Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
GIS modelling for Au-Pb-Zn potential mapping in Torud-Chah Shirin area-Iran
76. GIS modelling for Au-Pb-Zn potential mapping in Torud-Chah Shirin area-Iran

M. Ziaii; A. Abedi; M. Ziaei; A. Kamkar Rouhani; A. Zendahdel

Volume 1, Number 1 , Winter 2010

Abstract
  One of the major strengths of a Geographic Information System (GIS) in geosciences is the ability to integrate and combine multiple layers into mineral potential maps showing areas ...  Read More
Assessment of water quality due to Wolfram mining in Portugal
77. Assessment of water quality due to Wolfram mining in Portugal

V. F. Navarro-Torres; R. N. Singh

Volume 1, Number 2 , Summer 2010

Abstract
  Water has an important role in creating pollution problems in the mining regimes influencing the surrounding surface environment. The purpose of this study is to make an assessment ...  Read More
Application of SPI for Modeling energy consumption in Sarcheshmeh SAG and ball mills
78. Application of SPI for Modeling energy consumption in Sarcheshmeh SAG and ball mills

M. Jahani; M. Noaparast; A. Farzanegan; G. Langarizadeh

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2011

Abstract
  In this research, the efficiency of the comminution circuit as well as the efficiency of size classification equipment of the concentrator plant 2 of Sarcheshmeh copper complex was ...  Read More
Subsurface modeling of mud volcanoes, using density model and analysis of seismic velocity
79. Subsurface modeling of mud volcanoes, using density model and analysis of seismic velocity

H.R Baghzendani; H. Aghajani; M. Solimani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 31-39

Abstract
  Detection of subsurface structures by means of gravity method can be used to determine mass distribution and density contrast of rock units. This distribution could be detected by different ...  Read More
Back-calculation of mechanical parameters of shell and balls materials from discrete element method simulations
80. Back-calculation of mechanical parameters of shell and balls materials from discrete element method simulations

Akbar farzanegan; Bahareh Arabzadeh; Vahid Hasanzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 33-40

Abstract
  Discrete Element Method (DEM) is extensively used for mathematical modeling and simulating the behavior of discrete discs and discrete spheres in two and three dimensional space, respectively. ...  Read More
Prediction of the deformation modulus of rock masses using Artificial Neural Networks and Regression methods
81. Prediction of the deformation modulus of rock masses using Artificial Neural Networks and Regression methods

Javad Gholamnejad; HamidReza Bahaaddini; Morteza Rastegar

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2013, , Pages 35-43

Abstract
  Static deformation modulus is recognized as one of the most important parameters governing the behavior of rock masses. Predictive models for the mechanical properties of rock masses ...  Read More
Magnitude of vibration triggering component determines safety of structures
82. Magnitude of vibration triggering component determines safety of structures

SUJIT KUMAR MANDAL; N.K Bhagat; M.M Singh

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 35-46

Abstract
  Transmission of blast waves is a complex phenomenon and the characteristics vary with blast design parameters and geo-technical properties of medium. Frequency of vibration and triggering ...  Read More
Development of a mechanical earth model in an Iranian off-shore gas field
83. Development of a mechanical earth model in an Iranian off-shore gas field

E. Bozorgi; D. Javani; M. Rastegarnia

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 37-46

Abstract
  Wellbore instability is a quite common event during drilling, and causes many problems such as stuck pipe and lost circulation. It is primarily due to the inadequate understanding of ...  Read More
A new model for mining method selection based on grey and TODIM methods
84. A new model for mining method selection based on grey and TODIM methods

H. Dehghani; A. Siami; P. Haghi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 49-60

Abstract
  One of the most important steps involved in mining operations is to select an appropriate extraction method for mine resources. After choosing the extraction method, it is usually impossible ...  Read More
Identification of geochemical anomalies associated with Cu mineralization by applying spectrum-area multi-fractal and wavelet neural network methods in Shahr-e-Babak mining area, Kerman, Iran
85. Identification of geochemical anomalies associated with Cu mineralization by applying spectrum-area multi-fractal and wavelet neural network methods in Shahr-e-Babak mining area, Kerman, Iran

B. Shokouh Saljoughi; A. Hezarkhani

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 49-73

Abstract
  The Shahr-e-Babak district, as the studied area, is known for its large Cu resources. It is located in the southern side of the Central Iranian volcano–sedimentary complex in ...  Read More
A Comparative Study of SVM and RF Methods for Classification of Alteration Zones Using Remotely Sensed Data
86. A Comparative Study of SVM and RF Methods for Classification of Alteration Zones Using Remotely Sensed Data

N. Mahvash Mohammadi; A. Hezarkhani

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 49-61

Abstract
  Identification and mapping of the significant alterations are the main objectives of the exploration geochemical surveys. The field study is time-consuming and costly to produce the ...  Read More
Simulation of tunnel boring machine utilization: A case study
87. Simulation of tunnel boring machine utilization: A case study

S. Moosazadeh; H. Aghababaie; Seyed H. Hoseinie; B. Ghodrati

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 53-60

Abstract
  Utilization is one of the main managerial factors that is applied for construction process analysis well. It directly affects the project duration and construction costs. Therefore, ...  Read More
Collectorless flotation of Chalcocite by controlling redox potential
88. Collectorless flotation of Chalcocite by controlling redox potential

sima razmjouee; mahmood abdollahy; seyed mohammad javad koleini

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer 2012, , Pages 99-102

Abstract
  Using microflotation method, this study explored the collectorless flotation of Chalcocite and its dependence on the redox potential of pulp . Electrochemical studies were performed ...  Read More
Pit lakes as an end use of mining: A review
89. Pit lakes as an end use of mining: A review

Anhay Soni; B. Mishra; Siddharth Singh

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, , Pages 99-111

Abstract
  Theoretical review of ‘mining pit lakes’ indicates that like natural lakes such lakes display a huge diversity. They are typically in a non-equilibrium state with respect ...  Read More
A new algorithm for optimum open pit design: Floating cone method III
90. A new algorithm for optimum open pit design: Floating cone method III

ebrahim elahi; Reza Kakaie; amir yusefi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Summer 2011, , Pages 118-125

Abstract
  Ultimate limits of an open pit, which define its size and shape at the end of the mine’s life, is the pit with the highest profit value. A number of algorithms such as floating ...  Read More
An applied comparison between conventional pre-dispersed solvent extraction (PDSE) contactors and new dissolved nitrogen PDSE (DNPDSE) ones
91. An applied comparison between conventional pre-dispersed solvent extraction (PDSE) contactors and new dissolved nitrogen PDSE (DNPDSE) ones

M. R. Tavakoli Mohammadi; Seyed M. J. Koleini; M. Abdollahy

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer 2015, , Pages 159-168

Abstract
  Efforts to increase the mass transfer coefficient, enhance the contact area, and decrease the power input of contractors have given risen to the development of the pre-dispersed solvent ...  Read More
Prediction of slope stability using adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system based on clustering methods
92. Prediction of slope stability using adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system based on clustering methods

H. Fattahi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 163-177

Abstract
  Slope stability analysis is an enduring research topic in the engineering and academic sectors. Accurate prediction of the factor of safety (FOS) of slopes, their stability, and their ...  Read More
Application of stochastic programming for iron ore quality control
93. Application of stochastic programming for iron ore quality control

J. Gholamnejad; A. Azimi; M.R. Teymouri

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 331-338

Abstract
  Stockpiling and blending play a major role in maintaining the quantity and quality of the raw materials fed into processing plants, especially the cement, iron ore and steel making, ...  Read More
Application of fractal modeling to delineate alteration zones and lithological units in Masjed-Daghi Cu-Au porphyry deposit, NW Iran
94. Application of fractal modeling to delineate alteration zones and lithological units in Masjed-Daghi Cu-Au porphyry deposit, NW Iran

H. Nikoogoftar Safa; A. Hezarkhani

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 339-356

Abstract
  In this paper, we aim to present a quantitative modeling for delineating the alteration zones and lithological units in the hypogene zone of Masjed-Daghi Cu-Au porphyry deposit (NW ...  Read More
A new method to consider spatial risk assessment of cross-correlated heavy metals using geo-statistical simulation
95. A new method to consider spatial risk assessment of cross-correlated heavy metals using geo-statistical simulation

M. Sakizadeh; M. T. Sattari; H. Ghorbani

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 373-391

Abstract
  The soil samples were collected from 170 sampling stations in an arid area in Shahrood and Damghan, characterized by prevalence of mining activity. The levels of Co, Pb, Ni, Cs, Cu, ...  Read More
Development of Geometallurgical Indices for Semi-Autogenous Grinding at Sarcheshmeh Porphyry Copper Mine
96. Development of Geometallurgical Indices for Semi-Autogenous Grinding at Sarcheshmeh Porphyry Copper Mine

S. Mohammadi; B. Rezai; A. A. Abdolahzadeh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 375-385

Abstract
  Geometallurgy tries to predict the instability the behavior of ores caused by variability in the geological settings, and to optimize the mineral value chain. Understanding the ore ...  Read More
Sub-pixel classification of hydrothermal alteration zones using a kernel-based method and hyperspectral data; A case study of Sarcheshmeh Porphyry Copper Mine and surrounding area, Kerman, Iran
97. Sub-pixel classification of hydrothermal alteration zones using a kernel-based method and hyperspectral data; A case study of Sarcheshmeh Porphyry Copper Mine and surrounding area, Kerman, Iran

A. Salimi; M. Ziaii; A. Amiri; M. Hosseinjani Zadeh

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 555-565

Abstract
  Remote sensing image analysis can be carried out at the per-pixel (hard) and sub-pixel (soft) scales. The former refers to the purity of image pixels, while the latter refers to the ...  Read More
A GIS-aided resource estimation of coalfields in Kangal basin, Sivas province, Turkey
98. A GIS-aided resource estimation of coalfields in Kangal basin, Sivas province, Turkey

B. A. Mert

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 581-591

Abstract
  This paper presents the procedures used for determining and defining the tonnage and grade of the coalfields of Kangal basin from the developed GIS-aided block model. In this work, ...  Read More
Determination of optimal bandwidth in upscaling process of reservoir data using kernel function bandwidth
99. Determination of optimal bandwidth in upscaling process of reservoir data using kernel function bandwidth

M. R. Azad; A. Kamkar Rouhani; B. Tokhmechi; M. Arashi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 613-621

Abstract
  Upscaling based on the bandwidth of the kernel function is a flexible approach to upscale the data because the cells will be coarse-based on variability. The intensity of the coarsening ...  Read More
A new 2D block ordering system for wavelet-based multi-resolution up-scaling
100. A new 2D block ordering system for wavelet-based multi-resolution up-scaling

B. Tokhmechi; M. Rabiei; H. Azizi; V. Rasouli

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 817-828

Abstract
  A complete and accurate analysis of the complex spatial structure of heterogeneous hydrocarbon reservoirs requires detailed geological models, i.e. fine resolution models. Due to the ...  Read More