@article{osti_895022, title = {ONLINE SAG MILL PULSE MEASUREMENT AND OPTIMIZATION}, author = {Rajamani, Raj and Delgadillo, Jose and Duriseti, Vishal}, abstractNote = {The grinding efficiency of semi autogenous milling or ball milling depends on the tumbling motion of the total charge within the mill Utilization of this tumbling motion for efficient breakage of particles depends on the ,

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