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Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants

Workshop on Reliability Methods for Risk Mitigation in Geotechnical Engineering

July 14–16, 1992

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center

Irvine, California

AGENDA

Tuesday, July 14th

   

8:00 a.m.

Assemble in Lobby of Newporter for Transportation to the Beckman Center

 

8:15

Breakfast

Refectory

 

Day One Moderator: Wilson Tang

 

9:00

Welcome and Introductions

— James K. Mitchell, Wilson Tang

Auditorium

 

Keynote: “Application of Reliability Methods to Geotechnical Engineering”

— T. H. Wu

 

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Case Examples

 
 

“Probabilistic Analysis of the Minimum Thickness of Clay Liners for Waste Containment Units”

— David E. Daniel

 
 

“Development of Load and Resistance Factors for Design of Highway Bridge Foundations”

— J. Michael Duncan

 
Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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12:00 noon

Lunch

Refectory

1:00 p.m.

“Some Applications of Reliability Methods in Offshore Foundations”

— Wilson Tang

Auditorium

 

“Reliability Applications to Slope Stability”

— T. H. Wu

 

2:30

Break

 

3:00

Participants' Responses to Questions

— Five Minute Presentation from Questionnaire One

Board Room

5:30

Adjourn for Day

 

5:45

Reception

 

6:45

Dinner

Executive Dining Room

Wednesday, July 15th

   

8:00 a.m.

Assemble in Lobby of Newporter for Transportation to the Beckman Center

 

8:15

Breakfast

Refectory

 

Day Two Moderator: J. Michael Duncan

 

9:00

Keynote: “Geotechnical Uncertainties, Engineering Judgment, and Reliability Methods”

— Ralph Peck

Board Room

10:00

Break

 

10:20

Open Discusion

 

12:00 noon

Lunch

Refectory

1:00 p.m.

Identification of Working Groups and Tasks

Board Room

2:00

Break

 
Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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2:15

Working Groups Meet

Various Breakout Rooms

5:30

Adjourn for Day

Dinner on your own

 

Thursday, July 16th

   

8:00 a.m.

Assemble in Lobby of Newporter for Transportation to the Beckman Center

 

8:15

Breakfast

Day Three Moderator: James K. Mitchell

Refectory

9:00

Report from Working Groups

Lecture Room

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Summary of Workshop/Panel Discussion

— Panel Moderator: James K. Mitchell

— Panel Members: Ralph Peck, Erik Vanmarcke, Kaare Hoeg

 

11:30

Participants' Exit Poll

— Completion of Questionnaire Two

 

12:00 noon

Adjourn, Lunch will be available

Refectory

* * * * * * * * *

1:00-3:00 p.m.

Meeting of the Committee on Reliability Methods for Risk Mitigation in Geotechnical Engineering

 
Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS

ROBERT BEA, University of California, Berkeley

JEAN LOU CHAMEAU, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

EDWARD CORDING, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

DAVID DANIEL, University of Texas at Austin

J. MICHAEL DUNCAN, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg

JAMES P. GOULD, Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineering, New York, New York

DIMITRIS A. GRIVAS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York

MILTON HARR, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

FRANCOIS E. HEUZE, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California

KAARE HOEG, Norwegian Geological Institute, Oslo, Norway

ROBERT D. HOLTZ, University of Washington, Seattle

MARY ELLEN HYNES, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, Mississippi

FRED H. KULHAWY, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

RAM B. KULKARNI, Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Oakland, California

CHARLES C. LADD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge

GERALD LEONARDS, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indianna

JAMES K. MITCHELL, University of California, Berkeley

MICHAEL W. O'NEILL, University of Houston, Texas

RALPH PECK, Private Consultant, Albuquerque, New Mexico

EDWARD B. PERRY, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg, Mississippi

JACOB PHILIP, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C.

WILLIAM ROBERDS, Golder Associates, Redmond, Washington

JOHN H. SCHMERTMANN, Schmertmann & Crapps, Inc., Gainesville, Florida

ROBERT SCHUSTER, U.S. Geological Survey, Golden, Colorado

PETER SMEALLIE, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

WILSON TANG, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ERIK VANMARCKE, Princeton University, New Jersey

TIEN H. WU, Ohio State University, Columbus

Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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Suggested Citation:"Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Participants." National Research Council. 1995. Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9476.
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