Phil Dight

Professor, BEng MEng Melb. , PhD Monash

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

    6009 Perth


  • 83 Citations
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  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Mine design
  • Mining risk management
  • Open pit geomechanics
  • Slope modelling
  • Slope monitoring
  • Microseismic monitoring of open pit mines
  • Stress measurement using rock memory techniques
  • Pre- and post-peak rock testing and development of constitutive 3D model

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Research Output 2007 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)
Crack propagation
tensile stress
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dual cohesive elements for 3D modelling of synthetic fibre-reinforced concrete

Manca, M., Karrech, A., Dight, P. & Ciancio, D., 1 Nov 2018, In : Engineering Structures. 174, p. 851-860 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthetic fibers
Reinforced concrete
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the intermediate principal stress on 3-D crack growth

Wang, H., Dyskin, A., Pasternak, E., Dight, P. & Sarmadivaleh, M., 1 Dec 2018, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 204, p. 404-420 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crack propagation
Compressive stress
Tensile stress
Loads (forces)
1 Citation (Scopus)
Learning systems
Image processing
Reinforced concrete

Influence of the shape of 3-D cracks on their growth in biaxial compression

Wang, H., Dyskin, A., Pasternak, E. & Dight, P., 2018, Advances in Mechanics: Failure, Deformation Fatigue, Waves and Monitoring - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Structural Integrity and Failure, Perth, WA, Australia, 3-6 December 2018. Dyskin, A. & Pasternak, E. (eds.). Australia: Australian Fracture Group Inc., p. 108-114

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper


Projects 2011 2020