Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Professor D. Vaughan Griffiths

Textbooks

1. Smith IM and Griffiths DV (1988) Programming the Finite Element Method. 2nd edition, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, New York.

2. Griffiths DV and Smith IM (9991) Numerical Methods for Engineers. Blackwell Scientific Publications Ltd., Oxford,Boston. U.S. publisher, CRC Press Inc., Boca Raton, Ann Arbor, Boston.

3. Smith IM and Griffiths DV (1998) Programming the Finite Element Method. 3rd edition, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, New York. Reprinted (1999, 2001).

4. Smith IM and Griffiths DV (2003) Programming the Finite Element Method. Simplified Chinese Translation Edition, Wiley/PHEI, Beijing.

5. Smith, IM and Griffiths DV (2004) Programming the Finite Element Method. 4th edition, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, New York. Reprinted (2006, 2008).

6. Griffiths DV and Smith IM (2006) Numerical Methods for Engineers. 2nd edition, Chapman & Hall/CRC Press Inc., Boca Raton.

7. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2008) Risk Assessment in Geotechnical Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ.

Chapters in Textbooks

1. Griffiths DV (1994) Coupled Analyses in Geomechanics. Chapter 5 in Visco-plastic Behaviour of Geomaterials, eds. N.D. Cristescu and G.Gioda, pub. Springer-Verlag, Wien, New York.

2. Griffiths DV (2001) Stability Analysis of Highly Variable Soils by Elasto-Plastic Finite Elements. in Advanced Numerical Applications and Plasticity in Geomechanics, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G. Gioda, Pub. Springer, Wien, New York, pp.159-230.

3. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2007) Review of Probability Theory, Random Variables and Random Fields. Chapter 1 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer, Wien, New York, pp.1-69.

4. Fenton, GA and Griffiths DV (2007) Random Field Generation and the Local Average Subdivision Method. Chapter 9 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer, Wien, New York, pp.201-223.

5. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2007) The random finite element method (RFEM) in steady seepage analysis., Chapter 10 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer Wien, New York, pp.225-241.

6. Fenton GA, Griffiths DV, and Cavers, W (2007) The random finite element method (RFEM) in settlement analysis., Chapter 11 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer Wien, New York, pp.243-270.

7. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Lemons CB (2007) The random finite element method (RFEM) in mine pillar stability analysis. Chapter 12 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer Wien, New York, pp.271-294.

8. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2007) The random finite element method (RFEM) in bearing capacity analysis. Chapter 13 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer Wien, New York, pp.295-315.

9. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2007) The random finite element method (RFEM) in slope stability analysis., Chapter 14 in Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, eds. D.V. Griffiths and G.A. Fenton, Pub. Springer Wien, New York, pp.317-346.

Edited Books

1. Filz GM and Griffiths DV (2000) Numerical Methods in Geomechanics. Geotechnical Special Publication No. 96. Proceedings of the GeoDenver 2000 Symposium. Pub. ASCE.

2. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Martin TR (2000) Slope Stability 2000. Geotechnical Special Publication No. 101. Proceedings of the GeoDenver 2000 Symposium. Pub. ASCE.

3. Griffiths DV and Gioda G (2001) Advanced numerical applications and plasticity in geomechanics, Pub. Springer, Wien, New York.

4. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2007) Probabilistic methods in geotechnical engineering, CISM Courses and Lectures No. 491, Pub. Springer, Wien, New York.

5. Griffiths DV (2007) Educational activities in geotechnical engineering. Geotechnical Special Publication No. 166. Proceedings of Geo-Denver 2007. Pub. ASCE.

6. Phoon KK, Fenton GA, Glynn EF, Juang CH, Griffiths DV Wolff TF and Zhang L (2007) Probabilistic applications in geotechnical engineering. Geotechnical Special Publication No. 170. Proceedings of Geo-Denver 2007. Pub. ASCE.

Journal papers

1. Griffiths DV (1982) Elasto-plastic analyses of deep foundations in cohesive soils. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.6, no.2, pp.211-218.

2. Griffiths DV (1982) Computation of bearing capacity factors using finite elements. Geotechnique, 32, no.3, pp.195-202.

3. Griffiths DV (1984) Rationalised charts for the method of fragments applied to confined seepage. Geotechnique, 34, no.2, pp.229-238.

4. Griffiths DV (1982) A chart for estimating the average vertical stress increase in an elastic foundation below a uniformly loaded rectangular area. Can Geotech J, vol.21, no.4, pp.710-713.

5. Griffiths DV (1985) The effect of pore-fluid compressibility on failure loads in elasto-plastic soil. ,Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.9, no.3, pp.253-259.

