Analytical Challenges in Metallurgy

Randburg, South Africa, 23-24 November 2006

Cover, Contents

Importance and method of using reference materials in measuring reliability of analytical results and why customers should use them
      S Marsland

Raw material and process sampling
      M Loubser

Trends in methodology in analytical chemistry
      RI McCrindle

On-line analysis - what has been done?
      P de Waal

Automated sample preparation in the metallurgical industry
      B Morrison

Spectral interferences in ICP-OES
      JN Baloyi

Quality of PGR fire assays using spark analysis on lead buttons
      PK Hofmeyr

Analytical challenges in refractory materials
      D Thomas

Modern techniques in X-ray diffraction - applied to metallurgy
      J de Villiers and S Verryn

The use of electron microbeam techniques in metallurgical analysis
      L Andrews

Exploring potential errors in XRF analysis
      N Krusberski

The determination of species in slags and other materials
      SM Graham and G Mellis

Sampling: The impact on costs and decision making
      RCA Minnitt

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