Professor Hal Gurgenci

Professor

School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
h.gurgenci@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53607

Overview

Professor Gurgenci's current research interests include energy systems analysis; geothermal and concentrating solar thermal power plant technologies; development of intelligent tutoring and compterised assessment systems for teaching machine design.

Hal Gurgenci, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has many years of industry and academic experience in solar energy, manufacturing and mining. Professor Gurgenci is the Founding Director of the Queensland Geothermal Energy Centre of Excellence (QGECE).

Research Interests

  • Renewable Power Generation
    Advanced power cycles, power cycle fluids, and power plant equipment for geothermal and solar thermal applications

Research Impacts

2012 A key researcher and a Node leader in the Commonwealth-funded Australian Solar Thermal Research Initiative

2009-2012 Invited referee and the advisor for the US Department of Energy Geothermal Technologies Program

2008 Queensland Government funding to establish a centre of excellence to undertake research to expedite the uptake of geothermal energy in Australia

2005 Research Excellence Award 2004 for the Best Underground Coal Mining Research Project completed with ACARP assistance : “Longwall Automation”

2003 Engineering Excellence Award (Commendation) from the Institution of Engineers (Queensland) for the innovative design of a new mining machine technology (“Universal Dragline”). This technology is now being commercialised by the CRCMining spin-off Unidig and CRCMining partner P&H.

1986 Australian Design Award given to the design team for the design of the ICP Spectrometer product Plasmascan.

Qualifications

  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), University of Miami
  • Master of Science (Mechanical Engineering), Turkey
  • Bachelor of Science (Mechanical Engineering), METU

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Hooman, K., Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2017). Advances in dry cooling for concentrating solar thermal (CST) power plants. In Manuel J. Blanco and Lourdes Ramirez Santigosa (Ed.), Advances in concentrating solar thermal research and technology (pp. 179-212) Duxford, United Kingdom: Woodhead Publishing . doi:10.1016/B978-0-08-100516-3.00009-5

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Hooman, Kamel and Gurgenci, Hal (2016). Dry cooling towers for geothermal power plants. In Jay H. Lehr, Jack Keeley and Thomas B. Kingery (Ed.), Alternative Energy and Shale Gas Encyclopedia (pp. 333-349) Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781119066354.ch32

  • Bongers, Daniel R. and Gurgenci, Hal (2008). Fault detection and identification for longwall machinery using SCADA Data. In Khairy A.H. Kobbacy and D.N.Prabhakar Murthy (Ed.), Complex system maintenance handbook (pp. 611-641) London, U.K.: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-84800-011-7_25

  • Townson, P., Murthy, D.N.P. and Gurgenci, H. (2003). Optimization of Dragline Load. In Wallace R. Blischke and D.N. Prabhakar Murthy (Ed.), Case Studies in Reliability and Maintenance (pp. 517-544) New Jersey, USA and Canda: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Meybodi, Mehdi Aghaei , Beath, Andrew , Gwynn-Jones, Stephen , Veeraragavan, Anand , Gurgenci, Hal and Hooman, Kamel (2017). Techno-economic analysis of supercritical carbon dioxide power blocks. In: Abdulaziz Al Obaidli, Nicolas Calvet and Christoph Richter, AIP Conference Proceedings. SOLARPACES 2016: International Conference on Concentrating Solar Power and Chemical Energy Systems, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (060001-1-060001-8). 1–14 October 2016. doi:10.1063/1.4984409

  • Li, Xiaoxiao, Gurgenci, Hal and Guan, Zhiqiang (2016). Performance comparison of the crosswind effect on different size of natural draft dry cooling towers. In: International Symposium on Industrial Chimneys and Cooling Towers, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, (). 5-8 October 2016.

  • Xia, Lin , Zhiqiang Guan and Gurgenci, Hal (2016). Pre-cooling performance comparison for water spray system designed by two NDDCT numerical models. In: Reinhard Harte and Klaus Kaemmer, ICCT 2016 International conference on industrial chimneys & cooling towers. International symposium on industrial chimneys and cooling towers, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, (471-477). 5-8 Oct 2016.

  • Li, Xiaoxiao, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, Lu, Yuanshen and He, Suoying (2016). Simulation of the UQ Gatton natural draft dry cooling tower. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (1013-1020). 7-11 September 2015. doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.03.041

  • Duniam, Sam and Gurgenci, Hal (2015). Annual performance variation of an EGS power plant using an ORC with NDDCT cooling. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (1021-1029). 7-11 September 2015. doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.04.025

  • Xia, Lin, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal and Liu, Deyou (2015). CFD analysis of the water spray system with the vertical arranged nozzle for the pre-cooling in natural draft dry cooling towers. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (627-642). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Li, Jishun, Song, Tianyi, Li, Xiaoxiao, Gurgenci, Hal and Guan, Zhiqiang (2015). Design of a natural draft dry cooling tower for a 30- mwe concentrating solar thermal plant using a supercritical CO2 cycle. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (360-368). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Guan, Z., Yu, S., Hooman, K., Gurgenci, H. and Barry, J. (2015). Dust characterisation for solar collector deposition and cleaning in a concentrating solar thermal power plant. In: M. Reza Malayeri, Hans Müller-Steinhagen and A. Paul Watkinson, Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Heat Exchanger Fouling and Cleaning - 2015. Heat Exchanger Fouling and Cleaning, Dublin, Ireland, (301-307). 7-12 June 2015.

  • Lu, Yuanshen, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, He, Suoying and Alkhedhair, Abdullah (2015). Experimental study on the effects of a tri-blade-like windbreak wall on small size natural draft dry cooling towers. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (393-412). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Alkhedhair, Abdullah, Guan, Zhiqiang, Jahn, Ingo and Gurgenci, Hal (2015). Parametric study on spray cooling systems in natural draft dry cooling towers with a new nozzle representation approach. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (1-12). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Li, Jishun, Lin, Xia, Ma, Wei, Gurgenci, Hal and Guan, Zhiqiang (2015). Water consumption comparison between a natural draft wet cooling tower and a natural draft hybrid cooling tower – an annual simulation for Luoyang conditions. In: Kamel Hooman, Hal Gurgenci, Zhiqiang Guan, Yuanshen Lu and Manuel Lucas, Proceedings of the 17th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchanger. IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (344-359). 7-11 September 2015.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal and Zou, Zheng (2014). Design options of solar enhanced natural draft dry cooling tower for solar thermal power plants. In: Reinhard Harte and Klaus Kaemmer, ICCT 2014 International conference on industrial chimneys and cooling towers. International symposium on industrial chimneys and cooling towers, Prague, Czech Republic, (183-190). 8-11 October 2014.

  • He, Suoying, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, Hooman, Kamel and Alkhedhair, Abdullah M. (2014). Experimental study of heat transfer coefficient and pressure drop of cellulose corrugated media. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (176.1-176.4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Alkhedhair, A., Guan, Z., Gurgenci, H., Jahn, I. and He, S. (2014). Experimental study on inlet air cooling by water spray for natural draft dry cooling towers enhancement. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (71.1-71.4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal, He, Suoying and Lu, Yuanshen (2014). Performance analysis of natural draft dry cooling tower with inlet air precooling. In: Reinhard Harte and Klaus Kaemmer, ICCT 2014 International conference on industrial chimneys and cooling towers. International symposium on industrial chimneys and cooling towers, Prague, Czech Republic, (175-182). 8-11 October 2014.

  • Gurgenci, H. (2014). Supercritical CO2 cycles offer experience curve opportunity to CST in remote area markets. In: Proceedings of the SolarPACES 2013 International Conference. International Conference on Solar Power and Chemical Energy Systems (SolarPACES 2013), Las Vegas, United States, (1157-1164). 17-20 20132013. doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.03.125

  • He, S., Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2013). Inlet air cooling with wetted media for natural draft dry cooling towers. In: Proceedings of the 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference. 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference (IAHR 16), Minsk, Belarus, (1-14). 30 September-2 October 2013.

  • Alkhedhair, A, Gurgenci, H., Jahn, I. and Guan, Z. (2013). Numerical simulation of water injection for pre-cooling inlet air in dry cooling towers. In: Proceedings of the 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference. 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference (IAHR 16), Minsk, Belarus, (1-16). 30 September-2 October 2013.

