First Look Papers

    Note to users: The section First Look Papers contains peer reviewed and accepted articles to be published in this journal. When the final article is assigned to an issue of the journal, the First Look Papers version will be removed from this section and will appear in the associated journal issue.

    3D Printing of an Instrumented DMT: Design, Development, and Initial Testing

    Shen H., Haegeman W., Peiffer H.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 08 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150149

    A Novel Apparatus for Obtaining In Situ Estimates of Anisotropism Hydraulic Conductivity in Fractured Rocks

    Zhou Z., Zhao Y., Wang J., Zheng H.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 21 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150004

    A System to Measure Volume Change of Unsaturated Soils in Undrained Cyclic Triaxial Tests

    Wang H., Sato T., Koseki J., Chiaro G., Tan Tian J.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 12 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150125

    Advanced Laboratory Setup for Testing Offshore Foundations

    Nielsen S., Ibsen L., Nielsen B.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 08 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150135

    Applicability of Filter Design Criteria for Wet Core Embankment Dams in Wet Climates

    Soroush A., Tabatabaie Shourijeh P., Shams Molavi S.

    Page Count: 19

    Published Online: 09 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150109

    Application of Fiber Bragg Grating Strain Sensors to a Centrifuge Model of a Jacked Pile in Collapsible Loess

    Weng X., Zhao Y., Lou Y., Zhan J.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 07 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150076

    Assessment of Measurement Errors of Piezocone Penetration Test in Soft Clay

    Zou H., Cai G., Bheemasetti T., Liu S., Puppala A.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 24 May 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150074

    Assessment of the WP4-T Device for Measuring Total Suction

    Ebrahimi-Birang N., Fredlund D.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 04 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150118

    Automatic Shear Wave Velocity Estimation in Bender Element Testing

    Finas M., Ali H., Cascante G., Vanheeghe P.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 20 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140197

    Characterization of Compacted Silty Sand Using a Double-Walled Triaxial Cell With Fully Automated Relative-Humidity Control

    Patil U., Hoyos L., Puppala A.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 30 May 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150156

    Consolidation Coefficient by Combined Probabilistic and Least Residuals Methods

    Sebai S., Belkacemi S.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 21 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150197

    Correlations for Fully Softened Shear Strength Parameters

    Castellanos B., Brandon T., VandenBerge D.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 22 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150184

    Determination of Stiffness Modulus and Poisson's Ratio of Lightly Stabilized Granular Materials From Indirect Diametral Tensile Testing

    Paul D., Gnanendran C.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 12 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150087

    Different Compressive and Tensile Strength of Moulded Gypsum Under Various Strain Rates from Quasi-Static to Dynamic Regime

    Zou C., Wong L.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 20 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150174

    Direct Shear Testing of Clayey Sand Reinforced With Live Stake

    Jotisankasa A., Taworn D.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 14 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150217

    Earth Pressure Measurements Using Tactile Pressure Sensors in a Saturated Sand During Static and Dynamic Centrifuge Testing

    Muszynski M., Olson S., Hashash Y., Phillips C.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 03 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150049

    Effect of Ambient Temperature Variation on Triaxial Shear Testing of Sands

    Sadrekarimi A.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 12 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150160

    Evaluation of Density-Measurement Methods for Construction Slurries

    Lam C.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 09 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150082

    Experimental Investigation on Undrained Shear Behavior of Overconsolidated Sand-Silt Mixtures: Effect of Sample Reconstitution

    Mahmoudi Y., Cherif Taiba A., Belkhatir M., Schanz T.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 03 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140183

    Experimental Study on Degradation of Mechanical Properties of Sandstone Under Different Cyclic Loadings

    Taheri A., Yfantidis N., Olivares C., Connelly B., Bastian T.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 08 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150231

    Field Investigation to Evaluate the Effects of Pile Installation Sequence on Pile Setup Behavior for Instrumented Test Piles

    Haque M., Abu-Farsakh M., Tsai C.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 30 May 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140259

    Gypsum-Induced Volume Change Behavior of Stabilized Expansive Soil With Fly Ash-Lime

    Jha A., Sivapullaiah P.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 21 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150017

    Improved Load Carrying Behavior of Perfobond Rib-Installed Partially Expanded Micropiles

    Kim S., Choi J., Lee J., Jung C.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 22 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150269

    Infiltration Column for Studying the Lateral Swell Behavior of Expansive Clay

    Saba S., Cui Y., Barnichon J., Tang A.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 07 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150151

    Investigation of Soil-Arching Development in Dense Sand by 2D Model Tests

    Rui R., van Tol A., Xia Y., van Eekelen S., Hu G.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 03 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150130

    Mechanical Behavior of Fine-Grained Soil Reinforced by Sand Columns: An Experimental Laboratory Study

    Rangeard D., Phan P., Martinez J., Lambert S.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 12 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150152

    Microscopy Techniques for Viewing the Inner Structure of Shear Bands in Sensitive Clays

    Samstad Gylland A., Rueslåtten H., Paniagua P., Nordal S.

    Page Count: 7

    Published Online: 20 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140128

    Modified Isotropic Compression Relationship for Cement-Admixed Marine Clay at Low Confining Stress

    Pan Y., Xiao H., Lee F., Phoon K.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 14 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150147

    New Visualization Method to Evaluate Erosion Quantity and Pattern

    Kamalzare M., Zimmie T., Cutler B., Franklin W.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 04 February 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140226

    Observations of Multi-Scale Granular Kinematics Around Driven Piles in Plane Strain Condition

    Chen Z., Omidvar M., Iskander M.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 30 May 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150199

    On-Field Assessment of Sub-Grade Uniformity Using DCP

    Meshram K., Rangwala H., Sanvaliya P., Goliya H.

    Page Count: 6

    Published Online: 28 January 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150148

    Optimization Technique to Determine the p-y Curves of Laterally Loaded Stiff Piles in Dense Sand

    Xue J., Gavin K., Murphy G., Doherty P., Igoe D.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 19 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140257

    Recognition of the Stress-Strain Curve Based on the Local Deformation Measurement of Soil Specimens in the Triaxial Test

    Shao L., Liu G., Zeng F., Guo X.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 14 April 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140273

    Strength and Deformation Characteristics of Degradable Granular Soils

    Aziz M., Towhata I., Irfan M.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 08 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150209

    Unloading Elastic Behavior of Sand in Cyclic Triaxial Tests

    Zeng F., Shao L.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 21 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150171

    Variability of Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity Measurements Made Using a Flexible-Wall Permeameter

    Benson C., Yesiller N.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 08 March 2016

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20150138