Publications and Awards

Publications

IBC personnel regularly attend and present papers at conferences worldwide. In these papers, IBC’s technologies and their application to selective separations are described.

Copies of the papers can be obtained by contacting IBC.

2017

17-1 Izatt, R.M., Izatt, S.R., Izatt, N.E., Krakowiak, K.E., and Bruening, R.L., Green Chemistry Molecular Recognition Processes Applied to Metal Separations in Ore Beneficiation, Element Recycling, Metal Remedation, and Elemental Analysis. in Beach, E.S. and Kundu, S., (Eds.) Handbook of Green Chemistry Volume 12 – Tools for Green Chemistry. (Anastas, P.T., (Ed). Handbook of Green Chemistry Series.) Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Gremany, in Press.

2016

16-1 R.M Izatt, Military Success, Rare Metals and the Periodic Table: How the Millitary came to Love Rare Earth and Other Technology Metals, January 28, 2016, http://investorintel.com/technology-metals-intel/military-success-rare-metals-and-the-periodic-table/, Accessed May 9, 2016.

16-2 Izatt, S.R.; McKenzie, J.S.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Izatt, R.M., Molecular Recognition Technology: A Green Chemistry Process for Separation of Individual Rare Earth Metals, White Paper, February 20, 2016. http://ucore.com/academic-papers. Accessed May 9, 2016.

16-3 Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Holmes, R.G.G.; Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, R.M.; Izatt, N.E., Demonstration of SuperLig® 605 and SuperLig® 644 in a Regeneration Flow Sheet to Remove Radioactive Strontium and Cesium from Seawater, Waste Management (WM) 2016 Conference, March 6-10, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona.

16-4 Izatt, S.R., SuperLig® and the Future of Technology Metals Separation, 5th Annual Cleantech and Technology Metals Summit, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 10-11, 2016.

16-5 R.M Izatt, Precious Metals: A Resource Worth Recycling, May 31, 2016, http://investorintel.com/technology-metals-intel/precious-metals-a-resource-worth-recycling/#comment-540330.

16-6 Xiaotang, H.; Xilong, W.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., Processing of Spent Automotive Catalysts Using SuperLig® Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Products, International Precious Metals Institute, 40th Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona. June 11-14, 2016.

16-7 Izatt, R.M., Thermodynamics, Green Chemistry, and Metal Separations: Looking into the 21st Century, The 71st Calorimetry Conference, Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii, July 31-August 4, 2016.

16-8 Izatt, R.M.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Furusho, Y., Application of Molecular Recognition Technology Green Chemistry Processes in Extractive Metallurgy, Metal Extraction, and Chemical Analysis. In Raghavan, R., Extractive Metallurgy of Non-ferrous Metals, Vijay Nicole Imprints Private Limited, Chennai 600091, India. 2016. ISBN: 978-81-8209-440-6.

16-9 Izatt, R.M.; Oscarson, J.L., Binding Constants and Related Thermodynamic Quantities: Significance to Supramolecular Chemistry. In J. Atwood; G. Gokel, (Eds.) Comprehensive Supramolecular Chemistry II, Oxford, U.K., Elsevier, 2016, In Press.

16-10 R.M Izatt (Ed.)., Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry: How Izatt-Christensen Award Winners Shaped the Field, Oxford, U.K.: Wiley, 2016, In Press.

16-11 Izatt, R.M.; Bradshaw, J.S.; Izatt, S.R.; Harrison, R.G., The Izatt-Christensen Award in Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry: A Twenty-five Year History (1991-2016). In R.M. Izatt (Ed.), Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry: How Izatt-Christensen Award Winners Shaped the Field,, Oxford, U.K.: Wiley. In Press.

16-12 R.M. Izatt (Ed.), Metal Sustainability: Global Challenges, Consequences, and Prospects, Wiley, Oxford, U.K., 2016, In Press.

16-13 Izatt, R.M.; Hageluken, C.,Recycling and Sustainable Utilization of Precious and Specialty Metals, In R.M. Izatt (Ed.), Metal Sustainability: Global Challenges, Consequences, and Prospects,, Wiley, Oxford, U.K., 2016, In Press.

