• 2583 Citations
1979 …2020
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Education/Academic qualification

Civil Engineering, PhD, Stanford University

… → 1983

Geotechnical Engineering, MSCE, Stanford University

… → 1976

Civil Engineering, BS, University of Illinois

… → 1975

Research interests

  • Combining theory and practice to reconcile full-scale field performance with analytical and numerical predictions

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Excavation Engineering & Materials Science
Clay Engineering & Materials Science
excavation Earth & Environmental Sciences
Soils Engineering & Materials Science
clay Earth & Environmental Sciences
Piles Engineering & Materials Science
pile Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sand Engineering & Materials Science

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Grants 2007 2020

Excavation
Constitutive models
Identification (control systems)
Monitoring
cyclic loading
clay
earthquake
slope failure
dynamic analysis
cyclic loading
clay
earthquake
slope failure
dynamic analysis

Research Output 1979 2019

Inverse Analysis of a Supported Excavation in Chicago

Kim, S. & Finno, R. J., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 145, 9, 04019050.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inverse analysis
Excavation
excavation
Soils
adaptive management
1 Citation (Scopus)

Observed performance of a sheetpile-supported excavation in Chicago clays

Finno, R. J., Kim, S., Lewis, J. & Van Winkle, N., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 145, 2, 05018005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excavation
Clay
excavation
clay
Stiffness
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

Numerical simulation of recent stress-history effects on excavation responses in soft clays

Teng, F., Arboleda-Monsalve, L. G. & Finno, R. J., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 144, 8, 06018005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soft clay
Excavation
Clay
excavation
Computer simulation
Clay
clay
Degradation
Pore pressure
Shearing