Geomechanical Exploration

After the course the student should be able to analyse, explain and apply the basic geochemical processes that control geochemical anomalies.

  • Distribution of trace metals in minerals
  • Geochemical associations
  • Mobility of elements at the earth surface
  • Ion exchange and sorption
  • Interpretation of geochemical anomaly data
  • Practical examples in geochemical prospecting

Course details

Academic level(s)Master
Language of instruction
InstitutionLuleå University of Technology
Begin date-
End date-
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits7.5
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyMechanics and metal workMining and extraction
Teaching placeLuleå
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