Featured Downloadable Publications

2017

S. Kedar, J.E. Andrade, W.B. Barnet, P. Delage, M. Golombek, M. Grott, T. Hudson, A. Kiely, M. Knapmeyer, B. Knapmayer-Endrun, C. Krause, T. Kawamura, P. Lognonne, T. Pike, Y. Ruan, T. Spohn, N. Teanby, J. Tromp, and J. Wookey. Analysis of regolith properties using seismic signals generated by InSight’s HP3 penetrator.(pdf), June 2017.

Reid Kawamoto, Edward And`o, Gioacchino Viggiani, and Jos´e E. Andrade. All you need is shape: predicting shear banding in sand with LS-DEM. (pdf), June 2017.

2016

R. Kawamoto, E. Ando, G. Viggiani and J. E. Andrade.Level set discrete element method for three-dimensional computations with triaxial case study. Journal of Mechanics and Physics of Solids 91 (2016) 1-13, 2016. (pdf)

U. Mital and J. E. Andrade. Mechanics of origin of flow liquefaction instability under proportional strain triaxial compression. Acta Geotechnica, 2016, DOI 10.1007/s11440-015-0430-8 (pdf)

2015

RC Hurley and JE Andrade. Friction in inertial granular flows: competition between dilation and grain-scale dissipation rates. Granular Matter, 17 (3), pp 287-295, 2015. (pdf)

T Mohammadnejad and JE Andrade. Flow liquefaction instability prediction using finite elements. Acta Geotechnica, 10 (1), pp. 83-100, 2015. (pdf)

2014

AM Booth, RC Hurley, MP Lamb, and JE Andrade. Force chains as the link between particle and bulk friction angles in granular material. Geophysical Research Letters, 41 (24), pp 8862-8869, 2014. (pdf)

KW Lim, K Krabbenhoft and JE Andrade. On the contact treatment of non-convex particles in the granular element method, Computational Particle Mechanics, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp 257-275, 2014. (pdf)

R. Hurley, E. Marteau, G. Ravichandran, and J. E. Andrade. Extracting inter-particle forces in opaque granular materials: Beyond photoelasticity. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 63:154-166, 2014. (pdf)

KW Lim, K Krabbenhoft and JE Andrade. A contact dynamics approach to the granular element method. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 268:557-573, 2014. (pdf)

2013

JE Andrade, AM Ramos and A Lizcano. Criterion for flow liquefaction instability. Acta Geotechnica, 8 (5), pp 525-535, 2013. (pdf)

K.-W. Lim and J. E. Andrade. Granular Element Method (GEM) for three-dimensional discrete element calculations. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 2013. doi:10.1002/nag.2203 (pdf)

I. Vlahinic, E. Ando, G. Viggiani, and J.E. Andrade. Towards a more accurate characterization of granular media: extracting quantitative descriptors from grain-scale tomography. Under review, 2013. (pdf)

C Senatore, M Wulfmeier, I Vlahinić, JE Andrade, and K Iagnemma. Design and implementation of a particle image velocimetry method for analysis of running gear–soil interaction. Journal of Terramechanics, 50 (5-6), pp 311-326, 2013. (pdf)

2012

J. E. Andrade, I. Vlahinich, K.-W. Lim and A. Jerves. Multiscale `tomography-to-simulation' framework for granular matter: the road ahead. Geotechnique Letters, Volume 2, Issue July-September, 2012. (pdf)

I. Vlahinic, J.J. Thomas, H.M. Jennings, and J.E. Andrade. Transient creep effects and the lubricating power of water in materials ranging from paper to concrete and Kevlar. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60: 1350-1362, 2012. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, K.W. Lim, C.F. Avila, and I. Vlahnich. Granular element for computational particle methods. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 241-244, 2012, 262-274. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, Q. Chen, P. H. Le, C. F. Avila, and T. M. Evans. On the rheology of dilative granular media: bridging solid- and fluid-like behavior. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60:1122-1136, 2012. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and C. F. Avila. Granular element method (GEM): linking interparticle forces with macroscopic loading. Granular Matter, 14:51–61, 2012. (pdf)

A. M. Ramos, J. E. Andrade, and A. Lizcano. Modeling diffuse instabilities in sands under drained conditions. Géotechnique, 62:471–478, 2012. (pdf)

Q. Chen, A Seifried, J. E. Andrade, and J. W. Baker. Characterization of random fields and their impact on the mechanics of geosystems at multiple scales. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 36:140–165, 2012. (pdf)

2011

Q. Chen, J. E. Andrade, and E. Samaniego. AES for multiscale localization modeling in granular media. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 200:2473–2482, 2011. (pdf)

W.-C. Sun, J. E. Andrade, J. W. Rudnicki, and P. Eichhubl. Connecting microstructural attributes and permeability from 3D tomographic images of in situ shear-enhanced compaction bands using multiscale computations. Geophysical Research Letters, 38:L10302, 2011. (pdf)

W.-C. Sun, J. E. Andrade, and J. W. Rudnicki. Multiscale method for characterization of porous microstructures and their impact on macroscopic effective permeability. International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering, 88:1260–1279, 2011. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, C. F. Avila, S. A. Hall, N. Lenoir, and G. Viggiani. Multiscale modeling and characterization of granular matter: from grain kinematics to continuum mechanics. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 59:237–250, 2011. (pdf)

P. C. Fonseca, H. M. Jennings, and J. E. Andrade. A nanoscale numerical model to predict macroscale properties of cement. Mechanics of Materials, 43:408–419, 2011. (pdf)

I. Vlahini´c, H. M. Jennings, J. E. Andrade, and J. J. Thomas. A novel and general form of effective stress in a partially saturated porous material: the influence of microstructure. Mechanics of Materials, 43:25–43, 2011. (pdf)

2009

X. Tu, J. E. Andrade, and Q. Chen. Return mapping for nonsmooth and multiscale elastoplasticity. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 198:2286–2296, 2009. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and X. Tu. Multiscale framework for behavior prediction in granular media. Mechanics of Materials, 41:652–669, 2009. (pdf)

K. C. Ellison and J. E. Andrade. Liquefaction mapping in finite element simulations. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 135:1693–1701, 2009. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade. A predictive framework for static liquefaction. G´eotechnique, 59:673–682, 2009. (pdf)

2008

H. M. Jennings, J. W. Bullard, J. J. Thomas, J. E. Andrade, J. J. Chen, and G. W. Sherer. Characterization and modeling of pores and surfaces in cement paste: correlations to processing and properties. Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, 6:5–29, 2008. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and K. C. Ellison. Evaluation of a predictive constitutive model for sands. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 134:1825–1828, 2008. (pdf)

X. Tu and J. E. Andrade. Criteria for static equilibrium in particulate mechanics computations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 75:1581–1606, 2008. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, J. W. Baker and K. C. Ellison. Random porosity fields and their influence on the stability of granular media. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 32:1147–1172, 2008. (pdf)

2007

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Modeling deformation banding in dense and loose fluid-saturated sands. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 43:361–383, 2007. (pdf)

2006

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Capturing strain localization in dense sands with random density. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 67:1531–1564, 2006. (pdf)

R. I. Borja and J. E. Andrade. Critical state plasticity, Part VI: Meso-scale finite element simulation of strain localization in discrete granular materials. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 195:5115–5140, 2006. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Quantifying sensitivity of local site response models to statistical variations in soil properties. Acta Geotechnica, 1:3–14, 2006. (pdf)