Mr B J du Plessis

Position Senior Lecturer
Qualifications PrEng BEng(Pret) MEng (Pret)
Telephone +27-12-420 3740
Fax +27-12-420-5048
E-mail [email protected]  

Current research interests

  • Particle characterisation
  • Modelling flow through packed beds
  • Spreadsheet modelling


du Plessis BJ, Grinding control strategy for conventional grinding circuit of PMC, SAIMM, 101, 4 July 2001

Focke, W,W., Du Plessis B.J., Correlating Mixture Properties with Homogenous Multivariate Scheffe Polynomials and Pade Approximants, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.; (Article); 2004; 43(26); 8369-8377

C.J.R. Verbeek and B.J.G.W. du Plessis, Density and flexural strength of phosphogypsum–polymer composites, Construction and Building MaterialsVolume 19, Issue 4May 2005Pages 265-274
Du Plessis BJ, de Villiers GH, The Application of the Taguchi method in the evaluation of Mechanical Flotation in Waste Activated Sludge Thickening, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, May 2007 , 50(1), 202 - 210
BJ du Plessis, Using spreadsheets as curve fitting tools, Chemical Engineering, May 2007, 66-69

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