Springer Geology

The Economic Geology of Iran

Mineral Deposits and Natural Resources

Authors: Ghorbani, Mansour

  • One of the first comprehensive books in English about natural resources of Iran
  • Valuable for variety of audience ranging from university students and researches to professionals in mining, energy and natural resources fields
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About this book

The Economic Geology of Iran is a complete and comprehensive book about mineral deposits, energy and water resources of Iran. Dr. Mansour Ghorbani has travelled to each of the huge variety of locations that feature the resources covered, personally verifying the details of them all.

The book starts by describing the geography and physiography of Iran as well as its various climatic regions and the diverse corresponding vegetation. Then the book gives an excellent overview of the geology of the country, followed by the history of mining in Iran up to now. The author describes also the metallogenic and mineralization phases of Iran, its mineral zones and belts, and, more generally, the distribution of mineral deposits in the country. Dr. Ghorbani gives us also an analysis of the position of Iran in terms of global mineral resources, as well as the role that the country’s mineral, energy and natural resources play in its overall economy. The book finishes with also provides a complete list of Iranian mineral deposits.

This book is a perfect source of information for all students and researchers in the field of geo-science at the university level but also for mining and oil companies that would like to work, invest and get involved in such businesses in Iran.

About the authors

Dr. Mansour Ghorbani is associate Professor at the Shahid Beheshti University (Teheran, Iran) since 1999. He is a expert in Iranian Geology and especially in Iranian metal deposits with more than 30 years of experience in the field and many publications. !!!!!!!

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Nature of Iran and Its Climate

    Ghorbani, Mansour

    Pages 1-44

  • A Summary of Geology of Iran

    Ghorbani, Mansour

    Pages 45-64

  • History of Mining

    Ghorbani, Mansour

    Pages 65-78

  • Metallogenic and Mineralization Phases of Iran

    Ghorbani, Mansour

    Pages 79-86

  • Metallogeny and Distribution of Minerals

    Ghorbani, Mansour

    Pages 87-197

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  • ISBN 978-94-007-5624-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-9759-8
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Economic Geology of Iran
Book Subtitle
Mineral Deposits and Natural Resources
Authors
Series Title
Springer Geology
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht.
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-5625-0
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-5625-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-5624-3
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-9759-8
Series ISSN
2197-9545
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 572
Topics