Papers referencing mXrap

This page provides a list of some of the literature that we are aware of, that utilises mXrap or its predecessor MS-RAP or makes reference to this software.

If you would like to reference mXrap, please use the following reference:

Harris, PH & Wesseloo, J 2015, mXrap software, version 5, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, https://mxrap.com/

Papers and Journal Articles

McFadyen, B, Grenon, M, Woodward, K & Potvin, Y2023,Assessing stope performance using georeferenced octrees and multivariate analysis,Mining Technology,vol. 132, no. 2,132152,http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/25726668.2023.2205080

Masethe, RT, Manzi, MS & Durrheim, RJ 2023, Using legacy 3D seismic data and source parameters of mining‐induced earthquakes to mitigate the risk of rockbursting in Kloof Gold Mine, South Africa’,Geophysical Prospecting, https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.13319

Sasseville, G, Turcotte, P & Falmagne, V 2022, Control measures to manage seismic risk at the LaRonde mine, a deep and seismically active operation’, paper presented at the 56th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium, Santa Fe, June 2022, https://doi.org/10.56952/ARMA-2022-0625

Ylmefors, A, Zhang, P & Mozaffari, S 2022, ‘Classification of mining induced seismicity at the Kiirunavaara Mine’, Explore Innovations in Rockbursts & Seismicity in Mines (RaSiM10), The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, Englewood. 

Troncoso, JAJ, Perez, S, Hurtado, JP & Cifuentes, C 2022, ‘Seismic hazard calculation using the equivalent magnitude obtained from numerical modelling’, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 153, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2022.105081

Douglas-Brown, RE 2022, Monitoring and controls for sublevel caving in an anisotropic rock mass, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 517528, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_35

Vidal da Silva, AE 2022, The B11 support methodologies and QAQC systems: creating and implementing a traceable support system, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 255268, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_16

Svartsjaern, M, Rentzelos, T, Shekhar, G, Swedberg, E, Boskovic, M & Hebert, Y 2022, Controlled reopening of the Kiirunavaara production block 22 after a 4.2 magnitude event, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 685698,https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_47

Jarufe, J 2022, Application of empirical methods to estimate crown pillar failure in caving mines, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 849860,https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_58

Musolino, M, Chester, C & Ford, A 2022, In situ stress data management and analysis: implications for numerical modelling’, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 12651278, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_88

Mawson, M, Dahnér-Lindkvist, CR, Andersson, UB, Thomas, A & Bäckström, A 2022, The Kiruna seismic event: important insights from the geotechnical model, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 10911100,https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_75

Morkel, IG, Wesseloo, J & Potvin, Y 2022, Seismic event location uncertainty in mining with reference to caving, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 445460, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_30

Poulter, M, Ormerod, T, Balog, G & Cox, D 2022, Geotechnical monitoring of the Carrapateena cave, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 487500, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_33

Sewnun, D, Wesseloo, J & Heinsen Egan, M 2022, A review of structural data collection methodologies for discrete fracture network generation, in Y Potvin (ed.), Caving 2022: Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 10471060,https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2205_72

Gospodinov, D, Dineva, S & Dahnér-Lindkvist, C 2022, On the applicability of the RETAS model for forecasting aftershock probability in underground mines (Kiirunavaara Mine, Sweden)’,Journal of Seismology, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 10231037.

Khalil, H, Chen, T, Xu, YH & Mitri, H 2022, Effect of mining and geology on mining-induced seismicity A case study’,Journal of Sustainable Mining, vol. 21, iss. 3, https://doi.org/10.46873/2300-3960.1361

Ylmefors, A, Zhang, P, Mozaffari, S 2022, ‘Classification of mining induced seismicity at the Kiirunavaara mine’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Dineva, S, Dahnér, C, Malovichko, D, Lund, B, Gospodinov, D, Piana Agsotinetti, N, Rudzinski L 2022, ‘Analysis of the magnitude 4.2 seismic event on 18 May 2020 in the Kiirunavaara mine, Sweden’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Ollila, B, Brown, L 2022, ‘Seismological characterization of sill pillar yield’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Simser, B, Butler, T 2022, ‘The value of recording small mining induced microseismic events with examples from Glencore’s Nickel Rim South mine’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Dahnér, C, Dineva, S, Jonsson, K 2022, ‘Overview of the hydraulic fracturing results from a production area in Kiirunavaara mine’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Chinnasane, D, Singarayer, D, Pelletier, D, Yao, M 2022, ‘Performance of the support system following multiple 3.0+ Mn seismic events at Vale’s Creighton Mine –a case study’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Jarufe, J, Cifuentes, C 2022, ‘Numerical modelling and probabilistic seismic hazard estimation in panel caving mines, case study at Reservas Norte, El Teniente mine’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Verma, A, Brown, L, Espley, S, Price M, Moreau-Verlaan, L, Sampson-Forsythe, A 2022, ‘Seismic hazard assessment and mapping: a comprehensive case study at Vale’s Garson Mine, Sudbury, ON Canada’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Doucet, C, Côté, T, Falmagne, V 2022, ‘Managing the development of secondary drawpoints in high stress areas at Goldex Mine’, RaSiM10: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Englewood.

Linzer, LM, Hildyard, MW & Wesseloo, J 2021, ‘Complexities of underground mining seismic sources’, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 379, no. 2196, pp. 20200134, https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.2020.0134

Cumming-Potvin, D, Tierney, S, Potvin, Y, Thin, I & Grant, D 2021, ‘A methodology for assessing stope design modifying factors for the Olympic Dam Mine’, Proceedings of the Underground Operators Conference 2021, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne, pp. 473–485.

Wesseloo, J 2020, ‘Addressing misconceptions regarding seismic hazard assessment in mines: b-value, Mmax, and space-time normalization’, The Journal of The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 120, no. 1, pp. 67–80.

Brown, LG, Hudyma, MR, Carusone, O & Reimer, E 2020, ‘Evaluating short term seismic hazard forecasting in hard rock mines’, in CC Li, H Ødegaard, AH Høien, J Macias (eds),  Proceedings of Eurock 2020, International Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Lisbon, and Norwegian Group for Rock Mechanics.

Linzer, LM, Hildyard, MW, Spottiswoode, SM & Wesseloo, J 2020, ‘Do stopes contribute to the seismic source?’, The Journal of The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 120, no. 1, pp. 81–90.

Potvin, Y, Woodward, KR, McFadyen, B, Thin, I & Grant, D 2020, ‘Benchmarking of stope design and reconciliation practices’, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Underground Mining Technology, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 299–308, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2035_14

McFadyen, B, Woodward, KR, Potvin, Y & Grenon, M 2020, ‘A new stope reconciliation approach’, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Underground Mining Technology, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 335–350, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_repo/2035_17

Dominoni, CMB, Fontoura, S.A.B., Cumming-Potvin, D, Cota, R. F., 2020, ‘Seismic hazard assessment at cuiabá mine‘, Rock Mechanics for Natural Resources and Infrastructure Development – Proceedings of the 14th International Congress on Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, CRC Press, Boca Raton, pp. 219–227.

Nordström, E, Dineva S & Nordlund, E 2019, ‘Back analysis of short-term seismic hazard indicators of larger seismic events in deep underground mines (LKAB, Kiirunavaara mine, Sweden)‘, Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol. 170, no. 9–10 pp. 1–23, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-019-02352-8

Cumming-Potvin, D, Potvin, Y, Wesseloo, J, Harris, P, Ho, C & Heinsen Egan, M 2019, ‘Development of a single-pass detailed damage mapping application‘, in J Hadjigeorgiou & M Hudyma (eds), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 85–100.

Sasseville, G, Grenon, M & Morissette, P 2019, ‘Assessing the contribution of seismicity to the demand on ground support elements at LaRonde mine‘, in J Hadjigeorgiou & M Hudyma (eds), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 155–168.

Landry, D & Reimer, E 2019, ‘Failure mechanisms and ground support observations at Coleman mine, Sudbury Basin‘, in J Hadjigeorgiou & M Hudyma (eds), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 253–266.

Potvin, Y, Hadjigeorgiou, J & Wesseloo, J 2019, ‘Towards optimising ground support systems in underground mines‘, in J Hadjigeorgiou & M Hudyma (eds), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 493–502.

Linzer, LM, Hildyard, MW, Spottiswoode, SM & Wesseloo, J 2019, ‘Do stopes contribute to the seismic source?‘, in W Joughin (ed), Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining , The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Johannesburg.

McFadyen, B, Grenon, M, Morissette, P & Woodward, K, 2019, ‘Preliminary assessment of primary stope performance for a seismically active mine’, Proceedings of the 53rd US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium, American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria.

Morkel, IG, Wesseloo, J & Potvin, Y 2019, ‘The validity of Es/Ep as a source parameter in mining seismology‘, in W Joughin (ed), Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining , The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Johannesburg.

