Geomechanics and Geotechnics

Amir Shoarian Sattari, M.Sc.

Ludewig-Meyn-Straße 10, R.358
Phone: +49 431 880 1976
Telefax: +49 431 880-4376
amir.shoarian-sattari@ifg.uni-kiel.de

Research interests

  • Energy Geotechnics
  • Application of Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Unsaturated Soil Mechanics (Research)

Publications

  • AS Sattari, HB Motra, ZH Rizvi, F. Wuttke (2018). A new lattice element method (LEM) with integrated interface elements for determining the effective thermal conductivity of rock solids under thermo-mechanical processes. International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG), Lausanne, Switzerland. (accepted)
  • Zarghaam Haider Rizvi, Frank Wuttke, Amir Shorian Sattari "Dynamic Analysis by Lattice Element Method Simulation" China-Europe conference on geotechnical engineering, Springer Series in Geomechanics & Geoengineering, 13-16 Aug 2018. (accepted)
  • Zarghaam H. Rizvi, Amir S. Sattari, Frank Wuttke Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical modelling of geo-materials by Lattice Element Method. Interpore 2018, New Orleans, USA, 14-17 May 2018
  • Rizvi, Zarghaam H., Sattari, A.,Wuttke, F.,"Meso scale modelling of infill foam concrete wall for earthquake loads", 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16ECEE), Thessaloniki, Greece, 2018. (accepted)

  • Z. H. Rizvi, D. Shrestha, A. S. Sattari, F. Wuttke (2017), Numerical modelling of effective thermal conductivity for modified geomaterial using Lattice Element Method, Heat and Mass Transfer (DOI: 10.1007/s00231-017-2140-2).

  • Frank Wuttke, Amir S. Sattari, Zarghaam H. Rizvi, Neele Dempwolf “Thermo-mechanical fracture simulation of cohesive and bounded solids by Lattice Element Modelling”, 13th National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Sofia, Bulgaria, 6–10 September, 2017.

  • Zarghaam H. Rizvi, Amir S. Sattari, Hem B. Motra, Frank Wuttke, Effective parameter evaluation in heterogeneous cemented geomaterials subjected to high temperature, pressure and constrained deformations, Second International Symposium on Coupled Phenomena in Environmental Geotechnics, 6-7 September 2017, University of Leeds, UK.

  • A. S. Sattari, Z. H. Rizvi, H. B. Motra, F. Wuttke (2017). Meso-scale modeling of heat transport in a heterogeneous cemented geomaterial by lattice element method. Granular Matter. 19:66. (DOI 10.1007/s10035-017-0751-4).
  • Stutz, H., Mašín, D., Sattari, A. and Wuttke, F. (2017). A general approach to model interfaces using existing soil constitutive models - application to hypoplasticity. Computers and Geotechnics , Volume 87, July 2017, Pages 115-127 (doi: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2017.02.010).
  • F.Wuttke, A.S. Sattari, Z. H. Rizvi and  H.B. Motra, 2017, Advanced Meso-Scale Modelling to Study the Effective Thermo-Mechanical Parameter in Solid Geomaterial, Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales (ATMSS), Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering,(DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-52773-4_9).
  • Z. H. Rizvi, K. Sembdner, A.S. Sattari and F.Wuttke, 2016, Potential of nano material (SiC) for improving the thermal properties of sand, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Energy Geotechnics (ICEGT 2016, Kiel, Germany, 29-31 August 2016), (DOI: 10.1201/b21938-66 ).
  • Z. H. Rizvi, A.S. Sattari and F.Wuttke, 2016,  "Numerical analysis of heat conduction in granular geo-material using lattice element method", Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Energy Geotechnics (ICEGT 2016, Kiel, Germany, 29-31 August 2016), (DOI: 10.1201/b21938-58 ).
  • Z.H. Rizvi, H.B. Motra, K.  Sembdner, A.S. Sattari, F. Wuttke,“ Time lapsed monitoring and numerical simulation of thermo-mechanical properties of fractured porous rock“, Interpore 8th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, May 2016, Ohio, Cincinnati, USA
  • Shoarian Sattari, A. and Toker, N.K. (2016). Obtaining Soil-Water Characteristic Curves by Numerical Modeling of Drainage in Particulate Media. Computers and Geotechnics Journal, Vol. 74, 196-210. 

 

Research Projects

  • SHEARWALL - Modelling of fracture behavior in seismic loaded stone and brick structures, Cooperation Partner: AML GmbH, Reye & Söhne GmbH, Universalbau, BMWi, 2015-2018.
  • GEOMINT -  Geomechanical integrity of host and barrier rocks - experiment, modeling and analysis of discontinuities, Cooperation partner:  Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR), Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU), Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung GmbH – UFZ (Gesamtkoordination), Institut für Gebirgsmechanik GmbH (IfG Leipzig), Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF), Universität Stuttgart, 2017-2020.