ZSoil Day 2023 Presentations

Numerics in Geotechnics and Structures 2023

38 years of ZSoil & Structures
25th of August 2023, HEIA, Fribourg in Switzerland


Session 1: 9:00-10:45, chair R. Obrzud
Ji Yin, Jiaqi Wei, Xiang Li, Sihui Xu, Haizhou Yu, SGIDI Engineering Consulting Co Ltd, China
Application of Ultra High Strength Concrete (UHC) Pipe Pile for 200-m super-high-rise building
M. Brandtner, A. Poisel, IGT Geotechnik und Tunnelbau, Austria
A numerical time travel with stops at different problem statements
G.W. Byun, EG soft consulting Seoul, South Korea
Dynamic analysis for ground movement due to blast load on NATM tunnel
J. Minini, iTEC-HEIA-Fribourg, M. Dupays, De Cerenville SA, Switzerland, S. Commend, iTEC-HEIA-Fribourg, GeoMod SA & GeoDev,
Prediction of diaphragm wall displacements using live-bayesian model calibration
Session 2: 11:00-12:15, chair S. Commend
R. Obrzud, Karakas-Français SA & GeoDev., R. Maye, Karakas-Français SA, Switzerland
Application of thick shells to model diaphragm walls in large scale 3D models
M. Preisig, GeoMod SA & GeoDev., Switzerland
Theory, application and validation of interface elements
A. Truty, Cracow University of Technology, Poland
Estimating Hardening Soil model parameters for sands based on CPTU tests and laboratory experimental evidence
Session 3: 14:00-15:15, chair M. Preisig
A. Truty, TRUgeo Co., Poland
New developments in ZSoil v2023 midyear upgrade. Why do we need full van Genuchten’s law, Biot coefficient and modified Bishop effective stress principle?
J. Levkov, EPFL & Geomod SA and L. Léchot, EPFL & GeoMod SA, Switzerland
Using conditional random fields to model slope instabilities
M. Delage, Geomod SA and G. Jacot-Descombes, GeoMod SA, Switzerland
Modeling wood joints with ZSoil
Session 4: 15:30-16:30, chair K. Podleś
Xiang Li, Ji Yin, Jia-qi Wei, SGIDI Engineering Consulting Co Ltd, China
Modelling the process of correcting inclination building by jack-up method in Henan Province, China
A. Truty, TRUgeo Co., Poland
Heat exchangers in ZSoil 2024
S.Kivell, GeoDev. & GeoMod SA Switzerland
What’s new within ZSoil 2024?