International Conference on Deep Excavation, Energy Resources and Production

Department of Mining Engineering, IIT Kharagpur

DEEP16

24th-26th Jan. 2017


Minerals and energy resources are the lifeline for the development and prosperity of a nation. In India, majority of the deposits are lying deep in earth and it throws challenges to mining, civil, and petroleum engineers as well as geologist to extract them safely and economically without compromising the environment.
DEEP16 aims to set a stage to all leading visionaries, strategists and experts from local and global industries, academic and research institutions to deliberate upon the issues and to assist industries by developing commercially viable and innovative technologies.

The objective of DEEP16 is to promote discussion and documentation of technologies, exchange of ideas for development of new technologies under difficult situations. The technical contents are focused on extraction, production of minerals and energy resources with the following conference themes.

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Deadline for full paper submission is 30th November 2016

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About IIT Kharagpur

With a modest start in the Hijli Detention Camp, a symbol of the national struggle for freedom, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has grown during the last 60 years to become a Centre of Excellence in teaching and research in diverse fields of engineering and technology, and has dedicated itself to fulfill the science and technology ambitions of the resurgent India. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP) is set in a sylvan surrounding about 120 km from the City of Kolkata.

The Department of Mining Engineering at IITKGP, set up in 1956, is unique to the IIT system and one of the strongest departments in India in imparting mining engineering education and research. It offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs.

Our Team

Convenor

Dr. K. U. M. Rao

  • Professor
  • Department of Mining Engineering
  • IIT Kharagpur
  • Tel: 0091 9733888099 (M)
  • Fax: 0091 03222 255303
  • Email: umakaranam@gmail.com

Co-Convenor

Dr. Debasis Deb

  • Professor
  • Department of Mining Engineering
  • IIT Kharagpur
  • Tel: 0091 9434701966 (M)
  • Fax: 0091 03222 282700
  • Email: deb.kgp@gmail.com

Co-Convenor

Dr. Abhiram Kumar Verma

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Mining Engineering
  • IIT Kharagpur
  • Tel: 0091 9476433770 (M)
  • Fax: 0091 03222 282700
  • Email: abhiram.verma@gmail.com

contact  information

  • Monday - Friday: 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Address: Department of Mining Engineering, IIT Kharagpur
  • Phone: +91-3222-282281
  • Fax: +91-3222-282700 / 255303
  • Email: info@deep16.in