16-14 Furusho, Y.; Rahman, I.M.M.; Hasegawa, H.; Izatt, N.E.,Application of Molecular Recognition Technology to Green Chemistry Analytical Determinations of Metals in Metallurgical, Environmental, Waste, and Radiochemical Samples. In R.M. Izatt (Ed.), Metal Sustainability: Global Challenges, Consequences, and Prospects,, Wiley, Oxford, U.K., 2016, In Press.

16-15 Izatt, S.R.; McKenzie, J.S.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, R.M.; Izatt, N.E.; Krakowiak, K.E.,Selective Recovery of Platinum Group Metals and Rare Earth Metals from Complex Matrices using a Green Chemistry-Molecular Recognition Technology Approach. In R.M. Izatt (Ed.), Metal Sustainability: Global Challenges, Consequences, and Prospects,, Wiley, Oxford, U.K., 2016, In Press.

2015

15-1 Izatt, R.M., Recovering Metals from Electronic Wastes, Chemical Engineering Progress, 2015, January, pp. 48-54.

15-2 Izatt, R.M., Izatt, S.R., Izatt, N.E., Krakowiak, K.E., Bruening, R.L., Navarro, L., Industrial Applications of Molecular Recognition Technology to Separations of Platinum Group Metals and Selective Removal of Metal Impurities from Process Streams, Green Chemistry, 2015, 17, 2236-2245.

2014

14-1 Izatt, R.M.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Moyer, B.A., Challenges to Achievement of Metal Sustainability in Our High-Tech Society, Chemical Society Reviews, 2014, 43, 2451-2475.

14-2 Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., Molecular Recognition Processes Applicable to the Recovery of Specialty and Toxic Metals in Processing of Base Metal Ores, ALTA 2014 Nickel-Cobalt-Copper, Uranium-REE and Gold-Precious Metals Conference, Perth, Australia, May 23 –31 , 2014.

14-3 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.;, Izatt, N.E., Green Chemistry Approach to Platinum Group Metals Refining, International Precious Metals Institute 38th Annual Conference, Orlando, Florida, June 7-10 , 2014.

14-4 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Selective Separations in the Metals Industry, Hydro 2014 Hydrometallurgy Conference, Victoria BC, Canada, June 22-25, 2014.

14-5 Izatt, R.M., Metal Sustainability: Global Challenges, Consequences, and Prospects, The 69th Calorimetry Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico, July 6-10, 2014.

14-6 Izatt, R.M., Challenges to Achievement of Sustainability in Metal Cycles, 248th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, California, August 10-14, 2014.

14-7 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., Recovery of Mercury from Sulfuric Acid to Sub-mg/L Concentration Levels Using Molecular Recognition Technology, Sulfur 2014, Paris, France, November 3-6, 2014.

2013

13-1 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Furusho, Y.; Miyabayashi, T.; Ono, M.; Kitade, T.; Kamimura, K.; Yamamoto, T., Analysis of Precious Metals by Solid Phase Extraction using Highly Selective Molecular Recognition Resins, International Precious Metals Institute 37th Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, June 22-25, 2013.

13-2 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., Production of High Purity Metals using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT), European Metallurgical Conference 2013, Weimar, Germany, June 23-25, 2013.

13-3 Navarro, L.; Morris, T.; Read, W.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., Control of Bismuth in Tank House Electrolytes at the Asarco Refinery, Copper 2013 International Conference, Santiago, Chile, December 1-4, 2013.

13-4 Izatt, R.M.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Moyer, B.A., Challenges to Achievement of Metal Sustainability in our High-tech Society, Chem. Soc. Rev., Submitted 2013-5-26.

2012

12-1 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Some Applications of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) to the Mining Industry, TMS2012, Orlando, Florida, March 11-15, 2012.

12-2 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., Use of Molecular Recognition Technology to Achieve High Purity Cobalt, Nickel and Copper, ALTA Nickel-Cobalt-Copper, Uranium & Gold Conference, Perth, Australia, May 26 – June 2, 2012.

12-3 Izatt, S.R.; Tange, J.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Sustainable Recycling of Precious Metals, International Precious Metals Institute, 36th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 9-12, 2012.

12-4 Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., Green Procedure for the Selective Recovery of Precious, Specialty, and Toxic Metals from Electronic Wastes, Electronics Goes Green 2012+, Berlin, Germany, September 9-12, 2012.

12-5 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., Molecular Recognition Technology Separations of Metallurgical Interest, IEX 2012, Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 19-21, 2012.

12-6 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., Separation and Purification of Rare Earth Metals using Molecular Recognition Technology, 51st Annual Conference of Metallurgists, COM 2012, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, September 30 – October 3, 2012.

12-7 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Processing, Recovery, and Analysis of Precious Metals using Molecular Recognition Technology, 5th International Precious Metal Conference, Kunming, China, October 15-19, 2012.

12-8 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Metals Separations and Recovery in the Mining Industry, JOM, 2012, Vol. 64, No. 11, pg. 1279-1284.

2011

11-1 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., Clean Selective Separations Technology for the Copper Industry, Clean Mining Conference 2011, Santiago, Chile, April 10-12, 2011.

11-2 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., Selective Separations in the Cobalt, Uranium and Sulfuric Acid Industries, Alta, Perth, Australia, May 23-28, 2011.

11-3 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., Processing of Gold and Other Precious Metals Using Molecular Recognition Technology, International Precious Metals Institute 35th Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, June 11-14, 2011.

11-4 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., Selective Separations of Cobalt, Uranium, Zinc, Nickel, and Associated Contaminants from Various Process Streams, The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Base Metals, Phaloborwa, South Africa, July 18-20, 2011.

11-5 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., Selective Separations of Gold and Contaminants from Various Gold and Silver Process Streams, World Gold Conference/COM 2011, Montreal, Canada, October 2-5, 2011.

11-6 Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., Novel Environmentally Friendly Method for Selective Metal Recovery from Electronic and Low-Level Wastes,ICRM, Kottayam, India, August 5-7, 2011; submitted for publication to Apple Academic Press, October 13, 2011.

11-7 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E., Applications of MRT to Separations of Interest in Metal Recycling from Low-Level Waste Streams and Electronic Wastes, Fray International Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, November 27-December 1, 2011.

2010

10-1 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Update on the Application of MRT to Separations in the Copper and Cobalt Industries,” ALTA 2010 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 24-29, 2010.

10-2 Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Review of Applications of SuperLig® Molecular Recognition Technology Products for the Gold Industry,” ALTA 2010 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 24-29, 2010.

10-3 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “MRT Use in Copper Refining: Bismuth Removal from Copper Electrolyte Solutions,” Proceedings of Copper 2010 Conference, Hamburg, Germany, June 6-10, 2010.

10-4 Izatt, S.R.; Mansur, D.M.; Hughes, T.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E., “Sustainable Recovery of Precious and Minor Metals from Low-Grade Resources,” International Precious Metals Institute, 34th Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ, June 12-13, 2010.

10-5 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Update on the Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) to Separations of Interest in the Nickel and Cobalt Industry,” Nickel Processing, Precious Metals Conference, Falmouth, U.K. June 15-18, 2010.

10-6 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “The Battery Market Outlook & Status of Key Minor Metals,” 2010 Minor Metals Industry Development Forum, Guangzhou, China, July 8-9, 2010.

10-7 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L, “Metal Separations of Interest to the Chinese Metallurgical Industry,” 6th International Conference on Rare Earths, Beijing, China, August 2-6, 2010. Journal of Rare Earths, submitted for publication, July 2010.

10-8 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B., “Potential Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for Extraction and Recovery of Rhenium and Molybdenum from Uranium Liquors,” Uranium 2010: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Uranium, 40th Annual Hydrometallurgy Meeting, Lamb, E.K., et al., Eds., The Metallurgical Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum, Vol. 1, pp. 519-529, Saskatoon, Canada, August 15-18, 2010.

