Selected technical reports Authored or co-authored by H.H. Einstein

Bibliography

Oglesby, K., Woskov, P., Einstein, H.H., and Livesay, B. (2014). Deep Geothermal Drilling Using Millimeter Wave Technology. Final technical research report, 30 September 2011 – 30 September 2014, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prepared for USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Office under Contract no. EE0005504, December 2014. doi:10.2172/1169951

Li, W., and Einstein, H.H. (2014). Numerical and Analytical Modeling of Heat Transfer between Fluid and Fractured Rocks. Final report (121 pages), Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prepared for USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Office under Contract no. EE0002743, Recovery Act – Decision Aids for Geothermal Systems, May 2014. doi:10.2172/1236455

Einstein, H.H., and Vecchiarelli, A. (2014). Further Development and Application of GEOFRAC-FLOW to a Geothermal Reservoir. Final report, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (131 pages). Prepared for USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Office under Contract no. EE0002743, Recovery Act – Decision Aids for Geothermal Systems, May 2014. doi:10.2172/1236455

Sousa, R., Ivanova, V.M., Murrihy, B., and Einstein, H.H. (2012). Decision Aids for Engineered Geothermal Systems: Fracture Pattern Modeling. Research Report, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. Prepared for USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Office under Contract no. EE0002743, Recovery Act – Decision Aids for Geothermal Systems, 2012.

Einstein, H.H., Yost, K., and Valentin, A. (2012). Decision Aids for Tunneling Applied to Wellbore Cost and Time Estimation. Final report, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prepared for USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Office under Contract no. EE0002743, Recovery Act – Decision Aids for Geothermal Systems, 2012.

Einstein, H.H., Miller, J., and Silva, B. (2009). Experimental and Analytical Research on Fracture Processes in Rock. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report no. DOE/GO/16061-1, February 2009. Prepared for USDOE Office of Geothermal Technologies under Contract no. FG36-06GO16061. doi:10.2172/948451

Britter, R.E., and Einstein, H.H. (2005). Teaching and learning of engineering and technology. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge-MIT Institute report.

Dershowitz, W.S., Curran, B., Einstein, H.H., LaPointe, P.R., Shuttle, D., and Klise, K. (2002). Discrete Feature Approach for Heterogeneous Reservoir Production Enhancement. Technical report, 1 October 1998 – 30 September 2001, National Petroleum Technology Office. Prepared for US Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy, Washington, D.C., under Contract no. AC26-98BC15101, July 2002. doi:10.2172/797644

Einstein, H.H. (1998). Boden oder Fels – Forschung oder Ingenieurerziehung – Gegensätze in der Geotechnik. (Soil or Rock – Research or Engineering Education – Contrasts in Geotechnical Engineering.) Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Geotechnik (IGT) der ETH Zürich Band 211, February 1998, pp. 9-34. ISBN 3-7281-2601-0

Dershowitz, W.S., LaPointe, P.R., Einstein, H.H., and Ivanova, V. (1998). Fractured Reservoir Discrete Feature Network Technologies. Annual report, 7 March 1996 – 28 February 1997, BDM Oklahoma, Inc. Prepared for US Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy, Washington, D.C., under Contract no. AC22-94PC91008, January 1998. doi:10.2172/570115

Dershowitz, W.S., Einstein, H.H., LaPointe, P.R., Eiben, T., Wadleigh, E., and Ivanova, V. (1998). Fractured Reservoir Discrete Feature Network Technologies. Final technical research report, 7 March 1996 – 30 September 1998, Golder Associates, Inc. Prepared for US Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy under Contract no. AC22-94PC91008, December 1998. doi:10.2172/757228

Einstein, H.H., Bobet, A., and Vinard, P. (1997). Study of the underpressures at Wellenberg. Prepared for NAGRA (Nationale Gesellschaft für die Lagerung radioaktiver Abfälle), Switzerland. MIT internal report, 1997.

Wu, T.H., Tang, W.H., and Einstein, H.H. (1996). Landslide Hazard and Risk Assessment. In A.K. Turner & R.L. Schuster (eds.): Landslides: Investigation and Mitigation, Chapter 6, 106-118. Special Report 247, June 1996, 673 pages, Transportation Research Board. ISBN 978-0309062084 TRB database: SR247S

Sinfield, J.V., and Einstein, H.H. (1995). Tube Tunnel Construction Cost and Time. Research report, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (83 pages and Appendices A through I). Prepared for the Federal Highway Administration.

