Our research seeks to improve community engagement, reclamation practices for sustainable land use, sustainable mining practices and mining health and safety. This effort is supported by three Missouri S&T research centers and six academic departments.
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Associate Professor, Geological Engineering
Geosciences and Geology and Petroleum Engineering
Extra-terrestrial mining and excavation, rock mechanics, mechanical rock cutting, near-Earth objects (NEOs), mine planning, mine equipment selection, planetary surface operations, space resources, space exploration, sustainability of mineral production, Moon, Mars, asteroids, comets