Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Professor Andrei Lyamin

Selected publications are available for download in PDF format below.

Journal Papers

1. Lyamin AV, Yu HS, Sloan SW, Hossain MZ (1998). Lower bound limit analysis for jointed rocks using the Hoek-Brown criterion. Australian Geomechanics Journal,33, 46-62.

2. Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2002). Upper bound limit analysis using linear finite elements and nonlinear programming. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 26(2), 181-216.

3. Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2002). Lower bound limit analysis using nonlinear programming. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering,55(5), 573-611. (Significant Paper Award, IACMAG)

4. Augarde CE, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2003). Prediction of undrained sinkhole collapse. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 129(3), 197-205.

5. Merifield RS, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW, Yu HS (2003). Three-dimensional lower bound solutions for stability analysis of plate anchors in clay. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 129(3), 243-253. 

6. Augarde CE, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2003). Stability of an undrained plane strain heading revisited. Computers and Geotechnics, 30(5), 419-430.

7. Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2003). Mesh generation for lower bound limit analysis. Advances in Engineering Software, 34(6), 321-338.

8. Shiau SH, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2003). Bearing capacity of a sand layer on clay by finite element limit analysis. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 40(5), 900-915.

9. Salgado R, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW, Yu HS (2004). Two- and three-dimensional bearing capacity of foundations in clay. Géotechnique, 54(5), 297-306.

10. Hjiaj M, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2004). Bearing capacity of a cohesive-frictional soil under non-eccentric inclined loading. Computers and Geotechnics, 31(6), 491-516.

11. Hjiaj M, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2005). Numerical limit analysis solutions for the bearing capacity factor N gamma. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 42(5-6), 1681-1704.

12. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Hjiaj M, Sloan SW (2005). A new discontinuous upper bound limit analysis formulation. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 63(7), 1069-1088. (Significant Paper Award, IACMAG)

13. Merifield RS, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2005). Stability of inclined plate anchors in purely cohesive soil. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, 131(6), 792-799.

14. Lyamin AV, Sloan SW, Krabbenhøft K, Hjiaj M (2005). Lower bound limit analysis with adaptive remeshing. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 63(14), 1961-1974.

15. Merifield RS, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2006). Three-dimensional lower bound solutions for the stability of plate anchors in sand. Géotechnique, 56(2), 123-132.(Telford Premium, ICE) 

16. Merifield RS, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2006). Limit analysis solutions for the bearing capacity of rock masses using the generalised Hoek-Brown criterion. International Journal for Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 43(6), 920-937.

17. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2007). Bounds to shakedown loads for a class of deviatoric plasticity models. Computational Mechanics, 39(6), 879-888.

18. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW, Wriggers P (2007). An interior-point algorithm for rate independent elastoplasticity. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 69(3), 592-626.

19. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2007). Formulation and solution of some plasticity problems as conic programs. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44(5), 1533-1549.

20. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2007). Shakedown solutions of a cohesive-frictional half-space subjected to rolling and sliding contact. International Journal of Solids and Structures,  44(11-12), 3998-4008.

21. Lyamin AV, Salgado R, Sloan SW, Prezzi M (2007). Two and three-dimensional bearing capacity of footings on sand. Géotechnique, 57(8), 647-662.

22. Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2008). Three-dimensional Mohr-Coulomb limit analysis using semi-definite programming. Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, 24(11),1107-1119.

23. Zhao JD, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV, Krabbenhøft K (2008). Bounds for shakedown of cohesive-frictional materials under moving surface loads. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 45(11-12), 3290-3312.

24. Shiau JS, Augarde CE, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2008). Finite element limit analysis of passive earth resistance in cohesionless soils. Soils and Foundations, 48(6), 843-850.

25. Wilson DW, Abbo AJ, Sloan SW and Lyamin AV (2012) Undrained Stability of a Square Tunnel where the Shear Strength Increases Linearly with Depth. Computers and Geotechnics. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2012.09.005

25. Li AJ , Merifield RS, Lyamin AV (2008). Stability charts for rock slopes based on the Hoek-Brown failure criterion. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 45(5), 689-700.

26. Al-Tarawneh KK, Buzzi O, Krabbenhøft K, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2009). An indirect approach for correlation of permeability and diffusion coefficients. Diffusion and Defect Data. Pt A Defect and Diffusion Forum, 283-286, 504-514.

