Automation of process control in thick seam mining with top coal caving

S.A. Kizilov, M.S. Nikitenko, B. Neodzhy, P.I. Nikolaev, I.S. Kuznetsov

The article describes the equipment for top roof caving as items to be automated being a part of a coal face system. The authors propose a concept of an operator mobile workplace for the mining sector based on the combination of brain-machine interface and augmented reality technologies.

№6 (136) 2017

Key words: thick seam, top coal caving, automatic control, operator mobile workplace, brain-machine interface, augmented reality

Mining Industry Journal №6 (136) 2017, p.76