Prediction and Simulation Methods for Geohazard Mitigation: including CD-ROM, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Prediction and Simulation Methods for Geohazard Mitigation

including CD-ROM, 1st Edition

Edited by Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Sayuri Kimoto

CRC Press

626 pages

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The last decades have shown a remarkable increase in the number of heavy rains, typhoons and earthquakes. These natural phenomena are the main causes for geohazards. As a result the mitigation of geohazards has become a major research topic in geotechnical engineering, and in recent years simulation-based predictions and monitoring tools have been developed to enquire the mechanisms underlying geohazards. This book is a comprehensive overview of these developments, and will be of interest to engineers, researchers, students in Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Table of Contents

Mechanisms of geohazards

The LIQSEDFLOW: Role of two-phase physics in subaqueous sediment gravity flows

S. Sassa & H. Sekiguchi

Effort of submergence to decrement of shear strength for relatively a desiccated compacted soil

T. Nishimura

Mechanical behavior of anisotropic sand ground bearing coastal structure and its evaluation

S. Takimoto, S. Miura, S. Kawamura & S. Yokohama

Failure mechanism of volcanic slope due to rainfall and freeze-thaw action

S. Kawamura, S. Miura, T. Ishikawa & H. Ino

Slope stability consisting of two different layers caused by rainfall

H. Kaneko, H. Tanaka & Y. Kudoh

Mechanism of soil slope reinforced using nailing during earthquake

L. Wang, G. Zhang, J.-M. Zhang & C.F. Lee

Mechanical deterioration of ground due to microorganisms activated by eutrophication of ground ecosystems

T. Futagami, K. Terauchi, T. Adachi, K. Ogawa, T. Kono, Y. Fujiwara & S. Sakurai

Thermal, hydraulic and mechanical stabilities of slopes covered with Sasa nipponica

K. Takeda, T. Suzuki & T. Yamada

Landslide dam failure and prediction of flood/debris flow hydrograph

H. Nakagawa, R. Awal, K. Kawaike, Y. Baba & H. Zhang

Some geohazards associated with the 8.0 Wenchuan earthquake on May 12, 2008

K.T. Chau

Use of LIDAR and DEM in the study of the massive February 17, 2006, Leyte, Philippines, Rockslide

M. Gutierrez

Mechanism of failure of irrigation tank due to earthquake

A. Kobayashi, T. Hayashi & K. Yamamoto

Simplified dynamic solution of the shear band propagation in submerged landslides

A.M. Puzrin, E. Saurer & L.N. Germanovich

Simulation of wave generated by landslides in Maku dam reservoir

S. Yavari-Ramshe & B. Ataie-Ashtiani

Relationship between climate change and landslide hazard in alpine areas interested by thawing permafrost

Francani & P. Gattinoni

Numerical analysis on deformation/failure patterns of embankments observed in 2004 Chuetsu earthquake

T. Noda, M. Nakano, E. Yamada, A. Asaoka, K. Itabashi & M. Inagaki

Numerical and analytical simulation methods for geohazards

A proposal of 3D liquefaction damage map of Kochi harbor

M. Tanaka, Y. Watabe, S. Sakajo & T. Sadamura

Numerical simulations of progressive/multi-stages slope failure due to the rapid increase in ground water table level by SPH 121

Ha H. Bui, R. Fukagawa & K. Sako

A multiphase elasto-viscoplastic analysis of an unsaturated river embankment associated with seepage flow

F. Oka, S. Kimoto, N. Takada & Y. Higo

Low energy rockfall protection fences in forested areas: Experiments and numerical modeling

S. Lambert, D. Bertrand, F. Berger & C. Bigot

Numerical analysis of erosion and migration of soil particles within soil mass

K. Fujisawa, A. Murakami & S. Nishimura

Assessment of well capture zone using particle tracking

K. Inoue, T. Tanaka & G.J.M. Uffink

2D simulation analysis of failure of rock slope with bedding planes by DEM

K. Ise, H. Kusumi & S. Otsuki

Numerical prediction of seepage and seismic behavior of unsaturated fill slope

R. Uzuoka, T. Mori, T. Chiba, K. Kamiya & M. Kazama

Finite element simulation for earthquake-induced landslide based on strain-softening characteristics of weathered rocks

A. Wakai, K. Ugai, A. Onoue, S. Kuroda & K. Higuchi

Distinct element analysis for progressive failure in rock slope

T. Nishimura, K. Tsujino & T. Fukuda

Backward-Euler stress update algorithm for the original Cam-clay model with the vertex singularity

