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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1062979
Description: Evaluating the mechanical properties of soils is essential for successfully designing and constructing large infrastructure, including dams, bridges and offshore oil and gas platforms. The cone penetr... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1298573
Description: The last two to three decades have seen significant advances in the mechanics of unsaturated soils. It is now widely recognized that the fundamental principles in soil mechanics must cover both satura... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1063485
Description: We use a numerical dynamic soil-landscape model to study one aspect of the spatio-temporal soil-landscape evolution process, the effect of climatic fluctuations on soil grading distribution in space a... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1300872
Description: This study examines soil organic carbon (SOC) profiles in two neighbouring field sites (‘Dog’ and ‘Shed’ paddocks) which share a similar land use history but are characterised by different soil types ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1318102
Description: A robust numerical method is suggested for dealing with the complex and difficult problem of analysing dynamic soil penetration and compaction. The approach is based on the Arbitrary Lagrangian-Euleri... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1044187
Description: The cone penetration test is widely used to interpret the undrained shear strength of soil. The interpretation methods are commonly based on bearing capacity, cavity expansion, or strain-path methods.... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1299100
Description: In this paper, based on the porous media theory, the specific expressions of the total stress and the input work of unsaturated expansive soils with double porosity are proposed, and then the energy-c... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1298593
Description: This paper first presents a simple frost heave model. Frost heave is assumed to be caused by the formation of ice lenses in a freezing soil. The formation of ice lenses is governed by the Clapeyron eq... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1062354
Description: An earlier infiltration equation relied on curve fitting of infiltration data for the determination of one of the parameters, which limits its usefulness in practice. This handicap is removed here, an... More
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Creators: Carter, J. P. | Nazem, M.
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1298336
Description: The finite element analysis of dynamic penetration of soil deposits, by either free falling or propelled objects, is one of the most sophisticated and challenging problems in geomechanics. A robust nu... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1298328
Description: The vast majority of unsaturated soil research is completed on compacted soils. Due to ease of laboratory testing, specimens are typically prepared dry of optimum and often with high void ratios (low ... More
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Creators: Cooling, Nathan
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: thesis
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1037406
Description: Research Doctorate - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1296975
Description: A novel semiconducting polymer poly{4,8-bis(4-decylphenylethynyl)benzo[1,2-b:4,5-b′]dithiophene-alt-terthiophene} (P1) was synthesized by Stille coupling polymerization to yield a polymer with Mn... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1061801
Description: Water-based nanoparticle (NP) organic solar cells eliminate the need for harmful organic solvents during deposition. However, the core-shell NP structure should limit charge extraction resulting in po... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1300419
Description: A major problem faced by many standalone geothermal power plants, particularly in hot and arid climates such as Australia, is the adverse effects of diurnal temperature change on the operation of air-... More
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