A review of development of better prediction equations for blast fragmentation

Finn Ouchterlony, J. A. Sanchidrián

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1094-1109
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2019

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Funding Information:
The authors are really grateful to Prof. Peter Moser, vice chancellor of Montanuniversitaet Leoben (MUL), for his long-term enthusiastic support of fragmentation research and his long-standing friendship. Funding for this work was provided by MUL and Universidad Politécnica de Madrid .

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© 2019 Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences


  • Bench blasting
  • Fragmentation model
  • Fragmentation-energy fan
  • Rock fragmentation
  • Size distribution
  • Swebrec function

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