Dr. Stephen Butt, Ph.D., P. Eng., has been an associate with MineTech since 2007.
Between 1996 and 2006, Dr. Butt held various appointments including professor and mining program chair in the Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, at Dalhousie University in Halifax. In 2006, he joined the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial where he is a professor in process engineering with an appointment to the Oil and Gas Engineering Group. Professionally, he is interested in contributing to the development and growth of the energy and mineral industries in Canada through teaching, research and industry collaboration. His research activities deal with geomechanics and the development of geophysical imaging technology for various applications in petroleum, mining and civil engineering. For example, these applications include innovative drilling, reservoir characterization, geotechnical subsurface investigations, structural health monitoring of concrete structures, and sub-sea moorings.
See also Dr. Butt's page at the Memorial University of Newfoundland.