Carlos M Carranza-Torres

19972020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2020

Computational Tools for the Analysis of Stability of Embankments in Frictional-Cohesive Soils

Carranza-Torres, C. & Saftner, D., Jan 1 2020, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2020-February, GSP 321, p. 100-118 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2018
2017

Analytical and numerical study of the stability of shallow underground circular openings in cohesive ground

Carranza-Torres, C. M. & Reich, T., Aug 30 2017, In : Engineering Geology. 226, p. 70-92 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Slope Stabilization for Local Government Engineers in Minnesota

Nelson, M., Saftner, D. A. & Carranza-Torres, C. M., Jan 1 2017, Congress on Technical Advancement 2017: Construction and Forensic Engineering - Papers from Sessions of the 1st Congress on Technical Advancement. Zufelt, J. E. (ed.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 127-138 12 p. (Congress on Technical Advancement 2017: Construction and Forensic Engineering - Papers from Sessions of the 1st Congress on Technical Advancement).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations
2016

Engineering geology - A fifty year perspective

Juang, C. H., Carranza-Torres, C., Crosta, G., Dong, J. J., Gokceoglu, C., Jibson, R. W., Shakoor, A., Tang, H., van Asch, T. W. J. & Wasowski, J., Feb 9 2016, In : Engineering Geology. 201, p. 67-70 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

Engineering geology for society and territory – Volume 6: Applied geology for major engineering projects

Lollino, G., Giordan, D., Thuro, K., Carranza-Torres, C., Wu, F., Marinos, P. & Delgado, C., Jan 1 2015, Springer International Publishing. 1082 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2 Scopus citations

Preface

Lollino, G., Giordan, D., Thuro, K., Carranza-Torres, C., Wu, F., Marinos, P. & Delgado, C., Jan 1 2015, Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - Volume 6: Applied Geology for Major Engineering Projects. Springer International Publishing, p. vii-viii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Preface

Lollino, G., Giordan, D., Thuro, K., Carranza-Torres, C., Wu, F., Marinos, P. & Delgado, C., Jan 1 2015, Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - Volume 6: Applied Geology for Major Engineering Projects. Springer International Publishing, p. vii-viii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

2 Scopus citations

Study of the stability against toppling of rock blocks with rounded edges based on analytical and experimental approaches

Alejano, L. R., Carranza-Torres, C. M., Giani, G. P. & Arzúa, J., Sep 1 2015, In : Engineering Geology. 195, p. 172-184 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2013
37 Scopus citations
2012

Estimation of support requirement for large diameter ventilation shaft at Chuquicamata Underground Mine in Chile

Hormazabal, E., Soto, C., Russo, A. & Carranza-Torres, C., Feb 13 2012, Harmonising Rock Engineering and the Environment - Proceedings of the 12th ISRM International Congress on Rock Mechanics. p. 1511-1520 10 p. (Harmonising Rock Engineering and the Environment - Proceedings of the 12th ISRM International Congress on Rock Mechanics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2011

An empirical approach for estimating shear strength of decomposed granites in Galicia, Spain

Alejano, L. R. & Carranza-Torres, C. M., Jun 10 2011, In : Engineering Geology. 120, 1-4, p. 91-102 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2009
47 Scopus citations
88 Scopus citations
79 Scopus citations
2008

Design of large and shallow caverns of New York Second Avenue Subway

Nasri, V., Carranza-Torres, C. & Pettersson, N., Nov 20 2008, 9th North American Tunneling Conference, NAT 2008. p. 294-301 8 p. (North American Tunneling 2008 Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

The effect of ground drainage on the mechanical response of deep lined tunnels excavated in elastic and elasto-plastic materials

Carranza-Torres, C. & Zhao, J., Dec 1 2008, 12th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics 2008. p. 4236-4248 13 p. (12th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics 2008; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2007

Four dimensional considerations in forensic and predictive simulation of hazardous slope movement

Hutchinson, D. J., Diederichs, M. S., Carranza-Torres, C., Harrap, R., Rozic, S. & Graniero, P., Dec 1 2007, Proceedings of the 1st Canada-US Rock Mechanics Symposium - Rock Mechanics Meeting Society's Challenges and Demands. p. 11-19 9 p. (Proceedings of the 1st Canada-US Rock Mechanics Symposium - Rock Mechanics Meeting Society's Challenges and Demands; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2006

Landslide hazard management - Using geotechnical monitoring, virtual process models and decision support technology

Hutchinson, J., Diederichs, M., Carranza-Torres, C., Sheriff, C., Kjelland, N. & Harrap, R., Jun 1 2006, In : Felsbau. 24, 3, p. 24-29 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2004
144 Scopus citations
2003
32 Scopus citations

Ground response curves for rock masses exhibiting strain-softening behaviour

Alonso, E., Alejano, L. R., Varas, F., Fdez-Mańin, G. & Carranza-Torres, C., Nov 1 2003, In : International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 27, 13, p. 1153-1185 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

190 Scopus citations
2000
384 Scopus citations

Some consequences of inelastic rock-mass deformation on the tunnel support loads predicted by the Einstein and Schwartz design approach

Carranza-Torres, C. & Fairhurst, C., Dec 1 2000, Proceedings of Sessions of Geo-Denver 2000 - Trends in Rock Mechanics, GSP 102. 102 ed. p. 16-49 34 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations
1999

Elasto-plastic analysis of elliptical cavities in rock subject to non-hydrostatic loading

Carranza-Torres, C. & Fairhurst, C., Dec 1 1999, FLAC and numerical modeling in geomechanics. Proceedings of the international FLAC symposium, Minneapolis, September 1999.. Detournay, C., Hart, R., Detourney, C. & Hart, R. (eds.). p. 215-223 9 p. (FLAC and numerical modeling in geomechanics. Proceedings of the international FLAC symposium, Minneapolis, September 1999.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
330 Scopus citations
1997

Insights on the stability of large excavations from analytical and numerical models

Carranza-Torres, C., Fairhurst, C. & Lorig, L., Jan 1 1997, In : Felsbau. 15, 1, p. 54-63 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations