Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr. Klaus Thoeni

Selected publications are available for download in PDF format below.

Book

1. Thoeni K. The Boundary Element Method for Non-Linear Problems: A Novel Approach for an Error-Controlled Adaptive Analysis. Monographic Series TU Graz: Structural Analysis. Verllag der Technischen Universitat Graz, Austria, 2009.

Book chapter

1. Beer G, Duenser C, Riederer K, Carvalho dos Prazeres PG, Thoeni K, Zechner J,
and Stettner M. (2010) Technology Innovation in Underground Construction, chapter 7: Computer Simulation of Conventional Construction, pages 129–161. CRC Press/Balkema.

Journal Publications

1. Giacomini A, Thoeni K, Lambert C, Booth S, Sloan SW (2012) Experimental study on rockfall drapery systems for open pit highwalls. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences 56 (2012) 171–181.

2. Lambert C, Thoeni K, Giacomini A, Casagrande D and Sloan SW (2012) Rockfall hazard analysis from discrete fracture network modelling with finite persistence discontinuities. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 45(5):871–884.

3. Duenser C, Thoeni K, Riederer K, Lindner B and Beer G (2012) New developments of the boundary element method for underground constructions.
International Journal of Geomechanics. In press

4. Prazeres PGC, Thoeni K, and Beer G (2012) Corrigendum to “Nonlinear analysis of NATM tunnel construction with the boundary element methodâ€Â.
Computers and Geotechnics. 42:98.

5. Prazeres P G C, Thoeni K, and Beer G (2012) Nonlinear analysis of natm tunnel construction with the boundary element method.
Computer and Geotechnics, 40, 160-173.

6. Thoeni K, Lambert C, Giacomini A, Sloan SW (2013). Discrete modelling of hexagonal wire meshes with a stochastically distorted contact model. Computers and Geotechnics, 49, 158-169.

Papers in peer reviewed conference proceedings

1. Thoeni K, Hafizi R, and Beer G (2007) Efficient Calculation of Non-Linear Problems using the Boundary Element Method in Tunnelling. In J. Eberhardsteiner, editor, EURO:TUN 2007.

2. Thoeni, K and Beer, G (2008) Error controlled analysis of non-linear problems using the boundary element method. In R. Abascal and M. H. Aliabadi, editors, Advances in Boundary Element Techniques IX, pages 295–300.

3. Duarte, V, Cerrolaza, M, Thoeni, K and Beer, G (2008) Three dimensional piezoelectric boundary element simulation. In Sociedad Venezolana de Metodos Numericos en Ingenieria Facultad de Ingenieria, editor, CIMENICS 2008, IX International Congress on Numerical Methods in Engineering and Applied Sciences.

4. Carvalho dos Prazeres PG, Thoeni K and Beer G (2009) Non-linear Tunnel Analysis with the Boundary Element Method. In G. Meschke, editor, EURO:TUN 2009. Computational Methods in Tunnelling, pages 131–138.

5. Beer G, Duenser C, Riederer K and Thoeni, K (2009) New developments in the simulation of problems in underground construction. In S. Pietruszczak, G.N. Pande, C. Tamagnini, and R.Wan, editors, International Symposium on Computational Geomechanics (COMGEO I), pages 14–20.

6. Beer G, Riederer K and Thoeni K (2010) New developments of the boundary element method with internal cells. In EESC/USP, editor, 11th Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics – PACAM XI.

7. Thoeni K, Lambert C, Giacomini A, and Sloan S (2011) Discrete modelling of a rockfall protective system. In E. Oñate and D.R.J. Owen, editors, Paricles 2011: Fundamentals and Applications, II International Conference on Particle-based Methods. CIMNE International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering.

8. Giacomini A, Thoeni K, Kniest E and Lambert C (2011) In situ experiments of rockfall in an open pit coal mine. In E. Eberhardt and D. Stea, editors, Proceedings, Slope Stability 2011: International Symposium on Rock Slope Stability in Open Pit Mining and Civil Engineering. Canadian Rock Mechanics Association.

9. Thoeni K, Giacomini A, Sloan S, Lambert C, and Casagrande D (2011) Numerical analysis of rockfall hazard in open pit coal mines. In N. Khalili and M. Oeser, editors, Computer Methods for Geomechanics: Frontiers and New Application, volume 2 of 13th International Conference of the IACMAG 2011, pages 1151–1156. Centre for Infrastructure Engineering and Safety

10. Thoeni K, Irschara A and Giacomini A (2012) Efficient photogrammetric reconstruciton of highwalls in open pit coal mines. In 22nd Congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing and 16th Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference.

11. Thoeni K, Giacomini A, Lambert C and Sloan SW (2012) Numerical and experimental investigation of a rockfall drapery system. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14 (EGU2012-1567), EGU General Assembly.

Other conference proceedings

1. Thoeni K, Duenser C, and Beer G (2006) Nichtlineares Materialverhalten in der Methode der Randelemente. In Universität Innsbruck Institut für Grundlagen der Bauingenieurwissenschaften, editor, Forschungskolloquium Baustatik-Baupraxis. In German

2. Thoeni K and Beer G (2007) Efficient Calculation of Non-Linear Problems using the Boundary Element Method. In O. Steinbach, editor, 5. ,Workshop on Adaptive Fast Boundary Element Methods in Industrial Application.

3. Thoeni K and Beer G (2008) Efficient (Error Controlled) Calculation of Non-Linear Problems by the Boundary Element Method. In CIMNE, editor, WCCM8, 8thWorld Congress on Computational Mechanics; ECCOMAS 2008, 5th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering.

4. Thoeni K and Beer G (2009) Fehlerkontrollierte adaptive Berechnung von nichtlinearen Problemen mittels der Randelementemethode. In TU Braunschweig Institut für Statik, editor, Forschungskolloquium Baustatik-Baupraxis. In German.

Thesis

Thoeni K. Error-Controlled Adaptive Analysis of Non-Linear Problems using the BEM. PhD thesis, Graz University of Technology, 2009.

Thoeni, K. Effiziente Berechnung anisotroper Fundamentallösungen für die Methode der Randelemente. Master’s thesis, TU Graz, Austria, 2005. In German

Reports

1. Beer G, Thoeni K, Ulrbich J, Kaundiya I, Hamann E, Kostrzewa M, Mayer G, Großmann S, Lauritzen EK, Anderson CA, Jørgenson KC, and Adriaenssens, S. Seron deliverable 200: Identification and risk classification of critical infrastructures. Technical report, SeRoN Consortium, 2011.

2. Holthausen N, Zulauf C, Ruf D, Kaundiya I, Heimbecher F, Thoeni K, Duenser C, Beer G, Lauritzen EK, Anderson CA and Qvist S. Seron deliverable 100.1: Identification of threats to transport infrastructures. Technical report, SeRoN Consortium, 2011.