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Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering

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The Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (JGGE) covers the general discipline of geotechnical engineering. It includes innovative research, practice-oriented papers, and case studies on new and emerging topics in specific disciplines such as:

  • foundations
  • retaining structures
  • soil dynamics
  • engineering behavior of soil and rock
  • site characterization
  • slope stability
  • dams
  • rock engineering
  • earthquake engineering
  • environmental geotechnics
  • geosynthetics
  • computer modeling
  • groundwater monitoring and restoration
  • coastal and geotechnical ocean engineering

International Journal of Geomechanics

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The International Journal of Geomechanics (IJOG) focuses on geomechanics with emphasis on theoretical aspects, including computational and analytical methods and related validations. fall Within the scope of the journal are applications of interdisciplinary topics such as:

  • geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering
  • mining and geological engineering
  • rock and blasting engineering
  • underground structures
  • infrastructure and pavement engineering
  • petroleum engineering
  • engineering geophysics
  • offshore and marine geotechnology
  • geothermal energy
  • lunar and planetary engineering
  • and ice mechanics

Specific topics covered include:

  • numerical and analytical methods
  • constitutive modeling including elasticity, plasticity, creep, localization, fracture and instabilities
  • neural networks, expert systems, optimization and reliability
  • statics and dynamics of interacting structures and foundations
  • liquid and gas flow through geologic media, contaminant transport and groundwater problems
  • borehole stability, geohazards such as earthquakes, landslides and subsidence
  • soil/rock improvement
  • the development of model validations using laboratory and field measurements

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