Uranium Resource Evaluation in Antarctica

  1. John F. Splettstoesser and
  2. Gisela A.M. Dreschhoff
  1. Edward J. Zeller1,
  2. Gisela A. M. Dreschhoff1 and
  3. Volker Thoste2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR051p0095

Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica

Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica

How to Cite

Zeller, E. J., Dreschhoff, G. A. M. and Thoste, V. (1990) Uranium Resource Evaluation in Antarctica, in Mineral Resources Potential of Antarctica (eds J. F. Splettstoesser and G. A.M. Dreschhoff), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR051p0095

Author Information

  1. 1

    Space Technology Center, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045

  2. 2

    Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe, Hannover, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875901749

Online ISBN: 9781118664926



  • Mines and mineral resources—Antarctic regions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Flight operation methods

  • Geology of the survey areas

  • Uranium provinces

  • Results of the study

  • Uranium enrichments associated with the granite harbor intrusives in southern victoria land

  • Uranium enrichments and the pre-beacon erosion surface

  • Conclusions