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Researcher: Ahmed, A (Ms Ayesha Ahmed)

Fields of Research

Exploration Geochemistry
Ore Deposit Petrology
Isotope Geochemistry
Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

Research Objectives

Copper Ore Exploration
Precious (Noble) Metal Ore Exploration
Mining and Extraction of Copper Ores

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Buckskin Lithocap, Yerington, Nevada
Calcite synthesis
Chlorite and zircon mineral chemistry from the Yerington district, USA
Chlorite Synthesis
Data Analytics
Distinguishing between barren and fertile batholiths in the same porphyry-Cu district using zircon trace element geochemistry; 14th SGA Biennial Meeting
Element mobility above, below, and on the sides of the Ann Mason Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Nevada, USA; Gold' 17
Epidote Synthesis
Epidote U-Pb isotope dating: workflow development and proof of concept
Fault-controlled lateral fluid flow underneath and into a Carlin-type gold deposit: isotopic and geochemical footprints; Economic Geology
Interpreting element addition and depletion at the Ann Mason porphyry-Cu deposit, Nevada, using mapped mass balance patterns; Journal of Geochemical Exploration
P1153 Explorer’s Toolbox: Workflow for green and white rock exploration
Tourmaline Synthesis – Tourmaline mineral chemistry: a tool for vectoring and fertility assessments in magmatic-hydrothermal environments
Yerington district, Nevada
Yerington District, Nevada, USA
Yerington, Nevada, USA: Untangling multiple generations of epidote

Research Projects

Trace element chemistry of epidote, chlorite and tourmaline in and around batholiths - implications for ore genesis and exploration; The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Education Endowment Fund (AusIMM)

Research Candidate Supervision