Current EGRU research projects include studies investigating the significance of mineral chemistry, structures and stratigraphy in the formation and localization of critical and precious metal mineralization.

Projects are carried out in collaboration with exploration and mining companies and/or with state and federal government geoscience organisations.

Alex Edgar

Genesis and economic Potential of Mafic-Ultramafic Complexes in North Eastern Queensland

Supervisors: Dr Ioan Sanislav, Prof. Paul Dirks

Garry Edser

Genesis of the Croydon gold deposits

Supervisor: Dr Ioan Sanislav

Avish Kumar

The Potential for indium mineralisation in the Herberton Mineral Field , NE QLD

Supervisors: Dr Ioan Sanislav, Prof. Paul Dirks

Jonghyun Lee

The critical mineral potential of the Kennedy Igneous Association: petrogenesis, tectonic setting and metallogeny

Supervisors:  Dr Ioan Sanislav, Dr Helen McCoy West

Sutthida Noptalung

The structural, stratigraphy and tectonic settings of the southern part of the Western Succession, Mt Isa Inlier, with implications for sediment-hosted Zn-Pb-Ag±Cu deposits

Supervisors: Dr Ioan Sanislav, Dr Melanie Finch

Danistri Tampubolon

Deep seismic lines in North Queensland: revealing the geological and tectonic structure for a better understanding of mineral systems and critical mineral potential

Supervisors: Dr Lauren Waszek, Dr Ioan Sanislav

Hugo Serra

The geological setting of the Dugald River zinc deposit with a focus on near-mine and regional exploration

Supervisor: Dr Ioan Sanislav

Catherine Nyakecho

The role of ductile shear zones in the formation of critical mineral deposits

Supervisor: Dr Melanie Finch

Alanis Olesch-Byrne

The role of structurally-controlled saline fluid flow in the formation of Australia’s Rare Earth Element deposits

Supervisors: Dr Melanie Finch, Dr Ioan Sanislav


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