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Prof Patrick Foster

Publications

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2017

2016

2015

2014

  • Cluff D, Kennedy G, Foster PJ. (2014) Liquid Air for Energy Storage, Auto Compression, Compressed Air and Ventilation in Deep Mining, Deep Mining 2014, Sudbury, 16th - 18th Sep 2014.
  • Foster PJ, Joy J. (2014) Risk Management in Mines, Ventilation and Occupational Environment Engineering in Mines, Mine Ventilational Society of South Africa, 915-930.
  • Navidi A, Ziaii M, Afzal P, Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ. (2014) Determination of Chromites Prospects using Multifractal Models and Zonality Index in the Parang 1:100000 Sheet, Iran, Universal Journal of Geoscience, volume 2, no. 4, pages 133-139, DOI:10.13189/ujg2014.020404. [PDF]
  • Eyre M, Foster PJ. (2014) The Benefits of Laser Scanning & 3D Modelling in Mine Accident Investigations, CIM Covention 2014, Vancouver, Canada, 12th - 14th May 2014.
  • Foster PJ, Lyle G. (2014) Application of Bowtie Analysis in Assessing the Risk of Major Hazards in the Mining Industry, CIM Covention 2014, Vancouver, Canada, 12th - 14th May 2014.
  • Eyre M, Pascoe D, Foster PJ, Coggan J. (2014) Digital Data Acquisition for Effective Slope Management, 22nd UK National Conference of the Association for Computational Mechanics in Engineering, Exeter, Uk, 2nd - 4th Apr 2014.
  • Yesrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Coggan J, Afzal P. (2014) Application of a Density-Number (D-N) Fractal Modelling to correlate mineralised zones in Kahang Cu-Mo Porphyry Deposit, 22nd UK Conference of the Association for Computational Mechanics in Engineering, Exeter, Uk, 2nd - 4th Apr 2014.
  • Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Coggan J, Afzal P, Agterberg F, Ahangaran DK. (2014) Application of a density–volume fractal model for rock characterisation of the Kahang porphyry deposit, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, volume 66, pages 188-193.
  • Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Coggan JS, Agterberg FP, Afzal P, Ahangaran DK. (2014) Application of a density-volume fractal model for rock characterisation of the Kahang porphyry deposit, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, volume 66, pages 188-193, DOI:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2013.12.022.

2013

  • Eyre M, Foster PJ, Jobling Purser J. (2013) The Benefits of Laser Scanning & 3D Modelling in Accident Investigation: In a Mining Context, 35th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, London, 15th - 17th Oct 2014.
  • Foster PJ, Severn R. (2013) Roof fall Major Hazard Analysis with Bowtie Diagrams, 35th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, London, 15th - 17th Oct 2014.
  • Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Afzal P, Coggan J, Kaveh Ahangaran D. (2013) Application of RQD-Number and RQD-Volume multifractal modelling to delineate rock mass characterisation in Kahang Cu-Mo porphyry deposit, central Iran, Arch. Min. Sci, volume 58, pages 1023-1035.
  • Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Afzal P, Ahangaran DK, Esfashanipour R. (2013) Significant Factors that Influence Motivation of Employees within the Mining Sector, Mine Planning & Equipment Selection 2013, Dresden, Germany, 14th - 19th Oct 2013.
  • Yasrebi AB, Afzal P, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Esfahanipour R. (2013) Correlation between geology and concentration-volume fractal models: significance for Cu and Mo mineralized zones separation in the Kahang porphyry deposit (Central Iran), Geologica Carpathica, volume 64, no. 2, pages 153-163. [PDF]
  • Foster PJ, Lyle G. (2013) Application of BowTie Analysis in Assessing the Risk of Major Hazards in the Mining Industry, 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal, 12th - 14th Aug 2013.
  • Bennett J, Kennedy G, Foster PJ, Williams N, Cluff D, Clifford T. (2013) Low Carbon Coal Mining - A Contradicton or an Opportunity, 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal, 12th - 14th Aug 2013.
  • Williams N, Kennedy G, Foster PJ. (2013) Electrical Demand Reduction and Response Strategies for Underground Mining, 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal, 12th - 14th Aug 2013.
  • Foster PJ, Barnes S, Flumm L, Jobling-Purser J, Stroh F. (2013) Accident Scene Reconstruction in Underground Mining Operations, PositionIT, no. 46, pages 30-34. [PDF]

2012

  • Ahangaran DK, Nikzad M, Zomorodian A, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Yasrebi AB, Afzal P. (2012) Powder factor prediction in Urmia cement mine utilising Neural Network, 12th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference and EXPO - Modern Management of Mine Producing, Geology and Environmental Protection, SGEM 2012, volume 1, pages 729-736.
  • Yasrebi AB, Afzal P, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Esfahanipour R, Parvaz D. (2012) 3D lithology, alteration and zonation modelling of the eastern part of kahang cu-mo-au porphyry deposit in central Iran, 12th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference and EXPO - Modern Management of Mine Producing, Geology and Environmental Protection, SGEM 2012, volume 1, pages 417-423.
  • Ahangaran DK, Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ. (2012) Real Time Dispatching Modelling for Trucks with Different Capacities in Open pit Mines, Archives of Mining Sciences, volume 57, no. 1, pages 39-52.

