Applied geostatistics

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

Maptek will hold the 6th Citation Program in Applied Geostatistics in Denver, Colorado from July 6-30, 2010.

This 4 week accredited course covers the theory and use of modern geostatistical tools, with emphasis on mining. Experience with Vulcan software is not required. Maptek’s state-of-the-art training facility can accommodate up to 20 students. A computer, software, internet access and course materials will be provided for each participant during the course.

The presenter is Dr Clayton Deutsch, Professor and Director of the School of Mining and Petroleum Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alberta. Dr Deutsch teaches and conducts research in geostatistical methods applied to resource estimation and grade control.

Students whose final project is approved will be awarded a Citation in Applied Geostatistics from the Faculty of Extension at the University of Alberta, Canada. This gives postgraduate students credit for a full semester course: MIN E 710: Application of Mining Geostatistics.

Mining professionals who want to improve their theoretical and practical knowledge of geostatistics should register their interest via email to

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