Graduate Committee

Virginia Tech's Mining and Minerals Engineering graduate faculty are widely recognized for their expertise and pioneering research in areas such as clean coal technology, tomography, gas monitoring and detection, exhaust and jet fan design, and environmental engineering. Graduate students enjoy strong mentorship from our dedicated faculty, who emphasize scholarly publication, cutting-edge research, and the development of educational and classroom skills.

Graduate Committee

Cheng Chen

Assistant Professor
Graduate Program Chair

Ellen Gilliland

Assistant Professor
Graduate Committee Member

Aaron Noble

Associate Professor
Graduate Committee Member

Bahareh Nojabaei

Assistant Professor
Graduate Committee Member