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Daniel, M.J., 2007. “Energy efficient mineral liberation using HPGR technology”. PhD thesis, University of Queensland, JKMRC, Australia.

Daniel, M.J., 2003. “HPGR Model verification and scale-up”. Masters thesis, University of Queensland, JKMRC, Australia.

Journal Papers

Daniel, M. J. & Morrell, S. (2004) HPGR Model Verification and Scale-Up, Elsevier, Minerals Engineering 17 (2004) 1149-1161, May (2004).

Conference papers

M.J. Daniel, P. Bellingan, and M. Rauscher (2016). The modelling of scrubbers and AG mills in the diamond industry and when to use them. Proceedings of the SAIMM Diamonds still Sparkling 2016 Conference, Gaborone International Convention Centre, 14–17 March 2016

M.J. Daniel, (2016), The Modelling of scrubbers and AG Mills, when to use them, Proceedings of the XXVIII International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC), Quebec City, 10th -14th September 2016, Canada

Giblett, A, and Daniel, M.J., (2016), Global Mining Standards and Guidelines for Determining Comminution Circuit Efficiency. In the conference proceedings of the 13th AusIMM Mill Operators’ Conference publication date Oct 2016 13th AusIMM Mill Operators Conference Proceedings, pp. 3-8


Daniel, M.J., 2006b. Measurement of electrical energy consumed during a Bond ball mill locked cycle test., XXIII IMPC, 3-8 September 2006, Istanbul, Turkey.

Daniel, M.J.; Lane, G.; McLean, E. (2010). Efficiency, economics, energy and emissions _ Emerging criteria for comminution circuit decision making, XXV IMPC, 6-11 September 2010, Brisbane, Australia.


Daniel, M. J. (2008) Summary of Research Outcomes of an Amira P9N. HPGR Project that Incorporated Mineralogical. Analysis, Particle Weakening and micro-cracked. HPGR Products. 2009, Proceedings of the V International Mineral Processing Seminar, Santiago, Chile, November 2008.

Daniel, M. & Bailey, C. (2009) Uses and Benefits of Laboratory-Scale HPGR Tests, Procemin 09, 2009, Proceedings of the VI International Mineral Processing Seminar, Ed Amelunxen, Kracht and Kuyvenhoven, Santiago, Chile, November 2009

Morley, C. and Daniel, M.J.(2009) HPGR Flowsheets – the Next Generation, Procemin 09, 2009, Proceedings of the VI International Mineral Processing Seminar, Ed Amelunxen, Kracht and Kuyvenhoven, Santiago, Chile, November 2009

Lane, G, Daniel, M., Dunne, R, Morrell, S and Maxton, D, 2009. HPGR application in Australia – status and future directions, Procemin 2009, Proceedings of the VI International Mineral Processing Seminar, Ed Amelunxen, Kracht and Kuyvenhoven, Santiago, Chile, November 2009, pp 179.

Mill operators and SAG conferences

Shi, F., Lambert, S., Daniel, M.J., 2006, Measurement of the effect of HPGR treating platinum ores. SAG 2006, Vancouver, 23-27 September 2006. Member

Kirsch, S. and Daniel, M. J. (2009) The Optimisation of Semi-Autogenous and Ball Mill Based Circuits for Mineral Processing by Means of Versatile and Efficient High Pressure Grinding Roll Technology. In the proceedings Tenth Mill Operators’ Conference 2009,12 -14 October 2009, Adelaide, South Australia


Daniel, M.J., 2006a. The researcher who rummaged through Bond’s toolbox., Second international JKMRC student conference, Brisbane, 7-8 March 2006.

Daniel, M.J., 2005. Particle bed compression comminution using a piston-die to predict the performance of a HPGR. Randol Perth Forum, Perth August 21-24, 2005.

Daniel, M and Lane, G, 2008. Energy efficiency processes and measurement: Ausenco’s perspective, Energy Efficiency in Mining & Minerals Increasing Energy Efficiency: Measure, Assess & Audit, 24 – 25 September, 2008.

Daniel, M.J. and Morley, C. (2010). Can diamonds go all the way with HPGR?, The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Conference proceedings “Diamonds – Source to Use 2010” March, 2010, Gaborone, Botswana,pp 201-214

Daniel, M. J. (2007) Triple pass HPGR circuit concept, CSRP’07 Delivering Sustainable Solutions to the Minerals and Metals Industries. Produced by CENTRE FOR SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE PROCESSING, 26 Dick Perry Avenue, Kensington WA 6152 Australia, 1st annual conference, 21 November 2007, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Sustainability in the Mineral and Energy Sectors

1st Edition

Sheila Devasahayam, Kim Dowling, Manoj K. Mahapatra
CRC Press 
Published September 1, 2016 
Reference - 730 Pages - 61 Color & 264 B/W Illustrations 
ISBN 9781498733021 - CAT# K26279

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