Åsa Fransson

Biträdande professor at Chalmers, Architecture and Civil Engineering, GeoEngineering

Åsa is an Professor at the Division of Geology and Geotechnics, research group Engineering geology and geotechnics

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2012–2017

Risk management of groundwater drawdowns in subsidence sensitive areas: Cost-benefit analysis of safety measures in infrastructure projects

Lars Rosen GeoEngineering
Åsa Fransson GeoEngineering
Claes Alén GeoEngineering
Jonas Sundell GeoEngineering
Lars O Ericsson GeoEngineering
Formas

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Publications

2017

Statistical Evaluation of Groutability Using Data from Hydraulic Tests and Fracture Mapping Case Studies from Sweden

Edward Runslätt, Johan Thörn, Åsa Fransson et al
Geotechnical Special Publication (288), p. 185-195
Paper in proceedings
2016

Calculation tool for hydraulic characterization during grouting design

Johan Thörn, Sara Kvartsberg, Edward Runslätt et al
8th Nordic Grouting Symposium, p. 28-40
Paper in proceedings
2016

Swedish grouting design: hydraulic testing and grout selection

Åsa Fransson, Johan Funehag, Johan Thörn
Ground Improvement (4), p. 275-285
Journal article
2016

Modeling early in situ wetting of a compacted bentonite buffer installed in low permeable crystalline bedrock

Benoit Dessirier, Andrew Frampton, Åsa Fransson et al
Water Resources Research. Vol. 52 (8)
Journal article
2015

A new apparatus and methodology for hydromechanical testing and geometry scanning of a rock fracture under low normal stress

Johan Thörn, Åsa Fransson
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Minings Sciences. Vol. 79, p. 216-226
Journal article
2015

Hydraulic and Hydromechanical Laboratory Testing of Large Crystalline Rock Cores

Johan Thörn, Lars O Ericsson, Åsa Fransson
Rock Mechanics. Vol. 48 (1), p. 61-73
Journal article
2015

Beräkningsverktyg för bergkaraktärisering vid injekteringsdesign – Teori och användarhandledning

Johan Thörn, Sara Kvartsberg, Edward Runslätt et al
Report
2014

The use of basic models to explain in situ hydraulic and hydromechanical tests in fractured rock

Åsa Fransson
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Minings Sciences. Vol. 69, p. 105-110
Journal article
2014

Assigning Fracture Stiffness from In-Situ Deformation Measurements

Johan Thörn, Åsa Fransson
Paper in proceedings
2014

Characterization of fractured crystalline rock: two Swedish in situ field experiments

Åsa Fransson, Johan Funehag, Johan Thörn et al
Paper in proceedings
2013

Fracture Aperture Measurement and Consequences for Grouting

Johan Thörn, Åsa Fransson
Proceedings of the 7th Nordic Grouting Symposium, Gothenburg, Sweden, p. 183-193
Paper in proceedings
2013

Steering Parameters for Rock Grouting

Gunnar Gustafson, Johan Claesson, Åsa Fransson
Journal of Applied Mathematics, p. Art. no. 269594-
Journal article
2013

Approach for early engineering geological prognosis adapted to rock grouting design

Sara Kvartsberg, Åsa Fransson
Proceedings of the 7th Nordic Grouting Symposium, Gothenburg, Sweden, pp. 55-64. Vol. 2013
Paper in proceedings
2013

Hydrogeological characterisation and stochastic modelling of a hydraulically conductive fracture system affected by grouting: a case study of horizontal circular drifts

Sara Kvartsberg, Åsa Fransson
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. Vol. 38 (0), p. 38-49
Journal article
2013

A statistical grouting decision method based on water pressure tests for the tunnel construction stage - A case study

Lisa Hernqvist, Gunnar Gustafson, Åsa Fransson et al
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. Vol. 33, p. 54-62
Journal article
2013

Hydraulic and Hydromechanical Laboratory Testing of Large Crystalline Rock Cores

Johan Thörn, Lars O Ericsson, Åsa Fransson
Preprint
2012

A swedish grouting design concept: Hydraulic testing and selection of grout

Åsa Fransson, M. Zetterlund, Gunnar Gustafson et al
Geotechnical Special Publication (228 GSP), p. 1691-1700
Paper in proceedings
2012

A Swedish Grouting Design Concept: Decision Method for Hard Rock Tunneling

Lisa Hernqvist, Sara Kvartsberg, Åsa Fransson et al
Geotechnical Special Publication (228 GSP), p. 816-825
Paper in proceedings
2012

Hydromechanical characterization of fractures close to a tunnel opening: A case study

Åsa Fransson, Johan Thörn, Lars O Ericsson et al
Paper in proceedings
2012

A hard rock tunnel case study: Characterization of the water-bearing fracture system for tunnel grouting

Lisa Hernqvist, Christian Butron, Åsa Fransson et al
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. Vol. 30, p. 132-144
Journal article
2012

Fracture Deformation Measurements during Grouting in Hard Rock

Johan Thörn, Edward Runslätt, Åsa Fransson et al
Geotechnical Special Publication (228 GSP), p. 836-845
Paper in proceedings
2012

Fracture Deformation Measurements during Grouting in Hard Rock

Johan Thörn, Edward Runslätt, Åsa Fransson et al
Geotechnical Special Publication (228 GSP), p. 836-845
Paper in proceedings
2012

Hydromechanical characterization of fractures close to a tunnel opening: A case study

Åsa Fransson, Johan Thörn, Lars O Ericsson et al
Paper in proceedings
2011

Skattning av sprickstyvhet baserat på hydrauliska tester och injekteringsdata

Johan Thörn, Åsa Fransson
Föredrag presenterade vid Bergmekanikdag 2011, BeFo, p. 123-132
Conference contribution
2011

Effektiv spricköppning och bruksval baserat på vattenförlustmätningar

Åsa Fransson, Gunnar Gustafson, Christian Butron et al
Bergmekanikdagen 2011/ 12:e ISRM kongressen, p. 13 s.-
Conference contribution
2010

Drip sealing of tunnels in hard rock: A new concept for the design and evaluation of permeation grouting

Christian Butron, Gunnar Gustafson, Åsa Fransson et al
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. Vol. 25 (2), p. 114-121
Journal article
2010

METHODOLOGY FOR ROCK CONDITION ASSESSMENT AND ROCK CONSTRUCTION DESIGN IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OBSERVATIONAL METHOD

Åsa Fransson, Johan Thörn, Sara Kvartsberg
Bergmekanikk i Norden/Rock mechanics in the Nordic Contries, Kongsberg, Norway, 9-12 june, 2010, p. s.94-103
Paper in proceedings
2010

THE USE OF PROXY PARAMETERS IN PRE-INVESTIGATION, DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF TUNNELS WITH APPLICATION TO GROUTING

Gunnar Gustafson, Lisa Hernqvist, Åsa Fransson et al
Bergmekanikk i Norden/Rock mechanics in the Nordic Contries, Kongsberg, Norway, 9-12 june, 2010, p. s.123-132
Paper in proceedings
2010

Estimation of deformation and stiffness of fractures close to tunnels using data from single-hole hydraulic testing and grouting

Åsa Fransson, C.-F. Tsang, J. Rutqvist et al
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Minings Sciences. Vol. 47 (6), p. 887-893
Journal article
2009

Stop mechanism for cementitious grouts at different water-to-cement ratios

Magnus Axelsson, Gunnar Gustafson, Åsa Fransson
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. Vol. 24 (4), p. 390-397
Journal article
2008

Design criteria for permeation grouting in hard rock at great depths

Magnus Axelsson, Gunnar Gustafson, Åsa Fransson et al
Proceedings World Tunnel Congress 2008, Underground facilities for better environmnet and saftey. Vol. 1, p. 510-520
Journal article
2008

Numerical modeling of grout spread and leakage into a tunnel in hard rock – a case study

Lisa Hernqvist, Åsa Fransson, Patrik Vidstrand
World Tunnel Congress - 2008: Underground Facilities for Better Environment & Safety - India. Vol. 1, p. 482 - 491
Paper in proceedings
2008

Characterisation of the hydraulic properties of fractured rock from grouting data

Gunnar Gustafson, Christian Butron, Åsa Fransson
Paper in proceedings
2008

Analyses of the grouting results for a section of the APSE tunnel at Äspö Hard Rock Laboratory

Lisa Hernqvist, Åsa Fransson, Gunnar Gustafson et al
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Minings Sciences. Vol. 46 (3), p. 439-449
Journal article
2007

Efterinjektering - Förutsättningar och möjligheter

Åsa Fransson, Gunnar Gustafson
Bergmekanikdag : föredrag vid Bergmekanikdag i Stockholm. 2007, Stockholm 12 mars 2007
Conference contribution
2007

A new parameter to assess hydromechanical effects in single-hole hydraulic testing and grouting

Åsa Fransson, C.-F. Tsang, J. Rutqvist et al
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Minings Sciences. Vol. 44 (7), p. 1011-1021
Journal article
2005

Sealing Narrow Fractures with a Newtonian Fluid: Model Prediction for Grouting Verified by Field Study

Johan Funehag, Åsa Fransson
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology
Journal article
2005

The use of the Pareto distribution for fracture transmissivity assessment

Gunnar Gustafson, Åsa Fransson
Hydrogeology journal
Journal article
2005

Sealing Narrow Fractures with a Newtonian Fluid: Model Prediction for Grouting Verified by Field Study

Johan Funehag, Åsa Fransson
Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology
Journal article