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    • Benchmarking selection of parameter values for the Barcelona basic model 

      D'Onza, Francesca; Wheeler, S. J.; Gallipoli, Domenico; Hofmann, M.; Lloret Cabot, Marti; Lloret Morancho, Antonio; Mancuso, C.; Pereira, J.M.; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Toll, D. G.; Vassallo, R. (2015-09)
      Article
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      Seven teams took part in a benchmarldng exercise on selection of parameter values for the Barcelona Basic Model (BBM) from experimental data on an unsaturated soil. All teams were provided with experimental results from 9 ...
    • Is the degree of saturation a good candidate for Bishop’s X parameter? 

      Pereira, J.M.; Coussy, Olivier; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Vaunat, Jean; Olivella Pastallé, Sebastià (CRC Press, 2011)
      Conference report
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      In unsaturated soil mechanics, the quest for an effective stress playing the same role as Terzaghi’s effective stress does for saturated soils has introduced a long standing debate, dating back to the 1960s. Several ...