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2008-2009

Journal Publications

Harrison, S.T.L., Hesketh, A.H., Van Hille, R.P. and Broadhurst,J.L. (2009), “Process decisions focused on the prevention of AMD formation on beneficiating sulfide minerals”, Advanced Materials Research, Vols 71-73, pp 685-688.

Bakker, C.W., Meyer, C.J. and Deglon, D.A. (2009), “Numerical modelling of non-Newtonian slurry in a mechanical flotation cell”, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics 9(6/7), pp 308-315.

Papers in Published Conference Proceedings

Burdukova E., Becker M., Ndlovu B., Mokgethi D., Deglon D (2008), “Relationship between slurry rheology and its mineralogical content”, XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC), Beijing, China, 24-28 September 2008, pp 2169-2178.

Guma, M., Von Blottnitz, H. and Broadhurst, J.L. (2009), “A systems approach for the application of eco-efficiency indicators for process design in the minerals industry”, Sustainable Development Indicators in the Minerals Industry Conference (SDIMI 2009), Gold Coast, Australia, 6-8 July 2009, pp 301-311.

Broadhurst, J.L., Hesketh, A., Harrison, S.T.L. (2009), “An Integrated Approach to the Management of Sulphide Tailings and Mitigation of Acid Mine Drainage", 8th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD 2009), June, 2009.

Broadhurst, J.L., Malukele, W.J. and Von Blottnitz, H.  (2009), “Comparison and Application of Sequential Chemical Extraction  Techniques for Metal Speciation in Sulfidic Copper Tailings ", 8th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD 2009), June, 2009.

Conference Presentations
Oral

Hesketh, A.H., Broadhurst,J.L. and Harrison, S.T.L. (2008), “An integrated approach to mineral sulphide tailings management and AMD mitigation”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 7-8 August 2008.

Hesketh, A.H., Broadhurst, J.L. and Harrison, S.T.L. (2009), “Mitigating the generation of acid mine drainage from copper sulphide tailings impoundments in perpetuity: An integrated management strategy”, Sustainability through Resource Conservation and Recycling (SRCR 09), Cape Town, 4-5 April, 2009.

Franzidis, J-P. (2009), “The Minerals to Metals Initiative at UCT”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Bakker, C., Deglon, D.A. and Meyer, C. (2009), “CFD modelling of cavern formation in a mechanical flotation cell”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Volkwyn, T., Buffler, A., Govender, I., Parker, D.J., Franzidis, J.-P., Van der Meulen, N., Vermeulen, C., Dolley, S. and Liu, C. (2009), “Labelling tracer particles for use in positron emission particle tracking”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Mokgethi, B., Lewis, A. E., Deglon, D.A. and Franzidis, J.-P. (2009), “Investigating the effect of turbulence on crystallization kinetics”,  SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Buffler, A., Govender, I., Mainza, A. and Franzidis, J.-P. (2009), “PEPT Cape Town: a new positron emission particle tracking facility”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Ndlovu, B., Becker, M., Deglon, D.A. and Franzidis, J.-P.(2009), “An investigation on the effect of mineralogy on surface chemistry and slurry rheology”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Posters

Solomon, N., Becker, M., Petersen, J. and Mainza, A. (2008), “Effect of HPGR on energy consumption, mineral and particle size distribution of platinum ores,” SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 7-8 August 2008.

Guma, M., Von Blottnitz, H. and Broadhurst, J.L. (2008), “An application of eco-efficiency to process design in minerals processing: a case study approach”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 7-8 August 2008.

Bhikha, H., Lewis, A.E. and Deglon, D.A. (2008), “Technological challenges in mineral processing and extractive metallurgy”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 7-8 August 2008.

Lusinga, D., Broadhurst, J.L. and Petersen, J. (2009), “A proposed combined economic and environmental analysis of the different copper processing routes”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Ghorbani, Y., Mainza, M. and Petersen, J. (2009), “Large particle effects in chemical/bio-chemical heap leach processes”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Morrison, A., Mainza, A. and Govender, I. (2009), “Using Computed X-ray Tomography and Positron Emission Particle Tracking (PEPT) to investigate Industrial Systems”, SAIMM (Western Cape Branch) Conference, Cape Town, 6-7 August 2009.

Technical Reports

Broadhurst, J.L., Cohen, B., Deglon, D.A., Franzidis, J.-P., Gaylard, P.G., Harris, M.C. and  O’Connor, C.T. (2009), “Proposal for the Establishment of the South African Minerals to Metals Research Institute (SAMMRI)”, Prepared for the South African Department of Science and Technology (DST), on behalf of the SAMMRI Steering Committee, April 2009.