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Faculty & Staff

courtney young

Dr. Courtney Young

Department Head
LEWIS S. PRATER DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR

VITAE
Bio Brief

Expertise:
  • Surface Chemistry, Electrochemistry & Spectroscopy
  • Mineral Processing/Extractive Metallurgical Engineering Mineral Characterization
  • Flotation
  • Physical Separations
  • Leaching
  • Cyanide
  • Uranium
  • Gold Processing
  • Absorption & Applications thereof to Recycling and Waste-Water Remediation
Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC 208
Phone: (406) 496-4158
E-mail: cyoung@mtech.edu

Courses:
  • EMET 2320  Processing of Particulate Systems
  • EMET 2330  Design of Particulate Systems
  • EMET 5040  Fire Assay (Team Taught)
  • EMET 5110  Materials Handling Design
  • EMET 5260  Thermodynamic Modeling of Aqueous Systems
  • EMET 5340  Processing of Primary and Secondary Resources
  • EMET 5820  Processing of Energy Resources
  • EMET 5830  Processing of Precious Metal Resources
jerry downey

Dr. Jerry Downey

Associate Professor
GOLDCORP PROFESSOR

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Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #215
Phone: (406) 496-4578
E-mail: jdowney@mtech.edu

Courses:
  • EMAT 307  M&ME Thermodynamics
  • EMAT 402  Processing of Elevated Temperature Systems
  • EMET 405  Aqueous and Elevated Temperature Processing Lab
  • EMAT 451  Process Instrumentation and Control
  • EMAT 523  Advanced Thermodynamics
Bill Gleason

Dr. William Gleason

Associate Professor
NEWMONT PROFESSOR

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Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #210
Phone: (406) 496-4464
E-mail: wgleason@mtech.edu

Sudhakar

Dr. K.V. Sudhakar
Associate Professor

FREEPORT-MCMORAN PROFESSOR

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Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #218
Phone: (406) 496-4267
E-Mail: kvsudhakar@mtech.edu

Courses:
hsin huang

Dr. Hsin-Hsiung Huang

Associate Professor
ANACONDA DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR

Bio Brief

Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #217
Phone: (406) 496-4139
E-mail: hhuang@mtech.edu

Courses:
  • EMET 250  Transport Phenomena & Design
  • EMET 340  MassTransfer & Chemical Kinetics
  • EMET 405  Aqueous & Elevated Temperature Processing Lab
  • EMET 501  Advanced Extractive Metallurgy
Al Meier

Dr. Al Meier

Assistant Professor
ASARCO PROFESSOR

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Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #212
Phone: (406) 496-4305
E-Mail: ameier@mtech.edu

Expertise:
  • Brazing (Ceramics and Metals) and Joining
  • Physical and Mechanical Metallurgy
  • Surfaces and Dissimilar Material Interfaces
  • Failure Analysis
  • Mechanical Testing and Metal Forming
  • Processing and Properties of MMC's and Cermets
  • Stress Analysis/Design of Lightweight Structures
Courses:
  • EMET 194  M & ME Workshop
  • EGEN 213 Survey of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • EMAT 351  Materials Processing & Performance
  • EMAT 354  Materials & Metallurgy Lab
  • EMAT 362  Ceramic Materials
  • EMAT 463  Composite Materials (under development)
  • EMAT 353 Microstructural Interpretation (Lab Section)
  • EMAT 472 Materials Selection and Design
Previous Courses (Recently Taught at Alfred University):
Larry

Dr. Larry Twidwell

Professor Emeritus
Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #216
Phone: (406) 496-4208
E-mail: ltwidwell@mtech.edu

vernon griffiths

Dr. Vernon Griffiths

Professor Emeritus
Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #211
Phone: (406) 496-4264
E:mail: vgriffiths@mtech.edu

kAREN

Karen Holland

Administrative Assistant
Contact Information:

1300 West Park Street
ELC Building #208
Phone: (406) 496-4341
E-mail: kholland@mtech.edu