Notable published papers from Dr. Evert Hoek

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Discover significant published papers from world-renowned rock mechanics expert, Dr. Evert Hoek.

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Fracture Initiation and Propagation in Intact Rock - A Review Hoek, E., Martin, C.D., 2014
Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
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Quantification of the Geological Strength Index Chart Hoek, E., Carter, T.G., Diederichs, M.S. June 2013.
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The Construction of the Egnatia Highway through Unstable Slopes in Northern Greece Marinos, P and Hoek, E. 2006.
Proc. XI Conference on Rock Mechanics, Turin
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Greece's Egnatia Highway Tunnels Hoek, E., Marinos, P., Kazilis, N., Angistalis, G., Rahaniotis, N., Marinos, V., 2006
Tunnels & Tunnelling International
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Support Decision Criteria for Tunnels in Fault Zones Goricki, A., Rachaniotis, N., Hoek, E., Marinos, P., Tsotos, St., Schubert, W., 2006
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Empirical Estimation of Rock Mass Modulus Hoek, E. and Diedricks, M.S., 2006
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 43, 203-215
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The GSI: Applications and Limitations Marinos, V., Marinos, P., Hoek, E., 2005
Bulll. Eng. Geol. Environ, 64, 55-65
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Characterization and Engineering Properties of Tectonically Undisturbed by Lithologically Varied Sedimentary Rock Masses Hoek, E., Marinos, P., Marinos, V., 2005
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 42/2, 277-285
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EBP-TBM Face Support Control in the Metro do Porto Project, Portugal Babendererde, S., Joek, E., Marinos, P., Cardoso, A.S., 2005
RETC, Seattle.
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Thissavros Hydropower Plant: Managing Geotechnical Problems in Construction Anastassopolous, K., Hoek, E., Milligan, V., Riemer, W., 2004
Proc. Fifth Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering. New York, April 13-15, 2004.
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Geological Risk in the Use of TBMs in Heterogeneous Rock Masses - The Case of Metro do Porto and the Measures Adopted Babendererde, S., Hoek, E., Marinos, P., Silva Cardoso, A., 2004
Presented at Course on Geotechnical Risks in Rock Tunnels, University of Aveiro, Portugal. 16-16 April, 2004.
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Characterization of Granite and the Underground Construction in Metro do Porto, Portugal Babendererde, S., Hoek E., Marinos, P., Silva Cardoso, A;., 2004
Proc. International Conference on Site Characterization, Porto, Portugal, 19-22 September, 2004.
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Hoek-Brown Failure Criterion - 2002 Edition Hoek, E., Carranza-Torres, C., Corkum, B., 2002
Proc. NARMS-TAC Conference, Toronto, 200, 1, 267-273.
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The Role of Experts in Tunnelling - Experience from Greece and the World Hoek, E., 2001
Keynote Lecture, Egnatia Odos Tunnelling Conference
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Estimating the Geotechnical Properties of Heterogeneous Rock Masses such as Flysch Marinos, P., and Hoek, E., 2001
Bulletin of the Engineering Geology & the Environment (IAEG), 60, 85-92.
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Rock Mass Properties for Underground Mines Hoek, E., 2001
[Edited by W.A. Hustrulid and R.L. Bullock), Littelton, Colorado: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) 2.
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GSI: A Geologically Friendly Tool for Rock Mass Strength Estimation Marinos, P., Hoek, E., 2000
Proc. GeoEng2000 Conference, Melbourne. 1422-1442
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Rock Mass Properties for Surface Mines Hoek, E., Karzulovic, A., 2000
[Edited by W.A. Hustralid, M.K. McCarter and D.J.A. van Zyl), Littleton, CO: Society for Mining, Metallurgical and Exploration (SME), pages 59-70.
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Predicting Tunnel Squeezing Problems in Weak Heterogeneous Rock Masses Hoek, E., and Marinos, P., 2000
Tunnels and Tunnelling International.
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Rock Slopes in Civil and Mining Engineering Hoek, E., Read, J., Karzulovic, A., Chen, Z.Y., 2000.
Published in Proceedings of the International Conference on Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, GeoEng2000.
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Support for Very Weak Rock Associated with Faults and Shear Zones Hoek, E.
Distinguished lecture for the opening of the International Symposium on Rock Support and Reinforcement Practice in Mining. Kalgoorlie, Australia, March 14-19, 1999.
