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Course Title

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C

ECTS

MMP 303

Mineral Processing II

3

2

4

5

Content:Definition and importance of enrichment in mineral processing, purpose of application and application area, properties of minerals for separation, enrichment methods and method selection, base enrichment flow sheet, evaluation of enrichment results, particle liberation, enrichment by size classification, enrichment by sorting, behavior of particle in fluid medium, importance of gravity separation, heavy (dense) separation methods, jigging separation, laminar flow separation and centrifuge separators, magnetic separation, electrostatic separation, concentration by flotation, chemical processing.

TextBook:

Wills, B.A. and Napier-Munn, T., “Mineral Processing Technology: An Introduction to the Practical Aspects of Ore Treatment and Mineral Recovery”, Elsevier Science & Technology Books, 2006.
The instructor lecture notes.