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Researcher: Escolme, AJ (Dr Angela Escolme)

Fields of Research

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

Research Objectives

Copper Ore Exploration
Mining and Extraction of Copper Ores
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

A microscale analysis of hydrothermal epidote: implications for the use of laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry mineral chemistry in complex alteration environments; Economic Geology and The Bulletin of The Society of Economic Geologists
ABC Courtney Hour
AMIRA P1153 Mineral chemistry database
AMIRA P1202 Module 4: Workshop - Using whole rock geochemistry to understand mineralogy. AMIRA P1202 Far-field and near-mine footprints: finding and defining the next generation of Tier 1 ore deposits, P1202 Sponsors Meeting 3 (2)
Best student oral presentation
Can porphyry green rock signatures be distinguished from later metamorphic and IOCG mineralization overprints?: AMIRA P1202 Sponsors Meeting 1
Discriminating between different types of hydrothermal epidote from the Yerington district, Nevada using X-ray fluorescence microscopy and LA-ICPMS; RFG2018
From outcrop to laser spot: multi-scale geochemical and textural complexity in epidote form the Yerington district, Nevada; Gordon Research Conference
Geology, geochemistry and geometallurgy of the Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile
High- and intermediate-sulfidation mineralization in the Carmen Quartz-Pyrite-Gold (QPG) deposit, Mankayan District, Northern Luzon, Philippines; SEG 2019 Conference
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
Introduction to AMIRA P1202 module 4: the transition zone: AMIRA P1202 Sponsors Meeting 1,
Lihir pyrite study: LA-ICPMS protocols for quantifying Au-bearing pyrite in processing samples: final report provided to Newcrest Mining
Modelling mineralogy from whole rock assay data a case study from Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Resources for future generations
Multielement geochemical data missing value and below detection limit imputation; SEG 2019 Conference
Novel approaches to geometallurgy using geochemistry - same data, new tricks!; Gorden Research Conference for Geochemistry of Mineral Deposits
Novel approaches to geometallurgy using geochemistry - same data, new tricks!; Tenth International mining geology conference
Ore characterisation and geometallurgy modelling: productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Second International Seminar on Geometallurgy
P1202 module 4: discussion and forward program: AMIRA P1202 Sponsors Kick-off Meeting
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)
Predictive models of mineralogy from whole-rock assay data: case study from Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; SEG 2019 Conference
Predictive models of mineralogy from whole-rock assay data: case study from the Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Economic Geology and The Bulletin of The Society of Economic Geologists
Predictive models of mineralogy from whole-rock assay data: Case study from the Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile; Economic Geology
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 Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile - a porphyry related magmatic hydrothermal breccia complex; Gordon Research Conference
Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Chile - a porphyry related magmatic hydrothermal breccia complex; Gordon Research Conference
Productora geometallurgical modelling
Quantitative textural assessment for sample selection guided by drill core hyperspectral imagery; SEG 2019 Conference
The Productora Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Chile; SGA Biennial Meeting 2015: Mineral resources in a sustainable world
The Productora Cu-Au-Mo deposit: an example of spatially associated magnetite-apatite, tourmaline-cemented breccias and porphyry mineralization; SEG 2019 Conference
The transition zone at the Tumpangpitu porphyry, Tujuh Bukit District, East Java, Indonesia
The transition zone at the Tumpangpitu porphyry, Tujuh Bukit District, East Java, Indonesia: AMIRA P1202 Sponsors Meeting 1
Tujuh Bukit, Indonesia. AMIRA P1202 - Far-field and near-mine footprints: finding and defining the next generation of Tier 1 ore deposits, P1202 Sponsors Meeting
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