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Reliability of Hoek-Brown Estimates of Rock Mass Properties and their Impact on Design Hoek, E., 1998.
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Science, 35(1), 62-68.
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Tunnel Support in Weak Rock Hoek, E., 1998
Keynote address, Symposium of Sedimentary Rock Engineering. Taipei, Taiwan, November 20-22, 1998.
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Geotechnical Risks on Large Civil Engineering Projects Hoek, E., Palmieri, A., 1998
Keynote address for Theme I - International Association of Engineering Geologists Congress, Vancouver, Canada, September 21-25, 1998.
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Applicability of the GSI Classification for Very Weak and Sheared Rock Masses: The Case of the Athens Schist Formation Hoek, E., Marinos, P., and Benissi, M., 1998
Bull. Eng. Geol. Env. 57(2), 151-160
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Practical Estimates or Rock Mass Strength Hoek, E., Brown, E.T., 1997
Intl. J. Rock Mech. & Mining Sci. & Geomechanics Abstracts. 34 (8), 1165-1186.
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Consulting Boards for Large Civil Engineering Projects Hoek, E., Imrie, A.S., 1995
Water Power and Dam Construction, 47, No. 8, pp 33-34.
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A Modified Hoek-Brown Criterion for Jointed Rock Masses Hoek, E., Wood, D., Shah, S., 1992
Proc. Rock Characterization, Symp. Intl., Soc. Rock Mech.: Eurock '92, (Edited by Hudson J.A.), 209-214. London, British Geotechnical Society.
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Estimating Mohr-Coulomb Friction and Cohesion Values from the Hoek-Brown Failure Criterion Hoek, E., 1990
Intl. Journal of Rock Mech. & Mining Sci. & Geomechanics Abstracts. 12(3), 227-229
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Progress with the Excavation and Support of the Mingtan Power Cavern Roof Moy, D., Hoek, E., 1989
Proc. Rock Cavern Seminar - Hong Kong (eds. A.W. Malone and E.G.D Whiteside), pp. 235-245. London: Institution Mining and Metallurgy.
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Rock Support in Underground Mines Hoek, E., Wood, D.W.F., 1987
In Underground Support Systems (ed J.E. Udd), Montreal: Canadian Institution of Mining and Metallurgy. 35, 1-6.
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Design of Large Underground Caverns for Hydro-Electric Projects Hammett, R.D., Hoek, E., 1981
Proc. Am. Soc. Civ. Eng. Int. Conv. on Recent Development in Geotechnical Engineering for Hydro Projects, New York: ASCE, 192-2
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Empirical Strength Criterion for Rock Masses Hoek, E., Brown, E.R., 1980
Journal of Geotechnical and Geoencironmental Engineering 106 (GT9): 1013-1035.
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Trends in Relationships Between Measured Rock In-Situ Stresses and Depth Brown, E.T., Hoek, E., 1978
Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci & Geomech. Abstracts. 15, 200-215
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Drakensberg Pumped Storage Scheme: Rock Engineering Aspects Bowcock, J.B., Boyd, J.M., Hoek, E., Sharp, J.C., 1977
In Exploration for Rock Engineering (ed. Z.T. Bieniawski), 2, 121-139. Rotterdam: A.A. Balkema
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Developments in Triaxial Testing Equipment Franklin, J.A., Hoek, E., 1970
Rock Mech. 2, 223-228. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
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A Simple Triaxial Cell for Field and Laboratory Testing of Rock Hoek, E., Franklin, J.A., 1968
Trans. Inst. Min. Metall. 77, A22-26
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Brittle Failure of Rock Hoek, E., 1968
In Rock Mechanics in Engineering Practice. (eds. K.G. Stagg and O.C. Zienkiewics), pp. 99-124. London: Wiley.
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Rock Mechanics: An Introduction for the Practical Engineer. Parts I, II, and III. Hoek, E., 1966
Mining Magazine, April, June, July 1966.
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Rock Fracture Under Static Stress Conditions Hoek, E., 1965
Ph.D. thesis submitted to the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Cape Town.
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Brittle Fracture Propagation in Rock Under Compression Hoek, E., Bieniawsi, Z.T., 1965
Intl. J. Fracture Mech. 1, 137-155.
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Fracture of Anisotropic Rock Hoek, E., 1964
J.S. Afr. Inst. Min. Metall. 64, no. 10, 501-518