Potvin, Y, Wesseloo, J, Morkel, G, Tierney, S, Woodward, K & Cuello, D 2019, ‘Seismic Risk Management practices in metalliferous mines‘, in W Joughin (ed,), Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining , The Southern Africa Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Johannesburg, pp. 123–132

Sasseville, G, Grenon, M & Morissette, P 2019, ‘Identification of Critical Factors Contributing to Increased Demand on Ground Support Elements at LaRonde Mine’, Proceedings of the 53rd US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria.

Tierney, S, Cumming-Potvin, D, Hopkins, M & Lett, J, 2019, ‘Back analysis for evaluation of blast re-entry analysis techniques’, Proceedings of the 53rd US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium, American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria.

Tierney, SR, Woodward, KR & Wesseloo, J 2019, ‘Seismic exclusions and re-entry from a risk perspective’, in J Wesseloo (ed), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Mining Geomechanical Risk, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 181–194.

Wesseloo, J 2019, ‘Addressing some misconceptions regarding seismic hazard assessment in mines‘, in W Joughin (ed), Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining , The Southern Africa Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Johannesburg, pp. 267–292.

Xu, Y, Blake, T, Feng, XT & Cai, M, 2019, ‘Ground control management at Alamos’s Young Davidson Mine’, Proceedings of the 53rd US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium, American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria.

Woods, MJ, Poulter, ME & King, RG 2018, ‘Progression and management of seismic hazard through the life of Telfer sublevel cave‘, in Y Potvin & J Jakubec (eds), Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 623–636.

Jonsson, K & Martinsson, J 2018, ‘Evaluating the effect on seismicity of a hydraulic fracturing trial using Bayesian data analysis‘, in Y Potvin & J Jakubec (eds), Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 451–658.

Goulet, A, Grenon, M, Morisette, P, Woodward, K, Wesseloo, J, 2018, ‘Properties of large-scale geological features and seismic responses affecting strainburst potential in deep underground mines‘, Proceedings of the ISRM International Symposium-10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, International Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Lisbon.

Goulet, A, Grenon, M, Woodward, K, Wesseloo, J & Morissette, P 2018, ‘Development of an integrated geotechnical database and associated analysis tools for excavation design in seismically active underground mines‘, Proceedings of the 52nd US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria, paper 18-147.

Wesseloo, J 2018, ‘The spatial assessment of the current seismic hazard state for hard rock underground mines‘, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 1839–1862, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-018-1430-4

Carusone, O & Hudyma, M 2017, ‘Variations in apparent stress and energy index as indicators of stress and yielding around excavations‘, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Underground Mining Technology, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 205–218, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1710_16_Carusone

Dineva, S & Boskovic, M 2017, ‘Evolution of seismicity at Kiruna Mine‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 125–139, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_07_Dineva

Dunn, MJ 2017, ‘Dynamic ground support — design methodologies and uncertainties‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 637–650, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_43_Dunn

Joughin, WC 2017, ‘Dealing with uncertainty and risk in the design of deep and high stress mining excavations’, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 489–507, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_33.3_Joughin

Morkel, IG & Wesseloo, J 2017, ‘The effect of sensor bandwidth limitations on the calculation of seismic hazard for mines‘, in JA Vallejos (ed.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines (RaSiM9), University of Chile, Santiago, pp. 42–49.

Morkel, IG & Rossi-Rivera, P 2017, ‘The implementation and quantification of the Vallejos and McKinnon re-entry methodology‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 173–181, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_10_Morkel

Morkel, IG & Wesseloo, J 2017, ‘A technique to determine systematic shifts in microseismic databases‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 105–116, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_05_Morkel

Nosdström, E, Dineva, S & Nordlund, E 2017, ‘Source parameters of seismic events potentially associated with damage in block 33/34 of the Kiirunavaara mine (Sweden)’, Acta Geophysica, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11600-017-0066-1

Potvin, Y 2017, ‘The need for new technology to optimise the engineering design of ground support systems in underground mines‘, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Underground Mining Technology, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 9–22, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1710_0.2_Potvin

Stephenson, RM & Sandy, MP 2017, ‘Ground control methods in squeezing and rockburst-prone ground in mining — case studies and benchmarking‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 681–692, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_46_Stephenson

Tierney, SR & Morkel, IG 2017, ‘The optimisation and comparison of re-entry assessment methodologies for use in seismically active mines‘, in J Wesseloo (ed.), Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 183–196, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1704_11_Tierney

Woodward, KR & Tierney, SR (2017), ‘Seismic hazard estimation using databases with bimodal frequency–magnitude behaviour‘, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Underground Mining Technology, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 219–232, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1710_17_Woodward

Campbell, AD, Ah Mu, E, Bunker, KA & Penney, AR (2016), ‘Managing stress and seismicity in an inclined sublevel cave’, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference & Exhibition on Mass Mining, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne.

