• Expansive bentonite-sand mixtures in ciclyc controlled-suction drying and wetting 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; García-Escudero, E (2005-11)
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    Expansive clay buffers in radioactive waste disposal designs experience cyclic drying and wetting paths during different stages of their design life. Clayey soils subjected to these processes develop swelling and shrinkage ...
  • Expansive bentonite–sand mixtures in cyclic controlled-suction drying and wetting 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; García Escudero, Enrique (Elsevier, 2005)
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    Expansive clay buffers in radioactive waste disposal designs experience cyclic drying and wetting paths during different stages of their design life. Clayey soils subjected to these processes develop swelling and shrinkage ...
  • Highly expansive granular mixtures 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Pinyol Puigmartí, Núria Mercè; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian (CRC Press, 2014)
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    The paper describes the behavior of mixtures of highly compacted bentonite pellets. They are considered as a suitable impervious and tight barrier for nuclear waste disposal. Laboratory experiments aimed at identifying the ...
  • Hydro-mechanical behaviour of bentonite pellet mixtures 

    Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (Elsevier, 2007)
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    Granular mixtures made of high-density pellets of bentonite are being evaluated as an alternative buffer material for waste isolation. Ease of handling is an often-mentioned advantage. The paper described the experimental ...
  • Hydromechanical behaviour of compacted granular expansive mixtures: experimental and constitutive study 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian (2011-04-01)
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    Compacted granular mixtures of high-density bentonite pellets have been evaluated as an alternative buffer material to fill the empty space around nuclear waste disposal canisters in horizontal drifts. Despite the obvious ...
  • Modelling the field behaviour of a granular expansive barrier 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian (Elsevier, 2007)
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    The large scale ‘‘Engineered Barrier’’ (EB) experiment, performed at the Mont Terri Underground Laboratory is described. A coupled hydromechanical model is then used to simulate the test performance. Constitutive parameters ...
  • Pellet mixtures in isolation barriers 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (2009)
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    Granular mixtures made of high-density pellets of bentonite are being evaluated as an alternative buffer material for waste isolation. Ease of handing is an often-mentioned advantage. The paper describes the experimental ...
  • Pellet mixtures in isolation barriers 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (Science Press, 2010)
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    Granular mixtures made of high-density pellets of bentonite are being evaluated as an alternative buffer material for waste isolation. Ease of handling is an often-mentioned advantage. The paper describes the experimental ...