SME Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration journal: New Papers Published, Submit Your Paper!

By Chee Theng posted 10-30-2020 06:42 PM


Submit your paper to the SME Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (MME) journal!
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  3. Scroll down and click on the "Read the MME Journal Online" button. This takes you to the MME Springer website as an SME member with full access. To see a specific paper, use the search function or use the paper's https://doi link

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Heat Stress in Hot Underground Mines: a Brief Literature Review
by Paloma Lazaro & Moe Momayez

Mapping Surface Moisture of a Gold Heap Leach Pad at the El Gallo Mine Using a UAV and Thermal Imaging
by Mingliang Tang & Kamran Esmaeili

Time-Dependent Monitoring of Seismic Wave Velocity Variation Associated with Three Major Seismic Events at a Deep, Narrow-Vein Mine
by Setareh Ghaychi Afrouz, Erik Westman, Kathryn Dehn & Ben Weston

Managing Heat in Underground Mines: the Importance of Incorporating the Thermal Flywheel Effect into Climatic Modeling
by Kyle A. Scalise, Marcelo Bandeira Teixeira & Karoly C. Kocsis

Insights into the Relationships Among the Roof, Rib, Floor, and Pillars of Underground Coal Mines
by Ted M. Klemetti, Mark A. Van Dyke, Nicole Evanek, Craig C. Compton & Ihsan Berk Tulu

Field Testing of Roof Bolter Canopy Air Curtain Operating Downwind of the Continuous Miner
by William R. Reed, Michael Shahan, Vasu Gangrade, Garron Ross, Kunal Singh & Todd Grounds

Kinetics of Atmospheric Leaching from a Brazilian Nickel Laterite Ore Allied to Redox Potential Control
by A. L. A. Santos, E. M. A. Becheleni, P. R. M. Viana, R. M. Papini, F. P. C. Silvas & S. D. F. Rocha

A Geostatistical Solution to Estimating Groundwater Inflows in Deep Rock Tunnels with Validation Through Case Studies
by Mark J. Vanarelli

Assessing the Feasibility of a Commercially Available Wireless Internet of Things System to Improve Conveyor Safety
by R. Jacksha & K. V. Raj

Design of the Otjikoto Gold Mill, Namibia
by John Rajala

Penetration Rate Prediction Models for Core Drilling
by Niyazi Bilim & Emre Karakaya

Recovery of Heavy Metals from Liquid Effluent by Galvanic Cementation
by Yehia M. Youssef, Nourhan Moukhtar, Ibrahim Hassan & M. H. Abdel-Aziz

Effect of Transition Metal Impurities on the Adsorption of Flotation Reagents on Pyrite Surface
by Yingchao Liu, Yuqiong Li, Jianhua Chen & Mingfei He

Exploration Methodology Using Morphology and Alloy Composition of Alluvial Gold: A Case Study from Quaternary Deposits of the Nowshera District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
by Liaqat Ali, Robert Chapman, Mohammad Farhan, Mohammad Tahir Shah, Seema Anjum Khattak & Asghar Ali

Platinum Recovery from Hydrometallurgical Residue of Waste Automotive Catalysts Processing by High-Temperature Smelting Process
by Chuan Liu, Shuchen Sun, Xiaoping Zhu & Ganfeng Tu

Characterization of Colemanite and Its Effect on Cold Compressive Strength and Swelling Index of Iron Ore Pellets
by Mahaboob Basha Shaik, Chandra Sekhar, Srinivas Dwarapudi, Neha Gupta, Indrajit Paul, Arvind Kumar Patel, Shakuntala Tudu & Amit Kumar

Characterization of Bauxite Residue from a Press Filter System: Comparative Study and Challenges for Scandium Extraction
by Amilton Barbosa Botelho Junior, Denise Crocce Romano Espinosa & Jorge Alberto Soares Tenório 

Multi-Step Thermodynamic Calculation for Copper Dross Bath Smelting Process
by Boyi Xie, Hui Xiao, Lin Chen, Weifeng Liu, Duchao Zhang & Tianzu Yang

Integrated Geophysical Investigation for Shallow-Scale Massive (Pb-Zn) Sulphide and Barite Exploration in the Abakaliki and Obubra Mining Districts (AOMD), Southeastern Nigeria
by Innocent John Arinze & Chidubem Okwudiri Emedo

Numerical Experimental Study on Ore Dilution in Sublevel Caving Mining
by Kunpeng Yu, Chunshan Zheng & Fengyu Ren

Mapping of Gold Mineralization in Ichadih, North Singhbhum Mobile Belt, India Using Electrical Resistivity Tomography and Self-Potential Methods
by Dharmita Horo, Sanjit Kumar Pal & Sahendra Singh

Optimization of Induration Cycle for Magnetite Concentrate and its Usage in Pellet-Making Process Designed for Hematite Concentrate
by T. Umadevi, K. S. Sridhara & Sah Rameshwar 

Investigation of Alumina-Based Ceramic Production from Aluminum Black Dross
by Umay Cinarli & Ahmet Turan

Potential Application of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-Precipitation Technology as a Coagulant for Water Treatment in Settling Tanks
by Naeimeh Shabani, Afshin Javadi, Hoda Jafarizadeh-Malmiri, Hamid Mirzaie & Javid Sadeghi

The Effect of Particle Size Distribution and Liberation Degree on the Separation Performance of Industrial Spirals in Low-grade Chromite Processing
by Ataallah Bahrami, Saghar Farajzadeh & Fatemeh Kazemi

Preliminary Evaluation of Carbon Dioxide, Oxygen, and Hydrogen for Promoting Chromite Liberation by Breakage
by Mahmut Camalan & Mehmet Ali Recai Önal

Separation and Recovery of Chromium from Solution After Vanadium Precipitation
by Bin Hu, Bianfang Chen, Changda Zhang, Yanyang Dai, Mingyu Wang & Xuewen Wang