Chloride Metallurgy

3-day short course: July 19, 21, 23, 2021

Course description 

The course will cover fundamentals involved in chloride metallurgy, processing of sulfide concentrates and ores in reactor and heap leaching, extraction of rare earth elements in chloride media, electrolysis of molten salts, electrometallurgy in aqueous chloride media, reagent regeneration, and materials of construction. 

Intended audience

  • Metal producers
  • Equipment suppliers
  • Engineering firms
  • Test laboratories
  • Academia


  • To be announced

Course organizer: Wenying Liu, University of British Columbia

Schedule (all times are EST):