The most recent volume in this well known series is the result of a meeting held in Rome, in December, 2004. The aim of this meeting was to obtain a better understanding of the crystal-chemical and structural properties of naturally occurring minerals that can then be applied to synthetic materials. A classic example of this type of synergy can be found in the development of the synthetic zeolites. Twelve of the oral papers from this meeting have resulted in the latest in the ‘Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry’ series.

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