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Researcher: Jansen, N (Dr Nic Jansen)

Fields of Research

Resource geoscience
Mineralogy and crystallography
Igneous and metamorphic petrology
Structural geology and tectonics

Research Objectives

Precious (noble) metal ore exploration
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Other mineral resources (excl. energy resources)
Copper ore exploration
Primary mining and extraction of minerals

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Geology and fluid evolution of the Wangfeng orogenic-type gold deposit, Western Tian Shan, China; Ore Geology Reviews
Geology and genesis of the Cerro la Mina porphyry-high sulfidation Au (Cu-Mo) Prospect, Mexico; Economic Geology
Lihir Alkalic Epithermal Gold Deposit, Papua New Guinea; Society of Economic Geologists Special Publication Number 23: Geology of the World’s Major Gold Deposits and Provinces
National Virtual Core Library HyLogging data and Ni-Co laterites: a mineralogical model for resource exploration, extraction and remediation; Australian Journal of Earth Sciences
Near-infrared effectiveness on degraded core in tropical climates; Economic Geology
Petrography and geochemistry of the Shilu Fe-Co-Cu ore district, South China: implications for the origin of Neoproterozoic BIF system; Ore Geology Reviews
Report on geochemistry of quartz from Gosowong goldfield
Report to Barrick on alunite chemistry and paragenesis
Stretched to the limit: an extensional detachment setting for the Gosowong epithermal goldfield, Halmahera, Indonesia; SEG 2015 Conference
Supergene and hypogene halloysite in a porphyry-epithermal environment at Cerro La Mina, Chiapas, Mexico; Economic Geology

Research Projects

Exploring the Porphyry Environment; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision

Au-bearing Pyritic Ore of Lihir, Papua New Guinea- Its Physicochemical Character and Nature of the Causative Fluids
Geological, geochemical and genetic significance of the anhydrite seal, Ladolam gold deposit, Lihir, PNG