Comparison of different 2D image analysis measurement techniques for the shape of talc particles produced by different media milling

ULUSOY U., Kursun I.

MINERALS ENGINEERING, vol.24, no.2, pp.91-97, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.mineng.2010.05.011
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.91-97
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Talc, which is an extremely versatile industrial mineral, has found increasing number of uses in various industries such as paint, paper, plastic, ceramic and cosmetic. As it is well known, the particle shape is one of the main properties affecting the behavior and properties of mineral particles, especially for the bubble-particle attachment in flotation.