Publications

2014

R. Hurley, E. Marteau, G. Ravichandran, and J. E. Andrade. Extracting inter-particle forces in opaque granular materials: Beyond photoelasticity. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 63:154-166, 2014. (pdf)

KW Lim, K Krabbenhoft and JE Andrade. A contact dynamics approach to the granular element method. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 268:557-573, 2014. (pdf)

2013

K.-W. Lim and J. E. Andrade. Granular Element Method (GEM) for three-dimensional discrete element calculations.  International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 2013. doi:10.1002/nag.2203 (pdf)

I. Vlahinic, E. Ando, G. Viggiani, and J.E. Andrade. Towards a more accurate characterization of granular media: extracting quantitative descriptors from grain-scale tomography. Under review, 2013.

2012

J. E. Andrade, I. Vlahinich, K.-W. Lim and A. Jerves.  Multiscale `tomography-to-simulation' framework for granular matter: the road ahead.  Geotechnique Letters, Volume 2, Issue July-September, 2012. (pdf)

I. Vlahinic, J.J. Thomas, H.M. Jennings, and J.E. Andrade. Transient creep effects and the lubricating power of water in materials ranging from paper to concrete and Kevlar. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60: 1350-1362, 2012. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, K.W. Lim, C.F. Avila, and I. Vlahnich. Granular element for computational particle methods.  Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. In  press, 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2012.06.012 (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, Q. Chen, P. H. Le, C. F. Avila, and T. M. Evans. On the rheology of dilative granular media: bridging solid- and fluid-like behavior. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60:1122-1136, 2012. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and C. F. Avila. Granular element method (GEM): linking interparticle forces with macroscopic loading. Granular Matter, 14:51–61, 2012. (pdf)

A. M. Ramos, J. E. Andrade, and A. Lizcano. Modeling diffuse instabilities in sands under drained conditions. Géotechnique, 62:471–478, 2012. (pdf)

Q. Chen, A Seifried, J. E. Andrade, and J. W. Baker. Characterization of random fields and their impact on the mechanics of geosystems at multiple scales. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 36:140–165, 2012. (pdf)

2011

Q. Chen, J. E. Andrade, and E. Samaniego. AES for multiscale localization modeling in granular media. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 200:2473–2482, 2011. (pdf)

W.-C. Sun, J. E. Andrade, J. W. Rudnicki, and P. Eichhubl. Connecting microstructural attributes and permeability from 3D tomographic images of in situ shear-enhanced compaction bands using multiscale computations. Geophysical Research Letters, 38:L10302, 2011. (pdf)

W.-C. Sun, J. E. Andrade, and J. W. Rudnicki. Multiscale method for characterization of porous microstructures and their impact on macroscopic effective permeability.  International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering, 88:1260–1279, 2011. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, C. F. Avila, S. A. Hall, N. Lenoir, and G. Viggiani. Multiscale modeling and characterization of granular matter: from grain kinematics to continuum mechanics. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 59:237–250, 2011. (pdf)

P. C. Fonseca, H. M. Jennings, and J. E. Andrade. A nanoscale numerical model to predict macroscale properties of cement. Mechanics of Materials, 43:408–419, 2011. (pdf)

I. Vlahini´c, H. M. Jennings, J. E. Andrade, and J. J. Thomas. A novel and general form of effective stress in a partially saturated porous material: the influence of microstructure. Mechanics of Materials, 43:25–43, 2011. (pdf)

2009

X. Tu, J. E. Andrade, and Q. Chen. Return mapping for nonsmooth and multiscale elastoplasticity. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 198:2286–2296, 2009. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and X. Tu. Multiscale framework for behavior prediction in granular media. Mechanics of Materials, 41:652–669, 2009. (pdf)

K. C. Ellison and J. E. Andrade. Liquefaction mapping in finite element simulations. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 135:1693–1701, 2009. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade. A predictive framework for static liquefaction. G´eotechnique, 59:673–682, 2009. (pdf)

2008

H. M. Jennings, J. W. Bullard, J. J. Thomas, J. E. Andrade, J. J. Chen, and G. W. Sherer. Characterization and modeling of pores and surfaces in cement paste: correlations to processing and properties. Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, 6:5–29, 2008. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and K. C. Ellison. Evaluation of a predictive constitutive model for sands. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 134:1825–1828, 2008. (pdf)

X. Tu and J. E. Andrade. Criteria for static equilibrium in particulate mechanics computations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 75:1581–1606, 2008. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade, J. W. Baker and K. C. Ellison. Random porosity fields and their influence on the stability of granular media. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 32:1147–1172, 2008. (pdf)

2007

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Modeling deformation banding in dense and loose fluid-saturated sands. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 43:361–383, 2007. (pdf)

2006

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Capturing strain localization in dense sands with random density. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 67:1531–1564, 2006. (pdf)

R. I. Borja and J. E. Andrade. Critical state plasticity, Part VI: Meso-scale finite element simulation of strain localization in discrete granular materials. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 195:5115–5140, 2006. (pdf)

J. E. Andrade and R. I. Borja. Quantifying sensitivity of local site response models to statistical variations in soil properties. Acta Geotechnica, 1:3–14, 2006. (pdf)