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Name, Last Name:
Ramaz Migineishvili

Date of Birth:
13.10.1960

Position:
Senior Scientist at Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology - Department of Mineral Resources, Geochemistry and Isotope Geochronology

Scientific/Academic Degree:
Candidate of geological-mineralogical sciences (Equivalent to Doctor of Philosophy)

Contact Information:
1/9 M.Alexidze str., 0193 Tbilisi, Georgia
E-mail: ram_migi@yahoo.com

Education:
Geological engineer, Tbilisi State University, 1977-82

Professional Qualification:
Ph.D. thesis - "Structure and Conditions of Formation of Valkhokhi Lead-zinc Deposit"

Scientific Work Experience:
1986-1992 - Al.Djanelidze Geological Institute - Department of Ore Mineral Resources - Junior Scientist;
1992-1997 - Al.Djanelidze Geological Institute - Department of Ore Mineral Resources - Scientist;
1997-2000 - Al.Djanelidze Geological Institute - Department of Ore Mineral Resources - Senior Scientist;
2000-2001 - Al.Djanelidze Geological Institute - Deputy director in scientific affairs
2001-2006 - Al.Djanelidze Geological Institute - Department of Ore Mineral Resources - Senior Scientist;
2006-2009 - LEPL Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology - Head of the Department of Ore geology
2009-present LEPL Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology - Department of Mineral resources, Geochemistry and Isotope Geochronology - Senior Scientist.

Sphere of Research:
Geology of ore deposits and modeling of their formation

Total Number of Publications - 21, List of Publications for Last 10 Years:

Migineishvili R. (2000) Structural-hydrodynamic Model of Valkhokhi Lead-zinc Deposit.// Proceedings of Geological Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences, New series, vol. 115. p.382-386 (in Russian with English abstract)

Migineishvili R. (2000) Formation of a Volcanic-hosted Massive Sulfide Deposit in a Shallow Water Setting: the Madneuli Cu-Au Deposit, Georgia. In: Gemmell JB, Pongratz J (eds) Volcanic Environments and Massive Sulfide Deposits. CODES Special Publication 3; Intern. Conf. Tasmania, Australia, 16-19 November 2000. pp.123-125

Migineishvili R. (2001) Penecontemporaneous Deformation of the Madneuli Cu-Au Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide Deposit, Georgia. In Piestrzynski et al (eds), Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21st Century. 6th Biennial SGA-SEG Meeting Krakow, Poland, 26 - 29 August, 2001. Pp. 301-304

Moon C.J., Gotsiridze G., Gugushvili V., Kekelia M., KekeliaS., Migineishvili R., Otkhmezuri Z., Ozgur N. (2001) Comparision of Mineral Deposits Between the Georgian and Turkish Sectors of the Tethyan Metallogenic Belt. In Piestrzynski et al (eds), Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21st Century. 6th Biennial SGA-SEG Meeting Krakow, Poland, 26 - 29 August, 2001. Pp. 309-312

Migineishvili R.. (2001). Contemporaneous Factors Controlling Formation of the Madneuli Copper-Gold Deposit, Georgia. Proceedings of 4-th International Symposium on Eastern Mediterranean Geology, Isparta, Turkey, 21-25 May, 2001. Pp. 229-233

Migineishvili R. (2002). A Possible Model of Formation for the Madneuli Copper-gold Deposit. Proceedings of  Geological Institute of Georgian Academy of  Sciences, New series, vol. 117. pp.472-479

Migineishvili R. (2004) Description and Typification of the Madneuli Copper-gold Deposit (Georgia). Proceedings of Geological Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences, New series, vol. 119. p.755-769 (in Russian with English abstract)

Migineishvili, R., (2005) Hybrid nature of the Madneuli Cu-Au deposit, Georgia. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology, vol.43. Pp.128-132

Gavtadze T., Migineishvili R., Khutsishvili S. (2006) New data on the Age of Enclosing Rocks of the Madneuli Copper-gold Deposit. Georgian Oil and Gas, 17. Pp.33-37 (in Georgian with English abstract)

Migineishvili R., Gavtadze T. Age of the Madneuli Cu-Au Deposit. Georgia: Evidence from New Nannoplankton Data. //Bulletin of the Georgian National Academy. 2009 (in print).

Migineishvili R., Gavtadze T. Ore Concretions of Madneuli Copper-Ore Deposit. // "Georgian Oil and Gas", 2009 (in print)

Participation in International Scientific Forums (for last 10 years):
"Volcanic Environments and Massive Sulfide Deposits", International Conference in Tasmania, Australia, 16-19 November 2000;
4-th International Symposium on Eastern Mediterranean Geology, Isparta, Turkey, 2001,
"Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21st Century", 2001 6th Biennial SGA Meeting in Krakow, Poland, 2001
IGCP Project 486, 2005 Field Workshop, Kiten, Bulgaria, 2005
SCOPES international scientific conference, Tbilisi, Georgia, 2009

Participation in Research Grant Projects (for last 10 years):
INTAS-Georgia international joint project 1416: "Elaboration and quantification of metallogenic evolution system: Pontides-Lesser Caucasus sector of the Tethyan Eurasian metallogenic belt" (1999-2001)
International Geoscience Programme (IGCP) project 486: "Au-Ag-telluride-selenide deposits" (2003-2008)
International Geoscience Programme (IGCP) project 502: "Global comparison of volcanic-hosted massive sulphide districts: the controls on distribution and timing of VMS deposits" (2004-2008)

Scientific Activity:
Migineishvili is a member and chairman of the Georgian national group of the International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits.
He was a member of the Scientific Council of the Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology.