Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
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)
Numerical Analysis and Predictive Modeling Using Artificial Intelligence of the Relaxation Zone Around Hangingwall of Sublevel Open Stopes in Underground Mines

SOUFI amine; zerradi youssef; bahi anas; ouadif latifa; soussi mohamed

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 July 2024


  The aim of this study is to thoroughly analyze the relaxation zone developing around sublevel stopes in underground mines and identify the main parameters controlling its extent. A numerical approach based on the finite element method, combined with the Hoek-Brown failure criterion, was implemented to ...  Read More

Rock Mechanics
Bearing Capacity of Circular Footing Resting on Recycled Construction Waste Materials using ANN Method

Anant Saini; Jitendra Singh Yadav

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 97-114


  The goal of this research work was to use an Artificial Neural Network (ANN) model to predict the ultimate bearing capacity of circular footing resting on recycled construction waste over loose sand. A series of plate load tests were conducted by varying the thickness of two sizes of recycled construction ...  Read More

Predicting Gabal Gattar Uranium Content as a Function of Total Gamma-ray and Thorium Contents using an Artificial Neural Network in Northeastern Desert, Egypt

Abdelrahem Khalefa Embaby; Sayed Gomaa; Yehia Darwish; Samir Selim

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 175-189


  This study aims to develop an empirical correlation model for estimating the uranium content of the G-V in the Gabal Gattar area, northeastern desert of Egypt, as a function of the thorium content and the total gamma rays. Using the recent MATLAB software, the effect of selecting tan-sigmoid as a transfer ...  Read More

Rock Mass Classification Techniques and Parameters: a Review

Areeba Qazi; Kanwarpreet Singh

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 155-178


  The rock mass classification system is utilized to categorize rocks, and has been used in engineering projects and stability investigations. It focuses on the parameters of rock mass and engineering applications, which include tunnels, slopes, foundations, etc. Rock mass classification is valuable in ...  Read More

Use of artificial intelligence techniques to predict distribution of heavy metals in groundwater of Lakan lead-zinc mine in Iran

Z. Bayatzadeh Fard; F. Ghadimi; H. Fattahi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 35-48


  Determining the distribution of heavy metals in groundwater is important in developing appropriate management strategies at mine sites. In this paper, the application of artificial intelligence (AI) methods to data analysis,namely artificial neural network (ANN), hybrid ANN with biogeography-based optimization ...  Read More