ECONOMIC GEOLOGY MASTERS WS 2011/2012

Modul economic geology of elemental raw material

(Lecture room K1)

 

Economic geology of hydrocarbon deposits

 

November 3

16.00. ct. Central European Petroleoum GmbH: Konzepte und erste Ergebnisse der Explarationsarbeit. (Geowissenschatfliches Kolloquium) Hörsall Geologie.

 

November 24

10.15 - 10.45. Athabasca oil (tar) sands Julia Schlosser

10.45 - 11.15. North Sea hydrocarbon deposits Grit Warratz

 

December 1

10.15 - 10.45. Enhanced oil recovery using CO2 gas Markus Pelz

10.45 - 11.15. Shale oil extraction techniques Jan Roscher

 

December 8

10.45 - 11.15. Australian coal deposits Tobias Beiche

11.15 - 11.45. Ocean floor methane clathrates Nils Frank

10.15 - 10.45. Palaeozoic coal deposits of the Ruhr area, Germany- Christian Buse

 

 

December 15

10.45 - 11.15. Baltic Oil Shale Basin (including Kukersite) Mareike Holtz

11.15 - 11.45. Hydrocarbon deposits in Artic regions Christoph Nachtweide

10.15 - 10.45. Gulf coast hydrocarbon deposits Markus Stack

 

 

January 12

10.45 - 11.15. Baltic Oil Shale Basin (including Kukersite) Mareike Holtz

 

January 19

10.00 - 10.30. Placer processes: e.g. the alluvial diamond deposits of the Orange River, southern Africa. Julia Schlosser

10.30 - 11.00. Uranium deposits (various origins): e.g. The Rössing uranium deposit, the Oklo reactor (Gabon) Grit Warratz

11.00 - 11.30. Diamond bearing kimberlites and lamproites: e.g. The Orapa diamond mine (Botswana), the Argyle diamond mine (Western Australia), mines in Sibera (USSR). Christian Buse

11.30 - 12.00. Chemical precipitation and sedimentation: e.g. banded iron-formations: the Mount Whaleback iron ore deposit, Hamersley Province, Western Australia, precipitation of Manganese nodules. Mareike Holtz

12.00 - 12.30. Crystal fractionation and formation of monominerallic chromitite layers: e.g. the UG1 chromatite seam, Bushveld Complex Markus Peltz.

 

 

January 26

10.00 - 10.30. Magmatic-hydrothermal fluids associated with granite intrusions: porphyry copper deposits, Chile (e.g. La Escondida), The MacTung tungsten skarn deposit, Yukon, Canada, polymetallic mineralization associated with the granites of Cornwall, southwest England. Tobias Beiche

10.30 - 11.00. Metals and Meteorites Nils Frank

11.00 - 11.30. Uranium deposits (various origins): e.g. The Rössing uranium deposit, the Oklo reactor (Gabon) Jan Roscher

11.30 - 12.00 . Exhalative venting and black smokers on the sea floor (volcanic massive sulphides): e.g. the VMS deposits of the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus Markus Stack