Postal address

Department of Civil and Transport Engineering Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway

Background and activities

Research interest

  • Computational Geotechnics, in particular constitutive modeling of soil. Numerical modeling for geotechnical design. Applications of geomechanical modeling related to Geohazards. 

Teaching

Publications

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Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Benz, Thomas; Nordal, Steinar. (2010) NUMGE 2010, Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. CRC Press. 2010. ISBN 978-0-415-59239-0.

Part of book/report

  • Bonadies, F.; Nordal, Steinar; Gylland, Anders Samstad; Grimstad, Gustav; Jostad, Hans Petter; Cuomo, S.; Cascini, L.. (2014) Numerical methods for simulation of downward progressive landslides. Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering: Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, Delft, The Netherlands, 18-20 June 2014..
  • Nordal, Steinar; Engin, Harun Kursat. (2014) Back calculation of CPT tests in silt by the Press-Replace technique. Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering: Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, Delft, The Netherlands, 18-20 June 2014..
  • Degago, Samson; Grimstad, Gustav; Jostad, Hans Petter; Nordal, Steinar. (2013) Misconceptions about experimental substantiation of creep hypothesis A. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering - Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics.
  • Degago, Samson; Grimstad, Gustav; Jostad, Hans Petter; Nordal, Steinar. (2013) Misconceptions about experimental substantion of creep hypotheis A. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering - Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics.
  • Paniagua Lopez, Ana Priscilla; Ando, Edward; Silva, Matias; Nordal, Steinar; Viggiani, Gioacchino. (2013) Global failure pattern around a penetrating coned tip by X-ray micro tomography and digital volume correlation. Tomography of Materials and Structures.
  • Tsegaye, Anteneh Biru; Benz, Thomas; Nordal, Steinar. (2013) On the geometry of plastic potential surfaces and isochoric stress paths. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering - Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics.
  • Tsegaye, Anteneh Biru; Nordal, Steinar; Benz, Thomas. (2013) On Shear-Volume Coupling in Deformation of Soils. Constitutive Modeling of Geomaterials. Advances and New Applications..