Mining & Materials Engineering : Uncertainty in modelling orebodies. Conventional modelling methods. Ore reserve estimation and risk. Geostatistical basics. Sequential simulation methods. Fast and efficient simulation of large orebodies. Simulation of multi-element deposits. Simulation of geology. Geometallurgical modelling. Integration and effects on mine planning and financial evaluation. Drilling optimization; reserve classification; grade control. Practical applications.
Terms: Fall 2023
Instructors: Dimitrakopoulos, Roussos G; Yao, Lingqing (Fall)
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor
Not open to students who have taken MIME 425.