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Tahir, A., and Zahid, S., Ni(II) biosorption from Rhizopus arrhizus Env. 3: the study of important parameters in biomass biosorption, Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, Vol.83 No.12, 2008

Olubambi, P., et al, Effectiveness of biohydrometallurgy for sustainable development in the African minerals industry: a case study with a low grade ore from Nigeria, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy (Trans, IMM C), Vol.117 No.4, 2008

J. Vilcaez, K. Suto, C. Inoue, Response of thermophiles to the simultaneous addition of sulfur and ferric ion to enhance the bioleaching of chalcopyrite, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 15, 2008

M. Mukhopadhyay, Role of surface properties during biosorption of copper by pretreated Aspergillus niger biomass, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol. 329, No.1-2, 2008

A. Kloppers, K. Larmuth, S. Deane, D.E. Rawlings, Leptospirilli from different continents have acquired related arsenic-resistance transposons, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

L.M. Ruiz, S. Valenzuela, M. Castro, A. Gonzalez, M. Frezza, L. Soulere, T. Rohwerder, Y. Queneau, A. Doutheau, W. Sand, C.A. Jerez, N. Guiliani, AHL communication is a widespread phenomenon in biomining bacteria and seems to be involved in mineral-adhesion efficiency, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

C.A. Jerez, The use of genomics, proteomics and other OMICS technologies for the global understanding of biomining microorganisms, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

J. Valdes, I. Pedroso, R. Quatrini, D.S. Holmes, Comparative genome analysis of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, A. thiooxidans and A. caldus: Insights into their metabolism and ecophysiology, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

C.M. Zammit, L.A. Mutch, H.R. Watling, E.L.J. Watkin, Evaluation of quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction for enumeration of biomining microorganisms in culture, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

S. Mangold, M. Laxander, K. Harneit, T. Rohwerder, G. Claus, W. Sand, Visualization of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans biofilms on pyrite by atomic force and epifluorescence microscopy under various experimental conditions, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

K. Vanbroekhoven, S. Van Roy, L. Diels, J. Gemoets, P. Verkaeren, L. Zeuwts, K. Feyaerts, F. van den Broeck, Sustainable approach for the immobilization of metals in the saturated zone: In situ bioprecipitation, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

A. Schroder-Wolthoorn, S. Kuitert, H. Dijkman, J.L. Huisman, Application of sulfate reduction for the biological conversion of anglesite (PbSO4) to galena (PbS), Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

R. Mariner, D.B. Johnson, K.B. Hallberg, Characterisation of an attenuation system for the remediation of Mn(II) contaminated waters, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

S. Groudev, P. Georgiev, I. Spasova, M. Nicolova, Bioremediation of acid mine drainage in a uranium deposit, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

J. Vilcaez, K. Suto, C. Inoue, Modeling the auto-thermal performance of a thermophilic bioleaching heap employing mesophilic and thermophilic microbes, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

A. Schippers, A.A. Nagy, D. Kock, F. Melcher, E.-D.Gock, The use of FISH and real-time PCR to monitor the biooxidation and cyanidation for gold and silver recovery from a mine tailings concentrate (Ticapampa, Peru), Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

T.K. Kazadi, J. Petersen, Kinetic measurement of biological oxidation of ferrous iron at low ferric to ferrous ratios in a controlled potential batch reactor, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

T.V. Ojumu, J. Petersen, G.S. Hansford, The effect of dissolved cations on microbial ferrous-iron oxidation by Leptospirillum ferriphilum in continuous culture, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

H. Osorio, V. Martinez, F.A. Veloso, I. Pedroso, J. Valdes, E. Jedlicki, D.S. Holmes, R. Quatrini, Iron homeostasis strategies in acidophilic iron oxidizers: Studies in Acidithiobacillus and Leptospirillum, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

D.B. Johnson, N. Okibe, K. Wakeman, L. Yajie, Effect of temperature on the bioleaching of chalcopyrite concentrates containing different concentrations of silver, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

O. Coto, F. Galizia, I. Hernandez, J. Marrero, E. Donati, Cobalt and nickel recoveries from laterite tailings by organic and inorganic bio-acids, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

H. Brandl, S. Lehmann, M.A. Faramarzi, D. Martinelli, Biomobilization of silver, gold, and platinum from solid waste materials by HCN-forming microorganisms, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

