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17.26: Appendix Z- Publications

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    1. Miedema, S.A., "The soil reaction forces on a crown cutter head on a swell compensated ladder". LaO/81/97, Delft University of Technology, 1981, 36 pages.

    2. Miedema, S.A., "Computer program for the determination of the reaction forces on a cutter head, resulting from the motions of the cutter head". Delft Hydraulics, 1981, 82 pages.

    3. Miedema, S.A., "The mathematical modeling of the soil reaction forces on a cutter head and the development of the computer program DREDMO". CO/82/125, Delft University of Technology, 1982, with appendices 600 pages.

    4. Miedema, S.A., "The Interaction between Cutter head and Soil at Sea" (In Dutch). Proc. Dredging Day November 19th , Delft University of Technology 1982.

    5. Koning, J. de, Miedema, S.A., & Zwartbol, A., "Soil/Cutter head Interaction under Wave Conditions ". Proc. WODCON X, Singapore 1983.

    6. Miedema, S.A., "Mathematical Modeling of a Seagoing Cutter Suction Dredge" (In Dutch). Published: The Hague, 18-9-1984, KIVI Lectures, Section Under Water Technology.

    7. Miedema, S.A., "The Cutting of Densely Compacted Sand under Water ". Terra et Aqua No. 28, October 1984 pp. 4-10.

    8. Miedema, S.A., "Mathematical Modeling of the Cutting of Densely Compacted Sand Under Water". Dredging & Port Construction, July 1985, pp. 22-26.

    9. Miedema, S.A., "Derivation of the Differential Equation for Sand Pore Pressures". Dredging & Port Construction, September 1985, pp. 35.

    10. Miedema, S.A., "The Application of a Cutting Theory on a Dredging Wheel ". Proc. WODCON XI, Brighton 1986.

    11. Miedema, S.A., "Underwater Soil Cutting: a Study in Continuity". Dredging & Port Construction, June 1986, pp. 47-53.

    12. Miedema, S.A., "The cutting of water saturated sand, laboratory research" (In Dutch). Delft University of Technology, 1986, 17 pages.

    13. Miedema, S.A., "The forces on a trenching wheel, a feasibility study" (In Dutch). Delft, 1986, 57 pages + software.

    14. Miedema, S.A., "Calculation of the Cutting Forces when Cutting Water Saturated Sand ". Basic Theory and Applications for 3-D Blade Movements and Periodically Varying Velocities for, in Dredging Commonly used Excavating Means. Ph.D. Thesis, Delft University of Technology, September 15th 1987.

    15. Bakker, A. & Miedema, S.A., "The Specific Energy of the Dredging Process of a Grab Dredge". Delft University of Technology, 1988, 30 pages.

    16. Miedema, S.A., "On the Cutting Forces in Saturated Sand of a Seagoing Cutter Suction Dredge". Proc. WODCON XII, Orlando, Florida, USA, April 1989. This paper was given the IADC Award for the best technical paper on the subject of dredging in 1989.

    17. Miedema, S.A., "On the Cutting Forces in Saturated Sand of a Seagoing Cutter Suction Dredge". Terra et Aqua No. 41, December 1989, Elsevier’s Scientific Publishers.

    18. Miedema, S.A., "New Developments of Cutting Theories with respect to Dredging, the Cutting of Clay". Proc. WODCON XIII, Bombay, India, 1992.

    19. Miedema, S.A. & Journee, J.M.J. & Schuurmans, S., "On the Motions of a Seagoing Cutter Dredge, a Study in Continuity". Proc. WODCON XIII, Bombay, India, 1992.

    20. Becker, S. & Miedema, S.A. & Jong, P.S. de & Wittekoek, S., "On the Closing Process of Clamshell Dredges in Water Saturated Sand". Proc. WODCON XIII, Bombay, India, 1992. This paper was given the IADC Award for the best technical paper on the subject of dredging in 1992.

    21. Becker,S.&Miedema,S.A.&Jong,,S.,"TheClosingProcessofClamshellDredges in Water Saturated Sand". Terra et Aqua No. 49, September 1992, IADC, The Hague.

    22. Miedema, S.A., "Modeling and Simulation of Dredging Processes and Systems". Symposium "Zicht op Bagger processen", Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, 29 October 1992.

    23. Miedema, S.A. & Becker, S., "The Use of Modeling and Simulation in the Dredging Industry, in Particular the Closing Process of Clamshell Dredges", CEDA Dredging Days 1993, Amsterdam, Holland, 1993.

    24. Miedema, S.A., "On the Snow-Plough Effect when Cutting Water Saturated Sand with Inclined Straight Blades". ASCE Proc. Dredging 94, Orlando, Florida, USA, November 1994.

    25. Miedema, S.A., "Production Estimation Based on Cutting Theories for Cutting Water Saturated Sand". Proc. WODCON IV, November 1995, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1995.

    26. Miedema, S.A. & Zhao Yi, "An Analytical Method of Pore Pressure Calculations when Cutting Water Saturated Sand". Texas A&M 33nd Annual Dredging Seminar, June 2001, Houston, USA 2001.

    27. ZhaoYi,&Miedema,S.A.,"Finite Element Calculations To Determine The Pore Pressures When Cutting Water Saturated Sand At Large Cutting Angles". CEDA Dredging Day 2001, November 2001, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

    28. Miedema, S.A., & Ma, Y., "The Cutting of Water Saturated Sand at Large Cutting Angles". Proc. Dredging 02, May 5-8, Orlando, Florida, USA.

    29. Miedema,S.A.,&He,Y.,"The Existence of Kinematic Wedgesat Large Cutting Angles". Proc.WEDA XXII Technical Conference & 34th Texas A&M Dredging Seminar, June 12-15, Denver, Colorado, USA.

    30. Miedema, S.A., Frijters, D., "The Mechanism of Kinematic Wedges at Large Cutting Angles - Velocity and Friction Measurements". 23rd WEDA Technical Conference & 35th TAMU Dredging Seminar, Chicago, USA, June 2003.

    31. Miedema, S.A.,"The Existence of Kinematic Wedgesat Large Cutting Angles".CHIDA Dredging Days, Shanghai, China, November 2003.

    32. Miedema, S.A. & Frijters, D.D.J., "The wedge mechanism for cutting of water saturated sand at large cutting angles". WODCON XVII, September 2004, Hamburg Germany.

    33. Miedema, S.A., "THE CUTTING MECHANISMS OF WATER SATURATED SAND AT SMALL AND LARGE CUTTING ANGLES". International Conference on Coastal Infrastructure Development - Challenges in the 21st Century. Hong Kong, November 2004.

    34. He,J., Miedema, S.A. & Vlasblom, W.J., "FEM Analyses Of Cutting Of Anisotropic Densely Compacted and Saturated Sand", WEDAXXV & TAMU37, New Orleans, USA, June 2005.

    35. Miedema,S.A.,"The Cutting of Water Saturated Sand, the FINAL Solution". WEDAXXV & TAMU37, New Orleans, USA, June 2005.

    36. Miedema, S.A., "THE CUTTING OF WATER SATURATED SAND, THE SOLUTION". CEDA African Section: Dredging Days 2006 - Protection of the coastline, dredging sustainable development, Nov. 1-3, Tangiers, Morocco.

    37. Miedema, S.A. & Vlasblom, W.J., "THE CLOSING PROCESS OF CLAMSHELL DREDGES IN WATER-SATURATED SAND". CEDA African Section: Dredging Days 2006 - Protection of the coastline, dredging sustainable development, Nov. 1-3, Tangiers, Morocco.

    38. Miedema,S.A."THE CUTTING OF WATER SATURATED SAND, THE SOLUTION". The 2nd China Dredging Association International Conference & Exhibition, themed 'Dredging and Sustainable Development' and in Guangzhou, China, May 17-18 2006.

    39. Ma, Y, Ni, F. & Miedema, S.A., "Calculation of the Blade Cutting Force for small Cutting Angles based on MATLAB". The 2nd China Dredging Association International Conference & Exhibition, themed 'Dredging and Sustainable Development' and in Guangzhou, China, May 17-18 2006.

    40. Miedema, S.A. , Kerkvliet, J., Strijbis, D., Jonkman, B., Hatert, M. v/d, "THE DIGGING AND HOLDING CAPACITY OF ANCHORS". WEDA XXVI AND TAMU 38, San Diego, California, June 25-28, 2006.

    41. Ma Yasheng, Ni Fusheng, S.A. Miedema, "Mechanical Model of Water Saturated Sand Cutting at Blade Large Cutting Angles", Journal of Hohai University Changzhou, ISSN 1009-1130, CN 32-1591, 2006.

    42. Miedema,S.A.,Lager,G.H.G.,Kerkvliet,J.,“An Overview of Drag Embedded Anchor Holding Capacity for Dredging and Offshore Applications”. WODCON, Orlando, USA, 2007.

    43. Miedema, S.A., "A Sensitivity Analysis of the Production of Clamshells". WEDA XXVIII & Texas A&M 39. St. Louis, USA, June 8-11, 2008.

    44. Miedema, S.A., "A Sensitivity Analysis of the Production of Clamshells". WEDA Journal of Dredging Engineering, December 2008.

    45. Miedema, S.A., "New Developments Of Cutting Theories With Respect To Dredging, The Cutting Of Clay And Rock". WEDA XXIX & Texas A&M 40. Phoenix Arizona, USA, June 14-17 2009.

    46. Miedema, S.A., “New developments of cutting theories with respect to offshore applications, the cutting of sand, clay and rock”. ISOPE 2010, Beijing China, June 2010

    47. Miedema, S.A.,“The influence of the strain rate on cutting processes”. ISOPE 2010, Beijing China, June 2010.

    48. Abdeli, M., Miedema, S.A., Schott, D., AlvarezGrima, M., “The application of discrete elementm odeling in dredging”. WODCON XIX, Beijing China, September 2010.

    49. Rahman, M., Schott, D.L., Miedema, S.A., Lodewijks, G., "Simulation of cutting process by hybrid granular and multi-body dynamics software". 3rd International Conference on Bulk solids. Glasgow, Scotland, September 9-10, 2010.

    50. Rahman, M., Abdeli, M., Miedema, S.A., Schott, D., "Simulation of passive soil failure & cutting processes in sand. OMAE 2011 ASME, June 19-24, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

    51. Miedema, S.A., "Soil cutting processes, the cutting of water saturated sand". OMAE 2011 ASME, June 19-24, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

    52. Miedema, S.A., “THE BULLDOZER EFFECT WHEN CUTTING WATER SATURATED SAND”. OMAE 2012 ASME, June 10-15, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    53. Miedema, S.A., Zijsling, D., “HYPERBARIC ROCK CUTTING”. OMAE 2012 ASME, June10-15,Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    54. Kuiper, R.J., Miedema, S.A., Frumeau, J.C.L. & van Rhee, C., “Influence of the Hyperbaric Effect on Apparrent Material Strength of Fully Saturated Porous Rock”. OTC 2013, Houston, Texas, U.S.A., May 2013.

    55. Helmons, R.I.J. & Miedema, S.A., “Cutting Through Hard Rock-Like Materials, A Review of the Process”. WODCON XX, Brussels, Belgium, June 2013.

    56. Chen, X. & Miedema, S.A., “Porosity Calculation in Discrete Element Modeling of Sand Cutting Process”. WODCON XX, Brussels, Belgium, June 2013.

    57. Chen, X. & Miedema, S.A., “Influence of Particle Geometry on the Simulation of Sand Cutting Process”. OMAE 2013, Nantes, France, June 2013.

    58. Helmons, R.I.J. & Miedema, S.A., “Rock Cutting for Deep Sea Mining: an Extension into Poromechanics”. Poromechanics V © ASCE 2013.

    59. Liefferink, D.M., Alvarez Grima, M., Miedema, S.A., Plat, R., Rhee, C. van, “Failure mechanism of cutting submerged frozen clay in an arctic trenching process”. OTC 2014. Houston, Texas, U.S.A., May 2014.

    60. Chen, X., Miedema, S.A., “Numerical methods for modeling the rock cutting process in deep sea mining”. ASME-OMAE 2014, San Francisco, USA, June 2014.

    61. Helmons, R.L.J., Miedema, S.A., Rhee, C. van, “A new approach to model hyperbaric rock cutting processes”. ASME-OMAE 2014, San Francisco, USA, June 2014.


    63. Chen, X., Miedema, S.A. & Rhee, C. van, “Numerical modeling of excavation process in dredging engineering”. 7th World Congress on Particle Technology. Beijing, China, May 19-22, 2014.

    64. Miedema, S.A., “The Delft Sand, Clay & Rock Cutting Model”. IOS Press, Delft University Press, Delft, The Netherlands, 2015. 

    65. Chen, X., Miedema, S.A. & Rhee, C. van, “Numerical modeling of excavation process in dredging engineering”. Procedia Engineering, Vol. 102, pp. 804-814, 2015.

    66. Miedema, S.A., “The Delft Sand, Clay & Rock Cutting Model”. WEDA TAMU, Houston, Texas, USA, June, 2015.

    67. Combe, Th., & Miedema, S.A., “The influence of adhesion on cutting processes in dredging”. WEDA TAMU, Houston, Texas, USA, June, 2015.

    68. Alvarez Grima, M., Miedema, S.A., Ketterij, R.G. van de, Yenigul, N.B., Rhee, C. van, Ëffect of high hyperbaric pressure on rock cutting process”. Engineering Geology, Vol. 196, pp. 24-36, 2015.

    69. Chen, X., Miedema, S.A., Rhee, C. van, “Sensitivity study of bond radius and energy dissipation in parallel bond method”. Joint Conference of 5th UK-China and 13th UK Particle Technology Forum, Leeds, UK, 2015.

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