geomechanics


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geomechanics

(ˌdʒiːəʊmɪˈkænɪks)
n
(Geological Science) (functioning as singular) the study and application of rock and soil mechanics
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The Laboratory will house state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities for geomechanics, heavy structures, solid mechanics and infrastructure engineering.
In addition, a new, full-functioned geomechanics module offers a comprehensive series of calculations and interactive tools for assessing mechanical conditions around the wellbore, resulting in a better understanding of the reservoir.
Simulating fracture propagation in rock and concrete by an augmented virtual in ternal bond method, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics 36(4):459-482.
Hyperbolic models have also been used in geomechanics problems to model interfaces [17, 18], soil reinforcement pullout [19], and triaxial compression tests on soil [20], It should be noted that hyperbolic functions have provided components of tensile load-strain models reported in the geosynthetics literature [1, 21-25].
Effect of geocell type on load carrying mechanism of geocell reinforced sand foundations" International Journal of Geomechanics, 12: 537-548.
Immediate planned work will include a programme of geomechanics and monitoring at the mine site as a prelude to obtaining permission to remove water from the mine.
2013: Simplified design of excavation support and shafts for safety against hydraulic heave, Geomechanics and Tunnelling 6(4): 362-374.
They cover upscaled models for carbon dioxide injection and migration in geological systems; numerical convergence in multipoint flux approximation L-method in three dimensions and its application to two-phase flow through porous media; benchmarks for phase appearance/disappearance in compositional two-phase flow in saturated-unsaturated media; models and the numerical approximation of coupling free and porous-media flows; the mathematical and numerical modeling of flow, transport, and reactions in porous structures of electrochemical devices; and the multiscale modeling of flow and geomechanics.
Nonlinear pavement foundation modeling for three-dimensional finite element analysis of flexible pavements, International Journal of Geomechanics ASCE 9(5): 195-208.
The teachers don't think of mining as robotics, geomechanics and all the other sciences involved," he said.
BAKER Hughes has announced the availability of its JewelSuite 3D geomechanics software system, designed to promote better complex field development strategies by enabling users to quickly and accurately predict full-field geomechanical behavior under drilling, stimulation and production scenarios.