V.P. Beskoski, J. Milic, B. Mandic, M. Takic, M.M. Vrvic, Removal of organically bound sulfur from oil shale by iron(III)-ion generated-regenerated from pyrite by the action of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans -- Research on a model system, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

P. d'Hugues, C. Joulian, P. Spolaore, C. Michel, F. Garrido, D. Morin, Continuous bioleaching of a pyrite concentrate in stirred reactors: Population dynamics and exopolysaccharide production vs. bioleaching performance, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

J.A. Brierley, A perspective on developments in biohydrometallurgy, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

J.P. Gramp, F.S. Jones, J.M. Bigham, O.H. Tuovinen, Monovalent cation concentrations determine the types of Fe(III) hydroxysulfate precipitates formed in bioleach solutions, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

D. Morin, T. Pinches, J. Huisman, C. Frias, A. Norberg, E. Forssberg, Progress after three years of BioMinE--Research and Technological Development project for a global assessment of biohydrometallurgical processes applied to European non-ferrous metal resources, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

A. Garcia-Moyano, E. Gonzalez-Toril, M. Moreno-Paz, V. Parro, R. Amils, Evaluation of Leptospirillum spp. in the Rio Tinto, a model of interest to biohydrometallurgy, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 94, No.1-4, 2008

B. Kiran, A. Kaushik, Cyanobacterial biosorption of Cr(VI): Application of two parameter and Bohart Adams models for batch and column studies, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 144, No. 3, 2008

M. Mukhopadhyay, S.B. Noronha, G.K. Suraishkumar, Copper biosorption in a column of pretreated Aspergillus niger biomass, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 144, No. 3, 2008

D.J. King, A.I. Doronila, C. Feenstra, A.J.M. Baker, I.E. Woodrow, Phytostabilisation of arsenical gold mine tailings using four Eucalyptus species: Growth, arsenic uptake and availability after five years, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 406, No. 1-2, 2008

V.J.P. Vilar, S.C.R. Santos, R.J.E. Martins, C.M.S. Botelho, R.A.R. Boaventura, Cadmium uptake by algal biomass in batch and continuous (CSTR and packed bed column) adsorbers, Biochemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2008

P. Patra, K.A. Natarajan, Role of mineral specific bacterial proteins in selective flocculation and flotation, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.88 No.1-2, 2008

J. Vilcaez, K. Suto, C. Inoue, Bioleaching of chalcopyrite with thermophiles: Temperature-pH-ORP dependence, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.88 No.1-2, 2008

G.S. Simate, S. Ndlovu, Bacterial leaching of nickel laterites using chemolithotrophic microorganisms: Identifying influential factors using statistical design of experiments, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.88 No.1-2, 2008

A. Sari, D. Mendil, M. Tuzen, M. Soylak,, Biosorption of Cd(II) and Cr(III) from aqueous solution by moss (Hylocomium splendens) biomass: Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.143, No. 1-3, 2008

G. Bayramoglu, M. Yakup Arica, Removal of heavy mercury(II), cadmium(II) and zinc(II) metal ions by live and heat inactivated Lentinus edodes pellets, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.143, No. 1-3, 2008

X. Yang, X. Zhang, Y. Fan, H. Li, The leaching of pentlandite by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans with a biological-chemical process, Biochemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2008

P. Patra, K.A. Natarajan, Microbially-induced separation of chalcopyrite and galena, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 10, 2008

S.C. Bouffard, Application of the HeapSim model to the heap bioleaching of the Pueblo Viejo ore deposit, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.3-4, 2008

A. Manipura, J.E. Burgess, Biological nitrogenous compound removal and subsequent rhodium recovery from simulated metal refinery wastewater, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 9, 2008

R. Elangovan, Ligy Philip, K. Chandraraj, Biosorption of hexavalent and trivalent chromium by palm flower (Borassus aethiopum), Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.141, No. 1-3, 2008

R. Hita, H. Wang, J.M. Bigham, J. Torrent, O.H. Tuovinen, Bioleaching of a pyritic sludge from the Aznalcollar (Spain) mine spillage at ambient and elevated temperatures, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.1-2, 2008

K.R. Blight, D.E. Ralph, Maximum yield and standard enthalpy of growth of iron-oxidising bacteria, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.1-2, 2008