  • Guan, Z, Gurgenci, H, Hooman, K, He, S and Alkhedhair, A (2013). Wind tunnel studies on inlet air pre-cooling for concentrated solar power (CSP) plants. In: Proceedings of the 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference. 16th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference (IAHR 16), Minsk, Belarus, (1-11). 30 September-2 October 2013.

  • Lu, Y., Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2012). CFD simulations on small natural draft dry cooling towers. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Zou, Zheng and Gurgenci, Hal (2012). Hybrid natural draft steel cooling tower for geothermal power plant applications. In: Reinhard Harte and Rudiger Meiswinkel, Proceedings ISCT 2012 6th International Symposium on Cooling Towers. ISCT 2012 6th International Symposium on Cooling Towers, Cologne, Germany, (607-616). 20-23 June 2012.

  • He, S. Y., Gurgenci, H., Guan, Z. Q. and Lu, Y. A. (2012). Investigation of pre-cooling with Munters media for air-cooled geothermal power plants performance enhancement. In: C. Huddlestone-Holmes and E. Gerner, Proceedings of the 2012 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference. 2012 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference, Sydney, Australia, (81-85). 14 - 16 November 2012.

  • Zou, Zheng, Guan, Zhiqiang and Gurgenci, Hal (2012). Numerical simulation of solar enhanced natural draft dry cooling towers. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Zou, Zheng, Gurgenci, Hal, Guan, Zhiqiang and Lu, Yuanshen (2011). Analytical and numerical modelling on solar enhanced natural draft dry cooling tower. In: Zhao Shun'an and Li Wuquan, 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference and 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter proceedings. 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference and 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter, Beijing, People's Republic of China, (317-327). 23-26 October 2011.

  • Lu, Yuanshen, Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal and Zou, Zheng (2011). Development of small natural draft dry cooling towers for geothermal power plants. In: Zhao Shun'an and Li Wuquan, Proceedings: The 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter. The 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter, Beijing, China, (308-316). 23 - 26 October 2011.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Pluschke, Armin, Roe, Tony, James, Kevin and Gurgenci, Hal (2011). Dust monitoring for air-cooled heat exchangers in Innamincka geothermal power site. In: The 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter Proceedings. 15th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-cooled Heat Exchanger Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter, Beijing, People's Republic of China, (328-334). 23-26 October 2011.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang and Gurgenci, Hal (2011). Hybrid cooling research station. In: The 15th IAHR International Conference & 2011 Annual Symposium of Industrial Cooling Tower Study Committee of CSEE Thermal Power Chapter Proceedings. International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchangers (15th, IAHR, 2011), Beijing, China, (347-353). 23-26 October 2011.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang and Gurgenci, Hal (2011). Natural draft steel cooling tower for geothermal power plants. In: Zhao Shun'an and Li Wuquan, Proceedings of the 15th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchangers. 15th IAHR International Conference on Cooling Tower and Heat Exchangers, Beijing, China, (206-213). 23-26 October 2011.

  • Gurgenci, Hal (2010). Challenges for electrical power generation from EGS. In: Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2010. World Geothermal Congress 2010, Bali, Indonesia, (1-5). 25-29 April 2010.

  • Mostafa Odabaee, Hooman, Kamel and Gurgenci, Halim (2010). Entropy-energy analysis of metal foam heat exchangers as air-cooled heat exchangers. In: 3rd International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and Engineering ICPM, Montecatini, Italy, (). 20-25 June 2010.

  • Parulekar, Prashant S. and Gurgenci, Hal (2010). Gas turbine dynamic model and control in integrated gasification combined cycle application. In: ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Power for Land, Sea, and Air (GT2010). ASME Turbo Expo 2010, Glasgow, Scotland, U.K., (53-66). 14-18 June 2010. doi:10.1115/GT2010-22364

  • Gurgenci, Hal and Guan, Zhiqiang (2010). New design concepts for natural draft dry cooling towers. In: Hal Gurgenci and Rikki Weber, Proceedings of the 2010 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference. Australian Geothermal Energy Conference 2010, Adelaide, Australia, (290-293). 16-19 November 2010.

