Mine Surveying

Course Name: 

Mine Surveying (MN202)

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mining Engg)

Semester: 

Third

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)

Content: 

Principles of mine surveying and its scope. Plane and geodetic surveying. Compass surveying. Leveling. Theodolites: Construction and operation. Tests and adjustments. Angle measurement. Errors in measurement. Traversing. Balancing of traverse. Calculation of coordinates and plotting. Contouring, Interpolation of contours. Calculation of areas and volumes. Dip, fault and borehole problems.

References: 

Punmia, Surveying Vol- I & II Kanetkar, Suveying Vol- I & II Ghatak, Mine Surveying – Vol I, II & III.

Department: 

Mining Engineering
 

Contact us

Prof. V. R. Sastry, Head of the Department
Department of Mining Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473051
  • Email: mininghod[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in

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