High Current Density Electrowinning of Nickel in EMEW® Cells

  1. Thomas Battle,
  2. Michael Moats,
  3. Violina Cocalia,
  4. Harald Oosterhof,
  5. Shafiq Alam,
  6. Antoine Allanore,
  7. Rodney Jones,
  8. Nathan Stubina,
  9. Corby Anderson and
  10. Shijie Wang
  1. Jeremy Robinson1,
  2. Ian Ewart1,
  3. Michael Moats2 and
  4. Shijie Wang3

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118658826.ch12

Ni-Co 2013

Ni-Co 2013

How to Cite

Robinson, J., Ewart, I., Moats, M. and Wang, S. (2013) High Current Density Electrowinning of Nickel in EMEW® Cells, in Ni-Co 2013 (eds T. Battle, M. Moats, V. Cocalia, H. Oosterhof, S. Alam, A. Allanore, R. Jones, N. Stubina, C. Anderson and S. Wang), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118658826.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Electrometals USA, LLC, O'Fallon, Missouri, USA

  2. 2

    Materials Research Center, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Missouri, University of Science and Technology, Rolla, Missouri, USA

  3. 3

    Rio Tinto Kennecott Utah Copper, Magna, Utah, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 15 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118605752

Online ISBN: 9781118658826



  • Nickel;
  • Electrowinning;
  • EMEW;
  • Current Density


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • EMEW® Cell Description and Advantages for Nickel Electrowinning

  • Examples of Purification Processes Prior to EMEW Nickel Electrowinning

  • Electrowinning of Nickel in Full Sized EMEW® Cells

  • Conclusions