Geomechanics and Geotechnics

Zarghaam Haider Rizvi, M.Sc.

Ludewig-Meyn-Straße 10, R.466
Phone: +49 431 880-2854
Telefax: +49 431 880-4376
zarghaam@gpi.uni-kiel.de

Research topic

  • Experimental and numerical modelling of fracture states in modified geo-materials under coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical conditions
 

Research interests 

  • Behavior of geo-material under THM stress
  • Lattice Element Method
  • Underground power cable system and Marine power transportation system
  • Numerical Modelling
  • Geo-materials desgin with nano-fillers
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

Publications

  • 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).
  • Islam ,S., Rizvi, Z.H., "Static analysis of Mansa Devi hill landslide using FLAC3D", Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Energy Geotechnics (ICEGT 2016, Kiel, Germany, 29-31 August 2016), (DOI: 10.1201/b21938-23).
  • 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
  • Z. H. Rizvi, F. Wuttke, and K. Sembdner, "Thermal analysis of submarine power cable considering natural convection", 1st International Conference of Geo-Energy and Geo-Environment, December 2015, Hongkong

Teaching

Winter

  • Principles of Continuum Mechanics (M.Sc.)

 

Summer

  • Introduction in Numerical Methods (M.Sc.)

Research Projects

  • ANGUS II - Effects of  using the geological underground as a thermal, electrical or material storage - Integration of underground storage technologies into the energy system transformation using the example of the Schleswig-Holstein model area, Cooperation partners: Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Europa-Universität Flensburg, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung GmbH - UFZ, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Hochschule Flensburg, BMWi - joint project, 2017-2020.
  • DUOFILL - High thermal conductive geomaterial for backfill of high-voltage cables, Cooperation partner: Christoffers On and Subsea, G quadrat, IAB Weimar, BMWi, 2013-2016.