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International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and the Environment, 32(5): 327-340. DOI: 10.1080/17480930.2017.1289606**Quigley, M.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Grammatikopoulos, T. (2018) Risk-resilient mine production schedules with favourable product quality for rare earth element projects. Mining Technology, 127(1): 41-55. DOI: 10.1080/14749009.2017.1323172**Paduraru, C.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2018) Adaptive policies for short-term material flow optimization in a mining complex. Mining Technology, 127(1): 56-63. DOI: 10.1080/14749009.2017.1341142**Dirkx, R.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2018) Optimizing infill drilling decisions using multi-armed bandits: application in a long-term, multi-element stockpile. Mathematical Geosciences, 50: 35-52. DOI: 10.1007/s11004-017-9695-9- Navarra, A.,
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(2013) Production scheduling with uncertain supply: a new solution to the open pit mining problem. Optimization and Engineering, 14(2): 361-380. DOI: 10.1007/s11081-012-9186-2**Asad, M.W.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2012): Performance evaluation of a new stochastic network flow approach to optimal open pit mine design – application at a gold mine. Journal of Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 112(7): 649-655.**Lamghari, A.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2012) A diversified Tabu search for the open-pit mine production scheduling problem with metal uncertainty. European Journal of Operational Research, 222(3): 642-652. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2012.05.029**Asad, M.W.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. 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**Yao, L.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Gamache, M. (2019) High-order sequential simulation via statistical learning in reproducing kernel Hilbert space. Mathematical Geosciences. DOI: 10.1007/s11004-019-0983-3**Mu, Y.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Ferrie, F. (2019) Decoupling spatial pattern and its movement via complex factorization over orthogonal filter pairs. 2019 16th Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV). DOI: 10.1109/CRV.2019.00009**de Carvalho, J.P.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Minniakhmetov, I. (2019) High-order block support spatial simulation method and its application at a gold deposit. Mathematical Geosciences, 51(6): 793-810. DOI:10.1007/s11004-019-09784-x- Dimitrakopoulos, R.,
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(2013) Forecasting recoverable ore reserves and their uncertainty at Morila Gold Deposit, Mali: An efficient simulation approach and future grade control drilling. Mathematical Geosciences, 45(8): 1005-1022. DOI: 10.1007/s11004-013-9478-x**Mustapha, H.**, Chatterjee, S., Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Graf, T. (2013) Geologic heterogeneity recognition using discrete wavelet transformation for subsurface flow solute transport simulations. Advances in Water Resources, 54: 22-37. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2012.11.018**Mustapha, H.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Chatterjee, S. (2013) Geologic heterogeneity representation using high-order spatial cumulants for subsurface flow and transport simulations. Water Resources Research, 47(8): 22-37. DOI: 10.1029/2010WR009515**Boucher, A.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2012) Multivariate block-support simulation of the Yandi iron ore deposit, Western Australia. Mathematical Geosciences, 44(4): 449-468. 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DOI: 10.1076/ijsm.16.3.217.7424**Li, S.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2002) Quantification and assessment of fault uncertainty and risk using stochastic conditional simulations. Journal of Coal Science and Engineering, 8(2): 1-11.**Vargas-Guzman, J.A.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2002) Conditional simulation of random fields by successive residuals. Mathematical Geology, 34(5): 597-611. DOI: 10.1023/A:1016099029432**Dimitrakopoulos, R.**and Dagbert M., (2001) Farewell to Michel David (1945-2000). Mathematical Geology, 33(2): 241-244. DOI: 10.1023/A:1007543603786**Dimitrakopoulos, R.**and Kaklis, K. (2001) Integration of assay and cross-hole tomographic data in orebody modeling: Joint geostatistical simulation and application at Mount Isa Mine, Queensland. Applied Earth Science, 110(1): 33-39. DOI: 10.1179/aes.2001.110.1.33**Desbarats, A.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2000) Geostatistical simulation of regionalized pore size distributions using min/max autocorrelation factors. Mathematical Geology, 30(8): 919-942. DOI: 10.1023/A:1007570402430

**Mustapha, H.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2011) Discretizing complex fractured fields for incompressible two-phase flow. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 65(7): 764-780. DOI: 10.1002/fld.2197**Mustapha, H.**, Dimitrakopoulos, R., Graf, T. and Firoozabadi, A. (2011) An efficient method for discretizing 3D fractured fields for subsurface flow and transport simulations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 67(5): 651- 670. DOI: 10.1002/ï¬‚d.2383**Qureshi, S.E.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2010) Application of stochastic simulation and complex loss functions in a risk based approach to contaminated soil classification and remediation. Environmental Modeling and Software. Accepted with revisions.**Kumral, M.**and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2008) Selection of waste dump sites using a tabu search algorithm. SAIMM Journal, 108(1): 9-13.

