State-of-the-Art

Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials

Patrick Joseph Fox, Charles D. Shackelford

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Abstract

This paper presents an overview of experimental and computational research that has been conducted with regard to consolidation-induced transport of contaminants for high water content geo-materials. Recent research has indicated that this transport mechanism has the potential to significantly alter the behavior of a given system. Practical applications in geoenvironmental engineering include impoundment of wastes in confined disposal facilities, mechanical dewatering, in situ remediation of contaminated source zones and in situ capping of contaminated sediments. However, current understanding of the significance of this process is limited with respect to typical materials and chemical concentrations, colloid-facilitated transport, constant rate-of-strain and centrifuge loading conditions and the expected impacts for realistic design scenarios in geoenvironmental engineering.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGeoFlorida 2010
Subtitle of host publicationAdvances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference
Pages129-138
Number of pages10
Edition199
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
EventGeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design Conference - West Palm Beach, FL, United States
Duration: Feb 20 2010Feb 24 2010

Publication series

NameGeotechnical Special Publication
Number199
ISSN (Print)0895-0563

Other

OtherGeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design Conference
CountryUnited States
CityWest Palm Beach, FL
Period2/20/102/24/10

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pollutant transport
Consolidation
Water content
consolidation
water content
Impurities
engineering
capping
Dewatering
Centrifuges
impoundment
centrifuge
colloid
dewatering
Remediation
Colloids
Waste disposal
Sediments
remediation
pollutant

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Building and Construction
  • Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology

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Fox, P. J., & Shackelford, C. D. (2010). State-of-the-Art: Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials. In GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference (199 ed., pp. 129-138). (Geotechnical Special Publication; No. 199). https://doi.org/10.1061/41095(365)9
Fox, Patrick Joseph ; Shackelford, Charles D. / State-of-the-Art : Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials. GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference. 199. ed. 2010. pp. 129-138 (Geotechnical Special Publication; 199).
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Fox, PJ & Shackelford, CD 2010, State-of-the-Art: Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials. in GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference. 199 edn, Geotechnical Special Publication, no. 199, pp. 129-138, GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design Conference, West Palm Beach, FL, United States, 2/20/10. https://doi.org/10.1061/41095(365)9

State-of-the-Art : Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials. / Fox, Patrick Joseph; Shackelford, Charles D.

GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference. 199. ed. 2010. p. 129-138 (Geotechnical Special Publication; No. 199).

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Fox PJ, Shackelford CD. State-of-the-Art: Consolidation-induced contaminant transport for high water content geo-materials. In GeoFlorida 2010: Advances in Analysis, Modeling and Design - Proceedings of the GeoFlorida 2010 Conference. 199 ed. 2010. p. 129-138. (Geotechnical Special Publication; 199). https://doi.org/10.1061/41095(365)9