extractive metallurgy

The science of extraction in FameLab final

May 2nd, 2016

Rorie Gilligan in the WA heat of FameLab

An extractive metallurgy researcher from Murdoch University has made the national final of science communication competition FameLab.

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Extractive metallurgists stumble onto uranium millions

June 15th, 2015

A brannerite specimen

Murdoch University researchers have discovered a technique to extract uranium from brannerite, a mineral mining companies have long-viewed as a waste product.

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Murdoch turns on the fireworks to inspire young sparks

May 28th, 2013

Metallurgists from Murdoch University are working with high school students in Bunbury and Busselton to inspire towards careers in mineral science.

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New technique to transform precious metal recovery

March 6th, 2013

Murdoch University researchers have come up with a new approach to make the recovery of high value precious metals faster and more economically viable.

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Golden win for alumnus at Telstra awards

October 19th, 2012

Murdoch University alumnus Julie Shuttleworth has won the 2012 Telstra Western Australian Business Woman of the Year award.

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Metallurgists bringing the fireworks

August 22nd, 2012

Murdoch University’s roaming metallurgists are getting high school students excited about extractive metallurgy.

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Metallurgists of the future to attend Murdoch sessions

June 13th, 2012

Pupils from 14 schools will be given the low down about careers in the mining industry at a series of special events at Murdoch University later this month.

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Research excellence recognised

January 31st, 2011

Murdoch University has had its status as a world class research university confirmed by the results of an initiative which aims to assess the quality of research in all Australian universities.

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