NIT Surathkal Syllabus | Department of Civil Engineering | CV203 MINING GEOLOGY
CV203 MINING GEOLOGY (3-1-0) 4
Physical Geology; Interior of the earth, Geological processes, Geological hazards. Mineralogy; physical
properties, Quartz, Silicates, carbonate minerals, petrology; study of Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic
rocks. Stratigraphy; principles, geological time scale, Dharwars, Gondwana, tertiary systems.
Paleontology; fossils and their uses, fossil fuels; coal and petroleum geology.
Parbin Singh, Engineering and General Geology, Katson Pub. Delhi, 6th edition 2001
Mukerjee P.K. A text book of Geology, World Press Pvt. Ltd. 11th edition, 1990