JKMRC Friday Seminars 2021

Welcome to the 2021 Series of the JKMRC Friday Seminars.  The list of presentations will aim to cover a range of topics related to the minerals sector from decision making in exploration, new mineral processing technologies, social licence to operate and mine closure.

The JKMRC Friday Seminars will be presented both in person, at the Indooroopilly Mine Site Lecture Theatre, and also as webinar.  Registration for the webinar is required and can be made via the registration link in each seminar overview.

A large number of past webinars can be accessed on the SMI website: https://smi.uq.edu.au/webinars

Previous seminars have been uploaded to YouTube via the following link: https://www.youtube.com/user/smiuq

Contacts

Dr Nathan Fox

Coal flotation with oscillatory air supply

5 March 2021 9:00am10:00am
This webinar will cover the following: (a) A new micro-bubble generation technique; (b) A mechanical method to improve the flotation performance of difficult-to-float coals (ultrafine & oxidised); (c) A potential method to increase transfer efficiency that can be applied to other three-phase systems.

Challenges in translational research to develop innovative environmental technologies

26 February 2021 9:00am10:00am
In this seminar, Professor Longbin Huang will share his experience in developing eco-engineering technologies for rehabilitating tailings, for highlighting the critical considerations required in the R&D process to develop game-changing technologies.