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The Resource Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies, edited by K. Gessner, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Australia, T. G. Blenkinsop, Cardiff University, UK, and, P. Sorjonen-Ward, Geological Survey of Finland, Finland

Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies, edited by K. Gessner, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Australia, T. G. Blenkinsop, Cardiff University, UK, and, P. Sorjonen-Ward, Geological Survey of Finland, Finland

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Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies
Title
Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by K. Gessner, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Australia, T. G. Blenkinsop, Cardiff University, UK, and, P. Sorjonen-Ward, Geological Survey of Finland, Finland
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Economically viable concentrations of mineral resources are uncommon in Earth's crust. Most ore deposits that were mined in the past or are currently being extracted were found at or near Earth's surface, often serendipitously. To meet the future demand for mineral resources, exploration success hinges on identifying targets at depth. Achieving this requires accurate and informed models of the Earth's crust that are consistent with all available geological, geochemical and geophysical information, paired with an understanding of how ore-forming systems relate to Earth's evolving structure. Contributions to this volume address the future resources challenge by (i) applying advanced microscale geochemical detection and characterization methods, (ii) introducing more rigorous 3D Earth models, (iii) exploring critical behaviour and coupled processes, (iv) evaluating the role of geodynamic and tectonic setting and (v) applying 3D structural models to characterize specific ore-forming systems
Member of
Cataloging source
IXA
Dewey number
551.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE601.3.D37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gessner, Klaus
  • Blenkinsop, Tom G.
  • Sorjonen-Ward, Peter
Series statement
Geological Society special publication
Series volume
no. 453
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ore deposits
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Ore deposits
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Planets
  • Computer simulation
  • Ore deposits
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies, edited by K. Gessner, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Australia, T. G. Blenkinsop, Cardiff University, UK, and, P. Sorjonen-Ward, Geological Survey of Finland, Finland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Advanced microscale geochemical detection and characterization methods -- Development of more rigorous 3D Earth models -- Critical behaviour and coupled processes -- Role of geodynamic and tectonic setting -- Application of 3D structural modelling to characterize specific ore-forming systems
Control code
1045073258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786203342
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1045073258
Label
Characterization of ore-forming systems from geological, geochemical and geophysical studies, edited by K. Gessner, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Australia, T. G. Blenkinsop, Cardiff University, UK, and, P. Sorjonen-Ward, Geological Survey of Finland, Finland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Advanced microscale geochemical detection and characterization methods -- Development of more rigorous 3D Earth models -- Critical behaviour and coupled processes -- Role of geodynamic and tectonic setting -- Application of 3D structural modelling to characterize specific ore-forming systems
Control code
1045073258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786203342
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1045073258

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