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Journal articles

Pelech T; Barnett N; Dello-Iacovo M; Oh J; Saydam S, 2022, 'Analysis of the stability of micro-tunnels in lunar regolith with the Discrete Element Method', Acta Astronautica, vol. 196, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2022.03.037

Chen H; Ramandi HL; Craig P; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2022, 'Stress corrosion cracking of cable bolts in tunnels: An in-situ testing approach', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2022.104421

Zoorabadi M; Saydam S; Timms W; Hebblewhite B, 2022, 'Analytical methods to estimate the hydraulic conductivity of jointed rocks', Hydrogeology Journal, vol. 30, pp. 111 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10040-021-02413-0

McKeown B; Dempster AG; Saydam S, 2022, 'Artemis Accords: Are Safety Zones Practical for Long Term Commercial Lunar Resource Utilisation?', Space Policy, pp. 101504 - 101504, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spacepol.2022.101504

Chen H; Kimyon Ö; Ramandi HL; Craig P; Gunawan C; Wu S; Manefield M; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2022, 'Microbiologically influenced stress corrosion cracking responsible for catastrophic failure of cable bolts', Engineering Failure Analysis, vol. 131, pp. 105884 - 105884, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engfailanal.2021.105884

Chen J; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2021, 'An experimental study of the specimen geometry effect on the axial performance of cement-based grouts', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 310, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2021.125167

Tahmasebinia F; Zhang C; Wei C; Canbulat I; Saydam S; Sepasgozar S, 2021, 'A new concept to design combined support under dynamic loading using numerical modelling', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2021.104132

Dallas JA; Raval S; Saydam S; Dempster AG, 2021, 'Investigating extraterrestrial bodies as a source of critical minerals for renewable energy technology', Acta Astronautica, vol. 186, pp. 74 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2021.05.021

Dallas JA; Raval S; Saydam S; Dempster AG, 2021, 'An Environmental Impact Assessment Framework for Space Resource Extraction', Space Policy, vol. 57, pp. 101441 - 101441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spacepol.2021.101441

Chen H; Kimyon O; Lamei Ramandi H; Manefield M; Kaksonen AH; Morris C; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2021, 'Microbiologically influenced corrosion of cable bolts in underground coal mines: The effect of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 31, pp. 357 - 363, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2021.01.006

Pelech TM; Sibille L; Dempster A; Saydam S, 2021, 'A framework for Off-Earth mining method selection', Acta Astronautica, vol. 181, pp. 552 - 568, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2021.01.018

Tabelin CB; Dallas J; Casanova S; Pelech T; Bournival G; Saydam S; Canbulat I, 2021, 'Towards a low-carbon society: A review of lithium resource availability, challenges and innovations in mining, extraction and recycling, and future perspectives', Minerals Engineering, vol. 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2020.106743

Lamei Ramandi H; Pirzada MA; Saydam S; Arns C; Roshan H, 2021, 'Digital and experimental rock analysis of proppant injection into naturally fractured coal', Fuel, vol. 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119368

Craig P; Lamei Ramandi H; Chen H; Vandermaat D; Crosky A; Hagan P; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2021, 'Stress corrosion cracking of rockbolts: An in-situ testing approach', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 269, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.121275

Mo S; Sheffield P; Corbett P; Ramandi HL; Oh J; Canbulat I; Saydam S, 2020, 'A numerical investigation into floor buckling mechanisms in underground coal mine roadways', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2020.103497

Li D; Li Y; Asadizadeh M; Masoumi H; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2020, 'Assessing the mechanical performance of different cable bolts based on design of experiments techniques and analysis of variance', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 130, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104307

Tapia C; Coulton J; Saydam S, 2020, 'Using entropy to assess dynamic behaviour of long-term copper price', Resources Policy, vol. 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resourpol.2020.101597

Dallas JA; Raval S; Alvarez Gaitan JP; Saydam S; Dempster AG, 2020, 'The environmental impact of emissions from space launches: A comprehensive review', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 255, pp. 120209 - 120209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120209

Mo S; Ramandi HL; Oh J; Masoumi H; Canbulat I; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2020, 'A new coal mine floor rating system and its application to assess the potential of floor heave', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 128, pp. 104241 - 104241, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104241

Tahmasebinia F; Zhang C; Canbulat I; Sepasgozar S; Saydam S, 2020, 'A novel damage model for strata layers and coal mass', Energies, vol. 13, pp. 1928 - 1928, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/en13081928

Tahmasebinia F; Zhang C; Canbulat I; Sepasgozar S; Saydam S, 2020, 'A new damage model for strata layers and coal mass', Energies

Dallas JA; Raval S; Gaitan JPA; Saydam S; Dempster AG, 2020, 'Mining beyond earth for sustainable development: Will humanity benefit from resource extraction in outer space?', Acta Astronautica, vol. 167, pp. 181 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2019.11.006

Casanova S; Espejel C; Dempster AG; Anderson RC; Caprarelli G; Saydam S, 2020, 'Lunar polar water resource exploration – Examination of the lunar cold trap reservoir system model and introduction of play-based exploration (PBE) techniques', Planetary and Space Science, vol. 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pss.2019.104742

Pelech TM; Roesler G; Saydam S, 2019, 'Technical evaluation of Off-Earth ice mining scenarios through an opportunity cost approach', Acta Astronautica, vol. 162, pp. 388 - 404, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2019.06.030

Wu S; Ramandi HL; Chen H; Crosky A; Hagan P; Saydam S, 2019, 'Mineralogically influenced stress corrosion cracking of rockbolts and cable bolts in underground mines', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 119, pp. 109 - 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.04.011

Li L; Hagan PC; Saydam S; Hebblewhite B; Zhang C, 2019, 'A laboratory study of shear behaviour of rockbolts under dynamic loading based on the drop test using a double shear system', Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-01776-x

Li D; Massoumi H; Hagan P; Saydam S, 2019, 'Experimental and analytical study on the mechanical behaviour of cable bolts subjected to axial loading and constant normal stiffness', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 113, pp. 83 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.11.011

Mo S; Tutuk K; Saydam S, 2019, 'Management of floor heave at Bulga Underground Operations – A case study', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 29, pp. 73 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2018.11.015

Li D; Masoumi H; Saydam S; Hagan PC; Asadizadeh M, 2019, 'Parametric study of fully grouted cable bolts subjected to axial loading', Canadian Geotechnical Journal, vol. 56, pp. 1514 - 1525, http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cgj-2018-0470

Lamei Ramandi H; Chen H; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Interactions of stress corrosion cracks in cold drawn pearlitic steel wires: An X-ray micro-computed tomography study', Corrosion Science, vol. 145, pp. 170 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2018.09.009

Wu S; Chen H; Lamei Ramandi H; Hagan PC; Hebblewhite B; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Investigation of cable bolts for stress corrosion cracking failure', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 187, pp. 1224 - 1231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.08.066

Chen J; Saydam S; Hagan P, 2018, 'Numerical simulation of the pull-out behaviour of fully grouted cable bolts', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 191, pp. 1148 - 1148, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.10.083

Tahmasebinia F; Zhang C; Canbulat I; Vardar O; Saydam S, 2018, 'Numerical and analytical simulation of the structural behaviour of fully grouted cable bolts under impulsive loading', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 28, pp. 807 - 811, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2018.08.012

Zhang C; Tahmasebinia F; Canbulat I; Vardar O; Saydam S, 2018, 'Computing the damage and fracture energy in a coal mass based on joint density', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology Available online 29 Septe, vol. 28, pp. 813 - 817, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2018.08.013

Li D; Masoumi H; Saydam S; Hagan PC, 2018, 'Mechanical Characterisation of Modified Cable Bolts Under Axial Loading: An Extensive Parametric Study', Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol. 51, pp. 2895 - 2910, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-018-1475-4

Li B; Zhao K; Saydam S; Rizos C; Wang Q; Wang J, 2018, 'POSITIONING TECHNOLOGIES FOR UNDERGROUND MINES', Far East Journal of Electronics and Communications, vol. 18, pp. 871 - 893, http://dx.doi.org/10.17654/ec018060871

Chen H; Lamei Ramandi H; Walker J; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Failure of the threaded region of rockbolts in underground coal mines', Mining Technology: Transactions of the Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 127, pp. 146 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14749009.2018.1428060

Wu S; Chen H; Craig P; Ramandi HL; Timms W; Hagan PC; Crosky A; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2018, 'An experimental framework for simulating stress corrosion cracking in cable bolts', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 76, pp. 121 - 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2018.03.004

Chen J; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2018, 'Shear behaviour of a cement grout tested in the direct shear test', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 166, pp. 271 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.01.151

Tapia Cortez CA; Hitch M; Sammut C; Coulton J; Shishko R; Saydam S, 2018, 'Determining the embedding parameters governing long-term dynamics of copper prices', Chaos, Solitons and Fractals, vol. 111, pp. 186 - 197, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chaos.2018.03.032

Tapia Cortez CA; Saydam S; Coulton J; Sammut C, 2018, 'Alternative techniques for forecasting mineral commodity prices', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 28, pp. 309 - 322, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2017.09.001

Wu S; Chen H; Ramandi HL; Hagan PC; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Effects of environmental factors on stress corrosion cracking of cold-drawn high-carbon steel wires', Corrosion Science, vol. 132, pp. 234 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2017.12.014

Chen J; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2018, 'A new laboratory short encapsulation pull test for investigating load transfer behaviour of fully grouted cable bolts', Geotechnical Testing Journal., vol. 41, pp. 435 - 447, http://dx.doi.org/10.1520/GTJ20170139

Zhang CHENGGUO; Tahmasebinia F; Canbulat ISMET; Vardar ONUR; Saydam SERKAN, 2018, 'Analytical Determination of Energy Release in a Coal Mass', Energies, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/en11020285

Tapia Cortez CA; Coulton J; Sammut C; Saydam S, 2018, 'Determining the chaotic behaviour of copper prices in the long-term using annual price data', Palgrave Communications, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/s41599-017-0060-x

Vandermaat D; Saydam S; Hagan PC; Crosky AG, 2017, 'Back-calculation of failure stress of rockbolts affected by Stress Corrosion Cracking in underground coal mines', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 100, pp. 310 - 317, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2017.10.029

Chen J; Hagan P; Saydam S, 2017, 'Sample diameter effect on bonding capacity of fully grouted cable bolts', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 68, pp. 238 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2017.06.004

Jiang P; Craig P; Crosky A; Canbulat I; Maghrebi M; Saydam S, 2017, 'Risk assessment of failure of rock bolts in underground coal mines using support vector machines', Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry, vol. 34, pp. 293 - 304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asmb.2273

LI D; Masoumi H; Saydam S; Hagan PC, 2017, 'A constitutive model for load-displacement performance of modified cable bolts', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 68, pp. 95 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2017.05.025

Li Z; Hussain F; Saydam S; Mitra R, 2017, 'A numerical evaluation of using thin spray-on liners for coal mine gas management', Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, vol. 45, pp. 747 - 760, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2017.06.022


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