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Anand J Puppala

Name

[Puppala, Anand J]
  • Associate Dean - Research, College of Engineering
  • Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Biography

Dr. Anand Puppala (PI) is a distinguished teaching professor in Civil Engineering and Coordinator of Geotechnical Engineering program at the University of Texas (UTA) at Arlington, Texas, USA. Dr. Puppala joined UTA as an assistant professor in 1996 and was promoted to associate professor in 2001 and to professor in 2005. Dr. Puppala received his BE, MTech and PhD from GITAM, IIT Chennai and Louisiana State University, respectively.

Dr. Puppala received 2012-13 University Distinguished Record of Research award, the highest award given to a faculty member with a distinguished research record. He was also the recipient of 2004-5 College of Engg's Outstanding Researcher award. In Teaching, Dr. Puppala received UT system’s regents teaching award in 2010 and was the first engineering professor from UT Arlington to receive this highest teaching honor in Texas. Dr. Puppala was also inducted to the UT Arlington’s Academy of Distinguished Teachers, an highest teaching honor for a professor at UT Arlington. Dr. Puppala has received several awards including the College of Engineering’s “Outstanding Young Faculty” Award in 2000-2001 and the 2008 University Award for Outstanding Advisor.

Dr. Puppala also served as President of United States Universities Council on Geotechnical Education and Research (USUCGER) from 2007-2009. He was also a past Chair of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)’s Geotechnical Institute’s “Engineering Geology and Site Characterization” committee from 2003-2006. Dr. Puppala is extensively involved with the National Academy of Science’s Transportation Research Board (TRB) since 1992. He recently served as the chairman of TRB committee on “Soil and Rock Instrumentation (AFS 20) (2006-2012).”

He has been conducting research on stabilization of expansive soils, sustainable utilization of recycled materials, dams and embankments, in situ intrusive methods for site characterization, and pavement material characterization studies. Dr. Puppala’s research is also highly regarded by the professional community, as evidenced by his scholarly record of 7 Book Chapters, 149 journal and Geotechnical Special Publications, 58 Refereed Conference Papers, 50 Non-refereed Conference Papers and 30 Technical Reports. He has so far supervised 17 Doctoral and 45 Masters students. He was an invited keynote speaker at several major conferences all over the World. He was a visiting professor (Sabbatical) at Columbia University, New York; King Saudi University, Riyadh; Southeast University, Nanjing, China and Ecole Polytechnic, Lille, France. 

Dr. Puppala is a current editorial member for several journals including American Society of Testing Materials’ Geotechnical Testing Journal, American Society of Civil Engineers’ Journals of Materials and ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering and a chief editor of Thomas Telford’s Ground Improvement Journal (UK). He also edited several books including ASCE’s Geotechnical Special Publication on Site Characterization.

Professional Preparation

    • 1993 PhD in Civil Engineering (Computer Science),  Louisiana State University
    • 1987 MSCE in Civil Engineering (Geotech)Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
    • 1985 BE (Civil Engg) in Civil EngineeringAndhra University

Appointments

    • Jan 2012 to Present Associate Dean - Research
    • Aug 2008 to Present Distinguished Teaching Professor
      Civil Engineering Department
    • Sept 2006 to Present Professor
      Department of Civil Engineering
    • Sept 2001 to Aug 2005 Assoc Prof
      Civil Engineering Department
    • Aug 1996 to Aug 2001 Assist Professor
      Civil Engineering Department
    • Jan 1993 to July 1996 Research engineer/Research associate
      Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)

Memberships

  • Professional
    • May 1993 to Present Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Academies
    • Mar 1993 to Present American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Awards and Honors

    • Apr  2013 Academy of Distinguished Scholars Award sponsored by UTA Provost Office
    • Aug  2010 • UT System Regents Teaching Award, 2010 sponsored by UT Systems Regents

Research and Expertise

  • Geotechnical Engg

    Expansive and Unsaturated Soils, Ground Modification (Shallow and Deep Soil Mixing Stabilization), Recycled Waste Materials, Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering, In Situ and Non-Destructive Soil Testing, Pavement Geotechnics and Site Characterization

Publications

      Journal Article 2016
      • Correia, A.G., Winter, M.G., Puppala, A.J. “A Review of Sustainable Approaches in Transport Infrastructure Geotechnics.” Transportation Geotechnics, Elsevier Publishers (in Press).

        Patil, U., Hoyos, L.R. and Puppala, A.J. “Modeling Essential Elasto-Plastic Features of an Intermediate Unsaturated Soil via Suction Controlled Triaxial Testing.” ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, 2016 (accepted for publication).

        Patil, U., Hoyos, L.R. and Puppala, A.J. “Characterization of Compacted Silty Sand Using a Double-Walled Triaxial Cell with Fully Automated Relative-Humidity Control,” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, 2016 (accepted for publication).

        Zhou, H., Cai, G., Bheemasetti, T., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Assessment of Measurement Error in Piezocone Penetration Test in Soft Clay” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, 2016 (accepted for publication).

        Zhang, N., Yu, X., Pradhan, A. and Puppala, A.J. “Thermal Conductivity of Sand-Kaolin Clay Mixtures: Laboratory Experiment and Model Prediction.” ICE, Environmental Geotechnics, Themed Issue “Energy Geo-structures”, 2016.

        Papers Published

        Zhang, T., Liu. S., Cai, G. Puppala, A.J., “Engineering Properties and Microstructural Characteristics of Foundation Silt Stabilized By Lignin-based Industrial By-product.” Korean Society of Civil Engineering, Springer Publishers, January, 2016.

        Nguyen, H.M., Fellenius, B.H., Puppala, A.J., Pedarla, A., Tran, Q.T. “Bidirectional Tests on Two Shaft-Grouted Barrette Piles in Mekong Delta, Vietnam.” Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA Vol. 47 No. 1 March 2016, ISSN 0046-5828.

        Yi, Y., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J., “Laboratory Modelling of T-shaped Soil-cement Column for Soft Ground Treatment under Embankment.” Géotechnique 66, No. 1, 85–89 [http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jgeot.15.P.019], ICE Publishers, January, 2016.

