Renelle Dubosq earned the inaugural Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation - Indigenous

Posted on Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Renelle Dubosq, a PhD researcher working under the supervision of Prof. David Schneider, spent time at the Max Planck Institut in Düsseldorf to better understand the atomic structure of Fool’s Gold (pyrite). By showing that traces of gold are actually freed during rock deformation — the process of folding, faulting or shearing — her research will help geologists target their mining efforts more effectively. Read the complete article.

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