Publications récentes

Laboratoire de mécanique des sols

Publications récentes

2020

Microfluidic-Based Study on the Activation and Evolution of Calcite Bio-Mineralization for Geotechnical Applications

A. Elmaloglou; D. Terzis; P. De Anna; L. Laloui; S. Mahé et al. 

2020-02-25. Geo-Congress 2020 , February 25-28. DOI : 10.1061/9780784482834.009.

Thermo-mechanical behaviour of energy geostructures subjected to bending thermal actions

Q. Llabjani 

2020-01-23.

Integration of geological data into the BIM process in infrastructure projects

R. Wyss 

2020-01-23.

Thermo-hydro-mechanical behavior of energy tunnels

M. Wojnarowicz 

2020-01-23.

Laboratory Testing on Hydraulic Fracturing of Barre Granite: Studying Visual Observations, Acoustic Emissions and Radiated Energy related to Fracture Mechanisms

M. Casanova 

2020-01-23.

District scale influence of waste heat on the subsurface conditions: a numerical investigation for Chicago

S. Hartmann 

2020-01-23.

Evaluation of failure criteria for rock under various stress states

H. Fuselier 

2020-01-23.

Prediction and experimental evaluation of soil-water retention behavior of skeletal calcareous soils

H. Shahnazari; L. Laloui; S. Kouzegaran; Y. Jafarian 

Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment. 2020-01-14. 

Performance of Energy Piles Considering Reinforced Concrete Non-Linearity

C. Garbellini; L. Laloui 

2020. Geo-Congress 2020, Minneapolis, Minnesota, February 25–28, 2020. p. 45-54. DOI : 10.1061/9780784482780.005.

The shear strength of Opalinus Clay shale in the remoulded state

A. Ferrari; M. Rosone; M. Ziccarelli; S. Giger 

Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment. 2020. Vol. 21. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2019.100142.

2019

Analysis and Design of Energy Geostructures

L. Laloui; A. F. Rotta Loria 

Elsevier, 2019-11-01.

A double-structure hydromechanical constitutive model for compacted bentonite.

Y. Qiao; X. Yingming; L. Laloui; W. Ding; M. He 

Comptuters and Geotechnics. 2019-11-01. Vol. 115, p. 10-21, 103173. DOI : 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103173.

Three-dimensional finite element analysis of piled rafts with energy piles

C. Garbellini; L. Laloui 

Computers and Geotechnics. 2019-10. Vol. 114, p. 103115. DOI : 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103115.

Numerical investigation of the convection heat transfer driven by airflows in underground tunnels

M. Peltier; A. F. R. Loria; L. Lepage; E. Garin; L. Laloui 

Applied Thermal Engineering. 2019-08-01. Vol. 159, p. 113844. DOI : 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2019.113844.

Long-term performance and life cycle assessment of energy piles in three different climatic conditions

M. Sütman; G. Speranza; A. Ferrari; P. Larrey-Lassalle; L. Laloui 

Renewable Energy. 2019-07-05. DOI : 10.1016/j.renene.2019.07.035.

Thermal design and full-scale thermal response test on Energy Walls

J. Zannin; A. Ferrari; M. Pousse; L. Laloui 

2019-06-25. 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials (IS-Glasgow 2019), Glasgow (UK), 26-28/06/2019. DOI : 10.1051/e3sconf/20199218011.

An experimental investigation on the water retention behaviour of a silty soil for the computation of the lateral earth thrust on a retaining wall

G. Speranza; A. Ferrari; M. Pousse; L. Laloui 

2019-06-25. 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials (IS-Glasgow 2019), Glasgow UK, 25-06, 2019. p. 07011. DOI : 10.1051/e3sconf/20199207011.

Increasing understanding and confidence in THM simulations of Engineered Barrier Systems.

A. Schäfers; A. Gens; A. Rodriguez-Dono; S. Baxter; V. Tsitsopoulos et al. 

Environmental Geotechnics. 2019-05-09. DOI : 10.1680/jenge.18.00078.

