Mining and Minerals EngineeringPhD

27673
Oviedo – Spain
English, Spanish
PhD 





🌐 Universidad de Oviedo

COVERED DISCIPLINES / SKILLS IN THIS PROGRAM

Mineral Production and Processing Area

7.1 Feed systems and planning
   7.1.1 Understands mineral processing route and feed grade/quality controls
7.2 Grade control
   7.2.1 Applies the quality blending and sampling logic of a site. Understands the implications of marginal stockpiles
7.3 Comminution and sizing
   7.3.1 Recognises the characteristics of different comminution and sizing equipment and their limitations
7.4 Concentrator processes
   7.4.1 Understands and applies knowledge of process steps, applications and limitations
7.6 Recycling and secondary mineral raw materials. Circular Economy
   7.6.2 Capacity to design recycling plants
   7.6.3 knowledge on the supervision and or operating recycling plants
   7.6.4 Ability to perform investigation and development in the field of new materials and new processes
   7.6.6 Knowledge on the regulatory barriers for secondary raw materials
   7.6.7 General knowledge of the principles of circular ecomy, climate change and the recycling market
   7.6.8 Practical knowledge on waste management

Mining Methods Area

4.1 General mining methods
   4.1.1 General knowledge of mining methods and operations
   4.1.4 Understands how the planning, geology and mine operations teams work together