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)
Risk assessment of flyrock in surface mines using FFTA-MCDMs combination
1. Risk assessment of flyrock in surface mines using FFTA-MCDMs combination

raziye norouzi masir; Mohammad Ataei; Adel Mottahedi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 January 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2020.9107.1799

Abstract
  The drilling and blasting method is the first choice for rock breakage in surface or underground mines due to its high flexibility against variations and low investment costs. However, ...  Read More
Evaluation of Mine Reclamation Criteria Using Delphi-Fuzzy Approach
2. Evaluation of Mine Reclamation Criteria Using Delphi-Fuzzy Approach

Narges Hajkazemiha; Masoud Monavari; Mohammad Ataei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 August 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2020.9674.1880

Abstract
  Mining and mineral industry have important role in supporting sustainable development of countries. Many countries rely on the income derived from natural resources, but the exploitation ...  Read More
Quantifying roof falling potential based on the CMRR method by incorporating DEMATEL-MABAC method- a case study
3. Quantifying roof falling potential based on the CMRR method by incorporating DEMATEL-MABAC method- a case study

Sadjad Mohammadi; Mohammad Babaeian; Mohammad Ataei; Keramat Ghanbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 November 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2020.9878.1911

Abstract
  This work incorporates the DEMATEL-MABAC method for quantifying the potential of roof fall in coal mines by means of the coal mine roof rating (CMRR) parameters. For this purpose, considering ...  Read More
Dilution risk ranking in underground metal mines using Multi-Attributive Approximation area Comparison (MABAC)
4. Dilution risk ranking in underground metal mines using Multi-Attributive Approximation area Comparison (MABAC)

Majid Mohseni; Mohammad Ataei; Reza Khaloo Kakaie

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 December 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2019.8506.1729

Abstract
  The contamination of ores with wastes or materials of lower than the cut-off grade is referred to as dilution. Dilution is an undesirable phenomenon that, on one hand, reduces the product ...  Read More
Application of Sequential Gaussian Conditional Simulation to Underground Mine Design Under Grade Uncertainty
5. Application of Sequential Gaussian Conditional Simulation to Underground Mine Design Under Grade Uncertainty

F. Sotoudeh; M. Ataei; R. Kakaie; Y. Pourrahimian

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 695-709

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2019.7333.1582

Abstract
  In mining projects, all uncertainties associated with a project must be considered to determine the feasibility study. Grade uncertainty is one of the major components of technical ...  Read More
Studying Relationship between Coal Intrinsic Characteristics in Spontaneous Combustion of Coal Potential Using Crossing Point Temperature Test Method
6. Studying Relationship between Coal Intrinsic Characteristics in Spontaneous Combustion of Coal Potential Using Crossing Point Temperature Test Method

A. Saffari; M. Ataei; F. Sereshki

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 315-333

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.7524.1605

Abstract
  Spontaneous combustion of coal is one of the most horrifying hazards in coal industries, especially in underground coal mines. Thus having a prior knowledge about the occurrence of ...  Read More
Performance evaluation of chain saw machines for dimensional stones using feasibility of neural network models
7. Performance evaluation of chain saw machines for dimensional stones using feasibility of neural network models

J. Mohammadi; M. Ataei; R. Kakaie; R. Mikaeil; S. Shaffiee Haghshenas

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 1105-1119

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.7013.1542

Abstract
  Prediction of the production rate of the cutting dimensional stone process is crucial, especially when chain saw machines are used. The cutting dimensional rock process is generally ...  Read More
Performance evaluation of gang saw using hybrid ANFIS-DE and hybrid ANFIS-PSO algorithms
8. Performance evaluation of gang saw using hybrid ANFIS-DE and hybrid ANFIS-PSO algorithms

A.R. Dormishi; M. Ataei; R. Khaloo Kakaie; R. Mikaeil; S. Shaffiee Haghshenas

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 543-557

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.6750.1496

Abstract
  One of the most significant and effective criteria in the process of cutting dimensional rocks using the gang saw is the maximum energy consumption rate of the machine, and its accurate ...  Read More
Application of harmony search algorithm to evaluate performance of diamond wire saw
9. Application of harmony search algorithm to evaluate performance of diamond wire saw

R. Mikaeil; Y. Ozcelik; M. Ataei; S. Shaffiee Haghshenas

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 27-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.723

Abstract
  Evaluation and prediction of performance of diamond wire saw is one of the most important factors involved in planning the dimension stone quarries. The wear rate of diamond wire saw ...  Read More
A new classification system for evaluation and prediction of unplanned dilution in cut-and-fill stoping method
10. A new classification system for evaluation and prediction of unplanned dilution in cut-and-fill stoping method

M. Mohseni; M. Ataei; R. Khaloo Kakaie

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 873-892

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.6483.1468

Abstract
  Production planning in mineral exploitation should be undertaken to maximize exploited ore at a minimum unplanned dilution. Unplanned dilution reduction is among the ways to enhance ...  Read More
Prediction of the main caving span in longwall mining using fuzzy MCDM technique and statistical method
11. Prediction of the main caving span in longwall mining using fuzzy MCDM technique and statistical method

S. Mohammadi; M. Ataei; R. Khaloo Kakaie; A. Mirzaghorbanali

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 717-726

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.6715.1492

Abstract
  Immediate roof caving in longwall mining is a complex dynamic process, and it is the core of numerous issues and challenges in this method. Hence, a reliable prediction of the strata ...  Read More
Structural analysis of impacting factors of sustainable development in underground coal mining using DEMATEL method
12. Structural analysis of impacting factors of sustainable development in underground coal mining using DEMATEL method

R. Norouzi Masir; R. Khalokakaie; M. Ataei; S. Mohammadi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 567-579

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2017.951

Abstract
  Mining can become more sustainable by developing and integrating economic, environmental, and social components. Among the mining industries, coal mining requires paying a serious ...  Read More
Determination and assessment of coal bed methane potential using rock engineering systems
13. Determination and assessment of coal bed methane potential using rock engineering systems

K. Ghanbari; M. Ataei; F. Sereshki; A. Saffari

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 605-621

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2018.6649.1486

Abstract
  The presence of methane in coal mines is one of the major problems in underground coal mines. Every year, in underground coal mines, a lot of casualties due to outbursts and explosions ...  Read More
A practical approach to open-pit mine planning under price uncertainty using information gap decision theory
14. A practical approach to open-pit mine planning under price uncertainty using information gap decision theory

M. M. Tahernejad; M. Ataei; R. Khalokakaie

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 527-537

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2017.6220.1439

Abstract
  In the context of open-pit mine planning, uncertainties including commodity price would significantly affect the technical and financial aspects of mining projects. A mine planning ...  Read More
A quantitative model for evaluation and classification of blastings in open-pit mines
15. 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.662

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
Maintainability measure based on operating environment, a case study: Sungun copper mine
16. Maintainability measure based on operating environment, a case study: Sungun copper mine

A. Nouri Qarahasanlou; M. Ataei; R. Khaolukakaie; B. Ghodrati; M. Mokhberdoran

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 511-521

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.657

Abstract
  The life cycle cost of a system is influenced by its maintainability. Maintainability is a design parameter, whose operational conditions can affect it significantly. Hence, the effects ...  Read More
Improved prediction of blast-induced vibrations in limestone mines using Genetic Algorithm
17. Improved prediction of blast-induced vibrations in limestone mines using Genetic Algorithm

M. Ataei; F. Sereshki

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 291-304

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.654

Abstract
  Like most limestone mines, which produce the raw materials required for cement companies, the transportation cost of the raw materials used in the Shahrood Cement Company is high. It ...  Read More
Semi-quantitative environmental impact assessment and sustainability level determination of coal mining using a mathematical model
18. Semi-quantitative environmental impact assessment and sustainability level determination of coal mining using a mathematical model

M. Ataei; E. Tajvidi Asr; R. Khalokakaie; K. Ghanbari; M. R. Tavakoli Mohammadi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Summer 2016, , Pages 185-193

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.515

Abstract
  Environmental impact assessment (EIA) has led to the dominance of planners on the natural environment of the regions, providing the possibility of continuously monitoring and controlling ...  Read More
Risk prediction based on a time series case study: Tazareh coal mine
19. Risk prediction based on a time series case study: Tazareh coal mine

M. Mohseni; M. Ataei

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 127-134

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2016.514

Abstract
  In this work, the time series modeling was used to predict the Tazareh coal mine risks. For this purpose, initially, a monthly analysis of the risk constituents including frequency ...  Read More
Ranking sawability of dimension stone using PROMETHEE method
20. Ranking sawability of dimension stone using PROMETHEE method

R. Mikaeil; M. Abdollahi Kamran; G. Sadegheslam; M. Ataei

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer 2015, , Pages 263-271

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2015.477

Abstract
  Predicting the sawability of the dimension stone is one of the most important factors involved in production planning. Moreover, this factor can be used as an important criterion in ...  Read More
Comparison of golden section search method and imperialist competitive algorithm for optimization cut-off grade- case study: Mine No. 1 of Golgohar
21. Comparison of golden section search method and imperialist competitive algorithm for optimization cut-off grade- case study: Mine No. 1 of Golgohar

S. Mohammadi; M. Ataei; R. Khalokakaei; E. Pourzamani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 63-71

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2015.364

Abstract
  Optimization of the exploitation operation is one of the most important issues facing the mining engineers. Since several technical and economic parameters depend on the cut-off grade, ...  Read More
Selection of the best strategy for Iran's quarries: SWOT-FAHP method
22. Selection of the best strategy for Iran's quarries: SWOT-FAHP method

M. M Tahernejad; M. Ataei; R Khalokakaie

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 1-13

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/jme.2012.71

Abstract
  Iran has high potential and unique stone reserves in terms of variety of color, texture, quality, and economic value; nevertheless, in spite of growing mine production during the past ...  Read More