Underground Metal Mining

Course Name: 

Underground Metal Mining (MN351)

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mining Engg)

Semester: 

Sixth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)

Content: 

Development and opening up of underground deposits. Choice and suitability of entries. Draw points and ore passes. Different methods of stoping. Problems encountered in deep mines and measures to tackle them. Introduction to solution mining and in-situ leaching. Case studies from Indian Mines.

References: 

Hartman, H.L. John Wiley & Sons, Introductory Mining Engineering. Hustrulid, W.A., SME Handbook on Metalliferous Mining

Department: 

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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