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  • Effect of the clay-water interaction in the hydration process of compacted bentonite 

    Jacinto, Abel Carlos; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria del Terreny, Cartogràfica i Geofísica, 2015-06-02)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • Effects of compaction on desiccation cracking of clayey soils 

    Demagistri, Agustín; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Cordero Arias, Josbel Andreina; Moreno, Raúl; Prat Catalán, Pere; Jacinto, Abel Carlos (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), 2018)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Cracking in desiccating soils is an important topic in soil compacted works. This paper presents an experimental study on the effect of compaction on the cracking of a silty clay soil, which was subjected to drying conditions. ...
  • Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Behaviour of expansive clays under high temperatures 

    Jacinto, Abel Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-06-18)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Esta Tesis presenta los resultados de la investigación desarrollada en el marco del proyecto Temperature Buffer Test (TBT). El objetivo general de este proyecto es investigar el desempeño de la bentonita usada en barreras ...