About Dr Bongephiwe Mpilonhle Kanyane
Lecturing: Content development, teaching and learning, assessing Minerals processing 2A, Process Control 3B, Refractory Technology 3B, Metallurgical Thermodynamics 2B Industrial Minerals 4 Metallurgical plant design
Undergraduate and post-graduate student supervision o Research interests: refractories, thermal behaviour of sulphides; chromite tail beneficiation, PGM ore processing
PGM ore processing, base metal sulphides, fine chromite beneficiation, refractories,
PhD (Metallurgy), MSc (Metallurgy), Honors (Metallurgy) – University of Pretoria; B-Tech: Chemical Engineering – University of Johannesburg; 2016 – present, Senior Lecturer- University of Johannesburg; 2015 – 2016 Mintek-Scientist: Research- Production of ferrosilicon from Canadian Quartzite; Rare earths: -desktop study (identifying gaps and opportunities in rare earths characterization, processing and application); pilot plant-process demonstration, magnesium production, zinc production, Conroast PGM process.