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Prof Bob Kelly visits CeBER
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 12:00

On the 23rd August 2017, CeBER had the privilege of hosting Prof Robert Kelly who hails from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University.

CeBER at the SAIMM Western Cape branch Minerals Research Showcase 2017: Resourcing the future
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 15:00

CeBER students joined postgraduate students from UCT as well as other universities in the Western Cape in showcasing their responses to the present and foreseeable challenges in the mining industry.

Govender_Chemical Engineering Science
CeBER Publish in Chemical Engineering Science
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 12:15

"Modelling microbial transport in simulated low-grade heap bioleaching systems: The hydrodynamic dispersion model" - Elaine Govender-Opitz, Athanasios Kotsiopoulos, Christopher G. Bryan, Susan T.L. Harrison

CeBER present on Biohydrometallurgy in Zambia
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 15:45

Recently, Mr Emmanuel Ngoma represented CeBER at the International Conference on Geology, Mining, Mineral and Groundwater Resources of the Sub-Saharan Africa...

CeBER goes to Finland - IMWA 2017!
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:30

Mine water and the Circular Economy – CeBER attends IMWA 2017 to join the discussion on how to reduce the risks and increase the opportunities by improving recycling and re-use...

CeBER Publish in Algal Research Journal
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 14:30

"Energy consumption due to mixing and mass transfer in a wave photobioreactor" - Sarah M.J. Jones, Tobias M. Louw, Susan T.L. Harrison

Marijke_Minerals Engineering
CeBER Publish in Minerals Engineering
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 11:45

"Spatial variations in leaching of a low-grade, low-porosity chalcopyrite ore identified using X-ray μCT" - Marijke A. Fagan-Endres, Johannes J. Cilliers, Andrew J. Sederman, Susan T.L. Harrison

CeBER Publish in Minerals Journal
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 11:30

CeBER Publish in Minerals Journal: "Insights into ferric leaching of low grade metal sulfide-containing ores in an unsaturated ore bed using X-ray computed tomography" - Dobson, K.J., Harrison, S.T.L., Lin, Q., Bhreasail, A.N., Fagan-Endres, M.A., Neethling, S.J., Lee, P.D., Cilliers, J.J.

Didi Makaula_2017
CeBER Publish in Minerals Engineering
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 13:15

"Using isothermal microcalorimetry to measure the metabolic activity of the mineral-associated microbial community in bioleaching" - Makaula, D.X., Huddy, R.J., Fagan-Endres, M.A., Harrison, S.T.L.  

Coal Waste_2017
CeBER Publish in Hydrometallurgy
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 14:15

"Application of fine desulfurised coal tailings as neutralising barriers in the prevention of acid rock drainage" -  A. Kotsiopoulos, S.T.L Harrison

CeBER Publish in Hydrometallurgy Journal
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 12:00

"Insight into solute and microbial transport in heap (bio)leaching systems using residence time distribution" - Govender-Opitz, E., Kotsiopoulos, A., Fagan-Endres, M. & Harrison, S.T.L.

CeBER Participates in Three Minute Thesis Competition
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 10:15

The Innovation and Research Department, at University of Cape Town (UCT), conducted their first ever Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT) on 22 February 2017. The Centre for Bioprocess Engineering Research (CeBER) were proud to see three of their students participate in this event -  Liabo Motleleng, Rajesh Sharma and Bronwyn White...