Current Areas of Emphasis

Mineral Processing
Processing strategies for all types of ores, improving recoveries, fine particle separation.
Mine Ventilation
Ventilation design and arctic issues.
Ground Control
Rock and soil testing underground structure.
Mineral Economics
Reserve estimation, mineral market evaluation.
Computational Tools
Mining data for mine-mill reconciliation, mine optimization.
Ground water modeling and soil remediation.
System Engineering
Production simulation.

MIRL Spotlight

Dr. Subhabrata Dev joins MIRL

MIRL welcomes Dr. Subhabrata Dev who has recently joined us as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Dr. Dev received his PhD in Environmental Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur in 2016. His expertise is environmental bioremediation. His research here at MIRL will include the passive treatment of mine water, and mineral processing.

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  • Mineral Industry Research Laboratory (MIRL)
  • Duckering Building
  • 1760 Tanana Loop
  • PO Box 75 5800
  • Fairbanks, AK 99775-5800, USA