10-9 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Update on the Application of MRT to Separations of Interest in the Zinc Industry,” 49th Conference of Metallurgists, COM 2010, held in conjunction with Lead-Zinc 2010, Vancouver, Canada, October 2-6, 2010.

10-10 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Achievements of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Hydrometallurgy of Non-Ferrous Metals,” Russian Journal of Non- Ferrous Metals, Submitted for publication, March 29, 2010.

10-11 Hasegawa, H.; Rahman, I.M.M.; Kinoshita, S.; Maki, T.; Furusho, Y., “Non-Destructive Separation of Metal Ions from Wastewater Containing Excess Aminopolycarboxylate Chelant in Solution with an Ion-Selective Immobilized Macrocyclic Material,” Chemosphere: Science for Environmental Technology, 2010, 79, 193-198.

10-12 Dulanská, S; Remenec, B.; Mátel, L.; Galanda, D., “The Selective Separation of Pu Isotopes Using Molecular Recognition Technology Product AnaLig®Pu02 Gel and Extraction Chromatography TRU® Resin,” Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, March 2011, Vol. 287 (3).

2009

09-1 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Nuclear Power Cycle: From Uranium Mining and Refining to Power Plant Waste Separation and Recovery, as well as Element Analysis and Isotope Purification,” WM (Waste Management) 2009 Conference, Phoenix, AZ, March 1-5, 2009.

09-2 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Commercial Production of High Purity Cobalt,” Cobalt Development Institute, Cobalt Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, May 13-14, 2009.

09-3 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Purification of Cobalt Process and Electrowinning Streams,” ALTA 2009 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 25-30, 2009.

09-4 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Bismuth Removal in Copper Electrolytic Refining Operations Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” ALTA 2009 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 25-30, 2009.

09-5 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for the Efficient Recovery and Purification of Uranium in Mine Process and Waste Streams,” U2009 Global Uranium Symposium, Keystone, CO, June 6-10, 2009.

09-6 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “A Commercial Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Process for the Recovery and Purification of Rhodium from a Complex Refinery Feed Stream,” International Precious Metals Institute 33rd Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, June 13-16, 2009.

09-7 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “An Update On the Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for Ni/Cu/Co Hydrometallurgical Process Separations and for the Purification of Cobalt Streams,” Fifth Southern African Base Metals Conference, Kasane, Botswana, July 27-31, 2009. Base Metals Conference, Symposium Series S56, Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy: Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa, 2009, pp. 323-340.

09-8 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “New Applications of AnaLig® for Solid Phase Extraction,” 238th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, D.C., August 16-20, 2009.

09-9 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “An Update on the Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) to Cobalt Separation and Purification in Primary and Secondary Process Streams,” 48th Annual Conference of Metallurgists, Nickel and Cobalt 2009, Sudbury, Canada, August 23-26, 2009.

09-10 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “The Current Situation and Prospects for the Global Rechargeable Battery Market,”2009 China International Nickel & Cobalt Industry Forum, Guangzhou, China, November 16-18, 2009.

09-11 Noguchi, O.; Oshima, M.; Motomizu, S., “Enrichment with Air-Sandwiched Method of On-Line
Collection/Concentration Using Chelating Resin and Simultaneous Determination of Trace Elements by Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry,”
Talanta, 2009, 78, 1235-1239.

2008

08-1 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., “An Update on the Application of Environmentally Friendly Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for Separations in the Mining Industry,” Clean Technologies for the World Mining Industry, 8th International Conference, Santiago, Chile, April 13-16, 2008.

08-2 Furusho, A.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Motomizu, S., “Use of AnaLig® Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Products for Analysis of Platinum Group Metals,” International Precious Metals Institute, 32nd Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ June 7-10, 2008.

08-3 Gutekunst, G.; Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “The Commercial Application of SuperLig® Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Products to Recycling of Potassium Gold Cyanide from Spent Gold Plating Solutions,” International Precious Metals Institute, 32nd Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ June 7-10, 2008.

08-4 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for Removal of Impurities from Cobalt Feed Streams in the Production of High Purity Cobalt and Cobalt Chemicals,” ALTA 2008 Conference, Perth, Australia, June 16-21, 2008.

