2011 Volume 34, Issue 5 (September 2011)

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    Static and Dynamic Behavior of Hydro-Collapsible Soils

    Tamer Elkady, Sandra Houston, William Houston

    Page Count: 14

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103576

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103576


    Characterization of Transparent Soil for Unsaturated Applications

    S. Peters, G. Siemens, W. Take

    Page Count: 12

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103580

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103580


    Non-isothermal moisture movement in unsaturated kaolin: An experimental and theoretical investigation

    Peter Cleall, Rao Martand Singh, Hywel Thomas

    Page Count: 11

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103585

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103585


    A Temperature Controlled Triaxial Apparatus for Testing Unsaturated Soils

    Anuchit Uchaipichat, Nasser Khalili, Saman Zargarbashi

    Page Count: 9

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103586

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103586


    Strength and Small-Strain Stiffness Characteristics of Unsaturated Sand

    T. Nyunt, E. Leong, H. Rahardjo

    Page Count: 11

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103589

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103589


    Determination of the Soil-Water Retention Curve and the Hydraulic Conductivity Function Using a Small Centrifuge

    Rodrigo Martins Reis, Wagner Nogueira Sterck, Artur Bastos Ribeiro, Eduardo Dell’Avanzi, Fernando Saboya, Sergio Tibana, Cláudio Roberto Marciano, Rubens Ramires Sobrinho

    Page Count: 10

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103590

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103590


    Estimating Water Retention Characteristics of Sands from Grain Size Distribution using Idealized Packing Conditions

    Rani Jaafar, William Likos

    Page Count: 14

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103594

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103594


    A Flexible Wall Permeameter for the Determination of the Water Permeability Function in Unsaturated Soils

    M. Moncada, T. de Campos, G. Steger

    Page Count: 12

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103595

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103595


    A Servo/Suction-Controlled Ring Shear Apparatus for Unsaturated Soils: Development, Performance, and Preliminary Results

    Laureano Hoyos, Claudia Velosa, Anand Puppala

    Page Count: 11

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103598

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103598


    Thermal and Electrical Response of Unsaturated Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Granular Materials

    Dae Kim, Young Kim, Jong-Sub Lee, Tae Yun

    Page Count: 9

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103601

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103601


    A Method to Measure the Relative Brine Release Capacity of Geologic Material

    John Stormont, Joleen Hines, Daniel O’Dowd, James Kelsey, R. Pease

    Page Count: 7

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103607

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103607


    Measurement of Small-Strain Shear Moduli of Partially Saturated Sand During Infiltration in a Geotechnical Centrifuge

    Majid Ghayoomi, John McCartney

    Page Count: 11

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103608

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103608


    A Laboratory Procedure for Measuring High Soil Suction

    C. Malaya, S. Sreedeep

    Page Count: 10

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103613

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103613


    Shear Modulus and Damping Ratio of Unsaturated Kaolin Measured by New Suction-Controlled Cyclic Triaxial Device

    Mahnoosh Biglari, Mohammad Jafari, Ali Shafiee, Claudio Mancuso, Anna d’Onofrio

    Page Count: 12

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103635

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103635


    An Adapted Ring Shear Apparatus for Testing Partly Saturated Soils in the High Suction Range

    Vladimir Merchán, Enrique Romero, Jean Vaunat

    Page Count: 12

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103638

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103638


    Development of a Laboratory Procedure to Evaluate the Consolidation Potential of Soft Contaminated Sediments

    Mustafa Erten, Robert Gilbert, Chadi El Mohtar, Danny Reible

    Page Count: 9

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103689

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103689


    Effects of Testing Procedures on the Laboratory Determination of Swell Pressure of Expansive Soils

    Sonal Singhal, Sandra Houston, William Houston

    Page Count: 13

    Published: 01 September 2011

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    Paper ID: GTJ103707

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ103707