Linear staged construction analysis with varying user-specified water-levels
TUTORIAL TYPE Technical - Geotechnical
SUITABLE FOR TRIAL VERSION Yes
FOR DIANA VERSION 10.5
MODULES REQUIRED BASIC, EXPERT, GEOTECH
DIMENSION Plane strain 
ANALYSIS TYPE Geomechanical staged construction
MODEL TYPE Regular plane strain elements, linear elasticity, Initial stress, shear/pressure capacity, Water levels
LOAD & BOUNDARY CONDITIONS Self-weight load, Constraint
RESULTS Elastic parameters contour plot, Pore pressure contour plot, Effective stresses contour plot, Mohr-Coulomb failure criterion

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