        Puppala, A., Pedarla, A., Hoyos, L.R., Zapata C. and Bheemasetti, T. (2016) “A Semi-Empirical Swell Prediction Model formulated from ‘Clay Mineralogy and Unsaturated Soil’ properties” Engineering Geology, V 200, Jan, 2016, pp.114-121. doi:10.1016/j.enggeo.2015.12.007

        Zhang, T., Liu. S., Cai, G. Puppala, A.J., “Experimental Investigation of Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Lignin Treated Silt.” Engineering Geology, Elsevier Publishers, 2015.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 2015
      • Cai, G., Zhang, T., Puppala, A.J., Liu, S., “Thermal Characterization and Prediction Model of Typical Soils in Nanjing Area of China,” Engineering Geology, Elsevier Publishers, 2015.

        Hoyos, L.R., Suesecun-Florez, E.A., Puppala, A.J., “Stiffness of Intermediate Unsaturated Soil from Simultaneous Suction Controlled Resonant Column and Bender Element Testing.”  Engineering Geology, Elsevier Publishers, 2015.

        Pedarla, A., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., and Chittoori, B. (2015) “Evaluation of Swell Behavior of Expansive clays from Internal Specific Surface and Pore Size Distribution”, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001412, Nov 2015.

        Bheemasetti, V.T., Puppala, A.J., Zhou, H., Marshall, D., Pedarla, A. “Quality Assurance Method for Assessment of Stiffness of Pipeline Bedding Material.” ASCE Journal of Materials, October, 2015.

        Bheemasetti, V.T., Pedarla, A., Puppala, A.J., Acharya, R., “Design of Sustainable High-Volume Pavements Using Controlled Low-Strength Material from Native Soil.” Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2015, 08/2015; 2509:10-17. DOI: 10.3141/2509-02.

        Hoyos, L.R., Dejong, J.T., McCartney, J.S., Puppala, A.J., Reddy, K.R., Zekkos, D. (2015) “Environmental Geotechnics in the US Region: A Brief Overview” Environmental Geotechnics (EG 6), ICE Publishers, December 2015, pp. 319–325 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/envgeo.14.00024)

        Wanyan, Y., Abdallah, I., Nazarian, S. Puppala, A.J. “Moisture Content Based Longitudinal Cracking Prediction and Evaluation Model for Low Volume Roads over Expansive Soils.” ASCE Journal of Materials, 2015.

        Cai, G., Liu, S. and Puppala, A. J. “Comparative Performance of the International Piezocone and China CPT in Jiangsu Quaternary clays of China.” Jun 2015, Transportation Geotechnics. Elsevier Publishers, 3, p. 14.

        Zhang, N., Yu, X., Pradhan, A., Puppala, A.J. “Thermal Conductivity of Quartz Sands by Thermo-Time Domain Reflectometry Probe and Model Prediction.” ASCE Journal of Materials, May, 2015, ASCE. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001332.

        Zhang, N., Yu, X., Pradhan, A. and Puppala, A.J. “Effects of Particle Size and Fines Content on Thermal Conductivity of Quartz Sands.” National Research Council, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2015.  

        Basu, D., Misra, A., Puppala, A.J. “Sustainability and Geotechnical Engineering: Perspectives and Review.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 2015.

        Madhyannapu, R. and Puppala, A.J. (2015). "Closure to “Design and Construction Guidelines for Deep Soil Mixing to Stabilize Expansive Soils” by Raja S. Madhyannapu and Anand J. Puppala." ASCE J. Geotech. Geoenviron. Eng. 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001337, 07015022.

        Yi, Y., Gu, L., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Carbide Slag-activated Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag for Soft Clay Stabilization.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 2015.

        Pedarla, A., Puppala, A.J., Sauvgamin, C., Yu, X. “Performance of Sand Treated Clay Subgrade to Support a Low Volume Flexible Pavement.” Low Volume Roads Conference, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2015.

        Pratico, F.G., and Puppala, A.J., “Lime and Cement Treatments for Low Volume Roads: Sustainability and Resiliency Issues.” Low Volume Roads Conference, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2015.

        Zhou, H., Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Post-surcharge Secondary Compression Characteristics of Marine Clay from CPTU in a Low Volume Road” TRB Low Volume Roads, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2015.

        Harris, P., Harvey, O., Jackson, L., DePugh, M., and Puppala, A.J., “Mitigating the Ettringite Reaction in Sulfate-Bearing Soils”, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 17XX, Soil Mechanics, 2014 (Finalist for TRB’s K.B. Woods Award, Highest Paper Award in TRB Design and Construction Group).

        Cai G., Chu, Y., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Evaluation of Subsurface Spatial Variability in Site Characterization Based on RCPTU Data.” Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, Springer Publishers, March 2015, DOI 10.1007/s10064-015-0727-8.

        Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. (2014). “Consolidation Parameters Interpretation of CPTU Dissipation Data Based on Strain Path Theory for Soft Jiangsu Quarternary Deposits,” Marine Georesources and Geotechnology, Taylor & Francis Group, 33, July, 2015, pp. 315-324.

        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2014
      • Madhyannapu, R.S., and Puppala, A.J. “Design and Construction Guidelines for Deep Soil Mixing to Stabilize Expansive Soils,” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Sept 2014.

        Puppala, A. J., Talluri, N., Chittoori, B.C.S. “A Review on Calcium Based Stabilizer Treatment of Sulfate Bearing Soils: Challenges and Solutions.” Ground Improvement Journal, Thomas Telford Publishers, Vol. 167, Issue. 3, August, 2014.

        Puppala, A.J., Chittoori, B.C.S., Raavi, A., “Flowability and Density Characteristics of Controlle d Low Strength Material (CLSM) Using Native High Plasticity Clay” ASCE Journal of Materials, May, 2014.

        Chittoori, B.C.S., Puppala, A.J., Raavi, A., “Strength and Stiffness Characterization of Controlled Low Strength Material (CLSM) Using Native High Plasticity Clay” ASCE Journal of Materials, May, 2014.

        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2014
      • Hoyos, L.R., Velosa, C.L., Puppala, A.J., “Residual Shear Strength of Unsaturated Soils via Suction-Controlled Ring Shear Testing,” Engineering Geology, No. 171, pp. 1-12, February 2014.

        Cai, G., Puppala, A.J., Liu, S., “Characterization on the Correlation Between Shear Wave Velocity and Piezocone Tip Resistance of Jiangsu Soft Clays,” Engineering Geology, No. 171, pp. 96-103, March, 2014.

        Du, Y., Jiang, N, Liu, S., Jin, F., Singh, D. N., Puppala, A.J. “Engineering Properties and Micro Structural Characteristics of Cement Stabilized Zinc Contaminated Kaolin.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol 51, NRC Press, pp. 289-302, 2014.

        Puppala, A. J., Manosuthkij, M., Chittoori, B. S., “Swell and Shrinkage Strain Prediction Models for Expansive Clays” Engineering Geology, Elsevier Engineering Journal, Vol. 168, pp. 1-8, 2014.

        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2013
      • Talluri, N. S., Puppala, A.J., Chittoori, B.S., Gailey, A. Harris, P., “Stabilization of High Sulfate Soils by Extended Mellowing”, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2013.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Puppala, A. J., Manosuthkij, M., Chittoori, S., “Swell and Shrinkage Characterizations of Unsaturated Expansive Clays From Texas” Engineering Geology, Elsevier Engineering Journal (in press).

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Saride, S., Puppala, A.J., Chikyala, S.R. “Swell-Shrink and Strength Behavior Patterns of Lime and Cement Stabilized Expansive Organic Clays.” Applied Clay Sciences, Elsevier Engineering Journal (in press). 

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Chittoori, B.S., Puppala, A.J., Wejrengsikul, T., Hoyos, L.R. “Experimental Studies on Stabilized Clays at Various Leaching Cycles.” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, October, 2013 (in press).

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Talluri, N. S., Puppala, A.J., Chittoori, B.S., Gailey, A. Harris, P., Stabilization of High Sulfate Soils by Extended Mellowing”, Transportation Research Record, Journal of Transportation Research Board, 2013.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Chittoori, B.S., and Puppala, A.J. “Discussion and Closure on Quantification of Clay Mineralogy” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, April, 2013

