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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2023 Vol.24 No.4 P.299-302


Microstructures and micromechanics of geomaterials

Author(s):  Zhenyu YIN, Pei WANG, Sheng DAI

Affiliation(s):  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China; more

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Zhenyu YIN, Pei WANG, Sheng DAI. Microstructures and micromechanics of geomaterials[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2023, 24(4): 299-302.

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Geomaterials, such as soil, rock, and concrete, have a clearly defined microstructure at the level of individual grains (Sprunt and Brace, 1974; Ichikawa et al., 2001). While difficult to observe directly, these microstructures, including their particle size distribution, particle shape, mineralogy, interaction, and bonding behavior, have a strong influence on both micro- and macroscopic behaviors of geomaterials (Gao and Zhao, 2013; He et al., 2018; Alqam et al., 2019; Sun et al., 2020; Yin et al., 2020; Wang et al., 2022). In recent years, various kinds of engineered geomaterials, such as fiber-reinforced and bio-reinforced soils, have been shown to have even more sophisticated microstructures (Uygunoğlu, 2008; Mujah et al., 2019; Akeed et al., 2022). Additionally, the interaction between various microstructures and fluid flows further complicates attempts to understand the associations between the microstructure and performance of geomaterials (Xiong et al., 2021; Wang P et al., 2023).


机构:1.香港理工大学,土木及环境工程学系,中国香港;2.佐治亚理工学院,土木与环境工程系,美国亚特兰大,30332 GA


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