Mr. Sammy Ombiro

sammyDesignation: Tutorial Fellow

Areas of Research

Underground Mine planning and design

Geomechanics (soil and rock    mechanics)

Mine Machinery

Mine Ventilation,

Surface Mine planning and design.

Publications
Ombiro S. (2016), Why Stope-and-Pillar and Room-and-Pillar Mining methods are not suitable for orebodies hosted in incompetent rock-A case study.  International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering.

Ombiro S. & Komu J. (2016),  Mineral Sand Handling – Kwale Mineral Sand Project Casestudy.  International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering.

Ombiro S. & Akisa D. (2016)The complexity and uncertainty involved in Mine Planning and Design. Proceedings of the 2016 Mechanical Engineering Conference on Sustainable Research and Innovation

Contacts

sombiro@jkuat.ac.ke