R L (Bob) Brathwaite

 

Full Name: R L (Bob) Brathwaite

Position: Minerals Geologist, Contractor

Contact details

Email: B.Brathwaite
Phone: +64-4-570 4724

Qualifications

1962: BSc; 1964: MSc Hons; 1969: PhD

Areas of expertise

Geology: Geochemical alteration mapping
Geology: Geological alteration mapping
Geology: Hydrothermal alteration mapping
Geology: Industrial minerals
Geology: Metallic minerals
Geology: Mineral and rock indentification
Geology: Mineral deposit research
Geology: Mineral resource assessment

Professional activities

Australasian Institute of Mining & Mettalurgy: Member
Geological Society of New Zealand: Member
NZ Geochemical Society: Member
Society of Economic Geologists: Fellow
Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits: Member

Major publications

Brathwaite, R.L. 2003 Geological and mineralogical characterization of zeolites in lacustrine tuffs, Ngakuru, Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Clays and Clay Minerals, 51(6): 589-598

Brathwaite, R.L.; Faure, K. 2002 The Waihi epithermal gold-silver-base metal sulfide-quartz vein system, New Zealand : temperature and salinity controls on electrum and sulfide deposition. Economic Geology, 97: 269-290

Brathwaite, R.L.; Simpson, M.P.; Faure, K.; Skinner, D.N.B. 2001 Telescoped porphyry Cu-Mo-Au mineralisation, advanced argillic alteration and quartz-sulphide-gold-anhydrite veins in the Thames district, New Zealand. Mineralium deposita, 36(7): 623-640

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

Brathwaite, R.L.; Pirajno, F. 1993 Metallogenic map of New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences monograph 3. 215 p.

Brathwaite, R.L. 1989 Geological setting of mineralisation in New Zealand. p. 1-8 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.

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.

Brathwaite, R.L.; McKay, D.F. 1989 Geology and exploration of the Martha Hill gold-silver deposit, Waihi. p. 83-88 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.

Brathwaite, R.L. 1974 The geology and origin of the Rosebery ore deposit, Tasmania. Economic Geology, 69(7): 1086-1101

Brathwaite, R.L. 1968 The geology of the Boulder Lake area, north-west Nelson. Part 1, The Anatoki Formation. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 11(1): 78-91; doi: 10.1080/00288306.1968.10423674

Brathwaite, R.L. 1968 The geology of the Boulder Lake area, north-west Nelson. Part 2, The Mount Olympus Granite Pluton. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 11(1): 92-122; doi: 10.1080/00288306.1968.10423675

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