Assoc. Prof. Elais K. Asiam

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED
  1. PhD Metallurgy (KNUST, Kumasi), 1988

  2. BSc Chem. (KNUST, Kumasi)), 1974

 
 
 
 
ACADEMIC RANKS HELD
  1. Associate Professor (2005 - to date)

  2. Senior Lecturer (1991 - 2004)

  3. Lecturer (1978 - 1991)

 
SUBJECTS TAUGHT
  1. Mine Waste Management (Postgraduate) Precious Mineral Beneficiation (Postgraduate) Aqueous Processes in Mineral Engineering (Post graduate) Waste water management (Post Graduate) Environmental Management and Safety (Undergraduate) Metallurgical Plant design and Operation (Undergraduate) Hydrometallurgy of Gold (Undergraduate) Mineral Chemistry (Undergraduate) Alluvial mining (Undergraduate) Mineral Processing (Undergraduate)

  2. Mine Waste Management (Postgraduate) Precious Mineral Beneficiation (Postgraduate) Aqueous Processes in Mineral Engineering (Post graduate) Wastewater management (Post Graduate)

 
SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH
  1. 3 Postgraduate Project Thesis, (PhD)

  2. 10 Postgraduate Project Thesis, (MSc / MPhi)

  3. 300 Undergraduate Project Works, (BSc)

 
 
 
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
  1. Koomson B. and Asiam E. K. (2013), "Arsenic Release and its Mitigation from Tailings dam Using Nanomagnitite Particles", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 14, 66 -69

  2. Asiam E. K. and Kugblenu D (2010), "Assessment of Polution Potential of Cyanide-bearing Tailings Dam", Ghana mining Journal, Vol, 12, 38 -42

  3. Asiam E. K. and Buaben E (2008), "Some Environmental Issues of Inland Valleys at the Fringes of Mining Concession", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 10, 38-42

  4. Frempong V. E., Asiam E. K. and Kuma J. S. (2008), "Management of Acid Mine drainage within a Wetland in the Tarwa Area", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 11, 43-47

  5. Asiam, E. K. (2006), "The Use of Cocoa Waste in Beneficiation of Gold", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 8, 25-28

  6. Asiam, E. K. (2002), "Coagulation of Silica Rich wastewater", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 6, 17-21

  7. Asiam, E. K (2000), "Influence of Vibratory Milling on Crystal Structure of Arsenopyrite", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 6, 1-3

  8. Asiam, E.K. (1996), "A533;Environmental Assessment of Gold Beneficiation: Arsenic Audit and Impact on the Obuasi EnvironsA533;", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 2, 17-20

  9. Asiam, E. K. (1995), "A533;Recovery of Gold from Carbonaceous Auriferous ConcentratesA533;", Ghana Mining Journal, Vol, 1&2, 38-44

 
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
  1. Koomsom B. and Asiam E. K (2012), "Arsenic Release and its Mitigation from Tailings Dam Using Nano-magnite Particles", , 23 A533; 27

  2. Asiam E. K. (2010), "Ethics in Mining: Advocacy for Solving Environmental Issues of Mining. Proceedings", , 61 A533; 63

  3. Adzimah S. K., and Asiam, E. K. (2010), "Design of Cocoa Pod Splitting Machine", , 622-634

  4. Asiam, E. K. and Mercedez H.P (1993), "Studies on Composition, Adsorption and Flotation of Carbonaceous Gold Ore", , 70-73

 
 
 
RECORD OF SERVICE
  1. Chairman, National Tailings Dam Committee (2014 - )

  2. Member, national Scholarships Secretariat Board (2004 - 2008)

  3. Member, Technical Committee of Ghana Chamber of Mines (2000 - 2002)

  4. Member, Environmental Committee of Ashanti Region (1997 - 2004)