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Course Title

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C

ECTS

MMP 204

Ore Deposits

2

2

3

5

Content: Definition of ore, ore deposit, grade, reserve. Classifıcation of ore deposits. Plate tectonics and ore deposits. Ortomagmatic deposits. Pegmatitic deposits. Pneumatolitic deposits. Pyrometasomatic deposits. Hydrothermal deposits. Carbonatitic deposits. Volcanogenic deposits. Metamorphism related deposits. Lateritic deposits. Oxidation and cementation zones deposits. Placer deposits. Sedimentary deposits. Various examples from Turkey and the world. Resolution of typical problems concerning position, grade and reserve of ore deposits.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.