Fernanda Del Castillo

  • Research Fellow
  • Ph.D. (Mining Engineering), 2018, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • M.Eng (Mining Engineering), 2014, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • M.Sc (Mining Engineering), 2012, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • B.Eng (Mining Engineering), 2010, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Work Experience:
  • Mining Engineer, Golder Associates S.A., Santiago, Chile (2010 – August 2012)
  • Internship, Power Train Technilogies, Santigo, Chile
  • Summer Internship, Banco Estado, Santiago, Chile

Amina Lamghari

  • Research Associate
  • PhD (Computer Science), 2008, University of Montreal, Canada
  • MSc (Applied Mathematics), 1996, Mohamed V University, Morocco
  • BSc (Applied Mathematics), 1995, Mohamed V University, Morocco
Current Research:
  • Mine planning and related optimization problems
  • Stochastic optimization with applications to open pit mine design and production scheduling
Research Interests:
  • Combinatorial optimization, heuristic methods, scheduling applications
  • Mathematical programming, generalized monotonicity, linear complementarity problems
Work Experience:
  • University of Avignon et des pays de Vaucluse, France, invited teacher-researcher, 2009
  • HEC Montreal, Canada, teaching assistant, 2008-2009
  • University of Montreal, Canada, teaching assistant, 2005-2009

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Luis Montiel Petro

  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Mining and Materials Engineering, McGill University
  • Ph.D. (Mining Engineering), 2014, McGill University, Canada
  • Postgraduate formation in open pit mining, 2008, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris, France
  • B.Sc. (Mining Engineering), 2005, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Current Research:
  • Integration of open pit and underground operations in strategic mine planning under uncertainty
  • Metaheuristics / heuristics to solve large combinatorial optimization problems
Research Interests:
  • Stochastic global optimization of mining complexes
  • Combinatorial optimization in mine planning
Work Experience:
  • Research assistant, COSMO – Stochastic Mine Planning Laboratory, Montreal, Canada, 2009-2014
  • Internship in Mine Planning, Imerys Ceramic France, Z. I. de Beaujard, France, 2008
  • Mine Production Engineer, Argos Cement Company, Montebello, Colombia, 2005-2007

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