Occurrence model for magmatic sulfide-rich nickel-copper-(platinum-group element) deposits related to mafic and ultramafic dike-sill complexes

Online link http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/i/
Description Magmatic sulfide deposits containing nickel and copper, with or without platinum-group elements, account for approximately 60 percent of the world’s nickel production. Most of the remainder of the Ni production is deriv
Originators Schulz, Klaus J.; Woodruff, Laurel G.; Nicholson, Suzanne W.; Seal, Robert R. II; Piatak, Nadine M.; Chandler, Val W.; and Mars, John C.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5070-I