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Frontiers of Discontinuous Numerical Methods and Practical Simulations in Engineering and Disaster Prevention

ISBN 9781138001107
Published August 12, 2013 by CRC Press
552 Pages

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Analysis of large deformation, rigid body movement and strain or stress for discontinuous materials is often required for project designs and plans in the fields of engineering and disaster prevention. Many numerical simulation and analysis methods have been developed for the requirement from science and technology people since 1970s. Among them, Discontinuous Deformation Analysis (DDA), Numerical Manifold Method (NMM), Key Block Theory (KB), Distinct/Discrete Element Methods (DEM), Moving Particles Semi-implicit Method (MPS) and Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Method (SPH) are typical effective methods and have drawn more and more attention of the researchers in many different fields. The discrete analysis is more natural than continuum analysis to handle geologic materials which we use as engineering materials. Advancement of computers and introduction of unique ideas helped us to develop many useful new numerical methods as listed above.

Frontiers of Discontinuous Numerical Methods and Practical Simulations in Engineering and Disaster Prevention contains 14 keynote papers, 54 full papers and 4 extended abstracts presented at the 11th International Conference on Analysis of Discontinuous Deformation (ICADD-11, Fukuoka, Japan, 27-29 August 2013). The contributions cover the latest advances in all aspects of discontinuous numerical methods, from theory to practice, including new ideas and the latest developments. The main schemes are on DDA, NMM and KB following the tradition of the conference series. Meanwhile, DEM, MPS, SPH, Meshless Methods and some other numerical methods are also included. The book is a must-have for those academics and professionals interested in the state-of-the-art in technology and  numerical methods related to the above mentioned methods.

Table of Contents

Keynote lecture

Basic theory of two dimensional and three dimensional contacts
G.-H. Shi

Practical applications of DDA to disaster prevention
G. Chen, L. Zheng & Y. Zhang

Application of DDA and NMM to practical problems in recent insight
Y. Ohnishi, T. Koyama, T. Sasaki, I. Hagiwara, S. Miki, T. Shimauchi & K. Nakamura

Site response analysis with two-dimensional DDA
Y.H. Hatzor, H. Bao & G. Yagoda-Biran

Stochastic key block analysis of underground excavations
G.W. Ma & G.Y. Fu

A personal perspective on the Discontinuous Deformation Analysis
J.-S. Lin

DDA/NMM developments and applications in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Z.Y. Zhao, X.M. An & Y.X. Zhou

Next generation discontinuous rock mass models: 3-D and rock-fluid interaction
R.G. Mikola & N. Sitar

Mesh independence test of numerical manifold method in treating strong singularity
D.D. Xu & H. Zheng

HOSS: An integrated platform for discontinua simulations
A. Munjiza, E. Rougier, E.E. Knight & Z. Lei

The DDD method based on combination of RFPA and DDA
C.A. Tang & H.Y. Lü

Advanced particle methods for accurate and stable computation of fluid flows
H. Gotoh

Interaction analysis of 3D multiphase fluids and deformable bodies
C.-Y. Wang, C.-J. Huang, C.-R. Chu, T.-R. Wu & M.-H. Chuang

Study on transmission of elastic waves through jointed rocks using numerical simulations
T.G. Sitharam & R. Sebastian

Discontinuous deformation analysis and practical applications

Design and implementation of software architecture for DDA
X.L. Cheng, Q.H. Miao, Y. Wang & J. Xiao

Detailed investigation of near-fault earthquake loading induced displacement of sliding system by the Discontinuous Deformation Analysis (DDA)
Y. Zhang, G. Chen, L. Zheng & J. Wu

Rock mass stability analysis based on contact mode using DDA
L. Zheng, G. Chen, Y. Zhang, Y. Li & H. Zhang

Development of a model for simulating hydraulic fracturing with DDA
Y.X. Ben, Y. Wang & G.-H. Shi

Thermally vs. seismically induced block displacements in rock slopes
D. Bakun-Mazor & Y.H. Hatzor

Improvement of Open-Close Iteration in DDA
J.H. Wu & H.M. Lin

Examination about the predictive precision of the rockfall behavior by the numerical simulation
G.C. Ma, H. Matsuyama, S. Nishiyama & Y. Ohnishi

