Tag Archives: mining


Published 13 Jan 2021

The value of mineralogical monitoring for the aluminum industry

Bauxite is the primary source of aluminum worldwide. Without Bauxite, we could not cover up our leftover food with tin foil, have ladders to climb on or be able to cool our food in a refrigerator or cool our houses…READ MORE >

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Published 9 Dec 2020

The value of mineralogical analyses for base metal mining and beneficiation – Lithium ores

Increasing demand for effective energy storage used in personal devices, electrical cars, renewable energy storage facilities, boosted the global demand for lithium.   Lithium-ion batteries are not the only industrial use of lithium (e.g. catalysts, lubricants, heat-resistant glass and ceramics, alloys for aerospace), but…READ MORE >

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Published 4 Nov 2020

Efficient iron sintering process control

In the following case study, we discuss the added value of X-Ray Diffraction forprocess control at a sinter plant.

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Published 30 Oct 2020

How to network in challenging times – OMA goes virtual

Before I start, this blog is NOT about how to be a great virtual grandparent since, in many European languages, OMA means grandmother. OMA stands for Ore and Minerals Analysis. Under this name, over the last five years, we have…READ MORE >

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Published 8 Oct 2020

The value of mineralogical analysis for iron ore mining and beneficiation

In the following case study, we discuss the added value of XRD for the mineralogical analysis of lateritic iron ore.

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Published 16 Jul 2020

Challenging times: Online events for the mining industry

Ore and Minerals Analysis online events in 2020 The ever-popular series of Ore and Minerals Analysis (OMA) workshops are going online this year! Dr. Uwe König, Global Mining Segment Manager at Malvern Panalytical, explains what you can expect from these…READ MORE >

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Published 21 Apr 2020

The value of mineralogical monitoring for mining and ore processing

Accurate chemical analysis has long been integral to mining, from early exploration to mine development, ore sorting, extraction, and waste management.

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Published 15 Jan 2020

Malvern Panalytical’s ASD TerraSpec Halo for the Mine Geologist – An overview by geometallurgist Stacey Leichliter

Authored by Stacey Leichliter – Stacey has published numerous articles on geo-metallurgy, domestically and internationally. Stacey has served as an exploration geologist, working and performing research on epithermal gold and porphyry gold-copper deposits. She received her undergraduate degree in Geology…READ MORE >

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Published 22 Oct 2019

20th Ore and Minerals Analysis (OMA) Workshop

São Paulo, Brasil – 13 de Novembro Inscrições Abertas e gratuitas! A Malvern Panalytical Brasil em conjunto com o Laboratório de Caracterização Tecnológica da USP realizará um workshop dedicado à indústria de mineração, minerais e metais. O workshop de um…READ MORE >

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