Effect of Temperature on the Interface Shear Resistance Between Precompressed Bentonite Backfill-Blocks of a Nuclear Waste Repository in Finland

Gowthaman Sinnathamby, Leena Korkiala-Tanttu, Henry Gustavsson

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationXV Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (PCSMGE). Buenos Aires, Argentina, 15.-18.November 2015
EditorsAlejo O. Sfriso Diego Manzal
Place of PublicationAmsterdam, Netherlands
PublisherIOS Press BV
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-61499-603-3
ISBN (Print)978-1-61499-602-6
Publication statusPublished - 2015
MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication


  • Bentonite Backfill
  • Direct Shear Testing
  • Friedland clay
  • interface
  • nuclear waste
  • shear
  • temperature
  • waste disposal

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