Direct Simple Shear (DSS) Model
27 Jun 2013 | Computational Models | Contributor(s): Arash Khosravifar, Ross W Boulanger, Rachelle Howell, Xiaoyue Wang
This is an OpenSees model of a simple shear test. The model can predict the drained or undrained...
RAPID: Geotechnical Engineering Reconnaissance of the M 9.0 Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011
09 Feb 2012 | Poster | Contributor(s): Ross W Boulanger
Poster for NSF RAPID workshop.
Dynamic Behavior of Slickensided Surfaces
23 Aug 2010 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Christopher Meehan, James Duncan, Ross W Boulanger
This project consists of a series of centrifuge tests that were performed using the UC Davis...
Pile Pinning Effects on a Bridge Abutment in Laterally Spreading Ground during Earthquakes
17 Aug 2010 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Ross W Boulanger
Three centrifuge tests conducted at University of California at Davis to study pile pinning...
Collaboration between E-Defense and NEES: Studying Pile Stress in Laterally Spread Ground
17 Aug 2010 | Active Documents | Contributor(s): Ross W Boulanger, Kohji Tokimatsu, Hiroko Suzuki
Two centrifuge model tests, Tests 1 and 2, were planned to estimate failure mechanism of piles...