It is an interactive key to identify common minerals.
Simply select a characteristic of a mineral and
enter the matching character values, such as
color and luster. The app will present you
with possible identifications including the
details and images of minerals matching the
List of characters
List of minerals
Touch to select or enter value
Displayed selected character values along with minerals
Auto-saved character status
Your feedback is highly appreciated.
mVPM makes mineralogy to be easier to examine a thin section and to understand the characteristic properties for each mineral without a petrographic microscope, which is known to be very expensive. It is mainly addressed to students as a guide in individual or supervised laboratory work.
✔ No ads, just a clean and fast application;
✔ Supports phones and tablets;
✔ Browse rocks which contain a classification for volcanic and plutonic rocks
✔ Glossary with terms used in optical mineralogy
✔ Search or browse for minerals by name or by their properties in thin sections;
✔ IdentifyMin is an algorithm for a fast and accurate identification of minerals in thin sections.
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The Encyclopedia of Minerals is an application containing detailed information of around 900 types of minerals occurred both naturally and synthetically. The minerals are grouped by their characteristics. It is probably the most complete and comprehensive mineral Encyclopedia available in the App Market. This App is an excellent app for geologist and students in this area.
For most of the minerals, the following info is available:
★ Photo (if applicable)
★ Chemical Formula
★ Strunz Classification (if applicable)
★ Crystal System
★ Optical Properties
★ Other valuable info
WHAT YOU WILL EXPECT
This application has the following features:
- 2-Level Category Views with preview of each item
- All Category View to preview all minerals in alphabetical order
- Single Category View to list minerals of the same category
- Ability to BOOKMARK selected minerals for easier reference
- Cross-referencing LINKS to other minerals
- A mineral name SEARCH engine
- OFFLINE browsing
The application is optimized for all Android devices running on OS 1.5 or above.
This application is proudly presented by ColaKey LLC.