Russian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Precambrian geology and geochronology RAS
The Mineralogical Group is a subsidiary unit and is designed
to provide the scientific units of IPGG with prepared samples of rocks and
minerals for a variety of analytical studies (geochemical, petrographic,
Its main line of work is the separation of monofractions of rock-forming minerals, accessory and ore minerals of all types of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks and in addition the grinding, quartering and tearing of samples for various studies of the bulk composition of rocks.
The mineralogical group includes the grinding division, which carries out stone-cutting and sanding works.