System Definition

  • Franco OboniEmail author
  • Cesar Oboni


This chapter, System definition shows how to dissect a mining system into macro-elements, elements which are amenable to analyses.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oboni Riskope Associates Inc.RiskopeVancouverCanada

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