Dr. Richard Gloaguen
Head of the Exploration Department 

Phone: +49 351 260 - 4424

All Projects of the Exploration Department at a Glance

  • INFACT - Innovative, Non-invasive and Fully Acceptable Exploration Technologies (Leila Ajjabou, EU Horizon2020, 2017-2020)
  • inSPECTor - Integrated spectroscopy sensor system for laser-induced fluorescence and hyperspectral imaging (Margret Fuchs, EIT RawMaterials, 2017-2020)
  • MUSELDRO - Multi-sensor drones for geology mapping (Richard Gloaguen, EIT RawMaterials (2017-2020)
  • MoCa - Monazite Catalão: Development of a production chain for rare earth elements from tailings of the ultramafic alkaline-carbonatite complex Catalão/Goiás (Philipp Büttner, BMBF CLIENT II, 2018-2021)
  • CaTeNA - Climatic and Tectonic Natural Hazards in Central Asia (Louis Andreani, BMBF CLIENT II, 2017-2020)
  • SISor - Sensors for Intelligent Sorting (Peter Seidel, ZIM, 2018-2020)
  • DownMet - Increase resource efficiency - Substitution of primary raw materials by reducing downcycling (Simone Raatz, UBA, 2018-2020)
  • RawMatCop program - From blasting to tailings: integration of remote sensing and in-situ data for monitoring material streams in mining environments (Louis Andreani, EIT RawMaterials, 2019-2020)
  • Highspeed Images: Ressourceneffizientes Recycling: Einrichtung eines Demonstrators für multiskalige und hyperspektrale Charakterisierung komplexer sekundärer Rohstoffe (Richard Gloaguen, EFRE 2020 -2021)