27. Yamamoto K, Lyamin AV, Abbo AJ, Sloan SW, Hira M (2009). Bearing capacity and failure mechanism of different types of foundations on sand. Soils and Foundations, 49(2), 305-314.

28. Li AJ, Lyamin AV, Merifield RS (2009). Seismic rock slope stability charts based on limit analysis methods. Computers and Geotechnics, 36(1-2), 135-148.

29. Kuo YL, Jaksa MB, Lyamin AV, Kaggwa WS (2009). ANN-based model for predicting the bearing capacity of strip footing on multi-layered cohesive soil.  Computers and Geotechnics, 36(3), 503-516.

30. Li AJ, Merifield RS, Lyamin AV (2009). Limit analysis solutions for three dimensional undrained slopes. Computers and Geotechnics, 36(8), 1330-1351.

31. Yamamoto K, Lyamin AV, Wilson DW, Sloan SW, Abbo AJ (2011). Stability of a circular tunnel in cohesive-frictional soil subjected to surcharge loading. Computers and Geotechnics, 38(4), 504-514.

32. Abbo AJ, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW, Hambleton JP (2011). A C2 continuous approximation to the Mohr–Coulomb yield surface. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 48(21), 3001-3010.

33. Shiau JS, Merifield RS, Lyamin AV, Sloan SW (2011). Undrained stability of footings on slopes. International Journal of Geomechanics, 11(5), 381-390.

34. Wilson DW, Abbo AJ, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV (2011). Undrained stability of a circular tunnel where the shear strength increases linearly with depth. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 48(9), 1328-1342.

35. Yamamoto K, Lyamin AV, Wilson DW, Sloan SW, Abbo AJ (2011). Stability of a single tunnel in cohesive-frictional soil subjected to surcharge loading. Canadian Geotechnical Journal,48, 1841-1854.

36. Krabbenhoft K, Lyamin AV (2012), Computational Cam clay plasticity using second-order cone programming. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 209-212, 239-249.

37. K Krabbenhoft, MR Karim, AV Lyamin, SW Sloan (2012). Associated computational plasticity schemes for nonassociated frictional materials. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering,, 90, 1089-1117.

38. K Krabbenhoft, J Huang, M Vicente da Silva, AV Lyamin (2012). Granular contact dynamics with particle elasticity. Granular Matter, 14, 607-619.

39. Huang J, Krabbenhoft K, Lyamin AV (2013). Statistical homogenization of
elastic properties of cement paste based on X-ray. International Journal
of Solids and Structures,
50, 699-709.

40. Yamamoto K, Lyamin AV, Wilson DW, Sloan SW, Abbo AJ (2013). Stability of dual circular tunnels in cohesive-frictional soil subjected to surcharge loading. Computers and Geotechnics, 50, 41-54.

41. Wilson DW, Abbo AJ, Sloan SW and Lyamin AV (2013). Undrained Stability of a Square Tunnel where the Shear Strength Increases Linearly with Depth. Computers and Geotechnics, 49, 314-325.

42. Abbo AJ, Wilson DW, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV (2013). Undrained stability of wide rectangular tunnels. Computers and Geotechnics, 53, 46-59.

43. Huang JS, Lyamin AV, Griffiths DV, Krabbenhoft K, Sloan SW (2013). Quantitative risk assessment of landslide by limit analysis and random fields. Computers and Geotechnics, 53, 60-67.

44. Georgiadis K, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV (2013). Ultimate lateral pressure of two side-by-side piles. Géotechnique, 63(9), 733–745.

45. Zhang X, Krabbenhoft K, Pedroso DM, Lyamin AV, Sheng D, Vicente da Silva M,
Wang D (2013). Particle finite element analysis of large deformation and
granular flow problems. Computers and Geotechnics, 54, 133-142.

46. Georgiadis K, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV (2013). Undrained limiting lateral
soil pressure on a row of piles. Computers and Geotechnics, 54, 175-184.

47. Munoz JJ, Lyamin AV, Huerta A (2013). Stability of anchored sheet wall in cohesive-frictional soil subjected to surcharge loading. Computers and Geotechnics, 49, 314-325.

48. Georgiadis K, Sloan SW, Lyamin AV (2013). Effect of loading direction on the ultimate lateral soil pressure of two piles in clay. Geotechnique, 63(13), 1170-1175.