Dr. Ishmael Quaicoe

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED

  1. PhD, Minerals and Materials Engineering (University of South Australia), 2014
  2. BSc (Hons), Minerals Engineering (UMaT), 2009

 
 
INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED

  1. Ian Wark Research Institute, University of South Australia, Australia (2010 - 2014)
  2. University of Mines and Technology, Ghana (2005 - 2009)

 
 
PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP

  1. Member, IChemE, (2012 - Date)
  2. Graduate Member, Engineers Australia, (2011 - Date)

 
 
AWARDS

  1. UMaT/UniSA Postgraduate Research Scholarship, 2010
  2. University President Scholarship (UPS), UniSA, 2010
  3. Celebration of African Australians Award (Youth Development and Mentorship/Counselling), Australia, 2014

 

PROFESSIONALLY RELATED EXPERIENCE

  1. Lead Consultant- MMMP Consulting Group                                                               Ghana
  2. Geo-Metallurgist- Arrium Mining/Onesteel Manufacturing                                        Australia
  3. Research Assistant- Ian Wark Research Institute, University of South Australia       Australia
  4. Metallurgist- GoldFields Ghana Ltd., Tarkwa-Mine                                                    Ghana

 

PUBLICATIONS IN REFEREED JOURNALS 

  1. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah (2013). Agglomeration behaviour and product structure of clay and oxide minerals. Chemical Engineering Science (98), 40–50.
  2. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah (2014). Single and mixed oxide and clay particles agglomeration: influence of feed mineralogy and percent drum volume loading, Powder technology (253), 568-579.
  3. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah (2014). Agglomeration and column leaching behaviour of goethitic and saprolitic nickel laterite ores, Minerals Engineering (65), 1-8.
  4. Jonas Addai-Mensah, Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, David Robinson (2013). Understanding Lateritic Ore Agglomeration Behaviour as a Precursor to Enhanced Heap Leaching, Ghana Mining Journal (14), 41-50.
  5. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah (2015). Mixed goethitic and saprolitic nickel laterite ores agglomeration and column leaching behaviour, International Journal of Mineral Processing (Accepted).
  6. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Influence of binder formulation on heterogeneous mineral particles agglomeration behaviour and product characteristics, Chemical Engineering Research and Design (Under review)

 

PUBLICATIONS IN REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  1. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Agglomeration behaviour of model clay and oxide minerals, Chemeca Conference, Sydney, Australia September 18-21, 2011.
  2. Jonas Addai-Mensah, Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, George Franks, Liza Forbes, Lian Liu, David J. Robinson and John Farrow, Optimizing nickel laterite agglomeration for enhanced heap leaching, Alta Nickel-Cobalt Conference, Perth May 22-25, 2011.
  3. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Influence of feed properties on agglomeration mechanisms and kinetics of minerals, 28th Australian Colloid & Surface Science Student Conference 2012 (ACSSSC), Feb., 2012, Newcastle, Australia.
  4. Jonas Addai-Mensah, Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, David Robinson. Understanding Lateritic Ore Agglomeration Behaviour as a Precursor to Enhanced Heap Leaching, 2nd Biennial International Conference on Innovations in Mining and Mineral Processing (2012), Tarkwa, Ghana.
  5. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Effect of quartz particle size and drum volume loading on batch agglomeration mechanism and kinetics, Chemeca Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, September 23-26, 2012.
  6. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Agglomeration of lateritic ores: effect of feed ore chemical and mineralogical composition, Chemeca Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, September 23-26, 2012.
  7. Ataollah Nosrati, Ishmael Quaicoe, Jonas Addai-Mensah and David J Robinson.  Improving nickel laterite agglomerate strength for enhanced heap leaching, Chemeca Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, September 23-26, 2012.
  8. Ataollah Nosrati, Ishmael Quaicoe, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Influence of binder formulation on batch agglomeration behaviour and granule properties of lateritic ores, Chemeca Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, September 23-26, 2012.
  9. Jonas Addai-Mensah, Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati,  George Franks, Lian Liu and David J Robinson, Recent investigations of nickel laterite agglomeration for enhanced heap leaching, XXVI International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC 2012), New Delhi, India.
  10. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Effect of iron oxide mineral structure on agglomeration behaviour and agglomerate properties, Chemeca Conference 2013, Brisbane, Australia, September 27- October 2, 2013.
  11. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Saprolitic and goethitic laterite ores agglomeration mechanisms and kinetics, Chemeca Conference 2013 Brisbane, Australia , September 27- October 2, 2013.
  12. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner, Jonas Addai-Mensah. Influence of feed properties on agglomeration mechanisms and kinetics of minerals, 28th Australian Colloid & Surface Science Student Conference 2014 (ACSSSC), Feb., 2014, Barallat, Australia.
  13. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati, William Skinner and Jonas Addai-Mensah, Agglomerate properties and column leaching behaviour of nickel laterite ores, XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC 2014).
  14. Ishmael Quaicoe, Ataollah Nosrati and Jonas Addai-Mensah, Column leaching behaviour of Limonitic and Saprolitic nickel laterite ores, 3rd Biennial International Conference on Innovations in Mining and Mineral Processing (2014), Tarkwa, Ghana, August 23-26, 2014.