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The New Uranium Mining Boom

Challenge and Lessons learned

  • Broder Merkel
  • Mandy Schipek

Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Plenary

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Fernando P. Carvalho
      Pages 3-13
  3. Renaissance of Uranium Mining

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Horst Märten, Richard Phillips, Peter Woods
      Pages 23-30
    3. Lechang Xu, Naizhong Liu, Guofu Zhang
      Pages 31-37
    4. Ladislav Tomasek, Jiri Hulka, Petr Rulik, Helena Mala, Irena Malatova, Vera Beckova
      Pages 51-55
    5. Stefan Bister, Torben Lüllau, Florian Koenn, Maruta Bunka, Jonny Birkhan, Beate Riebe et al.
      Pages 65-72
    6. Yoshiko Kawabata, Masaaki Yamada, Onwona-Agyman Siaw, Aparin Vyacheslav, Berdiyar Jollibekov, Masahiro Nagai et al.
      Pages 127-134
    7. Zheenbek Kulenbekov, Broder J. Merkel
      Pages 135-142
    8. Valentyn Protsak, Valery Kasparov, Igor Maloshtan, Sviatoslav Levchuk, Vasyl Yoschenko, Irina Kalyabina et al.
      Pages 143-150

About this book


The book presents the results from the Uranium Mining and Hydrogeology Conference (UMH VI) held in September 2011, in Freiberg, Germany. The following subjects are dealt with in depth: uranium mining, phosphate mining and uranium recovery. Cleaning up technologies for water and soil are also discussed at length. Analystics and sensors for uranium and radon and modelling round up this comprehensive volume.


Geochemistry Hydrogeology Mining Rehabilitation Uranium

Editors and affiliations

  • Broder Merkel
    • 1
  • Mandy Schipek
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for GeologyTU Bergakademie FreibergFreibergGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The New Uranium Mining Boom
  • Book Subtitle Challenge and Lessons learned
  • Editors Broder Merkel
    Mandy Schipek
  • Series Title Springer Geology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-642-22121-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-662-52072-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-22122-4
  • Series ISSN 2197-9545
  • Series E-ISSN 2197-9553
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XX, 848
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Mineral Resources
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