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  • Benchmark of experimental techniques for measuring and controlling suction 

    Muñoz, Juan Jorge; Tarantino, A; Gallipoli, Domenico; Augarde, C. E.; Gennaro, V. de; Gómez, R.; Laloui, L.; Mancuso, C.; El Mountassir, G.; Wheeler, S. J.; Tombolato, S.; Toll, D. G.; Rojas Arias, Juan Carlos; Raveendiraraj, A.; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Pisoni, G.; Peron, H.; Pereira, J.-M. (2011)
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    The paper presents a benchmarking study carried out within the ‘Mechanics of Unsaturated Soils for Engineering’ (MUSE) network aimed at comparing different techniques for measurement and control of suction. Techniques ...
  • Heating pulse tests under constant volume on natural Boom clay 

    Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Gens Solé, Antonio; Muñoz, Juan Jorge; Li, X.L. (2009)
    Conference report
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    Boom clay formation is a potential natural host rock for geological disposal of High Level Nuclear Waste in Belgium. Heating pulse tests with controlled power supply (maximum temperature was limited to 85ºC) and controlled ...
  • Heating pulse tests under constant volumen on natural Boom clay. 

    Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Gens Solé, Antonio; Muñoz, Juan Jorge; Li, Xiangling (Science Press, 2010-08-20)
    Article
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    Boom clay formation is a potential natural host rock for geological disposal of high-level nuclear waste in Belgium. Heating pulse tests with controlled power supply (maximum temperature was limited to 85°C) and controlled ...
  • Thermo-hydraulic characterisation of soft rock by means of heating pulse tests 

    Muñoz, Juan Jorge; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Lloret Morancho, Antonio (2009-05)
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    Low-permeability clayey rocks, currently considered as suitable host rocks for high-level nuclear waste disposal, pose a challenge for the determination of thermal, hydraulic and mechanical properties. A thermo-hydraulic ...
  • Thermo-hydro-mechanical analysis of soft rock. Application to a large scale heating test and large scale ventilation test 

    Muñoz, Juan Jorge (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-03-30)
    Doctoral thesis