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Saride, S., Pradhan, S., Sitharam, T. G., Puppala, A.J. “Numerical Analysis of Geocell Reinforced Ballast Overlying Soft Clay Subgrade.” International Journal of Geomechanics and Engineering, Techno Press, Korea (SCI Indexed), Vol 5, No. 3, 2013.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2013
      • Hajialilue-Bonab, M., Sojoudi, Y., Puppala, A.J. “Study of Strain Wedge Parameters for Laterally Loaded Piles,” ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, Vol. 13, No. 2, March/April, 2013, pp. 143-152.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 2012
      • Puppala, A.J., Thornchaya, W., Witherspoon, T. Williammee, R., Lozano, N. “Inclined Load Tests on Drilled Shafts,” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, March 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Puppala, A.J., Thammanoon, M, Hoyos, L.R., Nazarian, S., Chittorri, S. “In Situ Matric Suction and Moisture Content Measurements at Various Seasonal Conditions in an Expansive Clay Subgrade,” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, January, 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Puppala, A. J., and Chittoori, B. S. “Transportation Civil Infrastructure Settlement and Heave Distress: Challenges and Solutions.” Journal of Zhejiang University-Science A (Applied Physics and Engineering), Vol. 13, No. 11, Nov, 2012, p. 850-858 
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Liquefaction Assessments Using Seismic Cone Penetration Test Investigations in Tongshan Region in China,” Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Elsevier Publishers, Vol 41, 2012, pp. 141-150.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Nazarian, S., Yuan, D., Hoyos, L.R., Puppala, A.J. ”Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Cement-Treated Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Blends as Roadway Base Material.” Journal of ASTM International, Vol 9., No. 2, February, 2012. 
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Puppala, A.J., Saride, S., Chittoori, B.S. “Sulfate Induced Heaving: A Hurdle for Light Infrastructure Development.” Indian Geotechnical Journal, Springer Publishers, Volume 42, 2012.
        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2012
      • Cia, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A. J. "Reliablity assesment of CPTU-Based Pile Capacity Prediction in soft clay Deposits," Engineering Geology, 141-142, 2012, pp.84-91  
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Puppala, A.J., Saride, S. Williammee, R. “Sustainable Reuse of Limestone Quarry Fines and RAP in Pavement Base/Subbase Layers.” ASCE Journal of Materials, April, 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Puppala,  A.J., Wejrungsikul, T., Puljan, V., Manosuthkij, T. “Measurements of Shrinkage Induced Pressure (SIP) in Unsaturated Expansive Clays.” Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA, Vol. 43, No 1, March 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Liu, S., Du, Y., Yi, Y., Puppala, A.J. “Field Investigations on Performance of T-Shaped Deep Mixed Soil Cement Columns Supported Embankment over Soft Ground“ ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, June, 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      •  Hoyos, L.R., Perez, D., Puppala, A.J., " Modeling of Unsaturated Soil under Suction Controlled Stress Paths," ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, April, 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • Hoyos L.R., Perez, D., Puppala, A.J., " A Refined True Triaxial Appartus for Testing Unsaturated Soils under Suction Controlled Stress Paths" ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, April, 2012
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2011
      • Hoyos, L.R., Perez-Ruiz D., Puppala, A. J. “Constitutive modeling of unsaturated soil behavior using a refined suction-controlled true triaxial cell: Preliminary observations.” Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona, Spain. 2011
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Hoyos, L.R., Velosa, C.L., Puppala, A. J. “Modeling unsaturated soil response under large deformations using a novel suction controlled ring shear device.” Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona, Spain. 2011
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Hoyos, L.R., Suescun E.A., Pineda J.A.., Puppala, A. J. “Small strain stiffness of compacted silty sand using a proximitor based suction controlled resonant column device.” Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona, Spain. 2011
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Puppala, A.J., Hernandez, J., Le, M., Dronamraju, V., Chittoori, B., Perrin, L., McCleskey, K., “An Overview of Various Treatment Methods to Arrest Surficial Slope Failures.”  ASDSO Dam Safety Conference Proceedings, Washington, DC, 2011
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2011
      • Archeewa, E., Saride, S., Puppala, A.J. and Kalla, S. “Numerical Model Studies of Deep Soil Mixing (DSM) Column to Mitigate Bridge Approach Settlements.” GeoFrontiers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Dallas, Texas, 2011.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Saride, S., Sitharam, T.G., Puppala, A. J.  “The Function of Basal Geogrids in Minimizing Rutting of Geocell Reinforced Subgrades.” GeoFrontiers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Dallas, Texas, 2011.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Wejrungsikul, T., Williammee Jr, R., Puppala, A.J., Witherspoon, W.T., Lozano, N. “Influence of Seasonal Changes on Inclined Load Tests on Drilled Shafts”. GeoFrontiers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Dallas, Texas, 2011.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Chittoori, C. S., Puppala, A.J. (2011). “Reliability Based Approach to Quantify Mineral Montmorillonite in Expansive Clays” GeoRisk. 2011
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Pedarla, A., Chittoori, C. S., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R. and Saride, S. “Leachate Studies on Lime and Portland Cement Treated Expansive Clays”. GeoFrontiers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Dallas, Texas, 2011
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Cai, G, Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Application of SCPTU for Assessing Liquefaction Potential of the 1976 Tangshan Earthquake, China.” GeoRisk. 2011
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Talluri, N., Pulijan, V., Manosuthkij, T., Puppala, A.J., Saride, S. “Prediction of Swell-Shrink Movements of Pavement Infrastructure,” GeoFrontiers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Dallas, Texas, 2011.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2011
      • Hoyos, L.R., Puppala, A.J., Ordonez, C., “Characterization of Cement-Fiber-Treated Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregates: A Preliminary Investigation.” ASCE Journal of Materials. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., Potturi, A., “Studies on Resilient Moduli Response of Moderately Cement Treated Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregates.” ASCE Journal of Materials. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., Qasim, S.R., Intharasombat, N., “Quality of Runoff Leachate Collected from Biosolids and Dairy Manure Compost Amended Topsoils.” ASCE Practice Periodical on Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Intharasombat, N., Puppala, A.J., Qasim, S.R., Williammee, R., Hoyos, L.R. “Treatment of Reycled Compost Material with Top Soil in order to Control Cracking of Pavement Infrastructure.” Land Contamination and Reclamation Journal. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Liu, S., Cai, G., Puppala, A.J., Tu, Q. “Prediction of Settlements Over Marine Clay Using Piezocone Penetration Tests.” Bulletin Engineering Geology Environment. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2011
      • Liu, S., Du, Y., Yi, Y., Puppala, A.J. “Field Investigations on Performance of T-Shaped Deep Mixed Soil Cement Columns Supported Embankment over Soft Ground“ ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, November. 2011 (tentatively accepted)
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Chittoori, B.S., and Puppala, A.J. “Quantification of Clay Mineralogy” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, November. 2011 (in press)  
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Pedarla, A.; Chittoori, S. B.; Puppala, A. J. Influence of Mineralogy and Plasticity Index on the Stabilization Effectiveness of Expansive Clays. Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2011.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Pratico, F.; Saride, S.; Puppala, A. J. Comprehensive Life Cycle Cost Analysis for the Selection of Stabilization Alternative for Better Performance of Low Volume Roads. Journal of the Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 2204, pp. 120-129 2011.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Sirvitmaitrie, C.; Puppala, A. J.; Saride, S.; Hoyos, L. R. Combined Lime-Cement Stabilization for Longer Life of Low Volume Roads. Journal of the Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 2204, 2011, pp. 140-147.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Puppala, A.J., Manosuthkij, T., Nazarian, S., Hoyos, L.R., “Threshold Moisture Content and Matric Suction Potentials in Expansive Clays Prior to Initiation of Cracking in Pavements.” Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J., Tong, L. “Assessment of the Coefficient of Lateral Earth Pressure at Rest from In Situ Seismic Cone Tests,” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal. 2011  
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Cai, G, Liu, S., Puppala, A.J. “Comparisons of CPT Charts for Soil Classification Using PCPT Data: Example from Clay Deposits in Jiangsu Province, China,” Engineering Geology. 2011
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J., Tong, L. “Evaluation of Pile Bearing Capacity from Piezocone Penetration Test Data in Soft Jiangsu Quarternary Deposits,” Marine Georesources and Geotechnology. 2011  
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Celeya, M.; Nazarian, S.; Hoyos, L. R.; Puppala, A. J. Accelerated Stabilization Design. Journal of the Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 2204, 2011, pp. 130-139, 2011.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Mutaz, M. E.; Al-Shamrani, M.; Puppala, A. J.; Dafalla, M. A. Evaluation of Stabilization of a Highly Expansive Clay. Journal of the Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 2204, pp. 148-157 2011.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2011
      • Yuan, D.; Nazarian, S.; Hoyos, L. R.; Puppala, A. J. Evaluation and Mix Design of Cement Treated Base Materials with High RAP Content. Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2011.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2010
      • Puppala, A.J., Chittoori, B.C.S. and Saride, S. “Case Studies on Sulfate Induced Heaving.“ International Symposium on Case Studies, Mumbai, India,  2010 (KEYNOTE Presentation)
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A.J. and Chittoori, B.C.S. “Modified Stabilization Design Incorporating Clay Mineralogy.” Indian Geotechnical Conference, Mumbai, India, 2010 (KEYNOTE Presentation)
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Saride, A., Archeewa, E., Puppala, A.J. and Nazarian, S. “Deep Soil Mixing (DSM) Columns to Improve Foundation Support for Bridge Approach Embankment,” GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Florida, 2010
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Wejrungsikul, T. Williammee Jr, R., Witherspoon, W.T., Lozano, N. and Puppala, A.J. “Studies on Short Drilled Shaft Failures in Expansive Clayey Soils in a Cold Environment”. GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Fl, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Guojun, C., Songyu, L., Puppala, A.J., Liyuan, T., Guangyin?D. “Estimation of the Coefficient of Consolidation from Piezocone Dissipation Tests in Jiangsu Quaternary Clay Deposits, China”. GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Fl, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Dafalla, M.A., Shamrani, M.A., Puppala, A.J. and Ali, H.E. “Use of Rigid Foundation System on Expansive soils” GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Fl, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Shamrani, M.A., Mutaz, E., Puppala, A.J. and Dafalla, M.A. “Characterization of Problematic Expansive Soils from Mineralogical and Swell Characteristic Studies” GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Fl, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Hoyos, L.R., Perez-Ruiz, D.D. and Puppala, A.J. “A Refined True Triaxial Cell for Modelling Unsaturated Soil Response Under Suction Controlled Stress Paths” GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Fl, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Saride, S., Sitharam, T.G., Puppala, A. J. “Prediction of Settlements of Geocell Reinforced Sand Foundations.” GeoShanghai II, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special PublicationShanghai, China, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Hoyos, L. R., Perez, D. D., Puppala, A. J. “Modeling Unsaturated Soil Behavior under Multiaxial Stress Paths Using a Refined Suction-Controlled Cubical Test Cell.” GeoShanghai II, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Shanghai, China, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A. J., Saride, S., Archeewa, E., Nazarian, S., Williammee, R. “Bridge Approach Settlements: Lessons Learned from Available Case Studies and Present Site Investigations.” GeoShanghai II, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Shanghai, China, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Saride, S., Chikyala, S., Puppala, A. J., Harris, P. “Effects of Organics on Stabilized Expansive Subgrade Soils.” GeoShanghai II, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, Shanghai, China, 2010.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Pedarla, A., Chittoori, S., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R. and Saride, S. ”Influence of Lime Dosage on Stabilization Effectiveness of Montmorillonite Dominant Clays”. GeoFlorida 2010, American Society of Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP, West Palm Beach, Florida, 2010. 
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2010
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Tong, L. Y., Du, G. Y., Puppala, A.J., “A Comparative Study of International Modern CPTU and China Double Bridge CPT Tests.” 2nd International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing, Huntington Beach, California, 2010.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A.J., Saride, S. Dronamraj, V., Pulijan, V., Cai, G., Perrin, L., “Assessment of Stabilization Methods to Control Surficial Slope Failures.” 2010 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, CDROM Proceedings, 2010.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J., Tong, L. Y., Du, G. Y., “Interpretation of Soil Classification from CPTU Data in Recent Clay Deposits in Jiangsu Province of China.” 2010 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, CDROM Proceedings, 2010.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Hernandez, J., Dronamraju, V., Puppala, A.J., Perrin, L. “Performance of Slope Treatments of Earthfill Dams to Prevent Surficial Slope Failures”  ASDSO Dam Safety Conference Proceedings, Seattle, Washington, DC, 2010.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Tong, L. Y., Du, G. Y., Puppala, A.J., “Application of Piezocone to Evaluate Consolidation and Permeability Properties of Taihu Lacustrine Clay Deposits.” 2nd International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing, Huntington Beach, California, 2010.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2010
      • Wanyan, Y., Abdallah, I., Nazarian, S., Puppala, A.J., “An Expert System for Design of Low Volume Roads Over Expansive Soils.” TRR, Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board. 2010
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Saride, S.; Puppala, A. J.; Williammee, R. Assessments of recycled/secondary materials in pavement. Thomas Telford Ground Improvement Journal 2010.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Saride, S.; Puppala, A. J.; Williammee, R. Use of Lightweight Expanded Clay and Shale (ECS) as a Fill Material to Control Approach Embankment Settlements. ASCE Journal of Materials 2010.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A. J.; Saride, S.; Dermatas, D.; Al-Shamrani, M.; Chikyala, V. Forensic Investigations to Evaluate Sulfate Induced Heave Attack on a Tunnel Shotcrete Liner. ASCE Journal of Materials 2010.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A. J.; Hoyos, L. R.; Qasim, S. R.; Intharasombat, N. Quality of Runoff Leachate Collected from Biosloids and Dairy Manure Compost Amended Topsoils. ASCE Practice Periodical on Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste 2010.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Puppala, A. J.; Manosuthkij, T.; Nazarian, S.; Hoyos, L. R. Threshold Moisture Content and Matric Suction Potentials in Expansive Clays Prior to Initiation of Cracking in Pavements. Canadian Geotechnical Journal 2010.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • Madhyannapu, R. S.; Puppala, A. J.; Nazarian, S.; Yuan, D. Quality Assessment and Quality Control of Deep Soil Mixing Construction for Stabilizing Expansive Subsoils. ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2010, 136 (1), 119-128.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2009
      • Saride, S., Puppala, A.J., and Archeewa, E. “Bridge Approach Settlements – An Issue Due To Design or Construction Practices?”, Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2009, Guntur, India, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A. J. and Perez, D., New Ground Improvement Techniques for Expansive Soils.” 12th Geotechnical Conference, Bogota, Colombia. 2009. (Keynote Lecture)
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Madhyannapu, R.S., Puppala, A. J., Bhadriraju, V., Nazarian, S. “Deep Soil Mixing (DSM) Treatment of Expansive Soils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, USA-China Joint Conference on Ground Improvement, Orlando, Florida, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Witherspoon, T. W. and Puppala, A. J. “Prediction of Axial Capacity of Straight Shafts and Augercast Piles in Clay Soil.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP No. 186, International Foundation Congress & Equipment Expo, Orlando, Florida, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Thomas, M. G., Puppala, A. J., Hoyos, L. R. “Influence of Swell Pressure from Expansive Fill on Retaining Wall Stability.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP No. 186, International Foundation Congress & Equipment Expo, Orlando, Florida, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A. J., Saride, S., Potturi, A., Hoyos, L. R. “Resilient Behavior of Cement-Fiber Treated Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregates.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, GSP No. 186, International Foundation Congress & Equipment Expo, Orlando, Florida, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2009
      • Hoyos, L. R. and Puppala, A.J. “Behavior of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate-rich Subgrade Clays Under Quick Aging Environment.” Infrastructure Development on Expansive Soils. INDEX 2009 Proceedings, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A.J., Manosuthkij, T., Hoyos, L. R. “Better Characterization of Expansive Soils for the Design of Pavement Infrastructure.” Infrastructure Development on Expansive Soils. INDEX 2009 Proceedings, 2009 (KEYNOTE Lecture)
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., Perez-Ruiz, D., Puppala, A.J. (2009)., “Modeling Unsaturated Soil Behavior Under Multiaxial Stress States.” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Hamza et al. (Editors), The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A.J., Cerato, A. “Heave Distress Problems in Chemically-Treated Sulfate-Laden Materials.” GeoStrata. Vol. 10, Issue 2, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Celaya, M., Veisi, M., Nazarian, S., Puppala, A.J., “Accelerated Moisture-Conditioning Process for Lime-Stabilized Clays.” 2009 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Proceedings, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Sabnis, A., Abdalla, I., Nazarian, S., Puppala, A.J., “Development of Shrinkage Model Based on Index Properties for Clays.” 2009 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Proceedings, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A.J., Manosuthkij, T., Hoyos, L.R., Nazarian, S. “Moisture and Suction in Clay Subgrades Prior to Initiation of Pavement Cracking.” 2009 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Proceedings, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Cai, G., Liu, S., Puppala, A.J., Tong, L. Y., Du, G. Y., Fei?J. “Evaluation of Stabilization Effect of “T” Shaped Deep Mixing Column from SCPTU data.” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Ground Improvement Technologies and Case Histories (ISGI09), Singapore, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Chittoori, C.S., Puppala, A.J., Saride, S., Nazarian, S., Hoyos, L.R. (2009)., “Durability Studies of Lime Stabilized Clayey Soils.” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Hamza et al. (Editors), The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., Perez-Ruiz, D., Puppala, A.J. (2009)., “Modeling Unsaturated Soil Behavior Under Multiaxial Stress States.” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Hamza et al. (Editors), The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 2009.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A.J., Dronamraju, V. S., Perrin, L, McCleskey, K.L., “Assessment of Field Stabilization Methods to Prevent Recurring Surficial Failures.” Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Hamza et al. (Editors), The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 2009 (Invited Panelist Presentation)
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2009
      • Oh, W. T.; Vanapalli, S.; Puppala, A. J. A Semi-empirical Model for the Prediction of Modulus of Elastic for Unsaturated Soils. Canadian Geotechnical Journal 2009, 46, 903-914.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Saride, S.; Srilakshmi, G.; Sitharam, T. G.; Puppala, A. J. '3D Numerical Simulation of Geocell Reinforced Soil Beds. Ground Improvement Journal 2009, 162 (4), 185-198.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2009
      • Puppala, A. J.; Saride, S.; Chomtid, S. Experimental and Modeling Studies of Permanent Strains of Subgrade Soils. ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2009, 135 (10), 1379-1389.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2008
      • Hoyos, L.R., Puppala, A.J. and Arduino, P., ”Advances in Experimental and Computational Modeling of Unsaturated Soil Response Under General Stress States.” PLENARY LECTURE, Proceedings, Indian Geotechnical Conference 2008, Advances in Geotechnical Engineering - GEOAGE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Chikyala, S., Saride, A. Puppala, A.J., ”Cement Stabilization of Organic Expansive Soils.”, Proceedings, Indian Geotechnical Conference 2008, Advances in Geotechnical Engineering - GEOAGE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Puppala, A.J. and Chittoori, B.C.S.,”Long-term Durability Studies on Lime Stabilized Soils.” PLENARY LECTURE, Proceedings, Indian Geotechnical Conference 2008, Advances in Geotechnical Engineering - GEOAGE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2008
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Vanapalli, S.K., Won, T.O., Puppala, A.J. “A simple method for the prediction of modulus of elasticity for unsaturated sandy soils” Unsaturated Soils. Advances in Geo-Engineering (eds. Toll, Augarde, Gallipoli & Wheeler), 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Puppala, A.J., Bhadriraju, V., Porbaha, A., Potturi, A., “In Situ Testing Protocols for Deep Mixed Chemically Treated Soil Columns.” 3rd International Site Characterization (ISC) – 3, Proceedings, Taipei, Taiwan, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Gudavalli, S., Vipulanandan, C., Puppala, A.J., Palla, N., Fang, X., Jao, M., Yin, S., Wang, C., “In Situ Testing Protocols for Deep Mixed Chemically Treated Soil Columns.” 3rd International Site Characterization (ISC) – 3, Proceedings, Taipei, Taiwan, 2008
