Browsing by Subject "Fabric/structure of soils"
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Hydromechanical behaviour of a heterogeneous compacted soil: experimental observations and modelling (2011-03)
Open AccessThe paper describes a theoretical and experimental study of the coupled hydromechanical behaviour of a compacted mixture of bentonite powder and bentonite pellets intended as sealing material in underground repositories ...
(Institution of Civil Engineers (http://www.ice.org.uk/), 2003)
Open AccessThe paper reports the results of an experimental study carried out on a bentonite compacted to a dry density of up to 1·7 Mg=m3, a high value for this type of soil. The soil fabric has been studied using a variety of ...
(Institution of Civil Engineers (http://www.ice.org.uk/), 2001)
Open AccessLong-term volumetric deformations of clays are interpreted in terms of water transfer from clay aggregates to the bulk water. Chemical potentials for the two states of water are first derived and then integrated into balance ...