08-5 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for Removal of Uranium and Other Significant Impurities Such as Iron and Copper from Uranium Solution Matrices,” ALTA 2008 Conference, Perth, Australia, June 16-21, 2008.

08-6 Belanger, S.; Malone, M.; Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “Selective Removal of Nickel from Cadmium and Zinc-Rich Sulphate Electrolyte in the Zinc Industry,” Hydrometallurgy 2008: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium, Young, C.A., et al., Eds., Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc. (SME), pp. 243-347, Phoenix, AZ, August 7-8, 2008.

08-7 Izatt, S.R., “Using Environmentally Friendly Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for the Recovery and Recycling of Minor and Rare Earth Metals from Primary and Secondary Effluent, Recycle, and Waste Streams,” Minor Metals and Rare Earths 2008 Conference, Hong Kong, China, September 3-5, 2008.

08-8 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “Commercial Precious Metal Separation, Recovery and Purification Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” Bio-Minera y Tratamiento de Efluentes en Industria, Universidad Catolica de Santa Maria, Programa Profesional de Ingenieria Biotechnologia, Arequipa, Peru, November 17-19, 2008.

08-9 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Treatment of Aqueous Streams for Effluent Control, and in the Efficient Use of Water Supplies in the Mining Industries,” Bio-Minera y Tratamiento de Efluentes en Industria, Universidad Catolica de Santa Maria, Programa Profesional de Ingenieria Biotechnologia, Arequipa, Peru, November 17-19, 2008.

08-10 Izatt, S.R., invited article, “Innovative Separations in Precious Metals Mining and Refining,” The Australian Journal of Mining, September/October 2008, 21, (No. 215), 63-64.

08-11 Kinoshita, S.; Hasegawa, H.; Iwasa, T.; Saitou, K.; Okumura, C.; Maki, T.; Ueda, K., “Determination of Dissolved Iron in the Presence of Organic Ligands Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Products,” Journal of Ecotechnology Research, 2008, 14, 1-4.

08-12 Hattori, M.; Takaku, Y.; Shimamura, T., “Novel Rapid Separation of Lead Using Highly Selective Resin for Measurement of Precise Lead Isotope Ratio and Its Application to Geochemical Reference Samples,” Bunseki Kagaku, 2008, 57, 113-121.

2007

07-1 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B., “A New Source of Bismuth Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” International Minor Metals Conference, Tallin, Estonia, April 25–27, 2007.

07-2 Kiggala, P.; Silungwe, A.; Saungweme, S.; Mugabi, M.; Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., “Environmentally Friendly Processing and Purification of Cobalt at Kasese Cobalt Company Limited (KCCL) Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” ALTA 2007 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 21–26, 2007.

07-3 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) to Refining of Platinum and Ruthenium,” International Precious Metals Institute, 31st Annual Conference, Miami, FL, June 9–12, 2007.

07-4 van Deventer, J.B.; du Preez, R.; Scott, S.; Izatt, S.R., “Cadmium Removal from Cobalt Electrolyte,” Fourth Southern African Base Metals Conference, Swakopmund, Namibia, July 23-27, 2007. Africa’s Base Metal Resurgence, Symposium Series S47, Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy: Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa, 2007, pp. 377-392.

07-5 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., “An Update of Recent Applications of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Copper Industry,” Cu 2007, 6th International Copper/Cobre Conference, Toronto, Canada, August 25–30, 2007.

07-6 Izatt, N.E., “The Application of MRT to the Purification of Major Base Metal Streams (Cu, Co, Zn) and the Recovery of Rare and Special Metals for Value (In, Ge, Bi, Sb, Ni, B, Ga, Pb, Cd, Re, Hg) from Primary and Secondary Metal Streams,” Resources and Environment Seminar, Tokyo, Japan, September 25, 2007.

07-7 Izatt, R.M., “Applications of MRT for Precious Metals,” Resources and Environment Seminar, Tokyo, Japan, September 25, 2007.

