Publications [Robert Martin]


  • Horváth, L., Gault, R.A., Pfenninger-Horváth, E., and Poirier, G. [R.F. Martin, editor], (in preparation). Mont Saint-Hilaire: History, Geology, Mineralogy. The Canadian Mineralogist, Special Publication 14, pp.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Shvedov, G.I., and Martin, R.F., (2018). PGE–(REE–Ti)-rich micrometer-sized inclusions, mineral associations, compositional variations, and a potential lode source of platinum-group minerals in the Sisim placer zone, eastern Sayans, Russia. Minerals, 8(5), 181.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Shvedov, G.I., Silyanov, S.A., and Martin, R.F., (2018). Mineralogy of platinum-group elements and gold in the ophiolite-related placer of the River Bolshoy Khailyk, western Sayans, Russia. Minerals, 8(6), 247.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Tolstykh, N.D., Shvedov, G.I., and Martin, R.F., (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 82(3), 515-530.

  • Bindi, L. and Martin, R.F., (2018). Edgarite, FeNb3S6, from the Khibina alkaline complex, Russia: solution of the crystal structure. The Canadian Mineralogist, 56, 259-264.

  • Mari, G. and Martin, R.F., (2018). La théoparacelsite des indices cuprifères de Roua (Daluis et Guillaumes, Alpes-Maritimes, France). Annales du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle de Nice, XXXIII, 47-57.

  • Mari, G. and Martin, R.F., (2018). La lapeyréite des indices cuprifères de Roua (Daluis et Guillaumes), Alpes-Maritimes, France). Riviera Scientifique, 102, 63-70.

  • Torró, L., Martin, R.F., Schumann, D., Cox, J., Galí, S., and Melgarejo, J.C., (2018). The incipient flash melting of scapolite and plagioclase megacrysts in alkali basalts of the Olot suite, Catalunya, Spain, and at Chuquet Genestoux, Puy-de-Dôme, France. European Journal of Mineralogy, 30, 45-59.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Nikiforov, A.A., and Martin, R.F., (2017). The structure and cryptic layering of the Pados-Tundra ultramafic complex, Serpentinite belt, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland , 89, 35-57.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Shvedov, G.I., Flemming, R.L., Vymazalová, A., and Martin, R.F., (2017). Melonite from Kingash and Kuskanak, Eastern Sayans, Russia, and the extent of Bi-for-Te substitution in melonite and synthetic Ni(Te,Bi)2–xMineralogical Magazine, 81, 393-705.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Shvedov, G.I., Polonyankin, A.A., and Martin, R.F, (2017). New and unusual Pb–Tl-bearing mineralization in the Anomal’nyi deposit, Kondyor concentrically zoned complex, northern Khabarovskiy kray, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 679-688.

  • Fontan, F. and Martin, R.F., (2017). Minerals with a French Connection. The Canadian Mineralogist, Special Publication 13, 588 pp.

  • Johan, Z., Martin, R.F., and Ettler, V., (2017). Fluids are bound to be involved in the formation of ophiolitic chromite deposits. European Journal of Mineralogy , 27, 543-555.

  • Martin, R.F., (2017). Les polymorphes clinoclase et gilmarite: lequel est favorisé?. Riviera Scientifique , 101, 25-28.

  • Sánchez-Muñoz, L., Müller, A., López Andrés, S., Martin, R.F., Modreski, P.J., and de Moura, O.J.M., (2017). The P–Fe diagram for K-feldspars: a preliminary approach in the discrimination of pegmatites. Lithos, 272-273, 116-127.

  • Barkov, A.Y. and Martin, R.F. , (2016). Compositional variations in natural intermetallic compounds of Pd, Pt, Cu and Sn: new data and implications. The Canadian Mineralogist , 54, 453-460.

  • Martin, R.F., Alarie, É., Minarik, W., Wáczek, Z., and McCammon, C.A., (2016). Titanian magnesio-hastingsite macrocrysts in a camptonite dike, Lafarge quarry, Montreal Island, Québec: early crystallization in a pseudo-unary system. The Canadian Mineralogist, 54, 65-78.

