Publications

2018

M. Abdi-Oskouei, K. Awuah-Offei (2018) Role of the operator in dragline energy efficiency, Green Energy and Technology(9783319541983), doi:10.1007/978-3-319-54199-0_10

K. Awuah-Offei (2018) Introduction, Green Energy and Technology(9783319541983), doi:10.1007/978-3-319-54199-0_1

K. Awuah-Offei (2018) Energy efficiency in cable shovel operations, Green Energy and Technology(9783319541983), doi:10.1007/978-3-319-54199-0_8

2017

M.K. Boateng, K. Awuah-Offei (2017) Agent-based modeling framework for modeling the effect of information diffusion on community acceptance of mining, Technological Forecasting and Social Change 117, doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2017.01.019

M.K. Boateng, K. Awuah-Offei (2017) Responsiveness of mining community acceptance model to key parameter changes, JASSS 20(3), doi:10.18564/jasss.3458

A. Anani, K. Awuah-Offei (2017) Incorporating changing duty cycles in CM-shuttle car matching using discrete event simulation: A case study, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering 8(2), doi:10.1504/IJMME.2017.084202

Angelina Anani, Kwame Awuah-Offei, Joseph Hirschi (2017) Application of discrete event simulation in optimising coal mine room-and-pillar panel width: a case study, Mining Technology 126(1), p. 1-9, doi:10.1080/14749009.2016.1195035

Sisi Que, Kwame Awuah-Offei, Nathan Weidner, Yumin Wang (2017) Discrete choice experiment validation: A resource project case study, Journal of Choice Modelling, doi:10.1016/j.jocm.2017.01.006

Brandi Klein, Rachel Stancil, Reinhold Schnell, Brittney Abel, Jordan Verslues, Sisi Que, Kwame Awuah-Offei () Optimal Number of Factors for Choice Experiments in Mining Community Consultation, PsycEXTRA Dataset, doi:10.1037/e524912015-027

2016

S. Que, K. Awuah-Offei, N. Weidner, V.A. Samaranayake (2016) Mining stakeholder analysis using discrete choice theory: A case study in Salt Lake City, 2016 SME Annual Conference and Expo: The Future for Mining in a Data-Driven World

M.K. Boateng, K. Awuah-Offei (2016) Breaking language barrier: A review of the costs and benefits of current approaches, 2016 SME Annual Conference and Expo: The Future for Mining in a Data-Driven World

A. Anani, K. Awuah-Offei (2016) Effect of changing duty cycles with a panel in CM-shuttle car matching: A case study, 2016 SME Annual Conference and Expo: The Future for Mining in a Data-Driven World

K Awuah-Offei, M Mathiba, F J Baldassare (2016) Identifying the presence of AMD-derived soil CO2 in field investigations using isotope ratios, Minerals, url, doi:10.3390/min6010018

S Que, A Anani, K Awuah-Offei (2016) Effect of ignoring input correlation on truck–shovel simulation, International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, url, doi:10.1080/17480930.2015.1099188

K Awuah-Offei, S Que, M Mathiba (2016) Delineating hazardous CO2 fluxes from acid mine drainage, Environmental Earth Sciences, url, doi:10.1007/s12665-015-5063-6

Sisi Que, Angelina Anani, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2016) Effect of ignoring input correlation on truck–shovel simulation, International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, doi:10.1080/17480930.2015.1099188

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Sisi Que, Moagabo Mathiba (2016) Delineating hazardous CO2 fluxes from acid mine drainage, Environ Earth Sci, doi:10.1007/s12665-015-5063-6

Kwame Awuah-Offei (2016) Energy efficiency in mining: a review with emphasis on the role of operators in loading and hauling operations, Journal of Cleaner Production, doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.01.035

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Moagabo Mathiba, Fred Baldassare (2016) Identifying the Presence of AMD-Derived Soil CO2 in Field Investigations Using Isotope Ratios, Minerals, doi:10.3390/min6010018

