eISSN: 2618-6446
Latest Issue Archive Future Issues About Us JOURNALS

SETSCI - Volume 3 (2018)
ISAS2018-Winter - 2nd International Symposium on Innovative Approaches in Scientific Studies, Samsun, Turkey, Nov 30, 2018

Usage of Numerical Analysis Programs in Geotechnical Engineering Applications (ISAS2018-Winter_84)
Zülal Akbay Arama1*
1İstanbul University, İstanbul, Turkey
* Corresponding author: zakbay@istanbul.edu.tr
Published Date: 2019-01-14   |   Page (s): 443-446   |    19     5

ABSTRACT Recently, it is inevitable to use numerical analysis methods for several geotechnical engineering problems solution
due to the complexity of behavior characteristics of soil medium. In this study, numerical analysis methods that are used to obtain
numerical analysis programs for modelling and designing geotechnical engineering projects are investigated and shortly
explained. The factors that are effecting the numerical analysis solution are summarized and advantages, limitations and
applicability conditions according to the geotechnical structures are evaluated with a holistic view.  
KEYWORDS Geotechnical engineering, geotechnical design, design programs, numerical analysis, numerical modeling.
REFERENCES [1] M. M. Berilgen, Geoteknikte Sayısal Analizler-Yöntemler, Esaslar ve Sınırlamalar, Zemin Mekaniği ve Temel Mühendisliği 15. Ulusal Kongresi, 16-17 October 2014, METU, Ankara.
[2] J. H. Atkinson, Foundations and Slopes: An Introduction to Applications of Critical State Soil Mechanics, Mc Graw-Hill Book Company, 1981.
[3] W. F. Chen, Limit Analysis and Soil Plasticity, Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, New York, 1975.
[4] (2018) Finite Element Method –Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (1), website. [Online]. Available:
https://geosynthetic.wordpress.com/2015/10/17/finite-elementmethod-numerical-methods-in-geotechnical-engineering-3
[5] (2018) Finite Element Method –Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (2), website. [Online]. Available: https://geosynthetic.wordpress.com/2015/10/16/numerical-methodsin-geotechnical-engineering-2-finite-difference-method/
[6] P. A. Cundall, A Computer Model for Simulating Progressive Large Scale Movements in Blcky Rock Systems, ISRM Sym., Nancy, France, 1971.
[7] P. A. Cundall and O. D. L. Strack, A Discrete Numerical Model for Granular Assemblies, Geotechnique, Vol. 29 (1), pp. 47-65, 1979.
[8] (2018) Itasca website. [Online]. Available: https://www.itascacg.com/software/udec
[9] (2018) Itasca website. [Online]. Available: https://www.itascacg.com/software/pfc
[10] V. D. Frederic, V. Richefeu, S. A. Magnier, Advances in Discrete Element Method Applied to Soil, Rock, and Concrete Mechanics, EJGE, Bouquet 2008.
[11] S. Lobo- Guerreno and L. E. Vallejo, DEM as an Educational Tool in Geotechnical Engineering, GeoCongress, 2006.
[12] Special Session Organised under Auspices of ISSMGE TC103 Numerical Methods in Geomechanics, Emerging Trends in Numerical Methods for Geotechnical Engineering, China Europan Conference on Geotechnical Enginerring, 13-16 August 2018, Vienna, Austria.
[13] H. Kılıç, Geoteknik Mühendisliğinde Sayısal Analiz Notları, TMMOB İnşaat Mühendisleri Odası Geoteknik Meslekiçi Eğitim Kursu, 3 December 2017, İstanbul.

SET Technology - Turkey

eISSN  : 2618-6446

E-mail : info@set-science.com
+90 533 2245325

Tokat Technology Development Zone Gaziosmanpaşa University Taşlıçiftlik Campus, 60240 TOKAT-TURKEY
©2018 SET Technology