  • Paar, W., Brodtkorb, M. de, Putz, H., and Martin, R.F. , (2016). Atlas of Ore Minerals: Focus on Epithermal Deposits of Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, Special Publication 11, 408 pp.

  • Barkov, A.Y. and Martin, R.F., (2015). Anomalous Cr-Rich Zones In Sector-Zoned Clinopyroxene Macrocrysts In Gabbro, Mont Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53(5), 895-910.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., and Cabri, L.J., (2015). Rare sulfides enriched in K, Tl and Pb from the Noril’sk and Salmagorsky complexes, Russia: new data and implications. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-537.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Nikiforov, A.A., and Martin, R.F. , (2015). A novel mechanism of spheroidal weathering: A case study from the Monchepluton layered complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland, 87(2), 79-85, doi:10.17741/bgsf/87.2.003.

  • Martin, R.F. and De Vito, C., (2014). The late-stage mini-flood of Ca in granitic pegmatites: an open-system acid-reflux model involving plagioclase in the exocontact. The Canadian Mineralogist, 52, 165-181.

  • Martin, R.F. and Wülser, P. -A, (2014). Niobium and tantalum in minerals: polyvalent elements, multiple coordinations, and widespread disorder. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 147, 16-25.

  • Martin, R.F., Randrianandraisana, A., and Boulvais, P., (2014). Ampandrandava and similar phlogopite deposits in southern Madagascar: derivation from a silicocarbonatitic melt of crustal origin. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 94, 111-118.

  • Taner, M.F, Martin, R.F., and Gault, R.A., (2013). The mineralogy of skarns of the spurrite–merwinite subfacies, sanidinite facies, Güneyce–Ikizdere area, eastern Black Sea, Turkey. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(6), 893-911.

  • Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Harlow, G.E., Maresch, W.V., Martin, R.F., Schumacher, J.C., and Welch, M.D., (2012). Nomenclature of the amphibole supergroup. American Mineralogist, 97(11-12), 2031-2048.

  • Martin, R.F., (2012). The petrogenesis of anorogenic felsic magmas and AMCG suites: polythermal experiments, element mobility and mutual selective contamination. Lithos, 151, 35-45.

  • Martin, R.F., Sokolov, M., and Magaji, S.S., (2012). Punctuated anorogenic magmatism. Lithos, 152, 132-140.

  • Prol-Ledesma, R.-M., Martin, R.F., and Melgarejo, J.C., (2012). The El Muerto “NYF” granitic pegmatite, Oaxaca, Mexico, and its striking enrichment in allanite-(Ce) and monazite-(Ce). Can. Mineral., 50, 1055-1076.

  • Magaji, S.S., Martin, R.F., Ike, E.C., and Ikpokonte, A.E., (2011). The Geshere syenite – peralkaline granite pluton: a key to understanding the anorogenic Nigerian Younger Granites and analogues elsewhere. Periodico di Mineralogia, 80, Sergio Lucchesi Memorial Issue, 199-215.

  • Melgarejo, J.C. and Martin, R.F., (2011). Atlas of Non-Silicate Minerals in Thin Section. The Canadian Mineralogist, Special Publication 7, 528 pp.

  • Mignardi, S., De Vito, C., Ferrini, V. & Martin, R.F., (2011). The efficiency of CO2 sequestration via carbonate mineralization with simulated wastewaters of high salinity. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 191(1-3), 49-55.

  • Sakoma, E.M. and Martin, R.F., (2011). Frozen disequilibrium in the feldspar mineralogy of the Kwandonkaya anorogenic complex, Nigerian a-type granite province. Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 967-982.

  • Fedortchouk, Y., LeBarge, W., Barkov, A.Y., Fedele, L., Bodnar, R.J. and Martin, R.F., (2010). Platinum-group minerals from a placer deposit in Burwash Creek, Kluane district, Yukon Territory, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 583-596.

