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Isao Ishibashi

   

Professor P.E., Ph.D.
Graduate Program Director

B.S., Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan M.S.,Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Office:  Room 134, Kaufman Hall
Phone: 757.683.4641
Fax:     757.683.5354
E-mail: iishibas@odu.edu

 

Author of  

 "Soil Mechanics Fundamentals"  

by Isao Ishibashi and Hemanta Hazarika

2010, CRC Press

ISBN: 978-1-4398-4644-5   

 

                   

 

土質力学の基礎
ISBN978-4-320-07431-6

2011, 共立出版
石橋 勲・ハザリカ ヘマンタ 著

 

Specialization

  • Geotechnical Engineering

  • Foundation Engineering

  • Earthquake Engineering

Courses

  • CEE 320 Civil Engineering Materials
  • CEE 323 Soil Mechanics
  • CEE 335 Soils and Hydraulics Laboratory
  • CEE 430/530 Foundation Engineering
  • CEE 431/531 Earth Structures Design with Geosynthetics
  • CEE 432/532 Introduction to Earthquake Engineering
  • CEE 730/830 Advanced Foundation Engineering
  • CEE 731/831 Advanced Soil Dynamics 
  • CEE 732/832 Engineering Behavior of Soils 
  • CEE 733/833 Soil Dynamics

Major Publications

·   Ishibashi, I. and Pant, S., "Dynamic Ocean Water and Backfill pore Water Pressures against a Vertical Caisson during 2003 Tokachi-Oki Earthquake," Proceedings of 9th US National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering, July, 2010, Toronto, Canada, Paper No. 198.

·   Caper, O.F. and Ishibashi, I., "Recovery of Elastic Parameters for Cross-Anisotropic Sandy Soil via Elastic Wave Measurements," Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechinical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, May 2010, San Diego, Paper No. 1.51a.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Sethabouppha, S., "EPS-Filled Used Tires as a Lightweight Construction Fill Material," Proceedings of the International Workshop on Scrap Tire Derived Geomaterials - Opportunities and Challenges, Yokosuka, Japan, 23-24, March 2007, pp. 339-349.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Caper, O.F., "Anisotropy and Its Relation to Liquefaction Resistance of Granular Material," Soils and Foundations, Japanese Geotechnical Society, Vol.43, No. 5, Oct. 2003, pp. 149-159.

·   Sethabouppha, S. and Ishibashi, I., "EPS-Filled Tires as a Lightweight Construction Material," Proceedings of the 56th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 4th Joint IAH-CNC and CGS Conference, Winnipeg, Canada, September 29-October 1, 2003, Vol.2, pp. 193-201.

·   Choi, J.W., and Ishibashi, I., A Progressive Failure of Cut Slope in Strain-Softening Soils, Proceeding of International Symposium on Deformation and Progressive Failure in Geomechanics (IS-Nagoya), Nagoya, Japan, Oct. 1997, pp.695-700.

·   Ishibashi, I., Jenkins, J.T., Choi, J.W., and Parker IV, C.L., "The Influence of Boundaries on the Volumetric Behavior of Solid and Hollow Cylindrical Specimens of Glass Beads," Soils and Foundations, Japanese Geotechnical Society, Vol. 36, No. 2, June 1996, pp. 45-55.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Kiku, H., "Effect of Initial Anisotropy on Liquefaction Potential by Discrete Element Model," Proceedings of The First International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (IS-TOKYO '95), Edited by K. Ishihara, Vol.II, Balkema, Rotterdam, Nov. 1995, pp.863-868.

·   Ishibashi, I. Osada, M., and Uwabe, T., "Dynamic Lateral Pressures due to Saturated Backfills on Rigid Walls," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, ASCE, Vol.120, No.10, 1994, pp.1747-1767.

·   Ishibashi, I., Agarwal, T., and Wang, Y., "Hybrid Finite Element/Discrete Element Model for Large Deformation Geotechnical Engineering Problems," Proceedings of the First Congress on Computing in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Washington, D.C., June 1994, pp. 857-864.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Zhang, X.,"Unified Dynamic Shear Moduli and Damping Ratios of Sand and Clay," Soils and Foundations, Japanese Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol. 33 ,No. 1 , March 1993, pp.182-191.

·   Agarwal, T. and Ishibashi, I., "Anisotropic Elastic Constants of a Granular Assembly from Wave Velocity Measurement," Advances in Micromechanics of Granular Materials, edited by H. Shen et al., Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1992, pp.51-60.

·   Chen, Y.C. and Ishibashi, I., "Dynamic Shear Modulus and Evolution of Fabric of Granular Materials," Soil and Foundations, Japanese Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 3, 1990, pp. 1-10.

·   Ishibashi, I., Chen, Y.C., and Jenkins, J.T., "Dynamic Shear Modulus and Fabric: Stress Reversal," Geotechnique, 38, No. 1, 1988, pp. 33-37.

·   Chen, Y.C., Ishibashi, I., and Jenkins, J.T., "Dynamic Shear Modulus and Fabric: Depositional and Induced Anisotropy," Geotechnique, 38, No. 1, 1988, pp. 25-32.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Fang, Y.S., "Dynamic Earth Pressures with Different Wall Movement Modes," Soils and Foundations, Japanese Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol. 27, No. 4, 1987, pp. 11-22.

·   Fang, Y.S. and Ishibashi, I., "Static Earth Pressures with Various Wall Movements," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 112, No. 3, March, 1986, pp. 317-333.

·   Matsuzawa, H., Ishibashi, I., and Kawamura, M., "Dynamic Soil and Water Pressures of Submerged Soils," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 111, No. 10, Oct., 1985, pp. 1161-1176.

·   Sherif, M.A., Ishibashi, I., and Lee, C.D., "Earth Pressures Against Rigid Retaining Walls," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering Division, ASCE, Vol. 108, No. GT5, May, 1982, pp. 679-695.

·   Ishibashi, I., Sherif, M.A., and Tsuchiya, C., "Pore?Pressure Rise Mechanism and Soil Liquefaction," Soils and Foundations, Japanese Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 2, June, 1977, pp. 17-27.

·   Sherif, M.A. and Ishibashi, I., "Dynamic Shear Moduli for Dry Sands," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering Division, ASCE, Vol. 102, No. GT11, Nov., 1976, pp. 1171-1184.

·   Ishibashi, I. and Sherif, M.A., "Soil Liquefaction by Torsional Simple Shear Device," Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, ASCE, Vol. 100, No. GT8, Aug., 1974, pp. 871-888.