Einstein, H.H., Bobet, A., and Aristorenas, G. (1995). Feasibility Study Opalinuston. Prepared for NAGRA (Nationale Gesellschaft für die Lagerung radioaktiver Abfälle), Switzerland. MIT report NIB 95-61 A, B, C, 1995.

Einstein, H.H., Dudt J.P., Halabe, V.B., and Descoeudres, F. (1992). Decision Aids in Tunneling: Principle and Practical Application. Monograph, 19 pages. Published by the Swiss Federal Office of Transportation, Bern, Switzerland.

Suk, J.-S., Einstein, H.H., and Veneziano, D. (1990). Stochastic and Centrifuge Modeling of Jointed Rock. Part III: Stochastic and Topological Fracture Geometry Model. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, June 1987-May 1990. Part 3: MIT report R90-25, 306 pages. Prepared for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the Air Force Engineering Services Center. Grant No. AFOSR-87-0260. MIT Libraries: 000651871

Reyes, O.M.L., and Einstein, H.H. (1990). Stochastic and Centrifuge Modeling of Jointed Rock. Part I: Fracturing of Fractured Rock. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, June 1987-May 1990. Part 1: MIT report R90-23, 211 pages. Prepared for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the Air Force Engineering Services Center. Grant No. AFOSR-87-0260. MIT Libraries: 000614067

Iglesia, G.R., Einstein, H.H., and Whitman, R.V. (1990). Stochastic and Centrifuge Modeling of Jointed Rock. Part II: Centrifuge Modelling of Jointed Rock.. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, June 1987-May 1990. Part 2: MIT report R90-24, 281 pages. Prepared for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the Air Force Engineering Services Center. Grant No. AFOSR-87-0260. MIT Libraries: 000614100

Einstein, H.H., Whittle, A.J., Jeng, F.S., and Legaspi, Jr., D.E. (1990). Experimental and Analytical Modelling for Propellant-Embedded Anchors. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT Sea Grant College Program report (MITSG 90-22), Grant No. NA86AA-D-SG089, 1990. MIT Libraries: 000474566

Einstein, H.H., Li, V., Whitman, R.V., Veneziano, D., Reyes, O., and Lee, J.S. (1990). Stochastic and Centrifuge Modeling of Jointed Rock. Executive Summary. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, June 1987-May 1990. Executive summary: MIT report R90-22, 95 pages. Prepared for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the Air Force Engineering Services Center. Grant No. AFOSR-87-0260. MIT Libraries: 000614099

Einstein, H.H., and Jeng, F.S. (1989). Propellant Embedded Anchors in Jointed Rock. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report no. R89-14 on research for Naval Construction Center, Port Hueneme, California, 1989.

Joseph, P.J., Einstein, H.H., and Whitman, R.V. (1988). A Literature Review of Geotechnical Centrifuge Modeling with Particular Emphasis on Rock Mechanics. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, April-December 1986, 119 pages. Prepared for Air Force Engineering & Services Center, Tyndall Air Force Base, under Contract no. DACA88-86-D-0013, June 1988. DTIC citation | PDF

Joseph, P.J., and Einstein, H.H. (1988). Rock Modeling Using the Centrifuge. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Final report, April-December 1986, 50 pages. Prepared for Air Force Engineering & Services Center, Tyndall Air Force Base, under Contract no. DACA88-86-D-0013, June 1988. DTIC citation | PDF

Van Eeckhout, E.M., Albright, J.N., Einstein, H.H., French, R., and O’Brien, J. (1987). Rock Mass Property Characterization for Underground Basing of Defense Facilities. Technical report no. LA-11144-MS, 174 pages, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Springfield, Virginia, 1987. LANL Library (PDF)

Einstein, H.H., et al. (1986). Rock Mass Persistence: Final Technical Report and Executive Summary. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report, 95 pages, February 1986. Prepared for U.S. Army Research Office, Grant no. DAAG-29-83-K-0016. MIT Libraries: 000713272

Schultz, M.S., Einstein, H.H., and Azzouz, A.S. (1984). Instrumentation and Evaluation of Slurry Wall Construction. Vol. 3. Empirical Investigations of the Behavior of Diaphragm Walls. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report R86-08, 453 pages, June 1984. Prepared for Federal Highway Administration, Office of Research & Development, Washington, D.C. Final report No. FHWA/RD-84/055. Grant No. DOT-FH-11-9639. MIT Libraries: 001340661

Azzouz, A.S., and Einstein, H.H. (1984). Instrumentation and Evaluation of Slurry Wall Construction. Vol. 4. Slurry Trench Stability. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report R86-09, 192 pages, June 1984. Prepared for Federal Highway Administration, Office of Research & Development, Washington, D.C. Final report No. FHWA/RD-84/056. Grant No. DOT-FH-11-9639. MIT Libraries: 001340659

Adams, M., Azzouz, A.S., and Einstein, H.H. (1984). Instrumentation and Evaluation of Slurry Wall Construction. Vol. 2. Diaphragm Wall: Case Studies and Application of Finite Element Method. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report R86-07, 504 pages, June 1984. Prepared for Federal Highway Administration, Office of Research & Development, Washington, D.C. Final report No. FHWA/RD-84/054. Grant No. DOT-FH-11-9639. MIT Libraries: 000966996

Einstein, H.H. (1983). Characterization of Swelling Rock. Report of the International Society for Rock Mechanics Commission on Swelling Rock (H.H. Einstein: Chairman of the Commission). ISRM reports

Azzouz, A.S., Einstein, H.H., and Schwartz, C.W. (1981). Three-Dimensional Finite Element Method Analysis for Design of Underground Structures. Monograph No. 18 in The Atlanta Research Chamber: Applied Research for Tunnels (D. Rose, ed.). Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation. Report No. UMTA-GA-06-0007-81-1, March 1981, 535 pages. TRID database

Schwartz, C.W., Einstein, H.H., Azzouz, A.S., and Steiner, W. (1980). Improved Design of Tunnel Supports: Final Report. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, Office of Rail and Construction Technology, Transportation Systems Center, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489. Report no. DOT-OS-60136, DOT/RSPA/DPB-50-79/10, May 1980. MIT Libraries: 000122455

Einstein, H.H., Baecher, G.B., Veneziano, D., et al. (1980). Risk Analysis for Rock Slopes in Open Pit Mines. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT reports prepared for the U.S. Bureau of Mines. Six volumes, MIT series R80-18-R80-23. Executive summary. Part 1 – Distributions of rock mass properties. Part 2 – Limit equilibrium analysis for rock wedge stability. Part 3 – Reliability analysis of rock slope stability. Part 4 – Field exploration to determine rock mass properties. Part 5 – Probabilistic models of jointed rock mass deformation and their implications. Appendices A through M – Detailed geologic data underlying developments. MIT Libraries: 000660195

Steiner, W., and Einstein, H.H. (1979). Empirical Methods in Rock Tunneling – Review and Recommendations. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Improved Design of Tunnel Supports: Volume 5, 1979. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489.

Steiner, W., Einstein, H.H., and Azzouz, A.S. (1979). Tunneling Practices in Austria and Germany. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Improved Design of Tunnel Supports, Volume 4. MIT report no. R79-30, 475 pages, 1979. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489. MIT Libraries: 000075935

Schwartz, C.W., and Einstein, H.H. (1979). Simplified Analysis for Ground-Structure Interaction in Tunneling. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Improved Design of Tunnel Supports: Volume 1. MIT report no. R79-27, 443 pages, 1979. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489. MIT Libraries: 000075890

Schwartz, C.W., Azzouz, A.S., and Einstein, H.H. (1979). Analysis of Yielding in Ground-Structure Interaction. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Improved Design of Tunnel Supports: Volume 2. MIT report no. R79-28, 78 pages, 1979. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489. MIT Libraries: 000075803

Einstein, H.H., Azzouz, A.S., Schwartz, C.W., and Steiner, W. (1979). Improved Design of Tunnel Supports: Executive Summary. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, Office of Rail and Construction Technology, Transportation Systems Center. Report No. UMTA-MA-06-0100-79-15, 49 pages, December 1979.

