As a laboratory technician understanding the origin of samples you’re analysing is invaluable. In February 2023 had the chance to visit sample location sites in the Philippines and discovered there is more than meets the eye. I learnt that the… Continue Reading
Johannes Meusburger has successfully defended his thesis and been recommended for the award of PhD following completion of minor amendments. He gave a good defence of his work with Dr Paul Schofield (Natural History Museum) as the external examiner, and… Continue Reading
Congratulations to Eliana Molina Ramirez and Mayra Diaz del Olmo Oliveira for passing their Masters by Resesarch!
A guide to Cornwall’s Geo-Resources by Alastair Skeffington, Eva Marquis and members of the Camborne School of Mines is now available online. Check it out at https://arcg.is/04jLmi
2nd year PhD student Becca Kirk spent November and December in Ottawa, CA on placement with Canmet Mining, Natural Resources Canada under the supervision of Dr Richard Goulet. The trip involved a mixture of laboratory work alongside expert research technicians,… Continue Reading
Early Career Researchers (ECRs) from CSM and the ESI have been helping school children think about mining past and future in the South West region. Funded by a NERC ‘Growing Roots’ outreach grant, Alastair Skeffington, Jody Grassby, Elin Jennings and… Continue Reading
MINEWA is an international EMU-SIMP (European Mineralogical Union – Società Italiana di Mineralogia e Petrologia) school on mineral constituents of wastes, their characterisation, recovery and management. This school brought students and experts worldwide to discuss; the edge of waste management,… Continue Reading
I am from China and I graduated from Sichuan University with a postgraduate degree in Environmental Engineering. My research topic is the stabilization effect of humin on vanadium-contaminated soil. I am currently studying for my Ph.D. at the University of… Continue Reading
Mercury: history, facts and concerns – a new article by Eliana has just been published in the Royal Society of Chemistry Environmental Chemistry Group Bulletin! Check it out at https://www.envchemgroup.com/mercury-history-facts-and-concerns.html.
We’re recruiting for a postdoc to come work with us in lovely Cornwall and investigate using electricity to clean up mine wastes! Part of the NERC Sustainable Mineral Resources in the Philippines. Apply by 25 Jan. For full details click… Continue Reading