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posted on October 10, 2018

MDRU SC 100: Open Day (Oct 18, 2018)


Thanks for considering our short course; it is currently sold out.

MDRU is excited to present this full-day of technical presentations and posters that highlight MDRU’s research innovations and accomplishments, student theses and current projects that contribute to improved exploration decision-making. Come and meet our researchers and students and find out how we can help you explore smarter. The day is open to all MDRU corporate members and non-members to participate.  Please join us and expand your exploration mindscape.  Check out the technical program and poster session info .  Lunch, coffee/tea and refreshments will be provided.




October 18, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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MDRU Corporate Members:
$45 + GST
$99 + GST


Jeanne Liu, MDRU Events


UBC Robson Square, Room 1.150 Gallery & Sunroom
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7 Canada
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Course Program

Day - Craig Hart, MDRU Director
  • MDRU Overview
  • Why Big Data and Machine Learning Won't Find Your Next Mine
Day - Tyler Ambrose, MDRU Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Metamorphic Evolution of the Klondike Gold Fields: Implications for Orogenic Gold Mineralization
Day - Farhad Bouzari, MDRU Research Associate
  • Advances in Porphyry Indicator Minerals (PIMS) Research
Day - Robert Lee, MDRU Research Associate
  • Exploration Footprint of the Highland Valley Porphyry Copper Deposit: CMIC "Footprints" Project Results
Day - Ally Brown, MDRU MSc candidate
  • Structural Mapping through Atacama Gravels with Geomorphology: A Key for Geochemical Exploration Through Transported Cover
Day - Peter Winterburn, Research Chair in Exploration Geo
  • Discovering Mineral Deposits with Genomics
Day - Greg Dipple, BRIMM Director
  • Carbon Sequestration in Mine Tailings - A Net Environmental Benefit
Day - Robert Lee, MDRU Research Associate
  • Acquiring Mineral Trace Element and Isotopic Compositions by Laser Ablation ICP-MS for Improved Exploration Decision-Making
Day - Hildebrando Leal-Mejia, MDRU Research Associate
  • Colombian Magmatism, Mineral Deposits and Metallogeny
Day - Sam Cantor, MSc candidate
  • Luminescence as a Tool for Mineral Exploration
Day - Julie Hunt, Geometallurgy Research Associate
  • MDRU Geometallurgy Initiative
Day - Dom Fornier, PhD candidate
  • Geophysical Tools For All: Toolkit and SimPeg