Azzouz, A.S., Schwartz, C.W., and Einstein, H.H. (1979). Finite Element Analysis of the Peachtree Center Station in Atlanta. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Improved Design of Tunnel Supports, Volume 3. MIT report no. R79-29, 110 pages, 1979. Prepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA, under Contract no. DOT-TSC-1489. MIT Libraries: 000076147

Einstein, H.H., Baecher, G.B., Glynn, E., Dershowitz, W.S., Lanney, N., and Maloney, G. (1978). Risk Analysis for Rock Slopes in Open Pit Mines: Annual Technical Report. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report no. R78-7, Volumes I and II, 1978. Prepared for the U.S. Bureau of Mines under Contract no. J0275015. MIT Libraries: 000369020

Roberds, W.J., and Einstein, H.H. (1977). A General Purpose Elasto-Visco-Plastic Critical State Behavioral Model. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report R77-8, 225 pages, March 1977. Prepared for the National Science Foundation. Grant No. ENG 75-19112. MIT Libraries: 000045427

Blekke, T.L., Einstein, H.H., and Mason, R.E. (1976). State of the Art Review on Shotcrete: Final Report. U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Contract Report S-76-4, 119 pages, June 1976. Prepared for Office of Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., under Contract no. DACA 39-74-M-0371 and DACA 39-75-M-0082. UNT Digital Library

Einstein, H.H., and Barvenik, M.J. (1975). Grouting Applications in Civil Engineering. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. MIT report R75-8, Vol. 1, 192 pages, and Vol. 2, 88 pages, January 1975. Prepared for Oak Ridge National Laboratory under Contract no. ORNL-SUB-3960-1. MIT Libraries: 000217351

Moavenzadeh, F., Einstein, H.H., Vick, S.G., and Markow, M.J. (1974). Tunnel Cost Model: Professional Papers, 1974. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Number 3 in a series on tunnel construction prepared for Research Applied to National Needs (RANN) Program, National Science Foundation. MIT reports P74-4. Geologic model for a tunnel cost model [Einstein & Vick]. P74-5. Tunnel cost model [Fred Moavenzadeh, et al.]. P75-1. Simulation model for tunnel construction costs [Moavenzadeh & Markow]. P75-3. A probabilistic approach to geologic investigation for hard-rock tunnels [Einstein & Vick]. MIT Libraries: 000019601

Einstein, H.H., Bruhn, R.W., and Hirschfeld, R.C. (1970). Mechanics of Jointed Rock: Experimental and Theoretical Studies. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering. Prepared for the U.S. Department of Transportation under Contract no. C-85-65, 115 pages, 1970. MIT Libraries: 000244774

Einstein, H.H. (1970). Freifeldwerte von luftinduzierten und direkten Erschütterungen im Fels infolge von Nuklearexplosionen. (Freefield values of air-induced and direct vibrations in rock caused by nuclear explosions.) Forschungs-Institut für militärische Bautechnik FMB 70-6, 51 pages, March 1970.

Einstein, H.H., Hirschfeld, R.C., and Nelson, R.A. (1967). Mechanics of Jointed Rock. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, 43 pages, 1967.

Einstein, H.H. (1967). Fractured Rocks in Nuclear Craters. Internal report, U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, 1967.

Einstein, H.H. (1966). Triaxial Testing. Part in Erdbaukurs der ETH (special soil mechanics course), Zurich, 1966.

Einstein, H.H. (1966). Die Festigkeit kohäsiver Materialien untersucht an Lockergesteinen. (Strength of cohesive materials based on behavior of soils.) Jahresbericht des Vereins Schweiz. Zement-, Kalk-, und Gips-Fabrikanten, Zurich, 1-4, 1966.

Einstein, H.H. (1966). Die Scherfestigkeit dreir koläsiver Boeden in Abhängigkeit vom Lagerungszustand und der Materialart (Shear Strength of Cohesive Soils Related to Structural and Material Properties), Sc.D. thesis, also in: Mitteilungen der Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau und Erdbau an der ETH, 176 pages, 1966.

Einstein, H.H. (1961-1966). Several reports by ETH in soil mechanics. Among others: Linth Limmern Dam, Grouting for Mattmark Dam, Sand Drains, Highway Embankmants, Retaining Walls, Excavations, Foundations.