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Staff :: Dr. Marian Lupulescu

Name:
Lupulescu, Dr. Marian Lupulescu, Dr. Marian
Title:
Curator of Geology
Phone:
(518) 474-1432
E-Mail:
mlupules@mail.nysed.gov
Specialties:
Mineralogy, Petrography and Geology of Ore Deposits
Departments:
Research & Collections :: Collections :: Geology
Research & Collections :: Research :: Geology
Research & Collections :: Research :: Geology :: NYS Geological Survey


Publications(Click to Expand):
 
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Lupulescu, M. V., Bailey, D. G., Hawkins, M., Carl, J. D., and Chiarenzelli, J. R. 2014. The Benson Mines, St. Lawrence County, New York: History of the Discovery, Mining, and Mineralogy of the Deposit. Rocks & Minerals 89(2):118-131.

Lupulescu, M. V., Bailey, D. G., Hawkins, M., and Rowe, R. 2013. Six New Rare Minerals from New York. Mineral News 29(7):1, 3-4, 9-10.

Lupulescu, M. V., Chiarenzelli, J. R., and Bailey, D. G. 2012. Mineralogy, Classification, and Tectonic Setting of the Granitic Pegmatites of New York State, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist 50:1713-1728.

Lupulescu, M., and Rowe, R. 2011. Al-rich Chromium-dravite from the #1 Mine, Balmat, St. Lawrence County, New York. The Canadian Mineralogist 49:1189-1198.

Lou, Y., Rakovan, J., Lupulescu, M., Hughes, J. M., and Pan, Y. 2011. Crystal Chemistry of Th in Fluorapatite. American Mineralogist 96:23-33.

Chiarenzelli, J., Valentino, D., Lupulescu, M., Thern, J., and Johnston , S. 2011. Differentiating Shawinigan and Ottawan Orogenesis in the Central Adirondacks. Geosphere 7:2-22.

Lupulescu, M. 2011. Tourmaline-Group Minerals. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 6(3):8-9.

Lupulescu, M., Chiarenzelli, J. R., Pullen, A. T., and Price, J. D. 2011. Using Pegmatite Geochronology to Constrain Temporal Events in the Adirondack Mountains. Geosphere 7:23-29.

Chamberlain, S. C., Robinson, G. W., Lupulescu, M., Morgan, T. C., Johnson, J. T., and deLorraine, W. M. 2010. Cubic Magnetite Crystals from Balmat, New York. The Mineralogical Record 41(6):527-537.

Chiarenzelli, J., Lupulescu, M., Cousens, B., Thern, E., Coffin, L., and Regan, S. 2010. Enriched Grenvillian Lithospheric Mantle as a Consequence of Long-lived Subduction Beneath Laurentia. Geology 38(2):151-154.

Lupulescu, M. V., Rakovan, J., Dyar, M. D., Robinson, G. W., and Hughes, J. M. 2009. Fluoro-Potassichastingsite from the Greenwood Mine, Orange County, New York: a New End-Member Calcic Amphibole. The Canadian Mineralogist 47:909-916.

Lupulescu, M. 2009. Microminerals. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 5(1):10-11.

Lupulescu, M. 2008. Amphibole-Group Minerals from New Your State. Rocks & Minerals 83(3):210-219.

Lupulescu, M. 2008. Minerals Beneath Manhattan. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 2(4):7.

Lupulescu, M. 2008. Minerals from the Iron Deposits of New York State. Rocks & Minerals 83(3):248-266.

Lupulescu, M., Hawkins, M., and Chamberlain, S. C. 2008. The Cicero ClayPits: A True Micromount Mineral Locality in Central New York. Rocks & Minerals 83(4):344-345.

Lupulescu, M. 2008. Tourmaline-Group Minerals from New York State. Rocks & Minerals 83(3):202-208.

Lupulescu, M. 2007. Minerals from New York State: Pegmatites. Rocks & Minerals 82(6):494-500.

Lupulescu, M. 2006. Hidden Treasures: Minerals Under the Microscope. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 1(4):8-9.

Lupulescu, M. V., Rakovan, J., Robinson, G. W., and Hughes, J. M. 2005. Fluoropargasite, A New Member of the Calcic Amphiboles from Edenville, Orange County, New York. The Canadian Mineralogist 43:1423-1428.

Lupulescu, M. V. 2005. New Mineral Species. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 1(3):7.

Lupulescu, M. 2004. Amphiboles in New York State Museum's Mineral Collection. Members Update 14(4):5.

Lupulescu, M. 2004. Mineralogy of the Kimberlites from New York State. Rocks & Minerals 79:341.

Lupulescu, M. 2004. Studies of New York Amphiboles. Rocks & Minerals 79:257-258.

Lupulescu, M, and Hawkins, M. 2002. Chevkinite-(Ce) from Clove (Wilks) Iron Mine, Monroe, Orange Co., New York. Rocks and Minerals 78(2):124-125.

Marcoux, E., Grancea, L., Lupulescu, M., and Millesi , J. P. 2002. Lead Isotope Signatures of Epithermal and Porphyry-type Deposits from the Romanian Carpathian Mountains. Mineralium Deposita 37:173-184.

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Lupulescu, M. 2009. Proterozoic Low Ti-Fe Oxide Deposits from New York, USA. In Mineralogy and Geodiversity: Tributes to the Career of Professor Emil Constantinescu, edited by N. Anastasiu, and O. Duliu, pp. 207-223. Editura Academiei Romane, Bucuresti, Romania.

Lupulescu, M. 2005. Garnet. In The Encyclopedia of New York, edited by P. Eisenstadt, and L. E. Moss, pp. 623. Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, NY.

Shimzu, M, G Cioflica, R Jude, M Lupulescu, I Berbeleac, and M Kovacs . 2001. Gold in Romania: Chemistry and Alpine Metallogenesis. In Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21st Century, edited by A Piestrzynski, and et al., Swets & Zeitlinger Publishers, Lisse.

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Bailey, D. , and M. Lupulescu. 2012. Kimberlitic Rocks of New York: The Dewitt 'Kimberlite'. In Field Trip Guidbook for the 84th Annual Meeting of the New York State Geological Association, edited by T. W Rayne, pp. B1-1 to B1-16. Report prepared for Hamilton College, Clinton, New York.

Seadler, A., M. Lupulescu, and D. Bailey. 2012. Pegmatites of New York: The Batchellerville Pegmatite. In Field Trip Guidbook for the 84th Annual Meeting of the New York State Geological Association, edited by T. W. Rayne, pp. A3-1 to A3-16. Report prepared for Hamilton College, Clinton, New York.

Lupulescu, M., and A. Gates. 2006. Iron Deposits from Hudson Highlands, NY: Systematics, Mineralogy, Mineral Chemistry and Tectonic Setting. In Environmental Geology of the Highlands, Field Trip Guide and Proceedings, edited by W. Montgomery, and S. Macaoay, pp. 46-59. Report prepared for Geological Association of New Jersey Annual Conference and Field Trip, Mahaw, New Jersey.

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Kalczynski, M. J., A. E. Gates, M. L. Gorring, and M. V. Lupulescu 2009 Hydrothermal Alteration, Mass Transfer and Magnetite Mineralization in Dextral Shear Zones, Western Hudson Highlands, NY. Report prepared for New York State Geological Association, Albany, New York.

Lupulescu, M., and J. Pyle 2008 Mining History, Mineralogy and Origin of the Gneiss (Granite)-hosted Fe-P-REE and Fe Oxide and Gabbro-hosted Ti-Fe Oxide Deposits from the Mineville-Port Henry Region, Essex County, NY. Report prepared for New York State Geological Association Fieldtrip Guidebook, 80th Annual Meeting, Lake George, New York.

Johnson, E, B. Selleck , W. DeLorraine, and M. Lupulescu 2005 The Nature and Significance of the Carthage-Colton Shear Zone and Related Late-to-Postectonic Granites and Ore Deposits; Adirondack Mountains, New York. Report prepared for Friends of the Grenville, Field Trip 200, p.1-46, Albany, New York.

Gates, A., and M. Lupulescu 2004 Geochemistry and Structural Setting of the Cortlandt Igneous Complex, Stony Point, NY. Report prepared for New Jersey Geological Association Field Trip Guide.

Cioflica, L, M Lupulescu, and S. Udubasa 2001 The Mesozoic Magmatites Complex and the Associated Metallogenesis of the South Apuseni Mountains. Report prepared for Geodynamics and Ore Deposit Evolution of the Alpine-Balkan-Carpathian-Dinaride Province, Romania.

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