Numerical Simulation and Length Scale Calibration of Micropolar Hypoplastic Model

  • Jia LinEmail author
  • Wei Wu
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering book series (SSGG)


A new micropolar hypoplastic model is developed with a complex tensor formulation. The model is implemented in a finite element code to simulate plane strain tests. The relationship between shear band width and internal length is studied, which can be used to calibrate of the length scale in the micropolar hypoplastic model.


Hypoplastic Model Length Scale Calibration Shear Band Width Internal Length Tejchman 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Geotechnical EngineeringUniversity of Natural Resources and Life SciencesViennaAustria

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