# Unsaturated Soils for Asia

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Unsaturated Soils for Asia book

# Unsaturated Soils for Asia

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Unsaturated Soils for Asia book

Edited ByH. Raharjdo

Edition 1st Edition

First Published 2000

eBook Published 10 September 2020

Pub. location London

Imprint CRC Press

Pages 872 pages

eBook ISBN 9781003078616

SubjectsEarth Sciences, Engineering & Technology

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Raharjdo, H. (Ed.). (2000). Unsaturated Soils for Asia. London: CRC Press, https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003078616

This is a collection of articles from the Asian conference UNSAT-ASIA 2000, covering topics such as: historical developments; numerical modelling; suction measurement techniques; permeability and flow; mass transport; and engineering applications.

## TABLE OF CONTENTS

part 1|82 pages

Keynote lectures

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |17 pages

#### Some thoughts and studies on the prediction of slope stability in expansive soils

WithC.G. Bao, C.W.W. Ng

chapter |8 pages

#### Solar energy and evapotranspiration: A control of the unsaturation state in soils

WithG.E. Blight

chapter |12 pages

#### Unsaturated tropical residual soils and rainfall induced slope failures in Malaysia

WithH.A. Faisal

chapter |16 pages

#### Historical developments and milestones in unsaturated soil mechanics

WithD.G. Fredlund

part 2|86 pages

Fundamentals and theoretical developments

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |5 pages

#### Prediction of cone-index from the state parameter of unsaturated soils

WithM.Z. Abedin, M.A. Rashid

chapter |6 pages

#### The behaviour of unsaturated porous media in the light of a micromechanical approach

WithX. Chateau, L. Dormieux

chapter |5 pages

#### Applicability of a general effective stress concept to unsaturated soils

WithF. Geiser

chapter |5 pages

#### A neural network framework for unsaturated soils

WithG. Habibagahi, S. Katebi, A. Johari

chapter |6 pages

#### Study of the influence of adhesion force on deformation and strength of unsaturated soil by DEM analysis

WithS. Kato, S. Yamamoto, S. Nonami

chapter |6 pages

#### Application of the effective stress principle to volume change in unsaturated soils

WithN. Khalili

chapter |5 pages

#### CT discrimination of fabric change of unsaturated compacted loess during compression process

WithX.J. Li, Z. Wang, J.Z. Yin

chapter |6 pages

#### Generalized pore pressure model considering damage for unsaturated soil

WithX.H. Luo

chapter |6 pages

#### Constitutive models for triaxial consolidation and shearing of unsaturated soil

WithM.A. Rashid, M.Z. Abedin

chapter |6 pages

#### Change of shear strength due to surface tension and matric suction of pore water in unsaturated sandy soils

WithK. Shimada, H. Fujii, S. Nishimura, T. Nishiyama, T. Morii

chapter |6 pages

#### Three-dimensional elasto-plastic model for unsaturated soils

WithD.A. Sun, H. Matsuoka, Y.P. Yao, W. Ichihara

chapter |4 pages

#### Reconsideration of suction controlled techniques by thermodynamics theory of water in soil

WithH. Suzuki

chapter |6 pages

#### Understanding of some behaviour of unsaturated soil by theoretical study on capillary action

WithK. Tateyama, Y. Fukui

part 3|92 pages

Numerical modelling

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

part 4|54 pages

Suction measurement techniques

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |5 pages

#### Comparison of total suction values from psychrometer and filter paper methods

WithR. Bulut, S.-W. Park, R.L. Lytton

chapter |6 pages

#### Use of a new thermal conductivity sensor for laboratory suction measurement

WithD.G. Fredlund, F. Shuai, M. Feng

chapter |5 pages

#### Comparative measurements with sand box, pressure membrane extractor and pressure plate extractor

WithE. Imre, K. Rajkai, Z. Czap, T. Firgi, G. Telekes, L. Aradi

chapter |4 pages

#### Suction calibration curve of filter paper made in China

WithG. Jiang, Z. Wang, G. Tan, J.Y. Qiu

chapter |6 pages

#### Investigation of suction generation in apparatus employing osmotic methods

WithE.E. Slatter, C.A. Jungnickel, D.W. Smith, M.A. Allman

chapter |6 pages

#### A study of the efficiency of semi-permeable membranes in controlling soil matrix suction using the osmotic technique

