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Archean Tectonics Debate & Symposium

Dates: 27 – 28 Nov, 2014

Archean Tectonics Debate and Symposium - 27 & 28 November 2014 Since the late 1960’s when plate tectonics was first widely accepted, geologists have long considered how far back in Earth’s history plate tectonic processes operated. Until the late 1980’s, many geologists considered that plate tectonic activity has only operated in the past 1 Ga. Since then, however, new discoveries have pushed back the envelope such that some geologists believe tectonic activity has occurred since the early Archean. However, this is a matter of continued dispute and is currently unresolved. Understanding of dynamic Archean tectonics is critical for comprehending the evolution of Australian continent, and processes that led to the formation of world class gold and base metal provinces.

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Orogenic Gold Deposits: Nature and Geological Targeting

Dates: 07 – 07 Oct, 2014 | Location: Curtin University, Kalgoorlie

Introduction Global Importance and Distribution Common Characteristics Tectonic and Lithospheric Setting Temporal Distribution and Timing of Mineralisation Anomalous Settings and Deposits

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Short Course on Magnetotellurics

Dates: 20 – 24 Oct, 2014 | Location: UWA Crawley Campus

The CET, in conjunction with the Australian Society for Exploration Geophysics, Schlumberger and Moombarringa Geoscience, are proud to welcome Professor Alan Jones to Perth to present a “Short Course on Magnetotellurics”.

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CET Seminar Series

Dates: 27 – 28 Nov, 2014 | Location: Perth

The Seminar Series Committee is currently working on a fantastic Seminar Series Schedule for 2014 and information will be updated as it is confirmed.

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