Student Theses (advised or on committee)

Randall Phillips, 1990, Geochemistry of hydrothermal Th-U-REE quartz/fluorite veins from the Capitan Pluton

Randall Ruff, 1993, Gas analysis of fluid inclusions: Application toward precious metal exploration, Steeple Rock mining district, Grant County, New Mexico

James Watrus, 1998, A regional geochemical Atlas for part of Socorro County, New Mexico

Eric Munroe, 1999,Geology and geochemistry of waste rock piles in the Hillsboro mining district, Sierra County, New Mexico

Kelly Donahue, 2002, Geochemistry, geology, and geochronology of the Victorio mining district, Luna County, New Mexico: Linking skarn and porphyry systems to carbonate-hosted lead-zinc replacement deposits

L. Steven Raugust, 2003, The natural defenses of Copper Flat, Sierra County, New Mexico

Amanda Rowe, 2005, Fluid evolution of the magmatic hydrothermal breccia of the Goat Hill Orebody, Questa Climax-type porphyry molybdenum system, New Mexico - A fluid inclusion study M.S. thesis

Samuel Tachie-Menson, 2006, CHARACTERIZATION OF THE ACID-PRODUCING POTENTIAL AND INVESTIGATION OF ITS EFFECT ON WEATHERING OF THE GOATHILL NORTH ROCK PILE AT THE QUESTA MOLYBDENUM MINE, NEW MEXICO

Luiza Aline Fernandes Gutierrez, 2006, THE INFLUENCE OF MINERALOGY, CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICAL ENGINEERING PROPERTIES ON SHEAR STRENGTH PARAMETERS OF THE GOATHILL ROCK PILE MATERIAL, QUESTA MOLYBDENUM MINE, NEW MEXICO

Heather Renee Shannon, 2006, FLUID TRANSPORT THROUGH A VARIABLY SATURATED ROCK PILE HILLSLOPE SYSTEM

Vanessa Candida de Viterbo, 2007, EFFECTS OF PRE-MINING HYDROTHERMAL ALTERATION PROCESSES AND POST-MINING WEATHERING ON ROCK ENGINEERING PROPERTIES OF THE GOATHILL NORTH ROCK PILE AT THE QUESTA MINE, TAOS COUNTY, NEW MEXICO

Gabriel James Graf, 2008, Mineralogical and Geochemical Changes Associated with Sulfide and Silicate Weathering in Natural Alteration Scars, Taos County, New Mexico

Kwaku Boakye, 2008, LARGE IN SITU DIRECT SHEAR TESTS ON ROCK PILES AT THE QUESTA MINE, TAOS COUNTY, NEW MEXICO

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Hooman Hosseinpour, 2008, NUMERICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF THE EFFECT OF AN OVERSIZE PARTICLE ON DIRECT SHEAR TEST RESULTS

Gertrude Fobiah Ayakwah, 2009, EFFECT OF WEATHERING AND ALTERATION ON POINT LOAD AND SLAKE DURABILITY INDICES AND THE CHARACTERIZATION OF THE DEBRIS FLOW AT THE QUESTA MINE, TAOS COUNTY, NEW MEXICO

Samuel Nunoo, 2009, GEOTECHNICAL EVALUATION OF QUESTA MINE MATERIAL, TAOS COUNTY, NEW MEXICO

John Morkeh, 2009, Geochemistry and mineralogy of mine rock pile materials and different grain size fractions from the Chevron Questa mine, Taos County, New Mexico

Kojo Anim, 2010, EFFECT OF STRAIN RATE ON THE SHEAR STRENGTH OF QUESTA ROCK PILE MATERIALS

Shannon F. Williams, 2010, Spatial Distribution of Fluoride Concentration in Goathill North Rock Pile, Questa Molybdenum Mine, Questa, New Mexico

Pruthvid Geedipally, et al., 2012, Geology and mineral deposits in the Hillsboro mining district, Sierra County, New Mexico: New Mexico Geological Society, Guidebook 63, p. 559-568

Rowe, Amanda, 2012, Ore genesis and fluid evolution of the Goat Hill orebody, Questa Climax-type porphyry-Mo system, New Mexico and its comparison to the Climax-type deposits of the Colorado mineral belt, Ph.D. dissertation, New Mexico Institute Mining Technology, Socorro, NM, 286 pp.

Kwame Femfrong, 2013, Rare Earth Elements (REE) Potential and Origin of the Cambrian-Ordovician(?) Episyenites in the Caballo Montains, southern New Mexico

Annie Riggins, 2014, Origin of the REE-bearing Episyenites in the Caballo and Burro Mountains, New Mexico: M.S. thesis

Asafo-Akowuah, John, 2017, New Mexico Abandoned Uranium Mines Study: Jeter, Lucky Don, and Little Davie mines, Socorro County, New Mexico: M.S. independent thesis

Tiffany Luterbach, M.S. Mineral Engineering, Trace Element Analysis of Placer Gold, New Mexico Geology, v. 37, no. 4, pp. 89. (2015), independent study, May 2018

Zutah, William, 2017, Origin and mineral resource potential of Rosedale District, Socorro County, New Mexico: M.S. independent thesis

Smith, Adam E., 2018, Multi-stage processes for generation REE-enriched episyenites and fenites in New Mexico and Colorado: the role of magmatic and diagenetic fluids based on 40Ar/39Ar geochronology, whole rock geochemistry and radiogenic isotopes [M.S. thesis]: New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, 352 p.

Silva, Marcus E., 2019, An inventory and mineralogical characterization of mines and prospects in the North Magdalena Mining District, Socorro County, New Mexico: M.S. thesis

Harrison, Nicholas, (coaurthors McLemore, V.T., Silva, M., Mojtabai, N., and Asafo-Akowuah, J.), 2020, A study of abandoned mine lands in New Mexico: SME Annual Meeting, Preprint 20-37, 6 p., https://geoinfo.nmt.edu/staff/mclemore/documents/20-037.pdf senior thesis, gaduated May 2021

Grab, John, 2021, Resolving the style of gold minealiztion and the associate mineral and alteration assembalges at the Trenton Canyon property, Nevada: M.S. independent study

updated August 22, 2021