This landmark publication distills the body of knowledge that characterizes mineral processing and extractive metallurgy as disciplinary fields. It will inspire and inform current and future generations of mineral processing and extractive metallurgy professionals.
Mineral processing and extractive metallurgy are atypical disciplines, requiring a combination of knowledge, experience, and art. Investing in this trove of valuable information is a must for all those involved in the minerals industry—students, engineers, mill managers, and operators.
More than 192 internationally recognized experts have contributed to the handbook’s 128 thought-provoking chapters that examine nearly every aspect of mineral processing and extractive metallurgy. This inclusive reference addresses the magnitude of traditional industry topics and also addresses the new technologies and important cultural and social issues that are important today.
Mineral Characterization and Analysis
Management and Reporting
Classification and Washing
Transport and Storage
Solid and Liquid Separation
Processing of Selected Metals, Minerals, and Materials
Robert C. Dunne, Managing Editor
Publisher: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME)
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