The Application of METSIM in Hydrometallurgy Process: A Case Study

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In this paper, the simulation of a typical hydrometallurgy process using METSIM has been discussed, and the function of METSIM in calculating mass balance for different hydrometallurgical operation units has been addressed. Preliminary results suggest that METSIM is able to calculate the mass balance of complicated hydrometallurgy processes including ore decomposition, dissolution, crystallization separation, and etc.

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Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 581-582)

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Jimmy (C.M.) Kao, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen

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988-995

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Y. Q. Lv et al., "The Application of METSIM in Hydrometallurgy Process: A Case Study", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 581-582, pp. 988-995, 2012

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October 2012

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