Phil Dight

Professor, BEng MEng Melb. , PhD Monash

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

    6009 Perth


  • 56 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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Projects 2011 2019

Research Output 2007 2018

1 Citations

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
1 Citations

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)
Learning systems
Image processing
Reinforced concrete
2 Citations

Fibre reinforced concrete in flexure and single fibre pull-out test: A correlation

Manca, M., Ciancio, D. & Dight, P., 16 Oct 2017, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 1 ed. Vol. 246. 012017. (IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Open Access
Reinforced concrete
Bending tests

An instrumentation project to investigate the response of a ground support system to stoping induced formation

Sweby, G., Dight, P., Potvin, Y. & Gamble, N., 2016, Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction. Nordlund, E., Jones, TH. & Eitzenberger, A. (eds.). Lulea, Sweden: Lulea University of Technology, 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper