Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

(The H4-Index of Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering is 43. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
A review of experimental and theoretical research on the deformation and failure behavior of rocks subjected to cyclic loading165
Innovation and future of mining rock mechanics140
Improved prediction of slope stability using a hybrid stacking ensemble method based on finite element analysis and field data132
Spatial gradient distributions of thermal shock-induced damage to granite125
Slope stability prediction using ensemble learning techniques: A case study in Yunyang County, Chongqing, China121
Rock brittleness indices and their applications to different fields of rock engineering: A review111
Real-time prediction of rock mass classification based on TBM operation big data and stacking technique of ensemble learning96
Application of artificial intelligence to rock mechanics: An overview93
Clayey soil stabilization using alkali-activated volcanic ash and slag88
Stabilization of expansive soils using chemical additives: A review85
A review of rockburst: Experiments, theories, and simulations81
Landslide susceptibility prediction using slope unit-based machine learning models considering the heterogeneity of conditioning factors79
Excavation-induced deep hard rock fracturing: Methodology and applications74
Prediction of blasting mean fragment size using support vector regression combined with five optimization algorithms74
A state-of-the-art review of automated extraction of rock mass discontinuity characteristics using three-dimensional surface models71
Comparison of machine learning methods for ground settlement prediction with different tunneling datasets71
Prediction of rockhead using a hybrid N-XGBoost machine learning framework69
Application of microbially induced carbonate precipitation to form bio-cemented artificial sandstone66
Analytical computation of support characteristic curve for circumferential yielding lining in tunnel design66
Experimental investigations on effects of gas pressure on mechanical behaviors and failure characteristic of coals65
Prediction of geological characteristics from shield operational parameters by integrating grid search and K-fold cross validation into stacking classification algorithm64
Face stability of shield tunnels considering a kinematically admissible velocity field of soil arching61
Predicting roof displacement of roadways in underground coal mines using adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system optimized by various physics-based optimization algorithms60
Investigation of feature contribution to shield tunneling-induced settlement using Shapley additive explanations method57
Rock-like behavior of biocemented sand treated under non-sterile environment and various treatment conditions56
Principles and methods of rock support for rockburst control56
Numerical modeling for rockbursts: A state-of-the-art review53
Mechanical behaviors of coal measures and ground control technologies for China's deep coal mines – A review52
Effects of dry-wet cycles on three-dimensional pore structure and permeability characteristics of granite residual soil using X-ray micro computed tomography51
Real-time rock mass condition prediction with TBM tunneling big data using a novel rock–machine mutual feedback perception method50
Strength properties of xanthan gum and guar gum treated kaolin at different water contents49
Physico-mechanical properties of granite after cyclic thermal shock48
Experimental study on mitigating wind erosion of calcareous desert sand using spray method for microbially induced calcium carbonate precipitation48
Tunnel boring machine vibration-based deep learning for the ground identification of working faces48
Editorial for Advances and applications of deep learning and soft computing in geotechnical underground engineering48
Plasticity role in strength behavior of cement-phosphogypsum stabilized soils47
An analytical solution of equivalent elastic modulus considering confining stress and its variables sensitivity analysis for fractured rock masses47
Analytical algorithm for longitudinal deformation profile of a deep tunnel46
Rock damage and fracturing induced by high static stress and slightly dynamic disturbance with acoustic emission and digital image correlation techniques45
Deep learning-based evaluation of factor of safety with confidence interval for tunnel deformation in spatially variable soil45
Particle breakage evolution of coral sand using triaxial compression tests44
Prediction of flyrock distance induced by mine blasting using a novel Harris Hawks optimization-based multi-layer perceptron neural network43
Effect of biopolymers on permeability of sand-bentonite mixtures43
Experiments on rockburst proneness of pre-heated granite at different temperatures: Insights from energy storage, dissipation and surplus43
Particle flow code simulation of intact and fissured granitic rock samples43