Publications & Works

Articles Published in Journals That Entered SCI, SSCI and AHCI Indexes

The assessment of the factors affecting the microwave heating of magmatic rocks

GEOMECHANICS AND GEOPHYSICS FOR GEO-ENERGY AND GEO-RESOURCES, vol.6, no.4, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The influence of microwave treatment on the compressive and tensile strength of igneous rocks

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ROCK MECHANICS AND MINING SCIENCES, vol.129, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The needle penetration index to estimate the performance of an axial type roadheader used in a coal mine

GEOMECHANICS AND GEOPHYSICS FOR GEO-ENERGY AND GEO-RESOURCES, vol.5, no.1, pp.37-45, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Predicting the strength and brittleness of rocks from a crushability index

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.77, no.4, pp.1639-1645, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Investigating the effect of strength on the LCPC abrasivity of igneous rocks

GEOMECHANICS AND ENGINEERING, vol.15, no.2, pp.805-810, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Estimating the uniaxial compressive strength of pyroclastic rocks from the slake durability index

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.76, no.3, pp.1107-1115, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Estimating the Wet-Rock P-Wave Velocity from the Dry-Rock P-Wave Velocity for Pyroclastic Rocks

PURE AND APPLIED GEOPHYSICS, vol.174, no.7, pp.2621-2629, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The needle penetration test for predicting coal strength

JOURNAL OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY, vol.117, no.6, pp.587-591, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The performance prediction of roadheaders from easy testing methods

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.75, no.4, pp.1585-1596, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The influences of textural parameters of grains on the LCPC abrasivity of coarse-grained igneous rocks

TUNNELLING AND UNDERGROUND SPACE TECHNOLOGY, vol.58, pp.216-223, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The prediction of penetration rate for percussive drills from indirect tests using artificial neural networks

JOURNAL OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY, vol.116, no.8, pp.790-797, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Estimating specific energy from the brittleness indexes in cutting metallic ores

JOURNAL OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY, vol.116, no.8, pp.761-766, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

A preliminary study on the conversion factor used in the prediction of the UCS from the BPI for pyroclastic rocks

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.75, no.2, pp.771-780, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Review of Ground Characterization by Using Instrumented Drills for Underground Mining and Construction

ROCK MECHANICS AND ROCK ENGINEERING, vol.49, no.2, pp.585-602, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

An assessment on the indirect determination of the volumetric block proportion of Misis fault breccia (Adana, Turkey)

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.74, no.3, pp.899-907, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

The usability of the Cerchar abrasivity index for the evaluation of the triaxial strength of Misis Fault Breccia

BULLETIN OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, vol.74, no.1, pp.163-170, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Electrical impedance spectroscopy measurements to estimate the uniaxial compressive strength of a fault breccia

BULLETIN OF MATERIALS SCIENCE, vol.37, no.6, pp.1543-1550, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Estimation of rock strength from quantitative assessment of rock texture

JOURNAL OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY, vol.114, no.6, pp.471-480, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Performance prediction of roadheaders in metallic ore excavation

TUNNELLING AND UNDERGROUND SPACE TECHNOLOGY, vol.40, pp.38-45, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Articles Published in Other Journals

Estimation of Durability Aspects of Al Masjid Al-Haram Marble, Makkah City, Saudi Arabia

GEOTECHNICAL AND GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING, vol.35, no.6, pp.2763-2779, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

Indirect Methods to Predict the Abrasion Resistance and Slake Durability of Marbles

JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR AND ENGINEERING MATERIALS, vol.5, no.2, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

Rock characterization while drilling and application of roof bolter drilling data for evaluation of ground conditions

JOURNAL OF ROCK MECHANICS AND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING, vol.7, no.3, pp.273-281, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

The Relation between Uniaxial Compressive Strength and Block Punch Index for Pyroclastic Rocks

24th INTERNATIONAL MINING CONGRESS OF TURKEY, Antalya, Turkey, 14 - 17 April 2015, pp.630-636 identifier identifier

Expert Reports