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)
Rock Mechanics
A Review on Analysis and Mitigation Strategies for Landslide Risk Management: Case studies of Nainital, Satluj Valley, Pipalkoti, Jhakri, Panjpiri in Indian Himalayan Region, India

Tanya Thakur; Kanwarpreet Singh; Abhishek Sharma

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 June 2024


  Landslides affecting life and property losses has become a serious threat in various countries worldwide which highlights the importance of slope stability and mitigation. The methods and tools employed for slope stability analysis, ranging from traditional limit equilibrium methods to worldly-wise numerical ...  Read More

Classification of ASTER Data by Neural Network to Mapping Alterations Related to Copper and Iron Mineralization in Birjand

Jabar Habashi; Majid Mohammady Oskouei; Hadi Jamshid Moghadam

Volume 15, Issue 2 , April 2024, , Pages 649-665


  The studied area located in eastern Iran shows a high potential for various mineralizations, especially copper due to its tectonic activity. Remote sensing data can effectively distinguish these areas because of the sparse vegetation. Therefore, in this study, the ASTER (Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission ...  Read More

Detection of Surface and Sub-surface Coal Mine Fire of Jharia Coalfields using Remotely Sensed and Ground Thermal Data

Jitendra Pandey; Dheeraj Kumar; Sumit kumar Chaudhari; Ajay Khalkho; Jai Krishna Pandey

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 1-19


  Detection and mapping of the Jharia coal mine fire through the integration of satellite-based observed data with ground thermography data have been used and described in this work. This assimilation has been achieved using three types of data set viz., Landsat satellite images, topographical area map, ...  Read More

A Predictive GIS Model for Mapping Gold and Copper-bearing Alteration zones at South Gabal Um Monqul and Gabal Al Kharaza Prospects, North Eastern Desert, Egypt

Abdallah Atef; Ahmed A. Madani; Adel A. Surour; Mokhles K. Azer

Volume 14, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 1239-1260


  This study reports the application of remote sensing data and knowledge-driven GIS modeling to provide favorability maps for gold and copper mineralized areas. The South Gabal Um Monqul (SGUM) and the Gabal Al Kharaza (GKZ) prospects located in the northern Eastern Desert of Egypt are the targets for ...  Read More

Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing in Highway Project: a Review

Devraj Dhakal; Salad Omar Abdi; Kanwarpreet Singh; Abhishek Sharma

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 375-388


  The highway contributes significantly to human existence by providing safe, dependable, and cost-effective services that are environmentally friendly and promote economic progress. Highway projects need extensive planning to prevent work revisions, save time and cost, and increase job efficiency. Without ...  Read More

Application of Remote Sensing in Lithological Mapping of Umm Tawat Precambrian Rock Assemblage, North Eastern Desert, Egypt

Kamar Samir; Mohamed El-Sharkawi; Ahmed Niazy El-Barkooky; Mohamed Saleh Hassan Hammed

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 473-491


  The Precambrian rock assemblages of Umm Tawat area in the North Eastern Desert of Egypt have a distinctive ENE-trending exposure of Hammamat sediments (HS) between the Gebel Gattar granitic pluton and the volcanoclastic succession of Gebel El Dokhan. The present work applies the Landsat-8 data and image ...  Read More

A Comparative Study on Machine Learning Algorithms for Geochemical Prediction Using Sentinel-2 Reflectance Spectroscopy

Muhammad Ahsan M.; T. Celik; B. Genc

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 987-1001


  The distribution of stream sediments is usually considered as an important and very useful tool for the early-stage exploration of mineralization at the regional scale. The collection of stream samples is not only time-consuming but also very costly. However, the advancements in space remote sensing ...  Read More

Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System application for hydrothermal alteration mapping using ASTER data

Saeed Mojeddifar; Hojatollah Ranjbar; Hossain Nezamabadipour

Volume 4, Issue 2 , July 2013, , Pages 83-96


  The main problem associated with the traditional approach to image classification for the mapping of hydrothermal alteration is that materials not associated with hydrothermal alteration may be erroneously classified as hydrothermally altered due to the similar spectral properties of altered and unaltered ...  Read More