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)
Detection of Zones Based on Ore and Gangue Using Fractal and Multivariate Analysis in Chah Gaz Iron Ore Deposit, Central Iran
201. Detection of Zones Based on Ore and Gangue Using Fractal and Multivariate Analysis in Chah Gaz Iron Ore Deposit, Central Iran

M. Mirzaie; P. Afzal; A. Adib; E. Rahimi; Gh. Mohammadi

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 453-466

Abstract
  Detection of mineralized zones based on ores and gangues is important for mine planning and excavation operation. The major goal of this research work was to determine the zones based ...  Read More
Comparison of various knowledge-driven and logistic-based mineral prospectivity methods to generate Cu and Au exploration targets Case study: Feyz-Abad area (North of Lut block, NE Iran)
202. Comparison of various knowledge-driven and logistic-based mineral prospectivity methods to generate Cu and Au exploration targets Case study: Feyz-Abad area (North of Lut block, NE Iran)

S. Saadat

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 611-629

Abstract
  Motivated by the recent successful results of using GIS modeling in a variety of problems related to the geosciences, some knowledge-based methods were applied to a regional scale mapping ...  Read More
Desulfurization of coal by HNO3 leaching: Optimization of influential factors using Box-Behnken design
203. Desulfurization of coal by HNO3 leaching: Optimization of influential factors using Box-Behnken design

S. Shahraki; M. Karamoozian; A. Azizi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 657-665

Abstract
  Sulfur is one of the most significant impurities in coal, which reduces the quality of coal and also results in environmental pollution. This work was aimed to investigate the removal ...  Read More
Ant colony algorithm as a high-performance method in resource estimation using LVA field; A case study: Choghart Iron ore deposit
204. Ant colony algorithm as a high-performance method in resource estimation using LVA field; A case study: Choghart Iron ore deposit

H. Moini; F. Mohammad Torab

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 667-678

Abstract
  Kriging is an advanced geostatistical procedure that generates an estimated surface or 3D model from a scattered set of points. This method can be used for estimating resources using ...  Read More
Behavior of a hydraulic fracture in permeable formations
205. Behavior of a hydraulic fracture in permeable formations

A. Abdollahipour; M. Fatehi Marji; H. Soltanian; E. A. Kazemzadeh

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 893-904

Abstract
  The permeability and coupled behavior of pore pressure and deformations play an important role in hydraulic fracturing (HF) modeling. In this work, a poroelastic displacement discontinuity ...  Read More
Application of cut set method to reliability evaluation of mine ventilation networks
206. Application of cut set method to reliability evaluation of mine ventilation networks

Z. Rezaei; M. Ataee-pour; H. Madani

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 947-966

Abstract
  Providing a fresh and cool airflow in underground mines is one of the main concerns during mining. Destruction of support systems, the presence of undesirable objects in the airway ...  Read More
Iron leaching from bauxite ore in hydrochloric acid using response surface methodology
207. Iron leaching from bauxite ore in hydrochloric acid using response surface methodology

soghra salehi; M. Noaparast; S.Z. Shafaei; A. Amini; A. Heidarnia

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 103-108

Abstract
  In this work, hydrochloric acid is used to remove iron impurities in the bauxite ore contained in the diasporite mineral located in the Sari region. The bauxite ore was calcined at ...  Read More
Monitoring and assessment of pollutants resulting from bench-blasting operations
208. Monitoring and assessment of pollutants resulting from bench-blasting operations

J. Abdollahisharif; E. Bakhtavar; H. Nourizadeh

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 109-118

Abstract
  Nitrogen oxides and carbon monoxide gases together with dust are known as the major pollutants arising during the blasting operations using the ammonium nitrate-fuel oil (ANFO) explosive ...  Read More
Identification of groundwater contamination sources of Lakan lead and zinc mine, Khomain, Iran
209. Identification of groundwater contamination sources of Lakan lead and zinc mine, Khomain, Iran

