Thanks to Dietrich Nies, from the Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) a very successful cooperation is ongoing and bearing fruit.
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Great effort by an Australo-North American research team just published in Minerals: Cupriavidus metallidurans produces platinum nanoparticles. This study provides insights into mechanisms of platinum biomineralisation responsible for the formation of secondary platinum nuggets
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Also onboard are: Tina Reith, Barbara Etschmann, Jaco Delport, Joel Brugger, Andrea Botha, Roger Dixon, Pierre Alain Wulser and The Prophet Gold Mine in Kilkivan, Australia.
Check out the newest papers!
Effect of manganese oxide minerals and complexes on gold mobilization and speciation
C Ta, J Brugger, A Pring, RK Hocking, CE Lenehan, F Reith
Chemical Geology 407, 10-20
Surface transformations of platinum grains from Fifield, New South Wales, Australia
SG Campbell, F Reith, B Etschmann, J Brugger, G Martinez-Criado, …
American Mineralogist 100 (5-6), 1236-1243
Pleistocene paleodrainage and placer gold redistribution, western Southland, New Zealand
D Craw, G Kerr, F Reith, D Falconer
New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 1-17