THE THIRTY-THIRD TECHNICAL SESSION of the Rochester Mineralogical Symposium was held on 15 April 2016. This year submitted abstracts were reviewed by a committee consisting of Dr. Carl Francis, Dr. Marian Lupulescu, Dr. George Robinson, Dr. Sarah Hanson, and Dr. Steven Chamberlain. Eleven abstracts were submitted, accepted, and scheduled for platform presentations. The accepted abstracts follow.
Forty-Third Rochester Mineralogical Symposium: Contributed Papers in Specimen Mineralogy—Part 1