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Dr. Marian Lupulescu

Curator of Geology

Research in the Mineralogy lab focuses on the systematic mineralogy, hard rock petrology, geochemistry, and mineral deposits of New York State. It unites field survey and mapping with analytical work. Mineralogy, Petrography and Geology of Ore Deposits


Lupulescu, M.V., 2007. Minerals from New York State: Pegmatites. Rocks & Minerals 82, 494-500.
Lupulescu, M.V., 2006. Hidden Treasures: Minerals Under the Microscope. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 1, 8-9.
Lupulescu, M.V., Gates, A., 2006. Iron Deposits from Hudson Highlands, NY: Systematics, Mineralogy, Mineral Chemistry and Tectonic Setting, Environmental Geology of the Highlands, Field Trip Guide and Proceedings. Mahaw, New Jersey.
Lupulescu, M.V., 2005. Garnet, in: Eisenstadt, P., Moss, L.E.-. (Eds.), The Encyclopedia Of New York State. Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, NY, p. 623.
Lupulescu, M.V., 2005. New Mineral Species. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 1, 7.
Lupulescu, M.V., 2004. Mineralogy of the Kimberlites from New York State. Rocks & Minerals 79, 341. doi:10.1080/00357529.2004.9925734
Lupulescu, M.V., 2004. Studies of New York Amphiboles. Rocks & Minerals 79, 257-258.