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Some of the publications made by Geoman et al in the area of research are as follows:

1]         Iddirisu, Y., Rock Phosphate Prospects in Ghana, Agro-geology in Africa.  Proceedings of the Seminar 23-27 June 1986, Zomba, Malawi.  Commonwealth Science Council Technical Publication Service No.226.


2]         Iddirisu, Y., Geoelectric Survey of Borehole Sites.  In the Yendi Accra [Northern Region], April 9, 1989. [Report Prepared for Prakla-Seismos GEOMECHANICS GmBh].


3]         Iddirisu, Y., The Use of Geophysics in Gold Exploration. Symposium on Gold Exploration in tropical rain forest belts of Southern Ghana. 1990. Pgs 36 – 45.


4]         Iddirisu, Y., Evaluation Report of Atuabo Solica Sand Deposit. Min. Report 1993.


5]         Iddirisu, Y and Armah, T Determination of Fracture Trends in

Groundwater Exploration in the Dahomeyan Terrain using Azuimuthal Resistivity Survey – Ghana Mining Journal Vol. 3 No. 1 & 2 Dec. 1997 Pg. 43 – 48.


6]         Iddirisu, Y and Banoeng-Yakubo, B [1993] Modified VLF-EM field and interpretational Approach to Groundwater Exploration in the Voltaian.  Proceedings of the 18th Biennial Conference, GSA, Accra.


7]         Iddirisu, Y and Banoeng-Yakubo, B [1993] Groundwater Exploration in the Voltaian System.  Proceedings of the 19th WEDC. Conference, Accra.


8]         Iddirisu, Y and Tsidzi, K.E.N – Natural Sciences Aspects of Hazards and Disasters in Review of Hazards and Disasters Mineralisation in Ghana pp 21 – 26.  EDS Kumekor, T.B.K and Van Landerwijck, J.E.J.M. (REMEDI Workgroup, CEIDN)


9]         Iddirisu, Y, and Tsikata F., [1998] Review of Regulatory Framework Study to assist Small Scale Miners.


10]       Banoeng-Yakubo, B and Iddirisu, Y [1993] Results of Pumping tests in crystalline Basement rocks of the Upper Regions, Ghana. Ghana Mining Journal Vol. 6, December 2000.   Pg. 30 – 41.


11]       Charles Bourassa J. Conzalo C; Barrientos; Iddirisu Y. Report of the Evaluation Mission of Assistance to the Minerals Commission GHA/85/006 Feb. 1990.


12]       Mensah, M.K; Iddirisu, Y Gaisie, J.S.; Manu J. and Attoh K. [1988] The goldbelts of Ghana and the Diamond fields of Ghana.  Two reports prepared for Ghana and the U.N.D.P. Project:/Government GHA/86/005 Technical Assistance to Minerals Commission.


13]       Mensah, M.K., Iddirisu, Y., Gaisie, J.S and Manu, J Preliminary Assessment of Industrial Mineral Resources of Ghana.  For Ghana Government and the U.N.D.P. Project GHA/86/005 Technical Assistance to Minerals Commission, July 1989.


14]       Tsiszi, K.E.N, Akoto, M.A, and Iddirisu, Y (1995) Geological Hazards Mitigation in Ghana: the State of the Art, Ghana Mining Journal Volume 1 Nos 1 & 2 pp 1 – 8.


1]         Iddirisu, Y., Seismicity and Land Use in Southern Ghana. [1981/82] Inter-Faculty Lectures.


2]         Iddirisu, Y., Hunting for Gold in Ghana: The geophysical tool.  Inter-Faculty Lectures, University of Ghana – 1986/87


3]         Iddirisu, Y., Fast reconnaissance Survey in search of Birimian Gold by the VLF Method, Paper read at the International Conference on the Geology of Ghana, Accra, Ghana. 9-16th October, 1988.


4]         Iddirisu, Y., Mineral Resources Potential of Ghana Paper Presented at 1st West African International Mining Conference, June 1994.


5]         Iddirisu, Y., Paper read at CDE workshop in Maputo, Mozambique, 2000: Artisnal Mining in Ghana: Moving to the Formal Sector.


6]         Iddirisu, Y; Promoting Policies, Practices And Structures For Good Governance In The Mining Sector. A Roundtable Discussion On Issues Relating To The Mining Sector, held at the Institute Of Economic Affairs, Accra, May 14, 2003 (IEA Policy Paper, in Print).


7]         Iddirisu, Y (2008) Mineral Potential of Northern Ghana Workshop on Northern Trust Fund


8]         Iddirisu, Y and Akabzaa, T.M – Mineral Resources of Northern Ghana.  Paper presented at the Exhibition of Northern Art and Civilization; 29 – 31 July 1996. Bolgatanga, Upper East Region.


9]         Iddirisu, Y and Akabzaa, T.M – Dynamics of the Ghanaian Mineral Industry Implications for the Future Paper present at 2nd West African International Mining, Water and Environmental Exhibition and Conference, June, 1996.


10]       Iddirisu, Y and Manu, J; Rock Fertilizer Resources: Their Problems and Potentials in the Crop Productivity in Ghana.  Paper read at the Workshop held in Abidjan December, 1986 on Rock Fertilizer Adopted to the Geo-Chemical Weathering Conditions in West Africa.


11]       Kesse G.O; and Iddirisu, Y Agro-geological Resources Potential of Ghana.  Paper read at a Workshop on West African Agro-minerals, 19-21st April 1988, Lome Togo.