6. Griffiths DV and Koutsabeloulis NC (1985) Finite element analyses of vertical excavations. Comput Geotech, vol.1, no.3, pp.221-234.

7. Griffiths DV (1986) Some theoretical observations on conical failure criteria in principal stress space. Int J Solids Struct, vol.22, no.5, pp.553-565.

8. Griffiths DV and Willson SM (1986) An explicit form of the plastic matrix for a Mohr-Coulomb material. Commun Appl Numer Methods, vol.2, pp.523-529.

9. Griffiths DV (1988) Numerical studies of soil-structure interaction using a simple interface model. Can Geotech J, vol. 25, no.1, pp.158-162

10. Griffiths DV and Prevost JH (1988) Two-and three-dimensional dynamic finite element analyses of the Long Valley Dam. Geotechnique, 38, no.3, pp.367-388.

11. Griffiths DV and Prevost JH (1988) The properties of anisotropic conical failure surfaces in relation to the Mohr-Coulomb criterion. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.12, no.5, pp.497-504.

12. Griffiths DV (1988) An iterative method for plastic analysis of frames. Comput Struct, vol.30, no.6, pp.1347-1354.

13. Koutsabeloulis NC and Gritffiths DV (1988) Numerical modelling of the trap-door problem. Geotechnique, 39, no.1, pp.77-89.

14. Griffiths DV (1989) Advantages of consistent over lumped methods for analysis of beams on elastic foundations. Commun Appl Numer Methods, vol.5, no.1, pp.53-60.

15. Griffiths DV (1989) Computation of collapse loads in geomechanics by finite elements. Ing Arch, vol.59, no.3, pp.237-244.

16. Griffiths DV and Li CO (1989) Accurate pore pressure calculation in undrained analysis. Eng Comput (Swansea, Wales), vol.6, no.4, pp.339-342.

17. Griffiths DV (1990) Failure criteria interpretation based on Mohr-Coulomb friction. J Geotech Eng, ASCE, vol.116, no.6, pp.986-999.

18. Griffiths DV (1990) Treatment of skew boundary conditions in finite element analysis. Comput Struct, vol.36, no.6, pp.1009-1012.

19. Griffiths DV and Prevost JH (1990) Stress strain curve generation from simple triaxial parameters. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.14, no.8, pp.587-594.

20. Griffiths DV and Lane PA (1990) Finite element analysis of the shearvane test. Comput Struct, vol.37, no.6, pp.1105-1116.

21. Griffiths DV (1991) Generalized numerical integration of moments. Int J Numer Methods Eng, vol.32, no.1, pp.129-147.

22. Clancy P and Griffiths DV (1991) A spurious zero-energy mode in the numerical analysis of piled slab foundations. Comput Geotech, vol.11, no.2, pp.159-170.

23. Griffiths DV, Hicks MA and Li CO (1991) Transient passive earth pressure analyses. Geotechnique, 41, no.4, pp.615-620.

24. Holt DA and Griffiths DV (1992) Transient analysis of excavations in soil. Comput Geotech, vol.13, no.3, pp.159-174.

25. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (1993) Statistics of block conductivity through a simple bounded stochastic medium. Water Resour Res, vol.29, no.6, pp.1825-1830.

26. Griffiths DV and Li CO (1993) Analysis of delayed failure in sloping excavations. J Geotech Eng, ASCE, vol.119, no.9, pp.1360-1378.

27. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA 1 (1993) Seepage beneath water retaining structures founded on spatially random soil. Geotechnique, 43, no.4, pp.577-587.

28. Griffiths DV (1994) Stiffness matrix of the four-node quadrilateral element in closed-form. Int J Numer Methods Eng, vol.37, no.6, pp.1027-1038. See also Correction in Int J Numer Methods Eng, vol.38, p.2299, (1995).

29. Griffiths DV (1994) Seepage beneath unsymmetric cofferdams. Geotechnique, 44, no.2, pp.297-305.

30. Griffiths DV and Kidger DJ (1995) Enhanced visualization of failure mechanisms by finite elements. Comput Struct, vol.55, no.2, pp.265-269.

31. Griffiths DV and Mustoe GGW (1995) Selective reduced integration of the four-node plane element in closed-form. J Eng Mech, ASCE, vol.121, no.6, pp.725-729.

32. Fenton GA and Griffths DV (1996) Statistics of free surface flow through a stochastic earth dam. J Geotech Eng, ASCE vol.122, no.6, pp.427-436.

33. Paice GM, Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (1996) Finite element modelling of settlements on spatially random soil. J Geotech Eng, ASCE vol.122, no.9, pp.777-779.

34. Woodward PK and Griffiths DV (1996) Influence of viscous damping in the dynamic analysis of an earth dam using simple constitutive models. Comput Geotech vol.19, no.3, pp.245-263.

