Mr Eugie Kabwe

Eugie Kabwe
Higher Degree by Research Candidate
PhD Student
School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

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Mr Eugie Kabwe


Date Position Institution name
2017 Research Development Fellow University of Zambia, Lusaka
2017 - 2017 Equipment Productivity Engineer Barrick Gold Lumwana mine
2011 - 2013 Production Engineer Moolmans Mining Zambia
2009 - 2011 Mining Engineer First Quantum Minerals Limited

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2017 - 2020 Scholarship Adelaide Scholarship International The University of Adelaide
2016 Award Outstanding International Graduate Award University of Science and Technology Beijing
2015 Award Excellent International Student Award 1st Prize University of Science and Technology Beijing
2013 Scholarship CSC scholarship Award China Scholarship Council

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review


Date Institution name Country Title
2013 - 2016 University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing China MEng (Mining and Mineral Resources)
2003 - 2008 University of Zambia, Lusaka Zambia BSc (MinSc) (Mining Engineering)


Date Title Institution name Country
2015 Energy and the Earth University of Wisconsin–Extension, Madison United States
2015 Our Earth: Its Climate, History, and Processes University of Manchester, Manchester United Kingdom
2014 Thermodynamics,Heat and Mass Transfer University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor United States
2011 First Aid General Certificate Council for Mining Zambia
2011 Blasting License Mine Safety Department Zambia

Research Interests

Mining & Metallurgy, Mining Engineering, Numerical Analysis, Numerical Modelling and Mechanical Characterisation


Year Citation
2017 Kabwe, E. (2017). Optimal mining method selection for Nchanga’s Upper Orebody using analytic hierarchy process and Yager’s method. Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A: Mining Technology, 126, 3, 151-162.
2017 Kabwe, E. (2017). Improving Collar Zone Fragmentation by Top Air-Deck Blasting Technique. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 35, 1, 157-167.
2017 Kabwe, E. (2017). Mining Sequence Deformation and Failure Behaviour Analysis in the hangingwall and Orebody Rock Formations; A Continuum Approach. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 35, 4, 1453-1473.
2016 Kabwe, E. & Wang, Y. (2016). Airblast and Ground Vibration Monitoring at Chimiwungo Pit. Geomaterials, 06, 01, 28-38.
2016 Kabwe, E. & Bowa, V. (2016). Determination of the Appropriate Geometry of Footwall Drifts Using Numerical Analysis Technique. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 34, 6, 1955-1969.
2015 Kabwe, E. & Wang, Y. (2015). Review on Rockburst Theory and Types of Rock Support in Rockburst Prone Mines. Open Journal of Safety Science and Technology, 05, 04, 104-121.

Principal Supervisor: A/Prof Emmanuel Knox Chanda

Co Supervisor: Dr Murat Karakus


Date Role Membership Country
2017 - ongoing Member AusIMM Australia
2017 - ongoing Member Engineering Registration Board (EngRB) Zambia
2016 - ongoing Member The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM/ICM) Canada
2016 - ongoing Member Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) United States
2016 - ongoing Member International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) United States
2011 - ongoing Member Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) Zambia
PhD Student
North Terrace
Engineering North Building
Room Number
N2 33b
Org Unit
School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering