- Room 004, Fitzroy, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA
Mr Christian Marien
Teaching and Research Associate
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)
PhD Researcher in Geochemistry and Economic Geology
B.Sc. Applied Geosciences
2007 - 2010
M.Sc. Applied Geosciences
2010 - 2014
2014 - ongoing
Geochemical and Mineralogical characterisation of Carbonatites using XRF, XRD and SEM.
University of the Free State (South Africa). April - September 2014
Digitization of geological maps from the Harz mountains using ArcGIS.
Geological Survey of Saxony Anhalt. July - August 2010
Characterisation of a potential REE mineralisation in core samples of the Carbonatite-Ultramafic-Complex Delitzsch, Germany.
Geological Survey of Saxony Anhalt. April - September 2011
Mineralogical Characterisation of REE ore from Carbonatite-Ultramafic-Complex Delitzsch, Germany and dump material from multiple sources using SEM.
Ceritech AG. 2012 - 2014
SGA - Society for Geology and Applied to Mineral Deposits
SG - Geological Society of London
EGU - European Geosciences Union
GEOL 1001 - The Dynamic Earth
GEOL 1002 - Earth Materials
GEOL 1003 - Geosystems
GEOL 2002/2009 - Structures, Magmas and Volcanoes
GEOL 2003 - Geospatial Techniques
From mantle to ore: Constraining the geological processes that build a major REE-deposit.
- Critical Materials, especially REE.
- The nature of CARBONATITES
- Mantle Processes
- Sustainable Mining
- Thorium-fuelled Molten Salt Reactors