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Ir. Constantin Mulaja Tshakatumba

PhD Researcher



constantin.mulaja.tshakatumba@ulb.be Ecole polytechnique de Bruxelles
Campus du Solbosch - CP 165/63
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt, 50
1050 Bruxelles


Constantin M. Tshakatumba is a Civil Engineer/ Metallurgy option of the University of Lubumbashi, Lubumbashi, DR Congo since 2015. For his PhD thesis, he is enrolled in the Engineering Sciences and Technology doctoral program at the Université Libre de Bruxelles.

Research Topics

The recycling of waste in order to remediate the environment is a challenge to which materials engineers will have to provide an eco-friendly approach.

The present research focuses on the recycling of mining waste from an ex-concentrator of copper and cobalt ores in the production of anti-acid materials for the electrolysis halls and building bricks, by adding clay and recycled glass in accordance with green circular economy requirements.

PhD Thesis

Valorization of mine waste from a local plant depleted in heavy metals into anti-acid bricks and building bricks; Case of the Kakanda mine waste



En attente des données.

Updated on July 24, 2023