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Geomechanics and Tunnelling

Geomechanics and Tunnelling

Geomechanik und Tunnelbau
Volume 10, 2017

Frequency: bimonthly
Language of Publication: English/German

Editor: ÖGG - Österreichische Gesellschaft für Geomechanik
(Austrian Society for Geomechanic)
Editor in chief: Dr.-Ing. Helmut Richter

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The contributions published in Geomechanics and Tunnelling deal with tunnelling, rock engineering and applications of rock and soil mechanics as well as engineering geology in practice. Each issue focuses on a current topic or specific project. Brief news, reports from construction sites and news on conferences round off the content. An internationally renowned Editorial Board assures a highly interesting selection of topics and guarantees the high standard of the contributions.

Main topics

  • NATM
  • TBM tunnelling
  • Traffic tunnels
  • Hydro power plants
  • Structural design of underground space
  • Numerical analyses
  • Support elements
  • Rock mass behaviour
  • Rock mass characterization
  • Rock foundations
  • Slope stabilization

Annual table of contents of the last years

Editorial Board


  • Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Bernd Moritz, ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG, Graz, Österreich
  • Prof. Robert Galler, Montanuniversität Leoben, Österreich


  • Prof. Georgios Anagnostou, ETH Hönggerberg, Zürich, Schweiz
  • Dr. techn. Georg Atzl, iC cconsulenten Ziviltechniker GesmbH, Österreich
  • Dipl.-Ing. Nejad Ayaydin, IGT Austria, Salzburg
  • Prof. Giovanni Barla, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italien
  • Prof. Tarcisio B. Celestino, Themag Engenharia & USP Brasil, Sao Paulo
  • Prof. Xia-Ting Feng, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China
  • Dr. Andreas Goricki, 3G Gruppe Geotechnik, Graz, Österreich
  • Dr. Dieter Handke, IMM Maidl & Maidl - Beratende Ingenieure, Bochum, Deutschland
  • Dr. Max John, Zivilingenieur für Bauwesen, Innsbruck, Österreich
  • Prof. Scott D. Kieffer, Technische Universität Graz, Österreich
  • Dr. Harald Lauffer, Porr AG, Wien, Österreich
  • Dr. Ulrich Maidl, MTC Maidl Tunnelconsultants, Duisburg, Deutschland
  • Prof. Derek Martin, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Kanada
  • Prof. Phien-Wej Noppadol, Asian Institute of Technology, Pathumthani, Thailand
  • Prof. Rainer Poisel, Technische Universität Wien, Österreich
  • Prof. Eckart Schneider, SSP BauConsulr GmbH, Österreich
  • Dr. Peter Schubert, IC-Consulenten, Bergheim, Österreich
  • Prof. Wulf Schubert, Technische Universität Graz, Österreich
  • Prof. Helmut Schweiger, Technische Universität Graz, Österreich
  • Prof. Markus Thewes, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Deutschland
  • Prof. Kurosch Thuro, Technische Universität München, Deutschland
  • Dr. Alois Vigl, viglconsult, Schruns, Österreich
  • Prof. Gerald Zenz, University of Technology, Österreich


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