Open Science Research Excellence

ICPPP 2020 : International Conference on Petrography and Petrological Problems

Melbourne, Australia
February 3 - 4, 2020

Call for Papers

ICPPP 2020 : International Conference on Petrography and Petrological Problems is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Petrography and Petrological Problems. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Petrography
  • Petrological processes
  • Interrelationships in petrographical and petrological problems
  • Optical mineralogy and petrography
  • Petrography of sedimentary rocks
  • Geologic and stratigraphic setting
  • Methods of investigation
  • Macroscopic characters
  • Microscopic characteristics
  • Separation of components
  • Chemical analysis
  • Specific gravity
  • Archaeological applications
  • General classification of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks
  • Description and identification of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks
  • Mesoscopic and microscopic scale
  • Theory, experiment and modeling
  • Field methods
  • Abundance of different rock types
  • Igneous petrology
  • Metamorphic petrology
  • Chemical petrology
  • Experimental petrology
  • Sedimentary petrology
  • Petrography
  • Phase diagrams
  • Magma differentiation
  • Magma diversity
  • Macroscopic hand-sample or outcrop-scale description of rocks
  • Graphic representation of geological formations
  • Oceanic intraplate volcanism
  • Mid-ocean ridge volcanism
  • Continental flood basalts
  • Subduction-related igneous activity
  • Granitoid rocks
  • Continental alkaline magmatism
  • Metamorphism