Faculty of Science and Technology

Tuck, Michael (A/Prof)

Position Associate Professor of Mining Engineering Mick Tuck
Office Y222 (Mt Helen)
Phone +61 3 5327 9106
Email m.tuck@federation.edu.au


  • BSc (Hons)
  • PhD University of Nottingham UK


Michael is Associate Professor of Mining Engineering within the School of Engineering and Information Technology at Federation University Australia (formerly the University of Ballarat). Prior to that Michael was a Research Fellow in the Department of Mining Engineering at the University of Nottingham in the UK. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) and a PhD from the University of Nottingham in the UK. Major research interests include; Mine ventilation, heat and mine climate, blasting, water demand management and numerous other areas. Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Society of Mining Engineers, Mine Ventilation Society of Australia and a fellow of the Mine Ventilation Society of South Africa. As well as teaching and research duties at the University, has undertaken a wide range of ventilation consultancies in a number of countries.

Teaching areas

  • Mining Engineering

Extended research profile