ECONOMIC GEOLOGY MASTERS WS 2012/2013

Modul economic geology of elemental raw material

(Lecture room K1)

 

Economic geology of hydrocarbon deposits

 

December 6

10.15 - 10.45. Athabasca oil (tar) sands Annika Hesse

10.45 - 11.15. Australian coal deposits Susan Lenke

11.15 - 11.45. Hydrocarbon deposits in Artic regions. Maria Schlüter

 

December 13

10.15 - 10.45. Shale oil extraction techniques Florin Marginean

10.45 - 11.15. North Sea hydrocarbon deposits. Levani Lomsadze

11.15 - 11.45. Ocean floor methane clathrates Ronald Dillner

11.45 - 12.15. Ruhr area coal deposit Martin Kunz

 

 

January 17

10.00 - 10.45. theme? Martin Kunz

10.45 - 11.15. Uranium deposits (various origins): e.g. The Rössing uranium deposit, the Oklo reactor (Gabon) Ronald Dillner

11.15 - 11.45. theme? Levani Lomsadze

11.45 - 12.15. 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. Florin Marginean

 

January 24

10.00 - 10.30. Exhalative venting and black smokers on the sea floor (volcanic massive sulphides): e.g. the VMS deposits of the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus. Maria Schlüter

10.30 - 11.15. Metals and Meteorites. Susan Lenke

11.15 - 11.45. Chemical precipitation and sedimentation: e.g. banded iron-formations: the Mount Whaleback iron ore deposit, Hamersley Province, Western Australia, precipitation of Manganese nodules.) Annika Hesse