Journal article

Mesozoic Orogenic Gold Mineralization in the Jiaodong Peninsula, China: A Focused Event at 120 /- 2 Ma During Cooling of Pregold Granite Intrusions

Liang Zhang, Roberto F Weinberg, Li-Qiang Yang, David Groves, Sheng-Xun Sai, Erin Matchan, David Phillips, Barry P Kohn, Daniel P Miggins, Yue Liu, Jun Deng

Economic Geology | SOC ECONOMIC GEOLOGISTS, INC | Published : 2020

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China


Awarded by National Key Research Program of China


Awarded by State Key Laboratory of Geological Processes and Mineral Resources at the China University of Geosciences


Awarded by Shandong Institute of Geological Sciences


Awarded by China University of Geosciences


Awarded by 111 Project of the Ministry of Science and Technology, China


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Richard Goldfarb, Andrew Tomkins, M. Santosh, and Kun-Feng Qiu for their inspiration and useful discussions on the Jiaodong gold province, Peter Miller and Flame Burgmann from the Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy for helping with the SEM-BSE analysis, Rachelle Pierson, Massimo Raveggi, Song Lu, and Junnel Alegado for their help with muscovite separation, and Yu Wang, Lin-Nan Guo, Bing-Lin Zhang, Si-Chen Sun, Rong-Hua Li, and Hao Wang for their help checking the data and figures. The paper was considerably improved by the incisive and knowledgeable comments of Franco Pirajno, Clive Rive, and Associate Editor Jonathan Cloutier. This work was financially supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant no. 41230311, 41572069, 41702070), the National Key Research Program of China (Grant no. 2016YFC0600107-4), the State Key Laboratory of Geological Processes and Mineral Resources at the China University of Geosciences (GPMR201812), the Key Laboratory of Gold Mineralization Processes and Resource Utilization Subordinated to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Key Laboratory of Metallogenic Geological Process and Resources Utilization in Shandong Province, Shandong Institute of Geological Sciences (Grant no. KFKT201801, KFKT201802), MOST Special Fund from the State Key Laboratory of Geological Processes and Mineral Resources, China University of Geosciences (Grant no. MSFGPMR201804), and the 111 Project of the Ministry of Science and Technology, China (Grant no. BP0719021). The University of Melbourne thermochronology laboratory receives support under the AuScope program of the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS).