Correlation between rock types and Copper mineralization using fractal modeling in Kushk-e-Bahram deposit, Central Iran

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1 Department of Mining Engineering, South Tehran branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Geology, North Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

3 Department of Geology, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran


In this paper, correlation between rock types and Cu mineralization obtained by Concentration-Number (C-N) fractal model calculated in Kushk-e-Bahram Cu deposit, Central Iran. This deposit is located in the Urumieh-Dokhtar magmatic arc (UDMA). The main subject in this study was determination of relation between the Cu grade populations and rock types based on subsurface data using logratio matrix. The C–N log–log plot reveals six geochemical populations which defined by Cu


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  • Receive Date: 09 July 2017
  • Revise Date: 30 November 2017
  • Accept Date: 30 December 2017
  • First Publish Date: 01 January 2018