  • Odabaee, Mostafa, Hooman, Kamel and Gurgenci, Hal (2009). Comparing the Tube Fin Heat Exchangers to Metal Foam Heat Exchangers for Geothermal Applications. In: A. Budd, The 2nd Annual Australian Geothermal Energy Conference, Brisbane Australia, (). 11-13 November 2009.

  • Gurgenci, H. and Guan, Z. (2009). Dirigible natural draft cooling tower in geothermal and solar power plant applications. In: 14th IAHR Cooling Tower and Air-Cooled Heat Exchanger Conference, Stellenbosch, South Africa, (1-4). 1-3 December 2009.

  • Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2009). Dry Cooling Technology in Chinese Coal-fired Power Plants. In: Australian Geothermal Conference 2009, Brisbane, (). 10-13 November 2009.

  • Gurgenci, Hal (2009). Electricity generation using a supercritical C02 Geothermal Siphon. In: Proceedings, Thirty-Fourth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering. 34th Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, CA, USA, (). February 9-11, 2009.

  • Atrens, Aleks, Gurgenci, Hal and Rudolph, Victor (2009). Energy Analysis of a C02 Thermosiphon. In: Proceedings, Thirty-Fourth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering. 34th Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, CA, USA, (). February 9-11, 2009.

  • Gurgenci, H., Rudolph, V., Saha, T. and Lu, M. (2008). Challenges for geothermal energy utilisation. In: 33rd Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering 2008, Stanford, U.S., (). 28-30 January, 2008.

  • Hooman, K., Gurgenci, Halim and Dincer, Ibrahim (2007). Heatline and 'energy flux vector' visualization of natural convection in a porous cavity occupied by a fluid with temperature-dependent viscosity. In: K. Vafai, Second International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science, Engineering and Industry, Kauai, Hawaii, US, (). 17-21 June 2007.

  • Reid, A. W. and Gurgenci, H. (2006). A new longwall horizon control method. In: M. Hood, P. Lever and P. Knights, Proceedings of the Australian Mining Techology Conference. 2006 Australian Mining Technology Conference : 'Value through cost control', Cypress Lakes, Hunter Valley, NSW, (3-12). 26-27 September 2006.

  • Nazari, A., Guan, Z., Daniel, W.J.T. and Gurgenci, H. (2005). Analytical methods for better design and repair of mechanical welded structures. In: H Gurgenci, M Hood, P Lever and P Knights, 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference - New Technologies to Produce More with Less. Proceedings of the 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference, Freemantle, Western Australia, (41-48). 27-28 September 2005.

  • Liu, D., Gurgenci, H. and Veidt, M. (2005). Application of coupled vibration on detection of fatigue cracks in welded structures. In: M. Xie, A. Mouritz, A.A. Khatibi, C. Gardiner and W.K. Chiu, 4th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics. The Fourth Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics, Melbourne, Australia, (393-400). 16-18 February 2005.

  • Reid, A. W. and Gurgenci, H. (2005). Application of shaping filters. In: H Gurgenci, M Hood, P Lever and P Knights, 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference - New Technologies to Produce More with Less. Proceedings of the 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference, Freemantle, Western Australia, (29-40). 27-28 September 2005.

  • Gurgenci, H., Williams, D. J., Kouzani, A and Groenland, R (2005). Haul Road Dust Suppression. In: H Gurgenci, M Hood, P Lever and P Knights, 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference - New Technologies to Produce More with Less. Proceedings of the 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference, Freemantle, Western Australia, (231-238). 27-28 September 2005.

  • Kelly, M., Hainsworth, D., Reid, D. J., Caris, C and Gurgenci, H. (2005). State-of-the-Art in Longwall Automation. In: Hal Gurgenci, Mike Hook and Paul Lever and Peter Knights, 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference "New Technologies to Produce More with Less". 2005 Australian Mining Technology Conference "New Technologie", Fremantle, Western Australia, (139-147). 27-28 September, 2005.

  • Liu, D., Gurgenci, H. and Veidt, M. (2004). Assessment of structural integrity through coupled vibration. In: Atrens, A., Boland, J. N., Clegg, R. and Griffiths, J. R., Proceedings of the Structura Integrity and Fracture International Conference (SIF'04). Structural Integrity and Fracture International Conference (SIF'04), Brisbane, Australia, (221-227). 26-29 September, 2004.

