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Advanced Comminution Technology for Leaching
Submission Deadline: Nov. 20, 2018
Lead Guest Editor
Department of Mineral Processing Engineering, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
Guest Editors
  • Dong Li
    Department of Mineral Processing Engineering, School of Resources and Civil Engineering, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
  • D. McBride
    College of Engineering, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
  • Sheng-hua Yin
    Key Laboratory for High-Efficient Mining and Safety of Metal Mines, Ministry of Education, University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, China
  • Jochen Petersen
    College of Engineering Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jianming Lu
    Department of Materials Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • Jan D. Miller
    Department of Metallurgical Engineering, College of Mines and Earth Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
  • Luis A. Cisternas
    Department of Chemical and Mineral Process Engineering, University of Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile
  • D.W. Shiers
    Mineral Resources , CSIRO, Karawara, Australia
  • J.J. Eksteen
    Department of Mining Engineering and Metallurgical Engineering, Western Australian School of Mines, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
  • I.M.S.K. Ilankoon
    Discipline of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Monash University Malaysia, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Malaysia
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The leaching process has been widely used for treating minerals, such as copper, gold, silver and uranium. It has been adopted as a commonly used process in most gold mines all over the world from 1890, and then quickly replaced other processes at that time. Declining head grade and finer dissemination in gold ores have gradually caused difficulties in mineral processing, attaching more and more importance to find new comminution methods. In addition, the different physical, chemical and surface properties associated with the products including particle size, shape, roughness, surface area, porosity and micro-cracks arising from different comminution techniques should also be explored in detail.
This special issue is to improve the dissemination of advanced research in the area of leaching technology and the application of different advanced comminution methods. Original research papers are solicited in any aspect of Chemical beneficiation, Crushing equipment, Leaching simulation, et al.

Aims and Scope, but are not limited to:

Advanced comminution methods
Gold/Copper leaching
Leaching process optimization
High pressure grinding rolls
The development of heap leaching
Leaching kinetics
Cracks on particle surface
Leaching process simulation
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