Department of Mining & Minerals Engineering

Kray Luxbacher

Associate Professor

B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2002
M.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2005
Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2008

Contact

106 Holden Hall
Phone: (540) 231-2244
Email: kraylux@vt.edu

Expertise

  • Mine Ventilation
  • Coal Bed Methane

Current and Past Research

  • Coal Bed Methane Extraction Systems
  • Modeling of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • Stress Redistribution in Underground Mines

Courses

  • MinE 2514 Mining Surveying
  • MinE 3584 Ventilation Engineering

 

Faculty Profiles

Dr. Cheng Chen
Dr. Ellen Gilliland
Dr. Mario Karfakis
Dr. Michael Karmis
Dr. Gerald Luttrell
Dr. Kray Luxbacher
Dr. Bahareh Nojabaei
Dr. Nino Ripepi
Dr. Emily Sarver
Dr. Erik Westman
Dr. Roe-Hoan Yoon