INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON UNSATURATED SOILS

EXPERIMENTAL EVIDENCE AND THEORETICAL APPROACHES

Trento, 10-12 April 2000


 
EXPERIMENTAL EVIDENCE AND THEORETICAL APPROACHES IN UNSATURATED SOILS

A.Tarantino & C. Mancuso (eds)
© 2000 Balkema, Rotterdam, ISBN: 90 5809 186 4

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Table of contents
 
 

Preface

Acknowledgements
 
 
 

Experimental Evidence
 

Experimental investigations on the stress variables governing unsaturated soil behaviour at medium to high degrees of saturation
A. Tarantino & L. Mongiovì

Abstract & Introduction
 

Investigating infiltration into compacted unsaturated heterogeneous soils
J. Shevelan & C. Hird

Abstract & Introduction
 

Collapse tests on isotropic and anisotropic compacted soils
M. Barrera, E. Romero, A. Lloret & A. Gens

Abstract & Introduction
 

Retention curves and 1-D behaviour of a compacted tectonised unsaturated clay
A. Di Mariano, C. Airò Farulla & C. Valore

Abstract & Introduction
 

Volume change behaviour of a dense compacted swelling clay under stress and suction changes
M. Yahia-Aïssa, P. Delage & Y. J. Cui

Abstract & Introduction
 

Soil behaviour in the small and the large strain range under controlled suction conditions
R. Vassallo & C. Mancuso

Abstract & Introduction
 

Retention curves of deformable clays
E. Romero & J. Vaunat

Abstract & Introduction
 
 
 

Theoretical Approaches
 

Inclusion of hydraulic hysteresis in a new elasto-plastic framework for unsaturated soils
M.S.R. Buisson & S.J. Wheeler

Abstract & Introduction
 

An elastoplastic hydro-mechanical model for unsaturated soils
J. Vaunat, E. Romero & C. Jommi

Abstract & Introduction
 

Remarks on the constitutive modelling of unsaturated soils
C. Jommi

Abstract & Introduction
 

Modelling the behaviour of unsaturated silt
F. Geiser, L. Laloui & L. Vulliet

Abstract & Introduction
 

Interpretation of shear response upon wetting of natural unsaturated pyroclastic soils
M.V.  Nicotera

Abstract & Introduction
 
 



 
The proceedings of the workshop are published by Balkema :

Tarantino, A. / Mancuso, C. (eds)
Experimental evidence and theoretical approaches in unsaturated soils - Proceedings of an international workshop on unsaturated soils, Trento, Italy, 10-12 April 2000
2000, 25 cm, 200 pp., ISBN: 90 5809 186 4
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