Faculty

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Hooman Askari-Nasab, PhD, PEng
Director of Mining Optimization Laboratory (MOL)
Professor of Mining Engineering
School of Mining & Petroleum Engineering
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Webpage: http://www.ualberta.ca/~hooman/

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Yashar Pourrahimian, PhD, PEng
Associate Professor of Mining Engineering
School of Mining & Petroleum Engineering
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Alberta,
Edmonton, Canada

Webpage: http://www.ualberta.ca/~pourrahi/yashar.html

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Eugene Ben-Awuah, PhD, PEng
Associate Professor of Mining Engineering
IAMGOLD Research Fellow in Open Pit Mining
Bharti School of Engineering,
Laurentian University,
Sudbury, Canada

Webpage: https://laurentian.ca/faculty/EBenAwuah

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Kwame Awuah-Offei, PhD, PE
Professor
Mining & Nuclear Engineering Department
Missouri University of Science & Technology
326 McNutt Hall Rolla, MO 65409, USA

Webpage: http://web.mst.edu/~kabp3/

Post Doctoral Fellows

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Ali Moradi Afrapoli
Post-Doc
(2018/11 - date)
PhD (2018/10 -Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, , Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2014 – Mining Engineering)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.
BSc (2010 – Mining Engineering)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.

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Mohammad Mahdi Badiozamani Tari
Post-Doc
(2018/03 - date)
PhD 
(2014/09 - Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2008 – Industrial Engineering, Economic and Social Systems)
Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.  
BSc  (2005 – Industrial Engineering, Industrial Production)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.

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Graduate Students

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Hongshuo Gong
PhD (2017/09 -Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, , Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2016 – Mining Engineering)
Northeastern University, China
BSc (2014 – Mining Engineering)
Northeastern University, China

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Shahrokh Paravarzar 
PhD (2018/03 -Mining Engineering)
Visiting from Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
MSc (2014 – Mining Engineering)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.
BSc (2009 – Mining Engineering)
Azad Islamic University, South branch, Iran, Tehran, Iran

co-supervisors: Dr. Pourrahimian and Dr. Emery


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Nasib Al-Habib
PhD (2018/09 -Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, , Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2017 – Industrial and Production Engineering)
Bangladesh University of  Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh
BBSc (2014 – Industrial and Production Engineering)
Bangladesh University of  Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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Alireza Kamrani
PhD (2018/09 -Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, , Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2017 – Mining Engineering)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.
BSc (2014 – Mining Engineering)
Amir-Kabir University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.


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Mohammadreza Kazemi
PhD (2019/09 -Mining Engineering)
University of Alberta, , Edmonton, Canada
MSc (2018 – Industrial Engineering)
Sharif University of Technology , Tehran, Iran.
BSc (2015 – Industrial Engineering)
K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

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