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Malvern Panalytical

This webinar focuses on the ASD FieldSpec® instrument, how it can be used to aid in determining the environmental impact of mining, and why this is important.


  • Measurement type: Ground truthing
  • Date:November 28 2018 – November 28 2018
  • Time: 12:00 – 13:00
    (GMT-05:00) Eastern [US & Canada]
  • Event type:  Webinar – Live
  • Language: English Technology:Near-infrared Spectroscopy (NIR)


Dr. Sebnem Düzgün is a full Professor and Fred Banfield Distinguished Endowed

Chair in the Department of Mining Engineering at Colorado School of Mines.

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Who should attend?
Anybody that may have interest in learning about remote sensing and the ASD FieldSpec® spectroradiometer’s involvement in monitoring and aiding in determinating the environmental impact of mining.

Why attend?
With an increasing importance of sustainable mining, this presentation can serve as a learning opportunity and guide in monitoring investigations to benefit those in mining, civil, geological and environmental engineering.

What will you learn?
In this webinar, you will learn:

  • Overview of sustainable mining and the environmental impacts of mining
  • Basic principles of remote sensing and its applications in mine environment monitoring
  • Use of the ASD FieldSpec for ground truth and image analysis purposes – implementing remote sensing techniques and how to interpret the acquired data for different purposes
  • Case study — Soil pollution mapping for an abandoned coal mine