Presenter: Dr. Daniel S. Alessi

Bio: Dr. Daniel S. Alessi is a professor and the Encana Chair in Water Resources in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Alberta, who specializes in environmental geochemistry and geomicrobiology.  His research group focuses on understanding the surface chemistry and reactivity of environmental materials such as biochar, iron oxides, bacteria, and clays, on developing technologies for lithium extraction from oilfield brines, and on improving our knowledge of the water cycle in unconventional oil and gas operations.  In November 2022, he was inducted as a member of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists of the Royal Society of Canada.

About Industry Seminar

Welcome to the Sustainable Minerals Institute's Industry Seminar presentation series for 2023.  We hope you can join us, either in person or via Zoom.


Sir James Foots Building 47a
St Lucia
SMI Seminar Room 47a-470