Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Deputy Director – Professor Mark Jason Cassidy

Journal Papers

1. Cassidy MJ, Eatock Taylor R, Houlsby GT (2001). Analysis of jack-up units using a Constrained NewWave methodology. Applied Ocean Research, 23, 221-234.

2. Cassidy MJ, Taylor PH, Eatock Taylor R, Houlsby GT (2002). Evaluation of long-term extreme response statistics of jack-up platforms. Ocean Engineering, 29(13), 1603-1631.

3. Houlsby GT, Cassidy MJ (2002). A plasticity model for the behaviour of footings on sand under combined loading. Géotechnique, 52(2), 117-129.

4. Tuty S, Cassidy MJ, Ronalds BF (2002). Investigation of shallow water kinematics and local loading effects on reliability of minimum structures. Journal Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, ASME 124(1), 41-47.

5. Cassidy MJ, Houlsby GT (2002). Vertical bearing capacity factors for conical footings on sand. Géotechnique, 52(9), 687-692.

6. Cassidy MJ, Byrne BW, Houlsby GT (2002). Modelling the behaviour of circular footings under combined loading on loose carbonate sand. Géotechnique, 52(10), 705-712.

7. Cassidy MJ, Houlsby GT, Eatock Taylor R. (2003). Probabilistic models applicable for the short-term extreme response analysis of jack-up platforms. Journal Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, ASME 125(4), 249-263.

8. Cassidy MJ, Byrne BW, Randolph MF (2004). A comparison of the combined load behaviour of spudcan and caisson foundations on soft normally consolidated clay. Géotechnique, 54(2), 91-106.

9. Cassidy MJ, Martin CM, Houlsby GT (2004). Development and application of force resultant models describing jack-up foundation behaviour. Marine Structures,17(3-4), 165-193.

10. Cassidy MJ, Airey DW, Carter JP (2005). Numerical modelling of circular footings subjected to monotonic inclined loading on calcareous sands. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 131(1), 52-63.

11. Vlahos G, Martin CM, Prior MS, Cassidy MJ (2005). Development of a model jack-up unit for the study of soil–structure interaction on clay. Int. Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, 5(2), 31-48.

12. Houlsby GT, Cassidy MJ, Einav I (2005). A generalised Winkler model for the behaviour of shallow foundations. Géotechnique, 55(6), 449-460.

13. Cassidy MJ, Cheong J (2005). The behaviour of circular footings on sand subjected to combined vertical-torsion loading. Int. Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, 5(4), 01-14.

14. Einav I, Cassidy MJ (2005). A framework for modelling rigid footing behaviour based on energy principles. Computers and Geotechnics, 32(7), 491-504.

15. Cassidy MJ (2006). Application of force-resultant models in the analysis of offshore pipelines. Int. Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics, 22(4), 511-515.

16. Bienen B, Cassidy MJ (2006). Three-dimensional analysis of jack-up structures. Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, 9(1), 19-37.

17. Bienen B, Byrne BW, Houlsby GT, Cassidy MJ (2006). Investigating six degree of freedom loading of shallow foundations on sand. Géotechnique, 56(6), 367-379.

18. O’Neill L, Fakas E, Cassidy MJ (2006). A methodology to simulate floating offshore operations using a design wave theory. Journal Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 128(4), 304-313.

19. Vlahos G, Cassidy MJ, Byrne BW (2006). The behaviour of spudcan footings on clay subjected to combined cyclic loading. Applied Ocean Research, 28(3), 209-221.

20. Bienen B, Cassidy MJ (2006). Advances in the three-dimensional fluid-structure-soil interaction analysis of offshore jack-up structures. Marine Structures, 19(2-3), 110-140.

21. Cassidy MJ, Randolph MF, Byrne BW (2006). A plasticity model describing caisson behaviour in clay. Applied Ocean Research, 28(5), 345-358.

22. Cassidy MJ (2007). Experimental observations of the combined loading behaviour of circular footings on loose silica sand. Géotechnique, 57(4), 397-401.

23. Bienen B, Byrne BW, Houlsby GT, Cassidy MJ (2007). Reply to discussion on “Investigating six degree of freedom loading of shallow foundations on sand” by D.V. Morris. Géotechnique, 57(5), 483-484.

24. Bienen B, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ (2007). Centrifuge tests of shallow footing behaviour on sand under combined vertical torsional loading. Int. Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, 7(2), 1-22.

25. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ (2008) Modelling of pipe-soil interaction and its application in numerical simulation. International Journal of Geomechanics, 8(4), 213-229.

