• The University of Western Australia (M600), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • Fairway Entrance 3, Civil and Mechanical Engineering Building

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • The University of Western Australia (M600), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 344 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
19982022
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Personal profile

Previous positions

Geotechnical Engineer, SRK Consulting, South Africa

Current projects

mXrap development project

Ground Support Systems Optimisation (GSSO)

Probabilistic stope support design

Physical and numerical modelling of caving geomechanics

 

Research

Mining geotechnical engineering,
Mining induced seismicity

Languages

English
Afrikaans

Keywords

  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Mine-induced seismicity and rockburst behaviour
  • Risk-based geotechnical design
  • Open pit geomechanics
  • Underground geomechanics

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Research Output 1998 2019

Construction of a damage risk model for footwall drifts

Andrijasevich, J., Basarir, H. & Wesseloo, J., 9 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Mining Geomechanical Risk. Wesseloo, J. (ed.). Perth: Australian Centre for Geomechanics, p. 273-288 1905-15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Open Access
Economics
Shareholders
Patient rehabilitation
Probability distributions
Costs
523 Downloads (Pure)

An Extended Conceptual Model of Caving Mechanics

Cumming-Potvin, D. J., 2018, (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
caving
mechanics
cave
damage
industry

A re-evaluation of the conceptual model of caving mechanics

Cumming-Potvin, D., Wesseloo, J., Jacobsz, S. W. & Kearsley, E., 2018, Caving 2018: Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving. Potvin, Y. & Jakubec, J. (eds.). Perth: Australian Centre for Geomechanics, p. 179-190

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Open Access
caving
mechanics
cave
centrifuge
evaluation
4 Citations (Scopus)

A spatially focused clustering methodology for mining seismicity

Woodward, K., Wesseloo, J. & Potvin, Y., 8 Jan 2018, In : Engineering Geology. 232, p. 104-113 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismicity
methodology
Clustering algorithms
Spatial distribution
Hazards

Development of an integrated geotechnical database and associated analysis tools for excavation design in seismically active underground mines

Goulet, A., Grenon, M., Woodward, K., Wesseloo, J. & Morissette, P., 1 Jan 2018, Proceedings of the 52nd US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, 2018 American Rock Mechanics Association. United States: American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

excavation
Excavation
Rocks
rocks
rock quality designation

Projects 2009 2022

Prizes

Gold Medal

Johan Wesseloo (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Honorary award

Gold

Gold Medal

Johan Wesseloo (Recipient), 2006

Prize: Honorary award

Gold

Silver Medal

Johan Wesseloo (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Honorary award

metallurgy
silver