Natural Resources Research

(The TQCC of Natural Resources Research is 11. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Experimental Study of Coal–Gas Outburst: Insights from Coal–Rock Structure, Gas Pressure and Adsorptivity95
Geodata Science-Based Mineral Prospectivity Mapping: A Review82
A Core Logging, Machine Learning and Geostatistical Modeling Interactive Approach for Subsurface Imaging of Lenticular Geobodies in a Clastic Depositional System, SE Pakistan81
Experimental Study on Temperature Response of Different Ranks of Coal to Liquid Nitrogen Soaking80
Random-Drop Data Augmentation of Deep Convolutional Neural Network for Mineral Prospectivity Mapping80
Modeling the Depositional Environment of the Sandstone Reservoir in the Middle Miocene Sidri Member, Badri Field, Gulf of Suez Basin, Egypt: Integration of Gamma-Ray Log Patterns and Petrographic Char68
Stress Path Analysis for Characterization of In Situ Stress State and Effect of Reservoir Depletion on Present-Day Stress Magnitudes: Reservoir Geomechanical Modeling in the Gulf of Suez Rift Basin, E64
Gas Adsorption Characterization of Pore Structure of Organic-rich Shale: Insights into Contribution of Organic Matter to Shale Pore Network63
Effects of Random Negative Training Samples on Mineral Prospectivity Mapping58
A Novel Combination of Whale Optimization Algorithm and Support Vector Machine with Different Kernel Functions for Prediction of Blasting-Induced Fly-Rock in Quarry Mines58
3D Multi-scale Reconstruction of Fractured Shale and Influence of Fracture Morphology on Shale Gas Flow58
Strength of Stacking Technique of Ensemble Learning in Rockburst Prediction with Imbalanced Data: Comparison of Eight Single and Ensemble Models56
Evaluation of Potential for Salt Cavern Gas Storage and Integration of Brine Extraction: Cavern Utilization, Yangtze River Delta Region55
Implementation of Rock Typing on Waterflooding Process During Secondary Recovery in Oil Reservoirs: A Case Study, El Morgan Oil Field, Gulf of Suez, Egypt54
Enhancement of Groundwater-Level Prediction Using an Integrated Machine Learning Model Optimized by Whale Algorithm54
A Fuzzy Rule-Based Approach to Address Uncertainty in Risk Assessment and Prediction of Blast-Induced Flyrock in a Quarry54
A Novel Intelligent ELM-BBO Technique for Predicting Distance of Mine Blasting-Induced Flyrock52
Risk of Fluoride-Rich Groundwater on Human Health: Remediation Through Managed Aquifer Recharge in a Hard Rock Terrain, South India52
Prediction of Blast-Induced Rock Movement During Bench Blasting: Use of Gray Wolf Optimizer and Support Vector Regression51
Random Forest and Bayesian Network Techniques for Probabilistic Prediction of Flyrock Induced by Blasting in Quarry Sites48
Analysis of Deformation, Permeability and Energy Evolution Characteristics of Coal Mass Around Borehole After Excavation48
Experimental Study on Evolution of Fracture Network and Permeability Characteristics of Bituminous Coal Under Repeated Mining Effect47
Data-driven Mineral Prospectivity Mapping by Joint Application of Unsupervised Convolutional Auto-encoder Network and Supervised Convolutional Neural Network47
Micro-structural Damage to Coal Induced by Liquid CO2 Phase Change Fracturing46
Repetitive Mining Stress and Pore Pressure Effects on Permeability and Pore Pressure Sensitivity of Bituminous Coal46
A Novel Hunger Games Search Optimization-Based Artificial Neural Network for Predicting Ground Vibration Intensity Induced by Mine Blasting45
Influence of Geological and Environmental Factors on the Reconsolidation Behavior of Fine Granular Salt43
Uncertainties in GIS-Based Mineral Prospectivity Mapping: Key Types, Potential Impacts and Possible Solutions42
