Underground Metal Mining Technology

Course Name: 

Underground Metal Mining Technology (MI351)

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. Introductory Mining Engineering. John Wiley & Sons, 1987. Hustrulid, W.A., SME Handbook on Metalliferous Mining, 1985. Niosh Snowden, Geological and Mining Reports of Underground Metal Mining: VolumeII, Wide Publishing, India, 2016.

Department: 

Mining Engineering
 

Contact us

 Dr. K. Ram Chandar,

 Head
 Department of Mining Engineering, NITKSurathkal
 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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