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Postdisaster Survival and Rescue Research.
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These proceedings consist of papers presented at a Bureau of Mines technology transfer seminar on postdisaster survival and rescue research: (1) an overview of oxygen self-rescuer technology, (2) laboratory environmental testing of chemical oxygen self-rescuers for ruggedness and reliability, (3) chemical oxygen self-contained self-rescuer escape study, (4) medium frequency radio communication system for mine rescue, (5) finding and communicating with trapped miners, (6) Bureau of Mines borehole probes program, and (7) mine personnel locator and in-mine activity controller. Several technology transfer seminars are held each year to bring the latest results of Bureau research to the attention of the mining industry as quickly as possible.
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