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Journal articles

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

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

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

Casanova S; Espejel C; Dempster AG; Anderson RC; Caprarelli G; Saydam S, 2019, '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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pss.2019.104742

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

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; 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, '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

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

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

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

Saydam S; Shishko R; Fradet R; Do S; Tapia Cortez C; Dempster AG; Coulton J, 2017, 'Mars Colony In Situ Resource Utilization: An Integrated Architecture and Economics Model', Acta Astronautica, vol. 138, pp. 53 - 67, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2017.05.024

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

Wu S; Northover M; Craig P; Canbulat I; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2017, 'Environmental influence on mesh corrosion in underground coal mines', International Journal of Mining, Reclaimation and Environment, vol. 32, pp. 519 - 535, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17480930.2017.1299604

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

Vardar O; Tahmasebinia F; Zhang C; Canbulat I; Saydam S, 2017, 'A Review of Uncontrolled Pillar Failures', Procedia Engineering, vol. 191, pp. 631 - 637, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.05.227

Li Z; Nocelli B; Saydam S, 2017, 'Effect of rock strength and surface roughness on adhesion strength of thin spray-on liners', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 91, pp. 195 - 202, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2016.11.011

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

Li L; Hagan PC; Saydam S; Hebblewhite B, 2016, 'Parametric study of rockbolt shear behaviour by double shear test', Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol. 49, pp. 4787 - 4797, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-016-1063-4

Tapia Cortez CA; Saydam S; Coulton J; Sammut C, 2016, 'Dynamic-cognition of Strategic Mineral Commodities; An Empirical Assessment', International Journal of Geological and Environmental Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 1, https://www.waset.org/abstracts/36210

Li L; Hagan P; Saydam S; Hebblewhite B, 2016, 'Shear resistance contribution of support systems in double shear test', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 56, pp. 168 - 175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2016.03.011

Vandermaat D; Saydam S; Hagan PC; Crosky A, 2016, 'Examination of rockbolt stress corrosion cracking utilising full size rockbolts in a controlled mine environment', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 81, pp. 86 - 97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2015.11.007

Craig P; Saydam S; Hagan PC; Crosky A; Hebblewhite B, 2016, 'Investigations into the corrosive environments contributing to premature failure of Australian coal mine rock bolts', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 26, pp. 59 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2015.11.011

Chen J; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2016, 'Load transfer behavior of fully grouted cable bolts reinforced in weak rocks under tensile loading conditions', Geotechnical Testing Journal, vol. 39, pp. 252 - 263, http://dx.doi.org/10.1520/GTJ20150096

Chen J; Hagan P; Saydam S, 2016, 'Load transfer behaviour of fully grouted cable bolts reinforced in weak rocks under tensile loading conditions', Geotechnical Testing Journal, http://dx.doi.org/10.1520/GTJ20150096

Vandermaat D; Saydam S; Crosky A; Hagan PC, 2016, 'Laboratory based coupon testing for the understanding of SCC in rockbolts', Mining Technology, vol. 125, pp. 174 - 183, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14749009.2015.1122296

Li Z; Hussain F; Mitra R; Saydam S, 2016, 'Effectiveness of thin spray-on liners as a gas management tool in underground coal mines', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 168, pp. 193 - 201, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2016.11.006

Zoorabadi M; Saydam S; Timms W; Hebblewhite B, 2016, 'Linear flow behaviour of matched joints – case study on standard JRC profiles', Geomechanics and Geoengineering, vol. 11, pp. 189 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17486025.2016.1153728

Masoumi H; Saydam S; Hagan PC, 2016, 'Incorporating scale effect into a multiaxial failure criterion for intact rock', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 83, pp. 49 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2015.12.013

Li Z; Tenney J; Chalmers D; Mitra R; Saydam S, 2016, 'Application of thin spray-on liners to enhance the predrained coal seam gas quality', Energy Exploration and Exploitation, vol. 34, pp. 746 - 765, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0144598716659599

Chen J; Hagan PC; Saydam S, 2016, 'Parametric study on the axial performance of a fully grouted cable bolt with a new pull-out test', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, vol. 26, pp. 53 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2015.11.010

Li Z; Saydam S; Mitra R; Chalmers D, 2016, 'Potential use of thin spray-on liners for gas management in underground coal mines', Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 116, pp. 1091 - 1100, http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/2411-9717/2016/v116n12a1

Chen J; Saydam S; Hagan PC, 2015, 'An analytical model of the load transfer behavior of fully grouted cable bolts', CONSTRUCTION AND BUILDING MATERIALS, vol. 101, pp. 1006 - 1015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2015.10.099

Masoumi H; Saydam S; Hagan P, 2015, 'Unified size-effect law for intact rock', International Journal of Geomechanics, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000543

Saydam S; Nguyen P, 2015, 'Applicability of shock heating and freezing on regolith found on asteroids for exploration drilling', MEA Journal of Research Projects Review 2015, vol. 4, pp. 21 - 26, http://www.mea.edu.au/


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