# Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications

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Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications book

# Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications

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Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications book

Edited ByNasser Khalili, Adrian Russell, Arman Khoshghalb

Edition 1st Edition

First Published 2014

eBook Published 5 June 2014

Pub. location London

Imprint CRC Press

Pages 1872 pages

eBook ISBN 9780429226991

SubjectsEngineering & Technology

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Khalili, N. (Ed.), Russell, A. (Ed.), Khoshghalb, A. (Ed.). (2014). Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications. London: CRC Press, https://doi.org/10.1201/b17034

Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications contains 247 papers presented at 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT2014, Sydney, Australia, 2-4 July 2014). The two volumes provide an overview of recent experimental and theoretical advances in a wide variety of topics related to unsaturated soil mechanics:- Unsaturated Soil Behavi

## TABLE OF CONTENTS

part |2 pages

Plenary lectures

chapter |12 pages

#### Plenary lectures Possible frost heave mechanisms in an unsaturated high-speed railway formation

Daichao Sheng Guotang Zhao

WithD. Sheng, G. Zhao, S. Zhang & F. Niu

chapter |12 pages

#### Validating the effective stress principle in unsaturated soil using non-failure tests

WithN. Lu

part |2 pages

Semi plenary lectures

chapter |10 pages

#### Semi plenary lectures Some issues in hydro-mechanical behaviour of unsaturated soils and its modelling

De’an Sun, You Gao & Junran Zhang

chapter |8 pages

#### Raw earth construction: Is there a role for unsaturated soil mechanics?

WithD. Gallipoli, A.W. Bruno, C. Perlot & N. Salmon

chapter |8 pages

#### Expansive clays, collapsing sands, unbound pavement materials and unsaturated soil theory

WithD.A. Cameron

chapter |10 pages

#### Use of the yield pressure to interpret pressuremeter results in unsaturated soil

Gerald A. Miller

WithG.A. Miller

chapter |12 pages

#### Characterization of unsaturated properties of recycled materials

WithH. Rahardjo, A. Satyanaga, E.C. Leong & J.-Y. Wang

chapter |6 pages

#### Response of intermediate unsaturated soils under suction-controlled plane strain conditions: A preliminary investigation

José A. Cruz & Laureano R. Hoyos Arcesio Lizcano

WithJ.A. Cruz, L.R. Hoyos & A. Lizcano

chapter |10 pages

#### On the hydro-mechanical behavior of unsaturated soils in railway sub-structures

WithY.J. Cui

part |2 pages

Fundamentals

chapter |8 pages

#### Fundamentals Role of matric suction on wetting-induced collapse settlement of silty sand

WithA.T.M.Z. Rabbi, D.A. Cameron & M.M. Rahman

chapter |6 pages

#### Investigation of the directional dependence of soil resistivity in cracking clays

WithA.A. Hassan & D.G. Toll

chapter |8 pages

#### Physical effects of liquid-vapor water transition in unsaturated soils

B. Pelizzari, J. Monnet, B. Loret & D. Mahmutovic O. Plé L. Boutonnier

WithB. Pelizzari, J. Monnet, B. Loret, D. Mahmutovic, O. Plé, L. Boutonnier & J.-F. Daïan

chapter |8 pages

#### Study on mechanical behavior of non-wettable sands

WithB.S. Kim, Y. Takeshita, S. Kato & S.W. Park

chapter |10 pages

#### The principle of effective stress in unsaturated soil mechanics and its limitations

WithC.G. Zhao, Z.Z. Liu & G.Q. Cai

chapter |8 pages

#### Necessary conditions for the critical state of unsaturated soils

WithC.G. Zhao, S. Asreazad, J. Li & G.Q. Cai

chapter |6 pages

#### Exploiting suction to reduce embodied carbon in geotechnical structures

WithD. McIntyre & A. Tarantino

chapter |6 pages

#### Projections of climate change on the behaviour of clays in the UK

WithD. Clarke & J.A. Smethurst

chapter |6 pages

#### Interpretation of stresses and strains in unsaturated fine-grained soils

WithE.J. Murray, D.G. Toll & V. Sivakumar

chapter |8 pages

#### Pore-water pressure development of a quasi-saturated compacted residual soil

WithG.G. Carnero & F.A.M. Marinho

chapter |8 pages

#### Examination of effective stress and determination of state surface of unsaturated clayey silt by using suction controlled consolidometer test

