Andy Fourie

Professor

  • The University of Western Australia (M051), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 912 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
20012019

Research Output 2001 2018

2018
Open Access
Fuzzy inference
backfill
compressive strength
Compressive strength
Hydraulics

An experimental and numerical study of runout from a tailings dam failure

Liu, H. 2018 (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
dam failure
tailings dam
modeling
fluid
computational fluid dynamics
6 Citations

A strength prediction model using artificial intelligence for recycling waste tailings as cemented paste backfill

Qi, C., Fourie, A., Chen, Q. & Zhang, Q. 10 May 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 183, p. 566-578 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artificial intelligence
Tailings
backfill
tailings
Artificial intelligence

Centrifuge model studies on the stability of fibre-reinforced cemented paste backfill stopes

Yi, X. W., Ma, G. W. & Fourie, A. 1 Aug 2018 In : Geotextiles and Geomembranes. 46, 4, p. 396-401 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Centrifuges
backfill
centrifuge
Ointments
Fibers
6 Citations
Artificial intelligence
Learning systems
Support vector machines
Logistics
Multilayer neural networks

Evaluation of the dynamic cone penetrometer to detect compaction in ripped soils

Beckett, C. T. S., Bewsher, S., Guzzomi, A. L., Lehane, B. M., Fourie, A. B. & Riethmuller, G. 1 Jan 2018 In : Soil and Tillage Research. 175, p. 150-157 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

penetrometers
penetrometer
soil compaction
Cones
compaction
3 Citations

Feasibility of electrokinetic in situ leaching of gold

Martens, E., Prommer, H., Dai, X., Wu, M. Z., Sun, J., Breuer, P. & Fourie, A. 1 Jan 2018 In : Hydrometallurgy. 175, p. 70-78 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold
Leaching
Pyrites
Iodides
Recovery
10 Citations
Ointments
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Compressive strength
Neural networks
Tailings
1 Citations

Pressure drop in pipe flow of cemented paste backfill: Experimental and modeling study

Qi, C., Chen, Q., Fourie, A., Zhao, J. & Zhang, Q. 15 Jun 2018 In : Powder Technology. 333, p. 9-18 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pipe flow
Ointments
Pressure drop
Pipe
Networks (circuits)

Temperature change and the total stress anomaly in paste backfill

Hasan, A., Kiet, T. W., Sahdi, F., Linda Taib, S. N., Sutan, N. M., Aziz, B. A. & Fourie, A. 1 Jan 2018 In : International Journal of GEOMATE. 14, 44, p. 90-95 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

backfill
cement
anomaly
temperature profiles
temperature
2017

Compaction conditions greatly affect growth during early plant establishment

Beckett, C. T. S., Glenn, D., Bradley, K., Guzzomi, A. L., Merritt, D. & Fourie, A. B. 1 Sep 2017 In : Ecological Engineering. 106, p. 471-481 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compaction
Compaction
Soils
Water content
water content
3 Citations

Cyclic shear response of cemented paste backfill

Suazo, G., Fourie, A. & Doherty, J. 1 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 143, 1, 04016082

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

backfill
Liquefaction
liquefaction
compressive strength
Compressive strength
slurry
Plasticity
plasticity
polymer
Polymers
2 Citations
backfill
Curing
saturation
refraction
wave propagation
6 Citations

Experimental investigation on the strength characteristics of cement paste backfill in a similar stope model and its mechanism

Chen, Q. S., Zhang, Q. L., Fourie, A., Chen, L. X. & Qi, C. C. 15 Nov 2017 In : Construction and Building Materials. 154, p. 34-43 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ointments
Cements
Microstructure
Scanning electron microscopy
Photography
6 Citations

Undrained behaviour of granular material and the role of fabric in isotropic and K0 consolidations: DEM approach

Nguyen, H. B. K., Rahman, M. M. & Fourie, A. B. 1 Feb 2017 In : Geotechnique. 67, 2, p. 153-167 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
Consolidation
digital elevation model
consolidation
Shearing
5 Citations

Utilization of phosphogypsum and phosphate tailings for cemented paste backfill

Chen, Q., Zhang, Q., Fourie, A. & Xin, C. 1 Oct 2017 In : Journal of Environmental Management. 201, p. 19-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
backfill
compressive strength
tailings
Compressive strength
2016

