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2020

Predicting rainfall induced slope stability using Random Forest regression and synthetic data

Jamalinia, E., Sadeghi Tehrani, F., Steele-Dunne, S. & Vardon, P., 13 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) 5th World Landslide Forum. Kyoto, Japan: Springer, 6 p.

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Use of displacement as a proxy for dike safety

Jamalinia, E., Vardon, P. & Steele-Dunne, S., 2020, Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences. Copernicus, Vol. 382. p. 481-485 5 p. 382. (Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences).

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2019

Implementation of non-trivial boundary conditions in MPM for geotechnical applications

Remmerswaal, G., Bolognin, M., Vardon, P., Hicks, M. & Rohe, A., 2019, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Material Point Method for Modelling Soil–Water–Structure Interaction: 8 – 10 January 2019, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. 7 p.

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Influence of Residual Dyke Strength on Dyke Reliability Using the Random Material Point Method

Remmerswaal, G., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 2019, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk (ISGSR 2019): State-of-the-Practice in Geotechnical Safety and Risk. Ching, J., Li, D-Q. & Zhang, J. (eds.). Taipei, Taiwan, p. 775-780 6 p. IS4-4

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Modified Semi-Analytical Method for 3D Slope Reliability

Varkey, D., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 2019, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk (ISGSR 2019): State-of-the-Practice in Geotechnical Safety and Risk. Ching, J., Li, D-Q. & Zhang, J. (eds.). Taipei, Taiwan, p. 411-416 6 p. IS1-8

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Observations and Considerations Regarding Estimating Horizontal Scales of Fluctuation around Linear Infrastructure

de Gast, T., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 2019, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk (ISGSR 2019): State-of-the-Practice in Geotechnical Safety and Risk. Ching, J., Li, D-Q. & Zhang, J. (eds.). Taipei, Taiwan, p. 340-345 6 p. IS12-3

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On stress oscillation in MPM simulations involving one or two phases

Gonzalez Acosta, L., Zheng, X., Vardon, P., Hicks, M. & Pisano, F., 2019, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Material Point Method for Modelling Soil-Water-Structure Interaction: 8 – 10 January 2019, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. p. 135-139 5 p. mpm2019.22

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Uncertainty Tracking and Geotechnical Reliability Updating Using Bayesian Networks

Duvvuru Mohan, V., Vardon, P., Hicks, M. & van Gelder, P., 2019, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk (ISGSR 2019): State-of-the-Practice in Geotechnical Safety and Risk. Ching, J., Li, D-Q. & Zhang, J. (eds.). Taipei, Taiwan, p. 631-636 6 p. IS3-5

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2018

3D slope stability analysis with spatially variable and cross-correlated shear strength parameters

Varkey, D., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 2018, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (NUMGE 2018). Cardoso, A. S., Borges, J. L., Costa, P. A., Gomes, A. T., Marques, J. C. & Vieira, C. S. (eds.). CRC Press / Balkema, p. 543-548 6 p. (Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering; vol. 9).

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A practical case study of slope stability analysis using the random finite element method

de Gast, T., Hicks, M., Vardon, P. & van Eijnden, B., 2018, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (NUMGE 2018). Cardoso, A. S., Borges, J. L., Costa, P. A., Gomes, A. T., Marques, J. C. & Vieira, C. S. (eds.). CRC Press / Balkema, p. 531-534 4 p. (Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering ; vol. 9).

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Detection of soil variability using CPTs

de Gast, T., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 21 Jun 2018, Cone Penetration Testing 2018: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing (CPT'18), 21-22 June, 2018, Delft, The Netherlands. Hicks, M. A., Pisano, F. & Peuchen, J. (eds.). London: CRC Press, p. 289-294

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The Goal of the New Approach to Reactor Safety Improvements (NARSIS) Project

Štrubelj, L., Foerster, E., Rastiello, G., Daniell, J., Bazargan-Sabet, B., Gehl, P., Vardon, P. & Duvvuru Mohan, V., 2018, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference of the Croatian Nuclear Society. Croatian Nuclear Society, 17 p. 165

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Thermal Cone Penetration Test (T-CPT)

Vardon, P., Baltoukas, D. & Peuchen, J., 21 Jun 2018, Cone Penetration Testing 2018: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing (CPT'18), 21-22 June, 2018, Delft, The Netherlands. Hicks, M. A., Pisano, F. & Peuchen, J. (eds.). London: CRC Press, p. 649-655

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The use of MPM to estimate the behaviour of rigid structures during landslides

Gonzalez Acosta, L., Vardon, P., Hicks, M. & Pantev, I., 1 Jun 2018, Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (NUMGE 2018): June 25-27, 2018, Porto, Portugal. de Matos Fernandes, M. (ed.). CRC Press, Vol. 1. 6 p. (Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering IX,; vol. 9, no. 1).

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2017

An evaluation of MPM, GIMP and CMPM in geotechnical problems considering large deformations

Gonzalez Acosta, L., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 2017, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics : 19-23 October 2017, Wuhan, China. 6 p.

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Cost-effective design of long spatially variable soil slopes using conditional simulation

Li, Y., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 1 Jun 2017, 6th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk: Geo-Risk 2017. 9 p.

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Estimating spatial correlations under man-made structures on soft soils

de Gast, T., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 1 Jun 2017, 6th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk: Geo-Risk 2017. p. 382 - 389

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Influence of Spatial Variability of Shear Strength Parameters on 3D Slope Reliability and Comparison of Analysis Methods

Varkey, D., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 1 Jun 2017, 6th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk: Geo-Risk 2017. p. 400-409 10 p.

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Investigating the Influence of Conditional Simulation on Small-Probability Failure Events Using Subset Simulation

van den Eijnden, B., Hicks, M. & Vardon, P., 1 Jun 2017, 6th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk: Geo-Risk 2017. 10 p.

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Slope failure with the material point method: An investigation of post-peak material behaviour

Vardon, P., Wang, B. & Hicks, M., 2017, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics : 19-23 October 2017, Wuhan, China. 6 p.

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The Random Material Point Method

Wang, B., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 1 Jun 2017, 6th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk: Geo-Risk 2017. p. 460 - 466

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2016

Consolidation and atmospheric drying of fine oil sand tailings: Comparison of blind simulations and field scale results

Vardon, P., Yao, Y., van Paassen, L. & van Tol, F., 2016, Proceedings of IOSTC2016: Lake Louise, USA. Sego, D. C., Wilson, G. W. & Beier, N. A. (eds.). University of Alberta, p. 396-407 12 p.

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Coupled thermo–hydro–mechanical processes for the Dutch radioactive waste repository

Buragohain, P., Vardon, P. J. & Hicks, M., 2016, Proceedings of the 2nd Petrus-OPERA PhD and early stage researcher conference 2016: Radioactive Waste Management and Disposal. Vardon, P. J. & Bykov, D. (eds.). Delft: Delft University of Technology, p. 1-3 3 p.

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Dewatering behavior of fine oil sands tailings: A summary of laboratory results

Yao, Y., van Tol, F., van Paassen, L. & Vardon, P., 2016, Proceedings of IOSTC2016: Lake Louise, USA. Sego, D. C., Wilson, G. W. & Beier, N. A. (eds.). University of Alberta, p. 23-31 9 p.

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Preliminary analysis of rainfall-induced slope failures using the material point method

Wang, B., Vardon, P. & Hicks, M., 2016, Landslides and Engineered Slopes: Experience, Theory and Practice: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Landslides (Napoli, Italy, 12-19 June 2016). Aversa, S., Cascini, L., Picarelli, L. & Scavia, C. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 2037-2042 6 p.

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Probabilistic performance assessment of a deep tunnel for a radioactive waste repository in French COx claystone

Li, Y., Vardon, P. J. & Hicks, M., 2016, Proceedings of the 2nd Petrus-OPERA PhD and early stage researcher conference 2016: Radioactive Waste Management and Disposal. Vardon, P. J. & Bykov, D. (eds.). Delft: Delft University of Technology, p. 61-63 3 p.

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2015

Effect of hysteresis on the stability of an embankment under transient seepage

Liu, K., Vardon, PJ., Arnold, P. & Hicks, MA., 2015, Proceedings of the international symposium on geohazards and geomechanics (ISGG2015). Utili, S. (ed.). IOP Publishing, p. 1-9 9 p. (IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science; vol. 26).

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High performance computing strategies for nonlinear finite element analysis of long heterogeneous soil slopes

Li, Y., Hicks, MA. & Vardon, PJ., 2015, Proceedings of the 23rd conference on computational mechanics, ACME-UK 2015. Gil, AJ. & Sevilla, R. (eds.). Swansea: Swansea University, p. 427-430 4 p.

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Implementing a fully-coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical model: Lessons learned from the application to nuclear wastes storage

Haxaire, A., Vardon, PJ., Galavi, V. & Brinkgreve, RBJ., 2015, Proceedings of the EUROCK2015 and 64th geomechanics colloquium. Schubert, W. (ed.). Salzburg: OGG, p. 1-6 6 p.

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Probabilistic analysis of velocity distribution under earth embankments for piping investigation

Liu, K., Hicks, MA., Vardon, PJ. & Jommi, C., 2015, Proceedings of the 5th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk. Schweckendiek, T., van Tol, AF., Pereboom, D., van Staveren, M. & Cools, PMCBM. (eds.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, p. 671-676 6 p.

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The history of safety factors for Dutch regional dykes

de Gast, T., Vardon, PJ., Jommi, C. & Hicks, MA., 2015, Proceedings of the 5th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk. Schweckendiek, T., van Tol, AF., Pereboom, D., van Staveren, M. & Cools, PMCBM. (eds.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, p. 361-366 6 p.

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The use of a large-strain consolidation model to optimise multilift tailing deposits

Vardon, PJ., Yao, Y., van Paassen, LA. & van Tol, AF., 2015, Proceedings of the tailings and mine waste management for the 21st century. Williams, D. & Taplin, R. (eds.). Carlton South: The AusIMM, p. 263-270 8 p.

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Three dimensional discrete failures in long heterogeneous slopes

Li, Y., Hicks, MA. & Vardon, PJ., 2015, Proceedings of the 5th international symposium on geotechnical safety and risk. Schweckendiek, T., van Tol, AF., Pereboom, D., van Staveren, M. & Cools, PMCBM. (eds.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, p. 666-670 5 p.

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2014

Investigation of aspects of an implicit dynamic material point method implementation

Wang, B., Vardon, PJ. & Hicks, MA., 2014, Proceedings of the 8th European conference on numerical methods in geotechnical engineering. Hicks, MA., Brinkgreve, RBJ. & Rohe, A. (eds.). London: Taylor & Francis, p. 313-318 6 p.

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Numerical simulation of fine oil sand tailings drying in test cells

Vardon, PJ., Nijssen, T., Yao, Y. & van Tol, AF., 2014, proceedings of the 4th International Oil Sands Tailings Conference, IOSTC 2014. Sego, D., Wilson, GW. & Beier, N. (eds.). Edmonton: University of Alberta, p. 59-69 11 p.

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Shrinkage and swelling properties of flocculated Mature fine tailings

Yao, Y., van Tol, AF., van Paassen, LA. & Vardon, PJ., 2014, proceedings of the 4th International Oil Sands Tailings Conference, IOSTC 2014. Sego, D., Wilson, GW. & Beier, N. (eds.). Edmonton: University of Alberta, p. 27-35 9 p.

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2013

Fracture growth in heterogeneous geomaterials

Vardon, PJ. & Nuttall, JD., 2013, Installation effects in geotechnical engineering: Proceedings of the international conference on installation effects in geotechnical engineering. Hicks, MA., Dijkstra, J., Lloret-Cabot, M. & Karstunen, M. (eds.). Leiden: CRC Press, p. 38-42 5 p.

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Gas flow and chemical reactions in unsaturated bentonite buffer

Thomas, HR., Sedighi, M., Masum, SA., Vardon, PJ., Nicholson, D. & Chen, A., 2013, Gas generation and migration: International symposium and workshop. s.n. (ed.). s.l.: s.n., p. 1-4 4 p.

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Implementation of a quasi-static material point method for geotechnical applications

Wang, B., Vardon, PJ. & Hicks, MA., 2013, Computational geomechanics: Proceedings of the 3rd international symposium on computational geomechanics (COMGEO III). Pietruszczak, S. & Pande, GN. (eds.). Rhodes, Greece; Swansea, UK: IC2E - International centre for computational engineering, p. 305-313 9 p.

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Investigating the susceptibility of iron ore to liquefaction

van Paassen, LA., Vardon, PJ., Mulder, A., van der Weg, G. & Jeffrey, P., 2013, Poromechanics V: Proceedings of the 5th Biot Conference on Poromechanics. Hellmich, C., Pichler, B. & Adam, D. (eds.). s.l.: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 1478-1487 10 p.

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Second order' exploratory data analysis of the large scale gas injection test (lasgit) dataset, focused around known gas migration events

Bennett, D., Cuss, R., Vardon, PJ., Harrington, J., Sedighi, M., Shaw, R. & Thomas, H., 2013, Proceedings of the Gas Generation and Migration International Symposium and Workshop. Shaw, RP. (ed.). s.l.: FORGE, p. 146-150 5 p.

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2012

Gas transport and reaction processes in problematic soils

Mosleh, MH., Thomas, HR., Turner, M., Vardon, PJ., Sedighi, M. & Tripathy, S., 2012, 4th International Conference on Problematic Soils. Pinto, IM. & Kong, L. (eds.). China: CI-Premier, p. 227-233 7 p.

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Information contained within the large scale gas injection test (Lasgit) dataset exposed using a bespoke data analysis toolkit

Bennett, DP., Cuss, RJ., Vardon, PJ., Harrington, JF. & Thomas, HR., 2012, Clays in natural and engineered barriers for radioactive waste confinement. s.n. (ed.). s.l.: s.n., p. 716-717 2 p.

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Numerical modelling of the reactive transport of chemical;s in unsaturated expansive soils

Sedighi, M., Thomas, HR. & Vardon, PJ., 2012, 4th International Conference on Problematic Soils. Pinto, IM. & Kong, L. (eds.). China: CI-Premier, p. 211-218 8 p.

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Technical feasibility of a concept radioactive waste disposal facility in Boom Clay in the Netherlands

Vardon, PJ., Hicks, MA., Fokker, PA. & Fokkens, JH., 2012, Clays in natural and engineered barriers for radioactive waste confinement. s.n. (ed.). s.l.: s.n., p. 348-349 2 p.

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