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Gold Bulletin

Gold Bulletin

The journal of gold science, technology and applications

Editor-in-Chief: Trevor Keel

ISSN: 2190-7579 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13404

Sponsored by the World Gold Council 

World Gold Council

The World Gold Council is the market development organisation for the gold industry. Working within the investment, jewellery and technology sectors, as well as engaging in government affairs, our purpose is to provide industry leadership, whilst stimulating and sustaining demand for gold.

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    Gold Bulletin is the premier international peer reviewed journal on the latest science, technology and applications of gold. It includes papers on the latest research advances, state-of-the-art reviews, conference reports, book reviews and highlights of patents and scientific literature. Gold Bulletin has been published over 40 years as a multidisciplinary journal read by chemists, physicists, engineers, metallurgists, materials scientists, biotechnologists, surface scientists, and nanotechnologists amongst others, both within industry and academia.

    Gold Bulletin is published in conjunction with the World Gold Council.

    This journal is an open access journal, which provides free access to its articles to anyone, anywhere! Publications are fully sponsored by the World Gold Council.

    For readers: All articles are published under the Creative Commons Attribution License. You can read, redistribute and reuse the articles for free, as long as you cite the authors of the original work properly.

    For authors: By publishing with open access you can keep the copyright to your work. No fees are charged to authors for publishing in Gold Bulletin.

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