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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)

Original Research Paper
Influence of Red Clay Minerals on Lead-induced Liver and Testicular Oxidative Stress and Histological Alteration in Rats

Samir Derouiche; Khadidja Benoune; Achouak Kenioua

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12286.2229

Abstract
  The aim of this work is to assess the impact of red clay on the physiological and biochemical alterations in rats exposed to lead acetate. The experimental study was carried out in the laboratory on 18 male Wistar rats, which were divided into three groups of six rats in each, the first group served ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Integration of Landsat-8 and Reflectance Spectroscopy data for Mapping of Late Neoproterozoic Igneous Ring Complexes in an Arid Environment: a Case Study of Gebel El-Bakriyah Area, Eastern Desert, Egypt

Ahmed Abd El-Dayiem Abd El-Fatah; Ahmed Ali Madani; Adel Abd Allah Surour; Mokles Kamal Azer

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12413.2250

Abstract
  The present work aims to enhance the utilization of Landsat-8 data in geological mapping when they are paired with spectroscopic measurements and field observations. This is applied to map and differentiate the different plutonic rocks in the Gebel El-Bakriyah pluton, a peculiar igneous body in the central ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Platform motion at lower loading station in Trucklift slope hoisting system with varying profile of track

Kwang Hyok Kim; Tok Hyong Han; Un Chol Han; Ryo Myong Hong

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12490.2267

Abstract
  This paper focuses on a study concerned with estimation of the platform motion at the lower loading station in the Trucklift slope hoisting system with varying profile of track. The TruckLift slope hoisting system is an innovative transport technology for open-pit mines, and considerably accelerates ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Change Detection of Surface Water of Atfih Spring by Integrated Effect of Rainfall Storms and Geological Structures using Landsat Data

Deemah Saad Mahmoud; Ahmed Ali Madani; Said Mohamed Said; Mohamed Mokhtar Yehia; Tamer Nassar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12516.2272

Abstract
  The eastern border of the Nile valley south of Cairo is distinguished by numerous springs and associated surface water bodies, e.g. Ain El-Sira, Helwan, and Atfih. Except the latter, all of them were disseminated in urban areas, and were hardly detected by remote sensing data. Thus, studying the surface ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Response of Underground Tunnels to Combined Dynamic Loadings of Running Metro-train and Earthquake

Rahul Shakya; Manendra Singh; Narendra Kumar Samadhiya

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12549.2277

Abstract
  An earthquake is a random occurrence that can happen anytime in highly seismic active areas. Therefore, it might happen even when the metro-train is moving. In such a scenario, the vibrations produced by the dynamic loading of a moving metro-train and the dynamic loading due to an earthquake will impact ...  Read More

Review Paper
Landslide susceptibility assessment using remote sensing and GIS-a review

Kanwarpreet Singh; Vanshika Bhardwaj

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12580.2283

Abstract
  Natural hazards are naturally occurring phenomena that might lead to a negative impact on the environment and also on the life of living beings. These hazards are caused due to adverse conditions of weather and climate events, and also due to certain human activities that are harmful to the environment. ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Geometrical Analysis of Fractures and Mineralized Veins of Gazkhizan Copper Deposit in Semnan Province, Iran

Zahra Rezaee Shahzadehaliakbari; Mohsen Pourkermani; Mehran Arian; Ali Solgi; Anahita Keynezhad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12416.2251

Abstract
  The Gazkhizan Copper deposit is located in the Troud-Reshm zone, Central Iran. It is situated in a shear zone bounded by the Anjilo and Troud sinistral strike-slip faults from the north and south, respectively. Mineralization is done by siliceous-shear veins along with copper mineralization. About 41 ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Investigation of Fracture Toughness of Shotcrete using Semi-Circular Bend Test and Notched Brazilian Disc test; Experimental Test and Numerical Approach

Mohammad Omidi manesh; vahab sarfarazi; nima babanouri; amir rezaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 December 2022

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2022.12465.2263

Abstract
  This work presents the Semi-Circular Bend (SCB) test and Notched Brazilian Disc (NBD) test of shotcrete using experimental test and Particle Flow Code in two-dimensions (PFC2D) in order to determine a relation between mode I fracture toughness and the tensile strength of shotcrete. Firstly, the micro-parameters ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Performance Comparison of Particle Swarm Optimization and Genetic Algorithm for Back-analysis of Soil Layer Geotechnical Parameters

Leila Nikakhtar; Shokroallah Zare; Hossein Mirzaei Nasir Abad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12452.2260

Abstract
  Surface settlement induced by tunneling is one of the most crucial problems in urban environments. Hence, accurate prediction of soil geotechnical properties is an important prerequisite in the minimization of it. In this research work, the amount of surface settlement is predicted using three-dimensional ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Investigating possibility of replacing some chemical reagents used in sulfide copper flotation with halophilic bacteria

Amir Mohammad Nasrollahzadeh Bafti; Mohammad Jahani Chegeni; Ahmad Moghooeinejad; Zahra Manafi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12496.2268

Abstract
  Flotation is the most important method for processing sulfide copper ores. Due to the high cost and environmental hazards caused by the chemical reagents used in this process (collectors, frothers, pH regulators, depressants, etc.), the possibility of replacing all these reagents or at least some of ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Experimental Evaluation and Discrete Element Modeling of Shale Delamination Mechanism

Enayatallah Emami Meybodi; Syed Khaliq Hussain; Mohammad Fatehi Marji

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12526.2273

Abstract
  In this research work, X-ray diffraction (XRD) tests and petrographic studies are performed to analyze the mineral composition and lamination in the shale rock specimens. Afterward, point load (PL) and uniaxial compressive strength (UCS) tests are carried out on the anisotropic laminated shale rock. ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Assessment of effect of rock properties on horizontal drilling rate in marble quarry mining: field and experimental studies

Mohammad Rezaei; Navid Nyazyan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 January 2023

https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2023.12595.2287

Abstract
  Rock drilling is one of the most important processes in the mining operations, which involves high costs. Deep knowledge of the drilling conditions and rock mass properties can help the optimum selection of drilling system, precise determination of type and number of drilling equipment, and accurate ...  Read More