Hamed Lamei Ramandi

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Lecturer

Hamed Lamei Ramandi is a lecturer in the School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering. His key research interests include digital rock analysis; fractured media properties, multiphase flow through porous media; coal characterisation; contaminant transport; CO2 geosequestration; underground coal gasification; and geomechanics with applications to mineral extraction, hydrogen production, ground support, oil and gas recovery, water and environmental studies.

For a list of publication, visit his Google Scholar Profile.

3D visualisation of coal constituents; right: the grayscale micro-CT image (black = pores and fractures, gray = macerals and white = minerals), left: segmented image (red = resolved pore and fractures, blue = extraneous minerals, yellow = inherent minerals and macerals = transparent). 

Journal articles
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Chen H; Kimyon O; Lamei Ramandi H; Manefield M; Kaksonen AH; Morris C; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2021, 'Microbiologically influenced corrosion of cable bolts in underground coal mines: The effect of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans', International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmst.2021.01.006
2021
Siddiqui MAQ; Salvemini F; Ramandi HL; Fitzgerald P; Roshan H, 2021, 'Configurational diffusion transport of water and oil in dual continuum shales', Scientific Reports, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-81004-1
2021
Craig P; Lamei Ramandi H; Chen H; Vandermaat D; Crosky A; Hagan P; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2021, 'Stress corrosion cracking of rockbolts: An in-situ testing approach', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 269, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.121275
2021
Lamei Ramandi H; Pirzada MA; Saydam S; Arns C; Roshan H, 2021, 'Digital and experimental rock analysis of proppant injection into naturally fractured coal', Fuel, vol. 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119368
2021
Rahman T; Ramandi HL; Roshan H; Iglauer S, 2020, 'Representative Elementary Volume of Rock Using X-Ray Microcomputed Tomography: A New Statistical Approach', Geofluids, vol. 2020, pp. 1 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2020/8866486
2020
Karimpouli S; Tahmasebi P; Ramandi HL, 2020, 'A review of experimental and numerical modeling of digital coalbed methane: Imaging, segmentation, fracture modeling and permeability prediction', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103552
2020
Mo S; Sheffield P; Corbett P; Ramandi HL; Oh J; Canbulat I; Saydam S, 2020, 'A numerical investigation into floor buckling mechanisms in underground coal mine roadways', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2020.103497
2020
Mo S; Ramandi HL; Oh J; Masoumi H; Canbulat I; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2020, 'A new coal mine floor rating system and its application to assess the potential of floor heave', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 128, pp. 104241 - 104241, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104241
2020
Jing Y; Armstrong RT; Ramandi HL; Mostaghimi P, 2019, 'DigiCoal: A computational package for characterisation of coal cores', Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, vol. 176, pp. 775 - 791, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.01.094
2019
Lv A; Ramandi HL; Masoumi H; Saadatfar M; Regenauer-Lieb K; Roshan H, 2019, 'Analytical and experimental investigation of pore pressure induced strain softening around boreholes', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 113, pp. 1 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.11.001
2019
Wu S; Ramandi HL; Chen H; Crosky A; Hagan P; Saydam S, 2019, 'Mineralogically influenced stress corrosion cracking of rockbolts and cable bolts in underground mines', International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, vol. 119, pp. 109 - 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.04.011
2019
Smith JA; Ramandi HL; Zhang C; Timms W, 2019, 'Analysis of the influence of groundwater and the stress regime on bolt behaviour in underground coal mines', International Journal of Coal Science and Technology, vol. 6, pp. 286 - 300, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40789-019-0246-5
2019
Lamei Ramandi H; Roshan H; Canbulat I; Asad Pirzada M; Zoorabadi M, 2018, 'CO2 sorption induced damage in coals in unconfined and confined stress states: A micrometer to core scale investigation', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 198, pp. 167 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.09.009
