Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5650522
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Mining Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. NAC EMRE ALTUN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Theoretical and practical aspects of extracting ores under in-situ environments regarding mining economics and ore evaluation; elements of leaching phase, including mining preparation of ores; practical aspects of in-situ leaching; reagents and their regenerations and recovery of metals from leach liquor; classroom studies on specific problems as individual or group projects.