Impact of Mineralogical Composition on Geotechnical Properties of Opalinus Clay

E. Crisci; A. Ferrari; S. Giger; L. Laloui 

2019-04-28. Sixth EAGE Shale Workshop, Bordeaux, 28 April – 1 May 2019. DOI : 10.3997/2214-4609.201900278.

On the definition of an effective stress for shales

A. Tuttolomondo; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

2019-04-28. Sixth EAGE Shale Workshop, Bordeaux, France, 29 April – 2 May, 2019.

Experimental Assessment of the Impact of Partial Saturation On the Mechanical Properties of Gas Shales

A. Minardi; A. Ferrari; R. Ewy; L. Laloui 

2019-04-28. Sixth EAGE Shale Workshop, Bordeaux, France, April 29 – May 2, 2019. DOI : 10.3997/2214-4609.201900289.

A decade of progress and turning points in the understanding of bio-improved soils: A review

D. Terzis; L. Laloui 

Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment. 2019-03-04. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2019.03.001.

Hydro-mechanical behaviour of shallow Opalinus Clay shale

E. Crisci; A. Ferrari; S. Giger; L. Laloui 

Engineering Geology. 2019-01-24. Vol. 251, p. 214-227. DOI : 10.1016/j.enggeo.2019.01.016.

Equivalent pier analysis of full-scale pile groups subjected to mechanical and thermal loads

A. F. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui; V. Catala Oltra 

Computers and Geotechnics. 2019. 

Thermal stress analysis of energy piles

C. Garbellini; L. Laloui 

Géotechnique. 2019. DOI : 10.1680/jgeot.19.p.208.

The role of thermal loads in the performance-based design of energy piles

A. F. Rotta Loria; M. Bocco; C. Garbellini; A. Muttoni; L. Laloui 

Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment. 2019.  p. 100153. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2019.100153.

Hydro-mechanical response of Opalinus Clay shale: dependency on composition and burial depth

E. Crisci / L. Laloui; A. Ferrari (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2019. 

Analysis of the interaction factor method for energy pile groups with slab

E. Ravera; M. Sutman; L. Laloui 

Computers and Geotechnics. 2019.  p. 103294. DOI : 10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103294.

Energy performance and economic feasibility of energy segmental linings for subway tunnels

B. C. H. Cousin; A. F. Rotta Loria; A. Bourget; F. Rognon; L. Laloui 

Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. 2019. Vol. 91, p. 102997. DOI : 10.1016/j.tust.2019.102997.

Induced seismicity in geologic carbon storage

V. Vilarrasa Riano; J. Carrera; S. Olivella; J. Rutqvist; L. Laloui 

Solid Earth. 2019. Vol. 10, p. 871-892. DOI : 10.5194/se-10-871-2019.

Volume change characteristics of fine-grained soils due to sequential thermo-mechanical stresses

R. Shetty; D. Singh; A. Ferrari 

Engineering Geology. 2019. Vol. 253, p. 47-54. DOI : 10.1016/j.enggeo.2019.03.008.

Compaction-induced permeability loss’s effect on induced seismicity during reservoir depletion

B. P. Fryer; G. Siddiqi; L. Laloui 

Pure and Applied Geophysics. 2019. DOI : 10.1007/s00024-019-02198-0.

Cell-free soil bio-cementation with strength, dilatancy and fabric characterization

D. Terzis; L. Laloui 

Acta Geotechnica. 2019. DOI : 10.1007/s11440-019-00764-3.

Anisotropic behaviour of shallow opalinus clay

E. Crisci; A. Ferrari; S. Giger; L. Laloui 

2019. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics, SEG 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September, 2018. p. 442-448. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-319-99670-7_55.

Thermo-mechanical schemes for energy piles

A. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui 

2019. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics, SEG 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September, 2018. p. 218-225. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-319-99670-7_28.