WithA. Tarantino, L. Mongiovı

chapter |6 pages

#### Response of the IC tensiometer with respect to cavitation

WithA. Tarantino, G. Bosco, L. Mongiovì

part 5|48 pages

Soil-water characteristics

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |5 pages

#### Mineralogy and microfabric of unsaturated residual soil

WithK.K. Aung, H. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |6 pages

#### The use of indicator tests to estimate the drying leg of the soil-water characteristic curve

WithB.A. Harrison, G.E. Blight

chapter |6 pages

#### The model of water retention curve considering effects of void ratio

WithK. Kawai, S. Kato, D. Karube

chapter |6 pages

#### A new test procedure to measure the soil-water characteristic curves using a small-scale centrifuge

WithR.M. Khanzode, D.G. Fredlund, S.K. Vanapalli

chapter |5 pages

#### A simple method of determining the soil-water charactistic curve indirectly

WithL.-W. Kong, L.-R. Tan

chapter |6 pages

#### Preliminary study on soil-water characteristics of two expansive soils

WithC.W.W. Ng, B. Wang, B.W. Gong, C.G. Bao

chapter |4 pages

#### Engineering properties of unsaturated soils (volume change and permeability)

WithK. Premalatha

chapter |6 pages

#### Soil-water characteristic curves of peaty soils

WithJ.L. Tan, E.C. Leong, H. Rahardjo

part 6|100 pages

Permeability and flow

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |3 pages

#### An explicit relationship for the average capillary suction at the wetting front of soils

WithM.Y. Fard

chapter |5 pages

#### A method for determining hydraulic conductivity and diffusivity of unsaturated soils

WithM.Y. Fard

chapter |6 pages

#### A new laboratory method for the measurement of unsaturated coefficients of permeability of soils

WithJ.K.-M. Gan, D.G. Fredlund

chapter |5 pages

#### Water content and soil suction in the capillary zone

WithW.N. Houston, S.L. Houston, D. Al-Samahiji

chapter |6 pages

#### Examination of the inverse methods for hydraulic properties of unsaturated sandy soil

WithT. Ishida, H. Taninaka, Y. Nakagawa

chapter |4 pages

#### Investigation of seepage behavior through unsaturated soil

WithR. Kitamura, M. Seyama, H. Abe

chapter |5 pages

#### Numerical simulation for pore fluid flow through unsaturated soil

WithR. Kitamura, Y. Miyamoto, Y. Shimizu

chapter |6 pages

#### Impact of surface clogging on artificial recharge

WithD.J. Mcalister, J. Arunakumaren, T. Grantham

chapter |6 pages

#### Determination of field-saturated hydraulic conductivity in unsaturated soil by the pressure infiltrometer method

WithT. Morii, M. Inoue, Y. Takeshita

chapter |6 pages

#### Hydraulic conductivity measurements in two unsaturated soils of Querétaro Valley, Mexico

WithA. Pérez-García, D. Hurtado-Maldonado

chapter |6 pages

#### Temperature effects on water retention and water permeability of an unsaturated clay

WithE. Romero, A. Gens, A. Lloret

chapter |6 pages

#### Measuring hydraulic properties for unsaturated soils with unsteady method

WithT. Sugii, K. Yamada, M. Uemura

chapter |5 pages

#### Inverse analysis of in situ permeability test data for determining unsaturated soil hydraulic properties

WithY. Takeshita, K. Yagi, T. Morii, M. Inoue

chapter |6 pages

#### The application of knowledge-based surface flux boundary modelling

WithG.W. Wilson, M.D. Fredlund

chapter |6 pages

#### Influence of some hydraulic parameters on the pore-water pressure distribution in unsaturated homogeneous soils

WithL.T. Zhan, C.W.W. Ng, B. Wang, C.G. Bao

part 7|36 pages

Mass transport

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |5 pages

#### Experimental studies of salt movement through unsaturated soils

WithR. Bhargava, A. Gairola

chapter |6 pages

#### States of saturation and flow as key inputs in modelling the biodegradation of waste refuse

WithJ.R. McDougall, I.C. Pyrah

chapter |6 pages

#### Coupled transient heat and moisture flow in unsaturated swelling soil

WithA.M.O. Mohamed

chapter |6 pages

#### Dispersivity of partially saturated sand estimated by laboratory column test

WithT. Sato, M. Shibata, Y. Usui, H. Tanahashi

chapter |4 pages

#### Impact of the ‘Alsacian vineyard ingrassed’ on nitrate transfer

WithJ. Tournebize, C. Gregoire-Himmler

part 8|94 pages

Strength and deformation

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

chapter |6 pages

#### Estimation of the relation between suction and cohesion using unconfined compression tests

WithS. Kato, K. Kawai, Y. Yoshimura

chapter |5 pages

#### Study on shear strength and swelling-shrinkage characteristic of compacted expansive soil

WithL.-W. Kong, L.R. Tan

chapter |6 pages

#### Shear strength and swelling of compacted partly saturated bentonite

WithJ. Kos, J. Pacovský, R. Trávníček

chapter |6 pages

#### Combined effect of fabric, bonding and partial saturation on yielding of soils

WithS. Leroueil, P.S. De A. Barbosa

chapter |6 pages

#### Soil behaviour in suction controlled cyclic and dynamic torsional shear tests

WithC. Mancuso, R. Vassallo, A. D’Onofirio

chapter |6 pages

#### Effects of moulding water content on the behaviour of an unsaturated silty sand

WithC. Mancuso, R. Vassallo, F. Vinale

chapter |6 pages

#### Laboratory study of loosely compacted unsaturated volcanic fill in Hong Kong

WithC.W.W. Ng, C.F. Chiu, H. Rahardjo

chapter |6 pages

#### Direct shear properties of a compacted soil with known stress history

WithT. Nishimura

chapter |6 pages

#### Relationship between shear strength and matric suction in an unsaturated silty soil

WithT. Nishimura, D.G. Fredlund

chapter |6 pages

#### Shear strength behaviour of unsaturated granite residual soil

WithM.R. Taha, M.K. Hossain, S.A. Mofiz

chapter |6 pages

#### Triaxial testing of unsaturated samples of undisturbed residual soil from Singapore

WithD.G. Toll, B.H. Ong, H. Rahardjo

chapter |6 pages

#### Shear strength of undisturbed Bukit Timah granitic soils under infiltration conditions

WithJ.C. Wong, H. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

part 9|138 pages

Volume change

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong

part 10|121 pages

Engineering applications

WithH. Rahardjo, D.G. Toll, E.C. Leong