07-8 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “Examples of Novel Commercial Precious Metal Separations and Recovery Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” Symposium on Precious Metals Processing: Advances in Primary and Secondary Operations, Sponsored by SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration), TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society), and IPMI (International Precious Metals Institute), Tucson, AZ, October 3–6, 2007.

07-9 Izatt, R.M., “Charles J. Pedersen: Innovator in Macrocyclic Chemistry and Co-Recipient of the 1987 Nobel Prize in Chemistry,” Chemical Society Reviews, 2007, 36, 143-147.

2006

06-1 Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L., “Recent Advances in the Application of MRT to Nickel and Cobalt Separations from Primary and Secondary Process Streams,” ALTA 2006 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 15-17, 2006.

06-2 Kim, D.; Wang, S.; Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “A New MRT Application for Bismuth Removal and Recovery,” ALTA 2006 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 15-17, 2006.

06-3 Black, W.H.; Izatt, S.R.; Dale, J.B.; Bruening, R.L., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) in the Palladium Refining Process at Impala and Other Selected Applications,” International Precious Metals Institute, 30th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 10–13, 2006.

06-4 Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., “Extraction and Recovery of Indium and Germanium from Primary and Secondary Hydrometallurgical Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” 2006 Sohn International Symposium on Advanced Processing of Metals and Minerals: Principles, Technologies and Industrial Practice, TMS (The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society), San Diego, CA, August 27-31, 2006.

06-5 Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., “The Application of Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) for the Selective Extraction and Recovery of Iron from Hydrometallurgical and Chemical Process Streams,” Third International Symposium on Iron Control in Hydrometallurgy, COM 2006 Conference, Montreal, Canada, October 1–4, 2006.

06-6 Izatt, S.R., Mansur, D.M., “Environmentally Friendly Recovery of Precious Metals from Spent Catalysts,” International Precious Metals Institute Petroleum Seminar, Houston, TX, November 13–14, 2006.

06-7 Sabarudin, A.; Lenghor, N.; Liping, Y.; Furusho, Y.; Motomizu, S., “Automated Online Preconcentration System for the Determination of Trace Amounts of Lead Using Pb-Selective Resin and Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry,” Spectroscopy Letters, 2006, 39, 669-682.

06-8 Rememec, B., “The Selective Separation of 90Sr and 99Tc in Nuclear Waste Using Molecular Recognition Technology Products,” Czechoslovak Journal of Physics, 2006, 56, Supplement D, D645- D651.

06-9 Rao, S.R., Resource Recovery and Recycling from Metallurgical Wastes,Chapter 12: Emerging New Technologies, 12.3 Molecular Recognition Technology, Waste Management Series, Vol. 7, Elsevier, New York, N.Y., 2006, pp. 492-494.

2005

05-1 Hur, K.S.; Song, Y.S.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, N.E., “Commercial MRT Bismuth Removal Plant at LS- Nikko Copper Inc. Refinery,” European Metallurgical Conference 2005, Dresden, Germany, September 18-21, 2005. Proceedings of the European Metallurgical Conference,GDMB Medienverlag, Clasthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, 2005, pp.139-152.

05-2 Izatt, R.M.; Pawlak, K.; Bradshaw, J.S., “Contributions of the International Symposium on Macrocyclic Chemistry to the Development of Macrocyclic Chemistry,” In Macrocyclic Chemistry: Current and Future Perspectives, Gloe, K., Ed., Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2005, Chapter 1, pp. 1-14.

2003

03-1 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak K.E.; Izatt, R.M., “The Selective Separations of Anions and Cations in Nuclear Waste using Commercially Available Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Products,” WM (Waste Management) 2003 Conference, Tucson, AZ, February 23-27, 2003.

03-2 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B., “Extraction and Recovery of Mercury from Concentrated Sulfuric Acid Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” 132nd Annual Meeting, TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society), San Diego, CA, March 2-6, 2003. EPD Congress 2003, Schlesinger, M.E., Ed., TMS, Warrendale, PA, 2003, pp. 135-145.

03-3 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Separation, Extraction, and Refining of Cobalt and Nickel from Base Metal Feed Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” ALTA 2003 Conference, Perth, Australia, May 19-24, 2003.