  • Rosa, D. and Martin, R.F., (2010). A spurrite-, merwinite- and srebrodolskite-bearing skarn assemblage, West Clearwater Lake impact crater, northern Quebec. The Canadian Mineralogist , 48, 1519-1532.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Nixon, G.T., Levson, V.M. and Martin, R.F., (2009). Patterns of zonation in magnesiochromite – chromite from placers of British Columbia, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 47, 953-968.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Fleet, M.E., Nixon, G.T. & Levson, V.M., (2008). New data on associations of platinum-group minerals in placer deposits of British Columbia, Canada. Mineralogy and Petrology, 92(1), 9-30.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Shi, L., and Feinglos, M.N., (2008). New data on PGE alloy minerals from a very old collection (probably 1890s), California. American Mineralogist, 93(10), 1574-1580.

  • Martin, R.F., De Vito, C., and Pezzotta, F., (2008). Why is amazonitic K-feldspar an earmark of NYF-type granitic pegmatites? Clues from hybrid pegmatites in Madagascar. American Mineralogist, 93(2), 263-269.

  • Martin, R.F., (2007). Amphiboles in the igneous environment. In Amphiboles: Crystal Chemistry, Occurrence and Human Health (F.C. Hawthorne & R. Oberti, eds.). Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 67, 323-358.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F., Feinglos, M.N. & Cannon, B., (2006). Unique W-rich alloy of Os ans Ir and associated Fe-rich alloy of Os, Ru, and Ir from California. American Mineralogist, 91, 191-195.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F. & Men'shikov, Yu.P., (2006). Sr-Na-REE titanates of the crichtonite group from a fenitized megaxenolith, Khibina alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia: first occurrence and implications. European Journal of Mineralogy, 18, 493-502.

  • Barkov, A.Y. & Martin, R.F., (2006). New data on type-locality sorosite: compositional variations, zoning and a revised formula. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 1469-1480.

  • Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R. & Martin, R.F., (2006). Short-range order in amphiboles from the Bear Lake diggings, Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 1171-1179.

  • Martin, R.F., (2006). A-type granites of crustal origin ultimately result from open-system fenitization-type reactions in an extensional environment. Lithos, 91, 125-136.

  • Monchoux, P., Fontan, F., de Parseval, P., Martin, R.F. & Wang, Ru-Cheng, (2006). Igneous albitite dikes in orogenic lherzolites, western Pyrenees, France: a possible source for corundum and alkali feldspar xenocrysts in basaltic terranes. I. Mineralogical associations. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 817-842.

  • Pin, C., Monchoux, P., Paquette, J.-L., Azambre, B., Wang, Ru-Cheng & Martin, R.F., (2006). Igneous albitite dikes in orogenic lherzolites, western Pyrenees, France: a possible source for corundum and alkali feldspar xenocrysts in basaltic terranes. II. Geochemical and isotopic considerations. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 843-856.

  • Zaccarini, F., Garuti, G. & Martin, R.F., (2006). Exotic accessory minerals in layered chromitites of the Campo Formoso complex (Brazil). Geologica Acta, 4, 459-467.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F. and Halkoaho, T.A.A., (2005). New data on "bonanza"-type PGE mineralization in the Kirakkajuppura PGE deposit, Penikat layered complex, Finland. Canadian Mineralogist, 43, 1663-1686.

  • Martin, R.F. and De Vito, C., (2005). A petrogenetic classification of pegmatites of felsic composition. Canadian Mineralogist, 43, 2027-2048.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F. and Alapieti, T.T., (2004). Zoned sulfides and sulfarsenides of the platinum-group elements from the Penikat layered complex, Finland. Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 515-537.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F. and Halkoaho, T.A.A., (2004). A potentially new konderite-like sulfide of Fe, Pb, Cu, Rh, Pd and Ir from the Penikat layered complex, Finland. Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 499-513.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Fleet, M.E., Martin, R.F. and Tarkian, M., (2004). Compositional variations in oulankaite and a new series of argentoan oulankaite from the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, northern Russian Karelia. Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 439-453.