H.R. Watling, F.A. Perrot, D.W. Shiers, Comparison of selected characteristics of Sulfobacillus species and review of their occurrence in acidic and bioleaching environments, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.1-2, 2008

S. Wang, G. Zhang, Q. Yuan, Zhaoheng Fang, C. Yang, Comparative study of external addition of Fe2+ and inoculum on bioleaching of marmatite flotation concentrate using mesophilic and moderate thermophilic bacteria, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.1-2, 2008

G.J. Olson, T.R. Clark, Bioleaching of molybdenite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 93, No.1-2, 2008

Yu Liu, Ya-Juan Liu, Biosorption isotherms, kinetics and thermodynamics, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 61, No. 3, 2008

Kang, J., et al, Improved leaching performance of chalcopyrite by microbial cultures subjected to mutation, Minerals and Metallurgical Processing, Vol.25, No.2, 2008

M. Adams, R. Lawrence, M. Bratty, Biogenic sulphide for cyanide recycle and copper recovery in gold-copper ore processing, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 6, 2008

P. Delvasto, A. Valverde, A. Ballester, J.A. Munoz, F. Gonzalez, M.L. Blazquez, J.M. Igual, C. Garcia-Balboa, Diversity and activity of phosphate bioleaching bacteria from a high-phosphorus iron ore, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 92, No.3-4, 2008

B. Escobar, K. Bustos, G. Morales, O. Salazar, Rapid and specific detection of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans and Leptospirillum ferrooxidans by PCR, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 92, No.3-4, 2008

K.R. Blight, D.E. Ralph, Aluminium sulphate and potassium nitrate effects on batch culture of iron oxidising bacteria, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 92, No.3-4, 2008

L. Xia, X. Liu, J. Zeng, C. Yin, J. Gao, J. Liu, G. Qiu, Mechanism of enhanced bioleaching efficiency of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans after adaptation with chalcopyrite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 92, No.3-4, 2008

Lai, Y.L., et al, Biosorption of heavy metals from aqueous solution using modified activated carbon: comparison of linear and nonlinear methods, Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, Vol.83 No.6, 2008

M. Kilic, M.E. Keskin, S. Mazlum, N. Mazlum, Hg(II) and Pb(II) adsorption on activated sludge biomass: Effective biosorption mechanism, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.87 No.1-2, 2008

A. Salinas-Martinez, M. de los Santos-Cordova, O. Soto-Cruz, E. Delgado, H. Perez-Andrade, L.A. Hauad-Marroquin, H. Medrano-Roldan, Development of a bioremediation process by biostimulation of native microbial consortium through the heap leaching technique, Journal of Environmental Management, Vol. 88, No. 1, 2008

A. Mockovciakova, S. Iveta, S. Jiri, K. Ivana, Characterization of changes of low and high defect kaolinite after bioleaching, Applied Clay Science, Vol. 39, No.3-4, 2008

C. Astudillo, F. Acevedo, Adaptation of Sulfolobus metallicus to high pulp densities in the biooxidation of a flotation gold concentrate, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 92, No.1-2, 2008

David, D.J., et al, Evaluation of iron oxidation rate of acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans in presence of heavy metal ions, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy (Trans. IMM Sec. C), Vol.117 No.1, 2008

Abdel-Khalek, N.A., et al, Optimisation of bioflotation of carbonaceous impurities from phosphate ore, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy (Trans. IMM Sec. C), Vol.117 No.1, 2008

C. Santibanez, C. Verdugo, R. Ginocchio, Phytostabilization of copper mine tailings with biosolids: Implications for metal uptake and productivity of Lolium perenne, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 395, No. 1, 2008

U. von Stockar, V. Vojinovic, T. Maskow, J. Liu, Can microbial growth yield be estimated using simple thermodynamic analogies to technical processes?, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 47, No. 6, 2008

M. Farahat, T. Hirajima, K. Sasaki, Y. Aiba and K. Doi, Adsorption of SIP E. coli onto quartz and its applications in froth flotation, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 5, 2008

N. Pradhan, K.C. Nathsarma, K. Srinivasa Rao, L.B. Sukla and B.K. Mishra, Heap bioleaching of chalcopyrite: A review, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 5, 2008

H.R. Watling, The bioleaching of nickel-copper sulfides, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 91, No.1-4, 2008