T. Pipatpongsa, M.H. Khosravi & H. Ohta

Erosion and seepage failure analysis of ground with evolution of bubbles using SPH

H. Sakai, K. Maeda & T. Imase

Performance estimation of countermeasures for falling rock using DEM

K. Maeda & T. Yuasa

Modification of compressible smooth particles hydrodynamics for angular momentum in simulation of impulsive wave problems

S. Mansour-Rezaei & B. Ataie-Ashtiani

Viscosity effect on consolidation of poroelastic soil due to groundwater table depression

T.L. Tsai

Develop of a fully nonlinear and highly dispersive water wave equation set; analysis of wave interacting with varying bathymetry

A. Najafi-Jilani & B. Ataie-Ashtiani

An MPM-FDM coupled simulation method for analyzing partially-saturated soil responses

Y. Higo, S. Kimoto, F. Oka, Y. Morinaka, Y. Goto & Z. Chen

Application of SPH method for large deformation analyses of geomaterials

H. Nonoyama, A. Yashima, K. Sawada & S. Moriguchi

Effects of initial soil fabric and mode of shearing on quasi-steady state line for monotonic undrained behavior

S. Yimsiri & K. Soga

Study of the interactions between rivers dynamic and slope stability for geohazard prediction: A case in Val Trebbia (Northern Italy)

L. Scesi & P. Gattinoni

Numerical simulations of submarine-landslide-induced and sea-floor-collapse-induced tsunami along coastline of South China

K.T. Chau

Advanced constitutive modeling of geomaterials and laboratory and field testing

A thermo-elasto-viscoplastic model for soft sedimentary rock

S. Zhang & F. Zhang

Particle crushing and deformation behaviour

D. Muir Wood, M. Kikumoto & A. Russell

A study of the compression behaviour of structured clays

S. Horpibulsuk, J. Suebsuk, A. Chinkulkijniwat & M.D. Liu

Mechanistic picture of time effects in granular materials

P.V. Lade

Role of Coulomb’s and Mohr-Coulomb’s failure criteria in shear band

T. Tokue & S. Shigemura

Collapse of soils: Experimental and numerical investigations

A. Daouadji, M. Jrad, A. Lejeune & F. Darve

Water-submergence effects on geotechnical properties of crushed mudstone

M. Aziz, I. Towhata, S. Yamada & M.U. Qureshi

Mitigating embankment failure due to heavy rainfall using L-shaped geosynthetic drain (LGD)

S. Shibuya, M. Saito, N. Torii & K. Hara

Shear strength behavior of unsaturated compacted sandy soils

Md. A. Alim & M. Nishigaki

Modeling the behavior of artificially structured clays by the Modified Structured Cam Clay model

J. Suebsuk, S. Horpibulsuk, A. Chinkulkijniwat & M.D. Liu

Behavior of sands in constant deviatoric stress loading

A. Azizi, R. Imam, A. Soroush & R. Zandian

Instability and failure in soils subjected to internal erosion

P.Y. Hicher & C.S. Chang

Shear failure behavior of compacted bentonite

T. Kodaka & Y. Teramoto

Stress-strain and water retention characteristics of micro-porous ceramic particlemade with burning sludge

K. Kawai, A. Iizuka, S. Kanazawa, A. Fukuda, S. Tachibana & S. Ohno

Rate effect on residual state strength of clay related with fast landslide

M. Suzuki, T. Yamamoto & Y. Kai

Constitutive model and its application of flow deformation induced by liquefied sand

Y.M. Chen, H.L. Liu, G.J. Shao & X.B. Sha

Evaluation of shear strain in sand under triaxial compression using CT data

Y. Watanabe, J. Otani, N. Lenoir & T. Nakai

Elastoplastic modeling of geomaterials considering the influence of density and bonding

T. Nakai, H. Kyokawa, M. Kikumoto, H.M. Shahin & F. Zhang

Cyclic strength of sand with various kinds of fines

M. Hyodo, UkGie Kim & T. Kaneko

Rheological study of nanometric colloidal silica used for grouting

A. Guefrech, N. Saiyouri & P.Y. Hicher

Direct observation of patchy fluid distribution: Laboratory study

M. Lebedev, B. Gurevich, B. Clennell, M. Pervukhina, V. Shulakova & T. Müller

Visualization of leakage behavior through a hole in geomembrane using X-ray CT scanner

T. Mukunoki, K. Nagata, M. Shigetoku & J. Otani

Thermo-hydro-mechanical instabilities

A seepage-deformation coupled analysis method for unsaturated river embankments

R. Kato, S. Sunami, F. Oka, S. Kimoto & T. Kodaka

Coupled thermo-mechanical analysis for slope behavior during freezing and thawing

T. Ishikawa, S. Miura, S. Akagawa, M. Sato & S. Kawamura

Semi 3D simulation of ground water advection and diffusion for alluvial layer in part of Kyoto basin

T. Kitaoka, H. Kusumi & I. Kusaka

A finite element study of localized and diffuse deformations in sand based on a density-stress-fabric dependent elastoplastic model

R.G. Wan & M. Pinheiro

Thermo-poro mechanical analysis of catastrophic landslides

I. Vardoulakis & E. Veveakis

Finite element prediction of the effects of faulting on tunnels

A. Cividini

Monitoring and non-destructive investigation methods

Development of new technology for flood disaster mitigation in Bangladesh

M.Z. Hossain

Defining and monitoring of landslide boundaries using fiber optic systems

M. Iten, A. Schmid, D. Hauswirth & A.M. Puzrin

Dynamic interaction between pile and reinforced soil structure – Piled Geo-wall –

T. Hara, S. Tsuji, A. Yashima, K. Sawada & N. Tatta

Upgrade of existing stone-guard fence with using high-energy absorption net

S. Tsuji, T. Hara, A. Yashima, K. Sawada & M. Yoshida

Damage detection and health monitoring of buried concrete pipelines

A.S. Bradshaw, G. daSilva, M.T. McCue, J. Kim, S.S. Nadukuru, J. Lynch, R.L. Michalowski, M. Pour-Ghaz, J. Weiss & R.A. Green

Inclinodeformometer: A novel device for measuring earth pressure in creeping landslides

M.V. Schwager, A.M. Schmid & A.M. Puzrin

Monitoring of model slope failure tests using Amplitude Domain Reflectometry and Tensiometer methods

S. Shimobe & N. Ujihira

Prediction on volume of landslide in Shih-Men reservoir watershed in Taiwan from field investigation and historical terrain migration information

B.H. Ku, C.-T. Cheng, S.-Y. Chi, C.-Y. Hsiao & B.-S. Lin

Extreme rainfall for slope stability evaluation

N. Gofar, M.L. Lee & A. Kasim

Evaluation of existing prediction methods, performance-based design methods, risk analysis and the management of mitigation programs

Risk assessment for hydraulic design associated with the uncertainty of rainfall

C.M. Wang & C.-L. Shieh

Geotechnical risk assessment of highly weathered slopes using seismic refraction technique

M.U. Qureshi, I. Towhata, S. Yamada, M. Aziz & S. Aoyama

Bridging satellite monitoring and characterization of subsurface flow: With a case of Horonobe underground research laboratory

Q. Li, K. Ito, Y. Tomishima & Y. Seki

Validation of a numerical model for the fault-rupture propagation through sand deposit

M. Rokonuzzaman, T. Sakai & A. El Nahas

A research on the quantitative evaluation of slope stability during rainfall

K. Sako, R. Kitamura, T. Satomi, & R. Fukagawa

Prediction on landslides induced by heavy rainfalls and typhoons for Shih-Men watershed in Taiwan using SHALSTAB program

B.S. Lin, C.-K. Hsu, W.-Y. Leung, C.-W. Kao, C.-T. Cheng, J.-C. Lian & B.-S. Lin

Risk evaluation and reliability-based design of earth-fill dams

S. Nishimura, A. Murakami & K. Fujisawa

Study on road slope disaster prevention integrated management system

N. Sekiguchi, H. Ohtsu & T. Yasuda

An empirical study on safety management for river levee systems

K. Fukunari, M. Miyamoto & K. Yoshikawa

Case records of geohazards and mitigation projects

Characterization of Uemachi-fault in Osaka against displacement induced disaster

Y. Iwasaki

Liquefaction potential assessment at Laem Chabang port, Thailand

P. Pongvithayapanu

Natural dams built by sliding failure of slope during the Iwate-Miyagi Nairiku Earthquake in 2008

K. Tokida

Site investigation on Toki landslide and its countermeasure on March, 2007

M. Iwata, A. Yashima, K. Sawada, Y. Murata & T. Suzuki

Dynamics of geohazards erosive processes at the Prikaspiy region

A.Z. Zhusupbekov & A. Bogomolov

Prediction of landslide a few months in advance of its occurrence with chemical sensors for groundwater composition observation

H. Sakai

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General