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By Yunmin Chen, Xiaowu Tang, Liangtong Zhan

ISBN-10: 364204459X

ISBN-13: 9783642044595

"Advances in Environmental Geotechnics" offers the newest advancements during this interdisciplinary box. the subjects lined contain uncomplicated and complex theories for modeling of geoenvironmental phenomena, trying out and tracking for geoenvironmental engineering, municipal sturdy wastes and landfill engineering, sludge and dredged soils, geotechnical reuse of commercial wastes, infected land and remediation expertise, purposes of geosynthetics in geoenvironmental engineering, geoenvironmental hazard overview, administration and sustainability, ecological ideas and case histories. This court cases comprises papers authored through middle participants of ISSMGE TC5 (International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering---Environmental Geotechnics) and geoenvironmental researchers from greater than 20 nations and areas. it's a precious reference for geoenvironmental and geotechnical engineers in addition to civil engineers. Yunmin Chen, Xiaowu Tang, and Liangtong Zhan are Professors on the division of Civil Engineering of Zhejiang collage, China.

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Based on this, Rowe and Islam (2009) used the experimental results noted above to examine the effect of different landfill liner time-temperature histories on the likely service life of the geomembrane in a primary composite liner beneath the waste. Rowe and Hoor (2007) examined the effect of temperature on secondary geomembrane liners for different double liner configurations. Rowe and Hoor (2009) then extended this work and made predictions of the service life of the secondary geomembrane based on the temperature of the primary geomembrane.

2004). The variation of shear modulus G and damping ratio λ with shear strain can be derived by laboratory tests (Sêco e Pinto, 1990). For the variation of shear modulus and damping characteristics of waste materials, sandy silt material and silty material, with shear strain, the curves proposed by Singh and Murphy (1990) or by Vucetic and Dobry (1992) are presented in Fig. 19. A very important aspect of linear elastic behavior by developing curves with much smaller reduction of shear modulus with strain is pointed by Singh (2002) in Fig.

21 and 22 show the variation of dynamic Young modulus and damping ratio with strain amplitude. Back analysis of strong motion records captured at the base and crest of landfill provides the most reliable available information on modulus reduction and damping of MSW under seismic loading. Four different groups of reputable investigators came up with four 25 different sets of modulus reduction and damping curves, as shown in Fig. 23 (Kavajanzian, 2008). The dynamic characteristics of municipal solid waste degradation in bioreactor landfills were analyzed by Hossain et al.

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