2018

NAGRA Project Order 16’189 EBS – Task Force: Gas Transport in Bentonite

A. Madaschi; L. Laloui 

2018-12-20

GEOTEXTILE

D. Terzis; L. Laloui 

CN110770400; AU2017417126; WO2018219431.

2018-12-06.

Les géostructures énergétiques: une énergie renouvelable sous nos pieds

M. M. V. Peltier; A. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui 

2018-11-07.

The influence of different hydro-mechanical paths on final properties of saturated MX80 bentonite samples

P. E. Baryla; L. Keller; P. Marchal; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

2018-11-01. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG-2018), Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September 2018.

Load-Transfer Approach for Modeling the Cyclic Thermo-Mechanical Behaviour of Energy Piles

M. Sütman; G. Olgun; L. Laloui 

2018-11-01. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG-2018), Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September 2018.

Performance of a geothermal energy deicing system for bridge deck using a pile heat exchanger

G. Kong; D. Wu; H. Liu; L. Laloui; X. Cheng et al. 

International Journal of Energy Research. 2018-10-24. Vol. 43, num. 1, p. 596-603. DOI : 10.1002/er.4266.

Mechanics – the key to unlocking subsurface resources for energy supply and storage

P. E. Baryla 

2018-10-05.

Gaz naturel et tournant énergétique

S. Barenne 

2018-10.

Mechanical anisotropy of Opalinus Clay shale: a multiscale approach

A. Madaschi; E. Crisci; A. Ferrari; A. Alcolea Rodriguez; L. Keller et al. 

2018-09-28. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG) 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 25-28, 2018.

La géothermie, ce potentiel inexploité: interview de Lyesse Laloui, professeur à l’EPFL

P. Chaboudez 

2018-09-20.

Energy Geotechnics

A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

Springer, Cham, 2018-08-24.

On the swelling behavior of shallow Opalinus Clay shale

E. Crisci; A. Ferrari; S. Giger; L. Laloui 

2018-08-23. 7th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, HKUST, Hong Kong, August, 3-5, 2018.

Hydro-mechanical modeling of tunnel excavation in anisotropic shale with coupled damage-plasticity and micro-dilatant regularization

F. Parisio; V. Vilarrasa Riano; L. Laloui 

Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 2018-08-23.  p. 1-15. DOI : 10.1007/s00603-018-1569-z.

Decision Aids for Tunneling – A CATALOGUE FOR APPLICATION TO SMALL TUNNELS

R. Harran 

2018-08-17.

Experimentation on hydraulic fracturing of Barre granite: from hydrofracturing to hydroshearing

A. De Saussure 

2018-08-17.

Decision Aids for Tunneling A CATALOGUE FOR APPLICATION TO SMALL TUNNELS

R. Harran 

2018-08-14.

Des bactéries contre l’érosion

C. Maillar 

2018-07-31.

Des bactéries pour soutenir le sol de Rances

C. Maillard 

2018-07-18.

Étude géotechnique et géothermique d’une tranchée couverte en site urbain

N. Delessert 

2018-07-12.

À l’EPFL, l’avenir de l’homme mûrit sous terre

A. Détraz 

2018-06-18.

Gaznat se tourne vers l’EPFL

S. Marenne 

2018-05-22.

Rencontre avec Lyesse Laloui

S. Dolzan 

2018-03-24.

Déchets radioactifs: qui veut d’un site d’enfouissement près de chez lui?

L. Nicolet 

2018-03-09.

Chauffer les bâtiments grâce à leurs fondations en béton

L. Buschini 

2018-01-10.

La prudence reste de mise en montagne, en forêt et sur les berges

RTS 

2018-01-06.

Hydro-mechanical analysis of gas transport in compacted bentonite: uncertainty modelling

A. Madaschi; L. Laloui 

2018-01-02. Second International Workshop on the Finite Element Code LAGAMINE (LAGASHOP 2018), Delft, Netherlands, January 31 – February 2, 2018.

