Mining Optimization Lab 9th Annual Technical Seminar

Attend in Person or as a Remote Audience through Web Conferencing

Wednesday September 19, 2018 - University of Alberta

Professional Development Courses

Strategic Mine Planning - Whittle - Santiago, Chile - Nov 12-16, 2018

Strategic Mine Planning- Geovia Whittle- Perth - April 8-12, 2019

Strategic Mine Planning- Geovia Whittle- Toronto - May 6-10, 2019

Simulation of Mining Systems - Edmonton- September 24-27, 2019

Open Pit Mine Design - Geovia Gems - Toronto - October 21-22, 2019

Short-Term Mine Planning - MineSched - Toronto - October 23-25, 2019

Strategic Mine Planning - Whittle - Porto Alegre - Oct 15-19, 2018


Postdoctoral Fellow Position - Open Immediately

Candidates must have:

PhD degree with a background in:

Computing Science,

→ Computer Engineering

→ Industrial Engineering, or

→ Operations Research. 

Proficient in software development and programming languages

Competent in discrete event simulation modeling using Arena

Proficiency in computer programming in VB .NET, and MATLAB

Advanced SQL Server 2008–2016 skills is a must

Experience with CPLEX, or GUROBI is an advantage


PhD Student Funding Opportunity - September 2019

Candidates should have:

 Undergraduate and Master's degrees from reputable Universities

Strong background with high GPA in:

→ Mining Engineering,

→ Industrial Engineering,

→ Computing Science, or

→ Operations Research. 

Fluent in English, High TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Reasonable publication record for PhD applicants.

Proficiency in computer programming in MATLAB & C++ or C#.

Experience in mathematical programming & simulation is an advantage.

Experience with CPLEX, LINDO, or GUROBI is an advantage.