Dr Frank Shi

Principal Research Fellow

Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre
Sustainable Minerals Institute
f.shi@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 55913

Overview

Qualifications

  • MEng, Jiangxi Inst.-Metall
  • BEng, Jiangxi Inst.-Metall
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Grants

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Shi, F N (2006). Chapter 7. Grinding mills. In Prof. Tim Napier-Munn (Ed.), Wills' Mineral Processing Technology 7th ed. (pp. 146-185) Oxford, UK: Butterworth-Heinemann.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Shi, Fengnian, Krishnan, Narayan, von der Weid, Frederic, van der Wielen, Klaas, Zuo, Weiran and Manlapig, Emmanuel (2014). A potential application of high voltage pulse technology in a gold-copper ore grinding circuit. In: Juan Yianatos, XXVIl International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2014: Conference Proceedings. XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2014, Santiago, Chile, (68-77). 20-24 October 2014.

  • Ballantyne, G. R., Shi, F., Bonfils, B. and Powell, M. S. (2014). Comparison of single particle, Bond and bed tests for fine particle ore breakage characterisation. In: Comminution '14: 9th International Comminution Symposium, Cape Town, South Africa, (). 7-10 April, 2014.

  • Shi, Feng N., Weiguo Xie and Powell, Malcolm (2014). Modelling particle size reduction in a batch grinding ball mill. In: Comminution '14: 9th International Comminution Symposium, Cape Town, South Africa, (). 7-10 April, 2014.

  • Zuo, Weiran, Shi, Fengnian and Manlapig, Emmy (2014). The effect of metalliferous grains on electrical comminution of ore. In: Juan Yianatos, XXVIl International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2014: Conference Proceedings. XXVII International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2014, Santiago, Chile, (106-115). 20-24 October 2014.

  • Parker, Tamsyn, Shi, Feng N., Evans, Catherine L. and Powell, Malcolm (2014). The effects of electrical comminution on the mineral liberation and surface chemistry of a porphyry copper ore. In: Proceedings of Process Mineralogy '14. 3rd International Symposium on Process Mineralogy (Process Mineralogy '14), Cape Town, South Africa, (). 17-19 November 2014. doi:10.1016/j.mineng.2015.03.019

  • Shi, Frank and He, Yaqun (2013). Efficiency improvements in coal-fired utilities: an overview on the APP project research outcomes. In: ACSC 2013: 10th Australian Coal Science Conference, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (). 18-19 November, 2013.

  • Shi, Feng N. (2013). Ore breakage characterisation and its applications in the mining industry. In: Wang, Yun Min, 中国矿业科技文汇. 2013年第四届中国矿业科技大会, Nanjing, China, (1-6). 30 August-3 September, 2013.

  • Shi, Frank (2013). Recent development in coal breakage characterisation. In: ACSC 2013: 10th Australian Coal Science Conference, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (). 18-19 November, 2013.

  • Shi, F., Manlapig, E. and Zuo, W. (2013). Research on electrical comminution by high voltage pulses undertaken at the JKMRC. In: Arno Kwade, Sandra Breitung-Faes and Denise Steiner, Conference Proceedings: European Symposium on Comminution & Classification. ESCC2013: 13th European Symposium on Comminution and Classification, Braunschweig, Germany, (255-258). 9-12 September, 2013.

  • Shi, Feng N., Weh, A., Manlapig, Emmanuel and Wang, Eric (2012). Recent developments in high voltage electrical comminution research and its potential applications in the mineral industry. In: Pradip (Conference President), XXVI International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2012: Conference Proceedings. XXVI International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2012, New Delhi, India, (4950-4962). 24-28 September 2012.

  • Shi, Fengnian and Kojovic, Toni (2011). Comparison of breakage characterisation methods between the JK RBT and drop weight tester. In: Major, K., Flintoff, B.C., Klein, B. and McLeod, K., SAG 2011. International Autogenous Grinding, Semiautogenous Grinding and High Pressure Grinding Rolls Technology 2011, Vancouver BC, Canada, (1-15). 25-28 September, 2011.

  • Bueno, Marcos, Niva, Erik, Henriksson, Marcus, Philips, Doug, Powell, Malcolm, Kojovic, Toni, Shi, Feng N., Durant, Braam and Plint, Neville (2011). Multi-component autogenous pilot trials. In: Major, K., Flintoff, B.C., Klein, B. and McLeod, K., SAG 2011. International Autogenous Grinding, Semiautogenous Grinding and High Pressure Grinding Rolls Technology 2011, Vancouver BC, Canada, (1-17). 25-28 September, 2011.

  • Shi, Fengnian, Mainza, A.N., Larbi-Bram, Stephen, Manlapig, Emmy and Ross, Victor (2011). Multicomponent ore breakage characterisation for Lonmin RoM mill troubleshooting. In: Major, K., Flintoff, B.C., Klein, B. and McLeod, K., SAG 2011. International Autogenous Grinding, Semiautogenous Grinding and High Pressure Grinding Rolls Technology 2011, Vancouver BC, Canada, (1-13). 25-28 September, 2011.

  • Bueno, Marcos, Powell, Malcolm, Kojovic, Toni, Worth, Jonathan, Shi, Feng N., Niva, E., Adolfsson, G., Henriksson, M., Partapuoli, A., Wikstrom, P., Tano, K. and Fredriksson, A. (2011). The dominance of the competent. In: Major, K., Flintoff, B.C., Klein, B. and McLeod, K., SAG 2011. International Autogenous Grinding, Semiautogenous Grinding and High Pressure Grinding Rolls Technology 2011, Vancouver BC, Canada, (1-20). 25-28 September, 2011.

  • Larbi-Bram, Stephen, Shi, Feng N. and Kojovic, Toni (2010). Experimental study of ore characterisation methods for AG/SAG mills. In: XXV International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2010 'Smarter processing for the future. International Mineral Processing Congress 2010, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, (929-941). 6-10 September, 2010.

  • Özer, Can, Whiten, William J., Shi, Feng N. and Dixon, T. (2010). Investigation of the classification operation in a coal pulverising vertical spindle mill. In: XXV International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2010 'Smarter processing for the future. International Mineral Processing Congress 2010, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, (1065-1076). 6-10 September, 2010.

  • Bueno, Marcos, Shi, Feng N., Kojovic, Toni and Powell, Malcolm (2010). Investigation on multicomponent semi-autogenous grinding. In: XXV International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2010 'Smarter processing for the future. International Mineral Processing Congress 2010, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, (611-618). 6-10 September, 2010.

  • Kojovic, Toni, Shi, Feng N., Larbi-Bram, Stephen and Manlapig, Emmanuel (2010). Validation of the JKMRC rotary breakage tester (JKRBT) ore breakage characterisation device. In: XXV International Mineral Processing Congress - IMPC 2010 'Smarter processing for the future. International Mineral Processing Congress 2010, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, (901-915). 6-10 September, 2010.

  • Zuo, Weiran, He, Yaqun, Shi, F. N., Jingfeng, He, Zhou, Nianxin and Wen, Baofeng (2009). Study on multi form coal impact breakage using SHI's breakage model. In: Proceedings of the 26th Annual Pittsburgh Coal Conference. 26th Annual Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Westin Convention Centre, Pittsburgh, PA, United States, (). 20-23 September 2009.

  • Kojovic, T., Shi, F. N. and Rubie, P. (2009). Supercharge your ore testing and characterisation with the JKRBT.. In: Henderson, R. and Zinck, J., Proceedings of the 41st Annual Canadian Mineral Processors Conference 2009. 41st Annual CMP Conference 2009, Ottawa, Canada, (309-328). 20-22 January 2009.

  • Shi, F., Kojovic, T., Larbi-Bram, S. and Manlapig, E. (2008). Development of a new particle breakage characterisation device – the JKRBT. In: Comminution 2008 Conference, Falmouth, UK, (). 17-20 June 2008.

  • Larson, M., Morrison, R. D., Shi, F. and Young, M. F. (2008). Improving grinding efficiency with the IsaMill. In: CSRP'08: Delivering Sustainable Solutions to the Minerals and Metals Industries: 2nd Annual Conference. Centre for Sustainable Resource Processing 2nd Annual Conference (CSRP'08), Brisbane, Australia, (39-40). 18-19 November 2008.

