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.

    A New High-Pressure Triaxial Apparatus for Inducing and Tracking Hydro-Mechanical Degradation of Clayey Rocks

    Pineda J., Romero E., Alonso E., Pérez T.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130163

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130163

    A New Simple Shear Apparatus and Testing Method for Unsaturated Sands

    Milatz M., Grabe J.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 14 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140035

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140035

    An Evaluation of Three Triaxial Systems With Results From 0.1 to 100 MPa

    Brendan C., Germaine J.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130178

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130178

    Derivation of p-y Curves from Lateral Pile Load Test Instrument Data

    Sinnreich J., Ayithi A.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130127

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130127

    Design and Fabrication of End Platens for Acquisition of Small-Strain Piezoelectric Measurements During Large-Strain Triaxial Extension and Triaxial Compression Testing

    Salazar S., Coffman R.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 13 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140057

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140057

    Discussion of “Measurement of Stiffness Anisotropy in Kaolinite Using Bender Element Tests in a Floating Wall Consolidometer” by X. Kang, G.-C. Kang, and B. Bate

    Coffman R., Salazar S., Zhao Y.

    Page Count: 5

    Published Online: 13 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140162

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140162

    Effect of Confinement on Creep Behavior of EPS Geofoam

    Birhan A., Negussey D.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140010

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140010

    Experimental Investigation on the Coefficient of Lateral Earth Pressure at Rest of Silty Sands: Effect of Fines

    Lee J., Lee D., Park D.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130204

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130204

    In-flight Simulation of Pile Installation in Slopes in Centrifuge Model Tests

    Wang L., Zhang G.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 21 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130169

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130169

    Laboratory X-ray Tomography: A Valuable Experimental Tool for Revealing Processes in Soils

    Viggiani G., Andò E., Takano D., Santamarina J.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 14 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140060

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140060

    Large Soil Confinement Box for Seismic Performance Testing of Geo-Structures

    Fox P., Sander A., Elgamal A., Greco P., Isaacs D., Stone M., Wong S.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 14 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140034

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140034

    Measurement of the Tensile Strength of Organic Soft Rock

    Tolooiyan A., Mackay R., Xue J.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140028

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140028

    Measurement of Thermal Conductivity Function of Unsaturated Soil Using a Transient Water Release and Imbibition Method

    Dong Y., Lu N., Wayllace A., Smits K.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140046

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140046

    New Multi-Stage Triaxial Compression Test to Investigate the Loading-Rate Dependence of Rock Strength

    Hashiba K., Fukui K.

    Page Count: 6

    Published Online: 22 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130061

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140061

    Repeatability of Centrifuge Tests Containing a Large, Rigid Foundation Subjected to Lateral Spreading

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

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 22 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20130093

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20130093

    Specific Surface Area of Clay Using Water Vapor and EGME Sorption Methods

    Akin I., Likos W.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 22 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140064

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140064

    The Development of a New Micro-Mechanical Inter-Particle Loading Apparatus

    Senetakis K., Coop M.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 13 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20120187

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20120187

    Thermal Borehole Shear Device

    Murphy K., McCartney J.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 19 September 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140009

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140009

    Thermo-Triax: An Apparatus for Testing Petrophysical Properties of Rocks Under Simulated Geothermal Reservoir Conditions

    Pei L., Rühaak W., Stegner J., Bär K., Homuth S., Mielke P., Sass I., Sass I.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 14 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140056

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140056

    Three Laboratory Methods for Measuring Thermal Resistivity Dryout Curves of Coarse-Grained Soils

    Yao J., Oh H., Likos W., Tinjum J.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 13 October 2014

    Paper ID: GTJ20140120

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20140120