Paul C Hagan

Paul C Hagan

His principal research interests lie in mine geotechnical engineering and other areas in mining engineering. He has over 30 years’ experience within the mining industry and university sectors. Prior to his appointment to UNSW in 1998, he worked locally and internationally in the coal, gold and iron ore sectors in a range of operational, management, technical and research roles. He has been the principal research investigator leading projects in the rock-cutting research facility. The research has made significant advances in the application of acoustic emissions in monitoring and control of rock cutting machines and in the determination of controlling factors associated with abrasivity testing of rock. He has authored 80 peer-reviewed papers, 110 project reports and 3 patents.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Head of School of Mining Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia