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Desiderata Geotechnica: Halting Steps

Muir Wood, D., 2019, Desiderata Geotechnica. Wu, W. (ed.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 119-124 6 p. (Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering).

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

Soils
soil
53 Downloads (Pure)

Root branching affects the mobilisation of root-reinforcement in direct shear

Meijer, G. J., Wood, D. M., Knappett, J. A., Glyn Bengough, A. & Liang, T., 25 Jun 2019, 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials, IS-Glasgow 2019. Ibraim, E. & Tarantino, A. (eds.). 2019 ed. EDP Sciences, Vol. 92. 6 p. 12010. (E3S Web of Conferences; vol. 92).

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

Open Access
File
reinforcement
mobilization
Reinforcement
Soils
Pile foundations
2018
24 Citations (Scopus)

A consolidation model for lumpy composite soils in open-pit mining

Shi, X. S., Herle, I. & Muir Wood, D., 1 Mar 2018, In : Geotechnique. 68, 3, p. 189-204 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open pit mining
Consolidation
consolidation
Soils
porosity
1 Citation (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Soils
Reinforcement
Rubber
Sand
soil
52 Downloads (Pure)

Scaling of plant roots for geotechnical centrifuge tests using juvenile live roots or 3D printed analogues

Liang, T., Bengough, A., Hallet, P., Knappett, J., Loades, K., Meijer, G. & Muir Wood, D., 24 Oct 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S. & Goodey, R. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 401-406 6 p.

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

Open Access
File
centrifuges
testing
shear strength
prototypes
root systems
2017
19 Citations (Scopus)
245 Downloads (Pure)

Scaling of the reinforcement of soil slopes by living plants in a geotechnical centrifuge

Liang, T., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Muir Wood, D., Loades, K. W., Hallett, P. D., Boldrin, D., Leung, A. & Meijer, G., Dec 2017, In : Ecological Engineering. 109, Part B, p. 207-227 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Centrifuges
centrifuge
reinforcement
Reinforcement
Tensile strength
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of consolidation with constant rate of displacement

Muir Wood, D., May 2016, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 53, 5, p. 740-752 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consolidation
consolidation
Soils
soil property
boundary condition
6 Citations (Scopus)

Back analysis of the Kanowna Belle stope filling case history

Doherty, J. P. & Muir Wood, D., Jun 2016, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 76, p. 201-211 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

back analysis
Hydration
Cements
backfill
hydration
12 Citations (Scopus)

Fibres and soils: A route towards modelling of root-soil systems

Muir Wood, D., Diambra, A. & Ibraim, E., 1 Oct 2016, In : Soils and Foundations. 56, 5, p. 765-778 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soils
Fibers
modeling
soil
Constitutive models
9 Citations (Scopus)

Memory surface hardening model for granular soils under repeated loading conditions

Corti, R., Diambra, A., Wood, D. M., Escribano, D. E. & Nash, D. F. T., 1 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 142, 12, 14 p., 04016102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hardening
Soils
Data storage equipment
Elastoplasticity
Strain rate

On the role of vegetation in earthquake induced landslides

Liang, T., Knappett, J. A., Bengough, A. G. & Muir Wood, D., Jun 2016, p. 1-9. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

landslide
earthquake
vegetation
amplification
geometry
48 Downloads (Pure)

Realistic scaling of plant root systems for centrifuge modelling of root-reinforced slopes

Liang, T., Bengough, A. G., Knappett, J. A., Muir Wood, D., Loades, K. W. & Hallett, P. D., 11 Jul 2016, p. 12-13. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
File
centrifuges
root systems
mechanical properties
testing
prediction
2015
15 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of bender element test interpretation using the discrete element method

O’Donovan, J., O’Sullivan, C., Marketos, G. & Muir Wood, D., Apr 2015, In : Granular Matter. 17, 2, p. 197-216 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Finite difference method
Fast Fourier transforms
receivers
Shear waves
Transmitters
6 Citations (Scopus)