26. Cassidy MJ, Uzielli M, Lacasse S (2008). Probability risk assessment of a land slide: A case study at Finneidfjord. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 45(9), 1250-1267.

27. Teh KL, Cassidy MJ, Leung CF, Chow YK, Randolph MF, Quah CK (2008). Revealing the bearing failure mechanisms of a penetrating spudcan through sand overlaying clay. Géotechnique, 58(10), 793-804.

28. Vlahos G, Cassidy MJ, Martin CM (2008). Experimental investigation of the system behaviour of a model three-legged jack-up on clay. Applied Ocean Research, 30(4), 323-337.

29. Bienen B, Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C (2009). Physical modelling of the push-over capacity of a jack-up structure on sand in a geotechnical centrifuge. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 46(2), 190-207.

30. Bienen B, Cassidy MJ (2009). Three-dimensional numerical analysis of centrifuge experiments on a model jack-up drilling rig on sand. Canadian Geotechnical Journal,46(2), 208-224.

31. Cassidy MJ, Quah CK, Foo KS (2009). Experimental investigation of the reinstallation of spudcan footings close to existing footprints. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 135(4), 474-486.

32. Bienen B, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ (2009). The influence of pull-out load on the efficiency of jetting during spudcan extraction. Applied Ocean Research, 31(3), 202-211.

33. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ (2010). The challenge of numerically implementing numerous force-resultant models in the stability analysis of long on-bottom pipelines. Computers and Geotechnics, 37(1-2), 216-232.

34. Hodder MS, Cassidy MJ (2010). A plasticity model for predicting the vertical and lateral behaviour of pipelines in clay soils. Géotechnique, 60(4), 247-263.

35. Hodder MS, White DJ, Cassidy MJ (2010). Analysis of soil strength degradation during episodes of cyclic loading, Illustrated by the T-Bar penetration test. International Journal of Geomechanics, 10(3), 117-123.

36. Cassidy MJ, Vlahos G, Hodder MS (2010). Assessing appropriate stiffness levels for spudcan foundations on dense sand. Marine Structures, 23(2), 187-208.

37. Hossain MS, Cassidy MJ, Daley D, Hannan R (2010). Experimental investigation of perforation drilling in stiff-over-soft clay. Applied Ocean Research, 32(1), 113-123.

38. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C (2010). Advancing pipe-soil interaction models through geotechnical centrifuge testing in calcareous sands. Applied Ocean Research,. 32(3), 284-297.

39. Teh KL, Leung CF, Chow YK, Cassidy MJ (2010). Centrifuge model study of spudcan penetration in sand overlying clay. Géotechnique, 60(11), 825-842.

40. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ (2011). A pipe-soil interaction model incorporating large lateral displacements in calcareous sand. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 137(3), 279-287.

41. Cassidy MJ (2011). Assessing the three-dimensional response of jack-up platforms in directional seas. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering. Korean Society of Civil Engineers, Special Issue on Energy Geotechnology, 15(4), 623-634.

42. Randolph MF, Gaudin C, Gourvenec S, White DJ, Boylan N, Cassidy MJ (2011). Recent advances in offshore geotechnics for deepwater oil and gas developments. Ocean Engineering, 38(7), 818-834.

43. Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ, Bienen B, Hossain MS (2011). Recent contributions of geotechnical centrifuge modelling to the understanding of jack-up spudcan behaviour. Ocean Engineering, 38(7), 900-914.

44. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ, Youssef BS (2011). Consideration for on-bottom stability of unburied pipelines using a dynamic fluid-structure-soil simulation finite element program. International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 21(3), 1-8.

45. Vlahos G, Cassidy MJ, Martin CM (2011). Numerical simulation of pushover tests on a model jack-up platform on clay. Géotechnique, Accepted 18 November 2009. 15 April 2010. doi:10.1680/geot.8.P.114

46. Zhang Y, Bienen B, Cassidy MJ, Gourvenec S (2011). Undrained bearing capacity of deeply buried flat circular foundations under general loading. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE. Accepted 17 June 2011. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000606.

47. Zhang Y, Bienen B, Cassidy MJ, Gourvenec S (2011). The undrained bearing capacity of a spudcan foundation under combined loading in soft clay. Marine Structures, Accepted 7 June 2011.

48. Houlsby GT, Cassidy MJ (2011). A simplified mechanically based model for predicting partially drained behaviour of penetrometers and shallow foundations. Géotechnique Letters,Submitted 17 June 2011. Accepted 21 July 2011.