(2016) Eliciting Drivers of Community Perceptions of Mining Projects through Effective Community Engagement, Sustainability, url, doi:10.3390/su8070658

2015

M Xing, K Awuah-Offei, S Long, S Usman (2015) The impact of a strong local supply chain on regional economic impacts of mining, 2015 SME Annual Conference and Expo and CMA 117th National Western Mining Conference - Mining: Navigating the Global Waters, url

S Que, K Awuah-Offei, S Frimpong (2015) Optimizing design parameters for ground articulating pipeline system using discrete event simulation, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry - Proceedings of the 37th International Symposium, APCOM 2015, url

E Gbadam, K Awuah-Offei, S Frimpong (2015) Investigation into mine equipment subsystem availability and reliability data modeling using discrete event simulation, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry - Proceedings of the 37th International Symposium, APCOM 2015, url

K Awuah-Offei (2015) Energy efficiency in mining: A review with emphasis on the role of operators in loading and hauling operations, Journal of Cleaner Production, url, doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.01.035

M K Boateng, K Awuah-Offei (2015) An agent-based approach to evaluating the effect of dynamic age changes on community acceptance of mining projects, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry - Proceedings of the 37th International Symposium, APCOM 2015, url

Sisi Que, Kwame Awuah-Offei, Samuel Frimpong (2015) Optimising design parameters of continuous mining transport systems using discrete event simulation, International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, p. 1-14, url, doi:10.1080/17480930.2015.1037056

Moagabo Mathiba, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2015) Spatial autocorrelation of soil CO2 fluxes on reclaimed mine land, Environmental Earth Sciences 73(12), p. 8287-8297, doi:10.1007/s12665-014-3990-2

Maryam Abdi Oskouei, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2015) A method for data-driven evaluation of operator impact on energy efficiency of digging machines, Energy Efficiency, p. 1-12, doi:10.1007/s12053-015-9353-3

Sisi Que, Kwame Awuah-Offei, V A Samaranayake (2015) Classifying critical factors that influence community acceptance of mining projects for discrete choice experiments in the United States, Journal of Cleaner Production 87, p. 489-500, doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.09.084

Moagabo Mathiba, K. Awuah-Offei, Fred J Baldassare (2015) Influence of elevation, soil temperature and soil moisture content on reclaimed mine land soil CO2 fluxes, Environmental Earth Sciences 73(10), p. 6131-6143, doi:10.1007/s12665-014-3839-8

2014

S Uipaun, S Long, S Usman, K Awuah- Offei (2014) Supply chain feasibility analysis of small modular reactor technology, 2014 International Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management - Entrepreneurship Engineering: Harnessing Innovation, ASEM 2014, url

M A Oskouei, K Awuah-Offei (2014) Statistical methods for evaluating the effect of operators on energy efficiency of mining machines, Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A: Mining Technology, url, doi:10.1179/1743286314Y.0000000067

Maryam Abdi Oskouei, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2014) Statistical methods for evaluating the effect of operators on energy efficiency of mining machines, Mining Technology, doi:10.1179/1743286314y.0000000067

K Awuah-Offei, D J Shields, D J A Van Zyl (2014) Editorial, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering, url

S Que, K Awuah-Offei (2014) Identifying critical factors that influence community acceptance of mining projects, SME Annual Meeting Preprint, p. Preprint 14-073

Sisi Que, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2014) Framework for mining community consultation based on discrete choice theory, Int. J. Mining and Mineral Engineering 5(1), p. 59-74

M A Oskouei, K Awuah-Offei (2014) A method to identify the key causes of differences in energy efficiency of operators, SME Annual Meeting Preprint, p. 23-26

K Awuah-Offei, D Shields, D van Zyl (2014) Editorial Special Issue on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering 5(1), p. 1-3

A Anani, K Awuah-Offei, O. F. Brown (2014) Cost saving approach using solution algorithms, SME Annual Meeting PrePrint, p. 14-044

2013

M A Oskouei, K. Awuah-Offei (2013) Framework for stochastic modeling of dragline energy efficiency, SME Annual Meeting Preprint, p. Preprint 13-045

