Mining Engineering

Welcome to the Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining Website

Goodwin Hall, Room 354
Queen's University, 25 Union Street
Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
Phone: (613) 533-2230
Fax: (613) 533-6597
Head of Department: Takis Katsabanis


Why Mining Engineering?

Why Graduate Studies?

News & Events

PROFILE: The Alan Bauer Explosives Laboratory

Posted on December 10, 2015

The Complete Engineer explores the Alan Bauer Explosives Laboratory, part of the Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining at Queen’s University. It’s a world class facility north of campus where mining engineering students learn to measure and control blasting.

Tenure Track Mine-Mechanical Position

Posted on October 16, 2015

Tenure Track Surface Mining Position

Posted on September 29, 2015

New opportunity

Research Review: Dr Chris Pickles

Posted on February 11, 2015

Professor Chris Pickles is one of the leading engineers in the field of research that uses microwaves to extract metals. The objectives of his research are to better understand new metal extraction processes, while increasing recycled products, and to improve sustainability.

Researcher Profile: Joshua Marshall

Posted on February 06, 2015

New Video!

More News & Events

Accessible Documents

The Mining Department is committed to building an inclusive campus community with accessible services that respect the dignity and independence of persons with disabilities.

Academic information on program requirements, course selection, regulations and registration is available in an accessible format on request. Please contact us in one of the following ways.

E-mail: Undergraduate Matters or Graduate Matters

Phone:(613) 533 2230

In Person: Goodwin Hall, room 354

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