03-4 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Precious Metals Refining Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” International Precious Metals Institute, 27th Annual Conference, Dorado, Puerto Rico, June 14–17, 2003.

03-5 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “New Potential Applications for Molecular Recognition Technology,” Lappeenranta University of Technology, Centre for Separation Technology, 6th CST Workshop in Separation Technology in Organic Fine Chemicals and in Bioprocess Industry, Lappeenranta, Finland, August 14-15, 2003.

03-6 Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., “Commercial Separations in the Copper Industry Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” COM (Conference of Metallurgists) 2003, Vancouver, Canada, August 24-27, 2003.

03-7 Bruening, R.L.; Dale, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R., “Selective Extraction And Recovery of Gold, Copper, and Other Base Metals from Mine Leach Cyanide Solutions Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” International Conference on the Science, Technology, and Industrial Applications of Gold, 2003, Vancouver, Canada, September 28–October 1, 2003.

03-8 Izatt, S.R.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B., “A Review of Available Flowsheet Options Incorporating Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Separation Systems Now Available to the Copper Industry, with Emphasis on Value Recovery from Process, By-product, Waste and Environmental Streams,” 5th International Copper/Cobre Conference, Santiago, Chile, November 30- December 3, 2003.

03-9 U.S. Department of Defense, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP), “Removal, Separation, and Recovery of Heavy Metals from Industrial Wastestreams Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” ESTCP Cost and Performance Report CP-9805, January, 2003.

2002

02-1 Izatt, S.R., invited presentation, “Current Use and New Potential Applications for Molecular Recognition Technology in Hydrometallurgy,” Lappeenranta University of Technology, Centre for Separation Technology, 5th CST Workshop in Separation Technologies for Mining and Metallurgy, Lappeenranta, Finland, August 5-6, 2002.

02-2 Redd, J.T.; Bradshaw, J.S.; Izatt, R.M., “Organic Macrocycles,” In Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology, Academic Press, 2002, Vol. 11, pp. 517-527.

2001

01-1 van Tonder, G.J.; Cilliers, P.J.; Vegter, E.M.N.; Klue, R.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., “Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) Pilot Plant at the Zincor of South Africa Electrolytic Zinc Refinery, Removing Cobalt and Nickel from the Main Purification Impure Solution Stream Without Using Arsenic Trioxide,” Cu, Co, Ni, and Zn Recovery Conference, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, July 16-18, 2001.

01-2 van Tonder, D.; Cilliers, P.J.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L., “Extraction and Recovery of Cobalt and Copper from Various Hydrometallurgical Feed Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” Cu, Co, Ni, and Zn Recovery Conference, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, July 16-18, 2001.

01-3 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Izatt, R.M.; Bradshaw, J.S., “Nonchromatographic Solid-phase Purification of Enantiomers,” In Chiral Separation Techniques. A Practical Approach, ` Subramanian, G., Ed.; Wiley-VCH: New York, N.Y., 2001, Chapter 8, pp. 203-218.

01-4 Izatt, R.M.; Bradshaw, J.S., “Selective Ion Separations Using Solid Phase Extraction Procedure,” In Chromatography-A Century of Discovery 1900-2000: The Bridge to the Sciences/Technology, Gehrke, C.W; Wixom, R.L.; Bayer, E., Eds., Elsevier: New York, N.Y., 2001, pp. 257-263.

2000

00-1 Amos, G.; Hopkins, W.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Dale, J.B.; Krakowiak, K.E., “Extraction, Recovery, and Recycling of Metals from Effluents, Electrolytes, and Product Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” Plenary Lecture, V International Conference on Clean Technologies for the Mining Industry, Santiago, Chile, May 9-13, 2000. Environmental Improvements in Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, Vol. 2, Sánchez, M.A.; Vergara, F.; Castro, S.H., Eds., University of Concepción, Chile, 2000, pp. 1-16.

00-2 Ezawa, N.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, M.L.; Dale, J.B., “Extraction and Recovery of Precious Metals from Plating Solutions Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” Congress 2000-Materials for the 21st Century, Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK, April 12-14, 2000. Transactions of the Institute of Metal Finishing, 2000, Vol. 78, Part 6, 238-242.

