Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre 

The Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC) aims to be a world class provider of postgraduate education and innovative applied research in mineral processing and geometallurgy.

With an outstanding international reputation as an innovator in mining and mineral processing research, the JKMRC is noted for the widespread use of its research outcomes by industry.  It is the largest Australian research centre in this field and collaborates with major mining and mineral processing research groups worldwide.  Research is sponsored by most of the major mining companies.

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History of JKMRC

General Enquiries

Phone: +61 7 3346 5977
Fax: +61 7 3365 5999 
Email: jkmrc@uq.edu.au

Postal Address

Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre
The University of Queensland
Experimental Mine Site
40 Isles Road
Indooroopilly, QLD 4068

Acting Director

Professor Rick Valenta
Phone: +61 4 4811 0765
Email: r.valenta@uq.edu.au 


Postgraduate Studies

Dr Kathryn Sturman
Postgraduate Coordinator
Phone:+61 7 3346 4006
Email: k.sturman@uq.edu.au


How to Find Us

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JKMRC is located at the UQ Experimental Mine Site a 10-15 minute walk from the Indooroopilly shopping centre. 

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