Dr Chu Yong Cheng: specialising in solvent extraction technologies

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  1. Overview
  2. Publishing History

Publishing History

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Journal papers

Zhu, Z and Cheng, C.Y., 2013. Rare earth recovery and separation from thorium in sulphate media using various techniques: a literature review. Separation Science and Technology (in press).

Zhu, Z., Pranolo, Y. and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Uranium solvent extraction and separation from vanadium in alkaline solutions. Submitted to Separation Science and Technology (accepted).

Zhang, W., Pranolo, Y., Urbani, M. and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Extraction and separation of nickel and cobalt with hydroxamic acids LIX®1104, LIX®1104SM and the mixture of LIX®1104 and Versatic 10. Hydrometallurgy, 119-120, 67-72.

Zhu, Z., Zhang, W., Pranolo, Yoko and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Separation and recovery of copper, nickel, cobalt and zinc in chloride solutions by synergistic solvent extraction. Hydrometallurgy, 127-128, 1-7.

Zhu, Z. and Cheng, C. Y., 2012. A study on zinc recovery from leach solutions using Ionquest 801, D2EHPA and their mixtures. Minerals Engineering, 39, 117-123.

Zhu, Z., Zhang, W. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. A literature review of titanium solvent extraction in chloride media. Hydrometallurgy, 105: 304-304. 

Zhu, Z. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. Solvent Extraction Technology for the Separation and Purification of Niobium and Tantalum: A Review. Hydrometallurgy, 107: 1-12. 

Das, G., Pranolo, Y., Zhu, Z., Cheng, C.Y., 2011. Production of titanium pigment from ilmenite ores by direct chloride leaching and solvent extraction. Hydrometallurgy (in press).

Wang, W., Pranolo, Y. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. Metallurgical Processes for Scandium Recovery from Various Resources: A Review. Hydrometallurgy, 108: 100-108. 

Zhang, W., Zhu, Z. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. A Literature Review of Titanium Metallurgical Processes. Hydrometallurgy, 108: 177-188. 

Cheng, C.Y., Zhu, Z. and Pranolo, Y., 2011. The development of a new DSX process for the separation of nickel and cobalt from iron and aluminium and other impurities. ALTA Ni/Co/Cu conference, Perth, Australia, May 23-25, 2011, ALTA Metallurgical Service. 

Cheng, C.Y., Barnard, K., Zhang, and Robinson, D., 2011. Synergistic Solvent Extraction of Nickel and Cobalt: A Literature Review of Recent Developments. Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange, 29: 719-754. 

Mayhew, K., McCoy, T., Jones, D., Barnard, K., Cheng, C.Y., Zhang, W. and Robinson, D., 2011. Kinetic separation of Co from Ni, Mg, Mn and Ca via synergistic solvent extraction. Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange, 29: 755-781.

Wang, W. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. Separation and purification of scandium by solvent extraction and related technologies: A review. J. of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 86: 1237-1246. 

Mayhew, K.E., McCoy, T.M., Jones, D.L., Barnard, K.R, Cheng, C.Y., Zhang, W. and Robinson, D.J., 2011. Kinetic separation of Co from Ni, Mg, Mn and Ca via synergistic solvent extraction. Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange, 29: 755-781.

Zhu, Z., Zhang, W. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. A novel synergistic solvent extraction system for separating copper from iron in strong chloride solutions and transferring it into sulphate solutions for recovery. Hydrometallurgy, 113-134: 155-159.

Pranolo, Y., Cheng, C.Y. and Zhang, W., 2010. Recovery of metals from lithium-ion leach solutions with a mixed solvent extractant system. Hydrometallurgy, 102: 37-42. 

Cheng, C.Y., Zhang, W. and Pranolo, Y., 2010. Separation of cobalt and zinc from manganese, magnesium and calcium using synergistic solvent extraction system consisting of Versatic 10 and LIX63. Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange, 28: 604-624. 

