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Iannacchione, Anthony T
Civil & Environmental Engr
Iannacchione, Anthony T
Faculty
Associate Professor
Office: 218F Benedum Hall
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G.C. in Mineral Industry Risk Management, University of Queensland, 2012

PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1997

Graduate in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1997

M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1990

M.S. in Earth and Planetary Science, University of Pittsburgh, 1977

B.S. in Geology, California State College, 1975

(2009) Society of Mining, Exploration, and Metallurgical Engineers 2009 Syd S. Peng Ground Control in Mining Award.

(2009) Society of Mining, Exploration, and Metallurgical Engineers 2009 Henry Krumb lecturer.

(2006) 2006 Gold Award of Excellence for the Outstanding Professional Employee (Medical/Scientific Series), Federal Executive Board for the Pittsburgh Region.

(1999) American Society of Civil Engineer's Zone 1, Government Civil Engineer of the Year for 1999.

(1999) Received numerous performance special achievement awards from NIOSH including five outstanding performances.

(1998) Engineer of the Year for 1998, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Public Health Service..

(1998) Finalist (top 10) for the National Society of Professional Engineers' Federal Engineer of the Year, 1998..

(1997) Silver Award for the 1997 Outstanding Team Award for development of the Roof Monitoring Safety System (RMSS) by the Federal Executive Board of Pittsburgh..

(1997) Bronze Award for the 1997 Outstanding Supervisor/Manager in a Professional Series by the Federal Executive Board of Pittsburgh..

(1997) Pittsburgh Research Center Publication of the Year, best trade journal publication, ARoof and Rib Hazards Assessment for Underground Stone Mines.

Iannacchione, A., 2012, "Streams and Longwall Coal Mining Subsidence: A Pennsylvania Perspective," b. SME Annual Meeting & Exhibit, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, WA.

Iannacchione, A., 2012, "The Marcellus Shale Gas Play and the Gas Migration / Stray Gas Problem," Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, 46th U.S. Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Chicago, IL.

Iannacchione, A., 2012, "Updates on the Use of AMD for Hydraulic Fracturing," PA DEP Technical Services Meeting, Williamsport, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Assessing Impacts from Underground Bituminous Coal Mining in Pennsylvania," CEE Graduate Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Assessing the Coal Mine Water Resources: A Marcellus Shale Perspective," Coal Mine Drainage for Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Extraction, RAND,, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Benefits and Challenges in Using Abandoned Coal Mine Water Sources for Hydraulic Fracturing Processes in Marcellus Shale Gas Play," Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, 45th U.S. Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Benefits and Challenges in Using Coal Mine Water Sources for Hydraulic Fracturing Processes within Selected Areas of the Marcellus Shale Gas Play," Mitigating Environmental Effects from Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling Operations, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Wesley Eckenfeld Foundation, and Am. Academy of Environmental Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Findings of the 3rd ACT54 Assessment," Part 2 - WVU Mining Engineering Department, Graduate Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Streams and Longwall Coal Mining Subsidence: A Pennsylvania Perspective," a. 30th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "Surface Structures Impacted by Subsidence from Pennsylvania Coal Mines, 2003 to 2008," 30th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "The 3rd Assessment of Pennsylvania's ACT 54: Protecting Structures, Land and Water Supplies from Underground Coal Mine Subsidence Damages, 2003 to 2008," 2011 Annual Joint Meeting SME/PCMIA, Southpointe, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2011, "The 3rd Assessment of Pennsylvania's ACT 54: Protecting Structures, Land and Water Supplies from Underground Coal Mine Subsidence Damages, 2003 to 2008," Twenty-Eighth Annual International Coal Conference, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2010, "Findings of the 3rd ACT54 Assessment," Part 1- WVU Mining Department, Graduate Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2010, "Marcellus Shale Gas Play and Sustainable Development," Civil & Environmental Engineering Graduate Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2010, "Observations of Impacts to Pennsylvania's Interstate Highways by Longwall Mining," 29th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "A Review of Coal Mine Burst Hazard Trend Analysis - 1983 to 2007," Society of Mining Engineers (SME) Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Analysis of Sudden Floor Heave in Deep Western U.S. Mines," Longwall USA, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Coal Mine Bump Prevention Controls," Society of Mining Engineers (SME) Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Major Hazard Risk Assessment Applied to Pillar Recovery Operations," 28th International Ground Control Conference, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Reducing Workplace Accidents Through Risk-Based Analysis," a. NIOSH / National Mining Association 1-Day Workshop, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Reducing Workplace Accidents Through Risk-Based Analysis," b. NIOSH Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Risk-based Analysis for Improving Mine Safety in Underground Stone Mines," 2-hour Early Bird Workshop at the NIOSH Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2009, "Women Engineers in the Energy Industry," University of Pittsburgh's Society of Women Engineers panel of energy experts, University of Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2008, "Bump Hazard Recognition and Prevention Controls," NIOSH Safety Summit for Small Coal Mines, Chief Logan Lodge, Logan, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2008, "Coal Mine Bursts Prevention Controls," 27th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2007, "An Examination of the Loyalhanna Limestone's Geologic Features along Chestnut Ridge and Their Impact on Underground Mining," Geology Graduate Seminar, Kent State University.

