About Leslie Gertsch

Leslie Gertsch

Prof, asoc
Geosciences&Geological&Pet Eng
203 Rock Mechanics

573-341-7278 | gertschl@mst.edu

Research

Research interests

extra-terrestrial mining and excavation, rock mechanics, mechanical rock cutting, near-Earth objects (NEOs), mine planning, mine equipment selection, planetary surface operations, space resources, space exploration, sustainability of mineral production, Moon, Mars, asteroids, comets

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