ECON-EARTH RESOURCE INDUSTRIES
Prerequisites: EEE E3101, IEOR E4150, or the instructor's permission. Definition of terms. Survey of earth resource industries: resources, reserves, production, global trade, consumption of mineral commodities and fuels. Economics of recycling and substitution. Methods of project evaluation: estimation of operating costs and capital requirements, project feasibility, risk assessment, and environmental compliance. Cost estimation for reclamation/remediation projects. Financing of reclamation costs at abandoned minesites and waste-disposal post-closure liability.
Department: Earth and Environmental Engineering(EAEE)
Subject: Earth and Environmental Engineering(EAEE)
School: Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Division: School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Course ID: 4361