One of the top three presenters at the Minerals Research Showcase

25 Aug 2017 - 12:00

Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng handing the award to Genevieve Harding


Congratulations to Genevieve Harding, a master’s student in the Crystallization & Precipitation Unit who was one of the top three presenters at the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM)'s mineral research showcase.

SAIMM Western Cape hosted a workshop at UCT on 2 August on Developing the Business Case for Energy Productivity in the Minerals Sector. The workshop was followed by the minerals research showcase which took place on 3 and 4 August at the Philippi Village in the GSB Solution Space. The event was attended by students from UCT, UWC, Stellenbosch University, CPUT, Mintek and Council for Geoscience.

Genevieve presented on Understanding industrial effluent water quality: What is the norm and why we need to do better. The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng closed the event and handed over the awards.