TITLE

Mine of innovation

AUTHOR(S)
Excell, Jon
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);5/3/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7674, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a team of British engineers are to join forces with mining companies to develop technology that uses high-power microwave pulses to make rocks easier to grind. Participation of researchers from the University of Nottingham and power and sensing specialist e2v Technologies; Current technology inefficient and requires substantial electrical energy.
ACCESSION #
17814576

 

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