Iannacchione, A., 2007, "Major Hazard Risk Assessment (MHRA) Studies," Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2007, "Methods to Determine the Probability of a Roof Fall," SME Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 2007, "Mine Safety: Reflections on the Past, Hope for the Future," SME Student Chapter, West Virginia University.

Iannacchione, A., 2007, "Using Major Hazard Risk Assessment to Appraise and Manage Escapeway Instability Issues: A Case Study," 26th Intl. Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Assessing Roof Fall Hazards for Underground Stone Mines: A Proposed Methodology," SME Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Can Trends in Seismic Activity be used to Enhance Miner Safety? A Case Study from a Western Pennsylvania Mine," Joint meeting of the SME Pittsburgh Section and the Pittsburgh Geological Society.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Can Trends in Seismic Activity be used to Enhance Miner Safety? A Case Study from a Western Pennsylvania Mine," Eastern Section of the Seismological Society of America, Ottawa, Canada.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Can Trends in Seismic Activity be used to Enhance Miner Safety? A Case Study from a Western Pennsylvania Mine," SME/PGS Joint Technical Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Field Verification of the Roof Fall Risk Index: A Method to Assess Strata Conditions," 25th Intl. Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2006, "Risk in Mining," Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mine, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2005, "Characteristics of Mining-Induced Seismicity Associated with Roof Falls and Roof Caving Events," 40th U.S. Symposium on Rock Mechanics, ARMA/USRMS paper 05-678, Anchorage, AK.

Iannacchione, A., 2005, "Characterizing Roof Fall Signatures from Underground Mines. (pp. 619-629.)," Sixth International Symposium on Rockburst and Seismicity in Mines Proceedings, Perth, Australia.

Iannacchione, A., 2005, "Control of Hazards in Mining," Joint Engineer Education and Training Conference and Expo, Society of American Military Engineers, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2005, "Forecasting Roof Falls with Monitoring Technologies - A Look at the Moonee Colliery Experience," 24th International Ground Control Conference, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "Career Paths in Civil Engineering," University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Civil Engineering Department Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "Mapping Hazards with Microseismic Technology to Anticipate Roof Falls - A Case Study," 23rd International Ground Control Conference, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "Monitoring to Detect Roof Falls," 9th Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "Pillar Design Issues in Underground Stone Mines," 9th Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "The Importance of Understanding Local Geologic Conditions when Designing Underground Stone Mines," Virginia Tech University, Mining Engineering Department Seminar.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "The Relationship of Roof Movement and Strata-Induced Microseismic Emissions to Roof Falls," 2004 Society of Mining Engineers Annual Meeting.

