Rock Mechanic and Mining

The effect of pick orientation on rock fragmentation Download »
SS Mostafavi, QY Yao, LC Zhang, XS Li, J Lunn and C Melmeth, The effect of pick orientation on rock fragmentation, 12th Intl Cong on Rock Mechanics, 18-21 October 2011, Beijing, China. In: Harmonising Rock Engineering and the Environment, eds: Qian & Zhou, Tailor & Francis Group, London (2012) pp.1752-1756 (ISBN: 978-0-415-80444-8)

Estimating the peak indentation force of the edge chipping of rocks using single point-attack pick Download »
RH Bao, LC Zhang, QY Yao and J Lunn, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 44 (2011) 339-347

Energy Efficiency in Rock CuttingDownload »
Mostafavi, S.S., Bao, R.H, Zhang, L.C., Lunn, J., Melmeth, C., “Energy Efficiency in Rock Cutting”. International Journal of Materials Research and Innovations, Vol.15, 2011.

Elasticity of Transversely Isotropic Materials
HJ Ding, WQ Chen and LC Zhang, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands (2006) pp v + 427. (ISBN: 1-4020-4033-4)

Numerical analysis of shape effect on the tensile strength evaluation of axisymmetric specimens Download »
LC Zhang, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 15 (1991) 241-250.

The method of weighted residuals for transversely isotropic problems and its application to engineering Download »
LC Zhang and H Ding, , Acta Mechanica Sinica, 19 (1987) 455-460.

The method of weighted residuals for axisymmetric problems Download »
Y Xie, LC Zhang, W Zhou and H Ding, Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 2 (1986) 158-162.