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The CMR very proudly congratulates Resoketswe Manenzhe on being awarded 1st place in the 2019 Writivism Unbreakable Bonds Short Story Competition.
The University of Cape Town will be holding a 2 day course in the Introducing Sustainability Thinking into Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy course takes place on 18-19 November 2019 in the Department of Chemical Engineering.
This course covers different operations in mineral processing and extractive metallurgy with a focus on running sustainable mineral processing and extractive metallurgy operations. The course will run accompanied with a narrative on how achieving processes embedded in sustainability principles could see the mining and mineral processing industry which is often perceived to be linear, being run to advance principles of a circular economy.
The CMR very proudly congratulates Resoketswe Manenzhe for being awarded First Runner Up in the June 2019 Collins Elesiro Literary Prize.
The CMR proudly congratulates our PhD students who graduated on Friday the 12th of July. Introducing Dr Malibongwe Manono and Dr Jestos Taguta.
The CMR proudly welcomes our very own Dr Malibongwe Manono as Senior Lecturer in the Department of Chemical Engineering as of 1 July 2019.
The CMR very proudly congratulates Resoketswe Manenzhe on being awarded 2nd place for Cape Town's very first Falling Walls Lab held at UCT on 17 May 2019.
The CMR very proudly congratulates Resoketswe Manenzhe on being Shortlisted for the 2019 Writivism Unbreakable Bonds Short Story Prize.
CMR flew it's banner high at the UCT Open Day, entertaining the next generation of Engineers
Professor Cyril O’Connor and Dr Belinda McFadzean visited Central South University in Changsha, China, from 9-12 April 2019 to present a short course entitled “Current Progress in Minerals Processing”.
The CMR proudly congratulates Dr Margreth Tadie on being awarded a FLAIR (Future Leaders – African Independent Research) research fellowship. Dr Tadie is a CMR graduate, now a lecturer at Stellenbosch University.
A/Prof Megan Becker was fortunate enough to attend the official Inauguration Ceremony of Vedanta Zinc International’s new Gamsberg Zinc Mine on 28th February 2019.