GEMOC - Department of EPS - Faculty of Science - Macquarie University


From July 1995


* Denotes medium to long term (>4 weeks)

Professor Nicholas Arndt (University of Rennes, France)
Mantle plumes, flood basalts and komatiites

*Dr Chris Ballhaus (Max-Planck Institut fér Chemie, Mainz, Germany)
Partitioning of Co, Ni and sulfur in the mantle

Dr Sun-Lin Chung, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Basalt and mantle geochemistry and mantle domains

Dr I. Dalziel ( University of Texas at Austin, USA)
Tectonics and continental reconstruction

*Dr Akihiko Fujinawa (Dept of Geology, Ibaraki University, Mito, Japan)
Experimental studies

*Dr Lihe Guo ( Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources, China)
Infra-red studies of water and halogens in mantle minerals

*Dr Wei-Ming Fan (Changsa Institute of Geotectonics, Academia Sinica, China)
Basalt geochemistry, mantle terrains and basin development, central east China.

*Professor Dennis Hodge (SUNY at Buffalo, New York)
Environmental geophysics, thermal modelling, interactive computer teaching

Professor Shunso Ishihara (University of Hokkaido, Japan)
Former Director, Japanese Geological Survey, then Secretary General of the Agency for Industrial Science and Technology of the Japanese Ministry of International Trade and Industry. Granite-related mineralisation

Professor Felix Kaminsky (KM Diamond Exploration, Vancouver, Canada and Institute of Diamonds, Moscow, Russia)
Diamond Exploration

Mr Kevin Kivi (Geologist, Kennecott, Canada)
Diamond exploration

Mr Hans Lucas (CRA, Perth)
Diamond exploration

Professor V. Mathaven (Department of Earth Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka)
Crustal melting of mafic rocks

Dr Phil Potts (Open university, UK)
Chemical analysis of silicates

Dr Ken M. Tainton (Anglo American Research Laboratories, RSA)
Technology Exchange workshop (LAM-ICPMS for Anglo American Laboratories) and setting up collaborative industry projects.

Dr Takuya Matsumoto (Australian National University)
Noble gases in mantle rocks

*Professor Qiu Yuzhuo (Institute of Geochemistry Academia Sinica, Guiyang,)
Rare earth mineral deposits

*Dr Gladys Warren (AGSO)
Crustal metamorphism and melting related to plume activity

*Dr Xu Xisheng (Nanjing University, China)
Lithosphere composition and structure, southeastern China

*Dr Andi Zhang (Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, China)
Diamond exploration in China

Annual Report 1996