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Acknowledgements
   The author would like to express his gratitude to Prof. Naoshi Nishimura and Prof. Shoichi Kobayashi for their helpful advice and enthusiastic directions.

The author would like to thank Prof. Masaru Matsumoto and Prof. Takeshi Tamura for their reviews and criticisms.

The author also acknowledge doctoral students, Mr. Takahashi and Mr. Yoshikawa for useful discussions and suggestions, Mr. Miyakoshi and Mr. Iritani for their contributions in numerical work and other colleagues in Geosphere Engineering Laboratory for their support.

Finally, the author would like to express his gratitude to his parents for their unconditional support.


Ken-ichi Yoshida
2001-07-28