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  • Failure mechanisms in brittle soils: a dam failure revisited with the material point method 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Zabala, Francisco (2011)
    Conference report
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    The material Point Method (MPM) combines features of Finite Element and Discrete Particle methods. It is well suited to analyze geotechnical problems which involve large displacements and dynamic response. An explicit ...
  • Thermal effects in landslide mobility 

    Pinyol Puigmartí, Núria Mercè; Alvarado Bueno, Mauricio; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Zabala, Francisco (Thomas Telford, 2018-06)
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    The paper describes a thermo-hydro-mechanical formulation to model thermal-induced effects due to the irreversible work input generated during the soil deformation. The model was implemented into a Material Point calculation ...