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Ayesha Ahmed

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Ayesha Ahmed

Ayesha Ahmed

PhD Candidate, ARC TMVC Research Hub

Room 113, Physics Building, Sandy Bay Campus

+61 3 6226 2788 (phone)

Ayesha.Ahmed@utas.edu.au

PhD Project: Trace element chemistry of epidote, chlorite and tourmaline in and around breccia pipes and batholiths - implications for ore genesis and exploration

Supervisor: Prof David Cooke

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Fields of Research

  • Exploration Geochemistry (040201)
  • Ore Deposit Petrology (040307)
  • Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology (040304)
  • Geochronology (040303)

Research Objectives

  • Copper Ore Exploration (840102)
  • Precious (Noble) Metal Ore Exploration (840105)

Publications

Total publications

8

Conference Publication

(2 outputs)
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2017Ahmed AD, Cooke DR, Agnew P, Kobussen A, Mills S, et al., 'Distinguishing between barren and fertile batholiths in the same porphyry-Cu district using zircon trace element geochemistry', Proceedings of the 14th SGA Biennial Meeting: Mineral Resources to Discover, 20-23 August 2017, Quebec City, Canada, pp. 1061-1064. ISBN 9782981689801 (2017) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Cooke DR; Orovan EA; Baker MJ

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2017Ahmed AD, Cooke DR, Baker MJ, Orovan E, 'Element mobility above, below, and on the sides of the Ann Mason Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Nevada, USA', Extended Abstracts of Gold' 17, 21-23 February 2017, Rotorua, New Zealand, pp. 1-5. ISBN 9781876118013 (2017) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Cooke DR; Baker MJ; Orovan E

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Contract Report, Consultant's Report

(3 outputs)
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2016Ahmed A, Cooke DR, Baker MJ, Orovan EA, 'Yerington, Nevada, USA: Untangling multiple generations of epidote', AMIRA (2016) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Cooke DR; Baker MJ; Orovan EA

2016Ahmed A, Cooke DR, Garay A, Baker MJ, 'Yerington District, Nevada, USA', Amira (2016) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Cooke DR; Baker MJ

2016Ahmed AD, Cooke DR, Baker ML, Orovan EA, 'Yerington, Nevada, USA: untangling multiple generations of epidote', CODES ARC, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, AMIRA P1153 (2016) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Cooke DR; Baker ML; Orovan EA

Other Public Output

(3 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2017Ahmed A, Cooke D, Baker M, Orovan EA, Mills S, et al., 'Chlorite and zircon mineral chemistry from the Yerington district, USA', Applying the explorers' toolbox to discover porphyry and epithermal Cu, Au and Mo deposits, AMIRA P1153, Hobart, Sponsor Meeting 5, 3-4 May 2017, pp. 399-427. (2017) [Report of Restricted Access]

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Co-authors: Cooke D; Baker M; Orovan EA; Meffre S; Cracknell M

2017Orovan E, Baker M, Meffre S, Thompson J, Phillips J, et al., 'Epidote U-Pb isotope dating: workflow development and proof of concept', Applying the explorers' toolbox to discover porphyry and epithermal Cu, Au and Mo deposits, AMIRA P1153, Hobart, Sponsor Meeting 6, 29-30 November 2017, pp. 93-119. (2017) [Report of Restricted Access]

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Co-authors: Orovan E; Baker M; Meffre S; Thompson J; Phillips J; Cooke D; Belousov I; Danyushevsky L

2017Zhang L, Orovan E, Baker M, Ahmed A, White N, et al., 'Buckskin Lithocap, Yerington, Nevada', Applying the explorers' toolbox to discover porphyry and epithermal Cu, Au and Mo deposits, AMIRA P1153, Hobart, Sponsor Meeting 5, 3-4 May 2017, pp. 451-479. (2017) [Report of Restricted Access]

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Co-authors: Zhang L; Orovan E; Baker M; White N; Cooke D

Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

1

Total funding

$18,318

Projects

Trace element chemistry of epidote, chlorite and tourmaline in and around batholiths - implications for ore genesis and exploration (2017)$18,318
Description
This project uses LA-ICPMS technology to determine mineral chemistry data for use in assessing mineral chemistry patterns around porphyry-Cu deposits
Funding
The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Education Endowment Fund ($18,318)
Scheme
Scholarship-Education Endowment Fund
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Cooke DR; Ahmed A
Year
2017