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Researcher: Orth, K (Dr Karin Orth)

Fields of Research

Isotope geochemistry
Stratigraphy (incl. biostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy and basin analysis)
Inorganic geochemistry
Resource geoscience

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Mining and extraction of copper ores
Other mineral resources (excl. energy resources)
Coal exploration
Mineral exploration
Copper ore exploration

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A multiproxy provenance approach to uncovering the assembly of East Gondwana in Antarctica; Geology
Age and paragenesis of mineralisation at Coronation Hill uranium deposit, Northern Territory, Australia; Mineralium Deposita
Characteristics, origin and significance of Mesoproterozoic bedded clastic facies at the Olympic Dam Cu-U-Au-Ag deposit, South Australia; Precambrian Research
Locating hidden terrane boundaries in East Antarctica with detrital feldspar Pb isotopes; Australian Geoscience Council Convention
New frontiers and technologies in submarine volcanism research
P313 U-Pb geochronology in mafic rocks: report for MMG, March 2017
P331 U-Pb zircon geochronology: report to Anglo American, February 2017
P333 U-Pb geochronology for Anglo-American, February 2017
P339 U-Pb geochronology of zircons from igneous rocks: report to James Cook University, March 2017
P340 report 1: U-Pb geochronology of zircons from igneous rocks and sedimentary rocks: report to Sernageomin, March 2017
P345 U-Pb geochronology for Anglo-American, February 2017
P349 U-Pb geochronology of zircons: report to Xanadu Mines, March 2017
P352 U-Pb zircon geochronology: report 1 for Anglo-American, April 2017
P353 U-Pb zircon geochronology: report 2 for Anglo-American, April 2017
Peperite, pumice and perlite in submarine volcanic successions: implications for VHMS mineralisation; International Congress on Earth Science, Exploration and Mining Around the Pacific Rim
Textures and origins of carbonate associated with the volcanic-hosted massive sulphide deposit at Rosebery, Tasmania
Textures formed during emplacement and cooling of a Palaeoproterozoic, small-volume rhyolitic sill; Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
The Carson-Hart Large Igneous Province intrusive complex: implications for Speewah-style vanadium-titanium-iron mineralization in the Kimberley region; Geological Survey of Western Australia 2015
U-Pb geochronology for First Quantum, March 2017

Research Projects

Carson Volcanics-Hart Dolerite Large Igneous Province Project
Determination of the temporal relationship between the pyrite-silica-sericite alteration, and spatially associated uranium mineralisation, at Angularli Deposit, East Arnhem Land
Paleoproterozoic mafic magmatism of the Kimberley Basin, Western Australia

Research Candidate Supervision