  • Sakoma, E.M. and Martin, R.F., (2004). Mineralogical indicators of volatile loss and alkali metasomatism in roof zones of the biotite granite in the Kwandonkaya Complex, Nigeria. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 39, 206-215.

  • Martin, R.F., (2003). Encyclopedia of mineral names: third update. Can. Mineral., 41, 1075-1096.

  • Shata, S., Hesse, R., Martin, R.F. and Vali, H., (2003). Expandability of anchizonal illite and chlorite: Significance for crystallinity development in the transition from diagenesis to metamorphism. Amer. Mineral., 88, 748-762.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Laflamme, J.H.G., Cabri, L.J. and Martin, R.F., (2002). Platinum-group minerals from the Wellgreen Ni-Cu-PGE deposit, Yukon, Canada. Can. Mineral., 40, 651-669.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Halkoaho, T.A.A. and Criddle, A.J., (2002). Laflammeite, Pd3Pb2S2, a new platinum-group mineral species from the Penikat layered complex, Finland. Can. Mineral., 40, 671-678.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Tolstykh, N.D. and Krivenko, A.P., (2002). Menshikovite, Pd3Ni2As3, a new platinum-group mineral species from two layered complexes, Russia. Can. Mineral., 40, 679-692.

  • Kontak, D.J., Ansdell, K., Dostal, J., Halter, W., Martin, R.F. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2002). The nature and origin of pegmatites in a fluorine-rich leucogranite, East Kemptville tin deposit, Nova Scotia, Canada. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Earth Sciences, 92, 173-200.

  • Normand, C., Williams-Jones, A.E., Martin, R.F. and Vali, H., (2002). Hydrothermal alteration of olivine in a flow-through autoclave: nucleation and growth of serpentine phases. Amer. Mineral., 87, 1699-1709.

  • Sakoma, E. and Martin, R.F., (2002). Oxidation-induced postmagmatic modifications of primary ilmenite, NYG-related aplite dike, Tibchi complex, Kalato, Nigeria. Mineralogical Magazine, 66, 591-604.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Kaukonen, R.J. and Alapieti, T.T., (2001). The occurrence of Pb-Cl-(OH) and Pt-Sn-S compounds in the Merensky reef, Bushveld layered complex, South Africa. Can. Mineral., 39, 1397-1403.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Tarkian, M., Poirier, G. and Thibauly, Y., (2001). Pd-Ag tellurides from a Cl-rich environment in the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, Northern Russian Karelia. Can. Mineral., 39, 639-653.

  • Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Cannillo, E., Ottolini, L., Roelofsen, J.N. and Martin, R.F., (2001). Li-bearing arfvedsonitic amphiboles from the Strange Lake peralkaline granite, Quebec. Can. Mineral., 39, 1161-1170.

  • Martin, R.F. and Blackburn, W.H., (2001). Encyclopedia of mineral names: second update. Can. Mineral., 39, 1199-1218.

  • Nayebzadeh, A., Dufresne, A., Case, B., Vali, H., Williams-Jones, A.E., Martin, R.F., Normand, C. and Clark, J.R., (2001). Lung mineral fibers of former miners and millers from Thetford-Mines and Asbestos regions: A comparative study of fibre concentration and dimension. Arch. Environ. Health, 56, 65-76.

  • Sakoma, E.M., Martin, R.F., & Williams-Jones, A.E., (2001). The late stages of evolution of the Kwandonkaya A-type granite complex, Nigeria, as deduced from the mafic minerals. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 30, 329-350.

