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Biography

2009 - current Research Associate, The University of Newcastle, Australia

2005 - 2008 Marie - Curie Early Stage Research Fellow, Durham University, UK. Ph.D student at Durham University under supervision of Prof. R.S. Crouch and Dr D. Gallipoli.

2002 - 2005 Ph.D. student, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice

2002 MSc degree (honours graduated) from Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Faculty of Civil and Structure Engineering.

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Durham, 16/01/2009

Research

Research keywords

  • Constitutive Modelling
  • Large Deformation Problems
  • Material Point Method
  • Stress Integration Algorithms
  • Unsaturated Soils

Research expertise

Stress Integration Algorithms

Material Point Method

Constitutive Modelling

Unsaturated Soils

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Polish

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
090599Civil Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified55
091599Interdisciplinary Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified30
050399Soil Sciences Not Elsewhere Classified15

Collaboration

Innsbruck University (Austria)

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Highlighted Publications

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2010Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'Explicit stress integration with error control for the Barcelona Basic Model. Part II: Algorithms efficiency and accuracy', Computers and Geotechnics, 37 68-81 (2010) [C1]
2010Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'Explicit stress integration with error control for the Barcelona Basic Model: Part 1: Algorithms formulations', Computers and Geotechnics, 37 59-67 (2010) [C1]

Publications

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Journal article (5 outputs)

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2013Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Equivalent stress approach in creation of elasto-plastic constitutive models for unsaturated soils', International Journal of Geomechanics, 131020185026000-131020185026000 (2013)
2012Solowski WT, Hofmann M, Hofstetter G, Sheng D, Sloan SW, 'A comparative study of stress integration methods for the Barcelona Basic Model', Computers and Geotechnics, 44 22-33 (2012) [C1]
2012Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Equivalent stress approach in modelling unsaturated soils', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 36 1667-1681 (2012) [C1]

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2010Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'Explicit stress integration with error control for the Barcelona Basic Model. Part II: Algorithms efficiency and accuracy', Computers and Geotechnics, 37 68-81 (2010) [C1]
2010Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'Explicit stress integration with error control for the Barcelona Basic Model: Part 1: Algorithms formulations', Computers and Geotechnics, 37 59-67 (2010) [C1]
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Conference (14 outputs)

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2014Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Material point method modelling of granular flow in inclined channels', Applied Mechanics and Materials, Sydney (2014)

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2013Solowski WT, Sloan SW, Kanty PT, Kwiecien S, 'Numerical simulation of a small scale dynamic replacement stone column creation experiment', Particle-Based Methods III Fundamentals and Applications, Stuttgart, Germany (2013)

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2013Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Modelling of sand column collapse with material point method', ComGeo III, Computational Geomechanics, Krakow, Poland (2013)

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2012Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Elastic or elasto-plastic: Examination of certain strain increments in the Barcelona Basic Model', Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications, Napoli, Italy (2012) [E1]

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2012Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Definition of stress in constitutive modelling of partially saturated soils and granular media', Book of Abstracts. 8th European Solid Mechanics Conference, Graz, Austria (2012) [E3]

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2011Solowski WT, Sheng D, Sloan SW, 'Explicit stress integration with reduced drift for Barcelona Basic Model', Unsaturated Soils: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona (2011) [E1]
2011Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'An equivalent stress implementation of Barcelona Basic Model', Computer Methods for Geomechanics: Frontiers and New Applications, Volume 2, Melbourne, VIC (2011) [E1]

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2011Solowski WT, Sloan SW, 'Accuracy comparison of material point method with Gimp and cpdi interpolation with known numerical and analytical solutions for geotechnical problems', Particles 2011: II International Conference on Particle-Based Methods Fundamentals and Applications, Barcelona, Spain (2011) [E3]

Co-authors: Scott Sloan

2010Solowski WT, Sheng D, 'A simple time stepping algorithm for material point method', Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, Trondheim, Norway (2010) [E1]

Co-authors: Daichao Sheng

2010Solowski WT, Hoffman M, Hofstetter G, 'Comparison of explicit and implicit integration schemes for the Barcelona Basic Model', Unsaturated Soils: Theoretical and Numerical Advances in Unsaturated Soil Mechanics: Proceedings of the 4th Asia Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Newcastle, NSW (2010) [E1]
2010Solowski WT, Sheng D, 'Material point method algorithm with automatic time stepping and error control for elastic problems', Proceedings of the Joint 9th World Congress on Computational Mechanics and 4th Asian Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics, Sydney, NSW (2010) [E3]

Co-authors: Daichao Sheng

2008Solowski WT, Crouch RS, Gallipoli D, 'A multi-cell extension to the Barcelona Basic Model', UNSATURATED SOILS: ADVANCES IN GEO-ENGINEERING, Durham, ENGLAND (2008) [E1]
2007Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'Numerical integration of elasto-plastic constitutive models using the extrapolation method', NUMERICAL MODELS IN GEOMECHANICS: NUMOG X, Rhodes, GREECE (2007) [E1]
2006Solowski WT, Gallipoli D, 'A stress-strain integration algorithm for unsaturated soil elastoplasticity with automatic error control', NUMERICAL METHODS IN GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING, Graz, AUSTRIA (2006) [E1]
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Dr Wojciech (Wojtek) Solowski

Work Phone(02) 4921 7074
Email
PositionResearch Associate
Centre for Geotechnical & Materials Modelling
School of Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
EA 213,
Engineering Building EA,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/wojciech-solowski