Simulation and Control of the Underground Coal Gasification Process

Principal Investigator’s Organization (PIO):

Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad

Principal Investigator (PI):

Dr. Muhammad Aamer Iqbal Bhatti, Dr. Raza Samar


A software was developed and deployed at the Thar Coal project site to control the combustion process for gasification of coal. Project had national significance because Dr. Samar Mubarik and his team also worked on coal gasification process. The software was able to monitor & control burning of coal for gasification.