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Prof. Dr. Michael Meyer

Office Location

Building: Miner Building
Wüllnerstr. 2
52056 Aachen


Institute of Mineralogy and Economic


Thursday >15:00 p.m.


Phone: +49-241-80-95774
Fax: +49-241-80-92153
Email: m.meyer@rwth-aachen.de


  1. 1978 M. Sc. (Diplom in Mineralogy / Economic Geology) University of Cologne
  1. 1983 Ph. D. (Dr. rer. nat.) University of Cologne


1978 - 1979 Geologist, Johannesburg Consolidated Investment Company (JCI), South Africa
1982 - 1983 Project Geologist, Nuclear Energy Fuels, Denver, Colorado
1984 - 1987 Research Officer, Economic Geology Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand.
1987 - 1994 Honorary Research Officer, Schonland Research Centre for Nuclear Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand.
1988 - 1990 Lecturer, Department of Geology, University of the Witwatersrand
1990 - 1994 Senior Lecturer, Department of Geology, University of the Witwatersrand
1994 - present Full Professor and Head of Department, Aachen University of Technology

Scientific Interests

Main Field: Ore Deposit Geology, Mineral Resources
Other Fields: Ore body modelling, Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Ore Petrology
Current Interests: Materials Flow Analysis of Bauxite and Copper
Resource-Orientated Analysis of Metallic Raw Material Flows.