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Center for Advanced Separation Technologies

Our Mission
CAST brings together multidisciplinary expertise to solve various problems facing the U.S. mining industry. Specifically, the objectives of the center are:
  • To study the basic science and technology of solid-solid and solid-liquid separations, including those that are important to the mining and minerals processing industries.
  • To provide the enabling science that will permit the economic recovery of mineral resources from various waste sources

Contact Us

 445 Old Turner Street, 311 Holden Hall.

Aaron Noble, Associate Director 

Jean Woods, Project Manager