35. Woodward PK and Griffiths DV (1996) Comparison of the pseudo-static and dynamic behaviour of gravity retaining walls. J Geotech Geolog Eng vol.14, no.2, pp.269-290.

36. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (997) Three-dimensional seepage through a spatially random soil. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.123, no.2, pp.153-160.

37. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (1997) Extreme hydraulic gradient statistics in a stochastic earth dam. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.123, no.11, pp.995-1000.

38. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (1997) A mesh deformation algorithm for free surface problems. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.21, no.12, pp.817-824.

39. Woodward PK and Griffiths DV (1998) Observations on the computation of the bearing capacity factor N by finite elements. Geotechnique, 48, no.1, pp.137-141.

40. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (1998) Probabilistic analysis of exit gradients due to steady seepage. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.124, no.9, pp.789-797.

41. Griffiths DV and Lane PA (1999) Slope stability analysis by finite elements. Geotechnique, 49, no.3, pp.387-403.

42. Lane PA and Griffiths DV (2000) Assessment of stability of slopes under drawdown conditions. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.126, no.5, pp.443-450.

43. Griffiths DV and Mustoe GGW (2001) Modelling of elastic continua using a grillage of structural elements based on discrete element concepts. Int J Numer Methods Eng, vol.50, no.7, pp.1759-1775.

44. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2001) Bearing capacity of spatially random soil: the undrained clay Prandtl problem revisited. Geotechnique, 51, no.4, pp.351-359.

45. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2002) Probabilistic foundation settlement on spatially random soil. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.128, no.5, pp.381-390.

46. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Lemons CB, (2002) Probabilistic analysis of underground pillar stability. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech vol.26, no.8, pp.775-791.

47. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Manoharan N, (2002) Bearing capacity of a rough rigid strip footing on cohesive soil: a probabilistic study. J Geotech Geoenviron vol.128, no.9, pp.743-755.

48. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2003) Bearing capacity prediction of spatially random c-o soils. Can Geotech J, vol.40, no.1, pp.54-65.

49. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2004) Probabilistic slope stability analysis by finite elements. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.130, no.5, pp.507-518.

50. Lu N and Griffiths DV (2004) Pro les of steady-state suction stress in unsaturated soils. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.130, no.10, pp.1063-1076.

51. Griffiths DV and Lu N (2005) Unsaturated slope stability analysis with steady in filtration or evaporation using elasto-plastic finite elements. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech vol.29, pp.249-267.

52. Fenton GA and Griffiths DV (2005) Three-dimensional probabilistic foundation settlement. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.131, no.2, pp.232-239.

53. Fenton GA, Griffiths DV and Williams MB (2005) Reliability of traditional retaining wall design. Geotechnique, 55, no.1, pp.55-62.

54. Jaksa MB, Goldsworthy JS, Fenton GA, Kaggwa WS, Griffiths, DV, Kuo YL and Poulos HG (2005) Towards reliable and effective site investigations. Geotechnique, 55, no.2, pp.109-121.

55. Fenton GA, Griffiths DV and Cavers W (2005) Resistance factors for settlement design. Can Geotech J, vol.42, no.5, pp.1422-1436.

56. Lozada IJ, Osorio JC, Griffiths DV and Cerrolaza M (2005) Semi-analytical integration of the 8-node plane element stiffness matrix using symbolic computation. Numer Meth Part Di Eqns, vol.22, no.2, pp.296-316.

57. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Manoharan N (2006) Undrained bearing capacity of two strip footings on spatially random soil. Int J Geomech, vol.6, no.6, pp.421-427.

58. Chok YH, Jaksa MB, Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Kaggwa WS (2007) A parametric study on reliability of spatially random cohesive slopes. Australian Geomechanics, vol.42, no.2, pp.79-85.

59. Griffiths DV and Marquez RM (2007) Three-dimensional slope stability analysis by elasto-plastic finite elements. Geotechnique, 57, no.6, pp.537-546.

60. Goldsworthy JS, Jaksa MB, Fenton GA, Griffiths DV, Kaggwa WS and Poulos HG (2007) Effect of sample location on the reliability based design of pad foundations. Georisk, vol.1, no.3, pp.155-166.

61. Fenton GA, Zhang X and Griffiths DV (2007) Reliability of shallow foundations designed against bearing failure using LRFD. Georisk, vol.1, no.4, pp.202-215.

62. Videla L, Baloa T, Griffiths DV and Cerrolaza M (2008) Exact integration of an 8-node plane elastic nite element by symbolic computation. Numer Meth Part Di Eqns, vol.24, no.1, pp.249-261.

63. Griffiths DV, Fenton GA and Ziemann HR (2008) Reliability of passive earth pressure. Georisk, vol.2, no.2, pp.113-121.

