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Researcher: Micklethwaite, S (Dr Steven Micklethwaite)

Fields of Research

Structural geology and tectonics
Other earth sciences
Resource geoscience
Geomorphology and earth surface processes

Research Objectives

Precious (noble) metal ore exploration
Mineral exploration
Other mineral resources (excl. energy resources)
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Active fault and shear processes and their implications for mineral deposit formation and discovery; Journal of Structural Geology

Research Projects

Business Competition 2009; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Rising Stars 3; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Enabling blind exploration - identifying hidden structure with faults, fractals & geomorphology
Targeting Fault-related Permeability and Mineralisation around the Getchell Fault System

Research Candidate Supervision

Structual Geology of the Andes of Central Chile- Evolution, Controls on Magmatism and the Emplacement of Giant Ore Deposits and Implications for Exploration