Geotechnics publications

2021

Lin, Q., Tian, Y., Lu, D., Gong, Q., Du, X., Gao, Z. (2021) A prediction method of ground volume loss variation with depth induced by tunnel excavation Acta Geotechnica, 16, pp. 3689-3707. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-021-01295-6)

Xiao, F., Shang, J., Ayal, W., Zhiye, Z. (2021) Assessing fluid flow in rough rock fractures based on machine learning and electrical circuit model Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 206, (doi: 10.1016/j.petrol.2021.109126)

Gao, Z., Cai, H. (2021) Effect of total stress path and gas volume change on undrained shear strength of gassy clay International Journal of Geomechanics, 21, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0002198)

Gao, Z., Cai, H., Hong, Y., Lu, D. (2021) Constitutive modelling of fine-grained gassy soils Canadian Geotechnical Journal,

Prasomsri, J., Shire, T., Takahashi, A. (2021) Effect of fines content on onset of internal instability and suffusion of sand mixtures Géotechnique Letters, 11, pp. 1-6. (doi: 10.1680/jgele.20.00089)

Shire, T., Hanley, K. J., Stratford, K. (2021) DEM simulations of polydisperse media: efficient contact detection applied to investigate the quasi-static limit Computational Particle Mechanics, 8, pp. 653-663. (doi: 10.1007/s40571-020-00361-2)

Shire, T., Standing, J. (2021) Strength and stiffness properties of an unsaturated clayey silt: experimental study at high degrees of saturation International Journal of Geomechanics, 21, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0002049)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Li, X. (2021) The deformation and failure of strip footings on anisotropic cohesionless sloping grounds International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 45, pp. 1526-1545. (doi: 10.1002/nag.3212)

Gao, Z., Diambra, A. (2021) A multiaxial constitutive model for fibre-reinforced sand Geotechnique, 71, pp. 548-560. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.19.P.250)

Gao, Z., Li, X., Lu, D. (2021) Nonlocal regularization of an anisotropic critical state model for sand Acta Geotechnica, (doi: 10.1007/s11440-021-01236-3)

Gao, Z., Huang, M. (2021) Effect of sample preparation method on mechanical behaviour of fibre-reinforced sand Computers and Geotechnics, 133, (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2021.104007)

Jiang, N.-J., Hanson, J. L., Vecchia, G. D., Zhu, C., Yi, Y., Arnepalli, D. N., Courcelles, B., He, J., Horpibulsuk, S., Hoy, M., Takahashi, A., Arulrajah, A., Lin, C.-P., Dowoud, O., Li, Z., Gao, Z., Hata, T., Zhang, L., Du, Y.-J., Goli, V. S.N.S., Mohammad, A., Singh, P., Kuntikana, G., Singh, D. N. (2021) Geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering education during the pandemic Environmental Geotechnics, 8, pp. 233-243. (doi: 10.1680/jenge.20.00086)

Sufian, A., Artigaut, M., Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C. (2021) Influence of fabric on stress distribution in gap-graded soil Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 147, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002487)

Yin, T., Zhang, Z., Huang, X., Shire, T., Hanley, K. J. (2021) On the morphology and pressure-filtration characteristics of filter cake formation: insight from coupled CFD–DEM simulations Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, 111, (doi: 10.1016/j.tust.2021.103856)

Buckley, R., Kontoe, S., Jardine, R., Barbosa, P., Schroeder, F. (2021) Pile driveability in low-to-medium density chalk Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 58, pp. 650-665. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2019-0703)

Fu, Y., Gao, Z., Hong, Y., Li, T., Garg, A. (2021) Destructuration of saturated natural loess: from experiments to constitutive modelling International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 30, pp. 575-594. (doi: 10.1177/1056789520939300)

Mehdizadeh, A., Disfani, M. M., Shire, T. (2021) Post-erosion mechanical response of internally unstable soil of varying size and flow regime Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 58, pp. 531-539. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2019-0790)

Liang, J., Lu, D., Du, X., Ma, C., Gao, Z., Han, J. (2021) A 3D non-orthogonal elastoplastic constitutive model for transversely isotropic soil Acta Geotechnica, (doi: 10.1007/s11440-020-01095-4)

Otsubo, M., Kuwano, R., O'Sullivan, C., Shire, T. (2021) Using geophysical data to quantify stress-transmission in gap-graded granular materials Geotechnique, (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.19.p.334)

Hong, Y., Wang, X., Wang, L., Gao, Z. (2021) A state-dependent constitutive model for coarse-grained gassy soil and its application in slope instability modelling Computers and Geotechnics, 129, (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2020.103847)

2020

Scarfone, R., Wheeler, S. J., Smith, C. C. (2020) Numerical Study of the Application of Capillary Barrier Systems for Prevention of Rainfall-Induced Slope Instabilities (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/202019501027)

Tarantino, A., El Mountassir, G., Wheeler, S., Gallipoli, D., Russo, G., Augarde, C., Urciuoli, G., Pirone, M., Stokes, A., van de Kuilen, J. W., Gard, W., Fourcaud, T., Romero, E., Priegue, A., Smith, C. C., Larrey-Lassalle, P., Becker, P., Ferrari, A., Dainese, R., Salifu, E., Beber, R., Scarfone, R., Cuccurullo, A., Coudert, E., Dias, S., Mmuguda-Viswanath, S., Rossi, L. M., Kamath, A., Fraccica, A., Karagianni, P., González Castejón, J., Ouakka, S., Zannin, J., Speranza, G. (2020) TERRE Project: Interplay Between Unsaturated Soil Mechanics and Low-Carbon Geotechnical Engineering (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/202019501002)

Scarfone, R., Wheeler, S. J., Lloret-Cabot, M. (2020) A hysteretic hydraulic constitutive model for unsaturated soils and application to capillary barrier systems Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment, (doi: 10.1016/j.gete.2020.100224)

Scarfone, R., Wheeler, S. J., Lloret-Cabot, M. (2020) Conceptual hydraulic conductivity model for unsaturated soils at low degree of saturation and its application to the study of capillary barrier systems Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 146, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002357)

Ahmadi, M., Shire, T., Mehdizadeh, A., Disfani, M. (2020) DEM modelling to assess internal stability of gap-graded assemblies of spherical particles under various relative densities, fine contents and gap ratios Computers and Geotechnics, 126, (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2020.103710)

Gao, Z., Lu, D., Huang, M. (2020) Effective skeleton stress and void ratio for constitutive modelling of fiber-reinforced sand Acta Geotechnica, 15, pp. 2797-2811. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-020-00986-w)

Chauhan, P., Moussa, E., Prime, N., Wheeler, S., Plé, O. (2020) Simulating the Drying Behavior of Rammed Earth Columns (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/202019501025)

Buckley, R. M., McAdam, R. A., Byrne, B. W., Doherty, J. P., Jardine, R. J., Kontoe, S., Randolph, M. F. (2020) Optimization of impact pile driving using optical fiber Bragg-grating measurements Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 146, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002293)

Buckley, R. M., Jardine, R. J., Kontoe, S., Barbosa, P., Schroeder, F. C. (2020) Full-scale observations of dynamic and static axial responses of offshore piles driven in chalk and tills Geotechnique, 70, pp. 657-681. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.19.TI.001)

Gao, Z., Hong, Y., Wang, L. (2020) Constitutive modelling of fine‐grained gassy soil: a composite approach International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 44, pp. 1350-1368. (doi: 10.1002/nag.3065)

Gao, Z., Lu, D., Du, X. (2020) Bearing capacity and failure mechanism of strip footings on anisotropic sand Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 146, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0001814)

Hong, Y., Wang, L., Zhang, J., Gao, Z. (2020) 3D elastoplastic model for fine-grained gassy soil considering the gas-dependent yield surface shape and stress-dilatancy Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 146, (doi: 10.1061/(asce)em.1943-7889.0001760)

Hu, J.-h., Ren, Q.-f., Yang, D.-j., Ma, S.-w., Shang, J.-l., Ding, X.-t., Luo, Z.-q. (2020) Cross-scale characteristics of backfill material using NMR and fractal theory Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, 30, pp. 1347-1363. (doi: 10.1016/S1003-6326(20)65301-8)

Wong, L. X., Shire, T., Standing, J. (2020) Effect of depositional water content on the collapsibility of a reconstituted loess Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 53, pp. 283-289. (doi: 10.1144/qjegh2018-025)

Wang, F., Cao, P., Wang, Y., Hao, R., Meng, J., Shang, J. (2020) Combined effects of cyclic load and temperature fluctuation on the mechanical behavior of porous sandstones Engineering Geology, 266, (doi: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2019.105466)

Wan, Z., Yao, Y., Gao, Z. (2020) Comparison study of constitutive models for overconsolidated clays Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, 33, pp. 98-120. (doi: 10.1007/s10338-019-00110-w)

Shang, J. (2020) Rupture of veined granite in polyaxial compression: insights from three‐dimensional discrete element method modeling Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 125, (doi: 10.1029/2019JB019052)

Duan, K., Kwok, C. Y., Zhang, Q., Shang, J. (2020) On the initiation, propagation and reorientation of simultaneously-induced multiple hydraulic fractures Computers and Geotechnics, 117, (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103226)

2019

Jayasinghe, L.B., Shang, J., Zhao, Z., Goh, A.T.C. (2019) Numerical investigation into the blasting-induced damage characteristics of rocks considering the role of in-situ stresses and discontinuity persistence Computers and Geotechnics, 116, (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103207)

Gui, Y.L., Shang, J.L., Ma, J.J., Zhao, Z.Y. (2019) Numerical study of the circular opening effect on mechanical behaviour of rock under confinement Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 11, pp. 1201-1210. (doi: 10.1016/j.jrmge.2019.07.003)

Shang, J., Layasinghe, L.B., Xiao, F., Duan, K., Nie, W., Zhao, Z. (2019) Three-dimensional DEM investigation of the fracture behaviour of thermally degraded rocks with consideration of material anisotropy Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, 104, (doi: 10.1016/j.tafmec.2019.102330)

