Special Issue on Computational Methods in Geotechnical Engineering

Submission Deadline: Dec. 10, 2019

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

  • Special Issue Editor
    • Jian-Yong Han
      Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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    • YANG CHEN
      School of Resources and Civil Engineering, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
    • Pengjiao Jia
      School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales; School of Resources and Civil Engineering, Northeastern University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    • Xin Xie
      Tongji University, Shanghai, China
  • Introduction

    Due to the continuously increasing complexity of the analyzed underground structures and the substantial research, advance computational models and methods are needed to solve these issues. We develop this special issue around the theme of Computational Methods in Geotechnical Engineering to highlight the critical importance of these topics for ongoing progress in geotechnical engineering. Accepted papers will show a diversity of new developments in these areas. This issue accepts high quality articles containing original research results and case studies in terms of studies on deep excavations, tunnels and foundations. And it will let the readers of this journal know more about this fundamental area of computational methods in geotechnical engineering. Aims and Scope: the numerical assessment of the stability of deep excavations and other underground structures computational simulation and monitoring in mechanized tunneling numerical modeling and design of retaining structures optimizing of numerical methods for geotechnical engineering constitutive modeling and parameter selection of soft soils constitutive modeling and parameter selection of soft soils

    Relevant topics that would be considered for inclusion in this special issue include, but are not limited to:

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.journalofcivileng.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.

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