Robert Martin

Emeritus Professor

Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences
3450 University St.
Montreal, Quebec
Canada H3A 0E8

Email: robert.martin [at]

Tel: 514.398.7370






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.

Recent Publications

Barkov, A.Y. and Martin, R.F., (2015). Anomalous Cr-Rich Zones In Sector-Zoned Clinopyroxene Macrocrysts In Gabbro, Mont Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53(5), 895-910.

Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., and Cabri, L.J., (2015). Rare sulfides enriched in K, Tl and Pb from the Noril’sk and Salmagorsky complexes, Russia: new data and implications. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-537.

Barkov, A.Y., Nikiforov, A.A., and Martin, R.F., (2015). A novel mechanism of spheroidal weathering: A case study from the Monchepluton layered complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland, 87(2), 79-85, doi:10.17741/bgsf/87.2.003.

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