Centrifuge modelling of drawdown seepage in tailings storage facilities

Beckett, C. T. S. & Fourie, A. B. 2016 Mine Closure 2016: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Mine Closure. Fourie, A. B. & Tibbet, M. (eds.). Australian Centre for Geomechanics, p. 277-290 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

centrifugal model test
drawdown
tailings
seepage
embankment
2 Citations
7 Citations

Effects of confining stress, density and initial static shear stress on the cyclic shear response of fine-grained unclassified tailings

Suazo Fuentealba, G., Fourie, A., Doherty, J. & Hasan, A. May 2016 In : Geotechnique. 66, 5, p. 401-412

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
tailings
shear stress
Shear stress
Liquefaction
5 Citations
Granular materials
water retention
hydration
Hydration
Cements
8 Citations

Influence of curing temperature and stress conditions on mechanical properties of cementing paste backfill

Walske, M., McWilliam, H., Doherty, J. & Fourie, A. Jan 2016 In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 53, 1, p. 148-161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Curing
Mechanical properties
Hydration
Temperature
Compressive strength
1 Citations
Plasticity
Soils
Polymers
Shear strength
Testing

Liquefaction potential of sand tailings dams evaluated using a probabilistic interpretation of estimated in-situ relative density

Gabriel Villavicencio, A., Breul, P., Bacconnet, C., Fourie, A. & Raúl Espinace, A. 2016 In : Revista de la Construccion. 15, 2, p. 9-18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
Liquefaction
Dams
Sand
Materials properties

Movement of contaminants in the unsaturated zone of the subsurface from a low flush on-site sanitation system in Ivory Park, Johannesburg

van Ryneveld, M. B., Fourie, A. B. & Palmer, I. H. 2016 In : Water SA. 42, 4, p. 505-515 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sanitation
sanitation
vadose zone
pollutant
Phosphorus
2 Citations

Water repellent soils: The case for unsaturated soil mechanics

Beckett, C., Fourie, A. & Toll, D. 2016 E3S Web of Conferences: 3rd European Conference on Unsaturated Soils. Delage , P., Cui, Y-J., Ghabezloo, S., Pereira, J-M. & Tang, A-M. (eds.). EDP Sciences, Vol. 9, 11011

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
File
soil mechanics
soil
water
mine waste
soil erosion
2015

An experimental and numerical study of a landslide triggered by an extreme rainfall event in northern Australia

Fourie, A., Suradi, M. & Saynor, M. J. 2015 In : LANDSLIDES. n/a, p. 1-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations

Compressive behaviour of fibre-reinforced cemented paste backfill

Yi, X., Ma, G. & Fourie, A. 2015 In : Geotextiles and Geomembranes. 43, 3, p. 207-215

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

backfill
Ointments
Fibers
Tailings
compressive strength
2 Citations

Cyclic DSS tests for the evaluation of stress densification effects in liquefaction assessment

Viana Da Fonseca, A., Soares, M. & Fourie, A. 2015 In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 75, p. 98-111

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquefaction
Densification
liquefaction
shear stress
sand
5 Citations

Cyclic shear behaviour of fibre-reinforced mine tailings

Festugato, L., Consoli, N. C. & Fourie, A. 2015 In : Geosynthetics International. 22, 2, p. 196-206

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
tailings
Fibers
Gold mines
Silt

Effects of Shear on the Behaviour of Polymer-treated Slurries

Reid, D. & Fourie, A. 2015 Tailings and Mine Waste Management for the 21st Century. Victoria, Australia: AusIMM The Minerals Institute, p. 215-225

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

13 Citations

Investigation of some controllable factors that impact the stress state in cemented paste backfill

Doherty, J., Hasan, A., Fuentealba, G. & Fourie, A. Dec 2015 In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 52, 12, p. 1901-1912 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drainage
Water
Cements
Scheduling
6 Citations
Kaolin
slurries
Aluminum Oxide
Slurries
Silicon Dioxide

Rectangular foundations on a sand embankment over mine tailings

Hossain, M., Fourie, A. & Yi-Wen, B. P. Jun 2015 In : International Journal of Geomechanics. 15, 3, p. 1-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

embankment
tailings
clay
sand
earthmoving equipment
6 Citations

Spread is better: An investigation of the mini-slump test

Gao, J. & Fourie, A. 2015 In : Minerals Engineering. 71, p. 120-132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yield stress
Kaolin
Tailings
kaolin
tailings
3 Citations

The effect of consolidation path on undrained behaviour of sand - A DEM approach

Nguyen, H. B. K., Rahman, M. M. M., Cameron, D. A. & Fourie, A. 2015 Proceedings of the 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics. CRC Press, p. 175-180

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

digital elevation model
consolidation
sand
simulation
effect
1 Citations

Using the flume test for yield stress measurement of thickened tailings

Gao, J. & Fourie, A. 2015 In : Minerals Engineering. 81, p. 116-127

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stress measurement
Stress measurement
Tailings
tailings
Yield stress
2014

Assessing the post-liquefaction shear strength of thickened tailings in the design stage a review and update

Fourie, A. & Reid, D. 2014 Proceedings of the 17th International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings. Canada: InfoMine, Vol. 1, p. 429-444

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

6 Citations
Open Access
File
Kaolin
Polyethyleneimine
Slurries
Rheology
Consolidation

Failures of sand tailings dams in a highly seismic country

Villavicencio, G., Espinace, R., Palma, J., Fourie, A. & Valenzuela, P. 2014 In : CANADIAN GEOTECHNICAL JOURNAL. 51, p. 449 - 464

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations

Geotechnical systems that evolve with ecological processes

Dejong, J. T., Tibbett, M. & Fourie, A. 2014 In : Environmental Earth Sciences. 73, 3, p. 1067-1082

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

durability
Soils
engineers
Service life
tailings

In situ measurements of cemented paste backfilling in an operating stope at Lanfranchi Mine

Fourie, A., Suazo Fuentealba, G. H., Doherty, J. & Hasan, A. 2014 Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Mining with Backfill. Perth: Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Vol. 1, p. 327-336

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

In stope measurements at two Western Australian Mine Sites

Hasan, A., Suazo Fuentealba, G. H., Doherty, J. & Fourie, A. 2014 Proceedings of the 17th International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings. Jewell, R., Fourie, A., Wells, P. S. & van Zyl, D. (eds.). Canada: InfoMine, Vol. 1, p. 355-368

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

3 Citations

Rainfall-induced landslides: Development of a simple screening tool based on rainfall data and unsaturated soil mechanics principles

Suradi, M., Fourie, A., Beckett, C. & Buzzi, O. P. 2014 Rainfall-induced landslides: Development of a simple screening tool based on rainfall data and unsaturated soil mechanics principles. EH Leiden The Netherlands: CRC Press/Balkema, Vol. 2, p. 1459-1466

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

soil mechanics
landslide
rainfall
antecedent conditions
trigger mechanism
6 Citations

Source of Unimin kaolin rheological variation - Ca.sup 2+ concentration

Avadiar, L., Leong, Y-K., Fourie, A., Nugraha, T. & Clode, P. 5 Oct 2014 In : COLLOIDS AND SURFACES A-PHYSICOCHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING ASPECTS. 459, p. 90-99 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kaolin
Slurries
calcium
Calcium
Yield stress

Studies on flume tests for predicting beach slopes of paste using the computational fluid dynamics method

Gao, J. & Fourie, A. 2014 Proceedings of the 17th International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings. Jewell, R., Fourie, A., Wells, P. S. & van Zyl, D. (eds.). Canada: InfoMine, Vol. 1, p. 59-69

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

2013

Behaviours of Kaolin Suspensions with Different Polyacrylamide (PAM) Flocculants under Shear

Avadiar, L., Leong, Y-K., Fourie, A. & Nugraha, T. 2013 Chemeca 2013: challenging Tomorrow. Barton, ACT: Engineers Australia, Vol. 2013, p. 6pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

5 Citations

Effect of penetration rate on piezocone parameters in two silty deposits

Suzuki, Y., Lehane, B. & Fourie, A. 2013 Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Cite Characterization: Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization 4. London, United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis, Vol. I, p. 809-815

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Full scale experiments on the effectiveness of a drainage system for cemented paste backfill

Hasan, A., Suazo, G. & Fourie, A. 2013 Paste 2013: Proceedings of the 16th International Seminar on Paste and Thickened Tailings. Jewell, R., Fourie, A., Caldwell, J. & Pimenta, J. (eds.). Western Australia: Australia Centre for Geomechanics, p. 379-392

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper