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    • Anisotropic features on the thermal conductivity of a deep argillaceous formation 

      Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Sau Valenzuela, Núria; Lima, Analice; Van Baelen, Hervé; Sillen, Xavier; Li, Xiangling (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria del Terreny, Cartogràfica i Geofísica, 2015-06-02)
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    • Anisotropic features on the thermal conductivity of a deep argillaceous formation 

      Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Sau Valenzuela, Núria; Lima, Analice; Van Baelen, H; Sillen, X.; Li, Xiang Ling (IOS Press, 2015)
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      An experimental study on Ypresian clays – one of the potential deep and sedimentary clay formations in Belgium for the geological disposal of heat-emitting radioactive waste – has been undertaken to systematically study ...
    • 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)
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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 volume on natural Boom clay. Experimental results and numerical simulations 

      Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Vaunat, Jean; Gens Solé, Antonio; Li, X.L. (2009)
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      Boom clay is a potential geological host formation for High Level Nuclear Waste in Belgium. Impact of thermal loads may play an important role on this clay formation. To this aim, heating pulse tests on intact borehole ...
    • 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)
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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 ...
    • Some remarks on the hydro-mechanical constitutive modelling of natural and compacted Boom clay. 

      Della Vecchia, G.; Jommi, Cristina; Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (Taylor & Francis, 2010)
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      Natural and compacted Boom clay have been extensively studied for their potential use as environmental barriers. In such applications, a series of coupled chemo-thermo-hydro-mechanical processes characterise the response ...
    • Studying the thermal conductivity of a deep Eocene clay formation: direct measurements vs back-analysis results 

      Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Sau, Nuria; Lima, Analice; Van Baelen, H; Sillen, X.; Li, Xiangling (Elsevier, 2016-12)
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      An experimental study on Ypresian clays–one of the potential deep and sedimentary clay formations in Belgium for the geological disposal of heat-emitting radioactive waste–has been undertaken to systematically study its ...
    • Thermal pulse effects on the stiffness degradation of unsaturated clayey materials 

      Lima, Analice; Pineda, Jubert Edgar; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (Taylor & Francis, 2010)
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      This paper describes the results of an experimental programme carried out to evaluate the influence of relatively fast thermal pulses on the stiffness degradation of two Tertiary argillaceous rocks (a plastic clay rock and ...
    • Water retention properties of two deep belgian clay formations 

      Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Piña, Yesenia; Gens Solé, Antonio; Li, Xiangling (Springer, 2012)
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      Belgium investigates the design for disposal of its high-level radioactive waste in two deep clay formations: the Boom clay at Mol, considered the reference host formation, and Ypresian clay at Kallo that is the alternative ...
    • Water retention properties of two deep Tertiary clay formations within the context of radioactive waste disposal. 

      Lima, Analice; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Piña Díaz, Yenessia E. (2011)
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      Belgium investigates the design for disposal of its ‘High-Level Radioactive Waste’ in two deep clay formations; the Boom clay at Mol, considered the reference host formation, and Ypresian clay at Kallo as the alternative ...