Late-orogenic hydrothermal activity results in the formation of quartz and carbonate vein systems in the upper crust. It is an enigma why only certain hydrothermal pulses are associated with economic gold mineralization but others are not.
Dr R Chapman, Dr T Mueller, Dr D Banks, Dr S Piazolo
7 January 2019
Natural gold, precipitated from hydrothermal systems exhibits a wide range of particle sizes and mineralogical features. The causes of these characteristics are not understood, and indeed the degree of mineralogical heterogeneity within gold particles has only recently been recognised.
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