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1 Citation (Scopus)

Preliminary numerical modelling of CO2 gas foaming in heavy oil and simulations of oil production from heavy oil reservoirs

Or, C., Sasaki, K., Sugai, Y., Nakano, M. & Imai, M., Mar 1 2016, In : Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering. 94, 3, p. 576-585 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas foaming
Petroleum reservoirs
heavy oil
oil production
Oils
6 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudo-phase equilibrium of light and heavy crude oils for enhanced oil recovery

Nguele Odou, P. R., Sasaki, K., Ghulami, M. R., Sugai, Y. & Nakano, M., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 6, 3, p. 419-432 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

enhanced oil recovery
phase equilibrium
heavy oil
Phase equilibria
crude oil
3 Citations (Scopus)

Removal mechanism of arsenate by bimetallic and trimetallic hydrocalumites depending on arsenate concentration

Takaki, Y., Qiu, X., Hirajima, T. & Sasaki, K., Dec 1 2016, In : Applied Clay Science. 134, p. 26-33 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arsenate
hydroxide
Intercalation
Bearings (structural)
adsorption
6 Citations (Scopus)

Removal mechanism of high concentration borate by co-precipitation with hydroxyapatite

Sasaki, K., Toshiyuki, K., Ideta, K., Miki, H., Hirajima, T., Miyawaki, J., Murayama, M. & Dabo, I., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 4, 1, p. 1092-1101 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Borates
borate
Durapatite
Coprecipitation
Hydroxyapatite
2 Citations (Scopus)
Bentonite
Ammonium Chloride
ammonium chlorides
montmorillonite
perchlorates
5 Citations (Scopus)

Sorption behavior of the Pt(II) complex anion on manganese dioxide (δ-MnO2): a model reaction to elucidate the mechanism by which Pt is concentrated into a marine ferromanganese crust

Maeno, M. Y., Ohashi, H., Yonezu, K., Miyazaki, A., Okaue, Y., Watanabe, K., Ishida, T., Tokunaga, M. & Yokoyama, T., Feb 1 2016, In : Mineralium Deposita. 51, 2, p. 211-218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dioxides
sorption
Anions
Sorption
manganese
13 Citations (Scopus)

Stability of goaf-side entry driving in 800-m-deep island longwall coal face in underground coal mine

Qian, D., Zhang, N., Shimada, H., Wang, C., Sasaoka, T. & Zhang, N., Jan 1 2016, In : Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 9, 1, p. 1-28 28 p., 82.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coal mine
pillar
coal
FLAC
rock
3 Citations (Scopus)

Steam trap control valve for enhancing steam flood performance in an Omani heterogeneous heavy oil field

Al Hadabi, I., Sasaki, K., Sugai, Y. & Yousefisahzbi, A., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources. 16, p. 113-121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steam separators and traps
steam injection
Oil fields
heavy oil
oil field
1 Citation (Scopus)
bolt
Bolts
engineering
Grouting
grouting
14 Citations (Scopus)

Swelling and viscosity reduction of heavy oil by CO2-gas foaming in immiscible condition

Or, C., Sasaki, K., Sugai, Y., Nakano, M. & Imai, M., May 1 2016, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 19, 2, p. 294-304 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas foaming
heavy oil
swelling
Swelling
viscosity
12 Citations (Scopus)
Durapatite
Hydroxyapatite
Urea
Fish
Sorption
13 Citations (Scopus)
coal rank
carbon sequestration
swelling
Swelling
Coal

The development of fine microgram powder electrode system and its application in the analysis of chalcopyrite leaching behavior

Miki, H., Hirajima, T., Oka, K. & Sasaki, K., Dec 1 2016, In : Minerals. 6, 4, 103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chalcopyrite
Leaching
electrode
leaching
Sulfide minerals

The influence of local geology on the groundwater potential of Kunike Sanda and Barina Chiefdoms Tonkolili District Northern Sierra Leone

Jalloh, Y., Sasaki, K. & Thomas, M. O., Dec 16 2016, In : Hydrology Current Research. 7, 4, p. 1-6 6 p., 262.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Geology
schist
Groundwater
geology
greenstone belt
3 Citations (Scopus)
Volcanoes
volcanoes
volcanic eruptions
Japan
Gravitation
5 Citations (Scopus)

THermal tolerance and compatibility of NaOH−Poly(vinyl alcohol) in Bitumen emulsification for improved flow properties

Alade, O. S., Sasaki, K., Ogunlaja, A. S., Sugai, Y., Ademodi, B., Kumasaka, J., Nakano, M. & Ueda, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 11, p. 9310-9321 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

asphalt
Emulsification
Alcohols
Emulsions
Viscosity
10 Citations (Scopus)

Use of FTIR combined with forms of water to study the changes in hydrogen bonds during low-temperature heating of lignite

Liu, X., Hirajima, T., Nonaka, M., Mursito, A. T. & Sasaki, K., Jan 25 2016, In : Drying Technology. 34, 2, p. 185-193 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lignite
Coal
Lignite
Hydrogen bonds
hydrogen bonds

