New Laser Ablation ICP-MS Facility

We have now opened a new analytical services facility with state-of-art Laser Ablation ICP-MS with Cetac LSX-213 ND:YAG laser and full sample preparation facilities.

J. David Lowell Autobiography

J. David Lowell, benefactor of the Univeristy of Arizona Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources has published his autobiography, "Intrepid Explorer: Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder."

Dr. William Wilkinson, VP Exploration, Africa, Freeport McMoRan, 2015 Lacy Distinguished Lecture

Dr. William Wilkinson, Vice President Exploration, Africa, for Freeport McMoRan  delivered the 2015 Willard C. Lacy Distinguished Lecture on October 23, 2015.  His lecture was titled "From Mississippi to the DRC, Changes in Exploration and Mining".

New Laser Ablation ICP-MS Facility

We have now opened a new analytical services facility with state-of-art Laser Ablation ICP-MS with Cetac LSX-213 ND:YAG laser and full sample preparation facilities.

J. David Lowell Autobiography

J. David Lowell, benefactor of the Univeristy of Arizona Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources has published his autobiography, "Intrepid Explorer: Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder."

Dr. William Wilkinson, VP Exploration, Africa, Freeport McMoRan, 2015 Lacy Distinguished Lecture

Dr. William Wilkinson, Vice President Exploration, Africa, for Freeport McMoRan  delivered the 2015 Willard C. Lacy Distinguished Lecture on October 23, 2015.  His lecture was titled "From Mississippi to the DRC, Changes in Exploration and Mining".

  • New Laser Ablation ICP-MS Facility

    We have now opened a new analytical services facility with state-of-art Laser Ablation ICP-MS with Cetac LSX-213 ND:YAG laser and full sample preparation facilities.

  • J. David Lowell Autobiography

    J. David Lowell, benefactor of the Univeristy of Arizona Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources has published his autobiography, "Intrepid Explorer: Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder."

  • Dr. William Wilkinson, VP Exploration, Africa, Freeport McMoRan, 2015 Lacy Distinguished Lecture

    Dr. William Wilkinson, Vice President Exploration, Africa, for Freeport McMoRan  delivered the 2015 Willard C. Lacy Distinguished Lecture on October 23, 2015.  His lecture was titled "From Mississippi to the DRC, Changes in Exploration and Mining".

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Dr. William Wilkinson, Vice President Exploration, Africa, for Freeport McMoRan  delivered the 2015 Willard C. Lacy Distinguished Lecture on October 23, 2015.  His lecture was titled "From Mississippi to the DRC, Changes in Exploration and Mining".

J. David Lowell, benefactor of the Univeristy of Arizona Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources has published his autobiography, "Intrepid Explorer: Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder."

We have now opened a new analytical services facility with state-of-art Laser Ablation ICP-MS with Cetac LSX-213 ND:YAG laser and full sample preparation facilities.

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Research faculty member Gail Heath along with Drs. Mary Poulton and Moe Momayez have implemented a 4D autonomous monitoring system for environmental monitoring that can also be used to monitor the integrity of tailing storage facilities in real-time.

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Recent Ph.D. graduate in Geosciences, Dr.

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Delegation from Zacatecas and University of Arizona tour the ASARCO Mission Mine Complex.