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Synchrotron Visit

30-Sep-2015

Iron ore lump, sinter and pellets are very dense and it is difficult to analyse their 3D structure using normal laboratory equipment. With our partners from BHP Billiton, Hub staff obtained beam time on the Imaging Medical Beam Line at the Australian Synchrotron to scan samples for further analysis.

Hub researcher and Industrial partners conduct x-ray CT scanning of samples at the Australian Synchrotron


A/Prof Tom Honeyands from the University of Newcastle Iron Ore Hub, along with Partner Investigators from BHP visited a number of the World’s leading iron and steelmakers in China late last year...

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