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Sobolev, Nikolay Prof.

DCO ID: 11121/1126-8798-3677-4704-CC

Network ID: NikolaySobolev


Dr. Nikolay V. Sobolev is a research professor at the Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, Novosibirsk, Russia. He has pioneered and stimulated the use of diamonds and its mineral associations as windows into the upper mantle and enhanced understanding of ultrahigh pressure metamorphism that occurs in crustal rocks. His work has demonstrated the chemical complexity of the upper mantle xenoliths and the significance of fluids in diamond formation. Sobolev is a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academia Europaea (the European Academy), and is a foreign associate of the United States National Academy of Sciences.  His contributions to science have been recognized through numerous prestigious awards in different areas of mineralogy and geology, including the highest award of the International Mineralogical Association with a 2013 Medal for Excellence in Mineralogical Research.    

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