Dino Leopardi

Dino Leopardi, MSc

Research associate/ PhD candidate in Economic Geology 

Institute of Mineralogy, Department of Economic Geology and Petrology

Brennhausgasse 14

09599 Freiberg


Mail: dino [dot] leopardiatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de



PhD candidate, Institute of Mineralogy, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

PhD project: The fate of light and mobile elements in magmatic-hydrothermal greisen systems-a combined study of minerals, fluids and gases.

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Jens Gutzmer, Dr. Mathias Burisch, Dr. Axel Gerdes (Goethe University Frankfurt).


MSc Bedrock Geology, Lund University, Sweden

Master thesis: Temporal and genetical constraints of the Cu-Co Vena Deposit, Bergslagen, Sweden


BEng Geological Engineering, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).                                                                                            

Research Interests

  • Metallogeny of  critical metal (REE, Co and Li) magmatic-hydrothermal deposits
  • Petrology mineralogy and geochemistry of greisen systems
  • Trace elements in fluid inclusions and fluid evolution
  • Light element isotopes and signatures of magma-fluid interactions
  • Deformation and re-mobilisation of mineral deposits


Scientific reports

Lewerentz, A., Bakker, E., Hedin, P., Leopardi, D. (2020): Ore-proximal surveys in southern Bergslagen: Vena gruvfält and Tunaberg (Report No. 2020:16). Geological Survey of Sweden.