Some of the best geoscience research is being done by upcoming students – both at home and abroad. In this session, we’ll shine the spotlight on current and future stars of geology, geophysics and more, with a focus on cutting edge geoscience research focussed on Queensland’s mineral resources.

Panel Speakers:

  • Chris Emproto, PhD Candidate, University of Michigan, Earth & Environmental Sciences – ‘Using stable isotopes to unravel the origins of iron oxide copper gold deposits in the Cloncurry District’
  • Xin Wang, Research Fello, The University of Queensland – ‘Garnet Geochemistry for Fingerprinting of Mineralization Processes: The Mount Garnet Zinc Deposit, NE Queensland, Australia’
  • Alanis Olesch-Byrne, PhD Candidate, James Cook University – ‘The structural controls on ore deposit genesis: Mary Kathleen REE-U ore deposit’
  • Chibuzo Chukwu, PhD Candidate, Monash University – ‘A new approach to imaging crustal structures using Machine Learning on Geophysical data’
  • Tianjiao Yu, PhD Candidate, Queensland University of Technology - 'How cumulate is your whole rock?'
  • Yifei Lin, PhD Candidate, The University of Queensland – ‘To understand, study and characterise current, known problems with risk management practice, using causal network topology analysis’
  • Avish Kumar, PhD Candidate, James Cook University – ‘The Genesis of Copper Mineralisation at the Baal Gammon Deposit in Northeast Queensland’
  • Jenna McGovern, PhD Candidate, The University of Queensland – ‘Pb Zn mineralisation in the Canning Basin, Western Australia’


About GSQ-UQ Webinar Series 2023

Welcome to the Geological Survey of Queensland and The University of Queensland (GSQ-UQ) 2023 webinar series, a collaborative series of webinar and workshops.

Jointly curated by GSQ and UQ's Sustainable Minerals Institute, the main goal of the series is to find new ways to support the minerals industry in Queensland, think about new techniques, and help define new and exciting targets.

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