64. Huang J and Griffiths DV (2008) Observations on return mapping algorithms for piecewise linear yield criteria. Int J Geomech, vol.8, no.4, pp.253-265.

65. Fenton GA, Griffiths DV and Zhang X. Load and resistance factor design of shallow foundations against bearing failure. Can Geotech J, vol.45, no.11, pp.1556-1571.

66. Lozada I, Griffiths DV and Cerrolaza M (2008) Semi-analytical integration of finite element stiffness matrices in axisymmetric problems. Revista Internacional de Metodos Numericos para Calculo y Dise~no en Ingeniera , vol.24, no.4, pp.345-356.

67. Griffiths DV, Huang J and Schiermeyer RP (2009) Elastic stiffness of straight-sided triangular finite elements by analytical and numerical integration. Comm Num Meth Eng, vol.25, no.3, pp.247-262.

68. Huang J and Griffiths DV (2009) Return mapping algorithms and stress predictors for failure analysis in geomechanics. J Eng Mech,vol.135, no.4, pp.276-284.

69. Griffiths DV, Huang J and Fenton GA (2009) On the reliability of earth slopes in three dimensions. Proc R Soc A, vol.465, issue 2110 pp.3145-3164.

70. Griffiths DV, Huang J and Fenton GA (2009) Influence of spatial variability on slope reliability using 2-d random fields. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.135, no.10, pp.1367-1378.

71. Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2009) Probabilistic settlement analysis by stochastic and random nite element methods. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.135, no.11, pp.1629-1637.

72. Griffiths DV and Huang J (2009) Observations on the extended Matsuoka-Nakai failure criterion. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.33, pp.1889-1905, doi = 10.1002/nag.810.

73. Huang J, Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2010) Probabilistic analysis of coupled soil consolidation. J Geotech Geoenviron, vol.136, no.3, pp.417-430, (2010), doi = 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000238.

74. Huang J, Griffiths DV and Fenton GA (2010) System reliability of slopes by RFEM. Soils Found, vol.50, no.3, pp.343-353.

75. Huang J and Griffiths DV (2010) One-dimensional consolidation theories for layered soils and coupled and uncoupled solutions by the finite element method. Geotechnique, 60, no.9, pp.709-713.

76. Lozada IJ, Griffiths DV and Cerrolaza M (2010) Semi-analytical integration of the elastic stiffness matrix of an axisymmetric 8-noded finite element. Numer Meth Part Di Eqns, vol.26, no.6, pp.1624-1635.

77. Menzies WT, Fenton GA, Lake CB and Griffiths DV (2011) A method to assess risk reduction when utilizing GCLs with compacted soil liners. Can Geotech J, vol.48, no.1, pp.146-161.

78. Huang J and Griffiths DV (2011)nObservations on FORM in a simple geomechanics example. Struct Safety, vol.33, no.1, pp.115-119.

79. Fenton GA, Griffiths DV and Ojomo OO (2011) Consequence factors in the ultimate limit state design of shallow foundations. Can Geotech J, vol.48, no.2, pp.265-279.

80. Huang J, Griffiths DV and Wong SW (2011) In situ stress determination from inversion of hydraulic fracturing data. Int J Rock Mechand Min Sci, vol.48, no.3, pp.476-481.

81. Huang J, Griffiths DV and Wong SW (2011) Characterizing natural fracture permeability from mud loss data. SPE Journal, vol.16, no.1, pp.111-114.

82. Griffiths DV, Huang J and deWolfe GF (2011) Numerical and analytical observations on long and infinite slopes. Int J Numer Anal Methods Geomech, vol.35, no.5, pp.569-585.

83. Griffiths DV, Huang J and Fenton GA (2011) Probabilistic infinite slope analysis. Comput Geotech, vol.38, no.4, pp.577-584.

84. Pantelidis L and Griffiths DV (2011) Stability assessment of slopes using different factoring strategies. Published ahead of print in J Geotech Geoenv Eng, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000678.

85. Huang J, Griffiths DV and Wong SW (2011) Initiation pressure, location and orientation of hydraulic fracture. Accepted for publication by Int J Rock Mech Mining Sci, doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2011.11.014.

86. Griffiths DV, Paiboon J, Huang J and Fenton GA (2013) Reliability analysis of beams on random elastic foundations, Geotechnique, 63, 2, 180–188.

87. Paiboon J, Griffiths DV, Huang J, Fenton GA (2013) Numerical analysis of effective elastic properties of geomaterials containing voids using 3D random fields and finite elements, International Journal of Solids and Structures, In press.

1Awarded the George Stephenson Medal for 1993 by the Institution of Civil Engineers, London, England.