Hypoplastic Model for Sand

  • David MašínEmail author
Part of the Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering book series (SSGG)


In this chapter, the hypoplastic model developed by von Wolffersdorff [1] is introduced. This model is often considered as a reference hypoplastic model for predicting the behaviour of granular materials. To clarify the model structure, the model development was followed step by step in Chap.  4. In this chapter, its mathematical formulation is summarised first, and emphasis is then put on the material parameters and procedures for their calibration.


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  1. 1.Faculty of ScienceCharles UniversityPragueCzech Republic

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