Nichteisenmetallurgie, Nichteisen, Nichteisenmetalurgie, Metalurgie, Montan, Montanuni, Montanuniversität, Leoben, Metallurgie, Helmut Antrekowitsch, Stefan Pogatscher, Jürgen Antrekowitsch, Stefan Luidold, Stefan Steinlechner, Recyclingtechnik Leoben

Kerrin Witt


• Development of recycling approaches for spent refractory materials from nonferrous metallurgy


Education/Professional experience

2006–2014Neues Gymnasium Leoben
2014–2020Bachelor’s degree program in Metallurgy, University of Leoben, Austria (BSc)
2020–2023Master’s degree program in Recycling Technology, University of Leoben, Austria, with focus on Metal Recycling and Waste Management
2023Graduation (Dipl.-Ing.); title of master thesis: Selective chlorination and extraction of valuable elements from thermally treated iron precipitation residues of the zinc and nickel industry
since 2023PhD student and research associate at Institute of Nonferrous Metallurgy, University of Leoben, Austria

PhD Thesis



Witt K: Recent Recycling Developments For Spent Magnesia Chrome Refractories From Nonferrous Metal Production, 3rd EURECA-PRO Conference 2023, Chania, Griechenland