January 19, 2021


Mineralogy Division

•  Mineralogy is an earth science focused around the chemistry, crystal structure, and physical properties of minerals. The division has initiated advanced research in the fields of mineralogy and develops new science and technologies to help local and export oriented industries. The scientists (geologist, mineralogist & chemists) of this division is engaged in exploration of indigenous mineral resources, characterization, reserve estimation, mineralogical and geochemical studies of the explored mineral resources; development of separation and processing method for upgradation of economic minerals and their industrial uses in order to substitute the imported raw materials used in the local industries.