Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

, Volume 28, Issue 2, pp 125–132 | Cite as

Effects of rock mass anisotropy and non-linearity on the near face stresses in deep tunnels

  • F. Pelli
  • P. K. Kaiser
  • N. R. Morgenstern
Technical Note


Anisotropy Civil Engineer Rock Mass Deep Tunnel Face Stress 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Pelli
    • 1
  • P. K. Kaiser
    • 2
  • N. R. Morgenstern
    • 3
  1. 1.Consulting EngineerGenoaItaly
  2. 2.Geomechanics Research CentreLaurentian UniversitySudburyCanada
  3. 3.Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of AlbertaEdmontonCanada

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