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Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

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  • 41. S Wang, F Ling, Q Hu, T Qu, J Shang (2024) Effect of water pressure on time-dependent permeability characteristics of sand conditioned with foam and bentonite slurry. Canadian Geotechnical Journal,

  • 40. F Kong, Y Xue, J Shang, C Zhu, M Han, Z Qu, B Wang, K Yang (2024) Predicting uniaxial compressive strength of building stone based on index tests: Correlations, validity, reliability, and unification. Construction and Building Materials 438, 137227

  • 38. L Kong, F Ling, PG Ranjith, J Shang (2023) Hydro-GBM Modelling of Hydraulic Fracturing of Crystalline Rocks with Fluids of Different Viscosity: Grain-Scale Cracking, Induced Seismicity, and Energy Partition, AGU 2023. 

  • 36. Q Ma, X Liu, Y Tan, D Elsworth, J Shang, D Song, X Liu, F Yan (2023) Numerical study of mechanical properties and microcrack evolution of double-layer composite rock specimens with fissures under uniaxial compression. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 109403.

  • 35. Y Tan, Q Ma, X Liu, X Liu, D Elsworth, R Qian, J Shang (2023) Study on the disaster caused by the linkage failure of the residual coal pillar and rock stratum during multiple coal seam mining: mechanism of progressive and dynamic failure. International Journal of Coal Science & Technology 10 (1), 45.

  • 34. Z Zhao, H Liu, Q Ma, J Shang (2023) Micro-macro damage, deterioration and cracking of heterogeneous composite rock masses with non-penetrating cracks under uniaxial compression. Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics 125, 103919.

  • 33. F Ren, C Zhu, MC He, J Shang, G Feng, J Bai (2023) Characteristics and Precursor of Static and Dynamic Triggered Rockburst: Insight from Multifractal. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering,

  • 32. E Rutter, Y Li, J Shang, Y, Ji (2022) Recent advances in mechanics and physics of rock fractures across scales. Front. Earth Sci. - Sec. Geohazards and Georisks,

  • 30. M Wang, J Shang, LF Fan (2022) Combined static-dynamic loading effect on the wave transmission properties in rock masses with macrojoint and microdefect. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering,

  • 29. C Zhu, M Karakus, MC He, Q Meng, J Shang, Y Wang, Q Yin (2022) Volumetric deformation and damage evolution of Tibet interbedded skarn under multistage constant-amplitude-cyclic loading. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences 152, 105066. doi:

  • 28. F Xiao, J Shang, A Wanniarachchi, Z Zhao (2021) Assessing fluid flow in rough rock fractures based on machine learning and electrical circuit model. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 206, 109126. doi:

  • 27. J Shang (2020) Rupture of veined granite in polyaxial compression: Insights from three-dimensional Discrete Element Method modelling. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. doi:

  • 25. J Hu, Q Ren, D Yang, J Shang, X Ding, Z Luo (2020) Cross-scale characteristics of backfill material using NMR and fractal theory. Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China. 30 (5), 1347-1363. doi:

  • 24. K Duan, CY Kwok, Q Y Zhang, J Shang (2020) On the initiation, propagation and reorientation of simultaneous multiple hydraulic fractures. Computers and Geotechnics. 117: 103226. doi:

  • 23. S Ma*, Z Zhao, J Shang (2019) An analytical model for shear behaviour of bolted rock joints. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 121: 1-13. doi:

  • 22. J Shang, LB Jayasinghe, F Xiao, W Nie, Z Zhao (2019) Three-dimensional DEM investigation of the fracture behaviour of thermally degraded rocks with consideration of material anisotropy. Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics. doi:

  • 21. MM Aliyu, J Shang, W Murphy, JA Lawrence, R Collier, Z Zhao (2019) Assessing the uniaxial compressive strength of extremely hard cryptocrystalline flint. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 113: 310-321. doi:

  • 20. W Nie, Z Zhao, W Guo, J Shang, CZ Wu (2019) Bond-slip modelling of a CMC rock bolt element using 2D-DDA method. Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. 85: 340-353. doi:

  • 19. Y Gui, J Shang, J Ma, Z Zhao (2019) Numerical study of the circular opening effect on mechanical behaviour of rock under confinement. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. doi:

  • 18. F Xiao, J Shang, Z Zhao (2019) DDA based grouting prediction and linkage between fracture aperture distribution and grouting characteristics. Computers and Geotechnics. 112:350-369. doi:

  • 17. LB Jayasinghe, J Shang, Z Zhao, ATC Goh (2019) Numerical investigation into the blasting-induced damage characteristics of rocks considering the role of in-situ stresses and discontinuity persistence. Computers and Geotechnics. 116: 103207. doi:

  • 16. Y Yokota, Z Zhao, J Shang, W Nie, K Date, K Iwano, Y Okada (2019) Effect of bolt configuration on the interface behaviour between a rock bolt and bond material: A comprehensive DDA investigation. Computers and Geotechnics. 105:116-128. doi:

  • 15. F Kong, J Shang (2019) Reply to discussion of “A validation study for the estimation of uniaxial compressive strength based on index tests” by F. Kong and J Shang, Rock Mech Rock Eng (2018), Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 52(8): 2719-2720. doi:

  • 14. J Hu, Q Ren, Q Jiang, Y Jiang, J Shang, Z Luo (2019) Macroscopic and microscopic trans-scale characteristics of the pore structure of mine grouting materials. Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China. 29(5), 1067-1081. Doi:

  • 11. J Shang, Y Gui, Z Zhao (2018) Broad-spectrum fracture toughness of an anisotropic sandstone under mixed-mode loading. Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics. 96:556-575. 

  • 9. J Shang, Z Zhao, S Ma (2018) On the shear failure of incipient rock discontinuities under CNL and CNS boundary conditions: Insights from DEM modelling. Engineering Geology. 234: 153-166. doi:

  • 7. J Shang, K Duan, K Handley, Z Zhao (2018) Numerical investigation of the direct tensile behaviour of laminated and transversely isotropic rocks containing incipient bedding planes with different strengths. Computers and Geotechnics. 107: 373-388. doi:

  • 6. J Shang, Z Zhao, M M Aliyu (2018) Stresses induced by a demolition agent in non-explosive rock fracturing. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 107: 172-180. doi:

  • 2. J Shang, Jianhua Hu, Keping Zhou, Xianwei Luo, Mohammed M. Aliyu (2015) Porosity increment and strength degradation of low-porosity sedimentary rocks under different loading conditions. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 75: 216-223. doi: 

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