Jardine, R. J., Buckley, R., Byrne, B. W., Kontoe, S., McAdam, R. A., Andolfsson, T., Liu, T. F., Schranz, F., Vinck, K. (2019) Improving the design of piles driven in chalk through the ALPACA research project Revue Française de Géotechnique, 2019, (doi: 10.1051/geotech/2019008)

Ma, S., Zhao, Z., Shang, J. (2019) An analytical model for shear behaviour of bolted rock joints International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 121, (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.04.005)

Xiao, F., Shang, J., Zhao, Z. (2019) DDA based grouting prediction and linkage between fracture aperture distribution and grouting characteristics Computers and Geotechnics, 112, pp. 350-369. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.04.028)

Kong, F., Shang, J. (2019) Reply to discussion of “A Validation Study for the Estimation of Uniaxial Compressive Strength Based on Index Tests” by Kong and Shang, Rock Mech and Rock Eng (2018) Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 52, pp. 2719-2720. (doi: 10.1007/s00603-019-01880-y)

Liu, T., Chen, H., Buckley, R. M., Quinteros, V. S., Jardine, R. J. (2019) Characterisation of Sand-Steel Interface Shearing Behaviour for the Interpretation of Driven Pile Behaviour in Sands (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20199213001)

Chan, D. L.H., Buckley, R. M., Liu, T., Jardine, R. J. (2019) Laboratory Investigation of Interface Shearing in Chalk (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20199213009)

Hu, J.-h., Ren, Q.-f., Ma, S.-w., Jian, Q., Jiang, Y.-j., Shang, J.-l., Luo, Z.-q. (2019) Macroscopic and microscopic trans-scale characteristics of pore structure of mine grouting materials Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, 29, pp. 1067-1081. (doi: 10.1016/S1003-6326(19)65015-6)

Lu, D., Liang, J., Du, X., Wang, G., Shire, T. (2019) A novel transversely isotropic strength criterion for soils based on a mobilized plane approach Geotechnique, 69, pp. 234-250. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.17.p.191)

Nie, W., Zhao, Z.Y., Guo, W., Shang, J., Wu, C. (2019) Bond-slip modeling of a CMC rockbolt element using 2D-DDA method Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, 85, pp. 340-353. (doi: 10.1016/j.tust.2018.12.025)

Taylor, H.F., O'Sullivan, C., Shire, T., Moinet, W.W. (2019) Influence of the coefficient of uniformity on the size and frequency of constrictions in sand filters Geotechnique, 69, pp. 274-282. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.17.t.051)

Aliyu, M.M., Shang, J., Murphy, W., Lawrence, J.A., Collier, R., Kong, F., Zhao, Z. (2019) Assessing the uniaxial compressive strength of extremely hard cryptocrystalline flint International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 113, pp. 310-321. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.12.002)

Yokota, Y., Zhao, Z., Shang, J., Nie, W., Date, K., Iwano, K., Okada, Y. (2019) Effect of bolt configuration on the interface behaviour between a rock bolt and bond material: a comprehensive DDA investigation Computers and Geotechnics, 105, pp. 116-128. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.09.017)

Lu, D., Liang, J., Du, X., Ma, C., Gao, Z. (2019) Fractional elastoplastic constitutive model for soils based on a novel 3D fractional plastic flow rule Computers and Geotechnics, 105, pp. 277-290. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.10.004)

Le, T. M. H., Sanchez, M., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S. (2019) Probabilistic study of rainfall-triggered instabilities in randomly heterogeneous unsaturated finite slopes Transport in Porous Media, 126, pp. 199-222. (doi: 10.1007/s11242-018-1140-0)

2018

Shang, J., Duan, K., Gui, Y., Handley, K., Zhao, Z. (2018) Numerical investigation of the direct tensile behaviour of laminated and transversely isotropic rocks containing incipient bedding planes with different strengths Computers and Geotechnics, 104, pp. 373-388. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2017.11.007)

Ciantia, M. O., Boschi, K., Shire, T., Emam, S. (2018) Numerical techniques for fast generation of large discrete-element models Proceedings of the ICE: Engineering and Computational Mechanics, 171, pp. 147-161. (doi: 10.1680/jencm.18.00025)

Shang, J., Zhao, Z., Hu, J., Handley, K. (2018) 3D particle-based DEM investigation into the shear behaviour of incipient rock joints with various geometries of rock bridges Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 51, pp. 3563-3584. (doi: 10.1007/s00603-018-1531-0)

Shang, J., Chua, Z., Peh, H., Zhao, Z. (2018) A Preliminary Study of the Economic Dimension of Underground Rock Caverns for Water Storage at Singapore (doi: 10.1109/WEEF-GEDC.2018.8629647)

Shang, J., Yokota, Y., Zhao, Z., Dang, W. (2018) DEM simulation of mortar-bolt interface behaviour subjected to shearing Construction and Building Materials, 185, pp. 120-137. (doi: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.07.044)

