Here a list of my pubblications, book chapters, journal papers, and conference papers.
Here is a partial list of selected publications.
New paper on drag forces in wet granular materials
Artoni, R., Loro, G., Richard, P., Gabrieli, F., & Santomaso, A. C. Drag in wet granular materials (2019), Powder Technology, 356, 231–239. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.08.016;
New paper on laboratory collapse tests with cohesive-granular mixtures of water, kaolin and sand
Brezzi L., Gabrieli F., Cola S.
Collapse of granular–cohesive soil mixtures on a horizontal plane (2018), Acta Geotechnica;DOI: 10.1007/s11440-018-0725-7
New paper on experimental collapse tests with different wet granular materials
Santomaso, A.C., Volpato, S., Gabrieli, F.
Collapse and runout of granular columns in pendular state (2018). Physics of Fluids, 30 (6), 063301.
New paper on the study of long-term cyclic behaviour of granular materials by means of DEM simulations
Zorzi, G., Kirsch, F., Gabrieli, F., Rackwitz, F.
Long-term cyclic triaxial tests with DEM simulations (2017). Proceedings ofParticles 2017, V International Conference on Particle-based Methods.Fundamentals and Applications, 26 – 28 September 2017, Hannover, Germany, Pages 273–284. link
New paper on innovative DEM modelling techniques for the simulations of wire meshes
Gabrieli, F., Pol, A., Thoeni, K.
Comparison of two DEM strategies for modelling cortical meshes (2017). Proceedings ofParticles 2017, V International Conference on Particle-based Methods.Fundamentals and Applications, 26 – 28 September 2017, Hannover, Germany, Pages 489–496. link
New paper on experimental tensile tests with wet particles
Wang., J.P., Gallo, E., François, B., Gabrieli, F., Lambert, P.
Capillary force and rupture of funicular liquid bridges between three spherical bodies (2017). Powder Technology, Volume 305, Pages 89–98.
New paper on factors affecting the appereance of granular ratcheting phenomena
Zorzi G., Artoni R., Gabrieli F.
Experiments and DEM Simulations of Granular Ratcheting (2017). In Proceedings of Powders and Grains 2017 – 8th International Conference on Micromechanics on Granular Media, Montpellier, France, Edited by Radjai, F.; Nezamabadi, S.; Luding, S.; Delenne, J.Y.; EPJ Web of Conferences, Volume 140, id.03061.
New paper on DEM modelling of punch tests with steel wire meshes
Pol A., Gabrieli F., Thoeni K., Mazzon N.
Discrete element modelling of punch tests with a double-twist hexagonal wire mesh (2017). In Proceedings of RocExs 2017, 6th Interndisciplinary Workshop on Rockfall Protection 22-24 May 2017, Barcelona, Spain, Corominas J., Moya J. and Janeras M. (Eds.)
New paper on experiments and simulations of ratcheting phenomena for soil-structure problems
Zorzi G., Baeßler M., Gabrieli F.
Influence of Structural Stiffness on Ratcheting Convection Cells of Granular Soil under Cyclic Lateral Loading (2017) Procedia Engineering, Volume 175, Pages 148-156.
New paper on experimental tests and SPH simulations of cylinder collapse of cohesive pastes
Brezzi L., Cola S., Gabrieli F., Gidoni G.
Spreading of Kaolin and Sand Mixtures on a Horizontal Plane: Physical Experiments and SPH Numerical Modelling (2017) Procedia Engineering, Volume 175, Pages 197-203.
New paper on a first comparison between DEM and MPM applied to an impact problem
Gabrieli, F., Ceccato, F.
Impact of Dry Granular Flows on a Rigid Wall: Discrete and Continuum Approach (2016) Procedia Engineering, Volume 158, Pages 152–157.
New paper on the advances in the monitoring activities of a huge landslide in the NE Alps
Cola, S., Gabrieli, F., Marcato, G., Pasuto, A., Simonini P.
Evolutionary behaviour of the Tessina landslide (2016). RIG, Volume 50, Issue 1, Pages 51-70. DOI:
New paper on a low-cost technique to monitor the displacement of a landslide
Gabrieli, F., Corain, L., Vettore, .L.
A low-cost landslide displacement activity assessment from time-lapse photogrammetry and rainfall data: Application to the Tessina landslide site (2016). Geomorphology, Volume 269, Pages 56–74.
New paper on an innovative calibration technique for modelling the run-out of debris flows
Brezzi, L., Bossi, G., Gabrieli, F., Marcato, G., Pastor, M., Cola, S.
A new data assimilation procedure to develop a debris flow run-out model (2015) Landslides, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 1083–1096.
New paper on the study of the granular ratcheting behind a wall
Gabrieli, F., Zorzi, G., Wan, R.
Granular ratcheting phenomena behind a model retaining wall (2014), Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge, CRC Press, pages 601-606.
New paper on DEM simulations of the collapse of wet materials
Gabrieli, F., Artoni, R., Santomaso, A., Cola, S.
Discrete particle simulations and experiments on the collapse of wet granular columns (2013) Physics of Fluids, 25 (10), art. no. 103303.
New paper on experimental collapse tests with wet glass beads
Artoni, R., Santomaso, A.C., Gabrieli, F., Tono, D., Cola, S.
Collapse of quasi-two-dimensional wet granular columns (2013) Physical Review E – Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, 87 (3), art. no. 032205.
New paper on the Experimental and DEM modelling of the erosion process
Gabrieli F., Lambert P., Cola S., Calvetti F.
Micromechanical modelling of erosion due to evaporation in a partially wet granular slope (2011) International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 36 (7)
DOI: DOI: 10.1002/nag.1038