Anisotropic stress and shear wave velocity: DEM studies of a crystalline granular material

O'Donovan, J., O'Sullivan, C., Marketos, G. & Muir Wood, D., 1 Sep 2015, In : Geotechnique Letters. 5, 3, p. 224-230

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
Shear waves
wave velocity
S-wave
Crystalline materials

An overview of research activities and achievement in geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN)

Leung, A., Anastasopoulos, I. X., Augarde, C., Barreto, D., Brennan, A. J., Brown, M. J., Connolly, D., Coombs, W. M., Davies, T., Gao, Z., Ivanovic, A., Kenny, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Lombardi, D., McDougall, J., Medero, G. M., Wood, D. M., El Mountassir, G., Osman, A. S., Pytharouli, S. & 7 others, Sentenac, P., Stewart, B., Switzer, C., Tarantino, A., Wheeler, S. J., Woodward, P. K. & Zielinski, M., 2015, Parameter Selection and Monitoring; Developments in Education and Practice. ICE Publishing, Vol. 7. p. 4289-4294 6 p.

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

educational institutions
centrifuges
higher education
technological development
geotechnical engineering
2014
10 Citations (Scopus)

Coupled chemical shrinkage and consolidation: some benchmark solutions

Muir Wood, D. & Doherty, J. P., Nov 2014, In : Transport in Porous Media. 105, 2, p. 349-370 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydration
Consolidation
Cements
Pore pressure
Minerals

Micro and macro modeling of internal erosion

Maeda, K., Kondo, A. & Muir Wood, D., 26 Aug 2014, Geomechanics from micro to macro: proceedings of the TC105 ISSMGE International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge 2014. Soga, K., Kumar, K., Biscontin, G. & M. K. (eds.). London: CRC Press, Vol. 2. p. 871-876 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

levee
erosion
modeling
seepage
micromechanics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Micromechanics of seismic wave propagation in granular materials

O'Donovan, J., Hamlin, S., Marketos, G., O'Sullivan, C., Ibraim, E., Lings, M. & Wood, D. M., 26 Aug 2014, Geomechanics from micro to macro : proceedings of the TC105 ISSMGE International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge 2014. Soga, K., Kumar, K., Biscontin, G. & Kuo, M. (eds.). London: CRC Press, Vol. 1. p. 305-310 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

micromechanics
seismic wave
wave propagation
shear modulus
confining pressure

Predicting the settlement of shallow foundations on sand using a shear hardening Mohr-Coulomb constitutive model

Doherty, J. P. & Muir Wood, D., 2014, Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering - Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, NUMGE 2014. Vol. 1. p. 645-650 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

hardening
sand
footing
geotechnical engineering
engineering
2013
144 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic soil-structure interaction of monopile supported wind turbines in cohesive soil

Lombardi, D., Bhattacharya, S. & Muir Wood, D., Jun 2013, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 49, p. 165-180 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soil structure interactions
cohesive soil
soil-structure interaction
wind turbine
shear strain
33 Citations (Scopus)

Fibre reinforced sands: From experiments to modelling and beyond

Diambra, A., Ibraim, E., Russell, A. R. & Muir Wood, D., 25 Oct 2013, In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 37, 15, p. 2427-2455 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sand
sand
Fibers
modeling
experiment
84 Citations (Scopus)

Observed dynamic soil-structure interaction in scale testing of offshore wind turbine foundations

Bhattacharya, S., Nikitas, N., Garnsey, J., Alexander, N. A., Cox, J. A., Lombardi, D., Muir Wood, D. & Nash, D. F. T., 2013, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 54, p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Offshore wind turbines
Soil structure interactions
soil-structure interaction
wind turbine
soil structure

Soils in space

Muir Wood, D., 2013, Constitutive modelling of geomaterials: advances and new applications. Yang, Q., Zhang, J-M., Zheng, H. & Yao, Y. (eds.). Berlin: Springer , p. 239-246 8 p. (Springer series in geomechanics and geoengineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

sand
dilatancy
void
gravel
soil
2012
12 Citations (Scopus)
Sand
sand
Geotechnical engineering
footing
geotechnical engineering
48 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of laboratory sample preparation for fibre reinforced sands

