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  • Rapid drawdown in embankment dams 

    Pinyol Puigmartí, Núria Mercè; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Olivella Pastallé, Sebastià (CRC Press, 2012)
    Part of book or chapter of book
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    The calculation of pore water pressure distribution in a slope partially submerged and subjected to a drawdown is analyzed in this chapter. Drawdown phenomenon is a critical situation for the stability of slopes of earth ...
  • The Material Point Method in Slope Stability Analysis 

    Mirada Larroca, Francesc Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
  • Wetting collapse and failure of and slope tested in centrifuge machine 

    Pinyol Puigmartí, Núria Mercè; Ruiz, Álvaro; Alvarado Bueno, Mauricio; Caicedo, Bernardo (International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2017)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper presents a centrifuge model of a silty clay slope. The increase of the gravity accel-eration is applied to the slope under unsaturated conditions. The slope is wetted in flight by means of water injection from ...