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Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation

Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference GEDMAR08, Nanjing,China

Liu, Han-Long, Deng, An, Chu, Jian (Eds.)

Jointly published with Science Press

2008, XIX, 1104 p.

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  • Theory and practice dealing with natural disasters
  • Disaster mitigation and rehabilitation techniques
  • Risk analysis and geohazard predictions

"Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation" presents the latest developments and case studies in the field. All contributions to this proceedings were rigorously reviewed to cover the newest developments in disasters related to earthquakes, landslides and slopes, soil dynamics, risk assessment and management, disaster mitigation and rehabilitation, and others. The book will be a useful reference for geotechnical scientists, engineers and professionals in these areas.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » SCIPRESS - disasters - earthquakes - geotechnical engineering - landslide - mitigation and rehabilitation - soil dynamics

Related subjects » Civil Engineering - Environmental Science & Engineering - Environmental Sciences - Geophysics & Geodesy - Mechanics

Table of contents 

Qian Jiahuan Lecture.- Flow Slides of Underwater Sand Deposits in Jamuna River Bed.- Keynote and Special Invited Plenary Lectures.- Interaction Between Eurocode 7 — Geotechnical Design and Eurocode 8 — Design for Earthquake Resistance of Foundations.- Liquefaction Mitigation of Sand Deposits by Granular Piles- an Overview.- Estimation of Liquefaction-Induced Settlement of River Dikes and their Effect in Lowland Area During Earthquakes.- Mitigation of Seismic Damage of River Dikes.- Some Aspects of the Mitigations and Rehabilitations of Natural Disasters in Malaysia.- Seismic Performance Evaluation of Geotechnical Structures.- Invited or Special Session Lectures.- Debris-Budget-Based Debris-Flow Susceptibility Analysis.- Geosynthetic Reinforcement for Riverside Slope Stability of Levees Due to Rapid Drawdown.- Study on Earthquake and Typhoon Induced Regional Debris Flows in Ta-Chia River, Taiwan.- Instrumented Full Scale Test and Numerical Analysis to Investigate Performance of Bamboo PIle-Mattress System as Soil Reinforcement for Coastal Embankment on Soft Clay.- Progressive Damage Simulation of Foundation Pile of the Showa Bridge Caused by Lateral Spreading During the 1964 Niigata Earthquake.- Earthquake-Induced Submarine Landslides in View of Void Redistribution.- Landslide Hazard Mapping Using Monte Carlo Simulation- a Case Study in Taiwan.- Statistical Evaluation for Strength of Pile by Deep Mixing Method.- Limited Flow Behaviour of Sand with Fines under Monotonic and Cyclic Loading.- Travel Distance of Debris Flows Triggered by Slope Failures.- Some Numerical Considerations in Unsaturated Slope Stability Analysis Due to Rainfall Infiltration.- Probabilistic Seismic and Tsunami Hazard Analysis for Design Criteria and Disaster Mitigation in Rehabilitation and Reconstruction of a Coastal area in City of Banda Aceh.- Some Case Studies on Debris Flow in Peninsular Malaysia.- GPS/GIS Integration Used to Establish a Disaster Risk Mapping System for Nantou County in Central Taiwan.- Types of Flowslide Failures and Possible Failure Mechanisms.- Disaster Management in Central Java Province, Indonesia.- On the Relationship Between Reliability Indices for Ultimate and Serviceability Limit States of Building Foundations.- Planning Slope Stabilization Actions.- Earthquakes and Soil Dynamics.- Modeling of Stress-Strain Behavior of Soft Clay under Cyclic Loading.- Analysis and Evaluation of Ground Vibration Response Induced by Rapid Rail Transit.- Dynamic Shear Modulus and Damping Ratio of Recently Deposited Soils in the Coastal Region of Jiangsu Province.- Experiment on Earthquake-Induced Permanent Deformation of Nanjing Recently Deposited Muddy Soil.- Probabilistic Evaluation of Earthquake-Induced Liquefaction Potential for Large Region Site Based on Two-Dimensional Gis Technique.- Evaluation of Liquefaction Potential of Pond Ash.- Analysis on Dynamic Response of Cast-In-Place Concrete Thin-Wall Pipe Pile Composite Foundation under Lateral Seismic Excitation.- The Analysis of Composite Foundation with CFG and Gravel Piles to Resist Soil Liquefaction.- Computation of Passive Earth Pressure of Cohesive Backfill on Retaining Wall Considering Earthquake Force.- Applicability of Newly-Developed Instrument for Microtremor Measurements to Estimate the Loosened Zone in Shallow Ground.- Experimental Study on the Relationship Between Degree of Saturation and P-Wave Velocity in Sandy Soils.- Effects of Anisotropic Consolidation and Initial Shear Load on Liquefaction Resistance of Sand in Simple Shear Condition.- The Research on Dynamic Rheological Mechanical Response and Rheological Dynamic Model of Geological Disaster of Soft Rock-Soil.- Seismic Responses of Bridge Pier Considering the Effect of Hydrodynamic Pressure.- Numerical Study on Sandpile Formation of Granular Materials with Different Grain Size Distributions.- Analysis of Seismic Disaster of Masonry Pagodas.- Liquefaction of Sand under Bi-Directional Cyclic Loading.- Earthquake Shocks and Liquefaction Threat to Dha and Clifton areas, Karachi Pakistan. A Case Study.- Study on Dynamic Properties of Saturated Clay and Undisturbed Silty Clay.- Numerical Simulation of Dynamic Compaction Using Ls-Dyna.- Axial Vibration of Floating Pile Groups with Flexible Caps.- Estimation of Ground Motion Parameters for Muzaffarabad Earthquake, Pakistan on 8th October 2005.- Effective Stress Analysis for the Effects of Liquefaction Condition on Ground Motions.- Influence of Cushion on Dynamic Response of Cast-In-Place Concrete Thin-Wall Pipe Pile Composite Foundation under Lateral Seismic Excitation.- Numerical Modelling of Seismic Performances of Passive Pile Groups Adjacent to Soil Slope.- Dynamic Behaviour of Rigidly-Capped Pile Groups of Vertical Rocking Oscillations.- Effects of Single Joint with Different Nonlinear Normal Deformationalbehaviors on P-Wave Propagation.- Geotechnical and Seismic Hazard Study for a Marine Site Development in Southern California.- Numerical Analyses of Dynamic Response of Saturated Porous Seabed-Pipeline Interaction Under Seismic Loading.- Landslides and Slopes.- Deformation and Stability Analyses of a Pile Supported T-Wall with Deep Mixed Shear Panels in Plaquemines Parish, Louisianna.- Analysis of Typical Expansive Soil Slope Project.- Study on Parameters Sensibility Analysis Model of Landslide Stability Considering Correlation.- Evaluation of Bianloo Landslide Using Cellular Automata.- The Limit Analysis of Reinforced Slopes.- Study on Rainwater Infiltration in Subsoil of Sandy Slopes During Rainfall by Field Monitoring.- Acid Mine Drainage Erosion and Earthquake Coupling Action to Slope in Rich Sulfide Open Pit.- Danger of the Landslide Activity of Slopes on the Railway Line China — Kyrgyzstan — Uzbekistan On Site Karasu-Torugart.- Study on Uplift Test of Pressure-Dispersive Prestressed Cable in Slope Reinforcement Project.- Application of in Situ Stress Regression Method in Rock Slope Stability Analysis.- Displacement Characteristic of Soil Slope in Shear Strength Reduction Method Based on Mohr-Coulomb Model.- An Interface Model to Predict the Stability of Landslide with Weak Intercalated Layer.- Catastrophe Evaluation of Landslide Instability.- Nonlinear Finite Element Reliability Analysis of Slope Stability.- Finite Element Analysis of Strain Localization Problems for Slope Based on Cosserat Continuum Model.- Evaluation of In-Situ Shear Strength of Natural Slopes Vulnerable to Heavy Rainfall by Lightweight Dynamic Cone Penetrometer.- The Visualization Study of a Green Slope System.- Application of Nonlinear Time Series Analysis in Slope Deformation Analysis and Forecast.- The 3-D Stochastic Analysis of Progressive Failure of Rock Slopes.- Numerical Simulation Analysis on Stability of a Surrounding Rock of Underground Cavities.- Mitigation and Rehabilitation.- Recovery of Anisotropic Slope after the Landslide.- Mining Environment Regeneration and Induced Caving Technology in Mine Engineering.- Vibration Isolation Behavior of Eps Reinforced Highway Embankments.- A Repairing Method for the Clay Landslide in Shaoguan of Guangdong Province.- Improving Soft Soil Using Concrete-Cored Sand-Gravel Pile Composition Foundation.- Study on Relationship Between Wheel Load and Rut Depth of Geogrid-Reinforced Unpaved Road.- Research on the Characteristics of the Subsidence of Soft Soil Foundation in Yangtze River Delta area Based on Original Position Monitor.- Breakage Mitigation Method for Culverts under High Embankments Using Eps Geofoam.- Rehabilitation of the Tower of Pisa, My Methods.- The Analysis of Geological Calamity and Countermeasures for Nanping City Fujian Province.- Coastal Barrier Island Creation/Augmentation as a Mitigation Means of Mainland Disaster Protection Against Water and Wind Forces.- Evaluation of Disaster Assistance Projects Involving the Engineering Community in Reconstruction and Prevention.- Case Study of Movement and Damage to a Residential Building Founded on Expansive Clays.- Study on Electrical Resistivity Related Parameters of Contaminated Soils.- Monitoring and Feedback for Ground Freezing and Pile-Support Deep Foundation Pit.- Soil Improvement for Damage Mitigation along Izmit Bay During the 1999 Kocaeli Earthquake.- Mitigation System of Coal Bumping in Mining Extremely Thick Coal Seam.- A New Kind of Three-Dimensional Steel Bar Shotcrete Liningand Its Application in Soft Rock Tunnels.- Temperature Crack Control Analysis for Pedestal In Jinping-1 High Arch Dam Engineering.- Geotextile Reef as a Coastal Protection Against Tsunami.- Study on Reinforcement Wall of Geogrid through Model Test on Slope.- Application of Splitting Grouting on the Dam Reinforcement.- Geological Disasters and Mitigation Measures along the Coastal Cities of China.- Effectiveness of Jet-Grout Columns for Mitigation of Liquefaction during Earthquakes.- Supporting Method of Jinchuan Deep Roadway 1178 Sublevel.- Soil Erosion Caused by Highway Construction in Expansive Soils Districts and Its Prevention Measures.- Construction and Quality Analysis of Curtain Grouting in Foundation of Dam for Yangtze Three Gorges Project.- Mechanism and Prevention of Highway Distress in Seasonal Frost area.- Integrated Reinforcing Methods for Excavated Slopes of Tanxiwan Villa area on Considering Reforest Afforestation, China.- Fly-Ash-Stabilized Gypsiferous Soil as an Embankment Material.- Reduction of Earth Pressure and Displacement of Abutment with Reinforcement Filling.- Analysis and Treatment of Ground Ruptures in Xi’an.- Research on Technology of Coupling Support in Soft Roadway and Its Application in Mine Disaster Mitigation.- Risk Assessment and Management.- Forecasting of Rockfall in K2403+500 of G320.- Research on Space-Time Prediction Model and Criteria for High Altitude Slope in the First Stage Jinping Hydropower Station.- Characterization of Deterioration on the Shotcrete Lining Immersed in Various Sulfate Solutions.- Long-Term Characteristics of Shotcrete Lining in Test Tunnel.- Occurrence of Thaumasite in Lining Concrete of Old-Tunnel Structure.- Stability Assessment and Protection Design for the Rock Filling of Dumping Site in Ravine.- Pseudospectral Method for Seepage Behind Earth Retaining Wall.- Multiparameter Technology on Dam Leakage.- Risk Analysis of Soil-Nail Supporting Slope Under the Earthquake Effect.- Study on Strength Criterion of Intact Soft Clay after Monotonic Principal Stress Rotation.- Study and Application of Reliability Analysis Method in Open-Pit Rock Slope Project.- The Application of Fuzzy Evaluation on Determination of a Slope in a Dam Region.- Study on Damage Style of Over-Erection Wharf in Inland River.- Investigation on the Nanjing Gypsum Mine Flooding.- Modeling of Periodic Elastic Strain Energy Change and Failure Process of Rock Specimen with Random Imperfections in Biaxial Compression.- Study on Isotope Model of Dyke Leakage.- Ground Settlement Model for Excavation of a Non-Partial Pressure and Shallow Buried Double-Arch Tunnel.- Evaluate the Risk of Land-Sliding Based on Geophysical Data.- The Security Alarm and Application of the Horizontal Displacement Monitoring of the Retaining Structure.- Evaluation of Seismic Induced Relative Displacement for Container Cranes on Caisson Walls.- Pile Horizontal Displacement Monitor Information Calibration and Prediction for Ground Freezing and Pile-Support Foundation Pit.- A New Predicting Method of Landslide by Fractal Theory.- Application of Infrared Photography and Image Processing in Natm Tunnel.- Model Tests on Subgrade in Seasonal Frozen Region Under Freezing-Thawing Circulation.- Numerical Simulation for the Drainage Holes in Seepage Field with Disaster Status.- Others.- Two-Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Laboratory Embankment Model.- Some Studies on Recycled Aggregate Concrete with and Without Polymer.- Research on the Dry Compactness Technology in Subgrade Filled with Wind-Blown Sand in Sand Damage Area.- Experimental Study on the Interfacial Friction Behavior of Geogrids in Silt Mixing Rubble.- Three-Dimensional Fem Analysis on Mechanical Characteristics of Deping Metro Station Foundation Pit During Project Excavation.- The Underwater Detection of Scour and Analysis of Stability of Bridge Piers.- Rigorous Numerical Analysis of Cylindrical Cavity Expansion in Sands Based on Smp Criterion.- Study on Determination of Rock Mass Quality Parameter M, S Value and Impact of it to Rock Mass Strength.- A Comparative Study on Monotonic Shear Behaviors of Granular Soils Under Different Drainage Conditions.- Study on the Interaction Law Between Squeezed Branch Pile — Structure And Soil.- Elastic-Plastic Analysis for Surrounding Rock of Pressure Tunnel With Liner Based on Material Nonlinear Softening.- Study on Ultimate Bearing Capacity of Two-Layered Subsoil Under Horizontal and Vertical Loading.

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