January 7-11, 2018
Washington, D.C.
TRB 97th Annual Meeting

Integrating Geotechnical Instrumentation and Modeling to Optimize Performance of Transportation Infrastructure

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 1:30 PM-4:30 PM, Convention Center
Lee Petersen, Itasca Consulting Group, Inc., presiding
Sponsored by Standing Committee on Geotechnical Instrumentation and Modeling; and Standing Committee on Pavement Structural Modeling and Evaluation

The proposed workshop is aimed at department of transportation staff, consultants, and academics who are involved in designing, modeling, instrumenting, and constructing geotechnical projects. The workshop focus is the geotechnical observational method, and specifically the integration of geotechnical instrumentation and numerical modeling. The workshop will educate the attendees about the current state of the art in integrated instrumentation and modeling and look into the future of the practice.

Overview of Integrated Instrumentation and Modeling
Augusto Lucarelli, Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.
Web-Based Instrumentation Monitoring: A Tool for Timely Processing and Distribution of Data
Rudy Saavedra, Durham Geo-Slope Indicator
Parametric Study of Permeability, Anisotropy, and Residual Strength in Landslide Repair of Highway 73, North Dakota
Raul Velasquez, Barr Engineering Company
Landslide Application of Geotechnical Observational Approach: U.S. Highway 20 Realignment
George Machan, Landslide Technology
Integrated Modeling and Instrumentation for Urban Tunneling: Estimating Geotechnical Uncertainty and Risk
Michael Mooney, Colorado School of Mines
3DEC Model Calibration for MSP Parking Ramp Expansion
Lee Petersen, Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.
High-Performance Computing as a Tool to Best-Fit Field Measurements
Lee Petersen, Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.
MnROAD Instrumentation for 3-D Move Calibration
Raj Siddharthan