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Lewis Edgers
Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Publications

Major Technical Reports
available upon request

Invited Contributions to Conferences, Seminars and Symposia
available upon request

Journals and Refereed Conference Proceedings:

Ebin, D. and L. Edgers, "A Simplified Approach to Modeling Long-Term Monopile Serviceability with Finite Element Analysis, 2013, Offshore Technology Conference Houston, May 2013, paper OTC 23969.

Klettke, A. and L. Edgers, (2011). "3D Settlement Analyses of the Tower of Pisa", GeoFrontiers 2011, Geo-Institute of ASCE, Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Dallas.

Klettke, A.J. and L. Edgers, (2010), "A Comparison of 1D, 2D, and 3D Settlement Analyses of the Tower of Pisa", NUMGE 2010, 7th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, Trondheim, Norway.

Hearn, E. N. and L. Edgers, (2010) "Finite Element Analysis of an Offshore Wind Turbine Monopile", Proceedings, GeoFlorida, Geocongress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE.

Edgers, L., L. Andresen and H.P. Jostad, (2009). "Analysis of Capacity of Suction Anchors in Clay by 3D Finite Element Analysis", Int. Symposium on Computational Geomechanics (COMGEO I), 29 April-1 May 2009, Juan-les-Pins, France.

Andresen, L., L. Edgers, and H.P. Jostad, (2008). Capacity Analysis of Suction Anchors in Clay by Plaxis 3D Foundation, Plaxis Bulletin.

Chan, R. A. and L. Edgers, (2007). "The Use of Excavation and Ground Performance Data to Estimate the Compressibility of a Glacial Till", 7th International Symposium on Field Maesurements in Geomechanics, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 175, ASCE.

Fuselier, T. and L. Edgers, and F. Nadim, (2006). "Transient Flow in Unsaturated Soils:Numerical Analysis and Case Study", 4th International Conf. on Unsaturated Soils, Geotechnical Special Pub. No. 147, Vol. 2, pp.2051-2062.

Edgers, L. Sanayei, M. and J. Alonge, (2005). "Modeling the Effects of Soil-structure Interaction on a Tall Building" Increased Wind Loads on a Tall Building". Journal of Civil Engineering Practice. Vol. 20, No. 2, pp.51-68.

Balfe, M., L. G. Baise, and L. Edgers, (2005). "Three-Dimensional Characterization and Visualization of Till in Boston, Massachusetts". Proceedings, Geo-Frontiers, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publications, pp.130-142.

Edgers, L and F. Nadim, (2004). "Rainfall Induced Slides of Unsaturated Slopes". Landslides: Evaluation and Stabilization. IXth International Symposium on Landslides, Rio de Janeiro, Volume 2, pp.1091-1102.

Sanayei, M. L. Edgers, P. Kirshen, and J. Alonge, (2004). "Effects of Increased Wind Loads on a Tall Building". Journal of Civil Engineering Practice, Volume 18, No. 2, pp. 5-16.

Weinmann, T. and L. Edgers, (2004). "An Automated Structural Monitoring System for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston", Proceedings, North American Tunneling Conference, Atlanta.

Chan, A. and L. Edgers, (2003). "The Effects of a Braced Excavation on an Adjacent Skyscraper", 12th PanAmerican Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock America 2003, Volume 2, pp. 2005-2012.

Goldkamp, R.S. and L. Edgers, (2003). "Analysis of Lateral Load Tests on Foundations in Urban fill", 12th PanAmerican Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock America 2003, Volume 2, pp. 1951-1956.

Edelmann, J., M. Percher, B. Bettencourt, E. Lewandowski, L. Edgers, and P. Kirshen, (2002). "A Case Study of the Possible Effects of Long Term Climate Change on Bridge Scour", Conference on Scour of Foundations, Texas A & M, November.

Weinmann, T.L., and L. Edgers, (2001). "An Automated Structural Monitoring System for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston", ASCE Structures Congress, Washington, DC.

Maser, K., M. Sanayei, L. Klimkewicz, H. Abedi, and L. Edgers, (2001). "Unknown Foundation Identification Using Stiffness Data From Field Measurements", Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January, Proceeding 01-3388.

Edgers, L., R. Henige, T. L. Weinmann, and K.B. Wiesner.(2001) "Monitoring the Effects of a Deep Excavation on Two Adjacent Office Buildings", Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January, 2001. Published in Transportation Research Record No. 1772, pp. 20-31.

Edgers, L., R. Henige, T. L. Weinmann, and K.B. Wiesner. (2001) "Measures to Minimize the Effects of a Deep Excavation on Two Adjacent Buildings: The Abutters' Perspective", Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 10-13, 2000. Published in Civil Engineering Practice: Journal of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 53-66.