Iannacchione, A., 2004, "The Relationship of Roof Movement and Strata-Induced Microseismic Emissions to Roof Falls," Acoustic Emission Working Group (AEWG), The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, University Park, Pennsylvania.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "An Examination of the Loyalhanna Limestone's Structural Features along Chestnut Ridge and Their Impact on Hydrology, Oil and Gas, and Mining," Undergraduate Lecture, Geology Department, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Johnstown, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Careers in Engineering," Chartiers Valley High School.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Careers in Engineering," Reizenstein Middle School, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Health and Safety Issues for Underground Stone Workers," Safety Meeting presentation to the miners of the Springfield Pike Quarry.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Improvements in Aggregate Worker Safety," 8th Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Mine Design Issues in the Underground Stone Industry," Undergraduate lecture, Mining Engineering Department, Virginia Tech. University, Blacksburg, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 2003, "Underground Safety Issues," Springfield Pike Mine's monthly Safety Meeting, Connellsville, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "An Examination of the Loyalhanna Limestone's Structural Features and Their Impact on Mining and Ground Control Practices," 21st Intern. Conf. On Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "Careers in Engineering," Pittsburgh City School's 17th Annual Student Technology Conference, Carlow College.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "Careers in Engineering," Upper St. Clair High School.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "High Stress Mining Under Shallow Overburden in Underground U.S. Stone Mines," Intern. Seminar of Deep and High Stress Mining, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, Australia.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "Mining Health and Safety Research," American Society of Safety Engineers, Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Iannacchione, A., 2002, "Practical Geology for Roof Control B Structural Geology and Stone Mining," Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "An Examination of the Unique Geology of the Loyalhanna Limestone and Its Impact on Mining Health and Safety Problems," Geology Seminar, Geology Graduate Seminar, University of Pittsburgh.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "An Examination of the Unique Geology of the Loyalhanna Limestone and Its Impact on Mining Health and Safety Problems," Mining Engineering Seminar, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Careers in Engineering," Baldwin-Whitehall High School.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Careers in Engineering," Gateway Middle School.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Careers in Engineering," Woodlawn Hills High School.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Failure Characteristics of Roof Falls at an Underground Stone Mine in Southwestern Pennsylvania," 20th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Gaining a Fundamental Understanding of Rock Failure Processes through Observation and Monitoring: A Case Study at an Underground Stone Mine in Southwestern Pennsylvania," Burkhart Lecture, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Mining Safety and Health Research Activities at the Pittsburgh Research Lab," Nevada Mining Association, Elko, NV.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Overview of USBM/NIOSH Research Related to Coal Waste Impoundments," National Research Council's Committee on Coal Waste Impoundments, Charlestown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Safer Mine Layouts for Underground Stone Mine Subjected to Excessive Levels of Horizontal Stress," SME, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 2001, "Turning Failures(Challenges) into Successes," Learning Leadership: Engineering Leaders Speak Session, Public Health Service's Engineer and Architect Leadership Development Seminar, San Antonio, Tx.

Iannacchione, A., 2000, "A Summary of Ground Control Research at the Spokane and Pittsburgh Research Laboratories," Mine Safety and Health Research Advisory Committee, Washington, DC.

Iannacchione, A., 2000, "Best Practices to Mitigate Injuries and Fatalities from Rock Falls," 31st Annual Institute of Mining Health, Safety and Research, Roanoke, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 2000, "Reducing Underground Stone Miner Injuries for Falls of Ground by Implementing Proactive Techniques," 2000 Joint National Meeting - Holmes Safety Association, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 2000, "Safer Mine Layouts for Underground Stone Mines Subjected to Excessive Levels of Horizontal Stress," Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Louisville, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 2000, "Shear Strength Evaluation of Clay-Rock Mixtures," GeoDenver 2000 Conference, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1999, "Engineering Stable Underground Stone Mines: Issues and Techniques," Safety Seminar for Underground Stone Seminars, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Iannacchione, A., 1999, "Ground Control Safety Practices in Mining," Virginia Tech Undergraduate Health and Safety Class for Professor M. Karmis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg.