Cheng, C.Y., Boddy, G., Zhang, W., Godfrey, M., Robinson, D.J., Pranolo, Y., Zhu, Z. and Wang, W., 2010. Recovery of nickel and cobalt from laterite leach solutions using direct solvent extraction: Part 1 – selection of a synergistic SX system. Hydrometallurgy, 104: 45-52. 

Cheng, C.Y., Boddy, G., Zhang, W., Godfrey, M., Robinson, D.J., Pranolo, Y., Zhu, Z., Zeng, L. and Wang, W., 2010. Recovery of nickel and cobalt from laterite leach solutions using direct solvent extraction: Part 2 – semi   and fully   continuous tests. Hydrometallurgy, 104: 53-60. 

Zhu, Z., Pranolo, Y., Zhang, W., Wang, W. and Cheng, C.Y., 2010. Precipitation of impurities from synthetic laterite leach solutions. Hydrometallurgy, 104: 81-85. 

Zhu, Z., Pranolo, Y., Zhang, W. and Cheng, C.Y., 2010. Flowsheet for the separation of cobalt and zinc from concentrated nickel sulphate solutions with Cyanex 272. J. of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 86: 75-81 

Cheng CY, Zhang W, Pranolo Y. 2010. Separation of cobalt and zinc from manganese, magnesium and calcium using synergistic solvent extraction system consisting of Versatic 10 and LIX63. Submitted to Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange.

Pranolo Y, Cheng CY, Zhang W. 2010. Recovery of metals from lithium-ion leach solutions with a mixed solvent extractant system. In Press by Hydrometallurgy.

Zeng L, and Cheng CY. 2010. Recovery of molybdenum and vanadium from sulphuric acid leach solution of spent hydrodesulphurisation catalysts using solvent extraction. Hydrometallurgy. 101: 141-147.

Zhang W, Cheng CY, Pranolo Y. 2010. Investigation of methods for removal and recovery of manganese in hydrometallurgical processes. Hydrometallurgy. 101: 58-63.

Lee JY, Pranolo Y, Zhang W, Cheng CY. 2010. The recovery of zinc and manganese from synthetic spent-battery leach solutions by solvent extraction. Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange. 28: 73-84.

Zeng L, Cheng CY. 2009. A literature review of the recovery of molybdenum and vanadium from spent hydrodesulphurisation catalysts. Part I: Metallurgical processes. Hydrometallurgy. 98: 1-9.

Zeng L, Cheng CY. 2009. A literature review of the recovery of molybdenum and vanadium from spent hydrodesulphurisation catalysts. Part II: Separation and purification. Hydrometallurgy. 98: 10-20.

Zhang W, Cheng CY. 2007. Manganese metallurgy review. Part I: Leaching of ores/secondary materials and recovery of electrolytic and chemical manganese dioxide. Hydrometallurgy. 89: 137-159.

Zhang W, Cheng CY. 2007. Manganese metallurgy review. Part II: Manganese separation and recovery from solution. Hydrometallurgy. 89: 160-177.

Zhang W, Cheng CY. 2007. Manganese metallurgy review. Part III: Manganese control in zinc and copper electrolytes. Hydrometallurgy. 89: 178-188.

Cheng CY, 2006a. Solvent extraction of nickel and cobalt with synergistic systems consisting of carboxylic acid and aliphatic hydroxyoxime. Hydrometallurgy. 84: 109-107.

Moradkhani D, Urbani MD, Cheng CY. 2005. The separation of cadmium from zinc with a novel synergistic mixture of nonylsalicylic acid and tri-isobutylphosphine sulphide, Hydrometallurgy. 78: 129-136.

Conference papers

Kesieme, K.U., Milne, N., Aral, H., Cheng, C.Y. and Duke, M., 2012. Novel application of membrane distillation for acid and water recovery of mining waste waters. (Abstract accepted and in preparation for publication in International Mine Water Association Annual Conference, IMWA, October, 2012, Bunbury, WA, Australia).

Wang, W., Pranolo, Y., and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Recovery of scandium from red mud by selective leaching and solvent extraction. KIMGA-CSIRO Symposium, May 2012, Perth Australia.

Zhu, Z. and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. A novel synergistic solvent extraction system for separating copper from iron in strong chloride solutions and transferring it into sulphate solutions for recovery. ALTA Ni/Co/Cu conference, Perth, Australia, May 28-30, 2012, ALTA Metallurgical Service.

Zhu, Z., Pranolo, Y. and Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Recovery of uranium and separation from vanadium in alkaline solutions using solvent extraction. ALTA Ni/Co/Cu conference, Perth, Australia, May 28-30, 2012, ALTA Metallurgical Service.

Kesieme, K.U., Milne, N., Aral, H., Cheng, C.Y., 2012. Economic assessment of membrane distillation, multi effect distillation, multi stage flash and reverse osmosis for mining. Early Career Research Membrane Symposium, October 2011, Adelaide, Australia, 28.

Cheng, C.Y., Zhu, Z. and Pranolo, Y., 2011. The development of a new DSX process for the separation of nickel and cobalt from iron and aluminium and other impurities. ALTA Ni/Co/Cu conference, Perth, Australia, May 23-25, 2011, ALTA Metallurgical Service. 

Zhang, W., Hao, F., Pranolo, Y., Cheng, C.Y. and Robinson, D. J., 2011. A kinetic study of copper solvent extraction with LIX 984N using a Lewis cell. HydroCopper 2011, Vina de Mar, Chile, July, 2011. 

McCoy, T., Mayhew, K., Jones, D., Barnard, K., Cheng, C.Y., Robinson, D. and Zhang, W., 2011. Separation of Co from Ni in an impure sulphate solution, Part 1 – Extraction, Proceedings of the 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference (ISEC) 2011, Eds. F. Valenzuela L., B.A. Moyer, October 3 – 7, 201, Santiago, Chile, Chapter 2, Paper 56.

McCoy, T., Mayhew, K., Jones, D., Barnard, K., Cheng, C.Y., Robinson, D. and Zhang, W., 2011. Separation of Co from Ni in an impure sulphate solution, Part 2 – Stripping. Proceedings of the 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference (ISEC) 2011, Eds. F. Valenzuela L., B.A. Moyer, October 3 – 7, 201, Santiago, Chile, Chapter 2, Paper 57.

Zhang, W., Hao, F., Pranolo, Y., Cheng, C.Y. And Robinson, D. J., 2011. A study of copper extraction kinetics with LIX 984 using a Lewis Cell. Proceedings of the 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference (ISEC) 2011, Eds. F. Valenzuela L., B.A. Moyer, October 3 – 7, 2011, Santiago, Chile, Chapter 7, Paper 158.

Zhang, W., Pranolo, Y., Zhu, Z. and Cheng, C.Y., 2011. A study of nickel extraction kinetics with synergistic organic system consisting of LIX63, Versatic 10 and TBP using a Lewis Cell. Proceedings of the 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference (ISEC) 2011, Eds. F. Valenzuela L., B.A. Moyer, October 3 – 7, 2011, Santiago, Chile, Chapter 7, Paper 167.

Zhu, Z., Cheng, C.Y. and Zhang, W., 2011. A novel synergistic solvent extraction process for the recovery of copper, nickel, cobalt and zinc from chloride solutions. Proceedings of the 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference (ISEC) 2011, Eds. F. Valenzuela L., B.A. Moyer, October 3 – 7, 2011, Santiago, Chile, Chapter 7, Paper 169.

Cheng, C. Y., Zhu, Z., Zhang, W., 2010. A novel synergistic solvent extraction system for separating copper from iron in strong chloride solutions and transferring it into sulphate solutions for recovery. ALTA 2010 Nickel/Cobalt/Copper, May, 2010, ALTA Metallurgical Service.

