Browsing by Author "Sloan, S.W."
Thoeni, K.; Lambert, C.; Giacomini, A.; Sloan, S.W. (CIMNE, 2011)
Open AccessMetallic wire meshes are used worldwide for rockfall protective systems, such as rockfall net barriers and drapery meshes. Within diﬀerent types of meshes, the doubletwisted hexagonal mesh is commonly used. This paper ...
Thoeni, K.; Giacomini, A.; Lambert, C.; Sloan, S.W. (CIMNE, 2013)
Open AccessThis paper presents a discrete modelling approach which allows the simulation of rockfalls behind drapery systems. The falling rock is represented by a rigid assembly of spheres whereas the slope is represented by triangular ...