Iannacchione, A., 1999, "Pillar Design Consideration for Underground Stone Mines," SME Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1999, "Pillar Design Issues for Underground Stone Mines," Proceedings in 18th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, Lakeview, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 1999, "Preventing Worker Injuries by Recognizing Roof Beam Failures and Developing a Roof Control Plan," SME Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Application of the Coal Mine Roof Rating (CMRR) to Extended Cuts," SME Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Controlling Roof Beam Failures from High Horizontal Stresses in Underground Stone Mines," 17th Int. Conf. On Ground Control in Mining, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Controlling Roof Beam Failures from High Horizontal Stresses in Underground Stone Mines," Int. Conf. On Geom./Ground Control in Mining and Underground Constr., Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Controlling Roof Beam Failures from High Horizontal Stresses in Underground Stone Mines," Roof and Rib Control Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Evansville, IN.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "FY97 & F98 Accomplishments in Disaster Prevention and Response," Mine Health Research Advisory Committee, Washington, DC.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Integration of the NIOSH's Office for Mine Safety and Health into the Public Health Service," COA Public Health Professional Conference, Washington, DC.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Pillar Design Consideration for Underground Stone Mines," Stone Safety Seminar, Cincinnati, OH.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Recent Developments in Coal Pillar Design in the US," Int. Conf. On Geom./Ground Control in Mining and Underground Constr., Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

Iannacchione, A., 1998, "Roof and Rib Hazards in the Underground Nonmetal Mining Industry," 1998 Joint Mtg. SME/Pittsburgh Coal Mining Institute of America, Meadowlands, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Controlling Falls of Face, Roof, and Rib in Underground Limestone Mines," Virginia Polytechnical Institute, Burkhart Mining Society Seminar, Blacksburg, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Controlling Roof Beam Failures from High Horizontal Stresses in Underground Stone Mines," Univ. of Missouri - Rolla, Dept. of Mining Engineering Seminar, Rolla, MO.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Occurrence and Remediation of Coal Mine Bumps: A Historical Review," Bounce Rendezvous, Sponsored by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, Grand Junction, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Preventing Accidents Caused by Unrecognized Roof Beam Failures in Underground Stone Mines," National Occupational Injury Research Symposium, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Roof and Rib Hazard Assessment for Underground Stone Mines," Soc. of Mining Eng. Annual Mtg., Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1997, "Workshop on the Fabrication, Installation, and Analysis of the Remote Monitoring Safety System (RMSS)," Roof and Rib Control Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Evansville, IN.

Iannacchione, A., 1996, "Evaluating Roof and Rib Hazards in the Underground Stone Industry," Roof and Rib Control Seminar for Underground Stone Mines, Paducah, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 1996, "Rib and Roof Control in Stone Mines," New Miner Training Class for Davidson Stone's Torrance Mine, Greensburg, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Factors Affecting Ground Instabilities in Limestone," 1995 Pennsylvania Ground Control Seminar for Underground Metal and Nonmetal Mines, Somerset, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Factors Affecting the Slope Stability of Kentucky's Abandoned Mine Lands," 35th U.S. Symposium on Rock Mechanics, Lake Tahoe, NV.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Geotechnical Issues in Underground Limestone Mines," Am. Soc. of Civil Eng., Geotechnical Eng. Group, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Geotechnical Issues in Underground Limestone Mines," Civil Engineering Seminar, Univ. of Pittsburgh.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Ground Control Problems in the Underground Limestone Industry," Environment, Safety, and Health Forum, National Stone Association, Nashville, TN.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Occurrence and Remediation of Coal Mine Bumps: A Historical Review," Open Industry Briefing on the Mechanics and Mitigation of Violent Failure in Coal and Hard-Rock Mines, Norton, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Occurrence and Remediation of Coal Mine Bumps: A Historical Review," Open Industry Briefing on the Mechanics and Mitigation of Violent Failure in Coal and Hard-Rock Mines, Price, UT.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Overview of Underground Limestone Mines," Soc. of Mining Eng. Pittsburgh Section Mtg., Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1995, "Pittsburgh Research Center's Ground Control Program Review," National Research Council Review of the USBM-PRC Ground Control Program, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1994, "Physical Properties of Abandoned Mine Land Landslides: Case Studies Analyzed," Int. Land Reclamation and Mine Drainage Conf., Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1994, "Pillar Mechanics Issues Associated with Coal Bumps," 16th World Mining Congress, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Iannacchione, A., 1994, "U.S. Bureau of Mines Research on Training and Worker Performance," 16th World Mining Congress, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Iannacchione, A., 1992, "Coal Mine Bumps," University of Utah Mining Seminar, Salt Lake City, UT.

