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2014

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Appa, H., Deglon, D.A. and Meyer, C.J. 2014. Numerical modelling of mass transfer in an autoclave. Hydrometallurgy, 147-148: 234-240

Broadhurst, J.L., Franzidis, J.-P. and Cohen, B. 2014. Contribution of the minerals industry towards sustainable development in South Africa. African Journal of Sustainable Development, 4(3): 207

Meyer, N.A., Vögeli, J.U., Becker, M., Broadhurst, J.L., Reid, D.L. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Mineral carbonation of PGM mine tailings for CO2 storage in South Africa: A case study. Minerals Engineering, 59: 45-51

Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings

Ghorbani, Y., Petersen, J. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Penetration depth and unleached core area within large zinc ore particles. Proceedings of Hydroprocess 2014, 23-25 July 2014, Vina del Mar, Chile.

Moyo, T., Petersen, J., Franzidis, J.-P. and Nicol, M.J. 2014.  An Electrochemical Study of the Dissolution of Chalcopyrite in Ammonia-Ammonium Sulphate Solutions. Proceedings of Hydrometallurgy 2014, Vol 1: 375-383, 25 June 2014, Victoria, B.C., Canada: Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum, ISBN: 978-1-926872-22-3

Nesbitt, A., Petersen, J., Franzidis, J-P.2014. Decoupling intra-particle diffusion from lumped parameters to determine in-service decay of an acid ion exchange resin. Proceedings of Hydrometallurgy 2014, Vol. II:  213-222, 22-25 June 2014, Victoria, B.C., Canada: Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum, ISBN: 978-1-926872-22-3

Conference presentations

Becker, M., Dyantyi, N., Broadhurst, J., Harrison, S.T.L and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Application of mineralogy in the interpretation of laboratory scale Acid Rock Drainage (ARD) prediction tests: A gold case study. Process Mineralogy ’14, 17-19 November, Cape Town, South Africa. Paper also presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.

Broadhurst, J.L., Franzidis, J-P, Harrison, S. and von Blottnitz, H. 2014. Educating managers and leaders for sustainable and socially responsible mining in Africa. Sustainability Symposium of the XXVII International Mineral Processing Conference, 22 October, Santiago, Chile

Broadhurst, J.L., Kunene M.C. and von Blottnitz H. 2014. Life cycle assessment of the desulfurisation flotation process to prevent acid rock drainage: A base metal case study. Sustainability through Resource Conservation and Recycling ‘14 (SRCR ’14), 12-13 June, Falmouth, England

Dlamini, Z., Petersen, J. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Evaluation of the HydroZincTM process to refine zinc sulphide ore at Gamsberg. Paper presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.    

Harrison, S.T.L, Kotsiopoulos, T., Stander, H-M., Broadhurst, J. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Down-stream processing option for pyrite-rich tailings and benign tailings generated by desulphurization of sulfidic tailings and fine coal wastes. 20th Fossil Fuel Foundation Coal, Energy and Sustainability Conference, 27-28 November, Cape Town, South Africa.

Iroala, O.J., Franzidis, J.-P., Harrison, S.T.L., Campbell, Q. and Le Roux, M. 2014. Comparison of froth flotation and gravity separation of coal ultrafines in terms of mitigating ARD potential. 20th Fossil Fuel Foundation Coal, Energy and Sustainability Conference, 27-28 November, Cape Town, South Africa. Also presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Manqoyi, A., Fuh, D. and Broadhurst, J. 2014 Youth entrepreneurship in the context of minerals beneficiation in Esikhawini and Mzingazi. 20th Fossil Fuel Foundation Coal, Energy and Sustainability Conference, 27-28 November, Cape Town, South Africa

Meyer, N., Becker, M., Broadhurst, J.L., Reid, D.L. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. An investigation into the dissolution of pyroxene minerals. 21st General Meeting of the International Mineralogical Association (IMA 2014), 2-5 September, Johannesburg, South Africa. Also presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Moyo, T., Petersen, J., Franzidis, J.-P. and Nicol, M.J. 2014. An electrochemical study of the dissolution of chalcopyrite in ammonia-ammonium solutions. Paper presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.

Nesbitt, A., Petersen, J. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Decoupling intra-particle diffusion from lumped parameters to determine in-service decay of an acid ion exchange resin. Paper presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.

Ogunmodimu, O., Govender, I., Mainza, A. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. The development of a simplified system for measuring the passage of particles on and through moving screen surfaces using DEM and PEPT. Paper presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.

Opitz, A., Broadhurst, J.L., Becker, M., Harrison, S.T.L and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Assessing environmental risks associated with sulfidic mine waste: A gold case study. 21st General Meeting of the International Mineralogical Association (IMA 2014), 2-5 September, Johannesburg, South Africa. Also presented at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town.

Stander, H.-M., Cohen, B., Broadhurst, J.L., Harrison, S.T.L. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Impact of weighting methods on decision-making outcomes using multi-attribute value function methodology. SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Poster Presentations

Chitaka, T., Broadhurst, J.L., Cohen, B. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Sustainability performance analysis and decision-making for minerals beneficiation: a South African iron and steel case study. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Fundikwa, B., Broadhurst, J.L., Harrison, S.T.L. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. A pre-pilot feasibility study on the use of froth flotation for coal recovery and sulfur removal from fine coal waste. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Manqoyi, A., Fuh, D., Broadhurst, J.L. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014. Company-community relationships in the context of minerals development: A Richards Bay Special Economic Zone (SEZ) case study. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Munyongani, V., Von Blottnitz, H. and Franzidis, J.-P. (2014) Life-cycle based indicators for eco-efficient processing of platinum group metals. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Ncongwane, M., Broadhurst, J.L., Petersen, J., Bradshaw, S. and Franzidis, J.-P. 2014 A feasibility study of the mineral carbonation of PGM tailings. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Van Heerden, M., Franzidis, J.-P., Cole, K., Liu, C. and Buffler, A. 2014 Optimization of the radio-labelling of ion exchange resin tracers for positron emission particle tracking. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Gyebi, P. and Franzidis, J-P. 2014. Technical feasibility of South African coal water mixtures (CWMs). Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town

Liu, C., Franzidis, J.-P., Cole, C., Dolley, S., Van Heerden, M. and Buffler, A. 2014. New technique of radiolabelling tracers with 64 Cu for positron emission particle tracking. Poster presented at the at the 32nd annual SAIMM Mineral Processing Conference, 7-8 August, Cape Town