gemology

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gemology

[je′mäl·ə·jē]
(mineralogy)
The science concerned with the identification, grading, evaluation, fashioning, and other aspects of gemstones.
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It directs the graduates to find their place in the world of gemmology and jewellery design," said Nitin Hadap, HOD (Fashion Designing Dept.
The Journal's inclusion in WoS is good for our authors, for our readers and for gemmology in general.
The AIGS is among Southeast Asia 's first educational facilities devoted exclusively to the study of gemmology.
It was advice her parents, who owned a collection of Victorian mourning rings, lived by, and perhaps part of what attracted her to gemmology.
In 1995 Michele was awarded a Diploma in Gemmology, becoming a Fellow of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain.
Mr Francis, who studied gemmology in Birmingham with his partner Alan Gaye, said: "Valentine's Day is the ideal opportunity to show your love for that very special person in your life.
Zwaan is currently working on a research-project on gemmology, geology and origin of the emerald deposits at Sandawana, Zimbabwe, and at the Kafubu area, Zambia.
Designed to introduce the new generation of Bahraini graduates to gemmology, the programme is spearheaded by Danat CEO and renowned industry expert.
Since it is so uncommon, it often goes unreported in gemmology textbooks.
The government is also training locals of gem bearing areasa[euro]s including Khyber Pakhtunkhwaa[euro]s Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistana[euro]s in gemmology and gemstone mining on scientific lines.
Three HND students won the top three prizes in the Scottish Gemmology Association annual competition and three HNC and NQ students will be representing the college in the upcoming World Skills events in June.
He said that GGIP was the only educational and research institute in the country that was providing training in Gemmology and Gemstones cutting and polishing.