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Researcher: Mukherjee, I (Ms Indrani Mukherjee)

Fields of Research

Exploration Geochemistry
Palaeontology (incl. Palynology)
Geology
Ore Deposit Petrology
Sedimentology
Marine Geoscience
Inorganic Geochemistry
Mineralogy and Crystallography
Basin Analysis
Evolutionary Biology

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Mineral Resources (excl. Energy Resources)
Copper Ore Exploration
Zinc Ore Exploration
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Application of a technology driven approach to defining targets for Cu-Co deposits associated within the Neoproterozoic Tapley Hill formation, South Australia
Application of pyrite trace element chemistry to exploration for SEDEX style Zn-Pb deposits: McArthur Basin, Northern Territory, Australia; Ore Geology Reviews
Atmosphere oxygen cycling through the Proterozoic and Phanerozoic; Mineralium Deposita
Gold in the oceans through time; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Ocean and atmosphere geochemical proxies derived from trace elements in marine pyrite: implications for ore genesis in sedimentary basins; Economic Geology
Pyrite trace element chemistry of the Velkerri Formation, Roper Group, McArthur Basin: evidence for atmospheric oxygenation during the Boring Billion; Precambrian Research
Role of upper-most crustal composition in the evolution of the Precambrian ocean-atmosphere system; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
The boring billion, a slingshot for complex life of earth; Scientific Reports
The dependency of Proterozoic stromatolite abundance on trace elements and temperature; Australian Geoscience Council Convention: Big Issues and Ideas in Geoscience
The Rise and Fall of Stromatolites: the influence of trace elements and temperature; Dinosaurs and Evolution of Life

Research Projects

Characterizing Pyrite Chemistry of Black Shales Hosting Stratiform Zn-Pb -Ag & Application to Mineral Exploration.; Ian Potter Foundation (IPF)
Application of a Technology Driven Approach to Defining Targets for Cu-Co Deposits Associated within the Neoproterozoic Tapley Hill Formation, South Australia

Research Candidate Supervision