Publications

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Assadi-Langroudi, A., O’Kelly, B. C., Barreto, D., Cotecchia, F., Dicks, H., Ekinci, A., Garcia, F. E., Harbottle, M., Tagarelli, V., Jefferson, I., Maghoul, P., Masoero, E., El Mountassir, G., Muhunthan, B., Geng, X., Ghadr, S., Mirzababaei, M., Mitrani, H., & van Paassen, L. (2022). “Recent advances in Nature-Inspired Solutions for Ground Engineering (NiSE).” International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering, 8(3), doi: 10.1007/s40891-021-00349-9.

Garcia, F. E., & Bray, J. D. (2022). “Discrete element analysis of earthquake surface fault rupture through layered media.” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 152, 107021, doi: 10.1016/j.soildyn.2021.107021.

Garcia, F. E., & Bray, J. D. (2019). “Discrete-Element Analysis of the Influence of Granular Soil Density on Earthquake Surface Fault Rupture Interaction with Rigid Foundations.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering145(11), 04019093, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002163.

Garcia, F. E., & Bray, J. D. (2019). “Discrete element analysis of earthquake fault rupture-soil-foundation interaction.” Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering145(9), 04019046, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002092.

Bray, J.D., Frost, J.D., Rathje, E.M, & Garcia, F.E. (2019). “Recent advances in geotechnical post-earthquake reconnaissance.” Frontiers in Built Environment – Earthquake Engineering, 5, 5, doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2019.00005.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2019). “Modeling the shear response of granular materials with discrete element assemblages of sphere-clusters.” Computers and Geotechnics, 106, 99-107, doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.10.003.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2018). “Distinct element simulations of shear rupture in dilatant granular media.” Int. J. of Geomechanics, 18(9), 04018111, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001238.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2018). “Distinct element simulations of earthquake fault rupture through materials of varying density.” Soils and Foundations, 58(4), 986-1000, doi: 10.1016/j.sandf.2018.05.009.

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

Motamed, R., Ryan, M., Lambeth, G., Toth, J., Parks, M., Garcia, F. E., Bassal, P. C., & Pease, J. (2021). “Turning Disaster into Knowledge: Geotechnical Aspects of the 2020 Magnitude 6.5 Monte Cristo Range Earthquake in Nevada.” In Geo-Extreme 2021 (pp. 456-470), doi: 10.1061/9780784483688.045

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2020). “DEM analysis of reverse fault rupture interaction with rigid foundations.” In Proc., 5th International Itasca Symposium, Vienna, Austria, February 17-21, 2020.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2019). “Distinct element analysis of surface fault rupture through layered media.” In Proc., VII International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Roma, Italy, June 17-20, 2019.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2018). “High-performance discrete element modeling of free-field surface fault rupture.” In Proc., IS-Atlanta, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

Bray, J.D., Frost, J.D., Rathje, E.M, & Garcia, F.E. (2018). “Turning disaster into knowledge in geotechnical earthquake engineering.” In Proc., 5th Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics Conference. Austin, Texas. doi: 10.1061/9780784481462.018.

Garcia, F.E., & Bray, J.D. (2017). “Distinct element simulations of shear rupture in boundary displacement problems.” In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics. Wuhan, China.

REPORTS

Motamed, R., Ryan, M., Lambeth, G., Toth, J., Parks, M., Garcia, F. E., Bassal, P. C., & Pease, J. (2021). “Preliminary Report on Geotechnical Aspects of the May 15th 2020 Magnitude 6.5 Monte Cristo Range Earthquake in Nevada.” GEER Report No. GEER-71. GEER Association. doi: 10.18118/G67H4F.