Utilization of coal ash for preparation of seedbed in disturbed land in Indonesian open cut coal mine

Hamanaka, A., Shimada, H., Ogata, S., Sasaoka, T. & Miyajima, I., Jan 1 2016, In : Inzynieria Mineralna. 17, 1, p. 109-116 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Coal mines
coal mine
Coal ash
ash

低品质煤炭堆积状态下自燃特性研究

Translated title of the contribution: Study on spontaneous combustion of low-rank coal pileWang, Y., Zhang, X., Zhang, H. & Sasaki, K., Oct 2016, In : Chaina Safety Science Journal. 26, 10, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

信号処理と判別分析法を用いた 廃蛍光管の分類

Translated title of the contribution: Classification of the Waste Fluorescent Lamps using Signal Processing and Discriminant Analysis太屋岡篤憲, 太屋岡恵里子, 平島剛 & 笹木圭子, 2016, In : Journal of MMIJ. 132, 3, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

signal processing
discriminant analysis
frequency analysis
acoustic emission
recycling
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Abu Rusheid lamprophyre dikes, South Eastern Desert, Egypt: as physical-chemical traps for REEs, Zn, Y, U, Cu, W, and Ag

Ibrahim, M. E. A., Watanabe, K., Saleh, G. M. & Ibrahim, W. S., Nov 1 2015, In : Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 8, 11, p. 9261-9270 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lamprophyre
dike
rare earth element
desert
xenotime
4 Citations (Scopus)

A grid-free particle tracking simulation for tracer dispersion in porous reservoir model

Widiatmojo, A., Sasaki, K., Yousefi-Sahzabi, A., Nguele, R., Sugai, Y. & Maeda, A., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources. 11, p. 75-81 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tracer
Petroleum reservoir evaluation
simulation
Potential flow
Flow visualization
5 Citations (Scopus)

Altered granitic rocks, Nusab El Balgum Area, Southwestern Desert, Egypt: Mineralogical and geochemical aspects of REEs

Ibrahim, M. E. A., El-Kalioby, B. A. E. H., Aly, G. M., El-Tohamy, A. M. & Watanabe, K., Oct 1 2015, In : Ore Geology Reviews. 70, p. 252-261 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rare earth element
desert
Metals
Rocks
Carbonate minerals

Application and pipeline vertical displacement analysis of chemical grouting for pipeline position restoration method

Chen, Y., Shimada, H., Sasaoka, T., Matsui, K., Araki, K. & Watanabe, D., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice. 6, 3, A4013002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Grouting
Restoration
Pipelines
Numerical analysis
Soils
1 Citation (Scopus)
interpolation
Interpolation
tracer
simulation
Advection
19 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of air dispersion characteristic in underground mine ventilation: Field measurement and numerical evaluation

Widiatmojo, A., Sasaki, K., Sugai, Y., Suzuki, Y., Tanaka, H., Uchida, K. & Matsumoto, H., Jan 1 2015, In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 93, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mine ventilation
Ventilation
ventilation
Evaluation
air

A study on preventing spontaneous combustion of residual coal in a coal mine goaf

Wang, Y., Zhang, X., Sugai, Y. & Sasaki, K., Mar 2015, In : Journal of Geological Research. 2015, p. 1-8 8 p., 712349.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Spontaneous combustion
Coal
Coal mines
coal mine
airflow
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biooxidation of Gold-, Silver, and Antimony-Bearing Highly Refractory Polymetallic Sulfide Concentrates, and its Comparison with Abiotic Pretreatment Techniques

Tanaka, M., Yamaji, Y., Fukano, Y., Shimada, K., Ishibashi, J., Hirajima, T., Sasaki, K., Sawada, M. & Okibe, N., Jan 1 2015, In : Geomicrobiology Journal. 32, 6, p. 538-548 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Antimony
antimony
Sulfides
Silver
13 Citations (Scopus)

Bioreduction and immobilization of hexavalent chromium by the extremely acidophilic Fe(III)-reducing bacterium Acidocella aromatica strain PFBC

Masaki, Y., Hirajima, T., Sasaki, K. & Okibe, N., Jan 1 2015, In : Extremophiles. 19, 2, p. 495-503 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immobilization
Bacteria
Growth
chromium hexavalent ion
Immobilized Cells

CO2 の循環と地中貯留に関わる課題および総合的地域エネルギーシステムの提案

Translated title of the contribution: Few considerations on problems of CO2 geological storage with carbon circulation and proposal of an integrated regional energy system considering low carbon societySasaki, K., Susanto, V., Anggara, F., Yousefisahzbi, A., Sugai, Y., Kawamura, T., Kodama, T. & Matsushima, K., Aug 2015, In : Journal of MMIJ. 131, 8,9, p. 503-508 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Recovery
Carbon
underground storage
carbon
carbon sequestration
1 Citation (Scopus)

