Dr. Richard Gloaguen
Head of the Exploration Department 

Phone: +49 351 260 - 4424

All Projects of the Exploration Department at a Glance

  • MoCa - Monazite Catalão: Development of a production chain for rare earth elements from tailings of the ultramafic alkaline-carbonatite complex Catalão/Goiás (BMBF CLIENT II, 2018-2021)
  • NEXT - New exploration technologies (EU Horizon2020, 2018-2021)
  • Highspeed Images: Ressourceneffizientes Recycling: Einrichtung eines Demonstrators für multiskalige und hyperspektrale Charakterisierung komplexer sekundärer Rohstoffe (EFRE 2020 -2021)
  • RAMSES-4-CE - Raman, Absorption and eMission Spectroscopy in an intEgrated Sensor for the Circular Economy (EIT RawMaterials, 2020-2024)
  • DigiSort - Digitalizing mechanical sorting processes for the mechanical battery recycling (BMBF GreenBattery Cluster, 2020-23)
  • Hyper 3D-AI - Artificial Intelligence for 3D multimodal point cloud classification (Helmholtz Imaging Platform, 2021-2024)