Amir Abbas Haji Abolhassani

  • Research Assistant
  • PhD. (In Progress – Interdisciplinary – Mining Engineering and Electrical Engineering) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • M.Sc. (Graduated – Physics of Plasma) 2012, INRS-emt, Varennes, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng. (Graduated – Electrical Engineering) 2001, Semnan University, Semnan, Iran
Work Experience:
  • Full time researcher at INRS-EMT in the Physics of Plasma field at INRS-EMT under supervision of Prof. Jean-Pierre Matte (Varennes, Quebec from May, 2008 to Dec., 2011).

Christian Both

  • Research Assistant
  • Ph.D. (In Progress – Mining Engineering) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • M.Sc. (Mining Engineering) 2016 – European Mining Course (EMC), Specialization of European Mining, Minerals and Environmental Program (EMMEP)
  • B.Sc. (Mineral Resources Engineering) 2014 – RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Work Experience:
  • Graduate Intern, Knauf Gips KG, Iphofen, Germany, February – July 2016
  • Research Assistant, Institute of Mining Engineering I, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, August 2013 – September 2014
  • Internship, RAG German Hardcoal, Mining Department, Bottrop, Germany
  • Internship, RWE Power AG, Lignite Mining, Grevenbroich, Germany

Zayneb Brika

  • Research Assistant
  • PhD (In progress- Operations Research), École polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  • B.Eng (Industrial Engineering), 2013, École polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Work Experience:
  • In-charge of Laboratories – Fall 2013, École Polytechnique de
    Montréal, Quebec, Canada
  • Detailed engineering (Internship) – Summer and Fall 2013, Videotron Inc., Quebec, Canada
  • Research Assistant (Internship) – Summer 2011 , École Polytechnique de Montréal , Quebec, Canada

Joao Pedro de Carvalho

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2016 – Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Work Experience:
  • Internship, Mineral Processing Lab – UFMG, Brazil, August 2013- August 2014
  • Internship, Vale S.A. – CDM, Brazil, April 2016 – June 2016

Ashish Kumar

  • Research Assistant
  • Ph.D Candidate (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – Mcgill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2014 – National Institute of Technology-Rourkela, Odisha, India

Work Experience

  •  Management Trainee(Mining), Coal India Limited, Jharkhand, India, July 2014- May 2015
  •  Internship, Essel Mining and Industries Limited (Aditya Birla Group), Odisha, India, July-2013
  •  Internship, Sasan Power Limited (Reliance Power Limited), Madhya Pradesh, India, June-2013
  •  Internship, Singareni Collieries Company Limited, Andhra Pradesh, India, May-2013
  •  Internship, Tata Steel Limited, Jharkhand, India, December-2012
  •  Internship, Hutti Gold Mines Limited, Karnataka, India, December-2011

Mélanie LaRoche-Boisvert

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng. (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2018 – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Work Experience:
  • Research Assistant Internship, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2017)
  • Engineering Co-op Student, TransCanada Pipelines, Quebec, Canada (2015)

Zachary Levinson

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering Co-op Program) 2016 – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Work Experience:
  • Drill Blast Engineering Co-op Student September 2014, Taseko Mines Ltd., McCleese Lake, British Columbia, Canada
  • Survey Engineering Co-op Student May 2014, Taseko Mines Ltd., McCleese Lake, British Columbia, Canada
  • Geotechnical Engineering Co-op Student January 2014, Taseko Mines Ltd., McCleese Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Daniel Morales

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng (In Progress – Mining Engineering) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • M.Sc (Mechanical Engineering) 2012 – Universidad de Chile
  • B.Sc (Mechanical Engineering) 2008 – Universidad de Chile
Work Experience:
  • Project Engineer, Shimin, Santiago Chile 2012-2017
  • Research Assistant, Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM), Santiago, Chile 2010-2012
  • Internship, SCMining, 2010
  • Internship, BHP-Billiton, 2009
  • Internship, Endesa, 2007

Yanyan Mu

  • Research Assistant
  • PhD. (In Progress – Electrical Engineering) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • MSc. (Communications and Signal Processing) 2004, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • BEng. (Electronic Engineering – Digital signal & image processing) 2003, University of Central Lancashire, UK
Work Experience:
  • Image Processing Engineer, Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Ziad Saliba

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2016 – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Work Experience:
  • Internship, Cameco Corporation, Cigar Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada, (Summer 2015)
  • Internship, Terenga Gold Corporation, Sabodala, Senegal, (Summer 2012, 2013)

Matheus Faria

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng. (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2014 – Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Work Experience:
  • Mining Engineer, CEEL Consultoria e Análises Ambientais Ltd, Itaúna, Brazil (2014-2018)
  • Internship, ArcelorMittal, Global Research and Development, Maizières les Metz, France (2013)
  • Internship, Vale S/A, Mineral Development Center (CDM), Santa Luzia, Brazil (2011)
  • Internship, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Mineral Processing Laboratory , Belo Horizonte, Brazil (2010)

Lingqing Yao

  • Research Assistant
  • PhD (In progress- Industrial Engineering), École polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
  • Ph.D. (Structural geology) 2008, Peking University, Beijing, China
  • M.Sc. (Geology) 2003, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China
  • B.Sc. (Geology) 2000, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China
Work Experience:
  • Assistant Professor, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), China (July 2008 – present)
  • Software Engineer, Modern Zonkey Corp., Beijing, China (July 2003 – July 2004)

Jorge Alvarez

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Sc (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2016 – Universidad de Guanajuato, Guanajuato, México
Work Experience:
  • Technical Analyst, Mining Affairs Guanajuato State Government, Ministry of Economic Development. Guanajuato, Guanajuato, México (June 2016 – May 2018
  • Internship, Goldcorp Inc, Mezcala, Guerrero, México (July 2015)
  • Internship, Minera Columbia de México, Magdalena de Kino, Sonora, México (December 2014)
  • Internship, First Majestic Silver Corp, La Parrilla, Durango, México (July 2014)
  • Internship, Santacruz Silver Mining, Charcas, San Luis Potosí, México (December 2013)
  • Internship, Carrizal Mining, Zimapán, Hidalgo, México (June 2013)

Luiz Resende Silva

  • Research Assistant
  • M.Eng. (In Progress – Mining Engineering) – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering) 2016 – Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Work Experience:
  • Mining Engineer, State of Minas Gerais’ Company for Technical Assistance and Rural Extension – EMATER-MG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil (October 2017 – July 2018)
  • Summer Internship, Fisher Environmental Ltd., Markham, Ontario, Canada (May 2015 – August 2015)
  • Internship, Mineral Processing Laboratory – UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil (March 2014 – August 2014)
  • Research Assistant (Internship), Mineral Research and Mine Planning Laboratory – LPM-EEUFMG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil (February 2014 – July 2014)