Janine Figueiredo

Research Fellow



Janine Figueiredo is Bachelor in Mining Engineering from the School of Mines, at the Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil (2014). Her final work for the undergraduate was to analyze a feasibility study of an underground mine in Brazil and propose a new exploitation method.  Ph.D. in Mining Engineering and Geo-Resources from the Faculty of Engineering, Univerity of Porto (FEUP, 2020), with a CNPq scholarship, with thesis entitled ‘Tailings Reprocessing: A Multicriteria Optimization Analysis as an Integrated Management Tool’ supervised by Cristina Vila and António Fiúza.  Experience involving sustainable tailings management, considering environmental, economic, social, technical, geotechnical, and geophysical criteria.