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Joandeuml;l Brugger obtained his PhD at the University of Basel, Switzerland in 1996, for his work on the geochemistry and mineralogy of metamorphosed syn-genetic exhalative Mn deposits. In 2002 he joined the South Australian Museum and the University of Adelaide, and established the Minerals, Microbes and Solutions research group, dedicated to using state-of-the-art experimental techniques to study the transport and deposition of metals and mineral-microbe-fluid interaction in geological environments. In January 2014, Joandeuml;l is taking up a new chair in Synchrotron Geosciences at Monash University.

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Projects 2001 2022

Aqueous Fluids in the Deep Earth

Brugger, J., Mei, Y., Gorczyk, W., Louvel, M., Gonzalez, C. & Sherman, D. M.


Project: Research

Reverse engineering Nature: metal extraction through mineral replacement.

Pring, A., Brugger, J., Harmer-Bassell, S., Gibson, C. T., Grguric, B. & Ehrig, K.


Project: Research

Research Output 1994 2019

Characterisation of a rare earth element- and zirconium-bearing ion-adsorption clay deposit in Madagascar

Ram, R., Becker, M., Brugger, J., Etschmann, B., Burcher-Jones, C., Howard, D., Kooyman, P. J. & Petersen, J., 20 Sep 2019, In : Chemical Geology. 522, p. 93-107 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Recrystallization of Manganite (γ-MnOOH) and Implications for Trace Element Cycling

Hens, T., Brugger, J., Cumberland, S. A., Etschmann, B. & Frierdich, A. J., 6 Feb 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 3, p. 1311-1319 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Arsenic in hydrothermal apatite: oxidation state, mechanism of uptake, and comparison between experiments and nature

Liu, W., Mei, Y., Etschmann, B., Brugger, J., Pearce, M., Ryan, C. G., Borg, S., Wykes, J., Kappen, P., Paterson, D., Boesenberg, U., Garrevoet, J., Moorhead, G. & Falkenberg, G., 1 Jan 2017, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 196, p. 144-159 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Enrichment of germanium and associated arsenic and tungsten in coal and roll-front uranium deposits

Etschmann, B., Liu, W., Li, K., Dai, S., Reith, F., Falconer, D., Kerr, G., Paterson, D., Howard, D., Kappen, P., Wykes, J. & Brugger, J., 5 Jul 2017, In : Chemical Geology. 463, p. 29-49 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hydrothermal evolution and ore genesis of the Beiya giant Au polymetallic deposit, western Yunnan, China: Evidence from fluid inclusions and H-O-S-Pb isotopes

He, W., Yang, L., Brugger, J., McCuaig, T. C., Lu, Y., Bao, X., Gao, X., Lu, Y. & Xing, Y., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Ore Geology Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review