Geotechnical Research Centre

Papers Presented at CGS Conference

Papers presented at CGS Conference held in Regina on September 29 - October 1, 2014

A Laboratory Column Study of Arsenic Transport and Sorption by Recycled Nickel Smelter Slag
Saidur R. Chowdhury and Ernest K. Yanful
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON

Challenges Facing Field Applications of Electrokinetic Bioremediation: A Critical Review
Ikrema Hassan1, Ernest K. Yanful1 and Eltayeb Mohamedelhassan2
1Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON
2Department of Civil Engineering, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON

Electrokinetic Sedimentation of Mature Oil Sand Mine Tailings
Raquibul Alam, Julie Q. Shang and Shriful Islam
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON

Scale Effect on Shear Behaviour of Loose Sand in Triaxial Testing and its Implication in Engineering Design and Analysis
Tarek Omar and Abouzar Sadrekarimi
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON

Compressibility Characteristics of a Glaciolacustrine Clayey Deposit in Northern ON
Gholamreza Jarghi Araghi and Abouzar Sadrekarimi
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON
Tony Sangiuliano
Ministry of Transportation ON, Toronto, ON
Jason Lee and Keli Shi
Thurber Engineering Ltd., Oakville, ON

Post-liquefaction Strength of Cohesionless Soils
Abouzar Sadrekarimi
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,

Performance Analysis of Deep Excavations in Rock
Thomas Lardner and K.Y. Lo
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,
Brian Isherwood
Isherwood Associates, Mississauga, ON,

Using Micropile as Settlement Reducer:  Centrifuge and Numerical Investigations
Ahmed Alnuaim
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,  and affiliated with King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Hany El Naggar
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS,
M.H. El Naggar
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,

Determination of Rigidity Index for a Shallow Foundation on a Carbonate Clay Till
Jesus Gonzalez-Hurtado and Tim Newson
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,
Michelle Tyldesley
Golder Associates Ltd., Mississauga & London, ON,

Mechanical Behaviour of TSL for Concrete Tunnel Linings
Taesang Ahn
Exp Services Inc., Brampton ON,
K.Y. Lo
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University London, ON,
Sean Hinchberger
Hatch Ltd., Niagara Falls, ON,

Determination of Flow Properties & Microstructure of Cemented and Fibre Amended Toyoura Sand
Colin Schmidt and Timothy Newson
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON,

The Effect of Wind-Structure Interaction on the Behaviour of a Shallow Wind Turbine Foundation
Jordan Kiss, Tim Newson and Craig Miller
Geotechnical Research Centre, Western University, London, ON
Rupp Carriveau
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON