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Course Title

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C

ECTS

MMP410

Metallic Ore Processing Methods

3

0

3

5

Content: Fundamental knowledge for beneficiation methods of metallic minerals. Classification of metallic minerals, specifications and application fields. Beneficiation methods of metallic minerals: Flotation and other methods.cInvestigation of flowsheets related to metallic mineral concentration. Beneficiation methods of precious minerals (Gold, silver, platinum, palladium etc.).Amalgamation, leaching by cyanide for gold.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.
  • N.L. Weiss, (Ed.), “SME Mineral Processing Handbook”, SME-AIME, 1985
  • Marsden, J.O. and House, C.I. "The Chemistry of Gold Extraction" Second Edition, 2006