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S. Janyasuthiwong, E.R. Rene, G. Esposito, P.N.L. Lens,, Effect of pH on Cu, Ni and Zn removal by biogenic sulfide precipitation in an inversed fluidized bed bioreactor, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 158, 2015

D. Shin, J. Park, J. Jeong, B. Kim, A biological cyanide production and accumulation system and the recovery of platinum-group metals from spent automotive catalysts by biogenic cyanide, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 158, 2015

D. Yanmis, F. Orhan, M. Gulluce, F. Sahin, Biotechnological magnesite enrichment using a carbonate dissolving microorganism, Lactococcus sp., International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 144, 2015

E. González, A. Espada, J.Á. Muñoz, M.L. Blázquez, F. González, A. Ballester, Reductive dissolution of magnetite and jarosite by Acidiphilium cryptum JF-5, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

T.M. Bhatti, Bioleaching of organic carbon rich polymetallic black shale, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

X. Liu, H. Li, Y. Liu, C. Su, W. Sand, Impact of entrained and dissolved organic chemicals associated with copper solvent extraction on Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

K. Sasaki, K. Takatsugi, T. Hirajima, Corrigendum to “Effects of initial Fe2 + concentration and pulp density on the bioleaching of Cu from enargite by Acidianus brierleyi” [J. Hydrometall. 109/1–2 (2011) 153–160], Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

S. Panda, J. Esther, T. Bhotra, N. Pradhan, L.B. Sukla, B.K. Mishra, A. Akcil, Sequential bioreduction–bioleaching and bioreduction–chemical leaching hybrid tests for enhanced copper recovery from a concentrator ball mill reject sample, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

A. Echeverría-Vega, C. Demergasso, Copper resistance, motility and the mineral dissolution behavior were assessed as novel factors involved in bacterial adhesion in bioleaching, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

S.O. Rastegar, S.M. Mousavi, S.A. Shojaosadati, R. Sarraf Mamoory, Bioleaching of V, Ni, and Cu from residual produced in oil fired furnaces using Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

G. Kim, K. Park, J. Choi, A. Gomez-Flores, Y. Han, S.Q. Choi, H. Kim, Bioflotation of malachite using different growth phases of Rhodococcus opacus: Effect of bacterial shape on detachment by shear flow, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 143, 2015

R. Dehghan, M. Dianati, The effects of Pb-Zn flotation reagents on the bioleaching process by mesophilic bacteria, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 143, 2015

Q. Xie, L. Yu, Z. Li, H. Liu, Z. Liu, Z. Guo, Z. Wu, H. Zhu, Y. Sun, A. Khan, H. Li, A novel method of dissolving realgar by immobilized Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 143, 2015

Z. Shen, G. Dong, Q. Chen, Z. Han, Development of a large industrial bio-oxidation reactor in hydrometallurgy, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 142, 2015

A. Grandin, A. Ogar, V. Sjöberg, B. Allard, S. Karlsson, Potential use of native fungal strains for assisted uranium retention, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 81, 2015

A. Vardanyan, S. Stepanyan, N. Vardanyan, L. Markosyan, W. Sand, M. Vera, R. Zhang, Study and assessment of microbial communities in natural and commercial bioleaching systems, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 81, 2015

M. Lotfalian, M. Ranjbar, M.H. Fazaelipoor, M. Schaffie, Z. Manafi, The effect of redox control on the continuous bioleaching of chalcopyrite concentrate, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 81, 2015

H. Zhao, J. Wang, X. Gan, M. Hu, E. Zhang, W. Qin, G. Qiu, Cooperative bioleaching of chalcopyrite and silver-bearing tailing by mixed moderately thermophilic culture: An emphasis on the chalcopyrite dissolution with XPS and electrochemical analysis, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 81, 2015

Y. Qu, H. Li, W. Tian, X. Wang, X. Wang, X. Jia, B. Shi, G. Song, Y. Tang, Leaching of valuable metals from red mud via batch and continuous processes by using fungi, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 81, 2015

L. Zhang, F. Mao, K. Li, Y. Wang, X. Chen, H. Zhou, Enhancement in copper extraction from chalcopyrite by re-inoculation of different acidophilic, moderately thermophilic microorganisms, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 156, 2015

H. Liu, J. Xia, Z. Nie, Relatedness of Cu and Fe speciation to chalcopyrite bioleaching by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 156, 2015

H. Wang, X. Zhang, M. Zhu, W. Tan, Effects of dissolved oxygen and carbon dioxide under oxygen-rich conditions on the biooxidation process of refractory gold concentrate and the microbial community, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 80, 2015

H.J.P. Alcantara, A.I. Doronila, M. Nicolas, S.D. Ebbs, S.D. Kolev, Growth of selected plant species in biosolids-amended mine tailings, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 80, 2015

F. Giebner, S. Kaschabek, S. Schopf, M. Schlömann, Three adapted methods to quantify biomass and activity of microbial leaching cultures, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 79, 2015

