An International Journal of Petrology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry





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Lithos publishes original research papers on the petrology, geochemistry and petrogenesis of igneous and metamorphic rocks. Papers on mineralogy/mineral physics related to petrology and petrogenetic problems are also welcomed. Types of papers published include: regular articles, letters, reviews (normally invited by the editors), comments/replies, book reviews and (very occasionally) synthesis papers. Please click here for more information on Letters and Synthesis


Mineralogists, petrologists and geochemists.

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AESIS, AGI's Bibliography and Index of Geology, Bulletin Signalétique, Chemical Abstracts, Current Contents, ESRISAT, GEOBASE, Mineralogical Abstracts, PASCAL/CNRS, Scopus
Editors-in-Chief: G. Nelson Eby University of Massachusetts at Lowell, Lowell, MA, USA, Andrew Kerr Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK, Marco Scambelluri Università degli Studi di Genova, Genova, Italy, Editorial Board: T. Andersen University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway, G.E. Bebout Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA, B. Bonin Université Paris-Sud (Paris XI), Orsay, France, P. Castillo University of California at San Diego (UCSD), La Jolla, CA, USA, B. Chen Peking University, Beijing, China, M. Cho Seoul National University (SNU), Seoul, South Korea, S. Claesson Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden, L. Coogan University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada, J.-C. Duchesne Université de Liège, Liège 1, Belgium, S. Foley Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Mainz, Germany, W.L. Griffin Macquarie University, North Ryde, NSW, Australia, D.E. Harlov GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, J. Hermann Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia, J.P. Liegeois Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika, Tervuren, Belgium, R.H. Mitchell Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, A.E. Patiño Douce University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA, F.M. Pirajno University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia, A. Polat University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada, M. Roden University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA, D. Rubatto Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, ACT, Australia, M. Tiepolo C.N.R., Pavia, Italy, A.M. Van den Kerkhof Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, Y.-F. Zheng University of Science & Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, China, M.-F. Zhou The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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