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  • Los desprendimientos de rocas en la montaña de Montserrat. Un riesgo geológico relevante 

    Vilaplana Fernández, Joan Manuel; Royan, Manuel J.; Fontquerni, Sara; Janeras Casanova, Marc; Gonzalez Díaz, Marta (Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya, 2016-07)
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  • Creep effects on the thermo-hydro-mechanical responses of Callovo-Oxfordian claystone 

    Vu, Minh-Ngoc; Souley, Mountaka; Alonso, Matías; Vaunat, Jean; Gens Solé, Antonio; Plúa, Carlos; de Lesquen, Christophe; Armand, G. (Springer, 2021)
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    In France, a deep geological disposal for high-level radioactive waste (HLW) and intermediate level long life radioactive waste (IL-LLW) called Cigéo is planned to be constructed in a deep Callovo-Oxfordian claystone (COx) ...
  • Geomechanics of shale repositories: mechanical behavior and modeling 

    Mánica Malcom, Miguel Ángel; Ruiz Restrepo, Daniel Felipe; Vaunat, Jean; Gens Solé, Antonio (John Wiley & sons, 2020)
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    This chapter presents an overview of modeling frameworks available within the theory of elastoplasticity and able to capture main features of shale behavior including: yield under compression, failure under deviatoric ...
  • Excavation-induced instabilities 

    Pinyol Puigmartí, Núria Mercè; Carluccio, Gaia di (CRC Press, 2019)
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    The aim of this chapter is to show the capabilities of MPM to simulate geotechnical problems dealing with soil excavation. The stability of supported vertical excavation in elasto-plastic material is analyzed. Results are ...