  • Kojovic, T., Shi, F., Larbi-Bram, S. and Manlapig, E. (2008). Julius Kruttschnitt Rotary Breakage Tester (JKRBT): Any ore, any mine.. In: MetPlant 2008, Metallurgical Plant Design and Operating Strategies, Proceedings. MetPlant 2008, Perth WA, (91-103). 18-19 August, 2008.

  • Shi, F. and Kojovic, T. (2008). Modelling of particle size effect on breakage and its application in AG/SAG simulations. In: Comminution 2008 Conference, Falmouth, UK, (). 17-20 June 2008.

  • Shi, F. N., Kojovic, T., Larbi-Bram, S. and Manlapig, E. (2008). Recent developments in ore breakage characterization. In: Wang, D. Z., Sun, C. Y., Wang, F. L., Zheng, L. C. and Han, L., Proceedings of XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress. XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress (XXIV IMPC), Beijing, China, (290-299). 24-28 September 2008.

  • Kojovic, T. and Shi, F. (2008). Update on the JKRBT (JKMRC Rotary Breakage Tester). In: CSRP'08: Delivering Sustainable Solutions to the Minerals and Metals Industries: 2nd Annual Conference. Centre for Sustainable Resource Processing 2nd Annual Conference (CSRP'08), Brisbane, Australia, (43-46). 18-19 November 2008.

  • Shi, F., Kojovic, T., Larbi-Bram, S. and Manlapig, E. (2008). Using JKRBT for ore breakage characterization. In: Crushing and Grinding Conference, IIR, Perth, Australia, (). 27-29 August 2008.

  • Shi, F. N., Lambert, S. and Daniel, M. J. (2006). A study of the effects of HPGR treating platinum ores. In: Michael Allen et.al., International Autogenous and Semi Autogenous Grinding Technology. SAG 2006, Vancouver, Canada, (154-171). 23-27 September, 2006.

  • Pease,, Anderson, G. J., Curry, D, Kazakoff,, Musa, F., Shi, F. N. and Rule, (2006). Autogenous and inert milling using the ISA mill. In: Michael Allen et.al., International Autogenous and Semi Autogenous Grinding Technology. SAG 2006, Vancouver, Canada, (231-245). 23-27 September, 2006.

  • Nott, M., Shi, F. N. and Valery, W. (2003). Fines minimisation in the comminution of phosphate rock. In: Proceedings of the Eighth Mill Operator's Conference - Evolution and Survival in the Minerals Industry. Proc 8th Mill Operator's Conf., Townsville, QLD, (19-25). 22-23 July, 2003.

  • Shi, F. N. (2002). The effects of hydrocyclone classification on slurry rheology and milling performance of industrial grinding circuits. In: Proceedings of the World Congress on Particle Technology. World Congress on Particle Technology, Sydney, Australia, (). 21-25 July 2002.

  • Esterle, J. S., Shi, F., Thornton, D. and Cocker, A. S. (2001). Modelling fragmentation from pit to plant feed. In: Proceedings of the 18th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference. 18th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Newcastle, NSW, Australia, (). December, 2001.

  • Dunglison, M. E., Napier-Munn, Timothy J. and Shi, Feng N. (1997). The rheology of ferrosilicon dense media. In: Dense Media '97. 6th Samancor Symposium on Dense Medium Separation, Broome, WA Australia, (1-16). 6-7 May 1997.

  • Napier-Munn, Timothy J., Dunglison, M. and Shi, Feng N. (1994). The rheological properties and selection of ferrosilicon dense media. In: Dense Media '94. 5th Samancor Symposium on Dense Medium Separation, Eastern Transvaal, South Africa, (1-20). 1-2 September 1994.

  • Napier-Munn, Timothy J., Shi, Feng N. and Scott, I.A. (1990). A study of medium losses at Renison Limited. In: The Fourth Samancor Symposium on Dense Media Separation. The 4th Samancor Symposium on Dense Media Separation: Dense Media 90 Australia, Cairns, QLD Australia, (1-12). 22-23 February 1990.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision