Preliminaries 
HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING: NOVEL ARCHITECTURES AND APPLICATIONS SESSION ORGANISED BY G.A. GRAVVANIS 
1 
Parallel Iterative Methods Based on Finite Element Approximate Inverses on Uniprocessor and Multicomputer Systems
K.M. Giannoutakis and G.A. Gravvanis 
2 
Acceleration of an ElementbyElement Preconditioned Conjugate Gradient Solver for ThreeDimensional Tetrahedral Finite Elements using Field Programmable Gate Arrays
J. Hu, S.F. Quigley and A.H.C. Chan 
3 
WebComV: A Framework to Virtualise Parallel Computing Resources
T. Enright, J.P. Morrison and I. Banicescu 
4 
Reliable Performance Prediction for Parallel Scientific Software in a MultiCluster Grid Environment
G. Romanazzi, P.K. Jimack and C.E. Goodyer 
5 
Supporting MiG and WebCom Interaction
R. Andersen, B. Vinter, D.A. Power and J.P. Morrison 
6 
A Parallel Implementation for Finding the Longest Common Subsequence
P.D. Michailidis and K.G. Margaritis 
PARTITIONED METHODS FOR THE COMPUTATION OF FLUIDSTRUCTURE INTERACTIONS SESSION ORGANISED BY H. BIJL 
7 
FluidStructure Coupling for Large Simulations Using Radial Basis Functions
T.C.S. Rendall and C.B. Allen 
8 
FluidStructure Interaction Coupling Techniques Based on Sensitivities
J. Degroote, P. Bruggeman, R. Haelterman and J. Vierendeels 
9 
A Modular and Efficient Simulation Environment for FluidStructure Interactions with Large Domain Deformation
M. Mehl, M. Brenk, I.L. Muntean, T. Neckel and T. Weinzierl 
10 
Dynamic Fluid Structure Interaction on Parallel Clusters
A.K. Slone, A.J. Williams, T.N. Croft and M. Cross 
QUANTIFICATION OF UNCERTAINTY IN SIMULATIONS SESSION ORGANISED BY M.Y. HUSSAINI AND S.V. POROSEVA 
11 
Assessment of Imprecise Probability Using Efficient Probabilistic ReAnalysis
F. Farizal and E. Nikolaidis 
12 
Deterministic Propagation of Model Parameter Uncertainties in Compressible NavierStokes Calculations
T.J. Barth 
13 
A Multimodel Approach Based on Evidence Theory for Reducing Uncertainty in Simulations
S.V. Poroseva 
14 
Quantification of Uncertainty Associated with LowFidelity Simulations
G. Klopfer, M.Y. Hussaini, P. Ngnepieba and A. Zatezalo 
15 
Uncertainty Quantification with Adaptive Mesh Refinement in a Chemical System

16 
Unsteady Adaptive Stochastic Finite Elements for Quantification of Uncertainty in TimeDependent Simulations
J.A.S. Witteveen and H. Bijl 
17 
Multirate Sampled Data System Robustness: Frequency Analysis

ADVANCES IN MODELLING AND COMPUTATION OF INTERFACES SESSION ORGANISED BY F. LEBON 
18 
Modelling of the Energy Dissipation Generated by Friction in Granular Flow Using the Discrete Element Method
V.D. Nguyen, J. Fortin, M. Guessasma, E. Bellenger and P. Coorevits 
19 
Stabilized Finite Elements for Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Problems
W. Habchi, D. Eyheramendy, P. Vergne and G. MoralesEspejel 
20 
The Smoothed Extended Finite Element Method
S. Natarajan, S. Bordas, Q.D. Minh, H.X. Nguyen, T. Rabczuk, L. Cahill and C. McCarthy 
21 
Microstructure Interaction in Biological Tissue
M. Buonsanti and A. Pontari 
22 
Homogenization Methods for Interface Modelling in Damaged Masonry
A. Rekik and F. Lebon 
23 
External Fluid Pressure Effects on the Contact Conditions of a Mechanical Seal
H. Kawashima 
24 
The Element Embeddded Interfaces Approach for Modelling Damaged Interfaces
M. Cuomo and L. Contrafatto 
DECISION MAKING IN ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT SESSION ORGANISED BY N.F. PAN 
25 
A Construction Influence Information Management System for Coastal Engineering
Y.C. Shiau, C.T. Lian, D.H. Chu and D.J. Chu 
26 
A Study for the Establishment of a Knowledge Base for Innovative Building Materials
Y.C. Shiau, L.T. Lu, C.C. Ko and S.C. Yang 
27 
A Development Planner for Resort Investment
R.J. Dzeng, N.F. Pan and H.Y. Lee 
28 
On Landslides of the Shihmen Reservoir Watershed and the Development of its Management System
Y.C. Shiau, C.S. Huang, C.A. Lin and D.J. Chu 
29 
Factors Affecting Engineering Decision Making in the International Environment
N.S. AlKaabi 
30 
The "Qualified Lowest Bid" Award Mechanism in the Electronic Tendering Age
R.Y. Huang 
31 
Construction Technological Strategy Planning Based on Patent Analysis
W.D. Yu, S.S. Lo and T.M. Cheng 
32 
Evaluating the Effect of Multiple Factors on Unit Prices for Supporting Bid Price Decisions
W.C. Wang, C.H. Hsu, S.S. Wang and C.C. Lin 
33 
Analysis of Maintenance Cost for Large Hospital Buildings in Taiwan
S.J. Guo and T.P. Lo 
34 
Knowledge Value Adding Model for Quantitative Performance Evaluation of the Community of Practice in a Consulting Firm
W.D. Yu, H.H. Yao, S.J. Liu and P.L. Chang 
35 
Mining Association Rules in a Bridge Deterioration Database
N.F. Pan, R.J. Dzeng and H.H. Chang 
36 
Estimating Bridge Performance Using Time Series Analysis
N.F. Pan, H.H. Chang and T.C. Lin 
MULTISCALE SIMULATION SESSION ORGANISED BY D. ROOSE 
37 
A MicroMacro Method for the Simulation of Plant Tissue Deformation
P. Ghysels, G. Samaey, B. Tijskens, H. Ramon and D. Roose 
38 
A Hybrid Molecular Continuum Method Using Point Wise Coupling
N. Asproulis, M. Kalweit and D. Drikakis 
39 
Coupled Discrete and Continuum Approach to the Behaviour of Ballast
M. Hammoud, D. Duhamel, K. Sab and F. Legoll 
40 
A Multiscale Method for Transient Dynamic Analysis of Assemblies with Friction

41 
Computational Homogenization of Perfused Deforming Tissues

42 
Development of Multiscale Modeling Techniques for Composite Scarf Joints
Y.W. Kwon, T.R. Greene and S. Bartlett 
43 
Extension of the LaTIn Framework for MultiScale Computation of FluidStructure Interaction

44 
Parallel Computing Features of a Multiscale Strategy with Space and Time Homogenization

COMPUTATIONAL FLUID MECHANICS SESSION ORGANISED BY N.C. MARKATOS 
45 
Computational Fluid Dynamics Based Shape Optimization of a MetalOrganic Chemical Vapor Deposition System Using Evolutionary Algorithms
T.C. Xenidou, A.G. Boudouvis and N.C. Markatos 
46 
The Effects of ThermoElectrically Induced Convection in Alloy Solidification
A. Kao, K. Pericleous, M. Patel and V. Voller 
47 
Modelling the Behaviour of an Oil Spill in Marine Environments
N.C. Markatos and M.G. Psaltaki 
48 
Numerical FluidStructure Interaction Study of a Cantilevered Pipe Discharging or Aspirating Fluid via a Computational Fluid Dynamics and Finite Element Analysis Model

49 
Numerical Simulation of the Dispersion of Toxic Pollutants from Large Tank Fires
C.D. Argiropoulos, M.N. Christolis, Z. Nivolianitou and N.C. Markatos 
50 
Turbulence Model Performance in Continuous Casting Simulations
K. Pericleous, G. Djambazov, J.F. Domgin and P. Gardin 
MESH GENERATION AND ADAPTION SESSION ORGANISED BY J. SARRATE RAMOS AND J.M. ESCOBAR SÁNCHEZ 
51 
Alignment of Surface Triangulations for Approximating Interior Curves

52 
Automatic Generation of Structured Hexahedral Meshes for NonSimply Connected Geometries Using Submapping

53 
Discretization of MultiPhase Microstructures Using Recursive Subdivision and the Advancing Front Technique
D. Rypl and Z. Bittnar 
54 
Studying the Quality Measures for Finite Element Meshes with Triangular Elements

NEW METHODS OF CHARACTERISATION OF BONE QUALITY SESSION ORGANISED BY L. HADJILEONTIADIS 
55 
Microdamage Evaluation in Human Trabecular Bone Using NonLinear Ultrasound
K. Zacharias, E. Balabanidou, I. Hatzokos, L.J. Hadjileontiadis, E. Douka, I. Rekanos and A. Trochidis 
56 
A Dual Energy Xray Absorptiometry Validation of a Bone Remodelling Model for the Assessment of Osteoporotic Bone Quality
L. Santos, P.G. Coelho, J.E. Fonseca, H.C. Rodrigues and P.R. Fernandes 
57 
Stress Distribution in the Mandible influenced by Nobel Biocare, 3i and Neoss Implant Thread Designs
H. Guan, R.C. van Staden, Y.C. Loo, N.W. Johnson and N. Meredith 
58 
Microstructural Finite Element Models for the Assessment of Overall Mechanical Properties of Trabecular Bone

59 
The Influence of the Pelvic Bone on the Acetabular Component Analysis
S. Barreto, J. Folgado, J. Monteiro and P.R. Fernandes 
ANALYSES OF PERFORMANCE AND FAILURES OF CONSTRUCTED FACILITIES SESSION ORGANISED BY H.M. ALHUMAIDI AND F.C. HADIPRIONO 
60 
Bridge Failure Analysis Using Fuzzy Fault Tree Methods
H.M. AlHumaidi and F. Hadipriono Tan 
61 
Database Design on International Classification of Building Diseases
C.Y. Chang, C.P. Huang and C.Y. Lin 
62 
Construction Project Delay Analysis Using Fuzzy Sets
H.M. AlHumaidi and F. Hadipriono Tan 
INFORMATION MODELING AND TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS FOR CONSTRUCTION SESSION ORGANISED BY Q.V. CHEN AND F.C. HADIPRIONO 
63 
A Decision Support System for Planning Highway Life Cycle Investments
A.P. Chassiakos, D.D. Theodorakopoulos and E. Kokoli 
64 
Physical Interface Object Modelling in Construction
Q. Chen and G. Reichard 
65 
Measuring the Impact Cost of Work Disruption
W. Lo, Y.T. Chen and W.S. Lin 
66 
Cost Optimization of Projects with Repetitive Activities Using Genetic Algorithms
E. Elbeltagi and E.M. ElKassas 
67 
An Evolutionary Algorithm for the Resource Constrained Project Scheduling Problem

68 
To Integrate or Not to Integrate: Software for Mobile Computing Devices
Q. Chen and T. Mills 
NUMERICAL AND COMPUTATIONAL LINEAR ALGEBRA SESSION ORGANISED BY R. BRU 
69 
Strategies for Improving Automated MultiLevel SubStructuring
T. Hilgert and H. Voss 
70 
Incomplete Factorization for Preconditioning Shifted Linear Systems Arising in Wind Modelling

71 
Spectral Low Rank Preconditioning for Computational Electromagnetics Applications
J. Marin, N. Malla and E. Pascual 
72 
A Numerical Study of NewtonLike Methods for Nonlinear Systems with a Singular Jacobian

73 
TwoStage Methods Based on ILU Factorizations for Mildly Nonlinear Systems

74 
Generalized Top and Bottom Binary nTuples

75 
QuasiNewton Preconditioners for the Solution of Large Nonlinear Systems in Porous Media

76 
Preconditioning of Iterative Methods Based on an Aggregation Algorithm
J. Kruis and P. Mayer 
GENETIC ALGORITHMS AND NEURAL NETWORKS IN ENGINEERING SESSION ORGANISED BY B.H.V. TOPPING 
77 
CardiffGA: A New Genetic Algorithm Framework
H. Chen, J.C. Miles and A.S.K. Kwan 
78 
RealCoded Genetic Algorithms Enhanced Using a Niching Strategy for Solving MultiModal Problems

79 
Constrained Particle Swarm Optimisation Using a MultiObjective Formulation
G. Venter and R.T. Haftka 
80 
Particle Swarm Optimization Approach for Fuzzy Control of Smart Structures
Y. Marinakis, M. Marinaki and G.E. Stavroulakis 
81 
Optimum Design of Cellular Beams Using the Harmony Search Method
F. Erdal and M.P. Saka 
82 
Computational Heuristics and their Use in Optimisation of TwoDimensional Trusses
G.F. Moita and J.P.G. Pereira 
83 
An ANGEL Heuristic Method for Combined Shaping and Sizing Optimization of Bridges

84 
Autonomous Behaviour Acquisition Method Using MultiAgents Equipped with Integrated Sensors
N. Hoshikawa and M. Ohka 
85 
Heuristic Optimization of Reinforced Concrete Road Vault Underpasses
A. Carbonell, V. Yepes and F. GonzalezVidosa 
86 
Soft Computing Based Approaches for High Performance Concrete
A.H. Alavi, A.A. Heshmati, H. Salehzadeh, A.H. Gandomi and A. Askarinejad 
PARALLEL COMPUTATIONS 
87 
NonLinear Dual Domain Decomposition Method for Multiscale Analysis of Structures
J. Pebrel, P. Gosselet and C. Rey 
88 
Evaluation of Different OpenMPOriented Implementations for the Wave Model WAM Cycle 4.5
S. Moghimi, M.F. Doustar and A. Behrens 
89 
FETIDP for Variational Inequalities with Corners on the Contact Interface

90 
A High Performance Strategy for the Simulation of Composites at the Mesoscale
F. Bordeu, P.A. Boucard, G. Lubineau and H. Leclerc 
91 
Solving Contact Problems Using the Domain Decomposition Method with an Interface Preconditioner

DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING 
92 
On the Use of a Service Oriented Architecture for Web Mining Systems
T.M.R. Dias and G.F. Moita 
93 
ComponentOriented Distributed Finite Element Analysis
R.I. Mackie 
94 
HighThroughput Computing in Engineering

95 
An Approach to Distributed Simulations with SystemC

COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS: ANALYSIS, SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION 
96 
Numerical Study of a New Model for the Magnetohydrodynamic Flow of Micropolar Magnetic Fluids in Straight Square Ducts
P.K. Papadopoulos, P. Vafeas and P.M. Hatzikonstantinou 
97 
Numerical Simulation of WaveStructure Interactions Using the LeastSquares Finite Element Method
S.J. Liang 
98 
Viscoelastic LowReynoldsNumber Flows in MixingSeparating Cells
A. Afonso, M.A. Alves, R.J. Poole, P.J. Oliveira and F.T. Pinho 
99 
An Integrated Gradient Scheme for the Preservation of Symmetry in Lagrangian Hydrodynamics
H. Yong 
100 
Comparison and Development of Mesh Motion Using Radial Basis Functions
T.C.S. Rendall and C.B. Allen 
101 
A Framework for Generic HighFidelity FluidDynamic Optimisation
A.M. Morris, C.B. Allen and T.C.S. Rendall 
102 
Aerodynamic Wing Optimisation Using Domain Element Parameterisation
A.M. Morris, C.B. Allen and T.C.S. Rendall 
103 
Hydrodynamics and Energetic Advantages of BurstandCoast Swimming by Undulatory Propulsion
M.H. Chung 
104 
A Detailed Study of the Plenum and Discharge Jet Produced by Air Curtains
J.E. Jaramillo, C.D. PerezSegarra and A. Oliva 
105 
A Numerical Study of the Flow Structure in a Gravel River Bed
X.Y. Wang, W.Z. Lu, Q.Y. Yang and X.K. Wang 
FLUIDSTRUCTURE INTERACTION 
106 
An Energy Model for MidHigh Frequency ElastoAcoustic Problems Using the Finite Element Method
M. de Rochambeau, M. Ichchou, L. Jezequel and B. Troclet 
107 
Reducing a Rational Eigenproblem in FluidSolid Vibration by Automated MultiLevel Substructuring
H. Voss 
108 
Examples of Problems in FluidStructure Interaction Based on the Fluid Velocity Potential
S.M. Souza, A.N. Barbosa and L.J. Pedroso 
109 
Dynamic Behaviour Analysis of a Cylindrical Rod Bundle Structure by Considering the FluidStructure Interaction
K.H. Yoon, J.Y. Kim, K.H. Lee, Y.H. Lee and H.K. Kim 
110 
A Study of Static and Dynamic Coupling of Structures Through an Acoustic Medium
A.N. Barbosa and L.J. Pedroso 
MODELLING MULTIPHYSICS PROBLEMS 
111 
Prediction of the Thermal Spalling Risk of Concrete Structures During Fire by Means of a Finite Element Model
F. Pesavento, B.A. Schrefler, D. Gawin and J. Principe 
COUPLED PROBLEMS 
112 
Aeroelastic Tailoring of a Formula One Car Rear Wing
G.A.A. Thuwis, R. De Breuker and M.M. Abdalla 
113 
A Partitioned Strategy for Fluid Structure Interaction Applied to Model Waves Impact on Submerged Structures
C. Kassiotis, A. Ibrahimbegovic and H.G. Matthies 
MULTIGRID METHODS 
114 
A Local Adaptive Grid Refinement Strategy for BlockStructured FiniteVolume Solvers

MULTIBODY SYSTEMS AND DYNAMICS 
115 
Mathematical Modelling and Simulation of a Washing Machine: A Robotic Approach
M.P. Lazarevic and V. Vasic 
116 
Automatically Generated Parallel Robot System Equations Based on a Hierarchical Software Architecture
M. Rose, S. Algermissen and R. Keimer 
COMPUTATIONAL MODELLING, ANALYSIS AND SIMULATION 
117 
A Finite Element Model of Drilling
W. Mieszczak and J. Kosmol 
118 
QuasiStatic and Dynamic Analysis of Delamination Growth Using New Interfacial Decohesion Elements
A. Elmarakbi, N. Hu and H. Fukunaga 
119 
Coupling Optimization to the Algorithm for a MixerSettler System

120 
Thermo Mechanical Characterisation of an Epoxy Resin Bounded Sand
I. Caylak and R. Mahnken 
121 
Residual Stress in Thermally Sprayed Coatings
A.M. Kamara and K. Davey 
122 
Creation of Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate by Domain Structure Inversion with a Scanning Electron Microscope

COMPUTATIONAL SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION 
123 
Simulation and Optimization of a Chain Conveyor

124 
Optimal Design of Dynamic Vibration Neutralizers on Rotating Systems
C.A. Bavastri and F.J. Doubrawa F. 
ELECTRODYNAMIC PROBLEMS 
125 
Order Reduction of Linear TimeInvariant FiniteIntegrationTechnique Discretized Structures with Length and Frequency Parameterization
K.S. Stavrakakis, T. Wittig, W. Ackermann and T. Weiland 
THE EXTENDED FINITE ELEMENT METHOD 
126 
The Extended Finite Element Method: A Review
L. Cahill, C. McCarthy and S. Bordas 
MESHLESS METHODS 
127 
Calculation of Elastic Stresses and Strains inside a Medium with Multiple Isolated Inclusions

128 
Differential Reproducing Kernel Particle Methods
Y.M. Wang, C.P. Wu, P.W. Chen and K.H. Chiu 
DISCRETE FINITE ELEMENT METHODS 
129 
Development of a ContinuumConsistent Discrete Element Model for Solids Using the Triangle Finite Element
V. Vadluga and R. Kacianauskas 
130 
Discrete Modelling of the Fragmentation of Granular Media under Compressive Forces: Application to the Grinding Process
A. Kimbonguila, M. Guessasma, P. Coorevits, J. Fortin and E. Bellenger 
131 
The Failure Mechanism of a Concrete Cube
C.C. Yu, S.H. Tung and M.C. Weng 
FINITE ELEMENT SOLVER TECHNOLOGY 
132 
Coarsening Finite Element Meshes for a Multifrontal Solver
M.E. Guney and K. Will 
FINITE ELEMENT METHODS 
133 
A Theory of Finite Elements with Axisymmetric Spherical Shell Examples
P.O. Tuominen 
STOCHASTIC FINITE ELEMENT METHODS 
134 
Bayesian Emulators and the Stochastic Finite Element Method

BOUNDARY ELEMENT METHODS 
135 
Analyzing Infinite ThreeDimensional Problems with an Alternative NonHomogeneous BEM Technique
D.B. Ribeiro and J.B. Paiva 
136 
Evaluation of Singular Integrals in the TwoDimensional Symmetric Galerkin Boundary Element Method
W.F. Yuan 
NUMERICAL METHODS 
137 
The Influence of Parametrization on Integrating Rotations from Angular Velocities
E. Zupan and M. Saje 
NANOMECHANICS 
138 
Modelling of Nanocrack Evolution in BodyCentredCubic Iron
D.B. Wei and Z.Y. Jiang 
139 
Phase Transformations in Finite Length Nanowires: Analysis with Mesoscopic Models
L.X. Wang and R. Melnik 
140 
TemperatureDependent Phase Stability of CdS Quantum Dots from FirstPrinciple Molecular Dynamic Calculations
B. Wen and R. Melnik 
141 
Modelling Nanoindentation of Cement Pastes
J. Nemecek and P. Kabele 
142 
Accessing Mechanical Properties of Engineering Materials via Virtual Nanoindentation
V. Gountsidou and H.M. Polatoglou 
143 
Modelling Nonlinear ElectroMechanical Effects in NanoHeterostructures Using DomainDecomposition Methods
L.X. Wang, M. Willatzen and R.V.N. Melnik 
144 
Numerical Modelling of Electrical Conductivity and Piezoelectricity of Carbon Nanotube Polymer Composites
N. Hu, Y. Karube and H. Fukunaga 
PARTICLE THERMODYNAMICS 
145 
Microscopic Derivation of the Equation of State for Perfect Crystals
V.A. Kuzkin and A.M. Krivtsov 
HYSTERESIS COMPUTATIONS 
146 
Magnetic Field Computation with Stress Dependent Hysteresis
A. Sipeky and A. Ivanyi 
COMPUTER AIDED ENGINEERING 
147 
Information Modelling for Configurable Components

148 
DUTOGL: A UserFriendly Environment for Duct Analysis

149 
A New SketchBased Computer Aided Engineering PreProcessor

150 
Application of Binary Spatial Partitioning to Computer Aided Design
A.A. Stamos 
151 
A Spatial Model for MultiScale Product Design and Simulation
K. Sakita 
COMPUTER VISION 
152 
Registration and Assisted Segmentation for Stereo Images of Planar Piecewise Environments
J.F. Vigueras and M. Rivera 
153 
Correction of the Effects of the Light Source on QuasiSpherical Objects: Application to Modelling Spherical Fruits

DATA COLLECTION 
154 
Mobile Measurement of Rut Depth Using Close Range Photogrammetry
M.A. Saif and A.M. Ibrahiem 
CELLULAR AUTOMATA 
155 
Heat Conduction Analysis Using Cellular Automata
W.F. Yuan and K.H. Tan 
BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING 
156 
An Engineered System of Care: Development of the Body Mass Distribution Index
J. Duane 
157 
An Engineered System of Care: Body Mass Index and Body Mass Distribution Index Changes with Scaled Activity Plan
J. DeGroat, J. Duane, J. Moeller and W. Conway 
BIOMECHANICS 
158 
Denture Crown Modelling for Customized Dental Fabrication
T.H. Kuo and J.J. Fang 
159 
Numerical Simulation of HodgkinHuxley Model on Stochastic Resonance in Tactile Sensing
M. Ohka, C. Abdullah and S. Kondo 
160 
Two Different Approaches to Hip Joint Reconstruction
D. Kytyr, J. Vycichl, J. Jirova and J. Jira 
161 
Computational Biomechanics, Stochastic Motion and Team Sports
E. Grimpampi, A. Pasculli and A. Sacripanti 
162 
Mathematical Modeling of Human Skin Using a Fractional Derivative Model and the Frequency Domain
Z. Vosika, J. Simic, D. Koruga and M.P. Lazarevic 
ROCK MECHANICS 
163 
DamagePlastic Model for Numerical Simulation of Rock Fracture in Dynamic Loading
T. Saksala 
164 
Prediction of Rock Burst in ElasticBrittlePlastic Rock
S.K. Sharan 
165 
Characterizing the Deformation Behavior of Weak Sandstone from MicroVision
M.C. Weng, S.H. Tung, M.H. Shih, C.C. Yu and Y.T. Huang 
SOILSTRUCTURE INTERACTION 
166 
Analysis of Explosion Induced Shock Waves Interaction with an Underground Lined Tunnel by the Coupled GodunovVariational Difference Approach
Y.S. Karinski, V.R. Feldgun and D.Z. Yankelevsky 
167 
Numerical Simulation of SoilStructureInteraction of Towers and Tanks via Finite and Infinite Elements
R. Harte and E. Mahran 
168 
Simplified ThreeDimensional Models for Twin Tunnels to Account for the Seismic Interaction Caused by Surface Waves

169 
Transverse Seismic Analysis of Twin Lined Tunnels

170 
Finite Element Analysis of Conical Shell Foundations
A.A. AlAzzawi, R.J. Aziz and A.A. AlAni 
171 
Equivalent Linear Soil Approximation in SoilFoundationStructure Interaction
D. Pitilakis 
GEOPHYSICS 
172 
A Numerical Study of the RichtmyerMeshkov Instability and Mixing in Stratified Cylindrical Shells
L. Wang 
GEOMECHANICS AND GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING 
173 
NonLinear WaveInduced Pore Pressure Accumulations in a Porous Seabed
D.S. Jeng 
174 
CreepGenerated Settlement of Canisters with Highly Radioactive Waste
R. Pusch, L. Zhang, R. Adey and J. Kasbohm 
175 
Utilisation of Computational Intelligence Techniques for Stabilised Soil
A.H. Alavi, A.A. Heshmati, A.H. Gandomi, A. Askarinejad and M. Mirjalili 
176 
Vibrations Due to Moving Harmonic Loads on a Porous Multilayered Ground
G. LefeuveMesgouez and A. Mesgouez 
177 
Modeling of Landslides with the Material Point Method
S. Andersen and L. Andersen 
178 
ThreeDimensional PoroElastoplastic Model for WaveInduced Pore Pressure in a Porous Seabed around Breakwater Heads
J. Ou, D.S. Jeng and A.H.C. Chan 
179 
Effects of Fault Rupture Propagation on Earth Structures
V. Zania, Y. Tsompanakis and P.N. Psarropoulos 
180 
Optimum Design of Pile Foundations
Ch. Letsios, N.D. Lagaros and M. Papadrakakis 
181 
ThreeDimensional Numerical Investigation of the Efficiency of Piled Rafts with a Central Pile Group
A.A. Hemada and A.Y. Akl 
182 
ThreeDimensional FiniteElement Analysis of Large Piled Rafts: A Proposed Simplified Modelling
A.A. Hemada, T.T. AbdelFattah and A.Y. Akl 
GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING: SEEPAGE, GROUNDWATER AND WATERSHED PROBLEMS 
183 
Herbert Hoover Dike Phase 1A Groundwater Modelling
H.P. Cheng, B.P. Donnell, S.M. England, H.C. Lin, E.V. Edris and R. Weeks 
184 
Seepage Analysis of SoilBentonite Cutoff Wall through Landfill
A.F. Branch 
185 
Research Demonstration of a Decomposition Approach for LargeScale, Coupled SurfaceSubsurface Watershed Model Calibration and Validation
H.P. Cheng, S.M. England, H.C. Lin, J.R.C. Cheng, E.V. Edris, S.L. Ashby and D.R. Richards 
186 
A Feasibility Study of the Air Lifting Method for a Mineral Spring Water Pump
Y.C. Shiau, L.T. Lu, Y.C. Lin and S.C. Yang 
GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING: FOUNDATIONS 
187 
Three Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Deep Beams on Winkler Type Elastic Foundations
A.A. AlAzzawi, I.A. AlShaarbaf and A.N. AlMosawi 
188 
Numerical Analysis of Deep Beams on NonUniform Elastic Compressional and Frictional Winkler Foundations
A.A. AlAzzawi 
189 
Impedance of Bucket Foundations: Torsional, Horizontal and Rocking Motion
L. Andersen, L.B. Ibsen and M.A. Liingaard 
190 
A Study of Foundations in Low Bearing Capacity Soil Using a Hyperbolic Paraboloid Shell
C.J. Martins, O.S. Figueiredo, R.A.F. Peixoto and L.A. Martins 
191 
Large Deflection of Rectangular Plates on Elastic Foundations
A.A. AlAzzawi and B. Mohsen 
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING 
192 
Analyzing and Forecasting Urban Atmospheric Pollution in China
M.J. Qiao 
MODELLING STEAM AND WATER NETWORKS 
193 
Entropic Flow Patterns and Partially Double Pipe Methodology in Looped Systems Design
M. MalafayaBaptista 
194 
Measurement Based Flow Regime and Velocity Profile Calculation of a High Pressure Steam Network in a Saturated State
L. Szakonyi, P. Ivanyi and Z. Sari 
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