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Jenny Greberg
Jenny Greberg

Jenny Greberg

Associate Professor
Luleå University of Technology
Mining and Rock Engineering
Mining and Geotechnical Engineering
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
+46 (0)920 492840
T3360 Luleå


Assistant professor within the research subject Mining and Rock Engineering

Deputy director (science and technology) CAMM (Centre of Advanced Mining and Metallurgy)

Deputy scientific leader for the area of innovation and excellence Future Mining at LTU

Program Manager STRIM, Strategic Innovation Program for the Mining and Metal producing Industry

Partner manager Boliden and Epiroc



My main interest is mine production optimisation, and I have a special focus on simulation of mining operations.

Current projects: 

Optimized Medium Range Mine Operation Scheduling, funded by Vinnova, ABB and Boliden

SIMS pilot study

Previous projects:

Face to surface, funded by Vinnova, LKAB and Boliden

Future hauling systems, funded by LKAB

I2Mine, task 2.1 Novel mining methods for deep, steeply dipping ore bodies. Funded by Boliden, LKAB and 7th framework programme

Smart Mine of the Future, workpackage 1 Zero Entry in Production Area, funded by the SMIFU consortium (Finnish-Swedish-Polish consortium consisting of the mining companies KGHM, Boliden, LKAB and the equipment manufacturers Atlas Copco, Sandvik, ABB, Outotech, Metso  together with AGH Krakow, LTU, ÅF and RTC

Smart Mine of the Future, workpackage 9 Equipment Reliability, funded by the SMIFU consortium (see above)

Smart Mine of the Future, workpackage 10 Continuos Mechanical Excavation,  funded by the SMIFU consortium (see above)

Smart Mine of the Future, workpackage 11 Integrated process Control,  funded by the SMIFU consortium (see above)

Cost Management for Underground. Infrastructure Projects, funded by BeFo -

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I have lectured in the courses Simulation methods T7013B, Mining Economy and Risk Evaluation T7011B, Production planning T7013B and Open pit and Underground Mining Methods T7008B.


Article in journal

Effects of in-situ stresses on the fracturing of rock by blasting (2018)

Yi. C, Johansson. D, Greberg. J
Computers and geotechnics, Vol. 104, s. 321-330
Article in journal

The effects of orepass loss on loading, hauling, and dumping operations and production rates in a sublevel caving mine (2018)

Skawina. B, Salama. A, Svanberg. J, Gustafson. A
The Southern African Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, Vol. 118, nr. 4, s. 409-418
Article in journal

Underground mine scheduling modelled as a flow shop (2018)

a review of relevant work and future challenges
Astrand. M, Johansson. M, Greberg. J
Journal of the southern African institute of mining and metallurgy, Vol. 118, nr. 12, s. 1265-1276
Article in journal

Financial analysis of the impact of increasing mining rate in underground mining, using simulation and mixed integer programming (2017)

Salama. A, Nehring. M, Greberg. J
The Southern African Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, Vol. 117, nr. 4, s. 365-372