A Survey of Wireless Communications and Propagation Modeling in Underground Mines

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Mining and mineral exploration play important roles in the global economy. In mining operations, communication systems play vital roles in ensuring personnel safety, enhancing operational efficiency and process optimization. Over the period 1920-2012, this article surveys the evolution of wireless communications in underground mines, the developments of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/SURV.2013.031413.00130

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@article{EmamiForooshani2013ASO, title={A Survey of Wireless Communications and Propagation Modeling in Underground Mines}, author={Arghavan Emami-Forooshani and Shahzad Bashir and David G. Michelson and Sima Noghanian}, journal={IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials}, year={2013}, volume={15}, pages={1524-1545} }