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Paper Title and Author


Advances in the Prediction and Control of Ground Deformations
Andrew J Whittle


Quality Assurance Studies for Ground Improvement Projects
Anand J. Puppala, Tejo V. Bheemasetti, Bhaskar C. S. Chittoori


Liquefaction Screening - Nonplastic Silty Sands and Sands
Sabanayagam Thevanayagam , U. Sivaratnarajah, V. Veluchamy, and Q. Huang  


Advances in Embankment Engineering through Soft Ground Improvement
Budhima Indraratna,
Rui Zhong, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Kirti Choudhary and Thanh Trung Nguyen



Insights into the role of osmotic suction in soil behaviour
Sudhakar M Rao


Seismic Pressures on Retaining Walls Based on SSI Principles
Jonathan P Stewart 


Modern Geotechnical Practices
V. R. Raju and J. Daramalinggam


A design framework for cement mixing in deep excavations and underground constructions
Lee Fook Hou, Yong Liu, Akanksha Tyagi, Kai-Qi Tan, Yutao Pan and Jiahui Ho


Passive force-deflection behavior of skewed bridge abutments based on large-scale testing
Kyle Rollins


Understanding Performance and Developing Global Geotechnical Standards
K. N. Gunalan


Stress State Variables for Unsaturated Soils – Consensus and Controversy
E C Leong


Addressing The 21st Century Transportation Geotechnics Challenges Using the Mechanics of Unsaturated Soils
Sai Vanapalli and Zhong Han




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