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Stories of our Scholars – Dr Eunjoo Choi

Eunjoo Choi was awarded a MRIWA Scholarship in 2016 to undertake PhD studies at the University of Western Australia, where she investigated the geochemical and isotopic features of alkaline rocks…

Published: 14 September 2020

Ground support systems optimisation – Phase 2

The Challenge Miners typically employ very conservative designs for ground support to control the risk of rockfalls in underground mines, resulting in excessive ground support costs. The challenge is to…

Published: 2 September 2020

Stories of our Scholars – Dr Eric May

Professor Eric May received a MRIWA Supplementary PhD Scholarship in 2000. Following the completion of his PhD, Eric has continued on to a stellar research career in the Australian oil…

Published: 2 September 2020

Safe, sustainable management of filtered tailings

The Challenge Recent catastrophic failures of Tailings Storage Facilities around the world have increased interest in alternative approaches to tailings management. Although promising in this regard, the stacking of filtered…

Published: 27 August 2020

MRIWA launches new website

We are excited to announce the launch of our new website. Designed with accessibility of information at the forefront, the new website features details on current and past MRIWA-funded research…

Published: 24 July 2020

The flash smelting of nickel sulphide concentrates

The thermal and oxidative characteristics of two floated nickel sulphide concentrates, one from the Kambalda Nickel Operation and from Agnew Mining Corporation, as well as a mixture containing concentrates, flash…

Published: 7 July 2020

Petroleum geochemistry of Canning and Bonaparte Basins

The results of Rock-Eval pyrolysis examination of Devonian sediments from the Canning Basin, and Devonian and Carboniferous from the Bonaparte Basin, are described and discussed.  The percentage Total Organic Carbon in the rock was…

Published: 7 July 2020
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