A Novel Multiple-Kernel Support Vector Regression Algorithm for Estimation of Water Quality Parameters41
Effect of Depletion and Fluid Injection in the Mesozoic and Paleozoic Sandstone Reservoirs of the October Oil Field, Central Gulf of Suez Basin: Implications on Drilling, Production and Reservoir Stab40
Prediction of Vibration Velocity Generated in Mine Blasting Using Support Vector Regression Improved by Optimization Algorithms39
Sediment Instability Caused by Gas Production from Hydrate-bearing Sediment in Northern South China Sea by Horizontal Wellbore: Evolution and Mechanism38
Interpretation of Magnetic Data Through Particle Swarm Optimization: Mineral Exploration Cases Studies37
Magnetic Data Interpretation Using a New R-Parameter Imaging Method with Application to Mineral Exploration37
Gas Adsorption and Controlling Factors of Shale: Review, Application, Comparison and Challenges36
A Novel Approach to Uncertainty Quantification in Groundwater Table Modeling by Automated Predictive Deep Learning36
Optimal ELM–Harris Hawks Optimization and ELM–Grasshopper Optimization Models to Forecast Peak Particle Velocity Resulting from Mine Blasting35
A Convolutional Neural Network of GoogLeNet Applied in Mineral Prospectivity Prediction Based on Multi-source Geoinformation35
Performance of Hybrid SCA-RF and HHO-RF Models for Predicting Backbreak in Open-Pit Mine Blasting Operations34
Estimation of Petrophysical Parameters from Seismic Inversion by Combining Particle Swarm Optimization and Multilayer Linear Calculator34
Identification of Suitable Hydrological Models for Streamflow Assessment in the Kangsabati River Basin, India, by Using Different Model Selection Scores34
Three-Dimensional Structural and Petrophysical Modeling for Reservoir Characterization of the Mangahewa Formation, Pohokura Gas-Condensate Field, Taranaki Basin, New Zealand33
Deep Learning for Prediction of Water Quality Index Classification: Tropical Catchment Environmental Assessment33
Assessing and Modeling the Impacts of Wetland Land Cover Changes on Water Provision and Habitat Quality Ecosystem Services33
Prediction of Reservoir Temperatures Using Hydrogeochemical Data, Western Anatolia Geothermal Systems (Turkey): A Machine Learning Approach33
Improving Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System Based on a Modified Salp Swarm Algorithm Using Genetic Algorithm to Forecast Crude Oil Price32
Modulating the Impacts of Stochastic Uncertainties Linked to Deposit Locations in Data-Driven Predictive Mapping of Mineral Prospectivity32
Prediction of Blast-Induced Ground Vibration in a Mine Using Relevance Vector Regression Optimized by Metaheuristic Algorithms32
Micro-Cleat and Permeability Evolution of Anisotropic Coal During Directional CO2 Flooding: An In Situ Micro-CT Study31
“Double Peak” of Dynamic Strengths and Acoustic Emission Responses of Coal Masses Under Dynamic Loading31
Dynamic Mechanical Properties and Fragment Fractal Characteristics of Fractured Coal–Rock-Like Combined Bodies in Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar Tests30
A Novel Combination of Tree-Based Modeling and Monte Carlo Simulation for Assessing Risk Levels of Flyrock Induced by Mine Blasting30
Experimental Study of Mechanical Behaviors and Failure Characteristics of Coal Under True Triaxial Cyclic Loading and Unloading and Stress Rotation29
Gas Permeability Characteristics and Energy Evolution Laws of Gas-Bearing Coal under Multi-Level Stress Paths28
Assessment of Rockburst Risk in Deep Mining: An Improved Comprehensive Index Method28
Practical Implementation of Random Forest-Based Mineral Potential Mapping for Porphyry Cu–Au Mineralization in the Eastern Lachlan Orogen, NSW, Australia28
Empirical Relations Between Aquifer Geohydraulic–Geoelectric Properties Derived from Surficial Resistivity Measurements in Parts of Akwa Ibom State, Southern Nigeria28
Artificial Neural Network and Firefly Algorithm for Estimation and Minimization of Ground Vibration Induced by Blasting in a Mine27
Regional-Scale Mineral Prospectivity Mapping: Support Vector Machines and an Improved Data-Driven Multi-criteria Decision-Making Technique27
Gas Flow Characteristics and Optimization of Gas Drainage Borehole Layout in Protective Coal Seam Mining: A Case Study from the Shaqu Coal Mine, Shanxi Province, China27
Pore Fractal Dimensions of Bituminous Coal Reservoirs in North China and Their Impact on Gas Adsorption Capacity26
Deep GMDH Neural Networks for Predictive Mapping of Mineral Prospectivity in Terrains Hosting Few but Large Mineral Deposits26
Improved Water Quality Prediction with Hybrid Wavelet-Genetic Programming Model and Shannon Entropy26
Experimental Investigation of Thermal Effect on Fracability Index of Geothermal Reservoirs26
Application of Tree-Based Predictive Models to Forecast Air Overpressure Induced by Mine Blasting26
Experimental Investigation of Mechanical Properties and Failure Behavior of Fluid-Saturated Hot Dry Rocks26
Characterization and Quantification of Mining-Induced Fractures in Overlying Strata: Implications for Coalbed Methane Drainage25
Spatio-Temporal Assessment of Groundwater Potential Zone in the Drought-Prone Area of Bangladesh Using GIS-Based Bivariate Models25
Atmospheric Water Harvesting from Low-Humid Regions of Hail City in Saudi Arabia25
Predicting Ground Vibrations Due to Mine Blasting Using a Novel Artificial Neural Network-Based Cuckoo Search Optimization24
Rockburst Risk Analysis During High-Hard Roof Breaking in Deep Mines24
Evaluation of Coal Body Structures and Their Distributions by Geophysical Logging Methods: Case Study in the Laochang Block, Eastern Yunnan, China24
A Geologically Constrained Variational Autoencoder for Mineral Prospectivity Mapping24
3D Structural, Facies and Petrophysical Modeling of C Member of Six Hills Formation, Komombo Basin, Upper Egypt24
Stochastic Pix2pix: A New Machine Learning Method for Geophysical and Well Conditioning of Rule-Based Channel Reservoir Models23
Deformation Field and Acoustic Emission Characteristics of Weakly Cemented Rock under Brazilian Splitting Test23
Mechanical Failure Modes and Fractal Characteristics of Coal Samples under Repeated Drying–Saturation Conditions23
Mineral Prospectivity Mapping based on Isolation Forest and Random Forest: Implication for the Existence of Spatial Signature of Mineralization in Outliers22
Air Pollution Risk Assessment Using a Hybrid Fuzzy Intelligent Probability-Based Approach: Mine Blasting Dust Impacts22
Predicting Formation Pore-Pressure from Well-Log Data with Hybrid Machine-Learning Optimization Algorithms22
True Triaxial Experimental Study of Anisotropic Mechanical Behavior and Permeability Evolution of Initially Fractured Coal22
Application of Artificial Intelligence to Estimate Oil Flow Rate in Gas-Lift Wells22
Study on the Effect and Mechanism of Water Immersion on the Characteristic Temperature during Coal Low-Temperature Oxidation22
Understanding the Impact of Land Use and Land Cover Change on Water–Energy–Food Nexus in the Gidabo Watershed, East African Rift Valley22
Six Novel Hybrid Extreme Learning Machine–Swarm Intelligence Optimization (ELM–SIO) Models for Predicting Backbreak in Open-Pit Blasting22
Prediction of Rock Size Distribution in Mine Bench Blasting Using a Novel Ant Colony Optimization-Based Boosted Regression Tree Technique21