A flowchart for early-stage thermal design of Energy Walls

J. Zannin; A. Ferrari; M. Pousse; L. Laloui 

2018. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics SEG2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September 2018.

Evaluation of the in situ stress state of Opalinus Clay based on suction and swelling pressure measurements

A. Tuttolomondo; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

2018

An effective stress framework for clayey geomaterials

A. Tuttolomondo; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

2018. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG) 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 25-28, 2018.

Experimental assessment of shale properties for safe geological CO2 storage

A. Minardi; L. Laloui 

2018

Arbeitsbericht NAB 17-27 – Geotechnical Experimental Characterisation of Opalinus Clay Cores from the Borehole Lausen

A. Ferrari; E. Crisci; L. Laloui 

2018

Mechanical response of Opalinus Clay during CO2 injection

A. Minardi; L. Laloui 

SCCER-SoE annual conference 2018, Horw (LU), Switzerland, 14-15/09/2018.

Experimental assessment of shale properties for safe geological CO2 storage

V. Favero; A. Minardi; L. Laloui 

Mont Terri Technical Meeting 36, Porrentruy, Switzerland, 7-8/02/2018.

On the Soil-Structure Interaction of Surface Strip Footings at Ultimate Limit State

C. Garbellini; L. Laloui 

2018. 26th European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Graz, Austria, September 11-14, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-LMS-263987.

Themed Issue on advances in “Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soil and Shales” – selected Papers of International Workshop ATMSS-2017

A. Ferrari 

GEOMECHANICS FOR ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT. 2018. Vol. 14, p. 1-2. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2018.05.001.

Consolidated-undrained triaxial testing of Opalinus Clay: Results and method validation

S. Giger; R. Ewy; V. Favero; R. Stankovic; L. Keller 

GEOMECHANICS FOR ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT. 2018. Vol. 14, p. 16-28. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2018.01.003.

Gas shale water imbibition tests with controlled suction technique

A. Minardi; A. Ferrari; R. Ewry; L. Laloui 

2018. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics, SEG 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland, 25-28 September, 2018. p. 250-257. DOI : 10.1007/978-3-319-99670-7_32.

Analysis of the vertical displacement of energy pile groups

A. F. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui 

Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment. 2018. Vol. 16, p. 1-14. DOI : 10.1016/j.gete.2018.04.001.

Reservoir stimulation’s effect on depletion-induced seismicity

B. P. Fryer; G. Siddiqi; L. Laloui 

Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 2018. Vol. 123. DOI : 10.1029/2018JB016009.

Full-Scale In-Situ Tests on Energy Piles: Head and Base-Restraining Effects on the Structural Behaviour of Three Energy Piles

M. Sütman; T. Brettmann; G. Olgun 

Journal of Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment. 2018. 

Cyclic Load – Transfer Approach for the Analysis of Energy Piles

M. Sütman; G. Olgun; L. Laloui 

ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 2018. Vol. 145, num. 1.

Laboratory testing of gas shales in unsaturated conditions

L. Laloui; A. Ferrari; A. Minardi; R. Ewy 

2018. The 7th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Hong Kong, 03-05/08/2018.

Elastic behavior of partially saturated gas shales during unloading – reloading cycles in uniaxial compression

A. Minardi; A. Ferrari; R. Ewy; L. Laloui 

2018. The 7th international conference on unsaturated soils, Hong Kong, 3-5/08/2018.

A stochastic approach to the modelling of gas transport in bentonite

A. Madaschi; L. Laloui 

2018. 7th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Hong Kong, August 3-5, 2018.

Hydro-chemo-mechanical behavior of a sand/bentonite mixture upon wetting paths

A. Ferrari; D. Manca; L. Laloui 

2018. The 7th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Hong Kong, August 3-5, 2018.

Gas Shales Testing in Controlled Partially Saturated Conditions

A. Ferrari; A. Minardi; R. Ewy; L. Laloui 

International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 2018. Vol. 107, p. 110-119. DOI : 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.05.003.

