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Payment Method: Cash Cheque CreditCard Tel: +61 (0)2 4921 6067, Fax:+61 (0)2 4921 6021 dietary Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Requirements: This Registration Form should be forwarded, together with payment, to: TUNRA Bulk Solids, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Conrad Jupiter’s Casino Callaghan NSW 2308. Tel: +61 (0)2 4921 6067, Fax: +61 (0)2 4921 6021 3rd – 5th March 2009 Email: email@example.com AN INTENSIVE SHORT COURSE IN... PRINCIPAL COURSE PRESENTERS BULK SOLIDS EMERITUS PROFESSOR Emeritus Professor Alan Roberts AM is a Professorial Fellow of the Centre for Bulk Solids & Particular Technologies, and is the Foundation Director of TUNRA HANDLING ALAN ROBERTS Bulk Solids. Professor Roberts is an Honorary Fellow AM of Engineers Australia and Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, U.K. He has received several (STORAGE, FLOW & CONVEYING) awards including: the Institution Award (Medal), Sir George Julius Medal, and A.G.M. Michell Award and Medal from the Institution of Engineers, Australia, TUNRA BULK TUNRA Bulk Solids Handling Research Associates Solids Handling Award, Institution of Mechanical SOLIDS (TBS) is built upon the strong foundations of education, research and consultancy in Bulk Solids OBJECTIVES This course provides a comprehensive Engineers U.K.; Member of the Order of Australia; HANDLING Technology, which have been in place at Newcastle introduction to the subject of Bulk Solids Centenary medal and elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. RESEARCH for over 35 years. TBS provides contract research Storage, Flow & Conveying. It demonstrates the ASSOCIATES and professional consultancy to the resource and process industries. importance of flow property measurements (TBS) and the application of this information to the PROFESSOR Professor Mark Jones is Director of the Centre for Bulk design of storage bins; interfacing with feeders Solids and Particulate Technologies and Director of MARK JONES and the design and specification of conveying TUNRA Bulk Solids. He is also the Head of the School of equipment. Engineering at the University of Newcastle. Professor Jones has been an active researcher and international consultant in the field of Bulk Solids Handling for over 20 years. He is a fellow of both the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), UK and Engineers CONTENT The content of this program is based largely Australia and was formerly Chair of the IMechE on the principles of granular mechanics; flow patterns and characteristics; strength and Bulk Materials Handling Committee. He is currently Secretary of the Australian Society for Bulk Solids FURTHER INFORMATION flow properties of bulk solids in relation to Handling. Should you require any further information hopper design; “Mass flow, “funnel-flow” and regarding the course, please contact: “expanded-flow” conditions; gravity reclaim Danielle Harris DR CRAIG Dr Craig Wheeler is a Senior Lecturer in Mechanical stockpiles in relation to determination of draw- Engineering at the University of Newcastle, Australia. TUNRA Bulk Solids WHEELER down characteristics and live capacity; analysis He worked for 10 years with BHP Billiton in Australia University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308. in a variety of engineering positions, including Ph: +61 (0)2 4921 6067 of bin wall pressures; flow rate analysis; maintenance, production and design. Since joining the Fax: +61 (0)2 4921 6021 transfer chutes; feeder selection and design; University he has worked as a Research Fellow at the Centre for Bulk Solids and Particulate Technologies, and Email: Danielle.Harris@newcastle.edu.au and feeder loads. This course will also cover as a consultant for TUNRA Bulk Solids. His particular selection criteria for mechanical conveyors and interests include belt conveying, transfer chute design design and operational considerations for belt and mechanical conveying. conveyors. DR STEPHEN Dr Stephen Wiche is the General Manager of TUNRA Bulk Solids and has been working in research and WICHE industrial consultancy for over 25 years. In addition to his experience in Bulk Solids more generally, he is a specialist in instrumentation, bin weighing systems and abrasive wear in bulk solids containers, chutes and transportation systems.