Group for Research in Decision Analysis

The journey to the 40% mine

Dean Millar Laurentian University, Canada

Dean Millar is Director of the Energy, Renewables and Carbon Management (ERCM) group of MIRARCO and Professor of Energy in Mining within Laurentian University's Bharti School of Engineering. He is Fellow of the IOM3, holds a bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering and a doctorate in Rock Mechanics, both from Imperial College, and is a Certified Energy Manager. Millar sits on the Executive Committee of the CIM Maintenance, Engineering and Reliability Society (MERS) and is the Energy Theme Leader for the Ultra Deep Mine Network. Following his first academic post in Engineering Rock Mechanics at Imperial College from 1998, it was while at the Camborne School of Mines that he developed research interests in energy efficiency and renewable energy. In July 2010 he joined MIRARCO/LU to develop a research programme to reduce the energy and carbon footprint of mining that includes mine cooling, energy storage, energy optimization and renewables integration.

Refreshments will be served.

RSVP by 12:00 pm Wednesday October 28th to Lise Chartrand, Secretary, CIM Montreal Branch at or Tel. (514) 425-5553

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