Nonlinear elastic response of partially saturated gas shales in uniaxial compression

A. Minardi; A. Ferrari; R. Ewy; L. Laloui 

Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 2018. Vol. 51, num. 7, p. 1967-1978. DOI : 10.1007/s00603-018-1453-x.

Thermo-mechanical performance of energy pile groups

A. F. Rotta Loria / L. Laloui (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2018. 

Impact of CO2 injection on the hydro-mechanical behaviour of a clay-rich caprock

V. Favero; L. Laloui 

International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 2018. Vol. 71, p. 133-141. DOI : 10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.02.017.

3-D micro-architecture and mechanical response of soil cemented via microbial-induced calcite precipitation

D. Terzis; L. Laloui 

Scientific Reports. 2018. Vol. 8, num. 1416. DOI : 10.1038/s41598-018-19895-w.

Hydro-mechanical characterization of gas shales and Opalinus Clay shale in partially saturated conditions

A. Minardi / L. Laloui; A. Ferrari (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2018. 

Anisotropic behaviour of Opalinus Clay through consolidated and drained triaxial testing in saturated conditions

V. Favero; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui 

Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 2018. Vol. 51, num. 5, p. 1305-1319. DOI : 10.1007/s00603-017-1398-5.

Group action effects caused by various operating energy piles

A. F. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui 

Geotechnique. 2018. Vol. 68, num. 9, p. 834-841. DOI : 10.1680/jgeot.17.P.213.

The impact of the volumetric swelling behavior on the water uptake of gas shale

A. Minardi; A. Ferrari; R. Ewy; L. Laloui 

Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 2018. Vol. 49, p. 132-144. DOI : 10.1016/j.jngse.2017.11.001.

2017

NAGRA Project Order 15’228 EBS – Task Force: Homogenization Analysis of Bentonite & Gas Transport in Bentonite

A. Madaschi; L. Laloui 

2017-12-21

Pre-dismantling THM modelling of the FEBEX in situ experiment.

Y. Qiao; A. Ferrari; L. Laloui; M. Sanchez; A. Gens et al. 

2017-06-01

Pre-dismantling THM modelling

A. Papafotiou; C. Li; F. Kober 

2017-06-01

Serviceability assessment of energy pile groups through design charts

A. F. Rotta Loria; L. Laloui 

2017. 7th Geotechnical Symposium with International Participation, Istanbul, Turkey, November 22-25, 2017. p. 101-112.

Recent development in the multiphysical analysis and design of energy piles

L. Laloui; A. F. Rotta Loria 

2017. 7th Geotechnical Symposium with International Participation, Istanbul, Turkey, November 22-25, 2017. p. 3-12.

Kinetics, Mechanics and Micro-structure of Bio-cemented Soils

D. Terzis / L. Laloui (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2017. 

Quantitative analysis of the crystalline bond lattice of bio-improved soils using micro-computed tomography

D. Terzis; L. Laloui 

2017. 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Seoul), Seoul, South Korea, September 17-22, 2017.

On the formulation of anisotropic-polyaxial failure criteria: a comparative study

F. Parisio; L. Laloui 

Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 2017. Vol. 51, num. 2, p. 479-489. DOI : 10.1007/s00603-017-1330-z.

Quantification of Viscous Creep Influence on Storage Capacity of Caprock

L. Räss; R. Makhnenko; Y. Podladchikov; L. Laloui 

Energy Procedia. 2017. Vol. 114, p. 3237-3246. DOI : 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1455.

Hydromechanical Aspects of CO2 Breakthrough into Clay-rich Caprock

R. Makhnenko; V. Vilarrasa; D. Mylnikov; L. Laloui 

Energy Procedia. 2017. Vol. 114, p. 3219-3228. DOI : 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1453.

Potential for Fault Reactivation Due to CO2 Injection in a Semi-Closed Saline Aquifer

V. Vilarrasa; R. Makhnenko; L. Laloui 

Energy Procedia. 2017. Vol. 114, p. 3282-3290. DOI : 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1460.