  • Liu, D., Gurgenci, H. and Veidt, M. (2004). Detection of fatigue cracks in boom structures using coupled response measurements. In: H. Gurgenci, A. Hall, D. Howarth, P. Lever, T. Meyer and E. Nebot, Proceedings of the 2004 CRCMining Research and Effective Technology Transfer Conference. CRCMining Conference, Noosa Head, Queensland, Australia, (1-8). 15-16 June 2004.

  • Gurgenci, Halim (2004). Improving Longwall Face Equipment Reliability. In: Proceedings of: Longwall 2004. Longwall 2004, Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia, (1-15). 25-27 October 2004.

  • Nazari, A., Guan, Z., Daniel, W.J.T. and Gurgenci, H. (2004). Life estimation for structural welded joints based on hot spot stresses. In: H Gurgenci, A Hall, D Howarth, P Lever, T Meyer and E Nebot, Proceedings of the 2004 CRCMining Research and Effective Technology Transfer Conference. CRCMining Conference, Noosa Head, Queensland, Australia, (1-8). 15-16 June 2004.

  • Reid, A. W. and Gurgenci, H. (2004). Modelling the dynamics of longwall shearers. In: H Gurgenci, A Hall, D Howarth, P Lever, T Meyer and E Nebot, Proceedings of the 2004 CRCMining Research and Effective Technology Transfer Conference. CRCMining Conference, Noosa Head, Queensland, Australia, (1-8). 15-16 June 2004.

  • Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (2004). Reliability improvement through smart longwalls project. In: H. Gurgenci, A. Hall, D. Howarth, P. Lever, T. Meyer and E. Nebot, Proceedings of the 2004 CRCMining Research and Effective Technology Transfer Conference. CRCMining Conference, Noosa Head, Queensland, Australia, (1-12). 15-16 June 2004.

  • Liu, D., Gurgenci, H. and Veidt, M. (2003). Crack detection in welded mechanical structures using coupled vibrations. In: Joseph Mathew, Proceedings of the 10th Asia-Pacific Vibration Conference. Asia-Pacific Vibration Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, (408-413). 12-14 November 2003.

  • Bongers, D. R. and Gurgenci, H. (2002). Development of a training set for fault detection in Longwall Mining. In: P. Pemberton, M. Turner, I. Jacobs and ., The 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference. The 5th Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, The University of Technology, Brisbane, (91-95). 29 September - 2 October 2002.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Gurgenci, Hal and Meehan, Paul (2002). Duty monitoring and duty-based maintenance on mining equipment. In: Proceedings of the 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on Systems Integrity and Maintenance. 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on Systems Integrity and Maintenae, Hilton Cairns, Australia, (115-120). 25-27 September, 2002.

  • Reid, A. W., Gurgenci, H. and Meehan, P. A. (2002). External force resolution from a dynamic, coupled mechanical-structural-electrical system: Application in Longwall Mining. In: Pemberton, M. Turner, I. Jacobs, P. and ., The fifth Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference. The fifth Biennial Engineering Mathematics and Applications Ce, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, (169-173). 29/09/02 - 02/10/02.

  • Gurgenci, H., McAree, P.R., Meehan, P. A. and Guan, Z. (2002). How to manage machine duty to sustain high production rates. In: Clifford and L., CMMI Congress 2002 - International Codes, Technology and Sustainability for the Minerals Industry. CMMI Congress 2002, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, (135-140). 27-28 May, 2002.

  • Kelly, Michael, Hainsworth, David, Lever, Paul and Gurgenci, Hal (2002). Longwall Automation : An Acarp Landmark Project. In: CMMI Congress : International codes, technology and sustainability for the minerals industry. CMMI Congress 2002, Cairns, (159-165). 27-28 May, 2002.

  • Liu, D., Gurgenci, H. and Veidt, M. (2001). Crack identification in hollow section structures through coupled response measurements. In: Proceedings of SPIE: The International Modal Analysis Conference - IMAC. 19th International Modal Analysis Conference, Kissimmee, Florida, (199-206). 5-8 Feb 2001.