I. Vyrides, E. Xenofontos, M.D. Tsolakidou, I.S. Pantelides, C. Varotsis, K. Xydas, Alleviation of organic solvent inhibition with improved copper recovery from low grade sulphide ore by bioaugmentation with newly isolated Candida sp. OR3 and OR6, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 79, 2015

M. Arshadi, S.M. Mousavi, Multi-objective optimization of heavy metals bioleaching from discarded mobile phone PCBs: Simultaneous Cu and Ni recovery using Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 147, 2015

L. Reyes-Bozo, M. Escudey, E. Vyhmeister, P. Higueras, A. Godoy-Faúndez, J.L. Salazar, H. Valdés-González, G. Wolf-Sepúlveda, R. Herrera-Urbina, Adsorption of biosolids and their main components on chalcopyrite, molybdenite and pyrite: Zeta potential and FTIR spectroscopy studies, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 78, 2015

K. Singh, T.J.M. Sinha, S. Srivastava, Functionalized nanocrystalline cellulose: Smart biosorbent for decontamination of arsenic, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 139, 2015

G. Zou, S. Papirio, X. Lai, Z. Wu, L. Zou, J.A. Puhakka, R. Ruan, Column leaching of low-grade sulfide ore from Zijinshan copper mine, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 139, 2015

J. Esther, S. Panda, L.B. Sukla, N. Pradhan, C.K. Sarangi, T. Subbaiah, Enhanced recovery of nickel from chromite overburden (COB) using dissimilatory Fe (III) reducers: A novel Bio-Reduction Acid Leaching (BRAL) approach, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 155, 2015

A. Ahmadi, M. Khezri, A.A. Abdollahzadeh, M. Askari, Bioleaching of copper, nickel and cobalt from the low grade sulfidic tailing of Golgohar Iron Mine, Iran, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 154, 2015

A.W. van Zyl, R. Huddy, S.T.L. Harrison, R.P. van Hille, Evaluation of the ASTERTM process in the presence of suspended solids, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 76, 2015

R.J. Huddy, A.W. van Zyl, R.P. van Hille, S.T.L. Harrison, Characterisation of the complex microbial community associated with the ASTERTM thiocyanate biodegradation system, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 76, 2015

A.M. Nazari, P.W. Cox, K.E. Waters, Biosorptive flotation of copper ions from dilute solution using BSA-coated bubbles, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

E. Sahinkaya, A. Yurtsever, Y. Toker, H. Elcik, M. Cakmaci, A.H. Kaksonen, Biotreatment of As-containing simulated acid mine drainage using laboratory scale sulfate reducing upflow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

R.P. van Hille, E. Dawson, C. Edward, S.T.L. Harrison, Effect of thiocyanate on BIOX® organisms: Inhibition and adaptation, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

S. Kutschke, A.G. Guézennec, S. Hedrich, A. Schippers, G. Borg, A. Kamradt, J. Gouin, F. Giebner, S. Schopf, M. Schlömann, A. Rahfeld, J. Gutzmer, P. D’Hugues, K. Pollmann, S. Dirlich, F. Bodénan, Bioleaching of Kupferschiefer blackshale - A review including perspectives of the Ecometals project, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

S.M. Rea, N.J. McSweeney, B.P. Degens, C. Morris, H.M. Siebert, A.H. Kaksonen, Salt-tolerant microorganisms potentially useful for bioleaching operations where fresh water is scarce, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

V. Sjöberg, S. Karlsson, Impact of organic carbon on the leachability of vanadium, manganese, iron and molybdenum from shale residues, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

M. Martin, E. Janneck, R. Kermer, A. Patzig, S. Reichel, Recovery of indium from sphalerite ore and flotation tailings by bioleaching and subsequent precipitation processes, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

G. Vitor, T.C. Palma, B. Vieira, J.P. Lourenço, R.J. Barros, M.C. Costa, Start-up, adjustment and long-term performance of a two-stage bioremediation process, treating real acid mine drainage, coupled with biosynthesis of ZnS nanoparticles and ZnS/TiO2 nanocomposites, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

P.R. Norris, O.J.P. Gould, T.J. Ogden, Iron solubilization during anaerobic growth of acidophilic microorganisms with a polymetallic sulfide ore, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

G. Nkulu, S. Gaydardzhiev, E. Mwema, P. Compere, SEM and EDS observations of carrollite bioleaching with a mixed culture of acidophilic bacteria, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

L.Y. Lopez, A.G. Merma, M.L. Torem, G.H. Pino, Fundamental aspects of hematite flotation using the bacterial strain Rhodococcus ruber as bioreagent, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

L. Zeka, F. Lambert, J. Frenay, S. Gaydardzhiev, A. IlungaNdala, Possibilities for Co(III) dissolution from an oxidized ore through simultaneous bioleaching of pyrite, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

