Design of Mine Supports

Course Name: 

Design of Mine Supports (MN909)




Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (4-0-0)


Insitu and induced stresses: Methods for determination insitu stresses and instrumentation:. Analysis of induced stresses, Rockmass classification systems, Design of support systems for bord and pillar method and longwall method of working, Rock reinforcement.


Biron C. and Arioglu, E., Design of supports in mines. Kaiser P.K., Rock support in mining and underground construction Chugh Y.P., Ground control in Room & Pillar mining

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 Prof Harsh Vardhan,

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 Department of Mining Engineering, NITKSurathkal
 P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
 Karnataka, India.

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