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Researcher: Gregory, Dan (Dr Daniel Gregory)

Fields of Research

Exploration geochemistry
Resource geoscience
Structural geology and tectonics
Mineralogy and crystallography
Isotope geochemistry
Inorganic geochemistry
Palaeontology (incl. palynology)
Stratigraphy (incl. biostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy and basin analysis)
Marine geoscience

Research Objectives

Other mineral resources (excl. energy resources)
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Copper ore exploration
Precious (noble) metal ore exploration
Mineral exploration
Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use
Zinc ore exploration

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparison of gold and trace metals in pyrite from shale hosted orogenic gold deposits and pyrite from modern anoxic sedimentary basins; SEG 2010 Conference
Accumulation of trace elements into black shale - how to identify a viable source rock for orogenic and Carlin-style gold deposits; PACRIM 2015 Congress
Annual report: South Australian pyrite, hematite and magnetite fingerprint database
Chemical composition and evolution of the garnets in the Astamal Fe-LREE distal skarn deposit, Qara-Dagh-Sabalan metallogenic belt, Lesser Caucasus, NW Iran; Ore Geology Reviews
Comparison of metal enrichment in pyrite framboids from a metal-enriched and metal-poor estuary; American Mineralogist
Cycles of nutrient trace elements in the Phanerozoic ocean; Gondwana Research
Does pyrite act as an important host for molybdenum in modern and ancient euxinic sediments?; Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta
Early oxidation events in the Neoarchean as determined by whole rock geochemistry, LA-ICPMS and S isotopes; 2014 Geological Society of America Annual General Meeting
Effects of oxidation and weathering on pyrite chemistry, and implications for evaluating regional gold fertility of the Selwyn Basin, Yukon; Whistler 2013: Geoscience for Discovery
Evaluating the benefits of water covers as a rehabilitation strategy in temperate climates: a Tasmanian perspective; 10th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage and IMWA Annual Conference
Four cycles of oxygenation in the phanerozoic; Goldschmidt 2013
Geology, mineral chemistry and formation conditions of calc-silicate minerals of Astamal Fe-LREE distal skarn deposit, Eastern Azarbaijan Province, NW Iran; Ore Geology Reviews
Gold accumulation in diagenetic framboidal pyrite from the Derwent Estuary, Tasmania; 11th SGA Biennial Meeting
Gold in the oceans through time; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Mineralogy of metal contaminated estuarine sediments, Derwent estuary, Hobart, Australia: implications for metal mobility; Australian Journal of Earth Sciences
Multi-stage enrichment processes for large gold-bearing ore deposits; Ore Geology Reviews
Multi-stage enrichment processes for large gold-bearing ore deposits; SEG 2015 Conference
Ocean and atmosphere geochemical proxies derived from trace elements in marine pyrite: implications for ore genesis in sedimentary basins; Economic Geology
Peak gold report
Phase 1 report of trace elements in titanite, hematitic sediments, magnetite and chlorite vectoring study
Pilot study on the use of trace elements in pyrite, magnetite, hematite and titanium-iron oxides as vectors to ore at the Degrussa VMS Deposit, WA
Report on titanite compositions Batch 1 (samples F001502-F001524)
Secular trends in the global ocean revealed through trace elements in sedimentary pyrite; Goldschmidt 2013
Sedimentary pyrite as a gold-source in sediment-hosted gold occurrences in the Selwyn basin area, eastern Yukon; Yukon Exploration and Geology
Summary report on South Australia pyrite and magnetite geochemistry studies (including Mineral Systems Drilling Program pyrite project)
Summary report on South Australia pyrite and magnetite geochemistry studies (including Mineral Systems Drilling Program pyrite project)
Synsedimentary to early diagenetic gold in black shale-hosted pyrite nodules at the Golden Mile Deposit, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia; Economic Geology
Textures and trace element geochemistry of pyrite from the St. Ives gold district, Western Australia; SEG 2012 Conference
The chemical conditions of the late Archean Hamersley basin inferred from whole rock and pyrite geochemistry with Δ33S and δ34S isotope analyses; Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta
The trace element composition of sedimentary pyrite and variations in trace element content with pyrite textures; Ore genesis
Trace element content of pyrite from the Kapai Slate, St. Ives Gold District, Western Australia; Economic Geology
Trace element content of sedimentary pyrite as a new proxy for deep-time ocean-atmosphere evolution; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Trace element content of sedimentary pyrite in black shales; Economic Geology
Trace elements in sedimentary pyrite through time: application to understanding temporal changes in ocean oxygenation and ore deposit cycles in marine basins; 12th Biennial Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits Meeting 2013
Trends in metal enrichment in framboids from a metal-rich and a metal-poor estuary; Whistler 2013: Geoscience for Discovery
Using sedimentary pyrite chemistry to inform regional exploration for sediment-hosted gold deposits - a gold fertility case study from the Selwyn Basin Area, Yukon; PACRIM 2015 Congress
Variations in pyrite textures with proximity to gold deposits at St Ives: how this effects the pyrite trace metal content; AME BC Mineral Exploration Roundup Conference 2012

Research Projects

DeGrussa Vectoring Project
Peak Gold Project
South Australia Pyrite, hematite and magnetite Fingerprint Database

Research Candidate Supervision