2011

  • Ahangaran DK, Afzal P, Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Darestani RA. (2011) An Evaluation of the Quality of Metallurgical Coking Coal Seams with the North Block of Eastern Parvadeh Coal Deposit, Tabas, Central Iran, Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, volume 47, no. A(1), pages 1-16.
  • Yasrebi AB, Wetherelt A, Foster PJ, Afzal P. (2011) Determination and Analysis of Final Pit Limit of Esfordi Phosphate Open Pit Mine, 22nd World Mining Congress & Expo, Turkey, 11th - 16th Sep 2011.
  • Kennedy G, Bedford M, Foster PJ, Jones B. (2011) Underground Tracking and Positioning Techniques using Wireless Mesh Networking Technology, 34th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, New Delhi, India, 7th - 10th Dec 2011.
  • Foster PJ, Hoult S. (2011) Development and Use of a Safety Maturity Model as a Safety Assurance Tool in UK Coal Operations, 34th International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, New Delhi, India, 7th - 10th Dec 2011.

2010

  • Barnes S, Foster PJ, Flumn L, Stroh F, Jobling-Purser J. (2010) The use of laser scanning and 3D modelling for accident scene reconstruction in underground mining operations, XIV Congress of the International Society of Mine Surveying, Sun City, South Africa, 20th - 24th Sep 2010.

2008

  • Foster PJ, Parand A, Bennett JG. (2008) Improving the safety performance of the UK quarrying industry through a behavioural based safety intervention, Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, volume 108, no. 11, pages 683-690.
  • Foster PJ. (2008) The Risk Management Journey, Safety in Deep Mining, Johannesburg, 15th - 17th Jul 2008.

2007

  • Foster PJ, Bennett J, Parand A. (2007) Behavioural Safety & Performance Indicators: Research Based Approaches undertaken in the UK Quarrying Industry, 32nd Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, Beijing, China, 28th - 29th Sep 2007.
  • Kennedy GA, Foster PJ. (2007) High resilience networks and microwave propagation in underground mines, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Wireless Technology, ECWT 2006, pages 193-196, DOI:10.1109/ECWT.2006.280468.
  • Foster PJ, Brenkley D, Faulkes CI, Kennedy G. (2007) Improving Underground Mine Safety with High Resilience Mesh Smark Sensor Networks, 32nd Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, Beijing, China, 27th - 29th Sep 2007.
  • Bennett J, Foster P. (2007) Developing an industry-specific approach to a safety management system, Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, volume 05.1.

2006

  • Foster PJ. (2006) Modelling Potential SIghtline Improvements to Underground Mining Vehicles using Virtual Reality, Mining Technology, volume 115, no. 3, pages 85-90.
  • Foster PJ. (2006) Improving Safety in the UK Quarrying Industry through the Hard Target & Behavioural Safety, ICMM Health & Safety Conference, Johannesburg, 14th - 16th Nov 2006. [PDF]
  • Foster PJ, Parand A. (2006) Behavioural Based Safety in the Minerals Industry: A Research Based Methodology Carried out in the UK Quarrying Sector, QRC Mining Health & Safety Conference, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 1st - 1st Aug 2006.

2005

  • Jobling-Purser, J., Kennedy, G.. (2005) Underground Void Visualisation using a low-cost automated ROV, 31st International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes, Brisbane, 2nd - 5th Oct 2005.
  • Kennedy, G.. (2005) Low-Power Wireless Mesh Networks in Underground Mining, Bulletin of the Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy, volume March/April, pages 60-67.
  • Bennett J, Foster P. (2005) Predicting Progress: the use of leading indicators in occupational health and safety, Policy and Practice in Health and Safety, volume 03.2.
  • Kennedy GA, Foster PJ. (2005) Low-power Wireless Mesh Networks In Underground Mining, AusIMM Bulletin, pages 60-67.
  • Foster PJ. (2005) Hard Tergets: Improving Safety in the UK Quarrying Sector, Journal of the Mine Ventilation Society of South Africa, volume 58, no. 1, pages 14-17.

2004

  • Wetherelt, A., Jobling-Purser, J.. (2004) Underground Void Visualisation using a Low Cost Laser based System, 1st FIG International Symposium on Engineering Surveys for Construction Works and Structural Engineering, Nottingham, 1st - 1st Jun 2004.

2003

  • Foster PJ. (2003) Health and Safety in Quarrying, Quarry Management, volume 30, no. 7, pages 57-65.
  • Foster PJ. (2003) Health and Safety in Quarrying - Part Five: Management of Health Risks, Quarry Management, volume 30, no. 9, pages 47-53.
  • Foster PJ. (2003) Health and safety in quarrying - Part two: Health and safety management systems, Quarry Management, volume 30, no. 3, pages 43-48.
  • Burton, A.. (2003) Virtual Reality in Improving Mining Ergonomics, Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, volume 103, no. 1, pages 129-133.

1996

  • Staley BG, Foster PJ. (1996) Investigating accidents and incidents effectively, Mining Technology, volume 78, no. 895, pages 67-70.

1995

  • Foster PJ, Edwards JS. (1995) Planning for safety: The use of risk assessment, MINE PLANNING AND EQUIPMENT SELECTION 1995, pages 49-55. [PDF]

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