Article - 13 Sep 2012
Porphyry deposits are very attractive exploration and mining targets due to their high tonnage and relatively easy open pit mining. They are commonly associated with porphyritic intrusive rocks, i.e.,...
Article - 8 Mar 2013
Roquesite is a member of the chalcopyrite group and has been named after Marice Roques, Professor of Geology.
Article - 21 Feb 2013
Freedite is a monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing oxygen, lead, copper, chlorine, and arsenic.
Article - 27 Mar 2014
Panning is a simple mining method which separates particles of high specific gravity such as gold from gravels or soil by washing in a pan. Pans of various sizes have been developed over the years.
Article - 19 Mar 2014
Magnetic survey is one of the exploration tools used for measuring localized changes in the Earth’s magnetic field.
Article - 7 Aug 2019
Scanning electron microscopy is a powerful tool for characterizing metal ores, providing vital information on elemental contents and better resolution.
Article - 25 Jul 2012
This article discusses the mining, minerals, and fuel resources of Greenland.
Article - 1 Mar 2019
This is an article about meteorites can be analyzed using combined SEM and Raman spectroscopy.
Article - 20 Feb 2014
Mineral liberation represents an important step in the production of quality mineralogical concentrates from ores.
Article - 24 Oct 2013
Cavoite was named after the elements in its composition, and also in allusion to thorianite and uraninite.