Computer Applications in the Mineral Industries

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  • Copyright: 2001-01-01
  • Publisher: CRC Press

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This text covers the use of computer applications in the mineral industries, encompassing topics such as the use of computer visualization in mining systems and aspects such as ventilation and safety.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. XVII
Organization Comittee and Advisory Boardp. XIX
APCOM International Councilp. XXI
Geostatistics, resource estimation and ore body modeling
Valuation of recoverable resources by Kriging, direct condition or simulationp. 3
A wireline property indexp. 9
Restricted Kriging as a combination of OK and IKp. 15
Evolution of computerized resource estimation at Bingham Canyon, Utahp. 25
Correlation of material property and quality variables in a gravel depositp. 31
A new calculation of mineral reserves and examination of mineral reserves method--SD methodp. 35
The SAMREC Code seen in a global contextp. 39
Maximum profitability with minimum risk and effortp. 45
Three dimensional variogram modeling and Krigingp. 51
Predicting ore grades in cave rock for large scale sublevel cavingp. 57
Computation of global estimation variance in mineral depositsp. 61
Geostatistics application for environmental modelling of coal mining area in Vietnamp. 67
Interpolation incorporating both spatial association and singularityp. 71
Comparing of 3D reconstructed ore bodiesp. 75
Risk in stripping ratio estimationp. 81
Open pit mining risk measured by stochastic simulationp. 87
Yongping Copper Mine geological modeling with Mine-Sightp. 93
Approaching resource classification: General practices and the integration of geostatisticsp. 97
Development of integrated exploration methods: An inspiration derived from the study of palaeodrainage on the Gawler Craton, South Australiap. 107
Identification system of fault with seismic data and its applicationp. 111
Computational modelling of hydrothermal ore-forming fluid migration in complex earth structuresp. 115
Technology of coal field 3D high-resolution exploration and its applicationp. 121
A technological survey management of modern mine industryp. 125
A configuration software of observation system on mine water flowp. 129
New technologies in geology and engineer-geology processing in mine producingp. 133
Application of computer in the coal mine drilling engineeringp. 137
MAP: A method of multiattributive prognostication of mineral resources estimationp. 141
High resolution detecting of the small faults on the thick coal seam face based on electromagnetic wave computerized tomographyp. 145
Estimation of mining width for a platinum minep. 149
Coal resource evaluation and management information system in underground minesp. 155
Fuzzy evaluation on geological conditions of coal seam in Chinap. 159
Fault recognition based on improved BP neural networkp. 163
Application of GIS to water-filling in Xiaotun coal mine, Fengfeng Mine Bureau, Chinap. 167
Visual MODFLOW and prevention and cure of mine-waterp. 171
Development of analytical system of coal quality and coal speciesp. 175
Computerized mine modeling and planning at Jiangxi Copper Company Limited minesp. 179
The computer monitor-control and collection-processing system in UCGp. 183
Planning and design for surface and underground mine
A Windows program for incorporating slope design in open pit optimisationp. 189
AI-based comprehensive optimization technology for mining systems analysisp. 197
Integrating conditional simulation and stochastic programming: An application in production schedulingp. 203
Genetic algorithm for the determination of development system in minep. 209
Establishment of productive blasthole model and its application in open pitp. 213
Design of open-pit phases with consideration of schedule constraintsp. 217
The mathematical model of optimal processing of ore bloc with components structurep. 223
The optimal dispath from the faces for stablization of ore-stream qualityp. 229
Two-level mineralogical and technological modeling of deposits for planning of open mining operationsp. 235
Integrating fault uncertainty into longwall design and planningp. 239
Suboptimal solutions in practical operations-research applicationsp. 245
Optimization of pit limit designs by the newly developed BPITC approachp. 249
Optimization of grouped open pitsp. 257
Optimizing ultimate open pit limits with quality constraintsp. 261
Analysis of maximum flow algorithms for ultimate pit contour problemsp. 267
Production planning for underground mining operation under uncertaintyp. 273
Water quality prediction model in open limestone systemsp. 279
DEM study of the drawing law in longwall top-coal caving miningp. 283
The module of CAD software system in mining and its applicationp. 287
Decision support system of coal mine exploitation dispositionp. 291
A theorem on open-pit planning optimization and its applicationp. 295
A criteria to optimize mine production ratep. 299
Development and application of optimum open-pit limits software for the combined mining of surface and undergroundp. 303
Mining systems simulation, computer visualization and virtual reality
System modeling and simulation of processes for visualizationp. 309
A regional 3D, computer based sedimentological model of the Permian, Witbank Coalfield, South Africap. 315
Visualisation of opencast mine planningp. 319
Stereoscopic 3D-display for mine planning and geological modelingp. 323
4-Dimensional computer visualisation as an aid in mining educationp. 329
A decision support system of open pit mining and its applicationp. 333
Computer aided blast design and information management applied to open pit narrow vein mining at Cerro Vanguardiap. 337
Simulative analysis for deep-sea nodule lifting systemsp. 343
Achievement of mining-excavation plan in computer simulation systemp. 347
Integration of numerical codes and mine planning software in visualization of 2D bench blastingp. 351
Computer simulation of ore passp. 355
Variabilized technology's application in mine-machine CADp. 359
Interactive landscape design modeling tool in the three-dimensional visualization environmentp. 363
The development of an information management system for the improvement of drilling and blasting in mining operationsp. 367
The evolution of an integrated data-visualization environment for mining with the VTK open-source libraryp. 373
Automatic truck/shovel status distinguishing and real-time optimized dispatching system for surface mine operationsp. 379
A composite ore-drawing intelligent system for sublevel cavingp. 383
Virtual reality of integrated mechanized top coal caving machine in longwallp. 387
Research and development in SIMBERG supporting platformp. 391
Mine transport and equipment
Data mining VIMS data for information on truck conditionp. 397
Databases optimization and comparison in mining equipment database developmentp. 403
A closed loop control concept for the correction of the conveyor belt positionp. 407
Computer-aided determination of dynamic loads in a longwall shearer's cutting systemp. 413
Computer applications in engineering, operation and control of high performance shearer or plow longwall systemsp. 417
Simulation on the starting of belt conveyorp. 423
Numerical study on explosive welding for urgent pipe repairp. 427
The trend of computer's application in shearer viewed from usage of FEM in the gearp. 431
A computer-integrated system for remote monitoring, management and spatial navigation of machines at the 'Majdan III' open pitp. 435
Automation of monitoring of technological process of excavator-draglinep. 441
Full digital computer automatic implement of fault inspection and intelligent monitoring for mine hoistp. 445
The research of Enterprise Information System intelligence structure based on Purvey-chainp. 449
The computer system of monitoring parameters of coal mine substationp. 453
Mineral processing application
Bubble column measurement and control using electrical tomographyp. 459
The application of CAD to AI software's exploitation in dry coal plantp. 465
Research on making formed coke with old lignite in general temperaturep. 469
Ion exchange resins in the gold beneficiationp. 473
The detection and computer identification of moving speed of working face of UCGp. 477
Online measurement technologies for the rapid quality determination of coalp. 481
Predicting the performance of coal flotation by using the features of froth imagep. 487
Geological data analysis for mineral processing: Dragging metallurgy into the twenty-first centuryp. 491
Study on quality management performance assessment of coal preparation plantp. 495
Prediction of reflectance spectrum for kaolin oresp. 499
Flotation optimizing control system in Huaibei Coal Preparation Plantp. 503
Criterion for efficacy of separation of a pourable material into N componentsp. 507
Algorithms for optimization of classification of a pourable material into N componentsp. 509
The mechanism for selecting mining-metallurgical waste refining investment projectsp. 511
Research on CAPP system of coal preparation plantp. 517
Automatic control of flotation based on the multi-stream measurementp. 521
An optimizing control system for coal slurry floatation based on ash on-line measurementp. 525
Ventilation and safety
An application of classification technique to heart rates of miners in escapewaysp. 531
Real-time information acquisition and communication technology during mine rescuep. 535
Computer simulation on flow reversal during ascensionally ventilated firep. 539
Selection of fan or fan location in ventilation of long drivagesp. 543
Firedamp drainage optimization using geotechnical and CFD modelling techniquesp. 549
Study of the economic head-on velocity of shell-tube-air-cooler for minep. 555
Productivity and occupational safety in the Greek lignite miningp. 559
Computer simulation of spontaneous combustion process of crushed coals around the tailgate close to gob at fully mechanized LTCC facesp. 565
Numerical analysis on rules of dynamic gas emission during boring processp. 569
Research on the KJ52 multimedia safety monitoring system in coal minep. 573
GIS-based study on mine safety decision support systemp. 577
Computer applications in rock mechanics, ground control and slope stability
Modern features of the DEM software system--BLOCKp. 583
Discrete element modeling of geomechanical properties of oil sandsp. 587
Changes of the state of stress around the connection of dog headings in relation to in situ measurementsp. 593
Computer application to geothermal resources in Tianjin Cityp. 597
Estimation of in-situ stress in the Latrobe Valley Coal mines with special reference to Loy Yang Mine, Australiap. 601
Analysis of optimum extraction sequence for 4180N rib pillarp. 607
A numerical study of methane production from multi-layered coal seamsp. 613
Support of soft rock tunnel at great depth designed by numerical modeling--A case studyp. 619
A new model and back analysis of initial geostressp. 623
Numerical simulation on grouting material injection into soilp. 627
The measurement of in-situ stress with cores from directional wellp. 631
Stochastic FEM analysis of grouting in fractured rock massp. 635
Chaotic features simulation for rock block slip process by DEMp. 639
Analysis of seepage behavior of the grout into roadway floorp. 643
Progress on 3D triangular boundary element method for Hot Dry Rock geothermal reservoirp. 647
Prediction of the stability and supporting decision in underground engineering based on non-linear rock intelligence system thinkingp. 651
Numerical modelling and microseismic monitoring to improve strata behaviourp. 655
Numerical simulation of mining subsidence used large deformation theoryp. 661
Numerical analysis of burst of soft rock and the rate criterionp. 665
Numerical simulation of truss-bolt reinforcing jointed rock and its applicationp. 669
Numerical simulation of destressing maintenance for a tailentry along gob areap. 673
Mechanical analysis of the rheological fracture extension in rockp. 677
Risk evaluation of rock burst by use of a numerical simulation methodp. 681
Automatic image-processing system of directional broken with dynamic causticp. 685
Quantitative analysis between infrared temperature field and photoelastic stress fieldp. 689
Determination of in-situ stresses by Kaiser Effect under confining pressuresp. 693
Computer numeric simulation of soft rock in Chinap. 697
Neural network application to prediction for borehole stability before drillingp. 701
Some nonlinear numerical models to simulate the coal and coal-methane outburstp. 705
Quick assessment method for the slope stability factor of waste deposit damsp. 709
Environmental engineering, mine closure and restoration
The role of landscape metrics in environmental planning and management of mining activitiesp. 713
Integral system research of prediction of mining subsidencep. 719
Computer simulation of mining subsidence by using fractal interpolationp. 723
A packet of programs for the evaluation of the atmospheric air quality in the areas of coal power plantsp. 727
A new method for mining influence based on fine geologic modelp. 731
Identification algorithms of world countries mineral resources production and consumption dynamics modelsp. 735
The prediction of mining induced subsidence profile by MAP3D--A case studyp. 741
HgEx: Assessing the risk of mercury pollution from artisanal gold minesp. 745
Theory and method of predicting the residual surface subsidencep. 751
Project management, economic analysis and other aspects (such as AI, IT, GPS) of computer applications
Improving safety of off-highway trucks through GPSp. 757
Data mining uses in miningp. 763
Mineral education delivery via the Internetp. 767
Using GIS to model stream water quality and acid loading in West Virginiap. 773
The realization of coal mine spatial management information systemp. 779
Design of an internet-based geotech-information system for coal minesp. 783
Intranet-based multimedia intellectual dispatching system in coal minep. 789
Technical Managers need talents to cope with the electronic age businessp. 793
ARISTOTELES--Comprehensive controlling and accounting software for a Czech construction companyp. 797
How historical costing causes mine inefficiencyp. 803
The research about the architecture of CIMS on the basis of product-supply-linep. 809
Application of grey system theory in mineral economics researchp. 813
ANN-based combination optimization model and application in mineral industryp. 817
Implementation of high performance network computation paradigm based on the HP high-end serverp. 821
Development and application of mine geographical information systemp. 825
Analysis and study of CIMS database system of coal preparation plantp. 829
Evaluation of the sustainable development for mining area by use of ANN approachp. 833
The application of WebGIS technology in coal minep. 837
Dynamic alerting beforehand of the financial crisis of coal enterprises based on system fuzzy selection and artificial neural networkp. 841
Operations research and the art of war by Sun Tsup. 845
The application of computer simulated technology in coal price forecastingp. 847
Mine GIS 3D data modelp. 851
Study of remote staff and employees training network solution based on computer internetp. 855
GIS-applications in the mineral resources managementp. 859
Author indexp. 863
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