A. Guezennec, K. Bru, J. Jacob, P. d’Hugues, Co-processing of sulfidic mining wastes and metal-rich post-consumer wastes by biohydrometallurgy, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

S. Kostudis, K. Bachmann, S. Kutschke, K. Pollmann, J. Gutzmer, Leaching of copper from Kupferschiefer by glutamic acid and heterotrophic bacteria, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

G. Natarajan, S.B. Tay, W.S. Yew, Y. Ting, Engineered strains enhance gold biorecovery from electronic scrap, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

J. Mäkinen, J. Bachér, T. Kaartinen, M. Wahlström, J. Salminen, The effect of flotation and parameters for bioleaching of printed circuit boards, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

D.B. Johnson, C.A. du Plessis, Biomining in reverse gear: Using bacteria to extract metals from oxidised ores, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

I.E. Ngoma, T.V. Ojumu, S.T.L. Harrison, Investigating the effect of acid stress on selected mesophilic micro-organisms implicated in bioleaching, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

E. Govender, C.G. Bryan, S.T.L. Harrison, Effect of physico-chemical and operating conditions on the growth and activity of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans in a simulated heap bioleaching environment, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 75, 2015

K. Karthiga devi, K.A. Natarajan, Production and characterization of bioflocculants for mineral processing applications, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 137, 2015

H. Liu, Z. Nie, J. Xia, H. Zhu, Y. Yang, C. Zhao, L. Zheng, Y. Zhao, Investigation of copper, iron and sulfur speciation during bioleaching of chalcopyrite by moderate thermophile Sulfobacillus thermosulfidooxidans, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 137, 2015

Y. He, Y. Cheng, W. Wang, H. Yu, A green approach to recover Au(III) in aqueous solution using biologically assembled rGO hydrogels, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 270, 2015

S. Panda, A. Biswal, S. Mishra, P.K. Panda, N. Pradhan, U. Mohapatra, L.B. Sukla, B.K. Mishra, A. Akcil, Reductive dissolution by waste newspaper for enhanced meso-acidophilic bioleaching of copper from low grade chalcopyrite: A new concept of biohydrometallurgy, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 153, 2015

Y. Song, Q. Huang, Z. Niu, J. Ma, B. Xin, S. Chen, J. Dai, R. Wang, Preparation of Zn–Mn ferrite from spent Zn–Mn batteries using a novel multi-step process of bioleaching and co-precipitation and boiling reflux, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 153, 2015

R.A. Silva, J. Park, E. Lee, J. Park, S.Q. Choi, H. Kim, Influence of bacterial adhesion on copper extraction from printed circuit boards, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 143, 2015

W. Liu, H. Yang, Y. Song, L. Tong, Catalytic effects of activated carbon and surfactants on bioleaching of cobalt ore, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 152, 2015

C.G. Bryan, E.L. Watkin, T.J. McCredden, Z.R. Wong, S.T.L. Harrison, A.H. Kaksonen, The use of pyrite as a source of lixiviant in the bioleaching of electronic waste, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 152, 2015

T.T. Bui, M. Han, Removal of Phormidium sp. by positively charged bubble flotation, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 72, 2015

J. Avdalovi , V. Beškoski, G. Gojgi -Cvijovi , M. Mattinen, M. Stojanovi , S. Zildzovic , M.M. Vrvic , Microbial solubilization of phosphorus from phosphate rock by iron-oxidizing Acidithiobacillus sp. B2, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 72, 2015

M. Raouf Hosseini, A. Ahmadi, Biological beneficiation of kaolin: A review on iron removal, Applied Clay Science, Vol. 107, 2015

A. Ahmadi, S.J. Mousavi, The influence of physicochemical parameters on the bioleaching of zinc sulfide concentrates using a mixed culture of moderately thermophilic microorganisms, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 135, 2015

H. Zhao, J. Wang, C. Yang, M. Hu, X. Gan, L. Tao, W. Qin, G. Qiu, Effect of redox potential on bioleaching of chalcopyrite by moderately thermophilic bacteria: An emphasis on solution compositions, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 151, 2015

H. Zhao, J. Wang, W. Qin, M. Hu, S. Zhu, G. Qiu, Electrochemical dissolution process of chalcopyrite in the presence of mesophilic microorganisms, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 71, 2015

H. Srichandan, S. Singh, K. Blight, A. Pathak, D.J. Kim, S. Lee, S.W. Lee, An integrated sequential biological leaching process for enhanced recovery of metals from decoked spent petroleum refinery catalyst: A comparative study, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 134, 2015

N. Pérez Rodríguez, M. Khoshkhoo, Å. Sandström, I. Rodushkin, L. Alakangas, B. Öhlander, Isotopic signature of Cu and Fe during bioleaching and electrochemical leaching of a chalcopyrite concentrate, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 134, 2015

 

   

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