- Kumar A, Dimitrakopoulos R (2017) Introducing geometallurgical constraints into the simultaneous stochastic optimization of mining complexes: Application at a copper-gold mining. In, Dagdelen, K, Ed., Proceedings, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry (APCOM), Golden, Co, pp. 6- 7-14
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**,**Gamache M, Dimitrakopoulos R (2017) Open pit stochastic optimization with in-pit tailings storage. In, Dagdelen, K, Ed., Proceedings, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry (APCOM), Golden, Co, pp. 9- 17-24 - Saliba Z, Dimitrakopoulos R (2017) Simultaneous stochastic optimization of an open pit mining complex. In, Dagdelen, K, Ed., Proceedings, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry (APCOM), Golden, Co, pp. 9- 25-31
- Del Castillo M F, Dimitrakopoulos R (2017) Dynamic mid-term optimization of a mining complex under uncertainty. In, Dagdelen, K, Ed., Proceedings, Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry (APCOM), Golden, Co, pp. 12- 21-28
- Mu Y, Dimitrakopoulos R, Ferrie F (2016) Genaralizing generative models: application to image super-resolution. 13th Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV) Proceedings, pp.8-15, DOI: 10.1109/CRV.2016.51
- Abolhassani, A A H, Dimitrakopoulos,R, Ferrie, F P (2016).Anisotropic interpolation of sparse images. IEEE, 13th Conference on Computer and Robot Vision, 440-447. doi:10.1109/crv.2016.41
- Minniakhmetov I, Dimitrakopoulos R (2016) A high-order, data-driven framework for joint simulation of categorical variables. Geostats Congress 2016, Valencia Spain, Springer
- Haji Abolhassani A A, Dimitrakopoulos R, Ferrie F P (2016) A new high-order, non-stationary and transformation invariant spatial simulation approach. Geostats Congress 2016, Valencia Spain, Springer
- Dirkx R, Dimitrakopoulos R (2016) Optimizing infill drilling decisions using multiarmed bandits: application in a long-term, multi-element stockpile. Geostats Congress 2016, Valencia Spain, Springer
- Goodfellow, R. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2014): Stochastic optimisation of mineral value chains-developments and applications for the global optimisation of mining complexes with uncertainty. SMP Symposium, AusIMM, Perth Australia, November 24-26.
- Minniakhmetov, I. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2014): Joint Simulation of Correlated Variables using High-order Spatial Statistics for Orebody Modeling. SMP Symposium, AusIMM, Perth Australia, November 24-26.
- Montiel, L., Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Kawahata, K. (2014): Globally Optimising Open Pit and Underground Mining Operations under Geological Uncertainty. SMP Symposium, AusIMM, Perth Australia, November 24-26.
- Mustapha, H. M., Chatterjee, S. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2014): Reservoir modeling through fast wavelet-based stochastic simulation. Proceedings of ECMOR XIV – 14th European Conference on the Mathematics of Oil Recovery Catania, Sicily, Italy, 8-11 September.
- Senecal, R. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2014): Parallel Implementation of a Tabu Search Procedure for Stochastic Mine Scheduling. SMP Symposium, AusIMM, Perth Australia, November 24-26.
- Zhang, J. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2014): Optimising a Mineral Supply Chain under Uncertainty with Long-term Sales Contracts. SMP Symposium, AusIMM, Perth Australia, November 24-26.
- Goodfellow, R., Mustapha, H. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2012): Approximations of High-Order Spatial Statistics Through Decomposition. In, Abrahamsen P, Hauge R, Kolbjørnsen O (Eds.) Geostatistics Oslo 2012, p. 91-102.
- Machuca Mory, D.F. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2011): High-order Spatial Simulation of the Structurally Controlled Apensu Gold Deposit, Ghana. In Deschênes G et al (eds), Proceedings World Gold 2011, p. 771-783.
- Chatterjee, S., Lamghari, A. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2010): A two-phase heuristic method for constrained pushback design. 14thInt Conf Mining Innovation, 23-25/07, Santiago, Gecamin, p. 195-204.
- Meagher, C., Abdel Sabour, S.A. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2010): Pushback design of open pit mines under geological and market uncertainties. Orebody Modelling & Strategic Mine Planning, AusIMM Spectrum Series, vol. 17, p. 297-304.
- Mustapha, H. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2010): Simulation of geologically complex deposits: New high-order models & spatial cumulants. 14th Int Conf Mining Innovation 23-25/07, Santiago, Gecamin, p. 451-58.
- Xu, H., Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Manggala, P. (2010): Robust mine scheduling with parametric regret minimization. 14th Int Conf Mining Innovation, 23-25/07, Santiago, Gecamin, p. 205-212.
- Xu, H., Mannor, S. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2009): Parametric regret minimization for robust mine scheduling. Proceedings Orebody Modelling and Strategic Mine Planning, Perth, AusIMM, p. 305-308.
- Dimitrakopoulos, R. and Makie, S. (2008): Joint simulation of mine spoil uncertainty for rehabilitation decision making. Geostatistics for Environmental Applications, Springer, vol. 15, p. 345-355.
- Mustapha, H. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2008): Fracture System Modelling and Fractured Aquifer Simulation. JM Ortiz, X Emery eds, Geostats200, 8th Int Geostatistics Congress, GecaMin, vol. 1, p. 545-554.
- Osterholt, V. and Dimitrakopoulos, R. (2007): Simulation of wireframes and geometric features with multiple-point techniques: Application at Yandi iron ore deposit. Orebody Modelling and Strategic Mine Planning, AusIMM, Spectrum Series, 2nd Ed., vol. 14.

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*M.Eng. Thesis*(2019), “Simultaneous stochastic optimization: Integrating waste management and feasible capital investments“ - Zayneb Brika,
*Ph.D. Thesis*(2019), “Optimisation de la planification stratégique d’une mine à ciel ouvert en tenant compte de l’incertitude géologique“ - Ziad Saliba,
*M.Eng. Thesis*(2019), “A study of simultaneous stochastic optimization of open pit mining complexes“ - João Pedro de Carvalho,
*M.Eng. Thesis*(2019), “High-order direct block support simulation and application at a gold mining complex“ - Fernanda Del Castillo,
*Ph.D. Thesis*(2018), “Dynamic simultaneous optimization of mineral value chains under resource uncertainty“ - Rein Dirkx,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2016), “The optimization of mine planning aspects under uncertainty: a study on infill drilling and block cave scheduling” - Sean T. Grogan,
*M.Sc. Thesis (*2016), “An adaptive neighborhood search algorithm for optimizing stochastic mining complexes” - Iain Farmer,
*M.Eng. Thesis***(**2016), “Stochastic Mining Supply Chain Optimization: A Study of Integrated Capacity Decisions and Pushback Design Under Uncertainty” - Matthew Quigley,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2016), “The Stochastic Optimization of Long and Short-term Mine Production Schedules Incorporating Uncertainty in Geology and Equipment Performance” - Maria Vallejo Garcia,
*M.Eng. Thesis***(**2016), “Stochastic Orebody Modelling and Stochastic Long-Term Production Scheduling for an Iron Ore Deposit, in Northern Quebec” - Michael Spleit,
*M.Eng Thesis*(2015), “Production Schedule Optimisation – MeetingTargets by Hedging against Geological Risk while Addressing Environmental and Equipment Concerns” - James MacNeil,
*M.Eng. Thesis***(**2015), “Determining optimal open pit to underground mine transition depth using stochastic mine planning techniques” - Ahmad Rashid,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2015), “Reconstructing spatial images from limited samples using supervised and semi-supervised learning algorithms” - Sabrina Carpentier,
*M.Sc.Thesis (*2015), “Planification Stratégique d’une Mine Souterraine en Tenant Compte de l’Incertitude Géologique” - Renaud Senécal,
*M.Sc. Thesis (*2015), “Applications of tabu search parallel metaheuristic for stochastic long-term production scheduling” - Ryan Goodfellow,
*Ph.D. Thesis*(2014), “Unified Modelling and Simultaneous Optimization of Open Pit Mining Complexes with Supply Uncertainty“ - Luis Montiel,
*Ph.D. Thesis*(2014), “On Globally Optimizing a Mining Complex under Supply Uncertainty: Integrating Components from Deposits to Transportation Systems“ - Martha Villalba Matamoros,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2014), “Stochastic Short-term Production Scheduling Accounting for Fleet Allocation, Operational Considerations, Blending Restrictions and Future Multi-element Ore Control Data“ - Murilo Nogueira Teixeira,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2014), “Application of Multiple-Point Simulation of Mineral Deposits Based on Discrete Wavelet Transform” - Mario De Freitas Silva,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2014), “Application of Efficient Frameworks for Joint Simulation of Multi-Element Mineral Deposits and Stochastic Optimization of Open Pit Mine Production Scheduling” - Putra Manggala,
*M.Sc. Thesis (*2012), “On Markov Random Field Models for Spatial Data: Towards a Practitioner’s Toolbox” - Alexandre Marinho,
*M.Sc. Thesis (*2012), “Surface Constrained Stochastic Life-of-Mine Production Scheduling” - Wadood Yahya,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2011), “Image reconstruction from a limited number of samples: a matrix-completion-based approach” - Conor Meagher,
*Ph.D. Thesis (*2010), “On the Directed Cut Polyhedra and Open Pit Mining” - Francisco Albor,
*MEng Thesis***(**2010), “Exploring stochastic optimization in open pit mine design” - Xu Huan,
*Ph.D. Thesis (*2009), “Robust decision making and its applications in machine learning” - Lucia Robles Stefoni,
*M.Eng. Thesis (*2009), “Critical Analysis of Multiple-Points Statistics Methods in the Stochastic Simulation of Geology at Fox Kimberlitic Diamond Pipe Located on the Ekati Property, North West Territories” - Andre Leite,
*M.Eng. Thesis***(**2008), “Stochastic optimization approaches to open pit mine planning: Applications for and the value of stochastic approaches” - Richard Peattie,
*M.Phil. Thesis (*2007), “The use of simulated future grade control drilling to quantify uncertainty in recoverable ore reserves” - Justin Scott,
*M.Phil. Thesis (*2006), “Fractal and multifractal fault simulation: application using soft data and analogues at Wyong, New South Wales, Australia” - Volker Osterholt,
*M.Phil. Thesis (*2006), “Simulation of ore deposit geology and an application at the Yandicoogina iron ore deposit, Western Australia”