Gallipoli, D., Grassl, P., Wheeler, S., Gens, A. (2018) On the choice of stress–strain variables for unsaturated soils and its effect on plastic flow Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment, 15, pp. 3-9. (doi: 10.1016/j.gete.2018.02.002)

Doughty, L.J., Buckley, R.M., Jardine, R.J. (2018) Investigating the Effect of Ageing on the Behaviour of Chalk Putty (doi: 10.1680/eiccf.64072.695)

Shang, J., Gui, Y., Zhao, Z. (2018) Broad-spectrum fracture toughness of an anisotropic sandstone under mixed-mode loading Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, 96, pp. 556-575. (doi: 10.1016/j.tafmec.2018.07.005)

Kawano, K., Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C. (2018) Coupled particle-fluid simulations of the initiation of suffusion Soils and Foundations, 58, pp. 972-985. (doi: 10.1016/j.sandf.2018.05.008)

Gao, Z., Al-Budairi, H., Steel, A. (2018) Experimental testing of low energy rockfall catch fence meshes Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 10, pp. 798-804. (doi: 10.1016/j.jrmge.2018.01.004)

Shang, J., West, L.J., Hencher, S.R., Zhao, Z. (2018) Tensile strength of large-scale incipient rock joints: a laboratory investigation Acta Geotechnica, 13, pp. 869-886. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-017-0620-7)

Shang, J., West, L.J., Hencher, S.R., Zhao, Z. (2018) Geological discontinuity persistence: Implications and quantification Engineering Geology, 241, pp. 41-54. (doi: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2018.05.010)

Kong, F., Shang, J. (2018) A validation study for the estimation of uniaxial compressive strength based on index tests Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 51, pp. 2289-2297. (doi: 10.1007/s00603-018-1462-9)

Shang, J., Zhao, Z., Aliyu, M.M. (2018) Stresses induced by a demolition agent in non-explosive rock fracturing International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 107, pp. 172-180. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.04.049)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J., Pineda, J., Romero, E., Sheng, D. (2018) Reply to "Discussion of ''From saturated to unsaturated conditions and vice versa" by M. Lloret-Cabot et al (DOI 10.1007/s11440-017-0577-6)" by S. Qi et al. (DOI 10.1007/s11440-017-0625-2) Acta Geotechnica, 13, pp. 493-495. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-017-0626-1)

Shang, J., Zhao, Z., Ma, S. (2018) On the shear failure of incipient rock discontinuities under CNL and CNS boundary conditions: insights from DEM modelling Engineering Geology, 234, pp. 153-166. (doi: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2018.01.012)

Buckley, R.M., Jardine, R.J., Kontoe, S., Parker, D., Schroeder, F.C. (2018) Ageing and cyclic behaviour of axially loaded piles driven in chalk Geotechnique, 68, pp. 146-161. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.17.P.012)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J., Pineda, J. A., Romero, E., Sheng, D. (2018) From saturated to unsaturated conditions and vice-versa Acta Geotechnica, 13, pp. 15-37. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-017-0577-6)

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S. J., Grassl, P. (2018) Hydro-mechanical network modelling of particulate composites International Journal of Solids and Structures, 130-31, pp. 49-60. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2017.10.017)

Jardine, R.J., Buckley, R.M., Kontoe, S., Barbosa, P., Schroeder, F.C. (2018) Behaviour of Piles Driven in Chalk (doi: 10.1680/eiccf.64072.033)

Buckley, R. M., Jardine, R. J., kontoe, S., Lehane, B. M. (2018) Effective stress regime around a jacked steel pile during installation ageing and load testing in chalk Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 55, pp. 1577-1591. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2017-0145)

(2018) Engineering in Chalk: Proceedings of the Chalk 2018 Conference ICE Publishing

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S.J., Sanchez, M. (2018) Normal Compression Planar Surfaces for Specific Volume and Degree of Saturation (doi: 10.1061/9780784481684.039)

Scarfone, R., Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J. (2018) Numerical Modelling of Water Breakthrough in Coarse Soils Initially at Very Low Degree of Saturation

Shang, J., Zhao, Z., Gui, Y. (2018) Particulate DEM Simulation of Thermal Effect on Fracture Toughness of Rock

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J. (2018) The Mechanical Yield Stress in Unsaturated and Saturated Soils

2017

Al-Sharrad, M.A., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S.J. (2017) Experimental investigation of evolving anisotropy in unsaturated soils Géotechnique, 67, pp. 1033-1049. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.15.P.279)

Shang, J., Hencher, S.R., West, L.J., Handley, K. (2017) Forensic excavation of rock masses: a technique to investigate discontinuity persistence Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 50, pp. 2911-2928. (doi: 10.1007/s00603-017-1290-3)

Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Davies, T., Wheeler, S. (2017) Improving Protection Against Rockfall Accidents on Railway Networks

Otsubo, M., O'Sullivan, C., Shire, T. (2017) Empirical assessment of the critical time increment in explicit particulate discrete element method simulations Computers and Geotechnics, 86, pp. 67-79. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.12.022)

Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Davies, T., Wheeler, S. (2017) Condition Monitoring System for Rockfall Catch Fences

Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Davies, T., Wheeler, S. (2017) Improving the Design of Low-Energy Rockfall Catch Fences

Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Yin, Z.-Y. (2017) Dilatancy relation for overconsolidated clay International Journal of Geomechanics, 17, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000793)

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C. (2017) A network model to assess base-filter combinations Computers and Geotechnics, 84, pp. 117-128. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.11.014)

Fahy, C., Wheeler, S. J., Gallipoli, D., Grassl, P. (2017) Corrosion induced cracking modelled by a coupled transport-structural approach Cement and Concrete Research, 94, pp. 24-35. (doi: 10.1016/j.cemconres.2017.01.007)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2017) A non-coaxial critical-state model for sand accounting for fabric anisotropy and fabric evolution International Journal of Solids and Structures, 106-07, pp. 200-212. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2016.11.019)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J., Sánchez, M. (2017) A unified mechanical and retention model for saturated and unsaturated soil behaviour Acta Geotechnica, 12, pp. 1-21. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-016-0497-x)

Buckley, R.M., Kontoe, S., Jardine, R.J., Maron, M., Schroeder, F.C., Barbosa, P. (2017) Common Pitfalls of Pile Driving Resistance Analysis – A Case Study of the Wikinger Offshore Windfarm (doi: 10.3723/OSIG17.1246)

Buckley, R., Jardine, R.J., Kontoe, S., Liu, T., Ushev, E., Lehane, B.M., Pine, T., Schroeder, F.C., Barbosa, P. (2017) Field Investigations into the Axial Loading Response of Displacement Piles in Chalk (doi: 10.3723/OSIG17.1178)

Yao, Y., Tian, Y., Gao, Z. (2017) Anisotropic UH model for soils based on a simple transformed stress method International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 41, pp. 54-78. (doi: 10.1002/nag.2545)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J. (2017) Influence of Mechanical Yielding on Predictions of Saturation: The Saturation Line

2016

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S., Grassl, P. (2016) Network modelling of the influence of swelling on the transport behaviour of bentonite Geosciences, 6, (doi: 10.3390/geosciences6040055)

Shang, J., Hencher, S.R., West, L.J. (2016) Tensile strength of geological discontinuities including incipient bedding, rock joints and mineral veins Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 49, pp. 4213-4225. (doi: 10.1007/s00603-016-1041-x)

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C. (2016) Constriction size distributions of granular filters: a numerical study Géotechnique, 66, pp. 826-839. (doi: 10.1680/jgeot.15.P.215)

Hasan, A. M., Wheeler, S. (2016) Interpreting Measurements of Small Strain Elastic Shear Modulus under Unsaturated Conditions (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20160909006)

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S. J., Grassl, P. (2016) Network Modelling of Fluid Retention Behaviour in Unsaturated Soils (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20160911016)

D’Onza, F., Oliviero, V., Gallipoli, D., Mancuso, C., Wheeler, S. J. (2016) Effect of In Situ and Laboratory Compaction on the Retention Behaviour of a Clayey Soil (doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20160911003)

Shire, T., O’Sullivan, C., Hanley, K.J. (2016) The influence of fines content and size-ratio on the micro-scale properties of dense bimodal materials Granular Matter, 18, (doi: 10.1007/s10035-016-0654-9)

Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Wheeler, S., Davies, T. (2016) Modelling and Optimising of a Light-Weight Rockfall Catch Fence System

Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z. (2016) A Robust and Cost-Efficient Design of Lightweight Rockfall Catch Fences for Railways

Zhao, J., Gao, Z. (2016) Unified anisotropic elastoplastic model for sand Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 142, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000962)

2015

Leung, A.K., Anastasopoulos, I.X., Augarde, C., Barreto, D., Brennan, A.J., Brown, M.J., Chandler, H.W., Connolly, D., Davies, T., Gao, Z., Ivanovic, A., Kenny, M.J., Knappett, J.A., Lombardi, D., McDougall, J., Medero, G.M., Muir Wood, D., El Mountassir, G., Osman, A.S., Pytharouli, S., Sentenac, P., Stewart, B., Switzer, C., Tarantino, A., Wheeler, S.J., Woodward, P.K., Zielinski, M. (2015) An Overview of Research Activities and Achievement in Geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN)

Hasan, A.M., Wheeler, S.J. (2015) Measuring Travel Time in Bender/Extender Element Tests

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C., Hanley, K., Fannin, R. J. (2015) Closure to "Fabric and Effective Stress Distribution in Internally Unstable Soils" by T. Shire, C. O'Sullivan, K.J. Hanley and R.J. Fannin Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 141, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001363)

Le, T. M. H., Gallipoli, D., Sánchez, M., Wheeler, S. (2015) Stability and failure mass of unsaturated heterogeneous slopes Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 52, pp. 1747-1761. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2014-0190)

D'Onza, F., Wheeler, S.J., Gallipoli, D., Barrera Bucio, M., Hofmann, M., Lloret-Cabot, M., Lloret Morancho, A., Mancuso, C., Pereira, J.-M., Romero Morales, E., Sánchez, M., Sołowski, W., Tarantino, A., Toll, D.G., Vassallo, R. (2015) Benchmarking selection of parameter values for the Barcelona basic model Engineering Geology, 196, pp. 99-118. (doi: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2015.06.022)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2015) Cyclic Loading and Fabric Evolution in Sand: A Constitutive Investigation

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2015) Constitutive modeling of anisotropic sand behavior in monotonic and cyclic loading Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 141, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000907)

Gao, Z. (2015) Discussion of ‘experimental investigation of shear strength of sands with inherent fabric anisotropy’ by Tong et al. (doi:10.1007/s11440-014-0303-6) Acta Geotechnica, 10, pp. 547-550. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-015-0383-y)

Fonseca, J., Sim, W.W., Shire, T., O'sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Dallo, Y.A.H. (2015) Microstructural analysis of sands with varying degrees of internal stability Géotechnique, 65, pp. 620-623. (doi: 10.1680/geot.14.D.006)

Shang, J., Hu, J., Zhou, K., Lou, X., Aliyu, M. M. (2015) Porosity increment and strength degradation of low-porosity sedimentary rocks under different loading conditions International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 75, pp. 216-223. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2015.02.002)

O’Sullivan, C., Bluthé, J., Sejpar, K., Shire, T., Cheung, L.Y.G. (2015) Contact based void partitioning to assess filtration properties in DEM simulations Computers and Geotechnics, 64, pp. 120-131. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2014.11.003)

Hu, J.-h., Shang, J.-l., Zhou, K.-p., Chen, Y.-k., Ning, Y.-l., Liu, L., Aliyu, M. M. (2015) Hazard degree identification of goafs based on scale effect of structure by RS-TOPSIS method Journal of Central South University, 22, pp. 684-692. (doi: 10.1007/s11771-015-2571-1)

Grassl, P., Fahy, C., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S.J. (2015) On a 2D hydro-mechanical lattice approach for modelling hydraulic fracture Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 93, pp. 64-73. (doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2014.11.011)

Hasan, A.M., Wheeler, S.J. (2015) Influence of Unsaturated State Variables on Small Strain Elastic Behaviour (doi: 10.1201/b19248-29)

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S., Grassl, P. (2015) Modelling the Time Dependence of Transport Properties of Porous Materials (doi: 10.1061/9780784479346.043)

Le, T. M. H., Sánchez, M., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S. (2015) Probabilistic modelling of auto-correlation characteristics of heterogeneous slopes Geomechanics and Geoengineering, 10, pp. 95-108. (doi: 10.1080/17486025.2014.933890)

Shang, J., Hencher, S., West, J. (2015) Tensile Strength of Incipient Rock Discontinuities

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C., Fannin, J., Hanley, K.J. (2015) Use of Discrete Element Modelling to Assess the Internal Instability of Dam Filters

2014

Shire, T., O’Sullivan, C., Hanley, K.J., Fannin, R.J. (2014) Fabric and effective stress distribution in internally unstable soils Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 140, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001184)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J., Pineda, J. A., Sheng, D., Gens, A. (2014) Relative performance of two unsaturated soil models using different constitutive variables Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 51, pp. 1423-1437. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2013-0462)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Wheeler, S. J., Sánchez, M. (2014) Unification of plastic compression in a coupled mechanical and water retention model for unsaturated soils Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 51, pp. 1488-1493. (doi: 10.1139/cgj-2013-0360)

Hasan, A., Wheeler, S. J. (2014) Influence of Compaction Procedure on Elastic Anisotropy (doi: 10.1201/b17034-40)

Le, T.M.H., Gallipoli, D., Sanchez, M., Wheeler, S.J. (2014) Mechanisms of Rainfall Induced Differential Settlements in Unsaturated Heterogeneous Foundations (doi: 10.1201/b17034-265)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2014) How Evolving Fabric Affects Shear Banding in Sand?

Fonesca, J., Sim, W.W., Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C. (2014) Microstructural analysis of sands with varying degrees of internal stability Géotechnique, 64, pp. 405-411. (doi: 10.1680/geot.13.T.014)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Li, X.-S., Dafalias, Y. F. (2014) A critical state sand plasticity model accounting for fabric evolution International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 38, pp. 370-390. (doi: 10.1002/nag.2211)

Grassl, P., Fahy, C., Wheeler, S., Gallipoli, D. (2014) A 2D hydro-mechanical lattice approach for modelling corrosion induced cracking of reinforced concrete (doi: 10.1201/b16645-85)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Li, X., Dafalias, Y. F. (2014) Constitutive Modelling of Fabric Anisotropy in Sand

Zhao, J., Gao, Z. (2014) Modelling Non-coaxiality and Strain Localisation in Sand: the Role of Fabric and Its Evolution

