Call for Abstracts

Deadline extended to March 16, 2017!

Workshop: 3D X-ray Vision

X-ray microscopes for computed tomography

Sunday, 19 March 2017
The Vineyard Hotel
Cape Town, South Africa

On location with Process Mineralogy 2017
(need not to be registered for conference to attend workshop)

Participate with leading experts at the cutting edge of technology from around the world in this dynamic, interactive workshop. Six postgraduate students will be awarded a five-minute talk to present your perspective, describing experiences with micro CT for geosciences.

Additionally, you will be invited to participate in an interactive session in the second half of the day, exploring practical solutions to mineral processing issues using the mineral processor’s toolkit. This session, culminating in presentations by participants, will be led by our team of experts with awards presentation at the end of the day. You could take home a pair of 5-star-rated ZEISS Terra ED compact binoculars.

Submit your 250-400 word abstract here to apply. Successful participants will be notified by 16 March 2017.

Invited speakers:
Professor Jan Miller, University of Utah; Dr. Cathy Evans, University of Queensland; Dr. Chris Brough, PetroLab Ltd.

Workshop leaders:
Professor Dee Bradshaw, Dr. Megan Becker, Dr. Edson Charikinya (Moderator), and Dr. Robert Schouwstra, University of Cape Town; James Strongman, Petrolab; Dr. Elaine Wightman, University of Queensland 

Prizes for award winners:
ZEISS Sports Optics!