• 3D analysis of H-M coupled problem with zero-thickness interface elements applied to geomechanics 

    Garolera Vinent, Daniel; Segura Serra, Josep Maria; Carol, Ignacio; Lakashmikhanta, Ramasesha; Alvarellos, J. (CIMNE, 2015)
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    In spite of the significant developments seen in recent years,numerical modelin of Hydraulic Fracturing still poses major challenges due to the strong coupling between fluid flow and crack development,which is itself a ...
  • Numerical stress initialization in geomechanics via the FEM and a two-step procedure 

    Aliguer Piferrer, Ignasi; Carol, Ignacio; Prat Catalán, Pere; Rafels Ybern, Carles; Lakashmikhanta, Ramasesha; Segura Serra, Josep Maria (CIMNE, 2015)
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    The knowledge of the in-situ stress field in rock masses is crucial in different areas of geo-engineering, such as mining or civil underground excavations, hydrocarbon extraction, CO2 storage, hydraulic fracture operations, ...