The research group is part of the Department of Geoteknologi (GEO) within the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources (SBN). The research team is responsible for all education and research in rock mechanics, rock engineering, mining engineering and aggregates at LTU. The research team led by Professor Erling Nordlund. We give some twenty courses in LTU's various programs.
Dissertation in Mining and Rock Engineering
1st of April Gurmeet Shekhar in the division of Mining and Geotechnical Engineering successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Draw control strategy for sublevel caving mines – A Holistic approach", in which he has optimized the loading procedures in LKAB’s mines.