Article - 2 Apr 2019
Lithium-bearing mineral deposits can be explored using portable XRF and XRD.
Article - 29 Oct 2013
Cesplumtantite is a tetragonal colorless mineral containing tin, tantalum, sodium, oxygen, niobium, lead, cesium, calcium and antimony.
Article - 19 Mar 2014
Magnetic survey is one of the exploration tools used for measuring localized changes in the Earth’s magnetic field.
Article - 19 Feb 2014
Geophysical survey is a method of collecting information about the physical properties of the rocks and sediments. This method is also increasingly applied for mineral exploration activities.
Article - 12 Oct 2012
Geiger counters detect X-rays but may not be precise in measuring the dose rate. This is because an x-ray is usually a short concentrated burst of radiation.
Article - 21 Jun 2012
‘Pegmatite’ is a general geological term for an igneous or metamorphic rock, with individual crystals of more than 3cm.
Article - 31 Oct 2013
Cesstibtantite was named after the elements CESium, antimony (STIBium), and TANTalum in the composition. It belongs to pyrochlore group.