MGE Faculty Selected as SME Krumb Lecturers

From left to right: Sean Dessurealt, Moe Momayez and Ihor KunaszThree current and former faculty members of the UA Department of Mining and Geological Engineering were chosen by the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, or SME, as 2017-2018 Henry Krumb Lecturers.

The 10 honorees were selected from among those who presented technical papers at the SME Annual Conference & Expo, and were announced during SME's National Western Mining Conference in February.

MGE's Krumb Lecturers are:

  • Sean Dessurealt, associate professor, "Using Tablets, Internet of Thing Beacons, and Big Data Analytics for Safety and Productivity in Small Mines and Quarries"
  • Moe Momayez, associate professor, "Distributed Air Properties Sensors for Underground Mine"
  • Ihor Kunasz, former adjunct professor, "The Lithium Paradigm"

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