Assistant Professor
Grad Advisor

Mine-Mechanical Equipment, Mine Energy Systems, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Conservation

Office:
Frank Forward Building, Room 511
Education
McGill University, 2014, Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
Tehran Polytechnic (AUT), 2007, M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering
Tehran Polytechnic (AUT), 2005, B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering
Biography

Ali has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University, Canada. He also had been a postdoctoral fellow at Earth/Mine Energy Research Group (EMERG) of McGill University for 3 years. Since 2001, he has been actively involved in the fields of mine-mechanical systems, mine energy systems, thermo-fluids, energy systems, computational fluid dynamics and heat transfer modeling as well as automation and control. His main research interests are mine-mechanical systems, mine energy systems, energy conservation, and renewable energies.

Research Interests

Mechanical and Energy Systems in Mining and Petroleum Industries
Energy Efficiency
Application of Renewable Energy in Mining
Waste Heat Recovery and Energy Storage Systems

Publications
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, A. P. Sasmito, F. P. Hassani, and L. Amiri, “Performance analysis of large scale seasonal thermal energy storage for underground mine ventilation”, Applied Energy, DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.01.062
  • J. D. Templeton, F. Hassani, and S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, “Study of effective solar energy storage using a double pipe geothermal heat exchanger”, Renewable Energy Journal, Volume 86, 2016, DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2015.08.024
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, J. D. Templeton, L. Amiri, M. Dabbas, and A. P. Sasmito, “Experimental study of sustainable extraction of geothermal heat from underground mines in Canada”, Accepted for publication in World Mining Congress 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2016
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, A. P. Sasmito, F. P. Hassani, L. Amiri, “Heat transfer analysis of large scale seasonal thermal energy storage for underground mine ventilation”, Energy Procedia, Volume 75, 2015, DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.324
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, and J. D. Templeton, “Sustainability of heat extraction from decommissioned petroleum wells”, Geothermal from oil and gas fields, Texas, USA, 2015
  • J.D. Templeton, S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. Hassani, and M.J. Al-Khawaja, “Abandoned petroleum wells as sustainable sources of geothermal energy”, Journal of Energy, Volume 70, 2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2014.04.006
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, and F. Abbasy, “Numerical and experimental study of geothermal heat extraction from backfilled mine stopes”, Applied Thermal Engineering Journal, 2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2014.11.023
  • F. Abbasy, F. P. Hassani, and S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, “An experimental study on the effective parameters of thermal conductivity of mine backfill”, Heat Transfer Engineering Journal, Volume 35, Issue 13, 2014, DOI: 10.1080/01457632.2013.870373
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, J. Templeton, F. Hassani, M.J. Al-Khawaja, and E. Aflaki, “Geothermal energy extraction from decommissioned petroleum wells”, 8th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, Sapporo, Japan, 2014
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, and F. Abbasy, “Development of a novel technique for geothermal energy extraction from backfilled mine stopes”, Mine Fill 2014, Perth, Australia, 2014
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, A. Mohammadian, and P. H. Radziszewski, “A transient natural convection heat transfer model for geothermal borehole heat exchangers”, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, Volume 5, Issue 4, 2013, DOI: 10.1063/1.4812647
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, M. M. Ghomshei, and F. P. Hassani, “Sustainable heat extraction from abandoned mine tunnels: A numerical model”, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, Volume 4, Issue 3, 2012, DOI: 10.1063/1.4712055
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, A. Mohammadian, P. H. Radziszewski, “A study into extraction of geothermal energy from tailings ponds”, International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, 2012, DOI:10.1080/17480930.2012.697785
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. Hassani, and M. Al-Khawaja, “A novel technique for extraction of geothermal energy from abandoned oil wells”, World Renewable Energy Forum, Denver, Colorado, 2012
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. P. Hassani, F. Abbasy, “Numerical modeling of thawing in frozen rocks of underground mines caused by backfilling”, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, Volume 48, Issue 7, 2011, p.1068-1076
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. Hassani, P. H. Radziszewski, and F. Abbasy, “Effect of natural convection on the performance of ground coupled heat exchangers installed in tailing piles”, World Renewable Energy Congress, Bali, Indonesia, 2011
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. Hassani, and F. Abbasy, “Development of a numerical model for heat transfer in mine backfill”, Minefill Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, p. 383-388, 2011
  • S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, F. Hassani, and P. H. Radziszewski, ”An investigation to enhancing the performance of ground coupled heat exchangers of closed loop geothermal cycles installed in tailing piles”, World Renewable Energy Congress XI, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2010
  • F. Hassani, S. A. Ghoreishi-Madiseh, P. H. Radziszewski, and B. R. Baliga, “Geothermal Energy Potential in Canadian Active and Abandoned Mines”, Minewater Conference, Heerlen, Netherlands, 2008
Teaching
MINE 402 Mine Ventilation and Occupational Health and Safety
MINE 509 Mine Ventilation
MINE 482 Maintenance Engineering
MINE 582 Maintenance Engineering