Mining Engineering Publications 2016

Elizabeth Holley:

*Fithian, M., Holley, E.A., Kelly, N.M., n.d. Geology, geochemistry, and geochronology of the Marigold Mine, Battle Mountain Trend, Nevada. Invited contribution, accepted with minor revisions; Reviews in Economic Geology: Diversity of Carlin-type Gold deposits, J. Muntean, ed.

Holley, E.A., Bissig, T., Monecke, T., 2016. The Veladero high-sulfidation epithermal gold deposit, El Indio-Pascua belt, Argentina: Geochronology of alunite and jarosite. Economic Geology, v. 111, p. 311-330.

Holley, E.A., Mitcham, C., 2016. The Pebble Mine dialogue: a case study in public engagement and the social license to operate. Resources Policy, v. 47, p. 18-27.

*Huff, D., Holley, E., Guenthner, W., 2017. Evaluating the hydrothermal fluid flow history of the Marigold deposit, Nevada using (U/Th)/He thermochronology. Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Mineral Exploration conference abstracts.

Arora, S., Kaunda, R., Holley, E., Hartlieb, P, *Nicco, M., Nelson, P., 2016. Understanding the effects of microwave irradiation on physical properties of rocks using numerical modeling. Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Foiles, L,. Holley, E., Goldfarb, R., Zhou, W., 2016. Targeting areas of gold favorability through factor analysis of stream sediment data, Fairbanks district, east-central Alaska. Geological Society of America abstracts.

Holley, E.A., *Fithian, M.T., Carver, J., 2016. Geology of the Marigold Deposit, Battle Mountain trend, Nevada: New Exploration Insights for Sedimentary-Rock Hosted Gold. Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, abstracts.

*Huff, D., Holley, E., Guenthner, W., 2016. Constraining the timing of hydrothermal fluid flow at the Marigold deposit, Nevada using (U/Th)/He thermochronology. Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Lowe, J., Holley, E., 2016. A petrographic and geochronologic study of gold mineralization at the Lone Tree deposit, Nevada. Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Meyer, J., Holley, E., Steele, J., 2016, Robotic mapping using LiDAR: Case study from the Edgar Experimental Mine, Idaho Springs, Colorado, Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Meyer, J., Holley, E., Steele, J., 2016. Underground resource prospecting using a semi-autonomous, multi-instrumented robot. Space Resources Roundtable: Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium, abstracts.

*Nicco, M., Holley, E.A., Kaunda, R., Hartlieb, P., Arora, S., Nelson, P.P., 2016. A mineralogical study of rock fracture patterns under thermal loading. Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Pedraza Rojas, J., Holley, E.A., Wendlandt, R., Pfaff, K., Rasumssen, H., 2016. Geologic characterization of the Wharf mine, South Dakota. Geological Society of America abstracts.

Tsuruoka, S., Monecke, T., Reynolds, T.J., Holley, E., 2016. Evolution of the magmatic-hydrothermal system at the Summitville high-sulfidation epithermal Au deposit, Colorado. Geological Society of America abstracts.

*Yu, Y.T., Holley, E.A., Sitchler, A.N., Winterburn, J., 2016. Sequestration of acid-generating mill concentrates, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Geological Society of America abstracts.

 

Rennie Kaunda:

Kaunda, R.B. and Asbury B. “Prediction of rock brittleness using nondestructive methods for hard rock tunneling.”  Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, (2016), Vol 8, No.4, 533-540

Kaunda, R.  “Characterization of under seepage-induced dam erosion due to hydraulic parameters and soil properties using artificial neural network models.” In 59th AEG Annual Meeting Program with Abstracts. Association of Engineering Geologists, Kona, HI, September 2016.

Kaunda, R.  “Extrapolation of a laboratory-based dam failure risk assessment method to the field scale.” In 59th AEG Annual Meeting Program with Abstracts. Association of Engineering Geologists, Kona, HI, September 2016.

Kaunda, R.B., and Wang, F. “Data driven approaches to designing large open pit slopes – lessons from engineering geology." In 50th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. American Rock Mechanics Association, June, 2016.

Kaunda, R.B., Burkhardt, B. and Asbury, B. “Improved model for performance prediction during mechanical excavation in weak rock.” In 50th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. American Rock Mechanics Association, June, 2016.

Peretiatko, A., and Kaunda, R. “Historical developments of true triaxial testing machines – challenges and improvements.” In 50th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. American Rock Mechanics Association, June, 2016.

 

Eunhye Kim:

Kim, E.† and H. Changani (2016) Effect of water saturation and loading rate on the mechanical properties of Red and Buff Sandstones. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 88:23-28.

Kim, E.† and D. Batos (2016) The Water Saturation Effects on Dynamic Tensile Strength in Red and Buff Sandstones Studied with Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar (SHPB), In 2015 International Conference on Advanced Materials, Structures and Mechanical Engineering 165-168.

Kim, E.†. Effects of skew angle on cutting tool temperature increment, wear, and performance. In the SME 2017 annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, Feb. 21, 2017

Kim, E.† and A. Garcia. The changes of fragmentation and energy absorption of Read, Berea and Buff sandstones along loading rates and water content. In the SME 2016 annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, Feb. 22, 2016

 

Jamal Rostami:

Rostami J, 2016. Performance prediction of Hard rock Tunnel Boring Machines (TBM) in Difficult Grounds.Tunneling and Underground Space Technology (TUST), 10.1016/j.tust.2016.01.009.

AbuBakar MZ, Majeed Y, Rostami J, 2016. ”A Effects of rock water content on CERCHAR Abrasivity Index. Journal of Wear, 368-369(2016)132–145

Salimi A, Rostami J, Moormann C, Delisio A, 2016, Application of Non-linear regression analysis and Artificial Intelligence Algorithms for Performance Prediction of Hard Rock TBMs, Tunneling and Underground Space Technology. (In Press)

Kahraman S, Rostami J, Naeimipour A,2016, “Review of Ground Characterization by Using Instrumented Drills for Underground Mining and Construction, Rock Mech Rock Eng (2016) 49:585–602, DOI 10.1007/s00603-015-0756-4

Jang JS, Yoo WS, Kang H, Cho JW, Jeong MS, Lee SK, Cho YJ, Lee JW, Rostami J. 2016, “Cutting Head Attachment Design for Improving the Performance by using Multibody Dynamic Analysis”, Ineternaional Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing.Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 371-377, DOI: 10.1007/s12541-016-0046-4

Hassanpour J; Ghaedi-Vanani AA,; Rostami J; Cheshomi A. 2016 “Evaluation of common TBM performance prediction models based on field data from the second lot of Zagros Water Conveyance Tunnel (ZWCT2)”, Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology (TUST). doi:10.1016/j.tust.2015.12.006

Rostami J*. 2016, “Role of Rock Mass Classification in TBM Performance Prediction, Where Are We Now, Where Are We Heading”. Proceedings of the International Conference on Tunnel Boring Machines in Difficult Grounds (TBM DiGs). 16 - 18 November 2016, Istanbul / TURKEY.

Hassanpour R, Rostami J*, Sohrabian B. 2016. “Prediction of Face Pressure and Required Thrust Force Within TBM Tunneling Through Alluvial Ground”. Proceedings of the International Conference on Tunnel Boring Machines in Difficult Grounds (TBM DiGs). 16 - 18 November 2016, Istanbul / TURKEY.

Rostami J, Kahraman S, Yu X, Copur H, Balci C, Bamford W, Asbury B, 2016, “The relation between uniaxial compressive and Brazilian tensile strength”. Proceedings of EuroRock 2016, August 29-31, Cappadocia, Turkey.

Salimi A, Rostami J. Moormann, C, 2016. “TBM performance prediction in basalt and pyroclastic rocks of Deccan traps, a case study of Maroshi-Ruparel water supply tunnel”. Proceedings of EuroRock 2016, August 29-31, Cappadocia, Turkey.

Naeimipour A, Rostami J, Keller EE, Buyuksagis IS, 2016, “Applications of rock strength borehole probe (RSBP) in underground openings”. Proceedings of EuroRock 2016, August 29-31, Cappadocia, Turkey.

Hassanpour R, Rostami J*, Schmitt J, 2016, “Evaluation improving of ground on preventing of TBM jamming”,  ITA WTC 2016 Congress and 42nd General Assembly, April 22-28, 2016, San Francisco, USA.

Rahbar A, Rostami J*, Roholamin M, 2016, “Impact of Cutter Ring Design On TBM Performance in Exceptionally Hard Rock”,  ITA WTC 2016 Congress and 42nd General Assembly, April 22-28, 2016, San Francisco, USA.

Rahbar A, Rostami J*, Paulzen J, 2016, “Impact of Cutter Ring Design On TBM Performance in Exceptionally Hard Rock”, ITA WTC 2016 Congress and 42nd General Assembly, April 22-28, 2016, San Francisco, USA.

 

Jürgen Brune:

Brune, JF [2016]: Mine Ventilation Networks Optimized for Safety and Productivity in: Hirschi, J., editor, Advances in productive, safe, and responsible coal mining, Elsevier, submitted and in editorial review.

Fig*, MK; Bogin, Jr., GE; Brune, JF; Grubb, JW [2016]: Experimental and numerical investigation of methane flame propagation in cylindrical tubes. Part I. Effects of scaling from laboratory to large-scale field studies. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries Vol. 41, p. 241-251

Saki*, SA; Brune, JF; Gilmore*, RC; Bogin, GE; Jr., Grubb, JW; Marts*, JA [2015]: CFD Study of Face Ventilation Effect on CH4 in Returns and EGZs in Progressively Sealed Longwall Gobs, J South African Institute for Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM), accepted for publication

Rawlings, L; Brune, JF; Mischo H [2016]: Collegiate Mine Rescue: Universal Benefits, Glückauf Mining Report 152 (2016) No. 4, p. 289-293, http://mining-report.de/english/collegiate-mine-rescue-universal-benefits/

Mischo, H; Weyer, J; Becker S; Brune, JF [2016]: Mine emergency response and rescue training courses in modern academic mining engineering programs, Glückauf Mining Report, v. 152 (2016) No. 4, p. 295-303 http://mining-report.de/english/mine-emergency-response-rescue-training-courses-modern-academic-mining-engineering-programs/

Lolon*, SA; Brune, JF; Bogin Jr., GE; Grubb, JW; Saki*, SA; Juganda*, A [2016]: Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation on the Longwall Gob Breathing, in peer review, Int J Min Sci Technol 2017, Vol. 27, Issue 2, March, 2017.

Fig*, MK; Bogin, Jr., GE; Brune, JF; Grubb, JW [2016]: Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Methane Flame Propagation Through Simulated Gob, in peer review, J. Loss Prevention in the Process Industries as part 2 of a two-part manuscript.

Brune, JF and Saki, SA [2016]: Prevention of gob ignitions and explosions in longwall mining using dynamic seals, in peer review, Int J Min Sci Technol.

Zhiteneva*, V; Brune, JF; Mischo, H, Weyer, J; Simon, A [2016]: Reiche Zeche MineWater Geochemistry, International Mine Water Association 2016 Annual Conference, Leipzig, Germany

Brune, JF [2016]: Mine Data Communications:  Distilling Data into Information. Keynote presentation, Wetterkolloquium Symposium FreibergBau, Freiberg, Germany, October 2016

Weyer J; Lee*, J; Brune, JF [2016]: Versuchsstand Luttenleitungen; Wetterkolloquium Symposium FreibergBau, Freiberg, Germany, October 2016

