ME571/Geol571 Advanced Topics—Geology and Economics of Strategic and Critical Minerals (3 credits)

Spring 2017

 

Description/schedule

Introduction

Commodities--intrduction

Beryllium

REE--Introduction

Sampling

Midterm

REE2

REE3

Commodities--Te

Sustainable development

Commodities--misc.

Final

SELENIUM AND TELLURIUM: STATE OF THE MARKETS, THE CRISIS, AND ITS CONSEQUENCES

Yano, 2013, TRACE ELEMENTS IN PORPHYRY COPPER SYSTEMS AS STRATEGIC MINERALS

M Glover and M Warnken, Cities as Mine Sites of the Future

N Pajunen and K Heiskanen DRIVERS AND BARRIERS IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN – THE IMPORTANCE OF UNDERSTANDING THE COMPLEXITY OF RECYCLING IN THE INDUSTRIAL SYSTEM

 

Updated April 25, 2017