First Look Papers

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    A Method for Directly Measuring the Hydraulic Conductivity of Unsaturated Soil

    Longtan Shao, Tiande Wen, Xiaoxia Guo, Xiang Sun

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 06 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160197

    An Experimental Setup with Radial Injection for Investigation of Transport and Deposition of Suspended Particles in Porous Media

    Sadok Feia, Jean-Claude Dupla, Jean Canou, Siavash Ghabezloo, Jean Sulem, Baptiste Chabot, Eric Aubry, Marc Mainguy

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 22 September 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160032

    Closure to “Discussion on ‘Liquid Limit of Montmorillonite Soils’ by H. D. Schreiner” by A. Sridharan, S. M. Rao, and N. S. Murthy

    A Sridharan, SM Rao, NS Murthy

    Page Count: 4

    Published Online:

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ10950J

    Determination of Elastic Modulus of Stress Relief Cores of Shale

    AB Szwilski

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online:

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ10797J

    Determining Surface Roughness in Erosion Testing Using Digital Photogrammetry

    Tri V. Tran, Stacey E. Tucker-Kulesza, Michelle L. Bernhardt-Barry

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 05 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160277

    Development of Strength Models for Prediction of Unconfined Compressive Strength of Cement/Byproduct Material Improved Soils

    S. J. Abbey, S. Ngambi, E. Ganjian

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 06 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160138

    Effect of Atrazine Contamination on Compressibility and Permeability Characteristics of Clay

    Mahdi Keramatikerman, Amin Chegenizadeh, Hefu Pu

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 13 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160270

    Effects of Strain Rates on the Undrained Shear Strength of Kaolin

    S. Nanda, V. Sivakumar, P. Hoyer, A. Bradshaw, K. G. Gavin, H. Gerkus, S. Jalilvand, R. B. Gilbert, P. Doherty, J. Fanning

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 11 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160101

    Estimation of Damage Location of Rock Based on Denoised Acoustic Emission Signals Using Wavelet Packet Algorithm

    Yumei Kang, Pengpeng Ni, Chuang Fu, Penghai Zhang

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 05 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20170029

    Implementation of a Pretensioned, Fully Bonded Bolting System and Its Failure Mechanism Based on Acoustic Emission: A Laboratorial and Field Study

    Xiaowei Feng, Nong Zhang, Fengzhen He, Sen Yang, Xigui Zheng

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 11 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160157

    Manufacture of Bonded Granular Soil Using X-Ray CT Scanning and 3D Printing

    Satoshi Matsumura, Takaaki Kobayashi, Takaaki Mizutani, Richard J. Bathurst

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 06 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160273

    Measurement of Gas Released during Blast Densification

    Aaron P. Gallant, Richard J. Finno

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 05 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160295

    Mechanical Consequences of Suffusion on Undrained Behaviour of a Gap-Graded Cohesionless Soil - An Experimental Approach

    Amirhassan Mehdizadeh, Mahdi M. Disfani, Robert Evans, Arul Arulrajah, D. E. L. Ong

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 11 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160145

    Modified–Thermal Borehole Shear Test Device and Testing Procedure to Investigate the Soil-Structure Interaction of Energy Piles

    Suguang Xiao, Muhannad T. Suleiman, Clay Naito, Mohammed Al-Khawaja

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 11 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160257

    Physical and Mechanical Properties of Marble under the Combined Effects of Chemical Solutions and Freeze–Thaw Cycles

    Tielin Han, Junping Shi, Yunsheng Chen, Xiaoshan Cao

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 26 September 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160225

    Stabilization of Clayey Soil with Garlic Skin and Rice Husk Ash for Flexible Pavement Construction

    Mrityunjay Jaiswal, Bindhu Lal

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 06 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160227

    The Use of Carbonation Depth Techniques on Stabilized Peat

    Alan R. Duggan, Jamie Goggins, Eoghan Clifford, Bryan A. McCabe

    Page Count: 18

    Published Online: 11 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160223

    Transiently Loaded Bucket Foundations in Saturated Dense Sand - Demonstration of the Boot Effect

    Søren Dam Nielsen, Lars Bo Ibsen, Benjaminn Nordahl Nielsen

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 06 October 2017

    DOI: 10.1520/GTJ20160339