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  • Albers, B. (2009). Analysis of the Propagation of Sound Waves in Partially Saturated Soils by Means of a Macroscopic Linear Poroelastic Model, Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 80 (1), pp. 173-192.

  • Brûlé, S., Enoch, S., Guenneau, S. (2019). Role of Nanophotonics in the Birth of Seismic Mégastructures. Nanophotonics, Vol. 8 (10), pp. 1591-1605.

  • Detmann, B. (2018). On Models for Porous Media Containing One, Two or Three Pore Fluids and the Determination of Associated Macroscopic Material Parameters. Mechanics Research Communications, Vol. 93, pp. 35–40.

  • Hussein, M.I., Leamy, M. J. and Ruzzene, M. (2014). Dynamics of Phononic Materials and Structures: Historical Origins, Recent Progress, and Future Outlook. Applied Mechanics Reviews, Vol. 66 (4), pp. 38.

  • Kausel, E., Estaire, J., Crespo-Chacón, I. (2020). Proof of Critical Speed of High-Speed Rail Underlain by Stratified Media. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, Vol. 476 (2240).

  • Kausel, E. (2013). Lamb’s Problem at its Simplest. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, Vol. 469 (2149).

  • Quintal, B., Steeb, H., Frehner, M., Schmalholz, S. M. (2011). Quasi-Static Finite Element Modeling of Seismic Attenuation and Dispersion Due to Wave-Induced Fluid Flow in Poroelastic Media. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, Vol. 116, Issue B1.

  • Steeb, H. and J. Renner (2019). Mechanics of Poro-Elastic Media: A Review with Emphasis on Foundational State Variables. Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 130 (2): 437-461.

  • Wilmański, K., Albers, B. (2003). Acoustic Waves in Porous Solid-Fluid Mixtures, in: Dynamic Response of Granular and Porous Materials under Large and Catastrophic Deformations, N. Kirchner, K. Hutter (Ed.), Lecture Notes in Applied and Computational Mechanics, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 285-313.