A Anani, K Awuah-Offei (2013) Incorporating cycle time dependency in truck-shovel modeling, SME Annual Meeting PrePrint, p. Preprint 13-070

2012

E Ben-Awuah, H Askari-Nasab, K Awuah-Offei (2012) Production scheduling and waste disposal planning for oil sands mining using goal programming, Journal of Environmental Informatics, url, doi:10.3808/jei.201200217

O F Brown, K Awuah-Offei, S Frimpong, H Askari-Nasab (2012) High performing HMA design optimization, 2012 SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2012, SME 2012, Meeting Preprints, url

M Moagabo, K. Awuah-Offei (2012) Monitoring Reclaimed mine land for stray CO2 hazards, SME Annual Meeting Preprint, p. Preprint 12-110

E. Ben-Awuah, H. Askari-Nasab, K. Awuah-Offei (2012) Production Scheduling and Waste Disposal Planning for Oil Sands Mining Using Goal Programming, Journal of Environmental Informatics 20(1), p. 20-33, url

Ofentse Ditsele, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2012) Effect of mine characteristics on life cycle impacts of US surface coal mining, International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 17(3), p. 287-294, doi:10.1007/s11367-011-0354-y

O F Brown, K. A. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong, H. Askari-Nasab (2012) HIGH PERFORMING HMA DESIGN OPTIMIZATION, SME Annual Meeting Preprint, p. Preprint 12-140

K. Awuah-Offei, B. A. Osei, H. Askari-Nasab (2012) Truck-shovel energy efficiency through discrete event modeling, SME Annual Meeting PrePrint, p. 12-069

2011

B A Osei, K Awuah-Offei, H Askari-Nasabb (2011) Effect of cycle time on work done by the pistons during hydraulically actuated clamshell dredging, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA 113th National Western Mining Conference 2011, url

Bismark Akwasi Osei, Kwame Awuah Offei (2011) Characterising dredgeability of aggregate deposits for clamshell dredge, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering, doi:10.1504/IJMME.2011.045473

K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong (2011) Efficient Cable Shovel Excavation in Surface Mines, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering 29(1), p. 19-26, doi:10.1007/

K. Awuah-Offei, H. Askari-Nasab (2011) Aggregate Cost Minimization in Hot-Mix Asphalt Design, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000211

2010

S Frimpong, O R Ayodele, K Awuah-Offei, O Brown (2010) Numerical simulation software for oil sand slurry flow in flexible pipelines, Journal of Energy Engineering, url, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9402(2010)136:2(50)

H Askari-Nasab, K Awuah-Offei, H Eivazy (2010) Large-scale open pit production scheduling using Mixed Integer Linear Programming, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering, url, doi:10.1504/IJMME.2010.037624

Hooman Askari Nasab, Kwame Awuah Offei, Hesameddin Eivazy (2010) Large-scale open pit production scheduling using Mixed Integer Linear Programming, IJMME, doi:10.1504/ijmme.2010.037624

M Mathiba, K Awuah-Offei (2010) Investigating the effect of a mitigation trench on CO2 fluxes on a reclaimed coal mine spoil, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2010, url

O Ditsele, K Awuah-Offei (2010) Estimating life cycle greenhouse gas emissions for a surface coal mine, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2010, url

B Akwasi Osei, K Awuah-Offei (2010) Characterizing the dredgeability of aggegrate deposit for clamshell dredge, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2010, url

Samuel Frimpong, Oluropo Rufus Ayodele, Kwame Awuah-Offei, Osei Brown (2010) Numerical Simulation Software for Oil Sand Slurry Flow in Flexible Pipelines, J. Energy Eng., doi:10.1061/(asce)0733-9402(2010)136:2(50)

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Akim Adekpedjou (2010) Application of life cycle assessment in the mining industry, The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 16(1), p. 82-89, SPRINGER HEIDELBERG, url, doi:10.1007/s11367-010-0246-6

