Applied Mine Surveying

Course Name: 

Applied Mine Surveying (MI260)


B.Tech (Mining Engg)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

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Triangulation: Station marks, signals and towers. Satellite station and reduction to center. Tacheometry: Tangential method and movable bar method. Curve ranging: Different methods of curve ranging. Laying of curves in underground. Aerial photogrammetry, Field astronomy, Correlation survey: Connection of underground and surface survey. Total station. GPS. DGPS. Introduction to Terrestrial Laser Scanner and Drone Surveying.


Punmia, B. C. Surveying Vol- I, II& III, Laxmi Publishers, New Delhi, 2008. Kanetkar, T.P. Suveying, Vol- I, II& III, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 2007.
Ghatak, S., Mine Surveying and Levelling – Vol I, II & III, Coal Field Publishers, Asansol, 2005. Operational Manuals of Lawrence & Mayo, Bangalore.


Mining Engineering

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

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