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Laeeque Daneshmend, Ph.D., D.I.C. 

Professor/Undergraduate Chair/Associate Head

(613) 533-6366, Goodwin 325

Machine Design, Equipment Maintenance, Maintenance Management, Reliability Analysis, Systems Modeling, Simulation and Control, Mining Automation, Telerobotics

Laeeque Daneshmend

Ahmad Ghahreman,  Ph.D., P.Eng. (on leave)

Associate Professor

(613) 533-3294, Goodwin 340

Hydrometallurgy and biohydrometallurgy, Mineral processing wastes and their remediation, Electrochemical dissolution of complex minerals (fundamental studies), Flowsheet design and modeling

For more information: www.hydrometallurgy.ca

Ahmad Ghahreman

Charlotte Gibson, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Assistant Professor in Intelligent Mining Systems

Goodwin 325C

Integration of mining and processing systems, machine learning applications in mineral processing and metallurgy, process development for minerals used in energy storage applications, oxide mineral flotation


Anne Johnson,  Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

(613) 533-2205, Goodwin 331

Management of Social Risk, Sustainability Reporting and Metrics, Mining Law and Policy, Community Relations

Anne Johnson

Takis Katsabanis, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Associate Professor

(613) 533-2197, Goodwin 329

Detonation Physics, Blasting, Fragmentation, Vibration

Takis Katsabanis

Sadan Kelebek, Ph.D., P.Eng.


(613) 533-2207, Goodwin 341

Mineral Processing Technology, Process & Tailing Environment, Computer Assisted Process Analysis, Complex Sulphides and Pyrrhotite Rejection

Sadan Kelebek

Julian Ortiz, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Head/Associate Professor

(613) 533 2910, Goodwin 353

Geostatistics, stochastic modeling of ore deposits, sampling and QA QC, geometallurgical modelling

For more information on Dr. Ortiz' research: Geomet website

Julian Ortiz

Chris Pickles, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Professor/Graduate Chair

(613) 533-2759, Goodwin 342

Processes and the Environment, Advanced Pyrometallurgy, Process Engineering for Metals Extraction, Advanced Metals Extraction

Chris Pickles

Asli Sari, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Assistant Professor

(613) 533-2639, Goodwin 325A

Surface and underground mine planning, data analysis, machine learning applications in mine optimization, fleet management, mine automation

Asli Sari

Abbas Taheri, Ph.D.

Chair in Mine Design/Associate Professor

(613) 533-2199, Goodwin 345

Engineering properties and Behaviors of Rocks, Backfill Material and Expansive Soils, Experimental Geomechanics, Modeling of surface and Underground Excavations, Soil stabilization and improvement methods, Deep and High-Stress Mining  


Qian Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

(613) 533-2746, Goodwin 325B

Mining and Sustainability, Mineral Economics, Life-cycle Assessment, Carbon Footprint, Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency, Urban Mining

For more information on Dr. Zhang's research: GreeMVC Lab

Qian Zhang