The RMS Presidium is sad to inform that the RMS Honorary Member
Dr. Alexander Khomyakov passed away on Friday 12th October at the age of 79
years. Dr. Alexander Khomyakov was known as one of the prominent
mineralogists, investigators of alkali massifs. He has found more than 100 new
mineral species. He will be sadly missed.
Minerals khomyakovite and
manganokhomyakovite were named