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Research Output 2008 2019

  • 566 Citations
  • 52 Article
  • 27 Conference contribution
  • 7 Conference article
  • 2 Chapter
2019
breakage
constitutive equation
Constitutive equations
Linearization
Comminution

A miniaturized testing apparatus to study the chemo-mechanics of porous media

Cil, M. B., Schabelski, J., Packman, A. & Buscarnera, G., Aug 22 2019, In : Geotechnical Testing Journal. 43, 4, GTJ20190031.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mechanics
Porous materials
porous medium
Mechanics
Dissolution
continuum mechanics
Mechanics
Anisotropy
Rocks
rocks
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Rotational Hardening Model Capturing Undrained Failure in Anisotropic Soft Clays

Chen, Y., Marinelli, F. & Buscarnera, G., Aug 1 2019, In : Indian Geotechnical Journal. 49, 4, p. 369-380 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soft clay
hardening
Hardening
Clay
Soils
Viscoplasticity
Strain rate
Clay
Optical character recognition
Cams

Measurement and simulation of comminution rate in granular materials subjected to creep tests

Sohn, C. & Buscarnera, G., Aug 1 2019, In : Granular Matter. 21, 3, 60.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

creep tests
comminution
Comminution
Granular materials
granular materials

Simulation of localized compaction in Tuffeau de Maastricht based on evidence from X-ray tomography

Shahin, G., Papazoglou, A., Marinelli, F. & Buscarnera, G., Sep 1 2019, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 121, 104039.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tomography
Tomography
compaction
Compaction
X rays

Spatially distributed modeling of rainfall-induced landslides in shallow layered slopes

Lizárraga, J. J. & Buscarnera, G., Feb 1 2019, In : Landslides. 16, 2, p. 253-263 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Landslides
Rain
landslide
rainfall
modeling
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

A hybrid plastic flow rule for cyclically loaded clay

Shi, Z., Finno, R. J. & Buscarnera, G., Sep 1 2018, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 101, p. 65-79 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plastic flow
Plastic flow
Clay
Pore pressure
clay
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment of statistical homogeneity in chemically treated granular materials

Shahin, G., Cil, M. & Buscarnera, G., Mar 1 2018, In : Geotechnique Letters. 8, 1, p. 32-39 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
homogeneity
Soils
Mineral resources
Spatial distribution
7 Citations (Scopus)

Breakage mechanics for granular materials in surface-reactive environments

Zhang, Y. & Buscarnera, G., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 112, p. 89-108 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
granular materials
Mechanics
assemblies
humidity

Calibration of Plasticity-Based Safety Factors for Rainfall-Induced Landslides

Lizárraga, J. J. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2017-November, GSP 301, p. 370-379 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Safety factor
Landslides
Plasticity
Rain
plasticity

Effect of Grain Crushing and Grain Size on the Evolution of Water Retention Curves

Zhang, Y. D., Park, J. S., Gao, S., Sonta, A., Horin, B. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2017-November, GSP 301, p. 268-278 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Crushing
water retention
breakage
crushing
grain size
3 Citations (Scopus)

Instability criteria for quasi-saturated viscous soils

Marinelli, F. & Buscarnera, G., Feb 25 2018, In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 42, 3, p. 379-400 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquefaction
liquefaction
creep
Soils
Creep

Model-based assessment of the effect of surface area growth on the permeability of granular rocks

Esna Ashari, S., Das, A. & Buscarnera, G., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 144, 5, 04018023.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rocks
Cements
Porosity
Granular materials
Hydraulic conductivity
5 Citations (Scopus)

Model-based interpretation of undrained creep instability in loose sands

Marinelli, F., Pisanó, F., Di Prisco, C. & Buscarnera, G., Jun 1 2018, In : Geotechnique. 68, 6, p. 504-517 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

creep
Creep
Liquefaction
Sand
liquefaction

Modeling Delayed Flow Liquefaction Initiation after Cyclic Loading

Shi, Z., Marinelli, F. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2018-June, GSP 292, p. 212-220 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

flow modeling
cyclic loading
Liquefaction
liquefaction
creep
1 Citation (Scopus)

Safety factors to detect flowslides and slips in unsaturated shallow slopes

Lizárraga, J. J. & Buscarnera, G., May 1 2018, In : Geotechnique. 68, 5, p. 442-450 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Safety factor
suction
landslide
Landslides
safety
Clay
clay
Degradation
Pore pressure
Shearing
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)
Rocks
rock
Sandstone
sandstone
brittle failure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Compaction localization in granular rocks: Modeling grain-size effects

Marinelli, F., Zhang, Y. D. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2017, 51st US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2017. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), p. 2107-2115 9 p. (51st US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2017; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

size effect
compaction
Compaction
grain size
Rocks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Creep of unconsolidated sand due to delayed grain breakage

Zhang, Y. D. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2017, 51st US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2017. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), p. 481-488 8 p. (51st US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2017; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

breakage
creep
sands
Creep
Sand
5 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental assessment of continuum breakage models accounting for mechanical interactions at particle contacts

Sohn, C., Zhang, Y. D., Cil, M. & Buscarnera, G., Nov 1 2017, In : Granular Matter. 19, 4, 67.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scaling laws
continuums
Quartz
scaling laws
Sand
2 Citations (Scopus)
effective stress
Sand
sand
Soils
bubble
3 Citations (Scopus)

Localized compaction in tuffeau de maastricht: Experiments and modeling

Papazoglou, A., Shahin, G., Marinelli, F., Dano, C., Buscarnera, G. & Viggiani, G., Jan 1 2017, In : Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering. 191289, p. 481-488 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

compaction
Compaction
Limestone
modeling
experiment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Regional-scale modelling of shallow landslides with different initiation mechanisms: Sliding versus liquefaction

Lizárraga, J. J., Frattini, P., Crosta, G. B. & Buscarnera, G., Oct 13 2017, In : Engineering Geology. 228, p. 346-356 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Landslides
Liquefaction
liquefaction
sliding
landslide
5 Citations (Scopus)

Solute mixing regulates heterogeneity of mineral precipitation in porous media

Cil, M. B., Xie, M., Packman, A. & Buscarnera, G., Jul 16 2017, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 44, 13, p. 6658-6666 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

porous medium
solute
solutes
minerals
porosity
2016
8 Citations (Scopus)
mechanics
Minerals
Mechanics
Dissolution
dissolution
6 Citations (Scopus)

Controllability criteria for soils saturated by a compressible fluid

Mihalache, C. & Buscarnera, G., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 142, 10, 04016076.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controllability
Soils
Fluids
Gases
Liquefaction
16 Citations (Scopus)

DEM assessment of scaling laws capturing the grain size dependence of yielding in granular soils

Cil, M. B. & Buscarnera, G., Aug 1 2016, In : Granular Matter. 18, 3, 36.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scaling laws
scaling laws
soils
grain size
Soils
1 Citation (Scopus)

Diffusive instability of pore pressure transients in deformable unsaturated soils

Mihalache, C. & Buscarnera, G., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 142, 11, 04016091.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pore pressure
Soils
Controllability
Wetting
Hazards
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of a modeling framework capturing the evolution of permeability in crushable granular solids

Esna Ashari, S., Das, A. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2016, 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Vol. 2. p. 1661-1666 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

breakage
permeability
Compaction
granular medium
evaluation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the water retention characteristics of granular materials subjected to grain crushing

Gao, S., Zhang, Y. D., Sonta, A. & Buscarnera, G., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 142, 9, 06016006.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
Crushing
water retention
crushing
breakage
32 Citations (Scopus)

Grain size dependence of yielding in granular soils interpreted using fracture mechanics, breakage mechanics and Weibull statistics

Zhang, Y. D., Buscarnera, G. & Einav, I., Feb 1 2016, In : Geotechnique. 66, 2, p. 149-160 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fracture mechanics
breakage
Fracture mechanics
mechanics
Mechanics

Identification of Potential Strain Heterogeneities During Wetting-Induced Compaction

Mihalache, C. & Buscarnera, G., Sep 12 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 17004.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

wetting
Wetting
compaction
Compaction
suction
5 Citations (Scopus)
breakage
Soils
potential energy
constitutive equation
Potential energy
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mathematical capture of failure processes in elastoplastic geomaterials

Buscarnera, G. & Dattola, G., Feb 1 2016, In : SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS. 56, 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hardening
Hardening
Controllability
Kinematics
kinematics

Micromechanical Modeling of Proppants for Hydraulic Fracturing

Cil, M. B. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 270 GSP, p. 227-234 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Proppants
Hydraulic fracturing
distinct element method
modeling
crushing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modelling suction instabilities in soils at varying degrees of saturation

Buscarnera, G. & Mihalache, C., Sep 12 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 03003.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Saturation (materials composition)
suction
saturation
Soils
Wetting
2 Citations (Scopus)

Spatially distributed modeling of landslide triggering: An approach based on principles of unsaturated soil plasticity

Lizárraga, J. J., Buscarnera, G., Frattini, P. & Crosta, G. B., Jan 1 2016, Landslides and Engineered Slopes. Experience, Theory and Practice. Picarelli, L., Scavia, C., Aversa, S. & Cascini, L. (eds.). Taylor and Francis Inc., Vol. 2. p. 1287-1294 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

plasticity
landslide
safety
modeling
soil
2015

A framework to assess the controllability of wetting on unsaturated collapsible soils

Mihalache, C. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2015, Bifurcation and Degradation of Geomaterials in the New Millennium - Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials. Chau, K-T. & Zhao, J. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 311-316 6 p. (Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering; vol. none).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

collapsible soil
Controllability
wetting
Wetting
compaction

Constitutive couplings in unsaturated granular media with crushable grains

Zhang, Y. D. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2015, 49th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2015. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), p. 2606-2611 6 p. (49th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2015; vol. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

granular medium
water retention
breakage
crushing
hydraulic property

Coupled lithification and compaction in sedimentary rocks: A chemo-mechanical model based on breakage-damage theory

Das, A. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2015, ISRM Regional Symposium, EUROCK 2015. International Society for Rock Mechanics, p. 749-754 6 p. (ISRM Regional Symposium, EUROCK 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sedimentary rocks
lithification
crushing
sedimentary rocks
Crushing
11 Citations (Scopus)

Is wetting collapse an unstable compaction process?

Mihalache, C. & Buscarnera, G., Feb 1 2015, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 141, 2, 04014098.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wetting
Wetting
compaction
Compaction
Soils
1 Citation (Scopus)

Micro-scale modeling of the inelastic response of a granular sandstone

Esna Ashari, S., Buscarnera, G. & Cusatis, G., Jan 1 2015, 49th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2015. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Vol. 4. p. 2881-2886 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

sandstones
Sandstone
sandstone
Rocks
rocks
9 Citations (Scopus)
Sandstone
compaction
Compaction
Porosity
porosity
16 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of breakage-induced couplings in unsaturated granular soils

Zhang, Y. D. & Buscarnera, G., Feb 1 2015, In : Geotechnique. 65, 2, p. 135-140 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

breakage
wetting
Wetting
Soils
Crushing
2014
27 Citations (Scopus)

Grainsize dependence of clastic yielding in unsaturated granular soils

Zhang, Y. D. & Buscarnera, G., Jan 1 2014, In : Granular Matter. 16, 4, p. 469-483 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

assemblies
soils
comminution
suction
saturation

Instability of unsaturated soils: A review of theoretical methods

Buscarnera, G. & Mihalache, C., 2014, In : Journal of Geo-Engineering Science. 2, p. 39-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hardening
landslide
engineering
soil
skeleton
12 Citations (Scopus)
Sand
sand
Fluids
fluid
granular medium