Geology and Geological Engineering

Dr. Colin Paterson
Economic Geology - Exploring for Mineral Resources
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Publications

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Peer-reviewed

  1. Henley, R.W., Norris, R.J., and Paterson, C.J., 1976, Multistage ore genesis in the New Zealand Geosyncline, a history of post- metamorphic lode emplacement: Min. Deposita, v. 11, p. 180-196.
  2. Paterson, C.J., 1977, Glenorchy scheelite and Moke Creek copper mines: Field Trip Guides, Geol. Soc. New Zealand 22nd Annual Conference, Queenstown, p. E1-E21.
  3. Paterson, C.J., 1977, A geochemical investigation of the origin of scheelite mineralization, Glenorchy, New Zealand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Otago.
  4. Paterson, C.J., and Rankin, P.C., 1979, Trace element distribution in the schist surrounding a quartz-scheelite lode, Glenorchy, New Zealand: New Zealand Jour. Geol. Geophys., v. 22, p. 329-338.
  5. Paterson, C.J., 1982, Oxygen isotopic evidence for the origin and evolution of a scheelite ore-forming fluid, Glenorchy, New Zealand: Econ. Geol., v. 77, p. 1672-1687.
  6. Paterson, C.J., 1986, Controls on gold and tungsten mineralization in metamorphic-hydrothermal systems, Otago, New Zealand, in Keppie, J., Boyle, R.W., and Haynes, S.J., eds., Turbidite-Hosted Gold Deposits: Geological Assoc. Canada Special Paper 32, p. 25-39 (INVITED)
  7. Paterson, C.J., Uzunlar, N., Longstaffe, F.J., 1987, Epithermal Au- Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills: a variety of ore-forming fluids: in Han, K., and Kliche, C., Proceedings AIME 3rd Western Regional Conference on Precious Metals, Coal, and Environment, Sept 1987, Rapid City, p.83-89.
  8. Goldfarb, R.J., Leach, D.L., Pickthorn, W.J., and Paterson, C.J., 1988, Origin of lode gold deposits of the Juneau gold belt, S.E. Alaska: Geology, v.16, p.440-443.
  9. Paterson, C.J., Lisenbee, A.L., and Redden, J.A., 1988, Gold deposits in the Black Hills, South Dakota, in Diedrich, R.P., Dyka, M.A.K., and Miller, W.R., eds., Wyoming Geological Association 39th Field Conference Guidebook, Eastern Powder River Basin - Black Hills, p.295-304.
  10. Lisenbee, A.L., Paterson, C.J. Gries, J.G., Nelson, G., Emanuel, K., Walsh, J., Backens, M., and Duex, T., 1988, Tertiary igneous intrusions and related gold mineralization, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Wyoming Geological Association Earth Science Bull., v. 20, p.1-20.
  11. Paterson, C.J., Uzunlar, N., Groff, J., and Longstaffe, F.J., 1989, A view through an epithermal-mesothermal precious metal system in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota, U.S.A: a magmatic origin for the ore-forming fluids in Keays, R.R., Ramsay, W.R.H., and Groves, D.I., eds., The Geology of Gold Deposits: The Perspective in 1988: Econ. Geol. Monograph 6, p. 564-570 (INVITED).
  12. Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., eds., 1990, Metallogeny of Gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society of Econ. Geol. Guidebook Series, v. 7, 190 pp.
  13. Groff, J., and Paterson, C.J., 1990, Ore paragenesis and fluids in the Gilt Edge deposit, South Dakota, in Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., eds., 1990, Metallogeny of Gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society Econ. Geol. Guidebook Series, v. 7, p. 67-72.
  14. Paterson, C.J., 1990, DAY TWO - Road Logs: The Homestake iron- formation-hosted gold deposit: an introduction, in Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., eds., 1990, Metallogeny of Gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society of Econ. Geol. Guidebook Series, v. 7, p. 125-126.
  15. Uzunlar, N., Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., 1990, Tertiary epithermal to mesothermal porphyry-related Au-Ag mineralization in the Homestake mine, Lead, South Dakota: mineral and metal zoning, in Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., eds., 1990, Metallogeny of Gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society of Econ. Geol. Guidebook Series, v. 7, p. 119-124 .
  16. Paterson, C.J., 1990, Ore deposits of gold and silver: Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review, v. 6, p. 43-66. (INVITED)
  17. Montri, W., and Paterson, C.J., 1990, Carbonate-hosted Au-Ag-Pb deposits, northern Black Hills, in Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., eds., 1990, Metallogeny of Gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society of Econ. Geol. Guidebook Series, v. 7, p. 157-163.
  18. Paterson, C.J., 1990, Magmatic-hydrothermal model for epithermal- mesothermal Au-Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills: Proceedings, Fourth Western Regional Conference on Precious Metals, and the Environment, Black Hills section, SME, Sept. 19-22, Lead, South Dakota, p.89-102.
  19. Paterson, C.J., 1994, Application of geographic information system analysis to exploration for Tertiary Au-Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota: a preliminary study: Proceedings, Fifth Western Regional SME Conference on Precious Metals, Coal, and the Environment, Oct 9-11, 1994, Lead, South Dakota, p.176-185.
  20. Trautwein, C.M., Paterson, C.J., and Duke, E.D., 1994, Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, with Applications to Resource Analysis: Workshop Manual, Dept. of Geology and Geological Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, May 15-19, 1994.
  21. Hariri, M.M., Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 1995, Fracture control on the Tertiary epithermal-mesothermal gold deposits, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Jour. Exploration and Mining Geology, v. 4, p. 205-214.
  22. Harris, K., and Paterson, C.J., 1996, Petrology of Tertiary Igneous Rocks and their significance for Au-Ag mineralization, Annie Creek mine, in Paterson, C.J., and Kirchner, J.G., eds., Guidebook to the Geology of the Black Hills, South Dakota: SDSM&T Bull. 19, p. 150-160.
  23. Lisenbee, A.L., Kirchner, J.G., and Paterson, C.J., 1996, Tertiary igneous intrusions and related gold mineralization, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Road log, field trip 11, in Paterson, C.J., and Kirchner, J.G., eds., Guidebook to the Geology of the Black Hills, South Dakota: SDSM&T Bull. 19, p. 108-128.
  24. Paterson, C.J., and Kirchner, J.G., eds., 1996, Guidebook to the Geology of the Black Hills, South Dakota: SDSM&T Bull. 19, 230 p.
  25. Davis, A.D., Paterson, C.J., and Webb, C.J., 1997, Comprehensive inventory of abandoned mines in the Black Hills of South Dakota: Pre-Print 97-147, Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc., Littleton, Colorado.
  26. Allibone, A., and Paterson, C.J., 1998, Central Stewart Island Mapping: N.Z. Inst. Geological and Nuclear Sciences Immediate Report.
  27. Paterson, C.J., 1998, Book Review on Solomon, M., and Groves, D.I., The Geology and Origin of Australia?s Mineral Deposits: Jour Geoscience Education, v.46, p. 410-411.
  28. Groff, J.A., and Paterson, C.J., The role of magmatically-derived fluids in the formation of the Gilt Edge porphyry gold deposit (in revision, Economic Geology)
  29. Uzunlar, N., Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., Alkalic intrusion-related epithermal-mesothermal Au-Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota: (in revision, Economic Geology)
  30. Terry, M.P., and Paterson, C.J., 2010, Geology of area of the Homestake gold mine (Deep Underground Science and Engineering Lab) in Lead, South Dakota, in Terry, M.P., Duke, E.F., and Tielke, J.A., Geologic Field Trips in the Black Hills Region, South Dakota: SDSM&T Bulletin 21, p. 10-25.
  31. Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 2012, Devil's Tower and other Tertiary Igneous Intrusions in the Northern Black Hills, Sept 23, 2012 AIPG field trip guide (unpublished)
  32. Paterson, C.J., 2012, Gold mineralization in the Black Hills - a 2.5 Billion year history - Sept 26, 2012 AIPG field trip guide (unpublished)
  33. McCormick, K.A., Chamberlain, K.R., Paterson, C.J., 2017, U-Pb baddeleyite crystallization age for a Corson diabase intrusion: possible Midcontinent Rift magmatism in eastern South Dakota: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 55, p 111-117

Conference proceedings, extended abstracts, and white papers

  1. Paterson, C.J., 1975, Scheelite mineralization at Glenorchy: Origin of the hydrothermal fluid in the light of oxygen isotope studies: Abstracts, N. Z. Geochem. Group Conf., Te Anau.
  2. Paterson, C.J., 1976, Scheelite mineralization at Glenorchy, New Zealand: Origin of the hydrothermal fluid in the light of oxygen isotope studies (Abstract): International Conference on Stable Isotopes, Abstracts, p. 51. N.Z. Government Printer, Wellington.
  3. Paterson, C.J., 1983, Controls on hydrothermal scheelite ore deposition in metamorphic belts (Abstract): Geol. Assoc. Canada/Min. Assoc. Canada Ann. Mtg., Victoria, British Columbia, May 1983, Program with Abstracts, v. 8, p. A53.
  4. Donnelly, T., Paterson, C.J., and Nesbitt, B.E., 1983, Petrology of the Thanksgiving tungsten deposit, Revelstoke, British Columbia (Abstract): Geol. Assoc. Canada/Min. Assoc. Canada Ann. Mtg., Victoria, British Columbia, May 1983, Program with Abstracts, v. 8, p. A18.
  5. Paterson, C.J., 1984, Structural controls on the distribution and orientation of gold-tungsten-antimony lodes in metamorphic terranes (Abstr): Geol. Assoc. Canada/Min. Assoc. Canada Ann. Mtg., London, Ontario, May '84, Program with Abstracts, v.9, p.95.
  6. Paterson, C.J., 1985, Controls on gold and tungsten mineralization, Otago, New Zealand: Geological Association of Canada/Mineralogical Association of Canada Joint Annual Meeting, Fredericton, May 1985, Program with Abstracts, v. 10, p. A47. (INVITED)
  7. Giebink, B.G., and Paterson, C.J., 1986, Stratigraphic controls on sediment-hosted epithermal Au-Ag mineralization: evidence from the Annie Creek deposit, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Abstracts with Program, v. 18, p.613.
  8. Paterson, C.J., and Norby, J.W., 1986, A gold deposit associated with amphibolite and graphitic metasediments, Tinton, Black Hills: Comparison with Owl Creek and Hoyle Pond deposits, Ontario: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Abstracts with Program, v. 18, p.715.
  9. Goldfarb, R.J., Leach, D.L., Light, T.V., Paterson, C.J., Pickthorn, L.B., and Pickthorn, W.J., 1987, The Juneau gold belt: A Mother Lode-type system in Southeastern Alaska: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Program, v. 19, p. 382.
  10. Paterson, C.J., Uzunlar, N., and Longstaffe, F.J., 1988, A view through an epithermal-mesothermal precious metal system in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota, U.S.A: a magmatic origin for the ore-forming fluids: Geol. Soc. Australia, Abstracts No. 23, Bicentennial Gold '88, Extended Abstr. Poster Prog., v.1, p.383-385.
  11. Paterson, C.J., Uzunlar, N., Groff, J., and Longstaffe, F.J., 1988, A 4-km vertical profile through epithermal Au-Ag deposits in the Black Hills, South Dakota: the roots of an epithermal system: Geol. Soc. New Zealand Ann. Conf., Hamilton, Nov. 1988, Programme and Abstracts, Geol. Soc. N. Z. Misc. Pub. 41a, p.117.
