Antoine Desmet, PhD, has over 10 years’ experience in the data analytics field. His involvement with the mining industry started as an electronics graduate with JOY underground machinery on data acquisition. He then obtained his PhD from Imperial College London on the topic of Neural Networks with the support of his them employer Joy Global – recently acquired by Komatsu.
The past few years Antoine has spent time working on reliability analytics for surface mining equipment. Building an analytic strategy based on statistical and machine learning models, he aims to cover most fault modes on a machine using less resources, in less time. As the Analytics Manager, Mining Technology and Continuous Improvement he currently leads a team of data scientists, analysts and software developers as he continues his work on reliability analytics for Komatsu’s mining equipment.
Antoine Desmet, Analytics Manager, Mining Technology and Continuous Improvement at Komastsu Australia, will be presenting on ‘If you have to look for the problem, then you are already behind: Anomaly detection’ within the Technology – Mine Optimisation Conference at IMARC. Download the programme.