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JOURNAL PAPERS (My Google Scholar Citations)

  1. Lu, D.C., Liang, J.Y., Du, X.L., Ma, C., Gao, Z.W. (2018). Fractional elastoplastic constitutive model for soils based on a novel 3D fractional plastic flow rule. Computers and Geotechnics. DOI: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.10.004.
  2. Gao, Z.W., Al-Budairi, H., Steel, A. (2018). Experimental testing of low energy rockfall catch fence meshes. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. DOI: 10.1016/j.jrmge.2018.01.004.
  3. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2016). A non-coaxial critical-state model for sand accounting for fabric anisotropy and fabric evolution. International Journal of Soilds and Structures. 106–107, 200–212. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2016.11.019.
  4. Gao, Z. W., Zhao, J. D., Yin, Z. Y. (2016). A dilatancy relation for overconsolidated clay. International Journal of Geomechanics. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000793. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000793.
  5. Yao, Y. P., Tian, Y., Gao, Z. W. (2016). Anisotropic UH model for soils based on a simple transformed stress method. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. DOI: 10.1002/nag.2545.
  6. Zhao, J. D., Gao, Z. W. (2016). A unified anisotropic elasto-plastic model for sand. Journal of Engineering Mechanics ASCE. 142(1), 04015056. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000962.
  7. Gao, Z. W. (2015). Discussion of “Experimental investigation of shear strength of sands with inherent fabric anisotropy” by Zhaoxia Tong, Pengcheng Fu, Shaopeng Zhou and Yannis F. Dafalias. Acta Geotechnica. 10(4), 547-550. DOI 10.1007/s11440-015-0383-y.
  8. Gao, Z. W., Zhao, J. D. (2015). Constitutive modeling of anisotropic sand behavior in monotonic and cyclic loading. Journal of Engineering Mechanics ASCE. 141(8), 04015017. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000907. (Correction to this paper).
  9. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D., Li, X.S., Dafalias, Y.F. (2014). A critical state sand plasticity model accounting for fabric evolution. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 38(4): 370-390. DOI: 10.1002/nag.2211
  10. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2013). Strain localization and fabric evolution in sand. International Journal of Solids and Structures. 50, 3634-3648. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2013.07.005
  11. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2013). Evaluation on failure of fibre-reinforced sand. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering ASCE. 139(1), 95-106. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000737
  12. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2012). Efficient approach to characterize strength anisotropy in soils. Journal of Engineering Mechanics ASCE. 138(12), 1447-1456. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000451
  13. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2012). Constitutive modelling of artificially cemented sand by considering fabric anisotropy. Computers and Geotechnics. 41, 57-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2011.10.007
  14. Yao, Y.P., Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D., Wan, Z. (2011). Modified UH model: constitutive modelling of overconsolidated clays based on a parabolic Hvorslev envelope. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering ASCE. 138(7), 860-868. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000649
  15. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D., Yao, Y.P. (2010). A generalized anisotropic failure criterion for geomaterials. International Journal of Solids and Structures. 47(22-23): 3166-3185. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2010.07.016
  16. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D., Yao, Y.P. (2011). An anisotropic failure criterion for geomaterials. Rock and Soil Mechanics. 32(S1): 15-19 (In Chinese)
  17. Luo, T., Gao, Z.W., Wan, Z., Yao Y.P. (2010). The influence of stress path on dilatancy of soils and its modelling. Chinese Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. 42(1), 93-101 (In Chinese)

REFERRED CONFERENCE PAPERS

  1. Gao, Z., Hong, Y. (2019). Constitutive modelling of gassy clay. In: Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials. 26th – 28th June 2019 (Full paper).
  2. Al-Budairi H, Gao Z, Steel A, Craig M. (2018). Modelling of double-twisted wire mesh with material failure criterion. In: Proceedings of NAFEMS UK Conference, 93-96. ISBN 9781910643457.
  3. Al-Budairi H, Gao Z, Steel A, Craig M. (2018). Numerical modelling of acceleration response of rockfall catch fences under impact loading. In: Proceedings of NAFEMS UK Conference, 135-138. ISBN 9781910643457.
  4. Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Wheeler, S., and Davies, T. (2017). Condition monitoring system for rockfall catch fences. In: 6th Interdisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection May 22 – 24, 2017, Barcelona, Spain.
  5. Al-Budairi, H., Gao, Z., Steel, A., Wheeler, S., and Davies, T. (2016). Modelling and Optimising of a Light-Weight Rockfall Catch Fence System. In: NAFEMS UK Conference 2016, Telford, UK, 15-16 June 2016, pp. 129-132.
  6. Al-Budairi, H., and Gao, Z. (2016). A Robust and Cost-Efficient Design of Lightweight Rockfall Catch Fences for Railways. KTP Associates Conference, Coventry, UK, 26 May 2016. (Unpublished)
  7. Leung, A. et al. (2015). An overview of research activities and achievement in Geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN). XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 13-17 September 2015, Edinburgh
  8. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2015). Cyclic loading and fabric evolution in sand: a constitutive investigation. XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 13-17 September 2015, Edinburgh
  9. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2014). Fabric evolution and its effect on strain localisation in sand. 10th International Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials. 28-30 May 2014, Hong Kong
  10. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D., Li, X.S., Dafalias, Y.F. (2014). Constitutive modelling of fabric anisotropy in sand. International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro (IS-Cambridge 2014). 1-3, September 2014, Cambridge, UK
  11. Zhao, J.D., Gao, Z.W. (2014). Modelling non-coaxiality and strain localisation in sand: the role of fabric and its evolution. The 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (14IACMAG). 22-25, September 2014, Kyoto, Japan
  12. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2012). Characterization of strength anisotropy of fibre-reinforced sand. In Lu W.Z and Wang J.F (eds) Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of Hong Kong Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HKSTAM), 17 March 2012, Hong Kong
  13. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2012). Modelling the dilatancy of overconsolidated clay. The Second International Symposium on Constitutive Modelling of Geomaterials: Advances and New Applications. 15-16 October, 2012, Beijing, China
  14. Zhao, J.D., Gao, Z.W., Yao, Y.P. (2011). A general failure criterion for geomaterials with cross anisotropy. 2nd International Symposium on Computational Geomechanics (ComGeoII), 27-29 April 2011, Cavtat-dubrovnik, Croatia
  15. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2011). The strength and constitutive behaviour of geomaterials with cross anisotropy. The 15th (2010-2011) Annual Conference of Hong Kong Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HKSTAM), 11-12 March 2011, Hong Kong and Macua
  16. Gao, Z.W., Zhao, J.D. (2011). Constitutive characterization of strength and deformation for natural clay and cemented sand. The 14th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 23 - 27 May 2011, Hong Kong, China

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