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C., Hanley, K. (2014) The Influence of Finer Fraction and Size-ratio on the Micro-scale Properties of Dense Bimodal Materials

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S., Grassl, P. (2014) Three-dimensional network modelling of the influence of microstructure of concrete on water transport (doi: 10.1201/b16645-87)

Athanasiadis, I., Wheeler, S., Grassl, P. (2014) Three-dimensional network modelling of the influence of microstructure on mass transport in unsaturated soils (doi: 10.1201/b17395-161)

2013

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2013) Strain localization and fabric evolution in sand International Journal of Solids and Structures, 50, pp. 3634-3648. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2013.07.005)

Hu, J.-H., Shang, J.-L., Luo, X.-W., Zhou, K.-P. (2013) Monitoring of single-hole blasting vibration and detection of its attenuation law by using multiple linear regression Zhendong yu Chongji = Journal of Vibration and Shock, 32, pp. 49-53.

Le, T.M.H., Gallipoli, D., Sanchez, M., Wheeler, S. (2013) Rainfall-induced differential settlements of foundations on heterogeneous unsaturated soils Geotechnique, 63, pp. 1346-1355. (doi: 10.1680/geot.12.P.181)

Shang, J., Hu, J., Zhou, K. (2013) Numerical tests on heterogeneous effect in damage and acoustic emission characteristic of rocks under uniaxial loading Zhongnan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban) = Journal of Central South University (Science and Technology), 44, pp. 2470-2475.

Shire, T., Pelecanos, L., Bo, H., Taylor, H. (2013) Current research in embankment dam engineering at Imperial College London Dams and Reservoirs, 23, pp. 25-28. (doi: 10.1680/dare.13.00014)

Hu, J.-H., Shang, J.-L., Zhou, K.-P. (2013) Improved matter-element extension model and its application to prediction of rockburst intensity Zhongguo Youse Jinshu Xuebao = Chinese Journal of Nonferrous Metals, 23, pp. 495-502.

Shire, T., O’Sullivan, C. (2013) Micromechanical assessment of an internal stability criterion Acta Geotechnica, 8, pp. 81-90. (doi: 10.1007/s11440-012-0176-5)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2013) Evaluation on failure of fiber-reinforced sand Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 139, pp. 95-106. (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000737)

Shire, T., O'Sullivan, C., Barreto, D., Gaudray, G. (2013) Quantifying stress-induced anisotropy using inter-void constrictions Géotechnique, 63, pp. 85-91. (doi: 10.1680/geot.11.T.020)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2013) Constitutive Modeling of Dilatancy for Overconsolidated Clay (doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-32814-5_73)

Lloret-Cabot, M., Sánchez, M., Wheeler, S.J. (2013) Formulation of a three-dimensional constitutive model for unsaturated soils incorporating mechanical-water retention couplings International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 37, pp. 3008-3035. (doi: 10.1002/nag.2176)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2013) Modeling the dilatancy of overconsolidated clay Springer Heidelberg

Shang, J.-L., Hu, J.-H., Mo, R.-S., Luo, X.-W., Zhou, K.-P. (2013) Predication model of game theory-matter-element extension for blastability classification and its application Caikuang yu Anquan Gongcheng Xuebao = Journal of Mining and Safety Engineering, 30, pp. 86-92.

2012

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2012) Efficient approach to characterize strength anisotropy in soils Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 138, pp. 1447-1456. (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000451)

Hu, J.-H., Shang, J.-L., Lei, T. (2012) Rock mass quality evaluation of underground engineering based on RS-TOPSIS method Zhongnan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban) = Journal of Central South University (Science and Technology), 43, pp. 4412-4419.

Yao, Y., Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Wan, Z. (2012) Modified UH model: constitutive modeling of overconsolidated clays based on a parabolic hvorslev envelope Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 138, pp. 860-868. (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000649)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2012) Constitutive modeling of artificially cemented sand by considering fabric anisotropy Computers and Geotechnics, 41, pp. 57-69. (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2011.10.007)

Rojas, J.C., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S.J. (2012) Image analysis of strains in soils subjected to wetting and drying Geotechnical Testing Journal, 35, pp. 103708. (doi: 10.1520/GTJ103708)

Lloret, M., Sánchez, M., Wheeler, S. (2012) A General Fully Coupled Elasto-Plastic Constitutive Model for Unsaturated Soils (doi: 10.1061/9780784412121.253)

D’Onza, F., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S. (2012) A new procedure for determining parameter values in the barcelona basic model Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Shang, J., Luo, X., Gao, F., Hu, J., Zhou, K. (2012) Advanced predication of geological anomalous body ahead of laneway using seismic tomography technique Procedia Engineering, 43, pp. 324-330. (doi: 10.1016/j.proeng.2012.08.056)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2012) Characterization of Strength Anisotropy of Fibre-Reinforced Sand

Hu, J.-h., Xu, H.-k., Luo, X.-w., Shang, J.-l., Ruan, D.-x. (2012) Determination of mechanical parameters of fractured rock mass based on GSI Journal of Guangxi University: Natural Science Edition, 2012, pp. 178-183.