A Combination of Fuzzy Delphi Method and ANN-based Models to Investigate Factors of Flyrock Induced by Mine Blasting21
Modeling Pore Pressure, Fracture Pressure and Collapse Pressure Gradients in Offshore Panna, Western India: Implications for Drilling and Wellbore Stability21
Reservoir Characterization Using Multi-component Seismic Data in a Novel Hybrid Model Based on Clustering and Deep Neural Network21
Static Reservoir Modeling of the Eocene Clastic Reservoirs in the Q-Field, Niger Delta, Nigeria21
3D Integrated Structural, Facies and Petrophysical Static Modeling Approach for Complex Sandstone Reservoirs: A Case Study from the Coniacian–Santonian Matulla Formation, July Oilfield, Gulf of Suez, 21
Mineral Prospectivity Mapping via Gated Recurrent Unit Model20
New Mechanical Model of Slotting–Directional Hydraulic Fracturing and Experimental Study for Coalbed Methane Development20
Advantageous Seepage Channel in Coal Seam and its Effects on the Distribution of High-yield Areas in the Fanzhuang CBM Block, Southern Qinshui Basin, China20
Appraisal of Hydraulic Flow Units and Factors of the Dynamics and Contamination of Hydrogeological Units in the Littoral Zones: A Case Study of Akwa Ibom State University and Its Environs, Mkpat Enin 20
Changes in Shale Rock Properties and Wave Velocity Anisotropy Induced by Increasing Temperature20
Smart Proxy Modeling of a Fractured Reservoir Model for Production Optimization: Implementation of Metaheuristic Algorithm and Probabilistic Application20
Gradient Boosting Decision Tree for Lithology Identification with Well Logs: A Case Study of Zhaoxian Gold Deposit, Shandong Peninsula, China19
Trade-offs Among Ecosystem Services After Vegetation Restoration in China’s Loess Plateau19
Unsupervised Machine Learning for Lithological Mapping Using Geochemical Data in Covered Areas of Jining, China19
Integration of Machine Learning Algorithms with Gompertz Curves and Kriging to Estimate Resources in Gold Deposits19
Assessment of Blast-Induced Ground Vibration at Jinduicheng Molybdenum Open Pit Mine19
Synergic Impacts of Two Non-ionic Natural Surfactants and Low Salinity Water on Interfacial Tension Reduction, Wettability Alteration and Oil Recovery: Experimental Study on Oil Wet Carbonate Core Sam18
Laboratory Investigations of a New Method Using Pressure Stimulated Currents to Monitor Concentrated Stress Variations in Coal18
Data-Driven Modeling Approach to Predict the Recovery Performance of Low-Salinity Waterfloods18
Application of Low-Salinity Waterflooding in Carbonate Cores: A Geochemical Modeling Study18
Numerical Simulation of Broken Coal Strength Influence on Compaction Characteristics in Goaf18
From 2D to 3D Modeling of Mineral Prospectivity Using Multi-source Geoscience Datasets, Wulong Gold District, China18
A Coupling Method for Eco-Geological Environmental Safety Assessment in Mining Areas Using PCA and Catastrophe Theory18
Damage and Failure of Hot Dry Rock under Cyclic Liquid Nitrogen Cold Shock Treatment: A Non-destructive Ultrasonic Test Method17
Experimental Investigation of the Anisotropic Evolution of Tensile Strength of Oil Shale Under Real-Time High-Temperature Conditions17
Evaluation of Spatio-temporal Changes in Surface Water Quality and Their Suitability for Designated Uses, Mettur Reservoir, India17
Rapid Determination of Gross Calorific Value of Coal Using Artificial Neural Network and Particle Swarm Optimization17
Remote Sensing Inversion for Simulation of Soil Salinization Based on Hyperspectral Data and Ground Analysis in Yinchuan, China17
Prediction of Dust Emission Due to Open Pit Mine Blasting Using a Hybrid Artificial Neural Network17
