Economic evaluations in exploration by Friedrich-Wilhelm Wellmer

By Friedrich-Wilhelm Wellmer

The textbook is meant for the industrial geologist who offers with the overview of deposits at an early level of improvement. It deals ideas for fast and simple calculations according to the appliance of approximate info. It presents either the coed and the geologist within the box with a whole algorithm and techniques permitting them to accomplish a short preliminary review of the deposit with out the aid of experts or desktops – no matter if he's left to his personal assets. To help the "how to do"-approach all principles for calculations are illustrated with examples and likewise issues out blunders and pitfalls the authors encountered in the course of their careers. The case histories, routines, steel costs and terminology, in particular referring to "reserves and resources", were totally up-to-date during this moment version. New chapters speak about subject matters together with the existence time of deposits, derivation of rates of interest for the internet current price (NPV) calculations, the effect of political chance and the assessment of mineral customers with no identified mineralization.

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When all points lie on the regression line. The square of the correlation coefficient is determined in the following way: r2 is also called the coefficient of determination B. It is a measure of the degree of correlation. It indicates what percentage of the distribution can be explained by linear regression. 45 46 Chapter 3 · Dealing with Data of Multi-Element Deposits Assignment. During the first sampling of an alluvial columbium-tantalum deposit concentrates were panned at various locations on the concession.

Is the correlation between zinc and mercury significant at the 5% significance level? We use Fig. 5. 63. At this chosen significance level the correlation is therefore not significant. 996) certainly plots in the significant field. 4 Standardizations If we have different parameters of a deposit, like the elements of a complex ore deposit, and we know a relationship between at least two of them, we can accentuate the relationships between the other parameters more clearly by standardizing with the help of the known relationship.

How many percent antimony correspond to a band of 1 cm stibnite? 6 g/cm3. 7% Sb. We assume 70%. The thickness of the massive stibnite band has been measured at intervals of 1 m. We consider a vein surface of 1 m2 and a mining width of 1 m. 1. 2 · Grade Estimation and Weighting Fig. 7. Graph for conversion of massive ore thicknesses (here, stibnite) 2. e. 619 t. 5 kg Sb 3. 2% Sb Since the thickness of the lighter wall rock decreases with increasing thickness of the ore shoot, this conversion factor cannot be used as a linear function with greater ore thickness.

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