  12. Uzunlar, N., Paterson, C.J., and Longstaffe, F.J., 1988, Origin of ore-forming fluids for Tertiary gold-silver deposits in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Wyoming Geological Assoc. 39th Annual Field Conference, Gillette, Sept, 1988; Earth Science Bull., v. 20, p.76.
  13. Paterson, C.J., Shearer, C.K., and Glascock, M.D., 1989, Petrogenetic relations between epithermal Au-Ag deposits and associated phonolite-trachyte-latite-rhyolite magmatism: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, St Louis, Abstracts with Program, v. 21, p. A350.
  14. Uzunlar, N., Paterson, C.J., Nelson, G., and Longstaffe, F.J., 1989, Tertiary epithermal to mesothermal Au-Ag mineralization in the Homestake mine, Lead, South Dakota: A magmatic origin: Geol. Soc. America Ann. Mtg., St Louis, Abstracts with Prog., v. 21, p. A350.
  15. Groff, J., Paterson, C.J., Barron, J., and MacLeod, R., 1990, A metal distribution and fluid inclusion study of the Gilt Edge porphyry- related gold deposit, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Fourth Western Regional Conf. on Precious Metals, and the Environment, Black Hills Section, SME, Sept. 19-22, Lead, South Dakota.
  16. Paterson, C.J., 1990, Magmatic-hydrothermal model for epithermal- mesothermal Au-Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills: Fourth Western Regional Conf. on Precious Metals, and the Environment, Black Hills section, SME, Sept. 19-22, Lead, South Dakota.
  17. Paterson, C.J., 1992, Metamorphism, convergent margins, and turbidite-hosted gold deposits in the Circum-Pacific region: SME Annual Meeting, Feb. 24-27, Phoenix, Arizona. (INVITED)
  18. Paterson, C.J., 1993, Application of GIS to ore deposit modeling and exploration for gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: SD GIS Users' Group Conference, Oct 25-26, 1993, Pierre, South Dakota.
  19. Hariri, M.M., Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 1994, Fracture control on the Tertiary epithermal-mesothermal gold deposits, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Conference on Mineral Exploration 94, Lake Tahoe, Sept 26, 1994.
  20. Paterson, C.J., 1994, Application of geographic information system analysis to exploration for Tertiary Au-Ag deposits in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota: a preliminary study: Proceedings, Fifth Western Regional SME Conference on Precious Metals, Coal, and Environment, Oct 9-11, 1994, Lead, South Dakota, p.176-185.
  21. Hariri, M.M., Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., 1994, Using GIS to relate lineaments to geology, structures, and Tertiary Au-Ag mines, Lead Quadrangle, Black Hills, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, no. 7, p. 429-430.
  22. Paterson, C.J., 1995, Application of geographic information systems in the assessment of igneous associations with sediment-hosted (Carlin-type) Au-Ag deposits in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Implications for exploration: Geol. Soc. America, Rocky Mountain Section, Bozeman, May 18-19, Abstracts with Programs, v. 27, no. 4 , p. 51.
  23. Paterson, C.J., Madigan, T., and Rhoderick, K., 1996, Gold deposits of the Black Hills, South Dakota: a history of mineralization spanning more than 2.5 billion years: Geol. Soc. America, Rocky Mountain Section, Rapid City, April 18-19, 1996, Abstracts with Programs, v. 28, no. 4 , p. 35.
  24. Uzunlar, N., Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., 1996, Alkalic intrusion-related, epithermal-mesothermal Au-Ag deposits in the Lead-Deadwood dome, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Ore-forming fluids: Geol. Soc. America, Rocky Mountain Section, Rapid City, April 18-19, 1996, Abstracts with Programs, v. 28, no. 4 , p. 41.