WithH. Suzuki & Y. Okano

chapter |8 pages

#### On controlling influence of the line of optimums on the compacted clayey soil behavior

WithJ. Kodikara, T. Islam, S. Wijesooriya, H. Bui & B.C. Burman

chapter |6 pages

#### A modified form of Terzaghi’s effective stress principle of unsaturated expansive clays

WithJ. Mainka, C. Moyne, M.A. Murad & S.A. Lima

chapter |6 pages

#### Effects of wetting on mechanical behavior and particle crushing of a mudstone particle mixture

Jun-Jie Wang, Ming-Wei Liu, Hui-Ping Zhang & Duo-Yin Wang

WithJ.-J. Wang, M.-W. Liu, H.-P. Zhang, D.-Y. Wang & W.-J. Deng

chapter |8 pages

#### Principle of effective stress for unsaturated soils

Longtan Shao, Guofeng Zheng, Xiaoxia Guo & Gang Liu

WithL.T. Shao, G. Zheng, X.X. Guo & G. Liu

chapter |8 pages

#### Experimental study on the relationship of mechanic and hydraulic state variables, and the dielectric properties of clays

WithM. Schwing, Z. Chen, A. Scheuermann, D.J. Williams & N. Wagner

chapter |6 pages

#### Characterization of time-dependent contact angles for oleic acid mixed sands with different particle size fractions

Y.N.S. Wijewardana K. Kawamoto & T. Komatsu

WithY.N.S. Wijewardana, K. Kawamoto, T. Komatsu, S. Hamamoto, S. Subedi & P. Moldrup

chapter |6 pages

#### Characterization of the effect of disturbance on the hydro-mechanical behavior of a highly collapsible loessial soil

S. Mohsen Haeri, Ali Khosravi, Shahin Ghaizadeh & Amir Akbari Garakani Christopher L. Meehan

WithS. Mohsen Haeri, A. Khosravi, S. Ghaizadeh, A. Akbari Garakani & C.L. Meehan

chapter |4 pages

#### Fundamental concepts of the mechanics of unsaturated soils

WithV.Y. Katte & G.E. Blight

chapter |6 pages

#### Effect of confining pressure and degree of saturation on damping ratios of sand

WithZ.Y. Cheng & E.C. Leong

part |2 pages

Constitutive modelling

chapter |6 pages

#### Constitutive modelling Influence of compaction procedure on elastic anisotropy

WithA.M. Hasan & S.J. Wheeler

chapter |8 pages

#### An improved modeling of hydro-mechanical behavior of unsaturated compacted soils

C. Yang C.S. Yang

WithC. Yang, C.S. Yang & X.F. Liu

chapter |8 pages

#### Swelling of compacted expansive clays interpreted in terms of Tezaghi effective stress

WithD. Mašín & N. Khalili

chapter |8 pages

#### A model for weakly unsaturated soils taking into account the three phases (air, water and soil)

WithD. Mahmutovic, J. Monnet, B. Loret, O. Plé, B. Pelizzari, L. Boutonnier & B.T. Lai

chapter |8 pages

#### Inception of strain localization in variably saturated soils

WithD. Perić, G. Zhao & N. Khalili

chapter |6 pages

#### Elastoplastic framework for the volumetric behavior of unsaturated soils

WithE. Rojas, H. Arroyo & M.L. Pérez-Rea

chapter |6 pages

#### Elastoplastic framework to simulate the collapse of soils

WithE. Rojas, H. Arroyo & M.L. Pérez-Rea

chapter |8 pages

#### A multiphase constitutive modeling framework for unsaturated soil behavior

WithG.D. Nguyen & Y. Gan

chapter |8 pages

#### A simple model for prediction of the modulus of elasticity of unsaturated expansive soils

WithH.H. Adem & S.K. Vanapalli

chapter |8 pages

#### Bounding Surface Plasticity (BSP) approach to model behaviour of unsaturated soils using a non-associative flow rule

WithH. Wong, B.T. Lai, A. Fabbri, D. Branque & M. Morvan

chapter |8 pages

#### Modelling wetting collapse behaviour in unsaturated granite residual soil

M.J. Md. Noor & I.B. Mohamed Jais

WithM.J. Md. Noor & I.B.M. Jais

chapter |8 pages

#### A constitutive model of unsaturated expansive soils considering influences of capillary and adsorptive components of matric suction

J. Li C.G. Zhao

WithJ. Li, C.G. Zhao, Y. Liu & G.Q. Cai

chapter |6 pages

#### Influence of stress variables on constitutive modeling for unsaturated soils

J.S. Li, J.F. Yang, G.L. Ye & A.M. Liu

WithJ.S. Li, J.F. Yang, G.L. Ye, A.M. Liu & Y.C. Xing

chapter |8 pages

#### Patterns of cracking in soils due to drying and wetting cycles

WithJ. Cordero, A. Cuadrado, A. Ledesma & P.C. Prat

chapter |8 pages

#### Nonlinear ground response analysis of unsaturated soil deposits

WithM. Biglari, I. Ashayeri & F. Fouladi

chapter |8 pages

#### Incremental stress-strain and suction-degree of saturation formulation in unsaturated soils

WithM. Lloret-Cabot & D. Sheng

chapter |6 pages

#### A new model adapted for unsaturated soils taking cyclic loading into account

WithM. Morvan, B. Chevalier & P. Breul

chapter |6 pages

#### Discussion on the introduction of suction in an existing model

WithM. Morvan, B. Chevalier, H. Wong & D. Branque

chapter |8 pages

#### Discussion on the integration of the complex hydromechanical coupling in a model adapted for unsaturated soils

WithM. Morvan, B. Chevalier, P. Breul, H. Wong & D. Dranque

chapter |8 pages

#### Prediction of stress strain response by rotational multiple yield surface framework for unsaturated granite residual soil

