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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-396
... composition, clay mineral type and diagenesis. He outlines terminology and classification with relation to shales, mudstones and mudrocks and concludes with useful sections on engineering problems in shales and mudstones examples including landslide hazards and surface excavations. Other important...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-001
... Abstract Many large rock avalanches and/or landslides have occurred in mountainous regions around the world. Their occurrences are normally rapid and unexpected, which can cause disasters. They have been investigated extensively by many researchers and engineers since the 1903 Frank Slide...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-075
... slope deformation and failure induced by transitioning open-pit to underground mining is proposed in this paper. This method mainly consists of three procedures of modeling, i.e., mining modeling, landslide modeling, and filling modeling, of which landslide modeling is the core of the proposed approach...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-104
... frequency Preisig mechanics isrm13 landslide reservoir geomechanics pressure fluctuation progressive failure perturbation Upstream Oil & Gas 13th international congress deep-seated landslide Reservoir Characterization strength property Montreal seismic fatigue stress change...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-222
... Abstract With the increase of human engineering activities, global climate change and active plate tectonics movement, the giant landslide frequently occurred in southwest China, which caused huge property and human losses. Besides, the potential landslides pose severely threaten...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-208
... Abstract This paper presents an overview of the major landslide hazards in open pit mines in China, the currently used landslide control and monitoring techniques, and development of a new slope control technique incorporating the reinforcement, sliding force monitoring, remote sensing...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-188
... Abstract Nowadays, there is an increasing interest for realistic spring-block models capable of addressing precursor phenomena in catastrophic earthquake-induced landslides. By pre-defining the constitutive law between externally applied stress and induced local strain increments, the dynamic...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-273
... Abstract A representative composite fault-related landslide of the Corinth Gulf graben named "Panagopoula" is reported that considered to be one of the most prone to slope instability sites along the main motorway and railway connecting Athens with the city of Patras. The presence...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-274
... Abstract Some typical landslide phenomena in Western Greece, in terms of the geological composition and structure of the affected materials, induced by heavy rainfalls are thoroughly studied and analyzed. The studied cases involved composite landslides on Flysch and Neogene weak rock materials...
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Paper presented at the 13th ISRM International Congress of Rock Mechanics, May 10–13, 2015
Paper Number: ISRM-13CONGRESS-2015-292
... Abstract The Mitchell Creek Landslide is a large, structurally controlled, complex bedrock instability located in northwestern British Columbia. Characterization of the landslide using aerial photograph, exploration geology, and geotechnical investigation data has been completed allowing...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-340
... ABSTRACT The paper presents a landslide with an estimated volume of about 35,000m 3 occurred in April 2009 alongside the SR25 road in Valgrisenche (Western Italian Alps). The geology of the site comprises heavily jointed paragneisses, micaschists and calcschists with intercalations...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-366
... initiative mechanism Earthquake China Upstream Oil & Gas mechanism rock mass displacement ground motion discontinuous deformation analysis Reservoir Characterization rock avalanche loading landslide numerical model surface rupture seismogenic fault Wenchuan Earthquake DDA...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-351
... ABSTRACT Landslides along highway routes always interrupt traffic and endanger human life. In mountainous area, for the complexities in geology, vegetation cover and hydrological conditions, it's difficult to evaluate the stability of landslides along the highway. It has been recognized...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-369
... Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Yu-Chang Chan Academia Sinica, Institute of Earth Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan Kuo-Jen Chang Department of Civil Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan ABSTRACT: Recent in Taiwan the dip-slope landslide failure frequently caused huge casualties...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-374
... ABSTRACT: The paper introduces the results of long-term observations of the displacement of outlines of underground drainage galleries No. 2 and 3 located at the area of the first stage of landslide protection structures of Odessa shore and of rock deformation in depth of adits (the measuring...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-194
... of the holes are large stones. The large rock cavity phenomenon not only proves that the structure of the landslides in domain I, II and IV are large rock block skeleton with gravel soil, but also proves the good permeability of these accumulation bodies in another way. In addition, the reconnaissance...
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Paper presented at the 12th ISRM Congress, October 16–21, 2011
Paper Number: ISRM-12CONGRESS-2011-172
... pore water pressure extensometer provide early warning presentation sensor instrumentation displacement inclinometer computer landslide deformation Harmonising Rock Engineering and the Environment Qian & Zhou (eds) © 2012 Taylor & Francis Group, London, ISBN 978-0-415-80444-8 The role...
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Paper presented at the 11th ISRM Congress, July 9–13, 2007
Paper Number: ISRM-11CONGRESS-2007-002
... ABSTRACT The surface damage in an abandoned underground limestone mine in Korea is observed to be of different forms from simple sinkhole formation to a large scale landslide of the ground in the subsided area. For the prevention of damage, it is very important to predict an extent of ground...
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Paper presented at the 11th ISRM Congress, July 9–13, 2007
Paper Number: ISRM-11CONGRESS-2007-128
... ABSTRACT The Jietai Temple landslide threatened the safety of the Jietai Temple, an ancient temple with a history of more than 1400 years. In the paper, the landslide is briefly described and the stress is placed on its control. In order to prevent the further development of the landslide...
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Paper presented at the 11th ISRM Congress, July 9–13, 2007
Paper Number: ISRM-11CONGRESS-2007-130
..., still cannot be controlled. To built the road, a large 30m high cut was needed through a highly fractured massif of mudstones and shales of cretaceous age, covered on top by an instable clayey colluvium (Figure 2). The geotechnical conditions of Figure 1. General location of El Cune landslide. Figure 2...

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