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Researcher: Escolme, AJ (Dr Angela Escolme)

Fields of Research

Ore Deposit Petrology
Exploration Geochemistry
Mineral Processing/Beneficiation
Marine Geoscience
Image Processing

Research Objectives

Mining and Extraction of Copper Ores
Copper Ore Exploration
Mining and Extraction of Precious (Noble) Metal Ores
Precious (Noble) Metal Ore Exploration
Mineral Exploration
Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Aluminium Ore Exploration
Concentrating Processes of Base Metal Ores (excl. Aluminium and Iron Ores)
Management of Solid Waste from Mineral Resource Activities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

ABC Courtney Hour
AMIRA P1153 Mineral chemistry database
Best student oral presentation
Geology, geochemistry and geometallurgy of the Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile
In-situ sulfur isotope analysis of pyrite from the Pangjiahe gold deposit: Implications for variable sulfur sources in the north and south gold belt of the South Qinling orogen; Ore Geology Reviews
Novel approaches to geometallurgy using geochemistry - same data, new tricks!; Tenth International mining geology conference
Novel approaches to geometallurgy using geochemistry - same data, new tricks!; Gorden Research Conference for Geochemistry of Mineral Deposits
Ore characterisation and geometallurgy modelling: productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Second International Seminar on Geometallurgy
P544: Quantitative mineralogy, gold deportment and identification of Cu sulphides
Predicting Cu species classification using geochemistry at the Productora Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Chile; Third AusIMM International Geometallurgy Conference (GeoMet)
Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit a porphyry-related magmatic-hydrothermal breccia complex with local magnetite-apatite and porphyry mineralisation; FUTORES II Conference - Future Understanding of Tectonics, Ores, Resources, Environment and Sustainability
Productora geometallurgical modelling
The Productora Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Chile; SGA Biennial Meeting 2015: Mineral resources in a sustainable world
Using geochemistry to inform geometallurgy at the productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Society of Economic Geologists 2015: World-Class ore Deposits: Discovery to Recovery
Yerington district, Nevada

Research Projects

Geochronology of the Rincones de Araya porphyry prospect; Society of Economic Geologists Foundation Inc (SEGF)
Identification and characterisation of geological domains for geometallurgical and geoenvironmental modelling; Minerals Council of Australia (MCA)
Geological and geometallurgical characterization of the high-Au domain within West Dome, Telfer
Lihir Pyrite and Geometallurgy
Ore Characterisation at the Productora deposit, Chile
Origins and significance of breccias in the Grasberg porphyry deposit, Indonesia

Research Candidate Supervision