Identification of rotational failure mechanisms in cohesive media using discontinuity layout optimization

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Smith, C.C.; Gilbert, M.;
(2013)
  • Publisher: ICE Publishing

Discontinuity layout optimisation (DLO) is a generally applicable numerical limit analysis procedure that can be used to identify critical plastic collapse mechanisms in geotechnical problems. Previous research has focused on using plane-strain DLO to identify mechanism... View more
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