X-ray Microscopy Workshop Registration Confirmed!
Sunday, 19 March 2017
The Vineyard Hotel
Cape Town, South Africa
Join us for an exceptional and interactive full-day workshop as we share some of the latest discoveries in understanding your minerals “from the inside out” as is only possible with 3D X-ray technology. Hear from leading experts from around the world who are working at the cutting edge of this technology. Additionally, selected students will present their own discoveries for a "fresh out of the lab" perspective.
location of gold in rock/soil sample
Your registration is confirmed
We look forward to seeing you at the workshop!
|08:30 - 09:15||Registration and light breakfast|
|09:15 - 09:30||Introductions
||Dr. Ben Tordoff and Mr. Veno Naidoo, ZEISS Microscopy|
|09:30 - 10:15||High throughput applications of CT in the
|Prof. Jan Miller, University of Utah|
|10:15 - 10:45||Student talks|
|10:30 - 10:45||Morning Tea|
|10:45 - 11:15||Quantifying mineral texture using X-ray micro-tomography – are we there yet?||Dr. Cathy Evans, University of Queensland|
|11:15 - 11:40||Student talks|
|11:45 - 12:30||Application of high resolution X-ray Microscopy to problems in Acid Rock Drainage||Dr. Chris Brough, Petrolab Ltd., UK.|
|12:30 - 1:15||Lunch|
|13:15 - 15:30||Workshop: Practical solutions to mineral processing issues using the mineral
|Prof. Dee Bradshaw, Dr. Megan Becker, Dr. Edson Charakinya, University of Cape Town, Prof. Jan Miller, Dr. Chris Brough, James Strongman, Dr. Cathy Evans, Dr. Elaine Wightman, Dr. Robert Schouwstra (tbc)
|15:30 - 16:00||Group presentations and award of prizes|
|16:00||Process Mineralogy 2017 welcome reception|