M.J. Md. Noor & I.B. Mohamed Jais

WithM.J. Md. Noor & I.B.M. Jais

chapter |8 pages

#### An elasto-plastic model for unsaturated soils with evolving anisotropy

WithM.A. Al-Sharrad & D. Gallipoli

chapter |8 pages

#### Multi-scale analysis of the swelling and shrinkage of a lime-treated expansive clayey soil

O. Cuisinier & F. Masrouri G. Stoltz

WithO. Cuisinier, F. Masrouri, G. Stoltz & G. Russo

chapter |8 pages

#### A compressibility framework to describe the volume change behaviour of unsaturated clayey soils

WithP. Sitarenios & M. Kavvadas

chapter |6 pages

#### Directional plastic flow and stress increment dependencies: Experimental study on variably saturated soils

WithS. Zargarbashi & N. Khalili

chapter |8 pages

#### Model predictions of hydro-mechanical coupling in unsaturated crushable soils

WithY.D. Zhang & G. Buscarnera

part |2 pages

Numerical modelling

chapter |8 pages

#### Numerical modelling Multi-objective management of unconfined aquifer considering the unsaturated flow zone

WithA.A. Javadi & M.S. Hussain

chapter |8 pages

#### Modelling benchmark of a laboratory test on hydro-mechanical behavior of bentonite

A. Millard J.D. Barnichon & N. Mokni

WithA. Millard, J.D. Barnichon, N. Mokni, K.E. Thatcher, A. Bond & R. Blaheta

chapter |6 pages

#### Modeling the thermo-mechanical triaxial shearing behavior of unsaturated soils using EPR

A. Ahangar-Asr A.A. Javadi

WithA. Ahangar-Asr, A.A. Javadi & N. Khalili

chapter |8 pages

#### Modeling density effect on hydro-mechanical behavior of unsaturated soils

WithA.N. Zhou & D. Sheng

chapter |6 pages

#### Coupling between deformation and flow models in deformable unsaturated soils

WithA. Khoshghalb & N. Khalili

chapter |4 pages

#### A preliminary meso-mechanical analysis of effective stress in unsaturated soil

WithG. Zhao & N. Khalili

chapter |8 pages

#### Modeling rainfall infiltration through coarse and fine-grained unsaturated geomaterials

G. Rotisciani & A. Desideri G. Sciarra

WithG. Rotisciani, A. Desideri, G. Sciarra & F. Casini

chapter |8 pages

#### Numerical analysis of unsaturated excavation by using suction stress

Jian Zhou Bin Liu

WithJ. Zhou, B. Liu & X.-Y. Xie

chapter |8 pages

#### Modelling soil water redistribution in unsaturated zone during evaporation process

Jidong Teng, Noriyuki Yasufuku, Ryohei Ishikura & Zhenbo Jiang

WithJ. Teng, N. Yasufuku, R. Ishikura & Z. Jiang

chapter |8 pages

#### Compaction simulation with soil/water/air coupled FEA code and parametric study

WithK. Kawai, V. Phommachanh, S. Sakamoto & A. Iizuka

chapter |8 pages

#### Obtaining factors of safety from a finite element analysis of unsaturated soils

WithL. Zdravković, D.M. Potts & A. Tsiampousi

chapter |8 pages

#### Equivalent linear site response analysis of partially saturated sand layers

WithM. Ghayoomi & M. Mirshekari

chapter |6 pages

#### Modeling the formation and propagation of desiccation cracks in soils

WithM. Sánchez, O. Manzoli & L. Guimarães

chapter |6 pages

#### Consolidation analysis of unsaturated double porosity media

WithS. Salimzadeh & N. Khalili

chapter |8 pages

#### EFG mesh-less method for coupled hydro-mechanical analysis of unsaturated porous media

WithS. Samimi & A. Pak

chapter |8 pages

#### Numerical simulation of mechanical behavior of a triaxial silty soil under undrained and various controlled air boundary conditions

Takahiro Yoshikawa & Toshihiro Noda

WithT. Yoshikawa & T. Noda

chapter 3|8 pages

#### Three-phase coupled analysis of unsaturated embankment subjected to rainfall infiltration and seismic motion

WithT. Matsumaru & R. Uzuoka