Detailed technical program 2018


Opening Ceremony

23 September 2018;  Lily Hall A (百合A 厅)

Time Speech Moderator


08:30 - 08:45 Weilin Xu (Vice President of Sichuan University)
Welcome Speech
      P. G. Ranjith
Heping Xie (Conference Chair)
Welcome Speech

Closing Ceremony

24 September 2018;  Lily Hall A (百合A 厅)

Time Speech


15:30 - 15:45 Jian Zhao (Conference Chair)



Keynote Speeches (23 September 2018)

23 September 2018; Room: Lily Hall A (百合A 厅)


Keynotes Session 1
Session Chair Prof. Yang Ju 
Time Description

23 Sep. AM

09:00 - 09:30 Prof. Heping Xie (Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Sichuan University)
Brief Introduction of Some Fundamental and Key Issues of Volume Fracturing of Unconventional Tight Reservoirs
09:30 - 10:00 Prof. Derek Elsworth (Professor of Energy and Geo- Environmental Pennsylvania State University)
Controls on Permeability Evolution in Naturally and Hydraulically Fractured Reservoirs
10:00 - 10:30 Prof. Qiang Wu (Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology)
Theory and practice of deep mine water prevention


Keynotes Session 2
Session Chair Prof. Xibing Li
Time Description

23 Sep. AM

10:40 - 11:10 Prof. Meifeng Cai (Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing)
Strategic study on engineering science and technology for deep mining of metallic mineral resources
11:10 - 11:40 Prof. Shiyong Wu (Yalong River Hydropower Development Company)
Research on critical rock mechanics problems in deep-buried long hydraulic tunnels of Jinping II Hydropower Station and its application
11:40 - 12:10 Prof. Limin Zhang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Internal erosion of soil in energy developments


Keynote Speeches (24 September 2018)

24 September 2018; Room: Lily Hall A (百合A 厅)

Keynotes Session 3
Session Chair Prof. Jianchun Li, Prof. Jianchun Guo
Time Description

24 Sep. PM

14:00 - 14:30 Prof. Herbert Huppert (Professor of Theoretical Geophysics and Foundation Director, Institute of Theoretical Geophysics, University of Cambridge)
The fluid and elastodynamics of cracking rocks;how to frack into and out of trouble
14:30 - 15:00 Prof. Yangsheng Zhao(Cheung Kong Scholar Professor, Taiyuan University of Technology)
Theory and technology for In situ modification property to extraction of HDR geothermal energy, oil shale and coal bed methane
15:00 - 15:30 Prof. Weilin Xu (Cheung Kong Scholars Chair Professor, Sichuan University)
Mountain flood disaster and its prevention


Student Session (International academic forum for doctoral candidates of Sichuan University)

22 September 2018; Room: Peony Hall (牡丹厅)

Theme: Deep rock mechanics and mining theory
Session Chair Prof. Feng Dai 
Time Student Session*

22 Sep. PM

19:30 - 19:40 Invited
Dinesh Panneerselvam (Ph.D. candidate of IITBMonash
Numerical Investigation of the Integrity of the Caprock Behaviour of Saline Aquifers: CO2 Sequestration
19:40 - 19:50 Invited
Peng Feng (Ph.D. candidate of Sichuan University)
Mechanical behaviors of fissured specimens subjected to coupled static-dynamic loads
19:50 - 20:00 Invited
Zhenlong Song (Ph.D. candidate of Monash University)
Experimental Exploration of Microcrack Propagation during Rock Loading Using Acoustic Emissions
20:00 - 20:10 Invited
Jun Wang (Ph.D. candidate of Sichuan University)
Introduction to CSMP++ and its promising applications for  hydraulic fracturing modeling
20:10 - 20:20 IC3G 18-057
Liang Zhao (Ph.D. candidate of Sichuan University)
An investigation on the effect of divergent angle on performance of Venturi-type bubble generators
20:20 - 20:30 IC3G 18-038
Sixia Gong (Ph.D. candidate of Sichuan University)
Discrete element analyses of debris flow impact on slitdams
20:30 - 21:00 Coffee Time

* Student session is sponsored by Graduate School of Sichuan University.


Technical Session 1A

23 September 2018; Room: Narcissus Hall (水仙厅)

Theme: Unconventional Oil and Gas Extractions
Session Chair Prof. Yixin Zhao, Prof. Fengqiang Gong 
Time Technical Session

23 Sep. PM

14:00 - 14:15 IC3G 18-003
Yury Derbin (University of Nottingham)
Modelling surface subsidence during underground coal gasification
14:15 - 14:30 IC3G 18-141
Qiaoyun Chen (China University of Petroleum, Beijing)
Fracturing-fluid Migration Front Progression in Fractured Gas Shale: Experiment and Numerical Analyses
14:30 - 14:45 IC3G 18-137
Wei Wu (Nanyang Technological University)
Overpressure-induced fracture slip triggering in granite
14:45 - 15:00 IC3G 18-151
L. Zhuang (Korea University of Science and
Preliminary laboratory study on initiation and propagation of hydraulic fractures in granite using Xray Computed Tomography
15:00 - 15:15 IC3G 18-060
Honglue Qu (Southwest Petroleum University)
Seismic Response Characteristics of Stabilizing Pile Based on Elastic-plastic Performance
15:15 - 15:30 IC3G 18-121
Abhijit Chaudhuri (IIT Madras)
Comparisons of residual oil recovery by different types of surfactant and polymer flooding in five-spot wells setup


Technical Session 1B

23 September 2018; Room: Hibiscus Hall (芙蓉厅)

Theme: CO2 Sequestration Technologies, Nuclear Waste Disposal and
Geothermal Energy
Session Chair  Prof. Shanyong Wang, Prof. Jianhai Zhang
Time Technical Session

23 Sep. PM

14:00 - 14:15 IC3G 18-088
Khalid Bankher (Saudi Geological Survey)
High heat generating granites of Saudi Arabian shield. Future candidates for CO2 emissions reduction and climate mitigation
14:15 - 14:30 IC3G 18-006
Qiao Lv (Central South University)
Fractal characteristics and acoustic emission of a low-clay shale after CO2-water-rock interactions
14:30 - 14:45 IC3G 18-129
Bisheng Wu (CSIRO)
Effect of well layout on the output performance of enhanced geothermal system with multiple wells and areal flow
14:45 - 15:00 IC3G 18-058
Licheng Sun (Sichuan University)
A numerical analysis of Self-Similar Heat Exchanger for cooling the heat release equipments in deep space under the ground
15:00 - 15:15 IC3G 18-053
Ratan Das (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay)
Geological and Geotechnical Problems Encountered during Construction of Butterfly Valve Chamber and Penstock Assembly Chamber of Tehri Pumped Storage Plant
15:15 - 15:30 IC3G 18-002
Jianbo Zhu (Tianjin University)
Rock fatigue characteristics subject to repetitive impacts


Technical Session 2A

23 September 2018; Room: Narcissus Hall (水仙厅)

Theme: Analytical and Numerical Methods
Session Chair Prof. Hongwei Zhou, Prof. Sheng-Qi Yang 
Time Technical Session

23 Sep. PM

15:45 - 16:00 IC3G 18-161
Louis Wong (The University of Hong Kong)
Advances and Challenges of Using Grain-Based Model in Geomechanics Modeling
16:00 - 16:15 IC3G 18-152
Jianhai Zhang (Sichuan University)
Research on the additional resistant energy effect for supporting structure to surrounding rock in underground powerhouse
16:15 - 16:30 IC3G 18-096
Baoquan Yang (Sichuan University)
Overall Stability Analysis of a High Arch Dam Based on Physical Modeling and Numerical Simulation
16:30 - 16:45 IC3G 18-077
Tao Xu (Northeastern University)
3D modelling of microwave induced damage and fracturing of hard rocks
16:45 - 17:00 IC3G 18-156
Honglue Qu (Southwest Petroleum University)
A Review of Research on Dynamic Interaction between Soil and Buried Pipeline under Earthquake
17:00 - 17:15 IC3G 18-149
Ratan Das (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay)
Physical and Numerical Model to Investigate Shallow Tunnel Instabilities in Loose Soil


Technical Session 2B

23 September 2018; Room: Hibiscus Hall (芙蓉厅)

Theme: Mining Engineering and Petroleum Engineering
Session Chair  Prof. Wanatowski, Prof. Bisheng Wu
Time Technical Session

23 Sep. PM

15:45 - 16:00 IC3G 18-123
Abhijit Chaudhuri (IIT Madras)
Estimation of permeability field from sparse measurements of local permeability and water table fluctuations
16:00 - 16:15 IC3G 18-025
Changbing Zhang (Sichuan University)
3-D Numerical Prediction of Vortices Group in Multiple Francis Turbines based on RNG-ELES Approach
16:15 - 16:30 IC3G 18-099
Qiang Zhang (Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Permeability evolution of fracture during slipping under normal stress condition
16:30 - 16:45 IC3G 18-017
Yu Zhang (Beijing Jiaotong University)
Calculation methods of seepage coefficient for clay based on the permeation mechanism
16:45 - 17:00 IC3G 18-068
Licheng Sun (Sichuan University)
A visualized investigation on bubble transportation and breakup in a small Venturi channel with rectangular cross section
17:00 - 17:15 IC3G 18-084
Yi Xue (Xi’an University of Technology)
Geomechanical and seepage evolution characteristics of coal masses under mining-induced stress paths
17:15 - 17:30 IC3G 18-102
Guojun Zhang (China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing))
The immediate roof periodic fractures of suberect and extremely thick coal


Technical Session 3A

24 September 2018; Room: Narcissus Hall (水仙厅)

Theme: Deep Rock Mechanics and Mining Theory
Session Chair  Prof. Feng Dai, Prof. Ru Zhang
Time Technical Session

24 Sep. AM

08:30 - 08:45 Invited
Hongwei Zhou (China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing))
Fractional derivative modeling approach to geomechanics
08:45 - 09:00 Invited
Quan Jiang (Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Application of 3D Printing technology in geotechnical-physical modeling: Tentative experiment practice
09:00 – 09:15 IC3G 18-115
Jianguo Wang (China University of Mining and Technology)
Fracturing behavior of shale reservoirs in water, N2 and SC-CO2 fracturing process
09:15 – 09:30 IC3G 18-109
Fengqiang Gong (Central South University)
Dynamic empirical Mohr–Coulomb criterion of marble under low loading rate
09:30 - 09:45 IC3G 18-085
Qingwen Li (University of Science and Technology
Experimental study on dissipated energy of deep granite under triaxial geostress condition
09:45 - 10:00 IC3G 18-124
Yixin Zhao (China University of Mining and
Technology, Beijing)
Neutron radiography study of water imbibition in unsaturated sandstone: A time-fractal model to predict the dynamic of wetting front


Technical Session 3B

24 September 2018; Room: Hibiscus Hall (芙蓉厅)

Theme: Laboratory and Insitu Testing
Session Chair Prof. Louis Wong, Prof. Tao Xu 
Time Technical Session

24 Sep. AM

08:30 - 08:45 IC3G 18-042
Diyuan Li (Central South University)
Mechanical characteristics of dry and saturated sandstone under triaxial loading and unloading tests
08:45 - 09:00 IC3G 18-133
Jie Huang (Chongqing University)
An acoustic loading plant emission devicend and its application
09:00 – 09:15 IC3G 18-063
Si Kai (China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing))
Energy Analysis on the Mechanism of Acoustic Emission under Cyclic Loading and Unloading
09:15 – 09:30 IC3G 18-029
Jianfeng Liu (Sichuan University)
Time-Dependent Deformation Behavior of Unloading- Fractured Marble
09:30 - 09:45 IC3G 18-095
Nurudeen Yekeen (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS)
Laboratory characterization of canoparticlesstabilized foam for fracturing fluid applications


Technical Session 4A

24 September 2018; Room: Narcissus Hall (水仙厅)

Theme: Deep Rock Mechanics and Mining Theory
Session Chair  Prof. Hongwei Zhou, Prof. Diyuan Li
Time Technical Session

24 Sep. AM

10:15-10:30 Invited
Xiaocong Yang (BGRIMM Technology Group, Beijing)
Backfill mechanics study for continuous mining without stage rockpillars in deep metal mines
10:30-10:45 Invited
Xiao-Jun Yang (China University of Mining and Technology)
A Maxwell-like model involving Caputo-type fractional derivatives with respect to another function
10:45-11:00 IC3G 18-071
Ling Chen (Sichuan University)
Development of coring system with in-situ condition for deep rock by Ultrasonic
11:00-11:15 IC3G 18-009
Jianchun Li (Southeast University)
Ground motion at a trapezoidal hill under seismic waves induced by underground exploitation
11:15-11:30 IC3G 18-154
Zhaopeng Zhang (Sichuan University)
Research on damage constitutive model of coal with different depths
11:30-11:45 IC3G 18-026
Ratan Das (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay)
Assessment causes of overbreak and control measures in underground tunnel during construction stage - a case study in central Himalayas (HP)
11:45-12:00 IC3G 18-073
Xiaoshuang Li (Jiangxi University of Science and Technology)
Study on the law of ground pressure obliquity effect with gently inclined thin to medium thickness phosphate body from open-pit to underground


Technical Session 4B

24 September 2018; Room: Hibiscus Hall (芙蓉厅)

Theme: Civil Geotechnical Engineering
Session Chair Prof. Khalid Bankher, Prof. Ru Zhang 
Time Technical Session

24 Sep. AM

10:15-10:30 IC3G 18-103
Greg You (Federation University Australia)
Effect of faults on stability of partially saturated rock slope
10:30-10:45 IC3G 18-155
Yulong Chen (Tsinghua University)
Monitoring and early warning of rainfall induced soil slope failure using elastic wave velocity
10:45-11:00 IC3G 18-039
Wen Zhang (Sichuan University)
Effect of deep unloading zone on working performance of arch dam abutment: a case study in the Yebatan Hydropower Station
11:00-11:15 IC3G 18-081
Tianshou Ma (Southwest Petroleum University)
Use of risk-controlled model for predicting collapse pressure of vertical and inclined wells
11:15-11:30 IC3G 18-051
Ying Wang (Beijing Normal University)
The application of a geographically weighted logistic regression model for earthquake-triggered landslide susceptibility mapping on different geographic scales
11:30-11:45 IC3G 18-112
Prakash Luitel (Tribhuvan University)
Study of geo-mechanical characteristics and stability of half-tunnel at Dharapani along Besisahar - Chame road section, Manang
11:45-12:00 IC3G 18-131
Maged Al Mandalawi (Federation University Australia)
Extension strain initiation and distribution around open pit slope