Research project

COG3: The geology, geometallurgy and geomicrobiology of cobalt resourses leading to new product streams

Project overview

This project aimed to better understand how cobalt behaves in the Earth's crust and how cobalt minerals and ores are formed. In addition, to promote a greater understanding of the distribution and behaviour of cobalt in natural systems


Lead researcher

Professor Stephen Roberts

Professor of Geology
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Research outputs

Pierre Josso, Steve Roberts, Damon A.H. Teagle, Olivier Pourret, Richard Herrington & Carlos Ponce de Leon Albarran, 2018, Minerals Engineering, 118, 106-121
Type: article
Amaya Menendez, Rachael James, Natalia Shulga, Doug Connelly & Steve Roberts, 2018, Minerals, 8(5), 1-31
Type: article
Amaya Menendez, Rachael James, Stephen Roberts, Kate Peel & Douglas Connelly, 2017, Ore Geology Reviews, 87, 100–113
Type: article