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Journal of Mining Science

, Volume 45, Issue 6, pp 517–524 | Cite as

Stress-strain state of karst areas

  • A. A. Baryakh
  • E. P. Rusin
  • S. B. Stazhevsky
  • A. K. Fedoseev
  • G. N. Khan
Geomechanics

Abstract

Numerical modeling data on evolution of the stress-strain state of a rock mass containing a karst cavity are reported.

Rock mass karstogenesis discrete element method stress-strain statite 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Baryakh
    • 1
  • E. P. Rusin
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. B. Stazhevsky
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. K. Fedoseev
    • 1
  • G. N. Khan
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Mining Institute, Ural BranchRussian Academy of SciencesPermRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Mining, Siberian BranchRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia

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