Mineralogical Characterization of Cobaltic Oxides from the Democratic Republic of Congo

  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. Y. Vanbrabant1,
  2. C. Burlet1 and
  3. P. Louis2

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118658826.ch17

Ni-Co 2013

Ni-Co 2013

How to Cite

Vanbrabant, Y., Burlet, C. and Louis, P. (2013) Mineralogical Characterization of Cobaltic Oxides from the Democratic Republic of Congo, 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.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium, Jenner street, 13 – BE-1000 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 2

    Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium, Jenner street, 13 – PEL Consult, Belgium

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118605752

Online ISBN: 9781118658826

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Keywords:

  • asbolane;
  • cobalt oxides;
  • Democratic Republic of Congo;
  • heterogenite;
  • lithiophorite

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Heterogenite Ore and its Discrete Mineralogy

  • History and Nomenclature of Heterogenite

  • Methodology

  • Experimental Results

  • Metallurgical Implications

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments