News Listing

Oct 13
2020

The Technical University of Darmstadt invites applications for two new full-time faculty positions: Full Professorship - Aquatic Geochemistry and Full Professorship - Soil Mineralogy/Soil Chemistry.

For more information, click on the links below:

Sep 14
2020

Congratulations to the first recipients of the Cameron-Hall Copper Medal. The first award of this new medal and for the year 2019, is the recent paper in GEEA (vol. 19, Part 4, p. 474-486) entitled ‘Identification of the expression of earthquake induced surface flooding by groundwater using detailed regolith mapping at the buried Atlántida Deposit, northern Chile” written by A.E. Brown, P.A. Winterburn, and T. Bissig. 

For more information, please visit the Cameron-Hall Copper Medal page.

Aug 05
2020

CSRIO announces the following training workshop to be held virtually on September 8 and 9, 2020: "Automating the
Geological Interpretation of Drill Hole Data
".

More information can be found in the workshop flyer.

Aug 05
2020

AAG congratulates Gwendy Hall for being elected as the newest honorary fellow - more detail about Gwendy's achievements can be found here.

Jul 14
2020

The Association of Applied Geochemists is pleased to announce that the 2019 Gold Medal for outstanding contributions to exploration geochemistry is awarded to Professor Benedetto De Vivo, University of Napoli Federico II (retired), Italy. Click here for more details.

 

 

Jun 10
2020

Catchment analysis for the interpretation of stream sediment data. See the new stream sediment case study for northern Vancouver Island, Canada hosted in the “Case Studies” section on the AAG website and download the data. For access, AAG members click on ‘Case Studies’ in the main menu on the home page.

Apr 23
2020

AAG celebrates 50 years!

50 years ago in April 1970, the Association was founded to advance the science of geochemistry, especially as it relates to exploration and related research with J. Alan Coope as our first president.

Mar 17
2020

The March issue of EXPLORE is now available! Feature article: “Rapid sampling and geochemical analysis in the field, Nullarbor Plain, Australia” by Ryan Noble and colleagues.

Feb 23
2020

Presenting new results from the Geological Survey of Canada - Highlights from Natural Resource Canada's Targeted Geoscience Initiative and Geo-Mapping for Energy and Minerals Program. For more information, click here.

Dec 07
2019

Call for papers: Big Data Advances in Exploration and Environment Geochemistry

Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (GEEA) is calling for papers to be submitted to
the above thematic collection.

 

Sep 23
2019

EXPLORE 184 published - read about rapid hydrogeochemistry in the field using portable equipment and the current status of applied geochemistry in Mexico. You can download a copy here.

Jul 29
2019

Open Position: Associate Professor of Critical Minerals - The University of Adelaide

- Lead Critical Minerals Research in a rewarding environment.

Jun 24
2019

In Memory of our beloved colleague, Dr. Peter Winterburn. Dear colleagues, friends, applied geochemists and geoscientific community- it is with great sadness that we must inform you of the tragic loss of our friend and colleague Dr. Peter Winterburn, who passed away on June 21 in Chile, where he had recently moved back after many years away. We will sincerely miss our friend and our grief is great. We will always remember his important contribution to the development of our discipline. We offer our deepest condolences to his family and friends.

Jun 13
2019

The June 2019 issue of the EXPLORE newsletter has just been released!

Read about gold dispersion in transported cover sequences of Western Australia here.

Feb 20
2019

New AAG Councillors that have been elected for 2019-2020: John Carranza, Patrice de Caritat, Dave Heberlein, Tom Meuzelaar, Renguang Zuo.

AAG is excited about their nomination, and grateful for their willingness to serve. Details for each new council member are provided in the bios below.

John Carranza

Patrice de Caritat

Jan 26
2019

The Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering at Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in GeoEnvironmental Engineering, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2019.

The deadline for applications is February 22, 2019. Applicants are encouraged to send all documents in their application packages electronically as PDFs to GSGEpositions@queensu.ca.

Dec 12
2018

Exploration Geology short course. Theoretical foundations and practical training in mineral exploration geochemistry and geology, alteration geochemistry and ore interpretation. Uni Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.

Nov 14
2018

Exploration Geochemistry Course:

 

Aug 04
2018

AAG medals were presented at the AAG Gala dinner during the RFG Convention on June 20, 2018.

May 09
2018

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Scott Wood, Dean of Science and Mathematics at North Dakota State University, has been appointed Chief Editor of Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (GEEA), from 1 August 2018.  GEEA is co-owned by the Geological Society of London (GSL) and the Association of Applied Geochemists (AAG) and published by the Geological Society Publishing House.  

May 08
2018

RFG2018 Preliminary Program Released!

 

RFG2018 aims to provide participants with a program that will explore six vital and inter-related themes that are multidisciplinary in nature: the Earth, Energy, Minerals, Water, Resources and Society, and Education and Knowledge.

The four-day technical program has 1,500+ authors already committed to the conference, with 50% of the presenters from Canada and the other 50% from all other regions of the world. It’s a truly impressive cohort from a vast array of disciplines.

Apr 21
2018

Students! Don't forget to check out AAG's resources for students, which includes analytical support, a student paper prize, and local AAG chapters. 

Feb 23
2018

AAG invites members attending RFG 2018 to a Gala Dinner on Wednesday, June 20 for a truly one-of-a-kind experience, dining amongst the 50,000 inhabitants in the halls and galleries of the spectacular Vancouver Aquarium.