News from the SSEF Lab. 2015 Swiss Gemmological Society conference. Presentation by Dr. Michael Krzemnicki
Contributions de la gemmologie de laboratoire à l’identification du traitement HPHT du diamant. Video presentation by Jean-Pierre Chalain in 2014 at the University of Nantes.
A comparative study of Jadeite, Kosmochlor and Omphacite jades from Myanmar, and suggestions for a practical nomenclature. Published in the Journal of Gemmology, 2014, 34, 3, 210–229.
Author(s): L. Franz, T.T. Sun, H.A. Haenni, C. de Capitani, T. Thanasuthipitak, W. Atichat
Quartz with radiating fibres, sold as Trapiche quartz. Published in Journal of Gemmology, 2014, 4, 296-298.
Author(s): M.S. Krzemnicki, B.M. Laurs
The influence of pearl oyster farming on reef fish abundance and diversity in Ahe, French Polynesia. Published in Marine Pollution Bulletin, 78, 43-50.
Author(s):L.E. Cartier, K.E. Carpenter
Talk by Jean-Pierre Chalain at 2014 Swiss Gemmological Society conference on the ASDI instrument developed by SSEF to detect colourless synthetic diamonds in melee batches.