Professor Raymond MacDonald

Emeritus Professor

Research Overview

I am currently working on a range of petrological and mineralogical projects, mainly with colleagues at the University of Warsaw. These are (other associated institutions in brackets):-

Crystal chemistry of the chevkinite group of minerals

Element mobility during low-temperature alteration of chevkinite (Russian Academy of Sciences; US Geological Survey)

Accessory minerals in Scottish Palaeogene granites (University of Edinburgh)

Peralkaline rocks of the Nemrut Dag volcano, Turkey (IFM-GEOMAR)

Emplacement of the Mull dyke swarm in southern Britain