Mine System Engineering

Course Name: 

Mine System Engineering (MN354)


B.Tech (Mining Engg)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)


Introduction to systems concept, analysis and systems engineering. Models in system analysis. Basic concepts of statistical decision theory, Network techniques for mining projects. CPM and PERT techniques. Linear programming. Integer programming. Dynamic programming. Transportation and assignment models. Inventory control. Queuing theory. Simulation techniques for equipment selection and production scheduling. Significance of management information systems in controlling and managing the complicated mining activities


Sharma J.K. Mathematical Models in Operations Research. Tata Mcgraw-Hill, New Delhi, 1989. Cummins . Mining Engineers Handbook, Vol. II SME, AIME, New York.


Mining Engineering

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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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