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    STOICISM presented in 17th IFAC Symposium on Control, Optimization and Automation in Mining, Mineral and Metal Processing in Vienna, Austria

    29/12/2016

    As partner of the STOICISM consortium, Dr. Zakharov from University of Aalto, presented the contribution “Dynamic modelling of a multiple hearth furnace for kaolin calcination with a sensitivity analysis with respect to reaction rates” at the 17th IFAC Symposium on Control, Optimization and Automation in Mining, Mineral and Metal Processing in Vienna, (Austria). The platform presentation was devoted to the description of the dynamic modeling of a multiple hearth kaolin calciner.

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    STOICISM Masters project collaborator wins the Digital Field Mapping 2014 Prize

    09/03/2015

    Rachael Tierney, from the University of Exeter (Camborne School of Mines) in UK, completed her MSc dissertation project investigating the Imerys Higher Moor pit using Midland Valley Move software. Her dissertation “Targeting Kaolin Deposits with Discrete Fracture Networks” contributes to work package 1 of the STOICISM project which is funded under European Union 7th Framework Programme with focus on excellent science and innovation. Rachael Tierney’s dissertation, which was supervised by Prof.

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    STOICISM presented at the at the Cornish Institute of Engineers (CIE)

    11/03/2015

    STOICISM presented at the Cornish Institute of Engineers (CIE) on 26th February 2015, demonstrating the use of laser scanning technology as a tool for effective pit slope management. The CIE is a network of professionals whose origin traces back to the early 20th century. The organisation is devoted to the exchange of information and ideas by convening meetings for presentation of papers and films. The discussions, held at the University of Exeter's campus, are open to members and also to the public.

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    STOICISM presented in the 2nd Conference on Optical Characterization of Materials (OCM) in Germany

    11/03/2015

    The 2nd Conference on Optical Characterization of Materials (OCM) is taking place in Karlsruhe, Germany on 18-19 March 2015 and is organized by the Karlsruhe Centre for Spectral Signatures of Materials (KCM) in cooperation with the German Chapter of the Instrumentation & Measurement Society of IEEE. The objective of this conference is to present and discuss new trends and developments in material characterization and share the latest highlights to identify spectral footprints and their use by the industry.

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    STOICISM presented in 13th Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits (SGA) Meeting on in Nancy, France.

    27/08/2015

    The theme for the SGA 13th edition was “Mineral Resources in a Sustainable World”. The SGA was founded in 1965 in Heidelberg and the 2015 SGA meeting celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Society. Mr.  Dehaine & Dr.

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    STOICISM presented in the MANUFUTURE conference in Luxembourg

    24/11/2015

    The biannual conference on Innovation in Europe took place from 23 to 24 of November in Luxembourg city in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. In line with the EU innovation objective to boost reindustrialisation and increase the manufacturing industry’s current GDP contribution from16% to as much as 20%, the MANUFUTURE event aimed at: 1. Assessing the manufacturing research and development progress in Europe compared with global competitors; 2. Define the conditions needed for successfully reindustrialising Europe; 3.

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    STOICISM presented in the 6th Aachen International Mining Symposium (AIMS 2014)

    22/07/2014

    AIMS is a highly recognised platform of exchanges and promotes the transfer of information from technology developers, universities, applied research and issues related to the overall operations within the mining industry. During the last AIMS2014 event 11-12 of June 2014, delicated to High Performance mining, STOICISM project was introduced as a platform presentation in the session “Sustainability issues in Mining“. Dr.

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    STOICISM presented in IOM3 conference “Minerals and Metals Production from Mine to Market” in Cambridge, UK.

    29/04/2016

    Ms. Adriana Guatame-Garcia (TU Delft) and Mr. Luke Palmer (University of Exeter), as part of STOICISM consortium, respectively presented the contributions:

    1. “Determination of the origin of fine particles generated during the processing of perlite ore”
    2. “Ore Characterisation of Perlite for Process Optimisation”

    in the IOM3 conference “Minerals and Metals Production from Mine to Market” that took place on December 15-16 2015 in Cambridge (UK).

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    IMA-2014 in South Africa (September 2014)

    05/09/2014

    STOICISM presented in the International Mineralogical Association – (IMA 2014) meeting in South Africa

    21st General Meeting of IMA-2014 event which took place in Johannesburg (1 - 5 September 2014) is a dedicated event to the topical mineralogical expert discussions. The conference aims to provide an inspirational platform to promote the benefits early mineralogical studies and the processing stages can bring to the mining industry.

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    STOICISM presented in Sensor Based Sorting and Control (SBSC2016) conference in Aachen Germany

    29/04/2016

    Ms. Adriana Guatame-Garcia (TU Delft) as part of STOICISM consortium, presented the contribution “Integrating LIBS and NIR for detection of heavy metals in perlite ores” at the 7th “Sensor Based Sorting and Control” conference that took place on 23-24 February 2016 in Aachen, (Germany). Her contribution presented the latest research findings on the characterization and processing stages of the perlite ore from various locations in Europe as part of the STOICISM FP7 project.  

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