International Mineralogical Association

Poland


14.03.2016

Polskie Towarzystwo Mineralogiczne
Mineralogical Society of Poland

Address: Polskie Towarzystwo Mineralogiczne (Mineralogical Society of Poland)
30-059 Kraków,
Al. Mickiewicza 30 (AGH)
Poland
E-mail: ptmin@ptmin.pl
Tel.: 12 6172513
Fax: 12 6334330

President: Prof. UŚ dr hab. Leszek Marynowski (Uniwersytet Śląski)

Vice-presidents:
Prof. UJ dr hab. Marek Michalik (Uniwersytet Jagielloński)
Prof. dr hab. Andrzej Muszyński (Uniwersytet Adama Mickiewicza, Poznań)

Secretary:
Dr Eligiusz Szełęg (Uniwersytet Śląski)
Dr Tadeusz Szydłak (AGH Kraków)

Treasurer:
Dr Krzysztof Szopa (Uniwersytet Śląski)

Librarian:
Dr inż. Katarzyna Górniak (AGH Kraków)

Members of the Board:
Prof. dr hab. inż. Barbara Kwiecińska (AGH Kraków)
Prof. dr hab. inż. Zbigniew Sawłowicz (Uniwersytet Jagielloński)
Dr hab. Marek Awdankiewicz (Uniwersytet Wrocławski)
Mgr Irena Jerzykowska (Uniwersytet Jagielloński)

Representative to IMA and EMU:
Prof. dr. hab. Ryszard Kryza, † 12-25-2016;
a new representative will be elected soon

See online : The Mineralogical Society of Poland

General features - The Mineralogical Society of Poland (MSP) was established in April 17, 1969. According to the statute "MSP supports the development of mineralogical sciences and propagates them in the Polish society". The headquarter of the Society is in Cracow at the AGH University of Science and Technology. There are regional branches of the MSP in Warsaw, Wrocaw and Sosnowiec. In 2004 the Mineralogical Society of Poland had 192 members, including 12 honorary members. Meetings : XIIIth Session of the Petrology Group of the Mineralogical Society of Poland (19-22nd October 2006) - Mantle beneath SW Poland and some occurrences of related tertiary volcanism.

The MSP belongs to a group of mineralogical and geochemical participative societies publishing Elements". The Mineralogical Society of Poland has organised with the mineralogical societies or groups of Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungaria, Slovakia and Romania, the 20th General Meeting of IMA in Budapest in August 2010.