Feridon ghadimi; Mohammad Ghomi; Abdolmotaleb Hajati

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer 2012, , Pages 121-134

Abstract
  Altogether 20 groundwater samples were collected around the Lakan Pb and Zn mine in Iran. Samples were analyzed for 8 constituents including Fe, Pb, Hg, Mn, Zn, CN, SO4 and Cl using ...  Read More
A quantitative model for evaluation and classification of blastings in open-pit mines
210. A quantitative model for evaluation and classification of blastings in open-pit mines

Seyyed M. Hoseini; F. Sereshki; M. Ataei

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 127-141

Abstract
  By evaluation of the blasting results, a proper blast pattern can be presented. It is, therefore, essential to employ a reliable method to evaluate blastings for the effective control ...  Read More
A comprehensive benchmark between two filter-based multiple-point simulation algorithms
211. A comprehensive benchmark between two filter-based multiple-point simulation algorithms

M. Bavand Savadkoohi; B. Tokhmechi; E. Gloaguen; A.R. Arab-Amiri

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 139-149

Abstract
  Computer graphics offer various gadgets to enhance the reconstruction of high-order statistics that are not correctly addressed by the two-point statistics approaches. Almost all the ...  Read More
Investigation of Bishop’s and Janbu’s Models Capabilities on Slope Stability Problems with Special Consideration to Open-Pit Mining Operations
212. Investigation of Bishop’s and Janbu’s Models Capabilities on Slope Stability Problems with Special Consideration to Open-Pit Mining Operations

A. Alikhani; M. Taheri Moghadder; H. Mohammadi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 161-170

Abstract
  One of the most effective parameters in economics of open-pit mines is the pit slope angle, so that the slope angle more than the optimum value increases the probability of a large ...  Read More
A boundary element/finite difference analysis of subsidence phenomenon due to underground structures
213. A boundary element/finite difference analysis of subsidence phenomenon due to underground structures

S. E. Mirsalari; M. Fatehi Marji; J. Gholamnejad; M. Najafi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 237-253

Abstract
  Analysis of the stresses, displacements, and horizontal strains of the ground subsidence due to underground excavation in rocks can be accomplished by means of a hybridized higher order ...  Read More
Comparison of various extractants for recovery of Copper from Sarcheshmeh Chalcopyrite concentrate Ammonia/Ammonium Carbonate Leaching
214. Comparison of various extractants for recovery of Copper from Sarcheshmeh Chalcopyrite concentrate Ammonia/Ammonium Carbonate Leaching

M. Ghanbari; H. Naderi; M. Torabi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 393-402

Abstract
  Solvent extraction of copper from the copper leach solution obtained from the ammoniacal carbonate leaching of the Sarcheshmeh copper concentrate was carried out, and the performance ...  Read More
Using an experimental drilling simulator to study operational parameters in drilled-cutting transport efficiency
215. Using an experimental drilling simulator to study operational parameters in drilled-cutting transport efficiency

M. Dehvedar; P. Moarefvand; A.R. Kiyani; A. R. Mansouri

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 417-428

Abstract
  Inadequate hole cleaning can lead to many problems in horizontal and directional wells. In this work, we tried to investigate the cutting transport phenomenon by an experimental directional ...  Read More
A field investigation of application of digital terrestrial photogrammetry to characterize geometric properties of discontinuities in open-pit slopes
216. A field investigation of application of digital terrestrial photogrammetry to characterize geometric properties of discontinuities in open-pit slopes

M. M. Samieinejad; N. Hosseini; K. Ahangari

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 455-465

Abstract
  In order to analyze the slope stability in open-pit mines, the structural parameters of rock mass such as persistence and spatial orientation of discontinuities are characterized through ...  Read More
A 3D Discrete Element Analysis of Failure Mechanism of Shallow Foundations in Rocks
217. A 3D Discrete Element Analysis of Failure Mechanism of Shallow Foundations in Rocks

S. Sepehri; R. Shirinabadi; N. Hosseini Alaee; E. Moosavi; A. H. Bangian Tabrizi

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 467-480

Abstract
  In this research work, a 3D numerical modeling technique is proposed based on the 3D particle flow code in order to investigate the failure mechanism of rock foundations. Two series ...  Read More
Effect of temperature as well as heating and cooling cycles on rock properties
218. Effect of temperature as well as heating and cooling cycles on rock properties

M. Hosseini

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 631-644

Abstract
  Temperature has a significant role in many actions performed on rocks. An example would be the effect of temperature on rocks in the burial of nuclear waste, geothermal energy extraction, ...  Read More
Estimation of coal seams gas content for evaluating potential use of methane drainage system in Tabas coal mine
219. Estimation of coal seams gas content for evaluating potential use of methane drainage system in Tabas coal mine

M. Mohtasham Seyfi; J. Khademi Hamidi; M. Monjezi; A. Hosseini

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 667-677

Abstract
  Methane gas emission, accumulation, and explosion are the most important risk factors in underground coal mines. Hence, having a knowledge of methane gas emission potential in underground ...  Read More
Geostatistical estimation to delineate oxide and sulfide zones using geophysical data; a case study of Chahar Bakhshi vein-type gold deposit, NE Iran
220. Geostatistical estimation to delineate oxide and sulfide zones using geophysical data; a case study of Chahar Bakhshi vein-type gold deposit, NE Iran

H. Azmi; P. Moarefvand; A. Maghsoudi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 679-694

Abstract
  Delineation of oxide and sulfide zones in mineral deposits, especially in gold deposits, is one of the most essential steps in an exploration project that has been traditionally carried ...  Read More
Solvent extraction of copper from an industrial sulfate liquor using Chemorex CP-150
221. Solvent extraction of copper from an industrial sulfate liquor using Chemorex CP-150

S. Feizollahi; A. Azizi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 905-916

Abstract
  The extraction behavior of Cu(II) ions from a real sulfate liquor obtained from the heap leaching stage of a copper oxide ore was investigated using a chelating reagent, Chemorex CP-150 ...  Read More
Effects of number of freeze-thaw cycles and freezing temperature on mode I and mode II fracture toughness of cement mortar
222. Effects of number of freeze-thaw cycles and freezing temperature on mode I and mode II fracture toughness of cement mortar

K. Abdolghanizadeh; M. Hosseini; M. Saghafiyazdi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 967-978

Abstract
  Natural and artificial materials including rocks and cement-based materials such as concrete and cement mortar are affected both physically and chemically by various natural factors ...  Read More
Predicting Arsenic Behavior in the Wastewater of Mouteh Gold Plant by Geochemical Modeling
223. Predicting Arsenic Behavior in the Wastewater of Mouteh Gold Plant by Geochemical Modeling

Mohammad Reza Samadzadeh Yazdi; Mohammad Reza Tavakoli Mohammadi; Ahmad Khodadadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2013, , Pages 57-65

Abstract
  Arsenic is one of the heavy metals and nearly all its compounds, especially organic compounds, are toxic. The wide spectrum of diseases caused by this element has led to evaluation ...  Read More
Kinetics of chemical leaching of chalcocite from low-grade copper ore: size-distribution behavior
224. Kinetics of chemical leaching of chalcocite from low-grade copper ore: size-distribution behavior

Hojat Naderi; Mahmoud Abdollahy; Navid Mostoufi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 109-118

Abstract
  Kinetics of the chemical leaching of chalcocite from a low-grade copper ore in a ferric sulfate medium was investigated using the constrained least square optimization technique. The ...  Read More
Dimensionality analysis of subsurface structures in magnetotellurics using different methods (a case study: oil field in Southwest of Iran)
225. Dimensionality analysis of subsurface structures in magnetotellurics using different methods (a case study: oil field in Southwest of Iran)

M. Filbandi Kashkouli; A. Kamkar Rouhani; Ali Moradzadeh; H. Assi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 119-126

Abstract
  Magnetotelluric (MT) method is an electromagnetic technique that uses the earth natural field to map the electrical resistivity changes in subsurface structures. Because of the high ...  Read More