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Mr Derek Ma,  

Research Student (PhD)

School of Engineering
University of Warwick

Room: D209
Fax: +44 (0)24 76 524560

Research Interest:  Numerical modeling and Monte Carlo Simulation for reliability analysis. Disaster chain effect related to landslide dams and barrier lakes. Computational Geomechanics,  Meshfree methods (MPM), finite element modelling,  Geotechnical design, Soil constitutive modelling

• Guotao Ma, Xiewen Hu. Stability analysis and preventive treatment measures to slope at ice water accumulation horizon in Tibet, The Chinese Journal of Geological Hazard and Control.27.1 (2016):38-43. doi: 10.16031/j.cnki.issn.1003-8035.2016.01.07.
• Guotao Ma, Xiewen Hu, Yueping Yin, Gang Luo, Yixi Pan. Failure mechanisms and development of catastrophic rockslides triggered by precipitation and open-pit mining in Emei, Southwestern China. Landslides. 2018.
• Guotao Ma. Deformation mechanisms of consequent bedding rockslides in southwest China. The international conference in Geology & Earth science. Rome. Italy. (Conference)
• Hengyang Hu, Guotao MA et al. Stability analysis and preventive treatment measures of landslides group in southwest China. Subgrade Engineering. 5. (2018)
• Dengfeng Li, Xiaoyan Zhao, Xiewen Hu, Guotao Ma. Influence of sectional dimension of stabilizing piles on soil arching characteristics, Journal of Engineering Geology. 2017
• Dengfeng Li, Xiaoyan Zhao, Xiewen Hu, Guotao Ma. Load Calculation for Soil Nailing Wall between Piles Basing On Soil Arching Effect. Journal of Engineering Geology (2018) DOI:10.13544/j.cnki.jeg.2017-449

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