2016-1-36-0
File of proceedings 
 113 K
Status:  preprint
Accepted:  28/08/2016
Contact author(s):  Shablinskii, Andrey Pavlovich

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