Publications in Finite Elements

The publications listed below cover areas of development and use of finite elements in the Civil Engineering Research Group.

Theses | Journal Papers | Conference Papers


Theses

  • Burd, H.J. (1996) D.Phil. "A Large Displacement Finite Element Analysis of a Reinforced Unpaved Road"
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  • Bell, R.W. (1991) M.Sc. "The Analysis of Offshore Foundations Subjected to Combined Loading"
    Abstract | Thesis
  • Martin, C.M. (1994) D.Phil. "Physical and Numerical Modelling of Offshore Foundations Under Combined Loads"
    Abstract | Thesis
  • Ngo Tran, C.L. (1996) D.Phil. "The Analysis of Offshore Foundations Subjected to Combined Loading"
    Abstract | Thesis
  • Liu G. (1997) D.Phil. "Numerical Modelling of Damage to Masonry Buildings Due to Tunnelling"
    Abstract | Thesis
  • Augarde, C.E. (1997) D.Phil. "Numerical Modelling of Tunnelling Processes for Assessment of Damage to Buildings"
    Abstract | Thesis
  • Wisser, C. (2002) D.Phil. "Numerical Modelling of Tunnel Installation and Compensation Grouting"
    Abstract

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Journal Papers

  • Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1986) A Large Strain Finite Element Formulation for One Dimensional Membrane Elements. Computers and Geotechnics, 2(1) 3-22
    paper as pdf (2892k)
  • Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1990) Finite Element Analysis of Two Cylindrical Expansion Problems Involving Near Incompressible Material Behaviour. International Journal Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 14, 351-366
    paper as pdf (4444k)
  • Bell, R.W., Houlsby, G.T. and Burd, H.J. (1993) "Suitability of Two and Three Dimensional Finite Elements for Modelling Material Incompressibility Using Exact Integration" Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, Volume 9, No.4, April, pp 313-329
    paper as pdf (5048k)
  • Yu, H.S., Houlsby, G.T. and Burd, H.J. (1993) "A Novel Isoparametric Finite Element Displacement Formulation for Axisymmetric Analysis of Nearly Incompressible Materials" International J. of Numerical Methods on Engineering, Volume 36, No.14, pp 2453-2472
    paper as pdf (5547k)
  • Frydman, S. and Burd, H.J. (1997) "Numerical Studies of the Bearing Capacity Factor Ngamma" J. of Geotechnical Engineering ASCE, Vol.123, No.1, pp20-29
  • Burd, H.J. and Frydman, S. (1997) Bearing Capacity of Plane-Strain Footings on Layered Soils. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 34 , 241-253, ISSN 0008-3674
  • Augarde, C.E. (1998) "Generation of shape functions for straight beam elements". Computers & Structures, 58:555-560
  • Burd, H.J., Judge, S.J. and Flavell, M. J. (1999) Mechanics of accommodation of the human eye. Vision Research, 39, 1591-1595.
  • Burd, H.J. and Milligan, G.W.E. (1999) Improved design of concrete jacking pipes. No Dig International, 10(4), 19-23. (ISSN 0960-4405)
  • Houlsby, G.T., G. Liu and C.E. Augarde (2000). "A tying scheme for imposing displacement constraints in finite element analysis" submitted to Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol16, sept, 721-732.
    paper as pdf (2724k)
  • Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T, Augarde, C.E, and Liu, G (2000) Modelling Tunnelling-Induced Settlement of Masonry Buildings. Proc. ICE, Geotechnical Engineering, 143, 17-39
    paper as pdf (694k)
  • Augarde, C.E. and Burd, H.J. (2001) Three-dimensional finite element analysis of lined tunnels. Int. J. Num. Analyt. Meth. Geomechanics, 25,243-262
  • Burd, H.J., Judge, S.J. and Cross, J.A. (2002) Numerical Modelling of the Accommodating Lens. Vision Research 42, 2235-2251
  • Judge, S.J. and Burd, H.J. (2002) Modelling the Mechanics of Accommodation and Presbyopia. Ophthal. Physiol. Opt. 22, 397-300
  • Wisser, C., Augarde, C.E. and Burd, H.J. (2005) Numerical modelling of compensation grouting above shallow tunnels. Int. J. Analyt. Meth. Geomechanics, 29(5) 443-471

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Conference Papers

  • Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1989) Numerical Modelling of Reinforced Unpaved Roads. Third International Symposium on Numerical Models in Geomechanics, Niagara Falls, May 8-11, 699-706
    paper as pdf (1468k)
  • Burd, H.J., Yu, H.S. and Houlsby, G.T. (1989) Finite Element Implementation of Frictional Plasticity Models with Dilation. Proc. of the International Conference on Constitutive Laws for Engineering Materials, Chongqing, China, August 11-13.
    paper as pdf (2243k)
  • Burd, H.J. and Brocklehurst, C.J. (1990) Finite Element Studies of the Mechanics of Reinforced Unpaved Roads. Proc. Conf. on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, The Hague, Netherlands, May 1990, 217-221
  • Bell, R.W, Houlsby, G.T. and Burd, H.J (1992) Finite Element Analysis of Axisymmetric Footings Subjected to Combined Loads. Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Cairns, Australia, May 6-10 1991, 1765-1770.
  • Burd, H.J. and Brocklehurst, C.J. (1992) Parametric Studies of a Soil Reinforcement Problem Using Finite Element Analysis. Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Cairns, Australia, May 6-10 1991, 1783-1788.
  • Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T. and Brocklehurst, C.J. (1994) Analysis of the Use of Membranes in Oil Tank Foundations. Proc. Third European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering - ECONMIG 94, Manchester, UK, 7-9 September 1994. 293-298.
    paper as pdf (2139k)
  • Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T. Chow, L, Augarde, C.E. and Liu, G. (1994) Analysis of Settlement Damage to Masonry Structures. Proc. Third European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering - ECONMIG 94, Manchester, UK, 7-9 September 1994, 203-208.
    paper as pdf (2264k)
  • Augarde, C.E. Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1995) A Three-Dimensional Finite Element Model of Tunnelling. Proceedings of NUMOG V, Davos, Switzerland, 6-8 September 1995, 457-462.
  • Augarde, C.E., Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1995) "A Three Dimensional Finite Element Model of Tunnelling", Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Numerical Models in Geomechanics - NUMOG V, Davos, Switzerland, 6-8 September, ISBN 90-5410-568-2, pp 457-462.
    paper as pdf (2255k)
  • Augarde, C.E., Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (1998) "Some Experiences of Modelling Tunnelling in Soft Ground Using Three-Dimensional Finite Elements", Proc. 4th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, Udine, 14-16 October, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-211-83141-X, pp 603-612
    paper as pdf (517kB)
  • Houlsby, G.T. (1999) "A Model for the Variable Stiffness of Undrained Clay", Proc. Int. Symp. on Pre-Failure Deformation of Soils Torino.
    paper as pdf (171kB), poster as pdf (34kB)
  • Augarde, C.E., Wisser, C. and Burd, H.J. (1999). Numerical modelling of tunnel installation  procedures, Proc.7th International Symposium on Numerical Methods in Geomechanics -NUMOG VII, Graz, 1-3 September.
  • Bloodworth, A.G., Augarde, C.E. and Houlsby, G.T. (1999) "Transferring a Non-Linear Finite Element Code to the Oxford Supercomputer, Oscar", Proc. 7th Int. Conf. on Civil and Structural Engineering Computing, Oxford.
    paper as pdf (265k)
  • Houlsby, G.T., Burd, H.J., and Augarde, C.E. (1999) Analysis of tunnel-induced settlement damage to surface structures. Proc. 12th European Conf. on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Amsterdam, June 1999, 147-152.
    paper as pdf (98kB), poster as pdf (678kB)
  • Burd, H.J, Judge, S.J. and Cross, J.A. (1999) Numerical modelling of ocular accommodation. [ARVO Abstract]. Invest Opthalomology Vis Sci 1999; 40(4): Abstract no. 4678.
  • Wisser, C., Augarde, C.E. and Burd, H.J. (2001). Three-dimensional finite element analysis of compensation grouting. Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Proc. IACMAG 10, Tucson, Arizona. Rotterdam:Balkema, 1731-1736.
  • Burd, H.J. and Judge, S.J. (2003) Numerical studies of the importance of changes in lens geometry and stiffness in causing presbyopia. (EVER Abstract). Journal for Research in Experimental and Clinical Ophthalmology, 35(1) Abstract No. 2168

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