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Study seeks refractory breakthrough

Scientists are using the recently established geoscience atom probe facility at Curtin University School of Mines to better understand resources of refractory gold.

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Refractory gold on a nano-scale may be better understood with new research

Research associate in applied geology Dr Denis Fougerouse and his team have found metallic gold nanoparticles only a few nanometres in diameter within the mineral arsenopyrite – a common mineral.