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Researcher: Foster, J (Associate Professor Jeffrey Foster)

Fields of Research

Resource geoscience
Mineralogy and crystallography

Research Objectives

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

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A story of olivine from the McIvor Hill complex (Tasmania, Australia): Clues to the origin of Avebury metasomatic Ni sulfide deposit; American Mineralogist
Geochronological constraints on the Tropicana Gold Deposit and Albany-Fraser Orogen, Western Australia; Economic Geology
Gold and trace element zonation in pyrite using a laser imaging technique: Implications for the timing of gold in orogenic and Carlin-style sediment-hosted deposits; Economic Geology and The Bulletin of The Society of Economic Geologists

Research Projects

ARC Centre of Excellence in Ore Deposit Research; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Tenor Variation of the Tweenfontein Sector of the Platreef; Anglo American Exploration Luxembourg Sarl (AAELS)
Avebury Ni Deposit - Scoping Study
Pilot Isotopic Study

Research Candidate Supervision