  • Guan, Zhiqiang, Faruquee, Zakir, Horton, Bradley and Gurgenci, Hal (2001). Dragline Field Testing. In: Alfred L. Wicks and Raj Singhal, Proceedings of SPIE: Proceedings of IMAC-XIX, Vols 1 & 2- a conference on structural dynamic. 19th International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC), Kissimmee, Florida, (1556-1560). 4-8 Feb 2001.

  • Bongers,Daniel, Gurgenci, Hal, Wilson, Richard and Orlowska, Maria (2001). Event Detection and Identification from Multivariate Data with Missing Values. In: Proceedings of the Second International ICSC Symposium on Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis (CIMA'2001). Second International ICSC Symposium on Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis (AIDA' 2001), University of Wales, Bangor, Wales, (). 19th - 22 June, 2001.

  • Gurgenci, H. (2000). Dragline duty meter-maintenance based on severity of duty. In: Proceedings of the International Maintenance Management Conference. International Maintenance Management Conference, Sydney, Australia, (). 13-14 November, 2000.

  • Horton, C., Gurgenci, H., Veidt, M. and Friswell, M. (2000). Finite element model updating of a welded space frame. In: Proceedings of the 18th International Modal Analysis Conference on Structural Dynamics. 18th International Modal Analysis Conference on Structural Dynamics, San Antonio, Texas, USA, (529-535). 7-10 February, 2000.

  • Gurgenci, H., Guan, Z., Townson, P. and Murthy, D. N. P. (2000). Managing damage on draglines and other mining machines. In: After 2000 - The Future of Mining Annual Conference (AusIMM 2000). The Impact of New Technology and Changing Demands on the Mining Industry, Sydney, Australia, (96-101). 10-12 April, 2000.

  • Horton, C., Gurgenci, H., Veidt, M. and Guan, Z. (1999). Damage detection in practical mechanical structures. In: Euromech 401: Inverse Methods in Structural Dynamics. Euromech 401: Inverse Methods in Structural Dynamics, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, The Univ. of Liverpool, (1). 6-7 September 1999.

  • Horton, C., Gurgenci, H., Veidt, M. and Friswell, M. I. (1999). Finite element model updating of the welded joints in a tubular H-frame. In: Hal Gurgenci and Jimin He, International Conference on Applications of Modal Analysis '99: Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice. Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice, Gold Coast, Queensland Australia, (309-335). 15th - 17th December, 1999.

  • Horton, C., Gurgenci, H., Veidt, M. and Friswell, M. I. (1999). Finite element model updating of the welded joints in a tubular H-frame. In: IMAC-XVII: Proceedings of the Modal Analysis Conference. Modal Analysis: Reducing the Time to Market, Hyatt Orlando Hotel, Kissimmee, FL, (1556-1562). 8-11 February 1999.

  • Guan, Z. and Gurgenci, H. (1999). Life prediction for dragline boom with increased bucket loads. In: David Ho, Thirteenth Australasian Compumod Users' Conference Proceedings. , Melbourne, (3.1-3.8). 12-13 October 1999.

  • Gray, D. and Gurgenci, H. (1999). Modal analysis of skis and snowboards. In: Hal Gurgenci and Jimin He, International Conference on Applications of Modal Analysis '99: Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice. Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice, Gold Coast, Qld, Aust., (368-376). 15-17 Dec 1999.

  • Guan, Z., Horton, C. and Gurgenci, H. (1999). Testing dragline DRE23 in peak downs. In: Hal Gurgenci and Jimin He, International Conference on Applications of Modal Analysis '99: Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice. Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice, Gold Coast, Qld, Aust., (377-383). 15-17 Dec 1999.

  • Siegrist, P. M., McAree, P. R. and Gurgenci, H. (1999). The interaction between mining trucks and haul roads. In: Hal Gurgenci and Jimin He, International Conference on Applications of Modal Analysis '99: Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice. Recent Advances in Modal Analysis Practice, Gold Coast, Qld, Aust., (74-87). 15-17 Dec 1999.

Edited Outputs

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Note for students: Professor Hal Gurgenci is not currently available to take on new students.

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision