Organic Matter and Mineralisation: Thermal Alteration, Hydrocarbon Generation and Role in Metallogenesis

  • M. Glikson
  • M. Mastalerz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: A ‘soft-rock’ petroleum-type approach to exploration for ‘hard-rock’ minerals in sedimentary basins

  3. Processes and Indicators in Organic—Metal Interaction

  4. Proterozoic Organic—Metal Interactions

  5. Palaeozoic: Hydrothermal Systems and Sediment-Hosted Ore Bodies

  6. Mesozoic to Recent

  7. Part V

    1. M. Glikson, M. Mastalerz
      Pages 445-446
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 447-454

About this book


Archean Coast Paleozoic Paragenesis Precipitation Proterozoic bacteria diagenesis formation isotope migration mineral mineralization ore deposit sedimentary basin

Editors and affiliations

  • M. Glikson
    • 1
  • M. Mastalerz
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Earth SciencesThe University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.Indiana Geological SurveyIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-4019-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-9474-5
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