Mining Geology (CV203)

Course Name: 

Mining Geology (CV203)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Physical Geology; Interior of the earth, Geological processes, Geological hazards. Mineralogy; physical
properties, Quartz, Silicates, carbonate minerals, petrology; study of Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic rocks.
Stratigraphy; principles, geological time scale, Dharwars, Gondwana, tertiary systems. Paleontology;
fossils and their uses, fossil fuels; coal and petroleum geology


1) Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Pub. Delhi, 6th Edition 2001 2) MukerjeeP.K. A text book of Geology, World Press Pvt. Ltd. 11th Edition, 1990


Civil Engineering

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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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