Mohammadali Sepehri

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

MIN E 324 - Drilling, Blasting, and Explosives

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Drilling methods, breakage mechanics, performance, and equipment. Explosive characteristics, initiation systems, selection, handling, and loading. Blasting, rock dynamics, design of surface and underground blasts, fragmentation prediction, vibrations and damage control, monitoring. Prerequisite: MIN E 295.

LECTURE 501 (68250) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (NRE 2-020)


MIN E 408 - Mining Enterprise Economics

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITHER, 2-0-2)

Fundamentals of economic evaluation. Cost estimation, commodity price modelling and revenue forecasts and taxation related to mine development. Economic evaluation of mining ventures, profitability, risks and uncertainty analyses. Commodity markets and mine management strategies. Weekly laboratory/tutorial sessions will address case studies and specific problems. Prerequisites: ENG M 310 or 401, and STAT 235.

LECTURE 501 (68462) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 09:00 - 09:50 (NRE 2-090)

LAB 601 (68464) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
F 14:00 - 15:50 (NRE 2-090)


MIN E 420 - Mine Equipment Selection and Maintenance

★ 3 (fi 8)(SECOND, 3-3S/2-0)

Introduction to the principles of equipment selection and maintenance practice. Selected issues of machine and component longevity, wear, service and performance for both surface and underground equipment. Basic principles of maintenance management are introduced. Prerequisites: CIV E 270, MIN E 413 and MIN E 414.

LECTURE 501 (68488) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 10:30 - 11:50 (MEC 4-1)

SEMINAR 601 (68732) Download syllabus