49. Gaudin C, Bienen B, Cassidy MJ (2011). The mechanisms of jetting extraction of spudcan in soft clay. Géotechnique, doi:10.1680/geot.8.P.152

50. Tian Y, Cassidy MJ (2011). Incorporating uplift in the analysis of shallowly embedded pipelines. Int. Journal of Structural Engineering and Mechanics, Accepted 24 June 2011.

51. Hossain MS, Cassidy MJ, Randolph MF, Baker R (2011). Mechanism based perforation drilling for mitigating punch-through in multi-layered clays. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Accepted 10 August 2011.

52. Zhang Y, Cassidy MJ, Bienen B (2012). Elastic stiffness coefficients for an embedded spudcan in clay. Computers and Geotechnics, 42, 89-97.

53. Zhang Y, Bienen B, Cassidy MJ, Gourvenec S (2012). Undrained bearing capacity of deeply buried flat circular footings under general loading. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 138(3), 385-397.

54. Li AJ, Cassidy MJ, Wang Y, Merifield RS, Lyamin AV (2012). Parametric monte carlo studies of rock slopes based on the hoek-brown failure criterion. Computers and Geotechnics, 45, 11-18.

55. Lee KK, Cassidy MJ, Randolph MF (2012). Use of epoxy in developing miniature ball penetrometers. International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics,12(3), 119-128.

56. Gan CT, Leung CF, Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C, Chow YK (2012). Effect of time on spudcan-footprint interaction in clay. Geotechnique, 62(5), 401-413.

57. Chen R, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ (2012). Investigation of the vertical uplift capacity of deep water mudmats in clay. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 49(7), 853-865.

58. Chen R, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ (2012). Erratum to corrigendum: Investigation of the vertical uplift capacity of deep water mudmats in clay (can. geotech. J., (2012) 49, 7, (853-865)). Canadian Geotechnical Journal,49(8), 1003.

59. Cassidy MJ, Tian Y (2012). Development and application of models for the stability analysis of australia’s offshore pipelines. Australian Geomechanics Journal, 47(2), 61-78.

60. Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C, Randolph MF, Wong PC, Wang D, Tian Y (2012). A plasticity model to assess the keying of plate anchors. Geotechnique, 62(9), 825-836.

61. Cassidy MJ (2012). Experimental observations of the penetration of spudcan footings in silt. Geotechnique,62(8), 727-732.

62. Bienen B, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ, Rausch L, Purwana OA, Krisdani H (2012). Numerical modelling of a hybrid skirted foundation under combined loading. Computers and Geotechnics, 45, 127-139.

63. Bienen B, Gaudin C, Cassidy MJ, Rausch L, Purwana OA (2012). Numerical modelling of undrained capacity of hybrid skirted foundation under combined loading. International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 22(4), 323-329.

64. Youssef BS, Tian Y, Cassidy MJ (2013). Centrifuge modelling of an on-bottom pipeline under equivalent wave and current loading. Applied Ocean Research, 40, 14-25.

65. Cassidy MJ, Uzielli M, Tian Y (2013). Probabilistic combined loading failure envelopes of a strip footing on spatially variable soil. Computers and Geotechnics,49, 191-205.

66. Kong V, Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C (2013). Experimental study of effect of geometry on reinstallation of jack-up next to footprint. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 50(5), 557-573.

67. Hodder MS, White DJ, Cassidy MJ (2013). An effective stress framework for the variation in penetration resistance due to episodes of remoulding and reconsolidation. Geotechnique, 63(1), 30-43.

68. Zhang Z, Bienen B, Cassidy MJ (2013). Development of a combined VHM loading apparatus for a geotechnical drum centrifuge. International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, 13(1), 13-30.

Other

1. Randolph MF, Cassidy MJ (Primary authors) (2008). Digging deep offshore. In Outcomes: Results of research for the real world. Australian Research Council and Palamedia Ltd, 99-101.

2. Cassidy MJ (2009). Engineering for a new generation of offshore production. ATSE Focus. Vol. 154, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, 21-22.

Patents

1. Foo KS, Quah CK, Purwana OA, Cassidy MJ, Gaudin C (2008). Offshore foundation system with integral elements for preloading and extracting. Singapore Patent Application No. 200804224-4, dated 10 June 2008. United States of America Patent Application No. 12/473285, dated 28 May 2009.

2. Foo KS, Quah CK, Purwana OA, Keizer L, Cassidy MJ, Randolph MF (2008). Apparatus and method for soil testing for jack-up rigs. United States of America Patent Application No. 12/202884, dated 2 September 2008.