22 May 2018
22 May 2018
The Annual School of Life Science Research Day is being hosted on the 22nd May by UKZN Pietermaritzburg. Our main objectives are to provide a forum for our postgraduate students to showcase their research work to the scientific community and to allow students and staff across the KZN campuses to meet and discuss current developments in their areas of research.
08 Jul 2018
11 Jul 2018
Wirsam Scientific will be attending the South African Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SASBMB) conference, held in conjunction with the Federation of African Societies of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (FASBMB), at the North-West University (NWU) in Potchefstroom between 8 and 11 July, 2018.
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23 Jul 2018
27 Jul 2018
An introductory course covering the basic theory of XRF, with a substantial component of practical, hands-on XRF, will be held from the 23 to 27 July 2018, at Wirsam Scientific, 23 Menton Rd, Richmond Johannesburg. The workshop and practical sessions will focus on the materials and commodities being analysed at the course participants' laboratories, and sample preparation equipment and Rigaku EDXRF and WDXRF instruments will be made available at Wirsam Sci... Read More
06 Aug 2018
08 Aug 2018
The theme of this first geometallurgy conference “Back to the future” is inspired by looking both into the past and the future: the concept of Geometallurgy goes back to some of the earliest mining activities when mineral recognition, mining, separation and concentration were undertaken simultaneously. Over time, changes in operational structures, product expansion and specialisation ultimately led to the diminishment and breakdown of this holi... Read More
02 Sep 2018
07 Sep 2018
Water and nutrition, health, energy and the climate are among the most relevant global issues. Science must address them, in particular chemistry, which deals with the isolation and characterization of natural products, the discovery of novel molecular compounds and materials, the understanding of molecular and crystal structure and their influence on stability, reactivity and electronics:Chemists must have solutions of the most pertinent global issues.
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