Brune, JF [2016]: What can go wrong with mine refuge chambers? Wetterkolloquium Symposium FreibergBau, Freiberg, Germany, October 2016

Lolon*, SA; Brune, JF; Bogin, Jr., GE; Grubb, JW; Juganda, A [2017]: Gob Breathing in a Bleeder-Ventilated Longwall Panel. 16th North American Mine Ventilation Symposium, Golden, CO, June 2017 (accepted)

Juganda*, A; Brune, JF; Bogin, Jr., GE; Grubb, JW and Lolon*, SA [2017]: CFD Modeling of Longwall Tailgate Ventilation Conditions. 16th North American Mine Ventilation Symposium, Golden, CO, June 2017 (accepted)

Fig*, M; Bogin, Jr., GE; Brune, JF; Grubb, JW [2017]: Effect of Relative Humidity on the Propagation of Methane Flames in the Longwall Gob. 16th North American Mine Ventilation Symposium, Golden, CO, June 2017 (accepted)

Saki, SA [2016]: Gob Ventilation Borehole Design and Performance Optimization for Longwall Coal Mining Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, PhD dissertation, Colorado School of Mines, 2016, 157 p., co-advisor G. Bogin, Jr.

Duddempudi*, V; Goertz*, B; Soares Barreto*, F; Bogin, GE; Jr.,; Brune, J [2016]: Development of a Computational Fluid Dynamics Model for the Design of Pneumatic Dust Sampling Device. Preprint no. 16-148, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Lolon*, S, Brune, JF; Gilmore*, RC; Bogin Jr., GE; Grubb, JW; Saki*, SA; Juganda*, A [2016]: CFD studies on the phenomenon of gob breathing induced by barometric pressure fluctuations. Preprint no. 16-154, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Mull*, A; Weyer J; Mischo, H; Brune, J [2016]: Mine Stopping Construction and Leakage. Preprint no. 16-150, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Gilmore*, RC; Brune, JF; Lolon*, SA; Saki*, SA; Juganda*, A; Zipf RK; Grubb, JW [2016]: Explosive Gas Zone Formation in Underground Coal Longwall Bleeder Ventilated Gobs with an Adjacent Panel using CFD Modeling. Preprint no. 16-159, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Fig*, M, Bogin Jr., GE; Brune, JF; Grubb, JW; Gilmore*, RC [2016]: Methane flame propagation simulation from semi-confined spaces to longwall Gobs - model development and validation. SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016. Paper was submitted but not included in preprints due to an error by the publisher.

Saki*, SA; Brune, JF; Bogin Jr., GE; Grubb, JW; Gilmore*, RC; Lolon*, SA [2016]: Optimization of Gob Ventilation Borehole Completion Parameters. Preprint no. 16-058, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Enright*, CA; Harman*, CS; Brune, JF [2016]: Advanced Life Support in the Mining Environment. Preprint no. 16-153, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Verma*, A; Brune, JF [2016: Face ignitions in US coal mines and prevention technologies. Preprint no. 16-132, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Zhiteneva*, V; Brune, JF; Mischo, H, Weyer J; Simon A [2016]: Water Quality of Reiche Zeche Teaching Mine, Freiberg, Saxony, Germany. Preprint no. 16-063, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Brune, JF [2016]: Mine Ventilation Monitoring – Comparing Best Practices in Australia, Germany and the United States. Preprint no. 16-141, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Mull*, A; Weyer, J; Mischo, H; Brune, J [2016]: Mine stopping construction and leakage; Preprint no. 16-150, SME 2016 Annual Meeting, Phoenix AZ February 2016.

Strebinger*, C, Fig*, M, Blackketter, K, Walz, L, Bogin, Jr., GE, Brune, J, and Grubb, J [2017]: Effect of Simulated Longwall Coal Mine Gob Conditions on the Burning Velocity of Premixed Methane-Air Combustion. SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Lolon*, SA, Brune, JF, Bogin, Jr., GE, Grubb, JW, and Juganda*, A [2017]: Evaluation of Explosive Methane-Air Mixture Leakage from the Gob Due to Atmospheric Changes. SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Juganda*, A, Brune, JF, Bogin, Jr., GE, Grubb, and Lolon*, SA [2017]: CFD Modeling of Longwall Tailgate Ventilation Condition. SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Fig*, M, Bogin, Jr., BG, Brune, JF, Grubb, JW [2017]: Effect of Environmental Factors on the Propagation of Methane Flames in the Longwall Gob. SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Lee*, J; Weyer, J; Brune, JF [2017]: Testing of Ventilation Tubing in an Underground Mine, SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Rockley*, T; Rattmann, L; and Brune JF [2017]: Improving Modern Mining Methods for Moderately Inclined Tabular Deposits, SME Annual Conference and Exhibit 2017, Denver, CO, accepted

Zipf, RK, Gilmore* R and Brune, JF [2016]: Relative Dispersibility Experiments of Rock Dust at the Colorado School of Mines Edgar Mine, CDC NIOSH Contract Number254-2015-M-87914, 42 p

Brune, JF; Goertz, B and Robert, K [2016]: Development of a New Rock Dust Sampling Instrument, Alpha Foundation for the Improvement of Mine Safety and Health, Grant Number: AFC113-01, 105 p., to be submitted Dec. 1.

Mine Data Communications:  Distilling Data into Information. Keynote presentation, Wetterkolloquium Symposium FreibergBau, Freiberg, Germany, October 2016

 

Masami Nakagawa:

M. Arshad, M. Nakagawa and K. Jahan Bakhsh, “Effects of Production Rates on Stresses around Enhanced Geothermal Systems”, Geothermics (in preparation)

K. Bahr and M. Nakagawa, “Stakeholder Network Generation through Diffusion of Opinion, Social Networks (under review)

K. J.  Bakhsh, M. Nakagawa, M. Arshad and L. Dunnington, “Transport    Mechanisms within Thermally Fractured Region of an Enhanced Geothermal System (EGS)”, Geofluids (in preparation)

M. Nakagawa, K. J. Bakhsh, M. Arshad “Beyond Hydrocarbon Extraction: Enhanced Geothermal Systems” in New Frontiers in Oil and Gas Exploration, Elsevier, October, 2016. www.geoth-energ-sci.net/4/1/2016/  doi:10.5194/gtes-4-1-2016   

M.  Nakagawa and Y. Koizumi, “Geothermal heat pump system assisted by geothermal hot spring”, Geothermal Energy Science, 4, 1-10, 2016. www.geoth-energ-sci.net/4/1/2016/  doi:10.5194/gtes-4-1-201

K. Bahr and M. Nakagawa, “The Effect of Bidirectional Opinion Diffusion on Social License to Operate’, Environment, Development and Sustainability, DOI 10.1007/s10668-016-9792-9, April 6, 2016

K. J. Bakhsh, M Nakagawa, M. Arshad, and L. Dunnington, “Modeling Thermal Breakthrough in Sedimentary Geothermal System Using COMSOL Multiphysics”, Proceedings, 41st Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, Californina, February 22-14, 2016.      SGP-TR-209

M. Arshad, M. Nakagawa, K.J. Bakhsh, and L. Dunnington, “ An Insight in Explaining the Stress Distribution in and around EGS”, Proceedings, 41st Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 22-14, 2016.  SGP-TR-209

P. Dixon and M. Nakagawa, “Geothermal Energy for Mining in Chile: Current Situation and Opportunities”, Proceedings, 41st Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 22-14, 2016.  SGP-TR-209         

L. B. Dunnington, M. Nakagawa, M. Arshad, and K. J. Bakhsh, “ Using Mine Heat to Bolster Efficiency and Lifetime of SRB Bioreactors”, Proceedings, 41st Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 22-14, 2016.  SGP-TR-209

 

 

 

 

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