GERRI blends competences together in an interdisciplinary manner. This links the various interfaces along the value chain of mineral and metal-containing materials, enabling technically sound and sustainable operations.
FAME - a HORIZON 2020 R&I project - united expertise of researchers from seven countries to optimize existing and to develop new technologies for processing complex Sn, W, Li - Greisen, Skarn and Pegmatite ores. FAME substantially contributed to valorise the Saxon Sn, In, Zn Tellerhäuser deposit. This Regional closure conference introduces into the research work including that of a merger with BMBF funded AFK project setting up a pilot plant for the production of a marketable tin concentrate for local smelters.
On 11 October 2018 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Stelter was elected concordantly to chairman of the GDMB Society of Metallurgists and Miners. Prof. Stelter is one of the GERRI executive board members and director of the Institute for Nonferrous Metallurgy and Purest Materials of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg. The election took place at the general assembly in Goslar. Until now, Prof. Stelter was a member of the presiding committee and an acting chairman of GDMB.