Iannacchione, A., 1992, "Evaluating Coal Pillar Mechanics Through Field Measurements," 11th Int. Conf. on Ground Control in Mining, Wollongong, Australia.

Iannacchione, A., 1992, "Mitigation of Coal Mine Bumps," Mining Eng. Seminar, Univ. of New South Wales, Sidney, AUSTRALIA.

Iannacchione, A., 1992, "Pillar Design Issues," Michigan Tech. Univ. Mining Eng. Dept., Houghton, MI.

Iannacchione, A., 1991, "Stress and Behavior of Material Under Direct Shear," Rock Mech.. as a Multidisciplinary Science: Proc. of the 32nd U.S. Symp., Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.

Iannacchione, A., 1991, "Waste Isolation: A Ground Control Perspective," Pittsburgh Research Center.

Iannacchione, A., 1990, "Possible Mechanism for Surface Vibrations Near Maxwell Hill, West Virginia," Assoc. of Eng. Geol. Ann. Mtg., Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1990, "The Effects of Roof and Floor Interface Slip on Coal Pillar Behavior," Rock Mech.. Contributions and Challenges: Proc. of the 31st Symp., Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1989, "Design Techniques for Coal Mine Bump Control," USBM Tech. Transfer Open Industry Briefing on New Research Dev. in Min., Sponsored by MSHA, Beckley Academy, Beckley, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 1989, "Numerical Simulation of Coal Pillar Loading with the Aid of a Strain Softening Finite Difference Model," 30th Symp. on Rock Mech., Univ. of West Virginia, Morgantown, WV.

Iannacchione, A., 1989, "Poor Longwall Productivity and Claystone Roof Rock: A Need for Geotechnical Analysis," 1989 Multinational Conf. on Mine Planning and Design, Lexington, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 1989, "Seismicity from Active Underground Mines in the Appalachian Coal Fields," University of Pittsburgh Geology and Planetary Science Weekly Seminar.

1988, "Behavior of Coal Pillars Prone to Burst in the Southern Appalachian Basin of the United States," 2nd Int. Symp. of Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines, Minn., MN.

Iannacchione, A., 1987, "Bureau's Coal Pillar Bump Research in WV and VA," MSHA District #5 and Virg. Dept. of Mines Inspectors, Richlands, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 1987, "Fundamental Studies of Coal Mine Bumps in the Eastern United States," 8th Symp. on Rock Mech., Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.

Iannacchione, A., 1987, "Techniques to Monitor and Control Areas Prone to Coal Bumps," 62nd Ann. Safety. Health and Security Conf. and Exhibit, Monroeville, PA..

Iannacchione, A., 1986, "Bureau of Mines Mountain Bump Research," Briefing to Dave Zieger (Assist. Secr. of Labor - MSHA) and Robert Horton (Director - USBM) on the Mountain Bumps research at the Olga Mine, Arlington, VA.

Iannacchione, A., 1986, "Coal Mine Instrumentation," Short Course given to the Rock Mechanics Group, IPT, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Iannacchione, A., 1986, "Evaluation of Roof Rock at the Kitt Mine," U.S. Bureau of Mines Tech. Transfer Workshop on Cutter Roof Failure, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1986, "Geologic Studies Research," Bureau of Mines Spokane Research Center, Spokane, WA.

