mXrap Literature

This page provides a list of some of the literature that we are aware of that utilises mXrap or makes reference to it.

Journal Papers

CAI, M (2013), ‘Principles of rock support in burst-prone ground’, Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 36, pp. 46-56.

HILLS, PB (2012), ‘Managing seismicity at the Tasmania Mine’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 121, no. 4, pp. 204-217.

MIKULA, PA (2012), ‘Progress with empirical performance charting for confident selection of ground support in seismic conditions’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 121, no. 4, pp. 192-203.

POTVIN, Y, GRANT, D & MUNGUR, G (2015), ‘Towards a practical stope reconciliation process in large-scale bulk underground stoping operations, Olympic Dam, South Australia’, CIM Journal, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 102-110.

POTVIN, Y, JARUFE, J & WESSELOO, J (2010), ‘Interpretation of seismic data and numerical modelling of fault reactivation at El Teniente, Reservas Norte sector’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 175-181.

POTVIN, Y & WESSELOO, J (2013), ‘Towards an understanding of dynamic demand on ground support’, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 113, pp. 913-922.

WESSELOO, J (2011), ‘Empirical methods for assessment of seismic system sensitivity’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 120, no. 2, pp. 105-111.

WESSELOO, J (2014), ‘Evaluation of the spatial variation of the b-value’, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 114, no. 10.

WESSELOO, J, WOODWARD, KR & PEREIRA, J (2014), ‘Grid-based analysis of seismic data’, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 114, no. 10.

WETTAINEN, T & MARTINSSON, J (2014), ‘Estimation of future ground vibration levels in Malmberget town due to mining-induced seismic activity’, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 114, no. 10, pp. 835-843.

WOODWARD, KR & WESSELOO, J (2015), ‘Observed spatial and temporal behaviour of seismic rock mass response to blasting’, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 115, pp. 1045-1056.

Conference papers

BROWN, LG, HUDYMA, MR & TURCOTTE, P (2015), ‘Seismic hazard assessment using apparent stress ratio’, First International Seminar on Design Methods in Underground Mining.

CAMPBELL, AD, AH MU, E, BUNKER, KA & PENNEY, AR (2016), ‘Managing Stress and Seismicity in an Inclined Sublevel Cave’, Seventh International Conference & Exhibition on Mass Mining.

CUMMING-POTVIN, D & HILLS, PB (2014), ‘Use of a Pre-existing Microseismic Monitoring System to Detect Trapped Miners (with Reflections on Beaconsfield 2006)’, AusIMM Underground Operators’ Conference.

CUMMING-POTVIN, D, WESSELOO, J, JACOBSZ, SW & KEARSLEY, E (2016), ‘Results from Physical Models of Block Caving’, Seventh International Conference & Exhibition on Mass Mining.

CUMMING-POTVIN, D, WESSELOO, J, POTVIN, Y & GREEN, M (2013), ‘Investigating the Potential for locating trapped miners using a pre-existing microseismic monitoring system’, 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, RaSiM8.

DIGHT, PM, TARASOV, BG & O’HARE, AW (2013), ‘Determining the proneness of rock to strainburst’, 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, RaSiM8.

DISLEY, NV (2014), ‘Seismic risk and hazard management at Kidd Mine’, Seventh International Conference on Deep Mining.

JALBOUT, A & SIMSER, B (2014), ‘Rock mechanics tools for mining in high stress ground conditions at Nickel Rim South Mine’, Seventh International Conference on Deep Mining.

JARUFE, J, POTVIN, Y & WESSELOO, J (2012), ‘Application of the limit equilibrium strength to the seismic assessment of shear related seismicity’, 6th International Seminar on Deep and High Stress Mining.

JARUFE, JA & VASQUEZ, P (2013), ‘Numerical modelling and rock support design in Codelco’s New Mine Level panel caving project’, 7th International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction.

MORKEL, IG, WESSELOO, J & HARRIS, P (2015), ‘Highlighting and quantifying seismic data quality concerns‘, Ninth International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, FMGM 2015.

PENNEY, AR & HILLS, PH (2013), ‘Development of seismic heading re-entry and exclusion zones at the Tasmania Mine’, 8th International Symposium on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, RaSiM8.

POPE, N, WESSELOO, J & OWEN, M (2011), ‘Assessment of re-entry analysis procedures at an Australian mine’, Strategic versus Tactic Approaches in Mining 2011.

POTVIN, Y, GRANT, D & MUNGER, G (2012), ‘Towards a practical stope reconciliation process at Olympic Dam’, Sixth International Conference on Mass Mining.

POTVIN, Y, GRANT, D, MUNGUR, G, WESSELOO, J & KIM, Y (2016), ‘Practical Stope Reconciliation in Large-scale Operations Part 2, Olympic Dam, South Australia’, Seventh International Conference & Exhibition on Mass Mining.

POTVIN, Y & WESSELOO, J (2013), ‘Keynote Lecture: Improving seismic risk management in hardrock mines’, 8th International Symposium on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, RaSiM8.

SALVONI, M, ABBOTT, K & DIGHT, PM (2015), ‘Improvement of pseudo-3D pit displacement mapping technique through geodetic prism data integration’, Ninth International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, FMGM 2015.

TURCOTTE, P (2014), ‘Practical applications of a rockburst database to ground support design at LaRonde Mine’, Seventh International Conference on Deep Mining.

WESSELOO, J (2013), ‘Towards real-time probabilistic hazard assessment of the current hazard state for mines’, 8th International Symposium on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, RaSiM8.

YAO, M, SAMPSON-FORSYTHE, A & PUNKKINEN, AR (2014), ‘Examples of ground support practice in challenging ground conditions at Vale’s deep operations in Sudbury’, Seventh International Conference on Deep Mining.

Theses

BROWN, LG (2015), Seismic Hazard Evaluation Using Apparent Stress Ratio for Mining Induced Seismic Events., M.Eng. thesis, Laurentian University.

WOODWARD, KR (2015), Identification and delineation of mining induced seismic responses., PhD thesis, The University of Western Australia.