Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review

(The TQCC of Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
A Review on Environmental, Economic and Hydrometallurgical Processes of Recycling Spent Lithium-ion Batteries67
Flotation of Fine Particles: A Review59
Red Mud: Fundamentals and New Avenues for Utilization58
A Review on Hydrometallurgical Processes for the Recovery of Valuable Metals from Spent Catalysts and Life Cycle Analysis Perspective37
Review of Vanadium Production Part I: Primary Resources32
A Review on Germanium Resources and its Extraction by Hydrometallurgical Method31
Production of Lithium –A Literature Review. Part 2. Extraction from Spodumene29
An Overview on the Recovery of Cobalt from End-of-life Lithium Ion Batteries29
Iron Extraction from Red Mud using Roasting with Sodium Salt28
Efficient Selective Extraction of Scandium from Red Mud27
Research Status of Spodumene Flotation: A Review26
A Review on the Application of Starch as Depressant in Iron Ore Flotation24
Precious Metals Recovery from Waste Printed Circuit Boards by Gravity Separation and Leaching24
Effects of Grinding Media on Grinding Products and Flotation Performance of Sulfide Ores23
Lithium Extraction from Spodumene by the Traditional Sulfuric Acid Process: A Review23
Recovery of Cobalt from Secondary Resources: A Comprehensive Review21
Kinetic and Mechanism Studies Using Shrinking Core Model for Copper Leaching from Chalcopyrite in Methanesulfonic Acid with Hydrogen Peroxide20
Toward the Implementation of Circular Economy Strategies: An Overview of the Current Situation in Mineral Processing20
Improved Titanium Transfer in Submerged Arc Welding of Carbon Steel through Aluminum Addition17
Utilization of Bauxite Residue: Recovering Iron Values Using the Iron Nugget Process17
Beneficiation of Lead-Zinc Ores – A Review17
Beneficiation of a Low-grade Phosphate Ore Using a Reverse Flotation Technique16
Research Progress on the Extractive Metallurgy of Titanium and Its Alloys16
Co, Ni, Cu, Fe, and Mn Integrated Recovery Process via Sulfuric Acid Leaching from Spent Lithium-ion Batteries Smelted Reduction Metallic Alloys16
Extraction of Scandium and Iron from Red Mud16
Direct Leaching of Vanadium from Vanadium-bearing Steel Slag Using NaOH Solutions: A Case Study15
Experimental Approach to Matte–Slag Reactions in the Flash Smelting Process15
Some Aspects of Industrial Heap Bioleaching Technology: From Basics to Practice15
Extraction of Rare Earths from Red Mud Iron Nugget Slags with Oxalic Acid Precipitation14
Iron Ore Pelletization: Part I. Fundamentals14
Current Status of the Effect of Seawater Ions on Copper Flotation: Difficulties, Opportunities, and Industrial Experience14
Platinum Group Elements Mineralogy, Beneficiation, and Extraction Practices – An Overview14
Leaching of Gold with Copper-citrate-thiosulfate Solutions14
Iron Ore Pelletization: Part II. Inorganic Binders13
A review of Preg-robbing and the impact of chloride ions in the pressure oxidation of double refractory ores13
The Use of Mining Tailings as Analog of Rare Earth Elements Resources: Part 1 – Characterization and Preliminary Separation12
Biotechnological Avenues in Mineral Processing: Fundamentals, Applications and Advances in Bioleaching and Bio-beneficiation12
Process Applications and Challenges in Mineral Beneficiation and Recovery of Niobium from Ore Deposits – A Review12
A Review on Green Method of Extraction and Recovery of Energy Critical Element Cobalt from Spent Lithium-Ion Batteries (LIBs)11
Modeling of the Complex Behavior through an Improved Response Surface Methodology11
Effect of Mechanical Activation on Leaching Behavior and Mechanism of Chalcopyrite11
Transport Phenomena in Copper Bath Smelting and Converting Processes – A Review of Experimental and Modeling Studies11
Recovery of Cobalt, Nickel and Copper Compounds from UHT Processed Spent Lithium-ion Batteries by Hydrometallurgical Process11
Iron Precipitation Strategies from Nickel Laterite Ore Sulfuric Acid Leach Liquor11
Separation of Cobalt, Nickel, and Copper from Synthetic Metallic Alloy by Selective Dissolution with Acid Solutions Containing Oxidizing Agent11
Design and Analysis of Dewatering Circuits for a Chromite Processing Plant Tailing Slurry10
Drying Kinetics of a Philippine Nickel Laterite Ore by Microwave Heating10
The Formation and Stabilization of Oily Collector Emulsions – A Critical Review10
A Green Approach for Selective Ionometallurgical Separation of Lithium from Spent Li-Ion Batteries by Deep Eutectic Solvent (DES): Process Optimization and Kinetics Modeling10
Effect of Thermal Oxidation Pretreatment on the Magnetization Roasting and Separation of Refractory Iron Ore10
Metal extraction from ores and waste materials by ultrasound-assisted leaching -an overview10
Characterization Techniques of Flotation Frothers - A Review10
Beneficiation Strategies for Removal of Silica and Alumina from Low-Grade Hematite-Goethite Iron Ores10
A Review on Bioflotation of Coal and Minerals: Classification, Mechanisms, Challenges, and Future Perspectives10
Bioleaching for Recovery of Metals from Spent Batteries – A Review10
Differences in Etheramines Froth Properties and the Effects on Iron Ore Flotation. Part I: Two-Phase Systems9
Mineral Processing and Metal Extraction on the Lunar Surface - Challenges and Opportunities9
Iron Ore Pelletization: Part III. Organic Binders9
Flotation Froth Phase Bubble Size Measurement9
Evaluation of Dry Processing Technologies for Treating Low Grade Lateritic Iron Ore Fines9