Journal article

Geochemistry of Au-bearing pyrite from the Sepon Mineral District, Laos DPR, Southeast Asia: Implications for ore genesis

Paul Cromie, Charles Makoundi, Khin Zaw, David R Cooke, Noel White, Chris Ryan

Journal of Asian Earth Sciences | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank the principal financial and logistical supporters for this research project, initially provided by Oxiana Limited and subsequent Sepon district project owners, namely: OZ Minerals Limited and then MMG Limited. The Centre for Ore Deposit Research and Exploration Science (CODES) at the University of Tasmania and CSIRO are thanked for providing research funding and technical support comprising the LA-ICP-MS and PIXE NMP techniques, respectively. The LXML (MMG Limited) exploration team at Sepon are also thanked for their technical support and helpful discussions during this research project. We also thank Dr. Martin Reich, Dr. Shaun Baker, Professor Pete Hollings, Dr. Mike Baker, Dr. Clive Burrett and Dr. David Houston for their substantial reviews and valuable suggestions that greatly improved the manuscript.