Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences
3450 University St.
Canada H3A 2A7
Email: robert [dot] martin [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Anorogenic felsic magmas, and associated metasomatic activity and mineralization; mineralogy of peralumninous and peralkaline granitic rocks; x-ray diffraction and transmision electronmicroscopy applied to the characterization of the rock-forming minerals; the mineralogy of feldspar-group and platinum-group minerals in all crustal environments.
Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Harlow, G.E., Maresch, W.V., Martin, R.F., Schumacher, J.C., and Welch, M.D., (2012). Nomenclature of the amphibole supergroup. American Mineralogist, 97(11-12), 2031-2048.
Martin, R.F., (2012). The petrogenesis of anorogenic felsic magmas and AMCG suites: polythermal experiments, element mobility and mutual selective contamination. Lithos, 151, 35-45.
Martin, R.F., Sokolov, M., and Magaji, S.S., (2012). Punctuated anorogenic magmatism. Lithos, 152, 132-140.
Prol-Ledesma, R.-M., Martin, R.F., and Melgarejo, J.C., (2012). The El Muerto “NYF” granitic pegmatite, Oaxaca, Mexico, and its striking enrichment in allanite-(Ce) and monazite-(Ce). Can. Mineral., 50, 1055-1076.