Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Mine Ventilation and Safety * MDN   202 4 3 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Cemaliye ŞEFLEK
Öğr. Gör.ERCÜMENT BİLGER1. Öğretim Grup:A
In this course; It is aimed at teaching the students information about Mine air detection, hazardous gas and dust out limit values for air furnace, air conditioning circuits, creation, determination of the amount of air entering the stove, and the effect of natural ventilation, air distribution and calculation of the ground, mine fires and measures.
The scope of ventilation, Mine Gases, Mine Powders and Occupational Diseases, Measuring Instruments, Mine Roads of air flow, some of the thermodynamic properties of ventilation, the air in the gallery or in the air pipe flow, the relationship between the amount of air pressure, natural ventilation, ventilators ventilation, the air in Mine Roads Circulation, Mine and the Prevention of Fires, Air Conditioning Accounts.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Having knowledge on mining combination of their theoretical and practical knowledge on applications.
Understand the principles and methods of work safety
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
Explains and uses the basic measurement techniques in mining areas.
Explain technological methods used in discovery, extraction and processing of mines.
Actively uses current techniques and tools in basic mining areas in laboratory lessons.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction ventilation Reading related sources
2 Basıc defınıtıons, purpose and scope Reading related sources
3 Physıcal characterıstıcs of aır, gas laws Reading related sources
4 Thermodynamıc propertıes of some ventılatıon Reading related sources
5 Ventılatıon measurements Reading related sources
6 Mine Gases Reading related sources
7 Dust Fires and Mining climate Reading related sources
8 Mid-Term Exam Studying midterm exam
9 Natural Ventilation Reading related sources
10 Mechanical Ventilation Reading related sources
11 Auxiliary Ventilation Reading related sources
12 Calculatıon of requıred amount of fresh aır Reading related sources
13 Current weather underground organızatıon and network analysıs Reading related sources
14 Current weather underground organızatıon and network analysıs Reading related sources
15 General Repeat Reading related sources
16-17 Term Exams Studying final exam

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