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Editors (11)

Prof. Dr. Paul Sylvester
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Editor-in-Chief
Endowed Pevehouse Chair, Department of Geosciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409-1053, USA
Interests: laser ablation ICP-MS; automated SEM; accessory mineral geochronology; mineral geochemistry; ore mineralogy; shale mineralogy
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Dr. Anna H. Kaksonen
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 147 Underwood Avenue, Floreat, WA 6014, Australia
Interests: biocorrosion; bioelectrochemistry; bioflotation; biogeochemistry; bioleaching; biomining; biooxidation; bioprecipitation; bioreduction; bioremediation; circular economy; resource recovery; waste management; wastewater treatment
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Prof. Dr. Huifang Xu
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Geoscience, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1215 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Interests: nano-mineralogy; mineral–water interactions; rock-forming minerals; transmission electron microscopy; electron diffraction; clay minerals; mineral surfaces; mineral defects
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Prof. Dr. Nigel J. Cook
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Section Editor-in-Chief
School of Chemical Engineering, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Interests: ore minerals; trace element analysis; ore deposit geology
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Prof. Dr. Theodore J. Bornhorst
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Emeritus Professor, Department of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Interests: economic geology; geochemistry, petrology, Precambrian geology and environmental geochemistry of mine wastes
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Prof. Dr. Hanumantha Rao Kota
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Geoscience and Petroleum, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
Interests: surface and pulp chemistry of flotation; flotation of sulphide, industrial, silicate and iron minerals; molecular modelling of inorganic/organic interfaces; minerals bioprocessing; coal preparation
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Dr. Antonio Simonetti
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Associate Editor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
Interests: isotope geochemistry; geochronology; laser ablation-ICP-MS; nuclear forensics; geochemistry; igneous petrology; carbonatites
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Prof. Dr. Alexander R Cruden
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Associate Editor
School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Monash University, Melborne, Victoria 3156, Australia
Interests: magma transport and emplacement; physical processes in magmatic sulfide deposits; structural controls on ore deposits
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Prof. Dr. Sytle M. Antao
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Associate Editor
Department of Geoscience, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
Interests: crystal structure; chemistry; mineralogy; crystallography; powder diffraction; single-crystal diffraction; electron microscopy
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Prof. Dr. Adrian Jones
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Associate Editor
Department of Earth Sciences, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Interests: carbon minerals; diamond; carbonate melts; carbonatite; rare earth minerals; shocked minerals; reidite; zirconm carbon sequestration; subsurface energy; science for clean energy
Prof. Dr. Zhiyong Gao
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Associate Section Editor-in-Chief
School of Minerals Processing and Bioengineering, Central South University, Changsha 410083, China
Interests: flotation of oxide minerals; mineral crystal chemistry; flotation reagent molecular design; mineral/reagent/water interfacial science; waste treatment in minerals processing
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Previous Editors (2)

Prof. Dr. Robert Larry Grayson *
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Former Editor-in-Chief
Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 103A Hosler Building, State College, PA 16802, USA
Interests: mine safety and health; risk management; underground mining; coal mining methods and management
* Editor-in-Chief of Minerals from 2010 until January 2013.
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Prof. Dr. Stephen E. Haggerty *
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Former Editor-in-Chief
Department Earth & Environmental Sciences PC 344, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: oxide and sulfide minerals and related ore deposits [especially Fe, Fe-Ti, Mn, Cr]; PGEs; gem stones [especially diamonds]; deep Earth mantle mineralogy
* Editor-in-Chief of Minerals from 2013 until March 2016

Advisory Board (5)

Prof. Dr. Yildirim Dilek
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Department of Geology & Environment Earth Science, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
Interests: structural geology & tectonics; chemical geodynamics; igneous petrology & geochemistry; ophiolites and oceanic crust; collision tectonics & magmatism; extensional tectonics in continents and mid-ocean ridges; subduction zones and accretionary prisms
Prof. Dr. Leonid Dubrovinsky
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Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University Bayreuth, D-95440 Bayreuth, Germany
Interests: mineral physics; crystallography; high pressure methodology; mineralogy of deep earth interiors; high pressure physics; high pressure chemistry
Prof. Dr. Yaoling Niu
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Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
Interests: (1) petrology and geochemistry of mantle peridotites, basalts and basaltic rocks, granites and granitoid rocks, high- and ultra-high-pressure metamorphic rocks and ore deposits; (2) ocean ridge magmatism, intraplate magmatism, subduction-zone processes, magmatism associated with continental collision and continental crust accretion; (3) causes and effects of seafloor subduction and global tectonics, chemical geodynamics and mantle circulation; (4) elemental and isotope geochemistry, geochronology and geological applications
Prof. Dr. Sue O'Reilly
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Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Interests: integration of geochemical and geophysical datasets; lithosphere structure; lithosphere evolution; mantle geochemistry; mantle xenoliths; lower crust formation; isotopic mapping; crust-mantle connections; geochronology of lithosphere terranes
Prof. Dr. Holly J. Stein
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AIRIE Program, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
Interests: metals and hydrocarbons; Re-Os isotope geochemistry; ore geology; calibrating earth time; fluids in the earth
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Editorial Board Members (341)

Prof. Dr. Fernando Acevedo
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School of Biochemical Engineering, Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso, Av. Brasil 2085, Valparaiso, Chile
Interests: bioleaching of minerals; bacterial leaching; fermentation engineering; continuous culture of microbial cells; mass balances applied to cell culture
Dr. Shafiq Alam
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College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5C9, Canada
Interests: mineral processing; hydrometallurgy; electrometallurgy; separation sciences
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Prof. Dr. Evgeny V. Alekseev
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Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Forschungszentrum Jülich, D-52428 Jülich, Germany
Interests: crystal structure; mineral-like materials; uranium; thorium; crystallography
Dr. Paul Alexandre
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Department of Geology, Brandon University, John R. Brodie Science Centre, 270–18th Street, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 6A9, Canada
Interests: geochemical exploration; metallogeny; geostatistics; mineralogy; geochronology
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Dr. Pura Alfonso
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Departament d'Enginyeria Minera, Industrial i TIC, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 08242 Manresa, Spain
Interests: stable isotopes; geochemistry; quantitative mineralogy; geometallurgy; mineral deposits; environmental pollution
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Dr. José Javier Alvaro
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Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Instituto de Geociencias, Dr. Severo Ochoa 7, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: extremophile; microbialite; geochemistry; hydrothermal; orogeny; rift
Dr. Matteo Alvaro
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Fiorenzo Mazzi - Experimental MIneralogy Laboratory, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra e dell'Ambiente, Università di Pavia, Italy
Interests: mineralogy; crystallography; experimental mineralogy; mineral physics; mineral inclusions
Dr. Saiied Aminossadati
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Associate Professor, School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
Interests: thermofluids; mine ventilation; CFD in mining; fibre optic sensing; gas management systems
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Dr. Alexandre V. Andronikov
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Division of Geochemistry and Laboratories, Czech Geological Survey, Geologicka 6, 15200 Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: igneous petrology; mantle geochemistry; mantle xenoliths; bulk-rock and mineral geochemistry; non-traditional stable isotopes in aquatic and non-aquatic systems; ICP-MS analysis
Prof. Dr. Juan Antelo
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Institute of Environmental Technology, University of Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Interests: environmental geochemistry; acid mine drainage; iron oxides; organo-mineral interactions; arsenic; surface complexation modelling; solid/solution interface
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