2009

H Askari-Nasab, K Awuah-Offei (2009) Open pit optimisation using discounted economic block values, Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A: Mining Technology, url, doi:10.1179/037178409X12450752943243

K Awuah-Offei, H Askari-Nasab (2009) Linear programming optimization of asphalt mix design, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA's 111th National Western Mining Conference 2009, url

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Samuel Frimpong, Hooman Askari-Nasab (2009) Formation excavation resistance modelling for shovel dippers, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering 1(2), p. 127-146, doi:10.1504/ijmme.2009.023131

K Awuah-Offei, H Askari-Nasab (2009) Asphalt mix design optimization for efficient plant management, Transportation Research Record, url, doi:10.3141/2098-11

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Hooman Askari-Nasab (2009) Asphalt Mix Design Optimization for Efficient Plant Management, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, doi:10.3141/2098-11

K Awuah-Offei, H Askari-Nasab (2009) Aggregate plant inventory management through HMA mix optimization, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA's 111th National Western Mining Conference 2009, url

H Askari-Nasab, K Awuah-Offei (2009) Open pit optimisation using discounted economic block values, Mining Technology, doi:10.1179/037178409x12450752943243

2008

H. Askari-Nasab, K. Awuah-Offei (2008) An agent-based framework for open pit mine planning, CIM Bulletin 118, p. Paper 20: 1-12

Samuel Frimpong, Ying Li, Kwame Awuah Offei (2008) Cable shovel health and longevity and operator efficiency in oil sands excavation, International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering, doi:10.1504/IJMME.2008.020456

2007

S Frimpong, K Awuah-Offei, G Dogbe (2007) Optimum short-term futures hedge using stochastic linear programming, International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, url, doi:10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014091

Samuel Frimpong, Kwame Awuah Offei, George Dogbe (2007) Optimum short-term futures hedge using stochastic linear programming, IJRAM, doi:10.1504/ijram.2007.014091

S. Frimpong, K. Awuah-Offei, G. Dogbe (2007) Optimum Short-Term Futures Hedge Using Stochastic Linear Programming, International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management 7(5), p. 639 - 655

Kwame Awuah-Offei, Samuel Frimpong (2007) Cable shovel digging optimization for energy efficiency, Mechanism and Machine Theory 42, p. 995-1006, doi:10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2006.07.008

2006

K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong (2006) Numerical simulation of cable shovel resistive forces in oil sands excavation, International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, doi:10.1080/17480930600678289

2005

K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong (2005) Awuah-Offei and Frimpong 2006, International Conference on Energy, Environment and Disasters (INCEED)

K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong, H. Askari-Nasab (2005) Dynamic simulation of cable shovel specific energy in oil sands excavation, Computer Applications in the Minerals Industry (CAMI 2005)

H. Askari-Nasab, S. Frimpong, K. Awuah-Offei (2005) Intelligent optimal production scheduling estimator, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry, Dessureault, Ganguli, Kecojevic, Dwyer (ed.), p. 279-285

Samuel Frimpong, Yafei Hu, Kwame Awuah-Offei (2005) Mechanics of cable shovel-formation interactions in surface mining excavations, Journal of Terramechanics 42, p. 15-33, doi:10.1016/j.jterra.2004.06.002

2004

K Awuah-Offei, S Frimpong (2004) Geometric simulation of material weight resistance in cable shovel loading, Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Modeling and Simulation, url

H. Askari-Nasab, K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong (2004) Stochastic Simulation of Open Pit Pushbacks with a Production Simulator, CIM Convention, Edmonton, AB: Canadian Institute of Mining

K. Awuah-Offei, S. Frimpong (2004) Geometric Simulation of Loading Resistance of Cable Shovel due to Material Weight, Modeling and Simulation, Marina Del Rey, CA: IASTED

2003

Kwame Awuah-Offei, V. A. Temeng, S. Al-Hassan (2003) Predicting equipment requirements using SIMAN simulation - a case study, Mining Technology: Transactions of the Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Section A 112, p. A180-A184, doi:10.1179/037178403225003609