Controls on quartzite bearing base-metal sulfide and invisible gold mineralization at Gabal Abu Houdied area, South Eastern Desert, Egypt

Ibrahim, W. S., Watanabe, K., Ibrahim, M. E. & Yonezu, K., Jul 2 2015, In : Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 8, 7, p. 4983-4997 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quartzite
base metal
gold
desert
sulfide
2 Citations (Scopus)

Copper-Gold Skarn Mineralization at the Karavansalija Ore Zone, Rogozna Mountain, Southwestern Serbia

Budinov, Z. D., Yonezu, K., Tindell, T., Gabo-Ratio, J. A., Milutinovic, S., Boyce, A. J. & Watanabe, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Resource Geology. 65, 4, p. 328-344 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arsenopyrite
skarn
Gold
Sulfides
Ores

Depositional model of Ngrayong Formation in Madura Area, North East Java Basin, Indonesia

Htwe, P., Surjono, S. S., Amijaya, D. H. & Sasaki, K., Dec 2015, In : Journal of Applied Geology. 7, 2, p. 49-58 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sandstone
sandstone
basin
Carbonates
Miocene
3 Citations (Scopus)
tropical region
Patient rehabilitation
soil erosion
land surface
Erosion
11 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of bedding plane on prediction blast-induced ground vibration in open pit coal mines

Simangunsong, G. M. & Wahyudi, S., Oct 1 2015, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 79, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

open pit mine
bedding plane
Coal mines
coal mine
vibration

Effect of octahedrally coordinated aluminum ions on the uptake of Au(III) chloro-hydroxy complexes in Al-Si systems

Otake, T., Yokoyama, T., Francisco, P. C. M. & Watanabe, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Geochemical Journal. 49, 4, p. 343-350 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
Silicon Dioxide
Silicic Acid
aluminum
silica
11 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of surfactant molecular structure on perchlorate removal by various organo-montmorillonites

Luo, W., Sasaki, K. & Hirajima, T., Sep 1 2015, In : Applied Clay Science. 114, p. 212-220 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

perchlorate
Surface-Active Agents
Molecular structure
surfactant
adsorption

Evaluation of acid mine drainage characterization for predicting post drainage water quality in coal mines

Dwiki, S., Shimada, H., Gautama, R. S., Kusuma, G. J., Sasaoka, T., Koten, F. & Matsumoto, S., 2015, In : Inzynieria Mineralna. 2015, 2, p. 23-28 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

acid mine drainage
drainage water
Coal mines
Coal
coal mine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Integrating remote sensing and magnetic data for structural geology investigation in pegmatite areas in eastern Afghanistan

Salehi, R., Saadi, N. M., Khalil, A. & Watanabe, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 9, 1, 096097.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

structural geology
pegmatite
remote sensing
tectonic evolution
digital elevation model
11 Citations (Scopus)
Coal
Lignite
Hydrogen bonds
Pyrolysis
Water
6 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics of nickel extraction from Indonesian saprolitic ore by citric acid leaching under atmospheric pressure

Astuti, W., Hirajima, T., Sasaki, K. & Okibe, N., Aug 1 2015, In : Minerals and Metallurgical Processing. 32, 3, p. 176-185 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

citric acid
Citric acid
Nickel
Citric Acid
atmospheric pressure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Magma chamber model of Batur caldera, Bali, Indonesia: Compositional variation of two facies, large-volume dacitic ignimbrites

Sutawidjaja, I. S., Rosana, M. F. & Watanabe, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Indonesian Journal on Geoscience. 2, 2, p. 111-124 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ignimbrite
caldera
magma chamber
magma
crystal
17 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanism of boron uptake by hydrocalumite calcined at different temperatures

Qiu, X., Sasaki, K., Takaki, Y., Hirajima, T., Ideta, K. & Miyawaki, J., Apr 8 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 287, p. 268-277 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boron
boron
Sorption
Borates
sorption

Monitoring heat flow before and after eruption of Kuju fumaroles in 1995 using Landsat TIR images

Mia, M. B., Nishijima, J. & Fujimitsu, Y., Sep 22 2015, In : Acta Geodaetica et Geophysica. 50, 3, p. 295-305 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fumarole
heat transmission
volcanic eruptions
heat flow
Landsat
2 Citations (Scopus)
tectonic evolution
shield
desert
tectonics
shear zone
Open Access
gas production
coal seam
swelling
Swelling
methane
Uranium mines
uranium
Rocks
Uranium deposits
rock
20 Citations (Scopus)

Performance improvement of a single-flash geothermal power plant in Dieng, Indonesia, upon conversion to a double-flash system using thermodynamic analysis

Pambudi, N. A., Itoi, R., Jalilinasrabady, S. & Jaelani, K., Aug 1 2015, In : Renewable Energy. 80, p. 424-431 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geothermal power plants
Power plants
Exergy
Thermodynamics
Separators
6 Citations (Scopus)
oil recovery
Microemulsions
Ammonium Compounds
Surface-Active Agents
spacers