  25. Hariri, M.M., Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 1996, Fractures and Tertiary mineralization, Lead-Deadwood dome, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America, Rocky Mountain Section, Rapid City, April 18-19, 1996, Abstracts with Programs, v. 28, no. 4 , p. 10.
  26. Davis, A.D., Paterson, C.J., and Webb, C.J., 1997, Comprehensive inventory of abandoned mines in the Black Hills of South Dakota: Annual Meeting, Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Littleton, Colorado, Feb, 1997.
  27. Krebs, R., Duke, E.F., and Paterson, C.J., 2000, Phyllic alteration at the Coronado porphyry copper deposit, Morenci mining district, Arizona, using spectroscopic methods: Geol. Soc. Nevada Symposium 2000, May 15-18, 2000, Reno, Nevada.
  28. Weiershaeuser, L., and Paterson, C.J., 2000, The Calumet Cu-Ag-Au deposit in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Hydrothermal veins, massive sulfides, or sedex deposit? Geol. Soc. America, Rocky Mountain Section, Missoula, April 17-18, 2000, Abstracts with Programs, v. 32.
  29. Duke, E.F., Paterson, C.J., and Hansrod, B.D., 2000, Field Calibration Experiments for Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, Namibia: SD Epscor Conference, Sept 28, 2000, Rapid City.
  30. Hansrod, B.D., Paterson, C.J., and Duke, E.F., 2002, Application of field spectroscopy to mapping alteration related to base metal mineralization in the Damaran carbonate-dominated terranes of the Otavi Mountainland, Namibia, in Marsh, E.E., Goldfarb, R.J., and Day, W.C., eds., Global Exploration 2002: Integrated Methods for Discovery; Denver, April 2002, Abstracts of Oral and Poster Presentations, p.97.
  31. Hardesty, I.R., and Paterson, C.J., 2002, Metamorphic and Structural Controls of the Juniper Lode, Keystone District, South Dakota, in Marsh, E.E., Goldfarb, R.J., and Day, W.C., eds., Global Exploration 2002: Integrated Methods for Discovery; Denver, April 2002, Abstracts of Oral and Poster Presentations, p.98.
  32. Hansrod, B.D., Paterson, C.J., and Duke, E.F., 2002, Application of field spectroscopy to mapping alteration related to base metal mineralization in the Damaran carbonate-dominated terranes of the Otavi Mountainland, Namibia: 11th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium and Geocongress 2002, Windhoek, Namibia, July 2002.
  33. Lisenbee, A.L., Stetler, L.D., Paterson, C.J., Redden, J.A., Davis, A.D., Hargrave, R., Peltzer, B., Nonnast, D., Bielstein, K.A., Alexander, D., 2003, EDMAP-Sponsored geologic mapping in the Black Hills Development Corridor, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Abstracts with Program, v. 34, p. .
  34. Pellowski, C.J., Duke, E.F., Paterson, C.J., and Badenhorst, F.P., 2004, Visible and Near-Infrared spectral study of reduced gold skarn mineralogy from the Navachab gold deposit, namibia, Africa: Geol. Soc. America Annual Meeting, Denver, Abstracts with Program, v. 35, p. .
  35. Uzunlar, N., Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 2007, The Black Hills Natural Sciences Field Station (SDSM&T): Field geology and geological engineering program in the 21st century: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs v. 39, No. 6.
  36. Duke, E.F., and Paterson, C.J., 2007, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing and Field Spectral Analysis of the Stratigraphy, Structure, and Metamorphism of Cupriferous Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide Occurrences near Gorob, Damara Orogen, West-Central Namibia: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs v. 39, No. 6.
  37. Hamer, R.C., and Paterson, C.J., 2010, Hydrothermal alteration and gold deposition in the Homestake iron-formation-hosted gold deposit, Lead, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, No. 3, p.4.
  38. Tuffour, Peprah M., Paterson, C.J., and Terry, M.P., 2010, Mineral chemistry of chlorite, Homestake gold deposit, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: implications for gold deposition in iron-formation-hosted gold deposits: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 3, p.4.
  39. Ellingson, W., Paterson, C.J., and Terry, M.P., 2010, Controls on preferred localization of gold ore in synclines within the Homestake mine, Lead, South Dakota, USA: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 3, p.4.
  40. Thaler, Jacob A., and Paterson, C.J., 2010, Petrographic and geochemical analysis of a drill hole in Reuter Canyon, Bear Lodge Mountains, Crook County, Wyoming: implications for Tertiary-aged Carlin-like gold mineralization: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 3, p.41
  41. Uzunlar, Nuri, Paterson, C.J., and Lisenbee, A.L., 2010, Tertiary epithermal-mesothermal Au-Ag mineralization in Homestake mine, Lead, South Dakota: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 3, p.8.
  42. Uzunlar, N., Lisenbee, A.L., Paterson, C.J. Terry, M.P., and Sawyer, F.J., 2010. Traditional Geology Field camps. A capstone course at Black Hills Natural Sciences Field Station (SDSM&T). GSA Annual Meeting (31October - 3 November) - Denver, Colorado
  43. Uzunlar, N., Lisenbee, A.L., Paterson, C.J. 2010. Traditional Field Camps. An important integral in geosciences education. Rocky Mountain - 62nd Annual Meeting (21-23 April 2010) Rapid City, South Dakota.
  44. McCormick, K.A., and Paterson, C.J., 2012, Mafic intrusions along the southern boundary of the Superior Craton, SD: What is their potential for Ni-Cu-PGE mineralization? Institute of Lake Superior Geology Annual Conference, Thunder Bay, Ontario, May 16-19, 2012.
  45. Armstrong, A, and Paterson, C.J., Hydrothermal Alteration and Gold Mineralization in Biotite Zone Host Rocks at Homestake Mine in Lead, South Dakota: AIPG Annual Meeting, Rapid City, SD, Sept 25, 2012.
  46. Woods, P.E., Paterson, C.J., Lisenbee, A.L., and McCormick, K.A., 2015, Characterization and distribution of breccia, Whitetail Ridge, Bear Lodge, WY. : Implications for emplacement of carbonatite and REE mineralization: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No.7, p. 679.
  47. Lisenbee, A.L.,Uzunlar, N., and Paterson, C.J., 2014, GEOLOGY AND THE INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE: SOUTH DAKOTA SCHOOL OF MINES AND TECHNOLOGY (SDSMT) FIELD CAMP AT TASKESTI, TURKIYE: A FACULTY PERSPECTIVE: GSA Abstracts with Programs Vol. 46, No. 6.
  48. Gesualdo, A.M., Baran, Z., Lisenbee, A.L., and Paterson, C.J., 2015, Structural controls on mineralization at Marigold mine, Humboldt County, Nevada: A detailed structural analysis of the Terry Zone Complex: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 47, No. 6, p. 10.
  49. Gesualdo, A.M., Baran, Z., Lisenbee, A.L., Paterson, C.J., and McCormick, K.A., 2016, A 3D model and structural interpretation of the Terry complex open pit mineralization at Marigold mine, Humboldt County, Nevada: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 48, No. 6.
  50. Gesualdo, A.M., Baran, Z., Lisenbee, A.L., Paterson, C.J., and McCormick, K.A., 2016, Structural controls on mineralization and fault reactivation at Marigold mine, Humboldt County, Nevada: Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 48, No.7.
  51. McCormick, K.A, Chamberlain, K.R., and Paterson,C.J., 2018, U-Pb baddeleyite crystallization age for a Corson diabase intrusion: possible Midcontinent Rift magmatism in eastern South Dakota: Inst. Lake Superior Geology Conference, Iron Mountain, Michigan, May, 2018.

Other articles and consulting reports

  1. Norby, J., and Paterson, C.J., 1984, Geology and geochemistry of Precambrian amphibolites and associated gold mineralization: Company Report, Homestake Mining Company, 31p.
  2. Giebink, B.G., and Paterson, C.J., 1986, Geology and geochemistry of the Tertiary gold mineralization, Annie Creek, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: South Dakota Mining and Mineral Resources Research Institute, Final Report, p. 67-73.
  3. Paterson, C.J., Uzunlar, N., and Groff, J., 1988, Origin of the Tertiary ore-forming fluids in the northern Black Hills, South Dakota: South Dakota Mining and Mineral Resources Research Institute, Final Report, p. 43-54.
  4. Howard, S.M., Paterson, C.J., Papike, J.J., and Shearer, C.K., 1988, Evaluation of South Dakota mineral deposits for the development of laboratory-scale expertise in chlorination extraction technology: Governor's Office for Economic Development, Final Report, 38 p.
  5. Paterson, C.J., and Giebink, B.G., 1989, Controls on epithermal sediment-hosted (Carlin-type) Au-Ag min-eralization, Annie Creek mine, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Company Rpt, Wharf Resources, 19 p.
  6. Paterson, C.J., 1989, Controls on turbidite-hosted gold mineralization, Victoria, Australia: Company Report, BHP-Utah Minerals International, Melbourne, 21 p.
  7. Redden, J. A., and Paterson, C. J., 1989, An assessment of the reasonably-anticipated future large-scale gold and silver mining development in the Black Hills: Mineralization prediction study: Cumulative Environmental Evaluation of Large-scale Surface Mining in the Black Hills; Report to Brown, Bortz, Coddington, Inc., 8p.
  8. Paterson, C.J., 1990, Gold research at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology: International Liaison Group on Gold Mineralization Newsletter, April 1990, p.
  9. Paterson, C.J., and Fox, J.E., 1991, Stratigraphy, mineralogical composition, and chemical composition of the Pipestone unit of the Sioux Quartzite in drillcore from the Sweetman Quarry, Sioux Falls, South Dakota: Report to Dr J. Fitzgerald, Chemistry Dept, South Dakota State University, Brookings, 22 p.
  10. Paterson, C.J., 1992, Petrography of rocks from Cyprus Minerals drilling program, Keystone, Black Hills, South Dakota: Company Report to Cyprus Minerals, 9 p.
  11. Paterson, C.J., 1992, Petrography of rocks from Cyprus Minerals drilling program, Keystone, Black Hills, South Dakota: Project # 2: Company Report to Cyprus Minerals, 32 p.
  12. Paterson, C.J., 1991, Characterization and origin of metal zoning in the sediment-hosted parts of Tertiary Epithermal- mesothermal systems: evidence from the northern Black Hills: South Dakota Mining and Mineral Resources Research Institute, Final Report (G1114146), p. 84-94.
  13. Paterson, C.J., 1992, Refinement and application of magmatic- hydrothermal model for Tertiary epithermal-mesothermal precious metal systems associated with alkalic igneous systems: South Dakota Mining and Mineral Resources Research Institute, Final Report (G1124146), p.
  14. Paterson, C.J., 1993, Application of remote sensing and GIS to ore deposit modeling and mineral exploration: Final report to NASA/SD Space Grant Consortium, EROS Data Center, 9 p.
  15. Paterson, C.J., 1996, Comprehensive inventory of known abandoned mine lands in the Black Hills, South Dakota: A progress report to SD Dept of Environment and Natural Resources, Pierre, 40 p.
  16. Paterson, C.J., 1997, The Juniper gold mine: Report to K. Leonard, Keystone, South Dakota, 8 p.
  17. Paterson, C.J., 2010, Homestake gold in the Black Hills: Presentation to Goldcorp workshop on Iron Formation-hosted Gold Deposits, Thunder Bay, Ontario, June 8, 2010


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