Constitutive Model for Numerical Modelling of Highly Stressed Heterogeneous Massive Rocks at Excavation Boundaries

M.C. Villeneuve Jacobs Associates, San Francisco, USA
M.S. Diederichs Queens University, Kingston, Canada
P.K. Kaiser Laurentian University, Sudbury, Canada
C. Frenzel Herrenknecht AG, Schwanau, Germany


Fracture Mechanics Numerical Modeling Potential and Examples of Applications in Rock Engineering

T. Backers GeoFrames GmbH, Potsdam, Germany


Discrete Element Modeling Of The Influence Of Void Size And Distribution On The Mechanical Behavior Of Rock

A.Fakhimi, Ph. D. Department of Civil Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
E.A. Gharahbagh, Graduate Student Department of Mineral Engineering, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM, USA


Modeling Of Rock Fracture Flow Using The Lattice Boltzmann Method On Graphics Hardware

S.A. Briggs & B.E. Sleep & B.W. Karney University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


Numerical Modeling Of Standard Rock Mechanics Laboratory Tests Using A Finite/Discrete Element Approach

S. Stefanizzi GEODATA SpA, Turin, Italy
G. Barla Department of Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Politecnico of Turin, Italy
P. K. Kaiser CEMI, Sudbury, Canada
G. Grasselli University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


Numerical Modelling Of A Brazilian Disc Test Of Layered Rocks Using The Combined Finite-Discrete Element Method

O. K. Mahabadi & G. Grasselli University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
A. Munjiza Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK


Estimation Of Rock Block Strength

M. Pierce Itasca Consulting Group, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
M. Gaida Kennecott Utah Copper Corporation, Rio Tinto, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
D. DeGagne Itasca Consulting Group, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA


Variation of Failure Mechanisms of Slopes in Jointed Rock Masses with Changing Scale

R.E. Hammah and T. Yacoub Rocscience Inc., Toronto, Canada
J.H. Curran Rocscience Inc. & Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada