Anthony B (Tony) Christie

 

Full Name: Anthony B (Tony) Christie

Position: Senior Minerals Geologist

Contact details

Email: T.Christie
Phone: +64-4-570 4682

Qualifications

1973: BSc, Geology; 1974: BSc Hons, Geology; 1976: MSc, Geology; 1983: PhD, Geology

Areas of expertise

Geology: Field mapping & compilation
Geology: Geochemical alteration mapping
Geology: Geochemistry
Geology: Geological alteration mapping
Geology: Geological mapping
Geology: Hydrothermal alteration mapping
Geology: Industrial minerals
Geology: Metallic minerals
Geology: Mineral and rock indentification
Geology: Mineral deposit research
Geology: Mineral resource assessment
Geology: Petrology

Professional activities

Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits: Member
Society of Economic Geologists: Member (NZ correspondent)
Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy: Member (NZ Branch Chairman 1999-2001)
Association of Applied Geochemists: Member
IAGOD International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits: Member
Geoscience Society of New Zealand: Member

Major publications

Christie, A.B.; Barker, R.G. 2007 Mineral resource assessment of the Northland region, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: GNS Science. GNS Science report 2007/06. 169 p. + 1 CD

Christie, A.B.; Simpson, M.P.; Brathwaite, R.L.; Mauk, J.L.; Simmons, S.F. 2007 Epithermal Au-Ag and related deposits of the Hauraki Goldfield, Coromandel Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Economic Geology, 102(5): 785-816; doi: 10.2113/gsecongeo.102.5.785

Christie, A.B.; Brathwaite, R.L. (eds) 2006 Geology and exploration of New Zealand mineral deposits. Parkville, Vic.: Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Monograph series (Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy) 25. 353 p.

Bierlein, F.P.; Christie, A.B.; Smith, P.K. 2004 A comparison of orogenic gold mineralisation in central Victoria (AUS), western South Island (NZ) and Nova Scotia (CAN) : implications for variations in the endowment of Palaeozoic metamorphic terrains. Ore geology reviews, 25(1/2): 125-168

Christie, A.B.; Brathwaite, R.L. 2003 Hydrothermal alteration in metasedimentary rock-hosted orogenic gold deposits, Reefton goldfield, South Island, New Zealand. Mineralium deposita, 38(1): 87-107

Brathwaite, R.L.; Cargill, H.J.; Christie, A.B.; Swain, A. 2001 Lithological and spatial controls on the distribution of quartz veins in andesite- and rhyolite-hosted epithermal Au-Ag deposits of the Hauraki Goldfield, New Zealand. Mineralium deposita, 36(1): 1-12

Christie, A.B.; Brathwaite, R.L.; Rattenbury, M.S.; Skinner, D.N.B. 2001 Mineral resource assessment of the Coromandel region, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 2001/11. 84 p.

Belliss, S.E.; Christie, A.B.; Burgess, D.W.; McNeill, S.J.; Pairman, D.; Fowler, A.D.W. 1999 Space-based synthetic aperture radar for geological mapping in the central Coromandel Peninsula, South Auckland, New Zealand. Geocarto international, 14(3): 55-66

Christie, A.B.; Brathwaite, R.L. 1999 The mineral potential of New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 99/04. 84 p.

Brathwaite, R.L.; Christie, A.B. 1996 Geology of the Waihi area : part sheets T13 and U13. Scale 1:50 000. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences geological map 21. 64 p. + 1 fold. map

Thompson, B.; Brathwaite, R.L.; Christie, A.B. 1995 Mineral wealth of New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences information series 33. ix, 170 p.

Christie, A.B.; Robinson, B.W. 1992 Regional sulphur isotope studies of epithermal Au-Ag-Pb-Zn-Cu deposits in the Hauraki Goldfield, South Auckland. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 35(2): 145-150

Brathwaite, R.L.; Christie, A.B.; Skinner, D.N.B. 1989 The Hauraki goldfield - regional setting, mineralisation and recent exploration. p. 45-56 IN: Kear, D. (ed.) Mineral deposits of New Zealand : the Gordon J. Williams memorial volume. Parkville, Vic.: Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Monograph series (Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy) 13.

Christie, A.B.; Duke, J.; Rushton, R. 1989 Grew Creek gold deposit, Tintina Trench, Yukon (105K). [s.l.]: [s.n.]

Christie, A.B.; Goguel, R.L.; Robinson, B.W. 1989 Problems of crush-leach analyses of low-salinity inclusion-poor material. Chemical Geology, 78(1): 35-49

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