00-3 Ichiishi, S.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R. L.; Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, M.L.; Dale, J.B.; “A Commercial MRT Process for the Recovery and Purification of Rhodium from a Refinery Feedstream Containing Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) and Base Metal Contaminants,” International Precious Metals Institute, 24th Annual Conference, Williamsburg, VA, June 11-14, 2000.

00-4 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Cilliers, P.J., “Extraction and Recovery of Cobalt and Copper from Various Hydrometallurgical Feed Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT),” Randol 6th Annual Copper Hydromet Roundtable 2000, Tucson, AZ, September 5-8, 2000.

00-5 Izatt, S.R.; Bruening, R.L.; Izatt, N.E.; Dale, J.B.; Cilliers, P.J.; Winnig, D.; Moore,J.; Murray, S., “Extraction and Recovery of Cobalt and Copper from Various Hydrometallurgical Feed Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT) and Bismuth Control at the Port Kembla Refinery Using MRT,” ALTA 2000 SX/IX Conference, Adelaide, Australia, October 2-5, 2000.

00-6 Robinson, R.; Cilliers, P.J.; Izatt, N.E.; Izatt, S.R.; Bruening,R.L.; Dale, J.B., “Extraction and Recovery of Mercury from Concentrated Sulfuric Acid Streams Using Molecular Recognition Technology,” Sulphur 2000 Conference, San Francisco, CA, October 29-November 1, 2000.

00-7 Bradshaw, J.S.; Izatt, R.M.; Savage, P.B.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E., “The Design of Ion Selective Macrocycles and the Solid-Phase Extraction of Ions Using Molecular Recognition Technology: A Synopsis,” Supramolecular Chemistry, 2000, 12, 23-26.
00-8 Bradshaw, J.S., “Biography: Reed M. Izatt,” Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2000, 39, 3403-3404.

00-9 Izatt, N.E.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Izatt, S.R., “Contributions of Professor Reed M. Izatt to Molecular Recognition Technology: From Laboratory to Commercial Application,” Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2000, 39, 3405-3411.

1999

99-01 Goken, G.L.; Bruening, R.L.; Krakowiak, K.E.; Izatt, R.M., “Metal-Ion Separations Using SuperLig or AnaLig Materials Encased in Empore Cartridges and Disks,” In Metal-Ion Separation and Preconcentration; Progress and Opportunities; Bond, A.H.; Dietz, M.L.; Rogers, R.D., Eds.; ACS Symposium Series 716, American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., 1999, Chapter 17, pp 251-259.

IBC Sponsored Award

The Izatt-Christensen Award in Macrocyclic Chemistry is presented at the International Symposium on Macrocylic and Supramolecular Chemistry (ISMSC). It is awarded annually to a leading macrocyclic scientist.

Recipients:

2016 – Hanadi Sleiman, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2015 – Paul D. Beer, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

2014 – Mir Wais Hosseni, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France

2013 – Eric V. Ansyln, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

2012 – Kimoon Kim, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea

2011 – Andrew Hamilton, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

2010 – Luigi Fabbrizzi, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy

2009 – Omar Yaghi, University of California, Los Angeles, California

2008 – Akira Harada, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

2007 – David Leigh, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

2006 – Roeland J.M. Nolte, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

2005 – Kenneth Raymond, University of California, Berkeley, California

2004 – Makoto Fujita, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

2003 – Jeremy Sanders, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

2002 – C. David Gutsche, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas

2001 – Jonathan L. Sessler, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

2000 – Jerry L. Atwood, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

1999 – Fritz Voegtle, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

1998 – Seiji Shinkai, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

1997 – Alan M. Sargeson, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

1996 – George W. Gokel, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

1995 – David Reinhoudt, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

1994 – Daryle H. Busch, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

1993 – J. Fraser Stoddart, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

1992 – Eiichi Kimura, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan

1991 – Dr. Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Director of Research at CNRS, Strasbourg, France