Elements of Mine Ventilation
The work draws on the author's nearly thirty years of teaching experience and abiding interest in mechanization of Indian coal mines. This book provides a good appreciation of mine ventilation technology, the importance of which to mine planners cannot be overemphasized. Mine ventilation planning forms a very important part of mine planning. On its correct planning depend not only the safety and future development of the mine but also the health of the miners. This book will prove useful as a reference work to practicing engineers and as a textbook for undergraduate and post-graduate students of mining and mining mechanical engineering.
About the Author: Dr. M. A. Ramlu obtained his B.Sc. from Madras University in 1948, a B.Sc. in Mining Engineering from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), and a PhD in Mining
Engineering from Bergakadamie Clausthal, Germany, 1956. Dr. Ramlu then joined the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in 1958, where he served as a professor and head of the Department of Mining Engineering for over 20 years. He also served as the dean of Sponsored Research and Consultancy, deputy director, and acting director of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, between 1980 and 1987. After retirement in 1987, he settled in Hyderabad, India, and serves as a frequent consultant to the industry and the government. He received the Prof. S. K. Bose Memorial Teaching Award in 2009, the Thacker Coal Mining Gold Mining Medal from the Mines, Metals & Geological Institute of India (MMGI), and the Lifetime Achievement Medal from Mining Engineers' Association of India (MEAI) in 2013. Dr. Ramlu is the author of several books in the area of mining engineering and safety.
- Paperback: 149 pages
- Publisher: White Falcon Publishing ; 1 edition (2018)
- Author: Dr. M.A. Ramlu
- ISBN-13: 9789388459402
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 0.5 x 22.8 cm
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