TITLE

Microwaves take the grind out of mineral mining

AUTHOR(S)
Coppinger, Rob
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);5/30/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7628, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a mining technology that uses microwaves to grind rocks easier and to reduce energy consumption. Cost benefits offered by the technology; Use of computer simulation to calculate the power of the microwaves needed.
ACCESSION #
9986522

 

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