2018
Wu S; Chen H; Ramandi HL; Hagan PC; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Effects of environmental factors on stress corrosion cracking of cold-drawn high-carbon steel wires', Corrosion Science, vol. 132, pp. 234 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2017.12.014
2018
Wu S; Chen H; Craig P; Ramandi HL; Timms W; Hagan PC; Crosky A; Hebblewhite B; Saydam S, 2018, 'An experimental framework for simulating stress corrosion cracking in cable bolts', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 76, pp. 121 - 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2018.03.004
2018
Asad Pirzada M; Zoorabadi M; Lamei Ramandi H; Canbulat I; Roshan H, 2018, 'CO2 sorption induced damage in coals in unconfined and confined stress states: A micrometer to core scale investigation', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 198, pp. 167 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.09.009
2018
Ramandi HL; Liu M; Tadbiri S; Mostaghimi P, 2018, 'Impact of dissolution of syngenetic and epigenetic minerals on coal permeability', Chemical Geology, vol. 486, pp. 31 - 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.03.015
2018
Chen H; Lamei Ramandi H; Walker J; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Failure of the threaded region of rockbolts in underground coal mines', Mining Technology: Transactions of the Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 127, pp. 146 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14749009.2018.1428060
2018
Wu S; Chen H; Lamei Ramandi H; Hagan PC; Hebblewhite B; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Investigation of cable bolts for stress corrosion cracking failure', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 187, pp. 1224 - 1231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.08.066
2018
Lamei Ramandi H; Chen H; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Interactions of stress corrosion cracks in cold drawn pearlitic steel wires: An X-ray micro-computed tomography study', Corrosion Science, vol. 145, pp. 170 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.corsci.2018.09.009
2018
Jing Y; Armstrong RT; Ramandi HL; Mostaghimi P, 2017, 'Topological Characterization of Fractured Coal', Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, vol. 122, pp. 9849 - 9861, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017JB014667
2017
Ramandi HL; Mostaghimi P; Armstrong RT, 2017, 'Digital rock analysis for accurate prediction of fractured media permeability', Journal of Hydrology, vol. 554, pp. 817 - 826, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.08.029
2017
Karimpouli S; Tahmasebi P; Ramandi HL; Mostaghimi P; Saadatfar M, 2017, 'Stochastic modeling of coal fracture network by direct use of micro-computed tomography images', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 179, pp. 153 - 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2017.06.002
2017
Mostaghimi P; Armstrong RT; Gerami A; Hu Y; Jing Y; Kamali F; Liu M; Liu Z; Lu X; Ramandi HL; Zamani A; Zhang Y, 2017, 'Cleat-scale characterisation of coal: An overview', Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, vol. 39, pp. 143 - 160, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2017.01.025
2017
Ramandi HL; Mostaghimi P; Armstrong RT; Saadatfar M; Pinczewski WV, 2016, 'Porosity and permeability characterization of coal: a micro-computed tomography study', International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 154, pp. 57 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2015.10.001
2016
Jing Y; Armstrong RT; Lamei Ramandi H; Mostaghimi P, 2016, 'Coal cleat reconstruction using micro-computed tomography imaging', Fuel, vol. 181, pp. 286 - 299, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2016.04.127
2016
Ramandi HL; Armstrong RT; Mostaghimi P, 2016, 'Micro-CT image calibration to improve fracture aperture measurement', Case Studies in Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation, vol. 6, pp. 4 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csndt.2016.03.001
2016
Lamei Ramandi H; Mostaghimi PM; Armstrong RM; Arns CR; Saadatfar MS; Sok RS; Pinczewski VP; Knackstedt MK, 2015, 'Pore scale imaging and modelling of coal properties', The APPEA Journal, vol. 55, pp. 468 - 468, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AJ14103
2015
Conference Papers
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Ramandi HL; Wu S; Saydam S; Chen H; Crosky A; Kimyon ; Manefield M, 2020, 'Microbiologically influenced stress corrosion cracking of cable bolts in underground mines', in Rock Mechanics for Natural Resources and Infrastructure Development- Proceedings of the 14th International Congress on Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, ISRM 2019, pp. 1870 - 1874
2020
Chen H; Kimyon O; Lamei Ramandi H; Hebblewhite B; Manefield M; Crosky A; Saydam S; Kaksonen A; Morris C, 2019, 'Microbiologically induced cable bolt corrosion in underground coal mines', in Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, presented at Ninth International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Underground Construction, http://dx.doi.org/10.36487/acg_rep/1925_30_chen
2019
Saydam S; Wu S; Ramandi HL; Crosky A; Timms W; Hagan P; Hebblewhite B; Vandermaat D; Craig P; Chen H; Elias E, 2018, 'Laboratory methods for investigation on stress corrosion cracking of rockbolts and cable bolts', in ISRM International Symposium - 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, ARMS 2018
2018
Lv A; Ramandi HL; Roshan H, 2018, 'A multiscale study on the onset of sand production', in Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition 2018, APOGCE 2018, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Brisbane, Australia, presented at SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, Australia, 23 October 2018 - 25 October 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.2118/191881-MS
2018
Chen H; Miller H; Wu S; Lamei Ramandi H; Crosky A; Saydam S, 2018, 'Stress corrosion failure of cable bolts in underground mines', in Litvinenko V (ed.), Proceedings of the 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, Taylor & Francis, St Petersburg, Russia, pp. 1115 - 1122, presented at 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, St Petersburg, Russia, 22 May 2018 - 26 May 2018, https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9780429461767/chapters/10.1201/9780429461767-26
2018
Wu S; Ramandi HL; Hagan PC; Saydam S; Hebblewhite B, 2018, 'Experimental protocol for stress corrosion cracking for full-size cable bolts', in Rock Dynamics – Experiments, Theories and Applications - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Rock Dynamics and Applications, ROCDYN-3 2018, Taylor & Francis, Trondheim, Norway, pp. 645 - 650, presented at 3rd International Confrence on Rock Dynamics and Applications (RocDyn-3), Trondheim, Norway, 26 June 2018 - 27 June 2018, https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781351181327
2018
Mostaghimi P; Armstrong R; Gerami A; Hu Y; Jing Y; Kamali F; Liu M; Liu Z; Lu X; Lamei Ramandi H; Zamani A; Zhang Y, 2016, 'Pore Scale Characterisation of Coal: An Unconventional Challenge', in Society of Petroleum Engineers, Abu Dhabi, presented at Zhang, Abu Dhabi, 07 November 2016 - 10 November 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.2118/183411-MS
2016
Ramandi HL; Armstrong RT; Mostaghimi P; Saadatfar M; Pinczewsk WV, 2015, 'X-ray micro-computed tomography imaging for coal characterization', in Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition, http://dx.doi.org/10.2118/177017-ms
2015
Ramandi HL; Armstrong RT; Mostaghimi P; Saadatfar M; Pinczewsk WV, 2015, 'X-ray micro-computed tomography imaging for coal characterization', in Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, Australia, presented at SPE Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, Australia, 09 November 2015 - 11 November 2015, https://www.onepetro.org/conference-paper/SPE-177017-MS
2015
Mostaghimi P; Armstrong RT; Gerami A; Ebrahimi Warkiani M; Lamei ramandi H; Pinczewski WV, 2015, 'Micro-CT imaging and microfluidics for understanding flow in coal seam reservoirs', in International Symposium of the Society of Core Analysts, SCA, SCA
2015
Book Chapters
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Jiang P; Saydam S; Ramandi HL; Crosky A; Maghrebi M, 2019, 'Deep Molecular Representation in Cheminformatics', in Balas V; Roy S; Sharma D; Samui P (ed.), Handbook of Deep Learning Applications - Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, Springer, pp. 147 - 159
2019
Conference Abstracts
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Moore P; Timms W; Ramandi HL; Chen H; Wu S; Saydam S, 2017, 'Geochemical and groundwater factors contributing to the corrosion of rock and cable bolts � an experimental study', in Geochemical and groundwater factors contributing to the corrosion of rock and cable bolts � an experimental study, Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, presented at Conference of Metallurgists
2017

ARC LP190100122 - Microbiologically Induced Stress Corrosion Cracking in Underground Mines (2020-2022)

ACARP C29025 - Effectiveness of Shotcrete in Underground Coal Mines (2020-2021)

MINE8680-Geotechnical Data Collection and Analysis

MINE8760-Mine Geology and Geophysics for Mining Operations