Ibraim, E., Diambra, A., Russell, A. R. & Muir Wood, D., Oct 2012, In : Geotextiles and Geomembranes. 34, p. 69-79 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of artificial spherical particles for DEM validation studies

Cavarretta, I., O'Sullivan, C., Ibraim, E., Lings, M., Hamlin, S. & Muir Wood, D., Apr 2012, In : Particuology. 10, 2, p. 209-220 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Civil engineering: a very short introduction

Muir Wood, D., 2012, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Constitutive modelling

Muir Wood, D., 2012, Mechanical behaviours of soils under environmentally induced cyclic loads. Di Prisco, C. & Muir Wood, D. (eds.). New York: Springer , p. 137-226 90 p. (International Centre for Mechanical Sciences (CISM), Courses and lectures; vol. 534).

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

Cams
Numerical analysis
Clay
Kinematics
Engineers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating modified Cam clay parameters from undrained triaxial compression data using targeted optimisation

Doherty, J., Alguire, H. & Muir Wood, D., Nov 2012, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 49, 11, p. 1285-1292 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cams
Data compression
Clay
Soils
Extrapolation
33 Citations (Scopus)

Fibre reinforced sands: from experiments to modelling and beyond

Diambra, A., Ibraim, E., Russell, A. R. & Muir Wood, D., 2012, In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sand
sand
Fibers
modeling
experiment

Geotechnical engineering education: removing the barriers

Muir Wood, D., 2012, Shaking the foundations of geo-engineering education. McCabe, B., Pantazidou, M. & Phillips, D. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL.: CRC Press, p. 69-74 6 p.

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

11 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneity and soil element testing

Muir Wood, D., 3 Sep 2012, In : Geotechnique Letters. 2, 3, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granular materials
Soils
shear band
Testing
digital image
13 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of degradation of structure on the behaviour of a full scale embankment

Panayides, S., Rouainia, M. & Muir Wood, D., Mar 2012, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 49, 3, p. 344-356 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Embankments
Degradation
Constitutive models
Water
Clay

Mechanical behaviour of soils under environmentally induced cyclic loads

Di Prisco, C. & Muir Wood, D., 2012, Vienna: Springer . (International Centre for Mechanical Sciences (CISM), Courses and lectures; no. 534)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Soils: virtues and vices: spatial awareness

Muir Wood, D., 2012, XIII Congresso Nacional de Geotecnia, Lisboa. Sociedade Portuguesa de Geotecnia, Vol. CD pp20. p. Summary 129

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

Use of centrifuge modeling to improve lessons learned from earthquake case histories

Bertalot, D., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Muir Wood, D. & Villalobos, F. A., 2012, Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (EUROFUGE 2012), 23-24 April, Delft, The Netherlands. p. 1-10 10 p.

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

centrifugal model test
liquefaction
earthquake
Chile earthquake 2010
history
2011

Macroelement modelling

Muir Wood, D., 2011, Mechanical behaviours of soils under environmentally induced cyclic loads. Di Prisco, C. & Muir Wood, D. (eds.). New York: Springer , p. 399-438 40 p. (International Centre for Mechanical Sciences (CISM), Courses and lectures; vol. 534).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Macroelements
Numerical Modeling
Modeling
Soil-structure Interaction
Handed
20 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling the undrained response of fibre reinforced sands

Diambra, A., Ibraim, E., Russell, A. R. & Wood, D. M., Aug 2011, In : Soils and Foundations. 51, 4, p. 625-636 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Photoelastic and photographic study of a granular material

Lesniewska, D. & Wood, D. M., Jul 2011, In : Géotechnique. 61, 7, p. 605-611 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Stresses in granular materials

Wood, D. M. & Lesniewska, D., Aug 2011, In : Granular Matter. 13, 4, p. 395-415 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle