Zhao Yuemin, professor and doctorial supervisor, was born in September, 1961. He gained the Bachelor Degree as a major of Mining Machinery in Jiaozuo Mining Institute in July 1982. He was conferred the Master Degree of Mineral Processing Engineering in CUMT in July, 1985. Then he gained his Doctoral Degree in Mineral Processing Engineering in CUMT in July, 1991. Now he is a vice President of CUMT, and also the leading scientist of state-level key discipline “Mineral Processing Engineering”.
Professor Zhao has devoted himself to the study of clean coal technology for a long time, making great contribution to the field of dry separation of coal and screen technology. He has also initiated the theory of elastic sieving of the moist fine materials and developed the string probability screen and new style flip-flow screen, which have found wide application in the coal mines of our country and have brought about significant economic and social benefits. He has chaired or participated in over 30 scientific research projects, and obtained 7 national technical patents. The achievements in scientific research have brought him the Third Prize of National Invention Award, two First Prizes of Scientific and Technology Progress Award of State Commission of Education. In addition, he has published 3 monographs, for instance, The Theories and Application of Dry Screening, and published about 100 academic papers. In 2001, he was hired as a visiting professor in US Kentucky State University.