S. Ndlovu, Biohydrometallurgy for sustainable development in the African minerals industry, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 91, No.1-4, 2008

R.H. Milocco and M.N. Gatti, A kriging interpolation strategy for the optimization of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans biomass production using fed-batch bioreactors, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 91, No.1-4, 2008

F. Bakhtiari, H. Atashi, M. Zivdar and S.A. Seyed Bagheri, Continuous copper recovery from a smelter's dust in stirred tank reactors, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.86 No.1-4, 2008

R.G. Riefler, J. Krohn, B. Stuart and C. Socotch, Role of sulfur-reducing bacteria in a wetland system treating acid mine drainage, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 394, No. 2-3, 2008

T. Liu, X. Qi, G. Su, J. Jin and W. Cong, Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation of flow in the rotary drum for pyrite bio-preoxidization, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 47, No. 5, 2008

B.K.C. Chan and A.W.L. Dudeney, Reverse osmosis removal of arsenic residues from bioleaching of refractory gold concentrates, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 4, 2008

P.X. Sheng, K.H. Wee, Y.P. Ting and J.P. Chen, Biosorption of copper by immobilized marine algal biomass, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.136, No. 2-3, 2008

A. Lodi, D. Soletto, C. Solisio and A. Converti, Chromium(III) removal by Spirulina platensis biomass, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.136, No. 2-3, 2008

C. Quintelas, B. Fernandes, J. Castro, H. Figueiredo and T. Tavares, Biosorption of Cr(VI) by a Bacillus coagulans biofilm supported on granular activated carbon (GAC), , Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.136, No. 2-3, 2008

N.S. Weerasekara, F.J. Garcia Frutos, J. Cara and F.C. Lockwood, Mathematical modelling of demineralisation of high sulphur coal by bioleaching, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2008

F. Bakhtiari, M. Zivdar, H. Atashi and S.A. Seyed Bagheri, Bioleaching of copper from smelter dust in a series of airlift bioreactors, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 90, No.1, 2008

S. Sert, C. Kutahyali, S. Inan, Z. Talip, B. Cetinkaya and M. Eral, Biosorption of lanthanum and cerium from aqueous solutions by Platanus orientalis leaf powder, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 90, No.1, 2008

P. d'Hugues, P.R. Norris, K.B. Hallberg, F. Sanchez, J. Langwaldt, A. Grotowski, T. Chmielewski and S. Groudev, Bioshale FP6 European project: Exploiting black shale ores using biotechnologies?, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

J.J. Plumb, N.J. McSweeney and P.D. Franzmann, Growth and activity of pure and mixed bioleaching strains on low grade chalcopyrite ore, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

A.E.C. Botero, M.L. Torem and L.M.S. de Mesquita, Surface chemistry fundamentals of biosorption of Rhodococcus opacus and its effect in calcite and magnesite flotation, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

J.J. Plumb, R. Muddle and P.D. Franzmann, Effect of pH on rates of iron and sulfur oxidation by bioleaching organisms, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

B.Y.M. Bueno, M.L. Torem, F. Molina and L.M.S. de Mesquita, Biosorption of lead(II), chromium(III) and copper(II) by R. opacus: Equilibrium and kinetic studies, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

B.A. Moore, J.R. Duncan and J.E. Burgess, Fungal bioaccumulation of copper, nickel, gold and platinum, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

B.A. Calfa and M.L. Torem, On the fundamentals of Cr(III) removal from liquid streams by a bacterial strain, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

C.L. Mack, B. Wilhelmi, J.R. Duncan and J.E. Burgess, A kinetic study of the recovery of platinum ions from an artificial aqueous solution by immobilized Saccharomyces cerevisiae biomass, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

K. Hayrynen, J. Langwaldt, E. Pongracz, V. Vaisanen, M. Manttari and R.L. Keiski, Separation of nutrients from mine water by reverse osmosis for subsequent biological treatment, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

G. Zaitsev, T. Mettanen and J. Langwaldt, Removal of ammonium and nitrate from cold inorganic mine water by fixed-bed biofilm reactors, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2008

D. Mishra, Dong-Jin Kim, D.E. Ralph, Jong-Gwan Ahn and Young-Ha Rhee, Bioleaching of metals from spent lithium ion secondary batteries using Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, Waste Management, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2008

 

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