xiii conference

catania - italy - june 2018




Presented contributes can be submitted for publication on a special issue of Journal of Raman Spectroscopy (Wiley, IF 2.969)

GEORAMAN 2018 − Catania (Italy), JUNE 10-14, 2018

Welcome to the website of the international conference GEORAMAN 2018.

The aim of XIII International GeoRaman Conference is to provide a scientific forum to present and promote the researches in the application of Raman spectroscopy to study of geological materials and processes. Conference topic is interpreted in a broad sense, including, amongst others, mineralogy, petrology, archaeometry, exobiology, gemmology, forensics and the analysis of biological molecules.

Starting from 1986 when the first GeoRaman was held in France, Conference were hosted in numerous beautiful cities: Valladolid (Spain) in 1999, Prague (Czech Republic) in 2002, Hawaii (USA) in 2004, Almunecar (Spain) in 2006, Gent (Belgium) in 2008, Sydney (Australia) in 2010, Nancy (France) in 2012, St. Louis (USA) in 2014 and Novosibirsk (Russia) in 2016.

Organized by

GeoRaman 2018 is organised by University of Catania (Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche Geologiche e Ambientali ) and University of Parma (Dipartimento di Scienze Matematiche, Fisiche e Informatiche )