DDA simulations of large landslides triggered by the Wenchuan earthquake
F. Cai, Q.Q. Yang & Z.M. Su

Wave propagation simulation in jointed rock bars by the Discontinuous Deformation Analysis
Y.J. Ning, K.S. Ni & Z.Y. Zhao

Numerical studies on in-situ rockfall experiments using 3D-DDA
T. Sasaki, I. Hagiwara, T. Suzaki, T. Shimauchi, K. Nakamura, Y. Ohnishi, T. Koyama & S. Miki

A case study of the hazard analysis for rock slope by using DDA
S. Miki, S. Komata, M. Shinji, T. Nishimura & T. Koyama

Fundamental study of rockfall simulation applying the Monte Carlo analysis by DDA
T. Shimauchi, K. Ono, K. Nakamura, T. Sasaki, S. Nishiyama & Y. Ohnishi

Stability analysis of rock caverns under different in-situ stress using the DDA based hydro-mechanical coupled model
H.M. Chen, Z.Y. Zhao, L.Q. Choo & J.P. Sun

Mixed higher-order Discontinuous Deformation Analysis
B. Lu, A.Q. Wu & X.L. Ding

Application of the NDDA method in the slope stability analysis
Q. Tian, Z.Y. Zhao, J.P. Sun & L. He

Simulation of steep coal seam mining based on Discontinuous Deformation Analysis method
B. Wang, Z.Q. Liu, G. Chen, L. Zheng & J.M. Du

A new contact method using multi-sphere covers for 3D Discontinuous Deformation Analysis
H.H. Zhu, W. Wu, X.Y. Zhuang & G.W. Ma

Measurement management of rock slope monitoring using DDA
S. Nishiyama, Y. Ohnishi, M. Ryu, S. Hagiwara, T. Shimauchi, H. Hamasaki, S. Miki, T. Sasaki & N. Minakata

Stability analysis of breakwater in terms of seepage flow using DDA
T. Kawakami, G. Chen, Y. Kasugai, L. Zheng & Y. Zhang

A numerical simulation of volumetric enlargement for seismic debris flow using integrated DDA and KANAKO 2D
Z. Han, G. Chen, Y. Li, L. Zheng, Y. Zhang & L.R. Xu

Mechanism of shallow rainfall-induced landslide and simulation of initiation with DDA
H. Zhang, G. Chen, L. Zheng & Y. Zhang

Study on soil arching effects of stabilizing piles using numerical methods
F.S. Fan, G. Chen, L. Zheng, Y. Zhang & Y. Li

Combining GIS and DDA for preliminary rockfall risk assessment in Gunung Kelir area Yogyakarta Indonesia
G. Samodra, G. Chen, L. Zheng, Y. Zhang, K. Kasama, J. Sartohadi & D.S. Hadmoko

Assessment of functional effects of the existing preventive structures during landslides
Y. Li, G. Chen, L. Zheng, Z. Han & J.L. Huang

Manifold method / key block method and practical applications

An explicit version of the numerical manifold method and its applications
G.W. Ma & X.L. Qu

High rock slope stability analysis using manifold method
J.S. Song, R.S. Yang, Q. Li, S. Nishiyama & Y. Ohnishi

Numerical analysis of mining-induced seismicity using manifold method
R.S. Yang, J.S. Song, D.M. Guo, Q. Sun, S. Nishiyama & Y. Ohnishi

The mathematical algorithm of multi-point constraints in the simulations of three-dimensional Numerical Manifold Method
Y.Q. Wu, G. Chen, Z.S. Jiang, X.X. Liu, W.X. Wei, W.Y. Liu & W.S. Chen

Preliminary research of Numerical Manifold Method based on partly overlapping rectangular covers
H.D. Su, Y.F. Qi, Y.Q. Gong & J.H. Cui

Confined-unconfined seepage analysis using Numerical Manifold Method with an energy-work-based model
Y. Wang, M.S. Hu & J. Rutqvist