Cumming-Potvin, D, Wesseloo, J, Jacobsz, SW & Kearsley, E 2016, ‘Results from Physical Models of Block Caving’, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference & Exhibition on Mass Mining, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne.

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, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne.

Brown, LG, Hudyma, MR & Turcotte, P 2015, ‘Seismic hazard assessment using apparent stress ratio’, in Y Potvin (ed.), First International Seminar on Design Methods in Underground Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 123–134, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1511_04_Brown

Morkel, IG, Wesseloo, J & Harris, P 2015, ‘Highlighting and quantifying seismic data quality concerns‘, in PM Dight (ed.), Ninth International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 539–549, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1508_37_Morkel

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.

Salvoni, M, Abbott, K & Dight, PM 2015, ‘Improvement of pseudo-3D pit displacement mapping technique through geodetic prism data integration’, in PM Dight (ed.), Ninth International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 185–193, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1508_09_Salvoni

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.

Cumming-Potvin, D & Hills, PB 2014, ‘Use of a pre-existing microseismic monitoring system to detect trapped miners (with reflections on Beaconsfield 2006)’, Proceedings of the 12th Underground Operators’ Conference, The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Melbourne.

Disley, NV 2014, ‘Seismic risk and hazard management at Kidd Mine’, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 107–121, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1410_05_Disley

Jalbout, A & Simser, B 2014, ‘Rock mechanics tools for mining in high stress ground conditions at Nickel Rim South Mine’, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 189–208, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1410_11_Jalbout

Turcotte, P 2014, ‘Practical applications of a rockburst database to ground support design at LaRonde Mine’, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 79–91, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1410_03_Turcotte

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.

Yao, M, Sampson-Forsythe, A & Punkkinen, AR 2014, ‘Examples of ground support practice in challenging ground conditions at Vale’s deep operations in Sudbury’, in M Hudyma & Y Potvin (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 291–304, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1410_19_Yao

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

Cumming-Potvin, D, Wesseloo, J, Potvin, Y & Green, M 2013, ‘Investigating the Potential for locating trapped miners using a pre-existing microseismic monitoring system’, Proceedings of RaSiM8: 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Geophysical Survey of Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersberg.

Mikula, PA 2013, ‘Progress with empirical performance charting for confident selection of ground support in seismic conditions’, Mining Technology, vol. 121, no. 4, pp. 192–203.

Dight, PM, Tarasov, BG & O’Hare, AW 2013, ‘Determining the proneness of rock to strainburst’, Proceedings of RaSiM8: 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Geophysical Survey of Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersberg.

Jarufe, JA & Vasquez, P 2013, ‘Numerical modelling and rock support design in Codelco’s New Mine Level panel caving project’, in Y Potvin & B Brady (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 513–523, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1304_35_Jarufe

Mikula, PA 2013, ‘Progress with empirical performance charting for confident selection of ground support in seismic conditions’, Mining Technology, vol. 121, no. 4, pp. 192–203.

Penney, AR & Hills, PH 2013, ‘Development of seismic heading re-entry and exclusion zones at the Tasmania Mine’, Proceedings of RaSiM8: 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Geophysical Survey of Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersberg.

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.

Potvin, Y & Wesseloo, J 2013, ‘Keynote lecture: Improving seismic risk management in hardrock mines’, Proceedings of RaSiM8: 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Geophysical Survey of Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersberg.

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.

Wesseloo, J 2013, ‘Towards real-time probabilistic hazard assessment of the current hazard state for mines’, Proceedings of RaSiM8: 8th International Symposium Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Geophysical Survey of Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersberg.

Jarufe, J, Potvin, Y & Wesseloo, J 2012, ‘Application of the limit equilibrium strength to the seismic assessment of shear related seismicity’, in Y Potvin (ed.), Proceedings of the Sixth International Seminar on Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 389–400, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1201_28_juan

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.

Pope, N, Wesseloo, J & Owen, M 2011, ‘Assessment of re-entry analysis procedures at an Australian mine’, in Y Potvin (ed.), Strategic versus Tactical 2011: Proceedings of the Fourth International Seminar on Strategic versus Tactical Approaches in Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 141–157, https://doi.org/10.36487/ACG_rep/1108_11_Pope

Potvin, Y, Grant, D & Munger, G 2012, ‘Towards a practical stope reconciliation process at Olympic Dam’, Proceedings of MassMin 2012: Sixth International Conference on Mass Mining, Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, Sudbury.

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.

Hudyma, MR, Frenette, P & Leslie, I 2010, ‘Monitoring open stope caving at Goldex Mine’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 142–150.

Hudyma, MR & Potvin, Y 2010, ‘An engineering approach to seismic risk management in hardrock mines’, Rock mechanics and rock engineering, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 891–906.

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.

Hudyma, MR, Frenette, P & Leslie, I 2010, ‘Monitoring open stope caving at Goldex Mine’, Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy: Section A, Mining Technology, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 142–150.

Hudyma, MR & Potvin, Y 2010, ‘An engineering approach to seismic risk management in hardrock mines’, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 891–906.

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Heal, D, Potvin, Y & Hudyma, MR 2006, ‘Evaluating rockburst damage potential in underground mining’, in DP Yale, SC Holtz, C Breeds & U Ozbay (eds), Proceedings of the Proceedings of the 41st US Rock Mechanics Symposium, American Rock Mechanics Association, Alexandria.

Hudyma, MR, Potvin, Y & Heal, D 2006, ‘The Mine Seismicity Risk Analysis Program (MS-RAP) – Transforming microseismic data into rock engineering knowledge’, Proceedings of the 3rd International Seminar on Deep and High Stress Mining, Université Laval, Quebec.

Vezina, F, Heal, D & Hudyma, MR 2005, ‘Le système micro-séismique, un outil de prévention et d’aide à la conception’, 20th Colloque de contrôle de terrain de l’AMQ.

Heal, D, Hudyma, MR & Vezina, F 2005, ‘Seismic hazard at Agnico-Eagle’s Laronde mine using MS-RAP’, Proceedings of the CIM Maintenance Engineering and Mine Operators Conference, Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, Westmount.

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Theses

Stratton, R 2022, Evolution of Seismic Response and Seismic Hazard at Goldex Mine’s D1-zone, master’s thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Ollila, B 2022,Time Distance Analysis of a Mine Scale Event, master’s thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Dorman, M 2020, Predicting the Behaviour and Liquefaction of Cement Paste Backfill During Ground Vibrations: A Case Study of the Dugald River Mine, Australia, Master of Science in Engineering Geology, University of Leeds, Leeds.

Cumming-Potvin DJ 2018, An Extended Conceptual Model of Caving Mechanics, PhD thesis, The University of Western Australia, Perth.

Brown, LG 2018, Seismic Hazard Evaluation Using Apparent Stress Ratio for Mining Induced Seismic Events, PhD thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Reimer, E 2018, Seismic Hazard Analysis Using Mapping Techniques for Underground, Narrow-Vein Metal Mines, M.A.Sc thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Goulet, A 2018, Développement et Application d’un Modèle Géomécanique Intégré pour une Exploitation Minière sous Hautes Contraintes et Sujette à la Séismicité, M.Sc. thesis, Université Laval, Quebec.

Carusone, OT, 2018, Interpretation of rock mass yield using apparent stress of microseismic events–examples from Glencore’s Nickel Rim South Mine, Sudbury, Ontario, M.A.Sc. thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Salvoni, M 2017, Rock Damage Assessment in a Large Unstable Slope from Microseismic Monitoring – MMG Century Mine Case Study, PhD thesis, the University of Western Australia, Perth.

Duan, W 2016, An Assessment of the Significance of Factors Affecting the Occurrence of Rockburst Damage, master’s thesis, The University of Western Australia, Perth.

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

Woodward, KR 2015, Identification and Delineation of Mining Induced Seismic Responses, PhD thesis, The University of Western Australia, Perth.

Abolfazlzadeh, Y 2013, Application of Seismic Monitoring in Caving Mines, M.A.Sc. thesis, Laurentian University, Sudbury.

Young, DP 2012, Energy Variations in Mining-Induced Seismic Events Using Apparent Stress, MSc thesis, Laurentian University.

Penney, AR 2011, Development of Re-entry Guidelines and Exclusion Zones at the Tasmania Gold Mine, M.Eng. thesis, Curtin University, Perth.

Woldemedhin, BY & Hannington, M 2011, Investigation of Rock-fall and Support Damage Induced by Seismic Motion at Kiirunavaara Mine, M.Eng. thesis, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå.

Heal, D 2010, Observations and Analysis of Incidences of Rockburst Damage in Underground Mines, PhD thesis, The University of Western Australia, Perth.

Hudyma, MR 2009, Analysis and Interpretation of Clusters of Seismic Events in Mines, PhD thesis, The University of Western Australia, Perth.