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Şevli kazının yapılamadığı derin temel kazılarında iksa sistemi kullanılması, 2018 tarihli “Kazı Güvenliği ve Alınacak Önlemler” genelgesinde zorunlu kılınmıştır. Ayrıca genelgede, 2 yıldan daha az bir süre için bir kazı desteğine ihtiyaç duyulması durumunda iksa sisteminin geçici olarak kullanılabileceği belirtilmiştir. 6 m’den daha düşük kazı der...
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RESUMO: Uma análise dinâmica de estabilidade de taludes pelo método de elementos finitos permite representar melhor os esforços gerados como resultado da aplicação de um sismo, além de incluir na análise outros fatores, como excesso de pressão dos poros, resistências pós-sísmicas e possíveis zonas de liquefação. Desse modo, são levados em considera...
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The Ibu Kota Negara area in Indonesia (hereafter referred to as IKN) is dominated by hilly areas and broad plains, Due to the soil characteristics and land elevations, disasters such as landslides and land subsidence often occur. This study compares the results of LISA with that of a geotechnical analysis software. It is hoped that the results of t...
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This thesis examines soil slopes in different multivariate condition and scenarios such as saturated, unsaturated and seismic conditions to know the slopes behavior in detail. A new methodology for slope stability analysis is developed called Testing and Developing Correlations (TADC). Applying the new developed methodology, correlations between sl...
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In geotechnical engineering, many problems like installation of pile, prefabricated vertical drains, helical pile, and spudcan, successive landslides, soil liquefaction encounter large deformations. These large deformations can be investigated by numerical solution techniques. Due to the large deformations, the geometry of the domain keeps changing...
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In order to widen the basis for the dimensioning of storage caverns in rock salt, some special attention must be paid to the temperature developments within the cavity during its operation. Passed numerical investigations have shown that a temperature change in the storage medium, such as natural gas or hydrogen, can cause stress differences of sev...
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Management of waste glass is a huge environmental challenge in Nigeria and most developing countries. This study evaluates the influence of using Waste Glass Fines (WGF) as an asphalt filler to improve the Rigidity Ratio (RR) of asphaltic concrete. As stand-alone fillers in hot asphalt mixtures, the performances of quarry dust and waste glass p...
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Special Issue Reprint New Research Trends for Textiles Edited By: Laurent Dufossé mdpi.com/books/pdfview/book/6536 ISBN 978-3-0365-6082-3 (Hbk) ISBN 978-3-0365-6081-6 (PDF) PART 1. Functional Textiles: Photochromic Textiles Based upon Aqueous Blends of Oxygen-Deficient WO3-x and TiO2 Nanocrystals. 50/60 Hz Power Grid Noise as a Skin Contact Measure...
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For levees, failure paths can be used to analyse the sequence of events by which a high-water event can cause flooding. The technical committee for dykes and levees (ISSMGE-TC201) of the International Society for Soil mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering has made a worldwide inventory of the current usage of failure paths for this purpose. The in...
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En el presente artículo se hace una revisión de la literatura concerniente a la operacionalización de variables, sondeando el origen de su obligatoriedad en el Perú. Se definen los varios aspectos de la técnica de operacionalización de variables, así como la definición de un constructo. Luego, se explican y definen las normas técnicas de ingeniería...
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Soil contamination is the presence of man-made chemicals or other alterations in the natural soil environment. The most common contaminated soils in urban areas are the soils contaminated by hazardous wastes. Romania suffers from great problems with industrial waste. Only 10% of waste deposits abide by proper technical provisions. Industrial facili...
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Journal Name: Izgradnja / Construction (Journal of the Association of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Architects, and Town Planners) https://www.sits.org.rs/textview.php?file=casopisi.html _____________________________________________________________________________ This paper presents a framework for the design exploration of tensile mem...
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Outlier is attached importance in statistics and engineering, because it might result in misleading identification results. However, there is significant uncertainty in the outlier detection, when an outlying observation lies close to the boundary between outliers and regular data or there are sparse observations. The associated uncertainty of outl...
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Tanah ekspansif tergolong tanah plastisitas tinggi mempunyai ciri kembang susut tinggi, tidak baik bilamana langsung didirikan bangunan di atasnya. Pada beberapa proyek pembangunan jalan sering menimbulkan permasalahan geoteknik, sehingga sangat tidak nyaman bila dirasakan oleh pengguna jalan. Untuk itu perlu dilakukan perbaikan tanah atau stabilis...
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The adverse geological conditions of soil cave, karst cave and goaf in deep foundation directly affect the safety and economy of geotechnical engineering construction. It is a difficult problem in geotechnical engineering detection to detect the distribution of bad geological conditions efficiently and accurately. Aiming at the problems of short pe...
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RESUMEN: Primeramente, se presenta una panorámica histórica de la evolución gradual del conocimiento de los efectos locales del terreno durante sismos. Después se mencionan algunos de los principales sistemas de clasificación sísmica de terrenos, así como una comparativa del subsuelo Guadalajara, con base en 317 mediciones realizadas con la metodol...
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Pit C1 Blok 8 Site Binungan Mine Operation Area 2 PT Berau Coal merupakan salah satu area operasional penambangan batubara dengan karakteristik multi-seam, kemiringan lapisan batubara pada interval 12 – 20 derajat, ketebalan lapisan batubara pada interval 0.5 – 7.5 meter, dan variasi ketebalan interburden pada interval 3 – 300 meter. Karakteristik...
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Geomaterial mechanical parameters are critical to implementing construction design and evaluating stability through feedback analysis in geotechnical engineering. The back analysis is widely utilized to identify and calibrate the geomaterial mechanical properties in geotechnical engineering. This study developed a novel back-analysis framework by c...
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En el presente artículo se hace una revisión de la literatura referente al planteamiento del problema de una investigación, especialmente en el ámbito de la tesis de posgrado, analizando primero los métodos tradicionales provenientes de las ciencias sociales; y describiendo luego los conceptos de problema de ingeniería y sus formas de establecerlo....
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Flexible pavements, also called asphalt pavements, are constituted of a bituminous surface course, subbase, and base layer constructed over a subgrade. The bituminous surface layer consisting of one or two layers transfers the traffic loads to the lower layers. The subbase and base layers of flexible pavements are constructed to support the surface...
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Se denomina variable a la condición o característica medible de los objetos, individuos [1] [2] [3] o lugares [4], y que puede tomar diferentes valores o categorías en el marco de una investigación previamente diseñada. Por el contrario, una constante es aquella que toma un único valor durante todo el estudio [5]. Será analizada estadísticamente [6...
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Küresel ısınma ve iklim değişikliği Dünya'nın en önemli ve hızla çözülmesi gereken problemlerinden biri haline gelmiştir. Atmosferdeki kızılötesi ışınları tutarak küresel ısınma ve iklim değişikliğine sebep olan sera gazlardan bir tanesi de CO2 gazıdır ve çimento üretimi ile salınan CO2 gazı toplam salınımın %8’ini oluşturmaktadır. CO2 salınımının...
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La resistencia geomecánica de macizos rocosos juega un rol clave en la planificación y el diseño de proyectos de construcción civil y minera. La resistencia a la compresión uniaxial (UCS) de las rocas es una propiedad crucial que se utiliza ampliamente en ingeniería geotécnica para comprender la resistencia y deformabilidad de macizos rocosos. La d...
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Penurunan tanah merupakan permasalahan geoteknik yang sering ditemukan dan tidak dapat dihindari. Analisis penurunan tanah meliputi besar penurunan dan lama waktu penurunan perlu dilakukan untuk memprediksi yang akan terjadi di lapangan. Dampak yang ditimbulkan dari penurunan tanah adalah terjadinya differential settlement yang dapat mengakibatkan...
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Fosil yakıtların kullanımındaki artış ile birlikte petrol endüstrisinin yan ürünü olarak elde edilen kükürt miktarları da dünya çapında artış göstermiştir. Artan rezervler sonucu alternatif kullanım alanı olarak inşaat teknolojisinde kullanılan kükürtün, geoteknik uygulamalar içerisinde de geleneksel Portland çimentosu kullanılan zemin iyileştirme...
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The Geotechnical Engineering Lab at Kunsan National University, headed by Professor Myoung-Soo Won, is seeking for qualified Post-Doctoral Researchers or Research Professors.
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Evaluating the structure of soil prior to building construction is valuable in a large variety of geotechnical and civil engineering applications. To built an effective framework for assessing the strength of the stabilised soil, the presented workflow includes a complex approach of simplex lattice design and X-ray diffraction for the analysis of s...
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Nowadays there are lots of problems with a background in geotechnical engineering that cannot be separated from another important subject, fluid dynamics. Such problems include, for example, leaking problems with ground foundations, turbulent water in groundwater, and so on. This passage organized basic knowledge of two subjects that directly help...
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📢 *Call For Paper* 📢 Bapak/Ibu yang terhormat, Journal of Civil Engineering Building and Transportation (JCEBT) adalah jurnal Universitas Medan Area yang telah ter-akreditasi Sinta Kemendikbud (Link: https://s.id/SintaJurnal), dengan Citations sebanyak 237 dan Impact Factor 1.583 sejak tahun 2017. JCEBT mengundang Bpk/Ibu untuk mengirimkan artike...
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GORR atau Gorontalo Outer Ring Road merupakan jalan nasional yang menghubungkan tiga wilayah yang bertujuan untuk meningkatkan perekonomian tiga wilayah tersebut yang mana sejarah geologinya berada pada busur kepulauan magmatik dengan peristiwa struktural terjadi sebanyak 2 periode mengakibatan intensif rekahan yang terbentuk. Penggunaan metode GSI...
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With reference to the Earth Pressure Balance (EPB) shield tunneling, the pressure infiltration of foam into saturated sand is investigated through model study. The model accounts for the companion liquid flow during foam spurt that was experimentally measured in a previous paper. A micro stability model is established to predict the maximum foam pe...
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The geotechnical ground model is the fundamental basis of geotechnical engineering. 3D geological modelling software is now routinely utilised to assist with solving geotechnical engineering problems-this allows rigour to be applied to ground model development, and facilitates early identification and assessment of geotechnical site issues. A good...
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Clay cement grout is frequently employed in geotechnical reinforcement projects. However, laboratory test revealed that clay cement slurry does not consolidate in a closed environment for an extended period of time, with cracks forming during the consolidation process under natural conditions, indicating that the geotechnical reinforcement poses da...
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This research study focuses on the growth and development of soil nailing research in terms of publication output reflected in the Scopus database from 2001 to 2020. A total of 836 documents were published in this area. The average number of documents published per year was 41.8, and the highest number of documents, 78 (9.33%), was published in 201...
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This Book will contain contributions by eminent researchers in the field of geotechnical engineering. It highlights new techniques and trends in Geotechnical engineering field including soil stabilization techniques and sustainable materials, stabilization of slopes, designing of earth retaining structures and different softwares used for designing...
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We have reached the October issue of Volume 175 of Geotechnical Engineering. As soil mechanism problems have researchers' attention worldwide, the fifth issue of this year has eight papers discussing the chemical stabilisation of soft soils, landslides, river levee failures and the generalised limit equilibrium approach. In addition, we have papers...
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This study aims to investigate students' perceptions about the use of visual aids (e.g., video animations, images, films, and projectors) as motivational tools in increasing interest in learning subjects in Geotechnical Engineering. One of the most significant and crucial issues in mining and geotechnical engineering projects is slope stability ana...
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Agro-biogenic stabilization of expansive subgrade soils is trending to achieve cost-effective and sustainable geotechnical design to resist distress and settlement during the application of heavy traffic loads. This research presents optimized remediation of expansive clay by addition of proportionate quantities of waste renewable wool-banana (WB)...
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Das Bauwesen befindet sich in einem bedeutenden digitalen Wandel der Planung, Ausführung und des Betriebs. Building Information Modeling (BIM) erfordert insbesondere im Bereich der Geotechnik vor allem das Verständnis für und den Umgang mit Softwarelösungen und stellt neben den hierfür notwendigen technischen Voraussetzungen auch an die Bearbeitung...
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Building Information Modeling (BIM) emerges as a new process for the architectural, structural, engineering and construction sectors. It is based on three-dimensional (3D) parametric models which centralizes geometrical, physical and project information. The implementation of BIM within the Geotechnical Engineering sector has not reached yet a good...
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Special Issue:Safety Evaluation of Dam and Geotechnical Engineering 与大坝和水工岩土安全相关的论文皆可投稿 截止日期:2022.09.30 https://www.mdpi.com/journal/water/special_issues/DamSafety_Evaluation#editors
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Burdur kent merkezi Fethiye-Burdur fay zonunda bulunan ve Batı Anadolu’nun önemli aktif faylarından biri olan Burdur fayı üzerinde kurulmuştur. Burdur kent merkezinin önemli bir bölümü Kuvaterner gölsel çökeller ve genç dere alüvyonları üzerine bulunmaktadır. Geoteknik açıdan olumsuz olan bu duruma kentin tektonik durumu da eklenince depremsellik a...
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Batubara merupakan salah satu sumber daya yang sangat di perlukan untuk menunjang perindustrian. Perusahaan PT. Pamapersada Nusantara merupakan salah satu kontraktor penambangan yang di berikan tanggung jawab untuk melakukan penambangan dengan target yang telah di sepakati dengan Pemilik Tambang. Ketercapaian target sering terganggu oleh banyak fak...
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The South China Craton comprises the Yangtze and Cathaysia blocks and is one of the largest Precambrian continental blocks in East Asia. However, the early geological and geographical evolution of the Cathaysia block is relatively poorly understood, due to the sparse exposure of pre-Neoproterozoic rocks and reworking during Phanerozoic polyphase ma...
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Monitoring geotechnical structures and providing real-time early warning is a key measure to mitigate the impacts of disasters (slope slip, subsidence, dam deformation, bridge settlement, etc.). The fiber Bragg grating (FBG) flexible sensor, developed by the combination of flexible material and an FBG sensor, is widely used in geotechnical engineer...
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Terowongan adalah lubang bukaan di bawah permukaan tanah atau gunung dan dibuat mendatar. Kajian awal sebelum dibuatnya terowongan seperti kajian geologi dan geoteknik sangatlah diperlukan, karena dapat memberikan gambaran tentang awal kondisi batuan yang ada di sekitar rencana terowongan tersebut. Klasifikasi massa batuan merupakan tumpuan dasar d...
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Prestressed anchor cable is widely used in geotechnical engineering to control the displacement or landslide of an unstable slope. However, the traditional cable anchor is made of steel material, which is easy to get rust in a corrosive environment. Basalt fiber-reinforced plastics (BFRP) are a kind of emerging compound material, with a good perfor...
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For a slope to be safe, it must always have a factor of safety (FOS) against sliding greater than one. If the slope simply experiences elastic deformation, then only the above condition is applicable. However, in the event of a severe seismic motion, the slope deformation may overtake the elastic limit, resulting in permanent displacements. In such...
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The soil water retention curve (SWRC) or soil–water characteristic curve (SWCC) is a fundamental feature of unsaturated soil that simply shows the relationship between soil suction and water content (in terms of the degree of saturation and volumetric or gravimetric water content). In this study, the applications of the SWRC or SWCC have been exten...
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Knowledge of physical and mechanical properties of geomaterials is fundamental to characterise their response to external forcings (mechanical, climatic) at various scales. This is true, for instance, in slope stability assessments, civil engineering works, and agriculture. The direct evaluation of these properties in situ can be difficult, especia...
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RESUMO-Este artigo apresenta um apanhado de informações sobre os Campos Experimentais de Geotecnia e Fundações existentes no Brasil, situados em onze localidades. Uma síntese dos dados de cada campo foi elaborada, desde os motivos que levaram à sua criação, as principais investigações geotécnicas realizadas e a experiência acumulada com fundações (...
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The Barreiras Formation comprises approximately 75% of the urban area of Maceio-Alagoas, which has a vast number of steep densely occupied slopes, located in embedded valleys called “grotas” where erosive processes cause a high risk of landslides. Despite the homogeneity of the local geology, the Barreiras Formation still presents few studies that...
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Numerical modeling is a widely used method in geotechnical engineering to understand the interactive responses of infrastructures with soils or/and rocks in both civil and mining engineering [...]
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RESUMO: O crescimento das cidades brasileiras ocorreu de forma majoritária em regiões litorâneas, onde encontram-se depósitos flúvio-marinhos de espessura considerável, sendo estes solos moles caracterizados por apresentarem uma resistência ao cisalhamento limitada e elevada compressibilidade. Como consequência, esse efeito pode comprometer o prazo...
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RESUMO: A Teoria de Expansão de Cavidade em uma massa de solo tem sido objeto de estudo de diversos pesquisadores na engenharia geotécnica, sendo a mesma aplicada na avaliação da capacidade de carga de fundações e na interpretação de ensaios pressiométricos. Sabendo que o princípio que rege o comportamento do processo de injeção do Expander Body no...
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The 1:20,000-scale Geological Map Sheet 2 – San Tin is the fifth map updated under the map updating programme, currently being undertaken by the Hong Kong Geological Survey of the Geotechnical Engineering Office. The first edition of Sheet 2 solid and superficial geological map was surveyed between 1985 and 1987, and was published in 1989; while th...
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The Knowledge of in situ stresses is fundamental to many studies in earth sciences. Geotechnical Engineering Department of NIRM is having vast experience in this field and stress measurements were conducted for the needs of industry for the last 28 years. The significant achievements are highlighted as under.
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Nearly 51.8 million hectares of land area in India is covered with expansive soils (mainly black cotton soil (BCS)). The property of the expansive soils, in general, is that they are very hard when in dry state, but they lose all of their strength when in wet state. In light of this property, these soils pose problems worldwide and a serious challe...
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This article discusses the application of the technique of artificial neural networks (ANNs) for the prediction of geotechnical properties based on previously known index properties. The use of ANNs in soils from different regions is evaluated to estimate the compression index, used to calculate the consolidation settlement, and permeability of sat...
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Soils of volcanic origin in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology are rarely encountered as compared to other global residual soils. As such, research on the behavior of weathered soils of volcanic origin is almost inexistent and in literature these deposits are treated same as conventional residual soils, complying to exis...
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Abstract No: 3239-2714 Abstract: Tunnels are fundamental elements of any nation's infrastructure. In Himalayan mountain, there is a vast potential of underground constructions for tunneling, transport systems, hydropower and conservation of the environment. The present paper has been focused to propose a tunnel for the high-speed road link between...
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Ce livre propose de présenter les essais de pénétration en tant qu'outil de calcul des ouvrages géotechniques en recueillant d'une part les méthodes pratiques citées en littérature mondiale, et d'autre part en se basant sur l'interprétation d'une base de données issues des études géotechniques courantes, menées en Algérie, comportant les résultats...
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Geotechnical engineering is a new technical system established by European and American countries in the practice of civil engineering in the 1960s. There are many methods to manufacture nanofibers, such as stretching, template synthesis, self-assembly, microphase separation, and electrospinning. Among them, electrospinning is widely used because o...
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The application of geosynthetics in the civil and geotechnical fields is increasing day by day due to their high strength, low cost, and easy‐to‐use characteristics. The inclusion of geosynthetics not only increases the load‐bearing capacity of soil but also improves the performance of civil and geotechnical constructions. Textiles play an importan...
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Di negara yang didominasi kepulauan cenderung banyak terdapat lapisan tanah lunak dan aluvial, hal ini menjadi salah satu permasalahan yang sering terjadi dan tidak menguntungkan bagi kegiatan konstruksi karena kecilnya daya dukung tanah dan penurunan muka tanah yang terjadi. Metode grouting atau Soil Injection Cement adalah suatu metode perbaikan...
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Tinggi muka air tanah pada lapisan pondasi jalan sangat mempengaruhi daya dukung dan kepadatannya, air yang terjebak pada lapisan pondasi jalan dapat memicu terjadinya longsor. Untuk meminimalisir terjadinya longsor, perlu diketahui pendugaan tinggi muka air tanah agar dilakukan tindakan perbaikan tanah. Pendugaan tinggi muka air tanah dapat dilaku...
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Penggunaan kembali material daur ulang dalam skala besar untuk proyek yang berhubungan dengan geoteknik, seperti pada perkerasan jalan, akan menjadikan lebih ekonomis dan mendukung kelestarian lingkungan. Slag nikel dan fly ash adalah salah satu contoh hasil sampingan produksi dari pengolahan feronikel dan batubara. Dalam penelitian ini, campuran s...
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Secara konvensional daya dukung lateral group pondasi tiang diperkirakan dengan jalan mereduksi modulus reaksi horisontal subgrade tanah, kh. Dalam cara ini modulus reaksi horisontal subgrade direduksi hingga 0.25 kh untuk jarak as ke as kelompok tiang 3 kali diameter tiang, dan meningkat secara linier hingga 1.0 kh saat jarak as ke as kelompok tia...
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Secara konvensional daya dukung lateral group pondasi tiang diperkirakan dengan jalan mereduksi modulus reaksi horisontal subgrade tanah, kh. Dalam cara ini modulus reaksi horisontal subgrade direduksi hingga 0.25 kh untuk jarak as ke as kelompok tiang 3 kali diameter tiang, dan meningkat secara linier hingga 1.0 kh saat jarak as ke as kelompok tia...
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Kepulauan Indonesia yang sangat luas memiliki banyak permasalahan geoteknik yang timbul dari keberadaan tanah marjinal seperti tanah gambut, tanah lempung/lanau lunak, dan pasir lepas yang memiliki potensi likuifaksi. Pertumbuhan penduduk, urbanisasi, dan kegiatan ekonomi yang berkesinambungan mengakibatkan pembangunan struktur, industri, dan infra...
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Lebih dari bidang ilmu sipil lainnya, disamping penguasaan teori, kesuksesan dalam aplikasi ilmu geoteknik sangat tergantung dari pengalaman praktek seseorang. Perencanaan pondasi struktur sederhana pada umumnya dapat dilaksanakan dengan menggunakan aturan-aturan empiris yang relatif mudah dimengerti. Namun demikian, semua aturan empiris ini hanya...
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Ringkasan Kegiatan penambangan mengakibatkan perubahan tegangan di area penambangan. Perubahan tegangan di sekitar penggalian pertambangan mengakibatkan perubahan perilaku massa batuan, yang pada gilirannya dapat menyebabkan bahaya geoteknik karena kerusakan, kegagalan dan keruntuhan massa batuan. Kerusakan pada massa batuan dapat menimbulkan berba...
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Way Sekampung Dam is built to optimize the utilization of the Way Sekampung watershed. It is classified as an embankment dam with upright core which is following with a high risk of failure. The research of dam slope stability become an effort to fulfill dam safety. This study is based on the effects of seepage and seismicity. The seepage review is...
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Our study investigates the geotechnical engineering properties of cement fly ash gravel mixtures in the laboratory. Gravels with three different size ranges were blended with cement and fly ash. The mixture properties were investigated, including the porosity, density, permeability, unconfined compressive and splitting tensile strengths, cohesion,...
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Los modelos que emplean elemento finito son ampliamente usados en la Ingeniería Geotécnica para investigar el comportamiento esfuerzo–deformación del suelo en condiciones tanto estáticas como dinámicas. En la práctica algunos modelos constitutivos no incluyen aspectos importantes como son: la no linealidad de la rigidez en el estado de esfuerzos, l...
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jats:p> In this study, the small strain shear modulus of a calcareous sand was investigated by conducting bender element tests on both horizontal and vertical planes. The effects of sample preparation method, stress path and stress history on the developing of void ratio, the parameters in the modified Hardin equation and the stiffness anisotropy w...
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Copulas are functions that couple marginal distribution in order to generate joint probability distribution functions; in this way, they model the dependence among random variables. This paper presents a tutorial and an state-of-the-art review that exposes many applications of copula theory in the field of geotechnical engineering, discussing its a...
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The paper is a State of the Art paper on tailings, prepared and presented at the 20th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, held in Sydney in May 2022.
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Günümüzde, atık malzemelerin zemin iyileştirmede kullanımı hem çevre sorunlarını azaltması hem de ekonomik olması açısından önemli bir alternatiftir. Kum zemin iyileştirme uygulamalarında uçucu külün et�kinliği ve literatürde kum zeminlerin uçucu kül ile iyileştirilmesi konusunda daha fazla çalışma yapılması gerektiğine dair öneriler dikkate alın...
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In Hong Kong, cavern development is entering a new era, from a narrow range of uses in the past to the recent widespread applications in the territory (Ho et al. 2020). Rock caverns are now engineered to become a viable source of land supply for sustainable development of Hong Kong. With four decades of knowledge and experience accumulation, Hong K...
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https://www.mdpi.com/journal/computation/special_issues/Numerical_Geotechnical_Engineering Dear Colleagues, This Special Issue is dedicated to numerical simulation methods used in geotechnical engineering. In recent decades, advances in computer technology and the progress of computing power have become more relevant in an increasing spectrum of...