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Mustafa Kumral, Associate Professor McGill University Mining and Materials Engineering 3450 University Street Montreal, QC H3A 0E8 Tel: (514) 398-3224 [email protected] VACANT. VACANT. Retired Executive Members. Bruce A. Wesner Damian Rohraff Jacek Paraszczak F.Bennett McLaughlin Robert J. Lipic Eric Schraml


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→ Mining Engineering, → Industrial Engineering, → Computing Science, or → Operations Research. Fluent in English, High TOEFL or IELTS scores. Reasonable publication record for PhD applicants. Proficiency in computer programming in MATLAB or C++. Experience in mathematical programming & simulation is an advantage.


Mine Multiphysics

An article entitled "Analysing equipment allocation through queuing theory and Monte-Carlo simulations in surface mining operations" by D. Sembakutti, M Kumral and AP Sasmito is published in International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering. Congratulations Dilip!


Mustafa Kumral Home Page

As a Professor in Mining, Mustafa taught mineral economics; open pit mining; mine project and valuation; operation research, and geostatistics. Over the years, Dr Kumral has published many refereed journal papers and conference papers. Dr. Kumral obtained his Ph.D. from the Department of Mining and Mineral Engineering at the University of Leeds ...


A Practical Approach to Mine Equipment ... - SpringerLink

Jun 22, 2016· Equipment sizing is a developed field of mining engineering, which considers all aspects related to productivity, and grade distribution. Current methods of equipment sizing consider block dilution, but do not analyze the impact of the selectivity changes on practical dig-limits.


A heuristic approach to optimal design of an underground ...

Fig. 1 depicts a series of important technical stages and primary activities which belongs to these stages of a typical underground mining project. Stope layout optimisation lies within mine planning stage, and it is the most pivotal activity as the optimal stope layout impacts the value maximisation in the subsequent stope production scheduling step, and guides the productivity of the mine ...


Mustafa Kumral, P.Eng. | Faculty of Engineering - McGill ...

Dr. Kumral has over 20 years of experience in mining engineering research and teaching in Canada, the United Kingdom, and Turkey including surface mining; mine system optimization; reliability and maintenance analysis, and mine risk analysis. As a professor in Mining, Dr. Kumral …


Mining and Geological Engineers : Occupational Outlook ...

Apr 13, 2018· Mining and geological engineers design mines to safely and efficiently remove minerals such as coal and metals for use in manufacturing and utilities. Many mining and geological engineers work where mining operations are located, such as mineral …


Minerals | Special Issue : Applied Mineral Economics ...

Department of Mining and Materials Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0E8, Canada ... The process can be interpreted as an operation portfolio. Mining enterprises also have a project portfolio consisting of licensing, exploration, development, extraction, and closure. ... Dr. Mustafa Kumral Guest Editor.


An Approach to Reliability Allocation Problem in a Mining ...

The 19th International Mining Congress and Fair of Turkey, 1MCET2005, İzmir, Turkey, June 09-12, 2005 An Approach to Reliability Allocation Problem in a Mining System M. Kumral Department of Mining Engineering, Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey ABSTRACT: Throughout the design of a mine system, the reliability of system should be assessed. When the


Mining engineering - Wikipedia

Mining engineering is an engineering discipline that applies science and technology to the extraction of minerals from the earth. Mining engineering is associated with many other disciplines, such as mineral processing, Exploration, Excavation, geology, and metallurgy, geotechnical engineering and surveying.


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Dr. Kumral taught mineral economics; open pit mining; mine project and valuation; and operation research. Over the years, Dr. Kumral has published many refereed journal and conference papers. In 2000, Dr. Kumral obtained his Ph.D. from the Department of Mining and Mineral Engineering at the University of Leeds, UK.


Cost analysis of material handling systems in open pit ...

Mustafa Kumral has a Ph.D. in mining engineering from the University of Leeds. He currently works as an associate professor at McGill University. Dr. Kumral has over 25 years' experience in mining research and education. His research areas are mineral economics and …


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Mining Engineering Online. Mining Engineering offers a full array of affordable advertising with tremendous reach within the global professional mining industry. Average circulation figures which includes subscribers, SME members and bonus distribution at key industry event worldwide are currently at 17,000 copies for each of twelve monthly issues.


MIME 290 Industrial Work Period 1 (2 credits) | eCalendar ...

Mining & Materials Engineering : A four-month work period in the mineral industry, to expose the student to an industrial environment. Candidates will receive basic industrial training. A complete report must be submitted at the end of the term. Terms: Fall 2016, Winter 2017, Summer 2017


Mining goes Digital: Proceedings of the 39th International ...

Dr. Ernest Baafi holds PhD in Mining Engineering from University of Arizona, MS in Mining Engineering from Penn State University, US and BE, ACSM from Camborne School of Mines, Cornwall, UK. He is Associate Professor in Mining at University of Wollongong, Australia where he is currently the Academic Program Director in Mining Engineering.


Maintenance Plan for a Fleet of Rotary Drill Rigs ...

1 FACULTY OF MINING ENGINEERING, SAHAND UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, TABRIZ, IRAN 2 FACULTY OF MINING ENGINEERING, PETROLEUM & GEOPHYSICS ... Kumral M., 2005. Reliability-based optimization of a mine production system using genetic algorithms. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries; 18, 186-189.


Steady growth in two important areas of Faculty life ...

Jul 26, 2019· • Mining Engineering Professor Mustafa Kumral, a graduate of Hacettepe, Cukurova and Leeds universities, has developed mathematical algorithms to assess the risks associated with a particular mining project. His research fills a gap between mining engineering and mineral economics, integrating business and technical concerns to give a broad ...


Mustafa Kumral's research works | McGill University ...

Mustafa Kumral's 53 research works with 68 citations and 2,757 reads, including: A planning approach for polymetallic mines using a sublevel stoping technique with pillars and ultimate stope limits


Analysis of Mining Engineering Data Using Robust ...

Ordinary least squares (OLS) regression is an estimation technique widely used in mining research to model relationship among a dependent variable and a set of explanatory variables. However, OLS is...


17th Geostatistical Simulation of a Quarry - MADEN

17th International Mining Congress and Exhibition of Turkey- IMCET2001, ©2001, ISBN 975-395-417-4 Geostatistical Simulation of a Quarry M.Kumral Department of Mining Engineering, Inonu University, Malatya / TURKEY ABSTRACT: Mine production scheduling requires quantification of the variability of the attributes of the


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Mining Engineering is an exciting field for the sheer number of possibilities it presents. It ranges on a broad spectrum of engineering skills including mechanical, electrical, geophysical, computer science, and …


Mustafa Kumral, P. Eng. | Mining Engineering - McGill ...

Associate Professor Dr. Kumral has over 20 years of experience in mining engineering research and teaching in Canada, United Kingdom (UK), and Turkey including surface mining; mine system optimization; reliability and maintenance analysis, and mine risk analysis. As a Professor in Mining, Dr. Kumral taught mineral economics; open pit mining; mine project and valuation; and


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B.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, Mining Engineering, 1981 : M.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, Geological Engineering, 1984 : ... Dr. Mustafa Kumral, Assoc.Prof. Volcanic rocks and their genesis, Genesis of sedimentary and hydrothermal ore deposits, Massive sulfur deposits and gold occurrences, Industrial raw minerals, Environmental ...


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Congratulations to Mahmoud, Saad and Leyla for receiving 2017 Mining and Materials Engineering Graduate Excellence and Silver Awards. Clockwise, from top left: Profs. Sasmito, Hassani, Kumral; Mahmoud, Saad, Asli, Leyla, Burak. Prof. Sasmito presented project report at UDMN Symposium, Sudbury Dec 2017.


A Modern Tool for Modelling and Optimisation of Production ...

Mining Engineering 382, 107---114 1986 3 ... Kumral, M.: Reliability-based optimisation of a mine production system using genetic algorithms. J. Loss Prevention Process Indust. 183, 186---189 2005 21 Lemelin, B., Abdel Sabour, S.A., Poulin, R.: An integrated …


MIME 291 Industrial Work Period 2 (2 credits) | eCalendar ...

Mining & Materials Engineering : A four-month industrial work period in a mining company, research laboratory or government agency. The student will receive formal industrial training in a technical position. A complete report must be submitted at the end of the …


A RELIABILITY ALLOCATION MODEL AND APPLICATION IN ...

A RELIABILITY ALLOCATION MODEL AND APPLICATION IN DESIGNING A MINE VENTILATION SYSTEM* J. CHENG,** F. ZHOU AND S. YANG College of Safety Engineering, China University of Mining & Technology, Xuzhou, Jiangsu, 221116, China Email: [email protected] Abstract– A mine ventilation system is an important component of an underground mining system.


International Journal of Mining Science and Technology ...

Special Issue on Advances in Mine Safety Science and Engineering. Edited by Hani Mitri. S. Volume 27, Issue 4, Pages 589-722 (July 2017) ... Special issue on advances in mine safety science & engineering. Editorial Open access ... select article Numerical simulation of gas migration into mining-induced fracture network in the goaf.


Grade control in multi-variable ore deposits as a quality ...

Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to provide a decision-making tool on where to send mining parcels extracted in such a way as to minimize losses arising from mis-classification. The problem is complicated because actual values of mining parcels cannot be known and the decision is made on the basis of the estimation/simulations of the parcels generated from sparse data.