Al-Sharrad, M., Wheeler, S., Gallipoli, D. (2012) Influence of anisotropy on yielding and critical states of an unsaturated soil Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Le, T.M.H., Gallipoli, D., Sanchez, M., Wheeler, S.J. (2012) Stochastic analysis of unsaturated seepage through randomly heterogeneous earth embankments International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 36, pp. 1056-1076. (doi: 10.1002/nag.1047)

2011

Gao, Z., zhao, j. (2011) Constitutive Characterization of Strength and Deformation for Natural Clay and Cemented Sand

D'Onza, F., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S., Casini, F., Vaunat, J., Khalili, N., Laloui, L., Mancuso, C., Masi, D., Nuth, M., Pereira, J.M., Vassallo, R. (2011) Benchmark of constitutive models for unsaturated soils Geotechnique, 61, pp. 283-302. (doi: 10.1680/geot.2011.61.4.283)

Tarantino, A., Gallipoli, D., Augarde, C., De Gennaro, V., Gomez, R., Laloui, L., Mancuso, C., El Moutassir, G., Munoz, J., Pereira, J.M., Peron, H., Pisoni, G., Romero, E., Raveendiraraj, A., Rojas Vidovic, J.C., Toll, D.G., Tombolato, S., Wheeler, S. (2011) Benchmark of experimental techniques for measuring and controlling suction Geotechnique, 61, pp. 303-312. (doi: 10.1680/geot.2011.61.4.303)

Gao, Z., Zhao, J. (2011) The Strength and Constitutive Behaviour of Geomaterials with Cross Anisotropy

2010

Gao, Z., Zhao, J., Yao, Y. (2010) A generalized anisotropic failure criterion for geomaterials International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47, pp. 3166-3185. (doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2010.07.016)

Gallipoli, D., D'Onza, F., Wheeler, S.J. (2010) A sequential method for selecting parameter values in the Barcelona basic model Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 47, pp. 1175-1186. (doi: 10.1139/T10-017)

D'Onza, F., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S. (2010) Effect of anisotropy on the prediction of unsaturated soil response under triaxial and oedometric conditions

Le, T.M.H., Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S., Sanchez, M. (2010) Influences of spatially varying porosity on unsaturated flow through earth structures

Toll, D.G., Gallipoli, D., Augarde, C.E., De Gennaro, V., Mancuso, C., Tarantino, A., Vaunat, J., Wheeler, S. (2010) The MUSE network: research outcomes CRC Press

2006

Gallipoli, D., Augarde, C., Degennaro, V., Mancuso, C., Tarantino, A., Toll, D., Vaunat, J., Wheeler, S. (2006) The MUSE Network: current status and future developments

Gallipoli, D., Toll, D., Augarde, C., Tarantino, A., Degennaro, V., Vaunat, J., Wheeler, S., Mancuso, C. (2006) The MUSE Network: sharing research expertise on unsaturated soils across Europe

2005

Medero, G., Schnaid, F., Gehling, W., Wheeler, S. (2005) Techniques of sample preparation of artificial cemented highly collapsible soil

2004

Medero, G., Wheeler, S., Schnaid, F., Gehling, W. (2004) Behaviour of an artificial cemented highly collapsible soil

Medero, G., Wheeler, S., Schnaid, F., Gehling, W. (2004) Fatores que commandam o compartamento mecanico de um material colapsivel

2003

Zingariello, M., Mancuso, C., Wheeler, S. (2003) Experimental testing and analysis of the behaviour of a partially saturated clayey silt

Krenn, H., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S., Zentar, R. (2003) Influence of anisotropy and destructuration on an embankment on soft clay

Zentar, R., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (2003) Modelling principal stress rotation of structured clays

Wheeler, S., Cudny, M., Neher, H., Wiltafsky, C. (2003) Some developments in constitutive modelling of soft clays

2002

Wheeler, S.J., Gallipoli, D., Karstunen, M. (2002) Comments on use of the Barcelona Basic Model for unsaturated soils International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 26, pp. 1561-1571. (doi: 10.1002/nag.259)

Gallipoli, D., Wheeler, S., Karstunen, M. (2002) Importance of modelling degree of saturation: the pressuremeter test

Zentar, R., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (2002) Influence of anisotropy and destructuration on undrained shearing of natural clays

Koskinen, M., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (2002) Modelling destructuration and anisotropy of a soft natural clay

2001

Mcginty, K., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (2001) Modelling the stress-strain behaviour of Bothkennar clay

Gallipoli, D., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (2001) Numerical modelling of pressuremeter tests in unsaturated soil

Karstunen, M., Naatanen, A., Wheeler, S. (2001) Simulations of soft clay behaviour with S-CLAY 1 and MCC

1999

Gallipoli, D., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (1999) A Note on Modelling of Coupled Flow-Deformation in Unsaturated Soils

1998

Gallipoli, D., Karstunen, M., Wheeler, S. (1998) Plane-Strain Modelling for Unsaturated Soil