Failure Mechanism and Deformation Characteristics of Gob-Side Entry Retaining in Solid Backfill Mining: A Case Study16
GIS-Based Spatial Analysis of Regional-Scale Structural Controls on Gold Mineralization Along the Bétaré-Oya Shear Zone, Eastern Cameroon16
A Combination of Expert-Based System and Advanced Decision-Tree Algorithms to Predict Air-Overpressure Resulting from Quarry Blasting16
A Methodology to Estimate Proximate and Gas Content Saturation with Lithological Classification in Coalbed Methane Reservoir, Bokaro Field, India16
Carbon Sequestration Potential of the Forest Ecosystems in the Western Ghats, a Global Biodiversity Hotspot16
Analysis of Surface Cracking and Fracture Behavior of a Single Thick Main Roof Based on Similar Model Experiments in Western Coal Mine, China16
Estimation of Ground Vibration Intensity Induced by Mine Blasting using a State-of-the-Art Hybrid Autoencoder Neural Network and Support Vector Regression Model16
Spatial Differentiation Characteristics of Groundwater Stress Index and its Relation to Land Use and Subsidence in the Varamin Plain, Iran16
Local Scale Groundwater Vulnerability Assessment with an Improved DRASTIC Model16
Co-production of Tight Gas and Coalbed Methane from Single Wellbore: a Simulation Study from Northeastern Ordos Basin, China16
A High Thermal Conductivity Cement for Geothermal Exploitation Application15
Logistic-Based Translation of Orogenic Gold Forming Processes into Mappable Exploration Criteria for Fuzzy Logic Mineral Exploration Targeting in the Kushaka Schist Belt, North-Central Nigeria15
Forecasting of Groundwater Level Using Ensemble Hybrid Wavelet–Self-adaptive Extreme Learning Machine-Based Models15
Fracture Development at Laminated Floor Layers Under Longwall Face in Deep Coal Mining15
Quantifying Uncertainties Linked to the Diversity of Mathematical Frameworks in Knowledge-Driven Mineral Prospectivity Mapping15
Integrated Water Harvesting and Aquifer Recharge Evaluation Methodology Based on Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System: Case Study in Iraq15
Mechanical Properties and Energy Dissipation Characteristics of Coal–Rock-Like Composite Materials Subjected to Different Rock–Coal Strength Ratios14
Predicting Blast-Induced Ground Vibration in Open-Pit Mines Using Different Nature-Inspired Optimization Algorithms and Deep Neural Network14
Analysis of Petrophysical Characteristics and Water Movability of Tight Sandstone Using Low-Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance14
Novel Extreme Learning Machine-Multi-Verse Optimization Model for Predicting Peak Particle Velocity Induced by Mine Blasting14
Estimation of Non-Stationary Behavior in Annual and Seasonal Surface Freshwater Volume Discharged into the Gorgan Bay, Iran14
Acoustic Emission Source Location Monitoring of Laboratory-Scale Hydraulic Fracturing of Coal Under True Triaxial Stress14
Research on Microscopic Fracture Morphology and Damage Constitutive Model of Red Sandstone Under Seepage Pressure14
Groundwater Potential Mapping in Hubei Region of China Using Machine Learning, Ensemble Learning, Deep Learning and AutoML Methods14
Investigation of Adsorption–Desorption, Induced Strains and Permeability Evolution During N2–ECBM Recovery14
Distribution Characteristics of In Situ Stress Field and Vertical Development Unit Division of CBM in Western Guizhou, China14
Quantitative Analysis of Pore Structure and Its Impact on Methane Adsorption Capacity of Coal13
A New Approach for Regional Groundwater Level Simulation: Clustering, Simulation, and Optimization13
Experimental Investigation of Anisotropic Thermal Deformation of Oil Shale Under High Temperature and Triaxial Stress Based on Mineral and Micro-fracture Characteristics13
Permeability of Oil Shale Under In Situ Conditions: Fushun Oil Shale (China) Experimental Case Study13
A Bat Algorithm-Based Data-Driven Model for Mineral Prospectivity Mapping13
Hybridization of Parametric and Non-parametric Techniques to Predict Air Over-pressure Induced by Quarry Blasting13
Coal Permeability Evolution Under Different Water-Bearing Conditions13
Scenario Reduction of Realizations Using Fast Marching Method in Robust Well Placement Optimization of Injectors13
Gas Emission and Soil Chemical Properties Associated with Underground Coal Fires, Wuda Coalfield, Inner Mongolia, China13
Evaluation and Optimization of Prediction of Toe that Arises from Mine Blasting Operation Using Various Soft Computing Techniques13
Waveform Characteristics of Earthquakes Induced by Hydraulic Fracturing and Mining Activities: Comparison with Those of Natural Earthquakes12
Influence of Pore Structure Particularity and Pore Water on the Occurrence of Deep Shale Gas: Wufeng–Longmaxi Formation, Luzhou Block, Sichuan Basin12
Future Development of Gold Mineralization Utilizing Integrated Geology and Aeromagnetic Techniques: A Case Study in the Barramiya Mining District, Central Eastern Desert of Egypt12
A Hybrid Logistic Regression: Gene Expression Programming Model and Its Application to Mineral Prospectivity Mapping12
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Associated with Groundwater Over-Exploitation Vulnerability: Geographic Information System-Based Multi-criteria Decision Analysis12
A Coal Burst Risk Assessment Model of Seismic Events Based on Multiple Seismic Source Parameters: A Case Study of the Huating Coal Mine, Gansu Province, China12
Machine Learning-Based 3D Modeling of Mineral Prospectivity Mapping in the Anqing Orefield, Eastern China12
A Coal Permeability Model with Variable Fracture Compressibility Considering Triaxial Strain Condition12
Mechanical Behaviors of Granite After Thermal Treatment Under Loading and Unloading Conditions12
Spatial Association Between Orogenic Gold Mineralization and Structures Revealed by 3D Prospectivity Modeling: A Case Study of the Xiadian Gold Deposit, Jiaodong Peninsula, China12
Near-Surface Crustal Architecture and Geohydrodynamics of the Crystalline Basement Terrain of Araromi, Akungba-Akoko, SW Nigeria, Derived from Multi-Geophysical Methods11
A Novel Combination of Gradient Boosted Tree and Optimized ANN Models for Forecasting Ground Vibration Due to Quarry Blasting11
Geological Characterization of the Miocene–Pliocene Succession in the Semliki Basin, Uganda: Implications for Hydrocarbon Exploration and Drilling in the East African Rift System11
Combination of Machine Learning and Kriging for Spatial Estimation of Geological Attributes11
Fractal Analysis of Pore Structure Differences Between Shale and Sandstone Based on the Nitrogen Adsorption Method11
Comparison of the Slow Pyrolysis Behavior and Kinetics of Coal, Wood and Algae at High Heating Rates11
Evaluation of Rockburst Hazard in Deep Coalmines with Large Protective Island Coal Pillars11
Determination of Reservoir Flow Units from Core Data: A Case Study of the Lower Cretaceous Sandstone Reservoirs, Western Bredasdorp Basin Offshore in South Africa11
Nagmati River Sub-watershed Prioritization Using PCA, Integrated PCWS, and AHP: A Case Study11
Target-Oriented Fusion of Attributes in Data Level for Salt Dome Geobody Delineation in Seismic Data11
Evolution of Anisotropic Coal Permeability Under the Effect of Heterogeneous Deformation of Fractures11
Global Optimization for Delineation of Self-potential Anomaly of a 2D Inclined Plate11
Interference Analysis of Methane Co-Production from Two Coal Seams in Southern Qinshui Basin11