Experimental study on artificially induced crack patterns and their consequences on mechanical excavation processes

Philipp Hartlieb, Bruno Grafe, Taras Shepel, Artem Malovyk, Behnam Akbari

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28 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)160-169
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences
Issue numberDecember
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 5 Nov 2017


  • microwave irradiation
  • rock cutting
  • alternative excavation

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