Advanced Mining Geology (CV268)

Course Name: 

Advanced Mining Geology (CV268)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Structural Geology; Dip and Strike, study of folds, faults, Joints, unconformities, Economic Geology; Magmatic, Hydrothermal, Sedimentary, Metamorphic deposits, oxidation and supergene enrichment, study of Gold, Iron, copper, lead, Zinc Chromite, manganese, bauxite, mica, asbestos, magnetite, borytes deposits.
Exploration Geology; Principles, Stage of mineral exploration, Geological, Geophysical, geochemical and remote sensing methods of exploration. Applied Geology; Sampling, guides for locating ore deposits,geological mapping, Hydrogeology.


1) ArogyaSwamy, Courses in Mining Geology, Oxford & IBH, 1988 Bateman A.M., Economic mineral deposits, 2) John Wiley & Sons Billings, Structural Geology

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Prof. Subhash C. Yaragal,  Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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