Department of Geoscience

Division of Continuing Education





JUNE 1 - 4, 1998



PACROFI conferences provide geoscientists studying fluid inclusions with an international forum for the exchange of new ideas. Current research is presented during oral and poster sessions while informal discussions are encouraged during hosted receptions and meals. Conference participants include scientists from academia, government and industry.

Possible Session Topics


* Phase Equilibria Studies

* New Analytical Techniques

* Fluid Inclusions in Ore Deposits

* Metamorphic and Crustal Fluids

* Melt Inclusions

* Petroleum and Sedimentary Systems


Please suggest other scientific session(s)





Possible Pre & Post Meeting Field Trips

Field trips include transportation, lunch daily, and double occupancy lodging if required.

1) Zion & North Rim Grand Canyon trip (3 days)

Estimated cost: $ 200

2) Hoover Dam (hard hat) day tour

Estimated cost: $ 45

3) Carlin Gold Deposits (4 days)

Estimated cost: $ 200

4) Viceroy Gold Deposit day tour

Estimated cost: $ 45

5) Yucca Mountain day trip (Nuclear Waste Repository)

Estimated cost: $ 20


My first choice is:__________________

My second choice is:_______________

I will probably not attend a field trip:_______


Please submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations by March 1, 1998. You will be notified of acceptance and selection for oral or poster presentation by April 1, 1998. Oral presentations are limited to 15 minutes with 5 minutes for questions. Poster presenters will have the opportunity to offer a two minute oral introduction to their posters during the meeting. Abstracts will be bound and available during the symposium



PACROFI VII will be held on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) on June 1- 4, 1998. A reception is scheduled the evening of June 1.

UNLV, located in America's premier entertainment capital, Las Vegas, is a 335 acre urban University. UNLV is located close to the "Strip", casinos and restaurants. The city enjoys a desert climate, and offers a wide variety of hotels. The nearest hotels are approximately one mile from the campus.

Accommodations will be available in campus housing for $21/night for a single or $15/night per person for a double room. Student dormitories are air conditioned, suite style housing (2 rooms connected by an adjoining bathroom), towels and linens are included.


______ I will probably stay on campus.


______ I will probably stay at a hotel.

Pre-registration Form


(Please type or print)


Title: __________________________




Mailing Address:







Fax: ___________________________

E Mail:__________________________


Accompanying persons: _______


Title of proposed paper:





Other author (s):





oral only: _____ oral or poster: _____

poster only: _____


Estimated Conference fee:

$ 200, Professional

$ 125, Student (photo ID required)

Conference fee includes 3 continental breakfasts, 3 lunches, Monday evening reception, group photo, and poster receptions.

Chances to attend the symposium:

Good:_____ Fair:____ Small:_____

Organizing committee

Jean S. Cline

Department of Geoscience

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-4010

E Mail:

FAX: (702) 895-4064


David Vanko

Department of Geology

Georgia State University

Atlanta, Georgia 30303




All registration materials to:

UNLV Continuing Education / PACROFI VII

4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 451019

Las Vegas, NV 89154-1019


Phone: (702) 895-3394

Fax: (702) 895-4195

E Mail:


Abstracts to:

David Vanko

Department of Geology

Georgia State University

Atlanta, Georgia 30303


If you wish to receive the second circular

please fill out and return

the pre-registration form by

Sept. 15, 1997.


Deadlines and key dates

Return of the first circular:

Sept. 15, 1997

Closing date for abstracts:

March 1, 1998

Registration and payment due:

April 15, 1998