Professor Jennifer Broadhurst

Minerals to Metals and Future Water, University of Cape Town

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Associate Professor Jennifer Broadhurst is a registered Natural Scientist with an MSc in inorganic chemistry (University of Port Elizabeth, 1987) and a PhD from the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cape Town (2007). Jenny has 30 years research and development experience in the field of minerals beneficiation, with a particular focus on the environmental challenges and issues peculiar to the industry. A specific area of specialisation pertains to the management of wastes and water-related impacts and the mitigation thereof. She served as a principal research metallurgist with Billiton SA Ltd and as a private consultant to the mining industry, before joining the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cape Town, where she is currently the deputy director of the Minerals to Metals Initiative and a group leader of the Future Water Institute. She is passionate about building a sustainable platform for Africa through mining and minerals, and educating the next generation of research and industry leaders in this regard.


by M. Becker, N. Dyantyi, J.L. Broadhurst, Susan T.L. Harrison, J.-P. Franzidis
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2015.06.015, published: 1 September 2015
by J.L. Broadhurst, M.C. Kunene, H. von Blottnitz, J.-P. Franzidis
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2014.10.013, published: 1 May 2015
by N.A. Meyer, J.U. Vögeli, M. Becker, J.L. Broadhurst, D.L. Reid, J.-P. Franzidis
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2013.10.014, published: 1 May 2014
by T. Chimbganda, M. Becker, J.L. Broadhurst, S.T.L. Harrison, J.-P. Franzidis
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2013.03.031, published: 1 June 2013
by C. Kazadi Mbamba, S.T.L. Harrison, J.-P. Franzidis, J.L. Broadhurst, C. Kazadi Mbamba, S.T.L. Harrison
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2012.02.001, published: 1 March 2012
by A.H. Hesketh, J.L. Broadhurst, S.T.L. Harrison, S.T.L. Harrison
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2009.09.020, published: 1 February 2010
by J.L. Broadhurst, J.G. Petrie
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2009.09.008, published: 1 February 2010
by Y. Hansen, J.L. Broadhurst, J.G. Petrie
doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2007.10.006, published: 1 March 2008
by J.L. Broadhurst
doi: 10.1016/0892-6875(94)90031-0, published: 1 August 1994
by J.L. Broadhurst, J.G.H. du Perez
doi: 10.1016/0304-386x(93)90045-f, published: 1 April 1993