Moe Momayez

Associate Professor and Associate Department Head, Department of Mining & Geological Engineering

Energy Team Leader, Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources

Moe Momayez's research focuses on the development and application of non-invasive technologies to rock mechanics, rock physics, geomaterials characterization and environmental investigations. His research interests also include renewable energies, more specifically low-temperature geothermal heat extraction from underground mines and transformation of reclaimed mining lands and tailing ponds into photovoltaic solar farms.


  • PhD, Applied Geophysics and Rock Mechanics, McGill University, Canada, 1993