Yong Li*, Shugang Cao, Nicholas Fantuzzi, Yanbao Liu, Elasto-plastic analysis of a circular borehole in elastic-strain softening coal seams, International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 2015, 80:316-324. (SCI三区 IF=1.686)
 Yuan Zhao, Shugang Cao*, Yong Li*, et al. Experimental and numerical investigation on the effect of moisture on coal permeability. Natural Hazards, DOI: 10.1007/s11069-017-3095-9. 2017,11. (SCI四区 IF=1.833)
 Zhao Yuan, Cao Shugang*, Li Yong*, et al. The Occurrence State of Moisture in Coal and Its influence model on Pore Seepage, RSC Advances, 2017.12. (SCI三区 IF=3.108)
 Yong Li, Shugang Cao, Rossana Dimitri, Nicholas Fantuzzi, Francesco Tornabene*. Analysis and numerical investigation of the stiffness matrix for edge-cracked circular shafts. Fatigue & Fracture Engineering Materials & Structures. 2017, 40(3): 391-411. (SCI三区 IF=2.335).
 Yong Li, Erasmo Viola. Size effect investigation of a central interface crack between two bonded dissimilar materials. Composite Structures, 2013, 105:90-107. (SCI二区 IF=2.281).
 Yong Li, N. Fantuzzi, F. Tornabene. On mixed mode crack initiation and direction in shafts: Strain energy density factor and maximum tangential stress criteria, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 2013, 109: 273-289. (SCI三区 IF=1.776).
 Yang Hongyun, Cao Shugang*, Li Yong, et al. Soft Roof Failure Mechanism and Supporting Method for Gob-Side Entry Retaining. Minerals, 2015, 5(4): 707-722. (SCI四区)
 Yang Hongyun, Cao Shugang*, Li Yong, et al. Assessment of Excavation Broken Zone around Gateways under Various Geological Conditions: A Case Study in Sichuan Province, China. Minerals, 2016, 6(3): 72-90. (SCI四区)
 Li Guodong, Cao Shugang*, Li Yong, et al. Load Bearing and Deformation Characteristics of Granular Spoils under Unconfined Compressive Loading for Coal Mine Backfill. Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, 2016, ID 8530574. DOI: 10.1155/2016/8530574 (SCI四区)
 S.G. Cao, F. Luo*, Y.B. Liu, Y. Li, et al. Gas migration of coal in front of a mining face considering crack evolution. Environmental Earth Science, 2016, 75: 1282. (SCI四区)
 Hongyun Yang, Shugang Cao*, Shouquan Wang, Yingcong Fan, Shuai Wang, Xianzhe Chen. Adaptation assessment of gob-side entry retaining based on geological factors. Engineering Geology, 2016:143-151. (SCI三区)
 Guodong Li, Shugang Cao, Feng Luo, Yong Li, Yaxing Wei. Research on mining induced deformation and stress, insights from physical modeling and theoretical analysis. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Accepted (SCI四区).