Department of Surface Mining
The Chair of Surface Mining and International Mining has been headed since 2002 by Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Hossein Tudeshki since 2002.
The core areas of teaching and research include the extraction of raw materials in opencast and hard rock mines, the machine technology used and the environmentally relevant aspects associated with mining, both nationally and internationally.
Both teaching and research are characterized by a high degree of practical relevance, so that graduates with bachelor's and master's degrees are excellently prepared for starting their careers.