ANALYSIS OF RIB SUPPORTS FOR CIRCULAR TUNNELS IN ELASTIC GROUND

Authors
Citation
Id. Moore, ANALYSIS OF RIB SUPPORTS FOR CIRCULAR TUNNELS IN ELASTIC GROUND, Rock mechanics and rock engineering, 27(3), 1994, pp. 155-172
Citations number
7
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Geosciences, Interdisciplinary","Engineering, Civil
ISSN journal
0723-2632
Volume
27
Issue
3
Year of publication
1994
Pages
155 - 172
Database
ISI
SICI code
0723-2632(1994)27:3<155:AORSFC>2.0.ZU;2-D
Abstract
The response of circumferential ribs used to support a long circular t unnel in elastic ground is investigated. A rib-ground interaction solu tion is described for biaxial field stresses. A simplified procedure i s also developed for predicting thrust and moment in rib supports.