Dr. Sohail Nazari has joined ANDRITZ team in 2015. Sohail has worked in different industries for more than 9 years, including automotive and oil& gas. His current focus is to apply advanced automation technologies in mining and mineral processing. His areas of expertise include design and implementation of advance process control, intelligent condition monitoring, digital twin and machine learning algorithms.
Dr. Nazari holds a patent on developing a model predictive control algorithm for power optimization in data centers. He has received his PhD from University of Alberta, Canada, Department of Electrical and Computer engineering in 2013.
Dr. Nazari was one of the instrumental contributors to the ANDRITZ team that just won 1st prize in the GoldCorp’s Disrupt Mining competition with IDEAS Reinforcement Learning AI.