Laboratory of Lithology

Head of Laboratory
Andrey V. Maslov
corresponding member of RAS,
Doctor of Geology and Mineralogy

tel.: (343) 371-42-46

Laboratory staff: 8 employees, including one RAS corr. member, 1 doctor of science, 2 candidates of science, 1 graduate student.

Research Areas:

  • Sedimentology, postsedimentation processes.
  • Petrography and mineralogy of clastic, clay and carbonate rocks.
  • Paleogeography and paleotectonics.
  • Geochemistry (including isotopic geochemistry) and minerageny of sedimentary sequences (magnesite, siderite, fluorite, etc.).