  • Williams-Jones, A.E., Normand, C., Clark, J., Vali, H., Martin, R.F., Dufresne, A. & Nayebzadeh, A., (2001). Controls of amphibole formation in chrysotile deposits: evidence from the Jeffrey mine, Asbestos, Quebec. In R.P. Nolan, A.M. Langer, M. Ross, F.J. Wicks, and R.F. Martin, Eds., The Health Ef­fects of Chrysotile Asbestos , 5, 89-104.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Halkoako, T.A.A. & Poirier, G., (2000). The mechanism of charge compensation in Cu-Fe-PGE thiospinels from the Penikat layered intrusion, Finland. American Mineralogist, 85, 694-697.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Men'shikov, Y.P., Savchenko, Y.E., Thibault, Y. & Laajoki, K.V.O., (2000). Edgarite, FeNb3S6, first natural niobium-rich sulphide from the Khibina alkaline complex, Russian Far North: evidence for chalcophile behaviour of Nb in fenites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 138, 229-236.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Poirier, G. and Men'Shikov, Y.P., (2000). Zoned tungstenoan molybdenite from a fenitized megaxenolith in the Khibina alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Can. Mineral., 38, 1377-1385.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Poirier, G., Tarkian, M., Pakhomovskii, Y.A., & Men'shikov, Y.P., (2000). Tatyanaite, a new platinum-group mineral, the Pt analogue of taimyrite, from the Norilsk complex (northern Siberia, Russia). European Journal of Mineralogy, 12, 391-396.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Poirier, G. & Yakovlev, Yu.N., (2000). The taimyrite tatyanaite series and zoning in intermetallic compounds of Pt, Pd, Cu, and Sn from Noril'sk, Siberia, Russia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 38, 599-609.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Halkoaho, T.A.A., Roberts, A.C., Criddle, A.J., Martin, R.F. and Papunen, H., (1999). New Pd-Pb and Pb-V oxides from a bonanza-type PGE-rich, nearly BMS-free deposit in the Penikat layered complex, Finland. Can. Mineral., 37, 1507-1524.

  • Barkov, A.Y., Martin, R.F., Laajoki, K.V.O., Alapieti, T.T. & Iijina, M.J., (1999). Paragenesis and origin of staurolite from a palladium-rich gabbronorite: an unusual occurrence from the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, Russian Karelia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen, 175, 191-222.

  • Martin, R.F. and Blackburn, W.H., (1999). Encyclopedia of mineral names: first update. Can. Mineral., 37, 1045-1078.

  • Sears, S.K., Hesse, R., Vali, H., Elliott, W.C., Aronson, J.L. and Martin, R.F., (1998). K-Ar ages of 2:1 clay minerals, Mackenzie Delta - Beaufort Sea region, Artic Canada: significance of n-alkylammonium exchange. Can. Mineral., 36, 1507-1524.

  • Warner, S., Martin, R.F., Abdel-Rahman, A.M. and Doig, R., (1998). Apatite as a monitor of fractionation, degassing, and metamorphism in the Sudbury Igneous Complex, Ontario. Can. Mineral., 36, 981-999.

  • Kontak, D.J. and Martin, R.F., (1997). Trace-element geochemistry of alkali feldspar in the peraluminous South Mountain Batholith, Nova Scotia: examination of magmatic and post-magmatic processes. Canadian Mineralogist, 35, 959-977.

  • Meldrum, A., Abdel-Rahman, A.-F.M., Martin, R.F. and Wodicka, N., (1997). The nature, age and petrogenesis of the Cartier Batholith, northern flank of the Sudbury Structure, Ontario, Canada. Precambrian Research, 82, 265-285.

  • Kontak, D.J., Martin, R.F. and Richard, L., (1996). Patterns of phosphorus enrichment in alkali feldspar, South Mountain Batholith, Nova Scotia. Eur. J. Mineral., 8, 805-824.

  • Mungall, J.E. and Martin, R.F., (1996). Extreme differentiation of peralkaline rhyolite, Terceira, Azores: a modern analogue of Strange Lake, Labrador?. Can. Mineral., 34, 769-777.

  • Mungall, J.E. and Martin, R.F., (1995). Petrogenesis of basalt-comendite and basalt-pantellerite suites, Terceira, Azores, and some implications for the origin of ocean-island rhyolites. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 119, 43-55.

  • Mungall, J.E. and Martin, R.F., (1994). Severe leaching of trachytic glass without devitrification, Terceira, Azores. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 57, 75-83.

  • Vali, H., Hesse, R. and Martin, R.F., (1994). A TEM-based definition of 2:1 layer silicates and their interstratified constituents. American Mineralogist, 79, 644-653.