Development of elasto-plastic NMM-DDA with modified Cam-clay model considering subloading surface and its application to the stability analysis of masonry structure in Angkor Thom, Cambodia
R. Hashimoto, T. Koyama, Y. Ohnishi, M. Kikumoto, S. Yamada, M. Araya & Y. Iwasaki

High rock slope stability analysis based on current stress state during excavation using the Numerical Manifold Method
W.B. Zheng, X.Y. Zhuang & Y.C. Cai

Key block theory application for surrounding rock mass of underground powerhouse in Dagangshan Hydropower project
J.X. Dong, G.L. Xu, Z.P. Li, Y.J. Shen & J.D. Teng

Stability investigations around a cross harbor tunnel by a morphological visualization method
Z.X. Zhang & J. Wu

Unified analysis method of removability and stability of rock blocks
Y.H. Zheng, L. Xia & Q.C. Yu

Distinct element method / meshless method and practical applications

A meshless local Petrov-Galerkin method with the universal Kriging interpolation for heat conduction problems
Q. Xu & F. Wang

A small laboratory test and discontinuous modeling using DEM on flexural toppling failure of rock slopes
H. Ueda, T. Nishimura, K. Nakamura, M. Kohno & K. Fumimura

Implementation of macroscopic strength criterion for Distinct Lattice Spring Model
G.F. Zhao

CFD-DEM simulations for injection of cement-based grout—the effect of particle size
S. Sakakibara, T. Koyama & H. Shimizu

Development of combined RBSM-DEM
T. Yagi, N. Takeuchi & K. Yamamura

Nature frequency identification of mountain tunnel lining built with poling-board method
Y. Gao, Y. Jiang, B. Li & L. Yang

Numerical study for relocation of Buddha Statue in South Korea
K.H. Jeon, S. Ryu, J.J. Song, G.C. Jeong & M.H. Jeong

Numerical simulation of arch dam failure by 3D Deformable Distinct Element Method
Y.L. Hou, Y.D. Zhou & C.H. Zhang

Modeling and prediction of the mechanical interaction between soil and tillage tool by DEM
T. Fukuda, T. Okayasu, K. Tsuchiya, E. Inoue, Y. Hirai, M. Mitsuoka & H. Terao

Other numerical methods and practical applications

Application of discrete crack analysis to concrete structures using HPM
Y. Fujiwara, N. Takeuchi, T. Shiomi & A. Kambayashi

Animating soft cables based on constraint multi-rigid body system
P.C. Tan, Q.H. Miao & X.L. Cheng

Numerical analysis of working mechanism for cable-stayed Safety Netting System
Z.X. Yu, T. Wei, X. Qi & S.C. Zhao

Design of impact experimental field for Safety Netting System
T. Wei, Z.X. Yu, X. Qi & S.C. Zhao

Seismic stability analysis against overturning for a tension-crack rock slope subjected to water pressure and surcharge
T.K. Nian, Y.J. Zhang, L. Zheng & G. Chen

A framework for the rock engineering data exchange and sharing based on ontology
Z. Shen, J. Xue, Y. Wang & H. Sui

Crust deformation & the model deduction of generation mechanism of Wenchuan earthquake
W.J. Bo, G.H. Yang & F.S. Zhang

Simulation of land subsidence in North China based on campaign GPS data in a decade
G.H. Yang, Z.G. Liu, S.T. Feng & H.B. Liang

Analysis on seismic cycle of Xianshuihe fault zone with post-seismic deformation
F. Du, Y.J. Su & X.Z. Wen

Coseismic displacements of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake measured by high-rate GPS
W. Zhan, L.R. Huang, B. Yang, S.T. Feng, Z.G. Liu & X.G. Meng

Extended abstract

Coupled thermo-mechanical and hydro-mechanical discontinuum models for simulating rock cracking
Y.Y. Jiao, X.L. Zhang, H.Q. Zhang & G.H. Huang

Evolution from step-overs to bends on strike-slip faults: A 3D dynamic model
H. Wang

Finite element simulation of co-seismic displacement taking topography into account
X.G. Lin, W.K. Sun, H. Zhang, X. Zhou & Y.L. Shi

Large scale tsunami simulation by a particle method with a real geography
M. Asai, T. Morimoto & M. Isshiki

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