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Journal articles

Lytle M;Hitch M, 2017, 'Resource development conflict: a quantitative approach', Annals in Social Responsibility, pp. 00 - 00, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/ASR-12-2016-0014

Lytle M;Hitch M, 2017, 'Worldview and resource development conflict: An analytical approach', International Journal of Sustainable Society, vol. 9, pp. 148 - 164, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJSSOC.2017.086822

Lytle M;Hitch M, 2017, 'Worldview and resource development conflict: an analytical approach', International Journal of Sustainable Society, vol. 9, pp. 141 - 164

Nayak P;Hitch M;Bamber A, 2017, 'Increasing the value of heterogeneous ore deposits by high-resolution deposit-modelling and flexible extraction techniques', Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A: Mining Technology, vol. 126, pp. 139 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14749009.2016.1263008

Lytle MB;Hitch M, 2017, 'Quantitative correlation of worldview to resource development conflict', CIM Journal, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.15834/cimj.2017.16

Clarkson G;Clarkson R;Hitch M, 2017, 'Extracting gold from gravity concentrates using grinding and sieving', CIM Journal, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.15834/cimj.2017.12

Li J;Hitch M, 2017, 'Structural and chemical changes in mine waste mechanically-activated in various milling environments', Powder Technology, vol. 308, pp. 13 - 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2016.12.003

Li J;Hitch M, 2017, 'Ultra-fine grinding and mechanical activation of mine waste rock using a planetary mill for mineral carbonation', International Journal of Mineral Processing, vol. 158, pp. 18 - 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.minpro.2016.11.016

Clarkson G;Clarkson R;Hitch M, 2017, 'Reducing mercury usage in artisanal gold mines using grinding and sieving', Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section C: Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, vol. 126, pp. 167 - 171, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03719553.2016.1200765

Li J;Hitch M, 2016, 'Characterization of the microstructure of mechanically-activated olivine using X-ray diffraction pattern analysis', Minerals Engineering, vol. 86, pp. 24 - 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2015.11.010

Li J;Hitch M, 2016, 'Carbon dioxide adsorption isotherm study on mine waste for integrated CO2capture and sequestration processes', Powder Technology, vol. 291, pp. 408 - 413, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2015.12.011

Li J;Hitch M, 2016, 'Economic analysis on the application of mechanical activation in an integrated mineral carbonation process', International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibiod.2016.08.026

Gautam S;Patra AK;Sahu SP;Hitch M, 2016, 'Particulate matter pollution in opencast coal mining areas: a threat to human health and environment', International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, pp. 1 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930.2016.1218110

Li J;Hitch M, 2016, 'Mechanical activation of ultramafic mine waste rock in dry condition for enhanced mineral carbonation', Minerals Engineering, vol. 95, pp. 1 - 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2016.05.020

Clarkson G;Clarkson R;Hitch M, 2016, 'Exploiting the malleability of gold for placer concentrate extraction and recovery', Minerals Engineering, vol. 94, pp. 38 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2016.04.017

Hitch M, 2015, 'Advances in Mining Engineering Education: A Case for Learning Communities', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING PEDAGOGY, vol. 5, pp. 48 - 53, http://dx.doi.org/10.3991/ijep.v5i2.4469

Li J;Hitch M, 2015, 'Carbon dioxide sorption isotherm study on pristine and acid-treated olivine and its application in the vacuum swing adsorption process', Minerals, vol. 5, pp. 259 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/min5020259

Li JJ;Hitch M, 2015, 'Ultra-fine grinding and mechanical activation of mine waste rock using a high-speed stirred mill for mineral carbonation', International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, vol. 22, pp. 1005 - 1016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12613-015-1162-3

Hitch M;Bamber A;Oka P, 2015, 'Presorting of high grade molybdenum ore – A case for enhanced small mine development', Journal of Engineering and Applied Science, vol. 2, pp. 129 - 135

Veiga MM;Angeloci G;Hitch M;Colon Velasquez-Lopez P, 2014, 'Processing centres in artisanal gold mining', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 64, pp. 535 - 544, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.08.015

Hitch M;Ravichandran AK;Mishra V, 2014, 'A real options approach to implementing corporate social responsibility policies at different stages of the mining process', Corporate Governance (Bingley), vol. 14, pp. 45 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/CG-07-2012-0060

Lytle M;Hitch M, 2013, 'Resource development conflict: A study in worldviews', International Journal of Social Sustainability in Economic, Social and Cultural Context, vol. 8, pp. 133 - 143

Lesmana A;Hitch M, 2013, 'The geostatistical evaluation of coal parameters in Seam H, Malinau area, Indonesia', International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology, vol. 6, pp. 705 - 719, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJOGCT.2013.056706

Power IM;Harrison AL;Dipple GM;Wilson SA;Kelemen PB;Hitch M;Southam G, 2013, 'Carbon Mineralization: From Natural Analogues to Engineered Systems', Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, vol. 77, pp. 305 - 360, http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/rmg.2013.77.9

Mohseni P;Hitch M, 2012, 'Deficiencies and recommendations for public reporting standards for industrial minerals', Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A: Mining Technology, vol. 121, pp. 55 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1743286311Y.0000000016

Hitch M;Dipple GM, 2012, 'Economic feasibility and sensitivity analysis of integrating industrial-scale mineral carbonation into mining operations', Minerals Engineering, vol. 39, pp. 268 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2012.07.007

Hitch M;Bhattacharya J, 2011, 'Advances in mining engineering education: A case for comparison of curricula in two institutes', Journal of Mines, Metals and Fuels, vol. 59, pp. 138 - 149

Hitch M, 2011, 'Mining education - curricular learning communities', International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, vol. 25, pp. 103 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930.2011.581795

Jacobs AD;Hitch M, 2011, 'Experimental mineral carbonation: Approaches to accelerate CO2sequestration in mine waste materials', International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, vol. 25, pp. 321 - 331, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930.2011.608883

Lesmana A;Hitch M, 2011, 'Heavy media coal hydro-transport in Malinau, Indonesia: A process study', International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJMME.2011.041445

Hughes PB;Pakalnis R;Hitch M;Corey G, 2010, 'Composite paste barricade performance at Goldcorp Inc. Red Lake Mine, Ontario, Canada', International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, vol. 24, pp. 138 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930903016260

Hitch M;Ballantyne SM;Hindle SR, 2010, 'Revaluing mine waste rock for carbon capture and storage', International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, vol. 24, pp. 64 - 79, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930902843102

Fidler C;Hitch M, 2007, 'Impact and benefit agreements: A contentious issue for environment and aboriginal justice', Environments, vol. 35, pp. 49 - 69

Conference Papers

Hitch M;Tost M;Chandurkar V;Moser P;Feiel S, 2017, 'Is it time for a Global Mining Initiative 2.0?', in Li ZX;Agioutantis Z;Zou DH (eds.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Camdemia, Beijing China, pp. 41 - 47, presented at 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Beijing China, 25 - 29 June 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.15273/gree.2017.02.008

Hitch M;Tost M;Feiel S;Moser P, 2017, 'Emergence of differential social license: A case of impact and benefit agreements in Nunavut, Canada', in Xi ZX;Agioutantis Z;Zhou DH (eds.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Camdemia, Beijing China, pp. 242 - 247, presented at Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Beijing China, 25 - 29 June 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.15273/gree.2017.02.044

Hitch M;Li J, 2017, 'A review on integrated mineral carbonation process in ultramafic mine deposit', in Li ZX;Agoutantis Z;Zou DH (eds.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Camdemia Publications, Beijing China, pp. 148 - 154, presented at 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, Beijing China, 25 - 29 June 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.15273/gree.2017.02.027

Hitch M, 2011, 'ADVANCES IN MINING ENGINEERING EDUCATION: A CASE FOR LEARNING COMMUNITIES', in Chova LG;Torres IC;Martinez AL (eds.), INTED2011: 5TH INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE, IATED-INT ASSOC TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION A& DEVELOPMENT, Valencia, SPAIN, pp. 6051 - 6059, presented at 5th International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED), Valencia, SPAIN, 07 - 09 March 2011, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000326447706011&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Hitch M;Ballantyne SM;Hindle SR, 2010, 'Revaluation of mine rock waste as a substrate for carbon sequestration', in SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2010, pp. 563 - 565

Conference Abstracts

Lytle M;Hitch M, 2016, 'Resource Conflict and Worldview: A Quantifiable Methodology', in CIM Annual Meeting Proceedings Volume, Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, presented at Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 01 - 04 May 2016


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