Researcher biography

Susana has strong academic experience in the area of flotation chemistry, including completing a PhD from the Ian Wark Research Institute in South Australia where she related surface chemistry measured by ToF-SIMS to hydrophobicity and flotation recovery.  She was recognised for this research by winning the Norton Jackson Materials Science and Engineering Medal in 2013. On completion of her PhD she was a researcher within the P260F project assisting with the solving of surface analytical problems for the minerals industry. Prior to her PhD she also had various chemistry related roles both in industry and academia.