Dreisinger, D., Cheng, C. Y., Zhang, W. and Pranolo, Y. 2010. Development of Boleo process flowsheet and its direct solvent extraction (DSX) circuit. Proceedings of the International Mineral Processing Conference, Brisbane Australia, September 2010, 309-317. 

Cheng, C. Y., Boddy, G., Zhang, W., Godfrey, G., Barnard, K. R., Robinson, D. J., Pranolo, Y., Zhu, Z., Wang, W., Zeng, L., Turner, N. L. and Hill, T. N., 2010. Separation of nickel and cobalt from manganese, magnesium and calcium by synergistic solvent extraction - from batch tests to pilot plant operation. Proceedings of the International Mineral Processing Conference, Brisbane Australia, September 2010, 285-297.

Cheng CY, Boddy G, Zhang W, Godfrey G, Barnard KR, Robinson DJ, Pranolo Y, Zhu Z, Wang W, Zeng L, Turner NL, Hill TN. 2010. Separation of nickel and cobalt from manganese, magnesium and calcium by synergistic solvent extraction - from batch tests to pilot plant operation. Accepted by International Mineral Processing Conference (IMPC) 2010.

Dreisinger D, Cheng CY, Zhang W, Pranolo Y. 2010. Development of Boleo process flowsheet and its direct solvent extraction (DSX) circuit. Accepted by International Mineral Processing Conference (IMPC) 2010.

Patents

Zhu, Z., Cheng, C.Y., Zhang, W., Wang W. and Pranolo, Y., 2010. A process for recovering niobium and/or tantalum using solvent extraction. Australian Provisional Patent Application No. 2010903590.

Jones, D., McCoy, T., Mayhew, K., Cheng, C.Y., Barnard, K. and Zhang, W., 2010. Solvent extraction process for separating cobalt from nickel in aqueous solution US Patent Application No. 12/784,037.

Cheng CY, Zhu Z, Zhang W. 2009. A solvent extraction process for the separation of copper from iron in chloride solutions. Australian Provisional Patent No. 2009903004.

Zhu Z, Cheng CY, Zhang W. 2009. Separation of cobalt, zinc and nickel in chloride solutions by solvent extraction. Australian Provisional Patent No. 2009901623.

Zhu Z, Cheng CY, Zhang W. 2009. Extraction of copper and /or nickel and other metals from chloride solutions by solvent extraction. Australian Provisional Patent No. 2009901624.

Cheng CY, Urbani MD, Barnard KR, Houchin M. 2008. Single extractant SX process for separating cobalt and/or nickel from impurities in leach solutions. Australian Provisional Patent Application No 2006900192.

Cheng CY, Urbani MD. 2006. Synergistic solvent extraction process. WO Patent No. 2006032097.

Cheng CY, Urbani MD. 2005. Solvent extraction process for separation cobalt and/or nickel from impurities in leach solutions. Patent Application No PCT/AU2005/000099 and Patent Publication No. WO 2005/073416 A1.

Cheng CY, Urbani MD. 2005. Solvent extraction process for separation cobalt and/or manganese from impurities in leach solutions. Patent Application No PCT/AU2005/000088 and Patent Publication No. WO 2005/073415 A1.

Cheng CY. 2002. Separation of cobalt from manganese using organophosphoric acid solvent extraction. WO Patent No 02/22898 A1.

Book chapters/sections

Cheng CY, Houchin H. 2002. Manganese separation by solvent extraction. Minerals Engineering – Some Recent Trends. Published by Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, September, 2002.

Cheng CY. 2001. Recovery of nickel and cobalt from leach solutions by solvent extraction. Non-ferrous Metals in the New Millennium. Editors: Rao RB, Rao KS, Misra VN. Allied Publishers Limited, India, 57-70.