economic geology


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economic geology

[‚ek·ə′näm·ik jē′äl·ə·jē]
(geology)
Application of geologic knowledge to materials usage and principles of engineering.
The study of metallic ore deposits.
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3) PhD Economic geology, assistant professor, Geology Department, North Tehran branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, 167:1-26.
It is an easy way to progress if we learn from the advances in economic geology and mineral technology and implement them in the country as Japan did 20 years ago and China is doing these days.
I had planned to start a school of economic geology," explained El Baz.
Haggerty's findings will be published in the June-July edition of Economic Geology.
geochemistry, economic geology and petrogenesis of ophiolitic belt driven Alashtar Kermanshah, master's thesis in geology, economic geology orientation, Islamic Azad University, Khorramabad, pp: 195.
When Dr Williams joined the public service in 1991 he brought with him a wealth of knowledge of the minerals industry and economic geology.
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, medical and technical information products and services, and the Society of Economic Geologists(SEG) today announced the inclusion of maps from SEG's flagship Economic Geology journal into Geofacets, Elsevier's research tool for geoscientists working in exploration.
The study is an update to a 2011 study that was prepared by UT-Austin's Bureau of Economic Geology using funding from the Water Development Board.
Mr Arundell has a Masters of Economic Geology degree from the University of Tasmania, an honours degree in Geology from the University of Melbourne and a Graduate Certificate in Management from Deakin University.
Although a few major deposits such as Muruntau, Kumtor, and Sukhoi Log have recently received attention in the Western economic geology literature, many of the large gold systems in this region lack any English-language geological description beyond a few vague sentences on company websites.
Several traditionally economic geology tools are applicable to characterizing materials mineralogically.

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