Iannacchione, A., 1986, "Mountain Bump Research," Rockwell Int.'s Basalt Waste Isolation Prog., Rock Mech.. Group, Hanford, WA.

Iannacchione, A., 1985, "An Overview of Coal and Gas Outburst," 2nd U.S. Mine Ventilation Symp., Reno, NV.

Iannacchione, A., 1985, "Characterization of the Occurrence of Methane in Gulf Coast Domal Salt Mines," 2nd U.S. Mine Ventilation Symp., Reno, NV.

Iannacchione, A., 1985, "Identification and Delineation of Production Variation on a Longwall Panel with Mechanical Properties Data of the Associated Strata," Penn State Univ. Geomechanics Graduate Sem..

Iannacchione, A., 1984, "Geologic Factors Affecting Roof Instabilities," Kentucky Geological Survey, Lexington, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 1984, "Reactivation of Recent Landslides by Surface Subsidence from Longwall Mining," Am. Assoc. of Petro. Geol. Eastern Sec. Mtg., Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1984, "The Occurrence and Characterization of Geological Anomalies and Cutter Roof Failure: Their Effect on Gateroad Stability," Proc. of the 2nd Int. Conf. on Stability in Underground Min., Lexington, KY.

Iannacchione, A., 1983, "Gas Emission Study from an Advancing Decline," MSHA Metal/Nonmetal gassy mine standards review committee.

Iannacchione, A., 1982, "Gas Emission Study from an Advancing Decline," Round Table Mtg. with Salt Industry, Pittsburgh., PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1980, "Anticipating Coal Mining Problems in Hartshorne Formation, East Central Oklahoma, Using Sedimentary Facies Analysis," Am. Assoc. of Petro. Geol. Ann. Conv., Denver, CO.

Iannacchione, A., 1980, "Geologic Factors Affecting High Methane Content of the Hartshorne Coalbeds in the Arkoma Basin," Univ. of Oklahoma Geol. Dept. weekly sem., Norman, OK.

Iannacchione, A., 1980, "Predicting Zones of Potentially Unstable Coal Mine Roof Based on Consideration of Sedimentary Facies: A Case Study," Geol. Soc. of Am. Ann. Conv., Atlanta, GA.

Iannacchione, A., 1979, "Bureau of Mines Methane Control Research Projects," Univ. of Missouri Geol. Dept. weekly sem., Columbia, MO.

Iannacchione, A., 1979, "Gas Content of the Hartshorne Coalbed, OK," U.S. Bureau of Mines Tech. Transfer Sem. on Methane Control Tech. for Enhanced Safety in Coal Mines, Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., 1979, "Geologic Association of Coalbed Gas and Natural Gas from the Hartshorne Formation in Haskell and LeFlore Counties, OK," 9th Int. Cong. of Carb. Strat. and Geol., Campaign Urbana, IL.

Iannacchione, A., 1979, "Structural Deformation of the Allegheny Group of Coalbeds in the Appalachian Plateau of Central PA," 9th Int. Cong. of Carb. Strat. and Geol., Champaign Urbana, IL.

Iannacchione, A., 1978, "Geologic Factors Affecting the Mining of the Lower Kittanning Coalbed, Cambria Co., PA," 13th Ann. Mtg. of the northern Sec. of the Geol. Soc. of Am., Boston, MA.

Iannacchione, A., 1978, "Geology, Mining and Minability of the Freeport and Kittanning Coalbeds of Indiana and Cambria Counties, PA," Monthly Mtg. of the Pittsburgh. Geol. Soc., Pittsburgh, PA.

Iannacchione, A., "Methane Production Potential from the Hartshorne Coalbeds in Deep Parts of Pittsburg, Coal, and Hughes Counties, OK," Am. Assoc. of Petro. Geol. Mid Cont. Ann. Mtg., Oklahoma City, OK.

Iannacchione, A., Lawhead, D.H., and Perry, J.H., 1983, "Remote Sequential Gas Sampler for Blasting Areas," 488,479.