The Glass Earth

Esterle, Joan and Carr, Graham (2003) The Glass Earth. AIG News, 72 1-2-4-6.


Author Esterle, Joan
Carr, Graham
Title The Glass Earth
Journal name AIG News
Publication date 2003-05-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
Volume 72
Start page 1-2
End page 4-6
Total pages 5
Place of publication Sydney, Australia
Publisher Australian Institute of Geoscientists
Language eng
Subject 260100 Geology
CX
Abstract THE CSIRO GLASS EARTH is a research initiative developed in 1998 to provide enabling technologies to support the Australian minerals exploration industry in overcoming the impediments of cover and depth. It also provides a vision for the exploration research activities conducted within CSIRO. The long-term vision for Glass Earth is to provide explorationists with the capabilities to "make the top kilometre of the Australian continent, and the geological processes operating within it, transparent" in order to aid the discovery of the next generation of ore deposits. The metaphor and vision remain pertinent to the task at hand - sustaining a successful exploration industry generating wealth for Australia.
Keyword CSIRO Glass Earth
Q-Index Code CX
Additional Notes Quarterly Newsletter

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
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