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The morphological and geological setting of Greece, the active tectonics and the irrational human activities results to the fact that several natural sightseeing areas or even more, archaeological sitesand monuments are located in areas with unfavourable geotechnical ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: Bulletin of the Geological Society of Greece, Proceedings of the 12th International Congress, May, 2010
<p>The slope stability analysis has many applications in the engineering projects such as the dams, the roads and open pits structures. The method of analysis is usually based on the equilibrium conditions of the potential plane and wedge failures. The zone ...
Reference: The 12th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) 1-6 October, 2008 Goa, India
In a probabilistic analysis of rock slope stability, the Monte Carlo simulation technique has been used to evaluate the probability of slope failure. While the Monte Carlo simulation technique has many advantages, the technique requires complete information ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, paper number 485
In this paper, the tests performed on model wedges under static and dynamic loading conditions are described and the existing limiting equilibrium methods are extended to take into account dynamic effects. The applicability and validity of the presented method ...
Reference: "Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, (2000) 33 (1)"