The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering

  Simulation of the Blasting Patterns in Shaft Sinking
Using a Discrete Element Method

Frédéric Victor Donzé
Professor, Laboratoire Sols, Solides, Structures (UMR 5521)
Domaine Universitaire - B.P. 53 - 38041 Grenoble cedex 9 - France

Co-authored by Pascal Bernasconi
YSO Consultants, BP114, 69, Rue de Paris, 91402Orsay, France

Frederic Victor Donzé is a professor at the University Joseph Fourier in the department of civil engineering. He is presently active in the "Natural Risk and Vulnerability of Structures" research network. Fields of competence : mechanics and numerical modeling of geomaterials, in particular in the development of the Discrete Element Methods.

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Laboratoire Sols, Solides, Structures (UMR 5521)
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e-mail: Frederic.Donze@hmg.inpg.fr