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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 3698525, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3698525
Research Article

A Numerical Approach for the Quasi-Plane Strain-Softening Problem of Cylindrical Cavity Expansion Based on the Hoek-Brown Failure Criterion

School of Civil Engineering, Central South University, No. 22, Shaoshan South Road, Central South University Railway Campus, Changsha, Hunan Province 410075, China

Received 12 April 2016; Revised 26 June 2016; Accepted 20 July 2016

Academic Editor: Sebastian Heidenreich

Copyright © 2016 Jin-feng Zou and Jia-min Du. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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