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • McCleskey, K.L., Puppala, A.J., Dronamraju, V. S., Perrin, L. “Remedial Measures Planned to Prevent Surficial Failures.” GeoEdmonton’08, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Dronamraju, V. S., Puppala, A.J., Sarwenaj, A. “Use of Residual Shear Strength Parameters for Slope Stability Analysis Against Surficial Failures.” GeoEdmonton’08, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., Puppala, A. J. “A Novel Suction-Controlled True Triaxial Apparatus for Unsaturated Soils” Unsaturated Soils. Advances in Geo-Engineering (eds. Toll, Augarde, Gallipoli & Wheeler), 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2008
      • Welker, A.L., Puppala, A. J., “Report on Education and Training in Geo-engineering Sciences in the United States of America,” First International conference on Education and Training in Geo-Engineering and Sciences, Constantza, Romania, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Sirivitmaitrie, C., Puppala, A.J., Saride, S., Hoyos, L.R. “Combined Lime and Cement Treatment of Expansive Soils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 178, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Puppala, A.J., Saride, S., Sirigiripet, S.K., Williammee, R. “Evaluation of Cemented Quarry Fines as a Pavement Base Material.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 177, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Saride, S., Sirigiripet, S.K., Puppala, A.J., Williammee, R., Dronamraju, V. “Performance of Expanded Clay Shale (ECS) as an Embankment Backfill.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 178, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Rosenberk, R., Puppala, A.J., Williammee, R., Hoyos, L.R. “Characterization of Compost Amended Soils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 179, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Chittoori, B., Puppala, A.J., Nazarian, S., McDaniel, M. “Subgrade Characterization for better Ground Improvement Design.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 179, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Yuan, D., Nazarian, S., Madhyannapu, R., Puppala, A.J. “Soil Velocity Profiles from In Situ Seismic Tests.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 179, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Hoyos, L.R., Ordonez, C.A., Puppala, A.J., Hossain, MD.S. “ Engineering Characterization of Cement-Fiber treated RAP aggregates” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 179, Geo-Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2008
      • Witherspoon, W. T.; Puppala, A. J. Axial Capacity Estimation of Drilled Shafts in Expansive and High Plastic Clay at Different Seasonal Installation Period. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering 2008.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Madhyannapu, R.; Madhav, M. R.; Puppala, A. J.; Ghosh, A. Compressibility Characteristics of Fly Ash Beds. ASCE, Journal of Materials 2008, 401-409.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Bhadriraju, V.; Puppala, A. J.; Madhyannapu, R.; Williammee, R. Laboratory Procedure to Simulate Deep Soil Mixing of Medium Stiff to Stiff Clays. ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal 2008, 31 (3), 225-238.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • Manosuthkij, T.; Puppala, A. J.; Nazarian, S.; Saride, S.; Hoyos, L. R. Comparisons Between Field and Laboratory Suction Measurements. Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2008, 39-46.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2007
      • Chikyala, V., Puppala, A.J., Bauman, S. “Combined Lime and Cement Treatment of Expansive Clay.” 4th International Conference Bituminous Mixtures and Pavements, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Vempati, R. K., Liao, J., Puppala, A. J., Olivier, R. L., Tays, W. G., “Environmental Factors Affecting Subgrade Heaving and its Prevention Using Modified Fly Ash.” World of Coal Ash, Kentucky, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Dronamraju, V., Hoyos, L.R. “Ettringite Induced Heaving and Shrinking in Kaolinite Clay.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 162, Geo-Denver, Colorado, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Manosuthkij, T., Puppala, A.J., Nazarian, S., Wanyan, Y. “Comparisons Between Measured and Predicted Swell Strains Using PVR and Suction Based Models.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 162, Geo-Denver, Colorado, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Hoyos, L.R., Thudi, H.R., Puppala, A.J. “Soil-Water Retention Properties of Treated Clay.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 162, Geo-Denver, Colorado, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Vasudev, D., Puppala, A.J., Sirivitmaitrie, C., “Field Studies on Rigid Pavement Sections Built on Stabilized Sulfate Soils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 169, Geo-Denver, Colorado, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Kim, M.S., Jao, M., Puppala, A.J., Chang, P., Panilla, I., Delphia, J., Yin, S., Vipulanandan, C. “Characterizing the Soft Clays in the Texas Gulf Coast Using the Texas Cone Penetrometer.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication 173, Geo-Denver, Colorado, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2007
      • Vanapalli, S., Oh, W. T., Puppala, A.J., “Determination of the Bearing Capacity of Unsaturated Soils Under Undrained Loading Conditions.” Canadian Geotechnical Conference, Ottawa, 2007.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Saride, S., Dash, S.K., T. G. Sitharam, and Puppala, A.J. “Geocell reinforced sand mattress spanning over an underground circular void in soft clays: Model studies.” 13th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (13ARC-2007), 2007.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Potturi, A., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., “Resilient Characteristics of Cement Treated Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Aggregates.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, CD ROM, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 2007.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 2007
      • Inyang, H. I., Bae, S., Puppala, A.J. “Applications of Advances in Material Chemistry and Mineralogy in Soil Stabilization.” ASCE, Journal of Materials, Editorial, July 2007.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2007
      • Intharasombat, N.; Puppala, A. J.; Naik, B.; Qasim, S. R.; Williammee, R. Experimental Investigations to Evaluate Benefits of Using Compost Amendments to Modify Expansive Soils. International Journal of Environment and Waste Management 2007, 1 (2/3), 291-307.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Puppala, A. J.; Balasubramaniam, P.; Madhyannapu, R. Small Strain Shear Moduli of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate Bearing Cohesive Soils. Ground Improvement Journal 2007.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Punthutaecha, K.; Puppala, A. J.; Vanapalli, S. Volume Change Behaviors of Expansive Soils Stabilized with Recycled Ashes and Fibers. Journal of Materials 2007, 19 (7), 616-617.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Puppala, A. J.; Pillappa, G.; Vasudevan, D.; Hoyos, L. R. Field Studies on Five Different Stabilized Subgrades for Enhancing the Performance of Low Volume Pavements. Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2007.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Puppala, A. J.; Pokala, S.; Intharasombat, N.; Williammee, R. Effects of Organic Matter on Physical, Strength and Volume Change Properties of Compost Amended Expansive Clay. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2007.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • Intharasombat, N.; Puppala, A. J.; Williammee, R. Compost Amended Soil Treatment for Mitigating Highway Shoulder Desiccation Cracks. ASCE, Journal of Infrastructures 2007.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2007
      • Puppala, A. J., S. Saride, L. R. Hoyos, and M. T. Tumay. "Analysis of Cone Penetration Testing in Dilatant Cemented Sand." The 14th International Conference on Civil and Structural Engineering Computing. Malta: , 2007.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2006
      • Madhyannapu, R., Puppala, A.J., Hossain, S., Porbaha, A., Han, J. “Analysis of Geotextile Reinforced Embankment Over Deep Mixed Soil Columns Using Numerical and Analytical Tools” Proceedings, ASCE, Geo-Congress. 2006.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Hoyos, L. R., Kalyani, D., Puppala, A.J. “Assessment of Heave Induced Infrastructure Distress Hazard Potential in Expansive Soils Using GIS Technology” Proceedings, ASCE, Geo-Congress, 2006.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Intharasombat, N., Puppala, A.J., Williammee, R., “Innovative Compost Soil Treatment for Mitigating Highway Shoulder Cracking.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, CD ROM, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C. 2006.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A.J. “Sulfate Heave Mechanisms in Chemically Treated Clays” KEYNOTE LECTURE, Proceedings, Indian Geotechnical Congress, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai. 2006.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Madhyannapu, R., Bhadriraju, V., Puppala, A.J., Williammee, R. “Development of Procedures to Simulate Deep Mixing of Expansive Soils in Laboratory Environment” Proceedings, Indian Geotechnical Congress, Indian Institute of Technology. 2006.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Madhav, M.R., Madhyannapu, R., Puppala, A.J., Ghosh, A. “Reclamation of Sedimented and Consolidated Fly Ash Deposits” Proceedings, ISSMGE: 5th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics, Cardiff, Wales, UK. 2006.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Porbaha, A., Ghaheri, F., Puppala, A.J. “Seismic Wave Velocity Profiles of Soil Cement from Borehole Geophysics.” 8th US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering Conference, San Francisco, California. 2006.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2006
      • Hoyos, L., Laikram, A., Puppala, A.J. “Behavior of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate Rich Expansive Clay Under Quick Aging Environment.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, No. 152, Geoshanghai, International Conference, Shanghai. 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A.J., Potturi, A., Chomtid, S., Bhadriraju, V., Hoyos, L.R. “Permanent Strain Measurements of Compacted Kaolinite Clay.” Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, Tempe, Arizona. 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Hoyos, L. R., Takkabutr, P., Puppala, A.J. ”A Modified Pressure Plate Device for SWCC Testing Under Anisotropic Stress States” Proceedings, 4th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, Tempe, Arizona. 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A.J., Bhadriraju, V., Madhyannapu, R., Williammee, R., Nazarian, S. “Small Strain Shear Moduli of DM Treated Expansive Soils.” US - JAPAN Workshop, Aug 8-11, Kyoto, Japan, 2005, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication no. 156, 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Enayatpour, S., Puppala, A.J., Vasudevan., H. “Dynamic Cone Penetrometer to Evaluate Unconfined Compressive Strength of Stabilized Soils” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, No. 149, Geoshanghai, International Conference, Shanghai. 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Vasudevan, H., Puppala, A.J., Jao, M., Vipulanandan, C., Yin, S. “Texas Cone Penetrometer: New Correlations for Strength Predictions” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication, No. 149, Geoshanghai, International Conference, Shanghai. 2006.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2006
      • Hoyos, L., Laikram, A., Puppala, A.J. “Assessment of Seasonal Effects on Engineering Behavior of Chemically Treated Sulfate Rich Expansive Clay.” Chapter 33, Expansive Soils: Recent Advances in Characterization and Treatment, Taylor and Francis, Balkema Publications, Editors: Amer Al-Rawas and Mattheus Goosen. 2006
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A. J., E. Wattanasanticharoen, and A. Porbaha. "Combined Lime and Fiber Stabilization to Modify Expansive Soils." Expansive Soils: Recent Advances in Characterization and Treatment. Ed. Amer Al-Rawas and Mattheus Goosen. Balkema Publications, 2006. 257-270.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A. J., S. Pathivada, V. Bhadriraju, and L. Hoyos. "Shrinkage Strain Characterization of Expansive Soils Using Digital Imaging Technology." Expansive Soils: Recent Advances in Characterization and Treatment. Ed. Amer Al-Rawas and Mattheus Goosen. Balkema Publications, 2006. 349-368.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Hoyos, L., P. Chainuwat, and A. J. Puppala. "Dynamic Characterization of Chemically Modified Expansive Soil." Expansive Soils: Recent Advances in Characterization and Treatment. Ed. Amer Al-Rawas and Mattheus Goosen. Balkema Publications, 2006. 465-482.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 2006
      • Puppala, A.J., and Vivek, C. “Experimental Studies to Address Strengths of Limestone Cores, and Sulfate Heave Problem” DART, Final Research Report, October 2006 
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A.J., and Intharasombat, N. “Field Studies to Address the Use of Compost to Mitigate Shoulder Cracking.” TxDOT, Technical Report 5-4573-01-1, Final Report, October 2006.  
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Potturi, A., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R. “Evaluation of Resilient Modulus of Cement and Cement-Fiber Treated Rebase Aggregates Using Repeated Load Triaxial Test.” Final Research Report, September, 2006
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2006
      • Inyang, H. I.; Work, D.; Puppala, A. J. Porosity Fluctuations in Desiccating Samples of Grout-Stabilized Soil. ASCE, Journal of Materials, 2006, 267-271.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A. J.; Punthutaecha, K.; Vanapalli, S. Soil Water Characteristic Curves of Stabilized Expansive Soils. ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2006, 132 (6), 736-751.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Puppala, A. J.; Kadam, R.; Madhyannapu, R.; Hoyos, L. Small Strain Shear Moduli of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate Bearing Cohesive Soils. ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2006, 322-336.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • Punthutaecha, K.; Puppala, A. J.; Vanapalli, S.; Inyang, H. Volume Change Behaviors of Expansive Soils Stabilized with Recycled Ashes and Fibers. ASCE, Journal of Materials 2006, . 295-306.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2005
      • Mohan, V., Puppala, A.J., “Experimental Investigations to Monitor Swell and Loading Responses of Expansive Soil Due to Environmental and Loading Changes.” Proceedings, The 12th International Conference on Civil and Structural Engineering Computing, Rome, Italy, 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Hoyos, L.R., Takkabutr, P., and Puppala, A.J. “A Pressure Plate Extractor Device for Assessment of SWCC Under Net Radial Confinement”. Proc., GEOPROB2005: International Conference on Problematic Soils. 2005. 
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., Park, J.H., and Puppala, A.J. “A Novel Suction-controlled True Triaxial Testing Apparatus for Unsaturated Soils.” Proc., GEOPROB2005: International Conference on Problematic Soils, 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., and Puppala, A.J. “Assessment of Seasonal Effects on Engineering Behavior of Chemically Treated Sulfate Rich Expansive Clay.” Proc., GEOPROB2005: International Conference on Problematic Soils. 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Hoyos, L.R., Laikram, A., and Puppala, A.J. “A Novel True Triaxial Apparatus for Testing Unsaturated Soils.” Proceedings, 16th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Osaka, Japan. 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Porbaha, A., Ghaheri, F., Puppala, A.J. “Estimation of In Situ Moduli of Deep Soil Cement Using P-S Logger.” Proceedings, 16th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Osaka, Japan. 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Bhadriraju, V., Porbaha, A. “Quality Assurance Practices and Protocols for In-Situ Testing of Deep Mixed Columns.” Deep Soil Mixing - 2005, International Conference on Deep Mixing Best Practice and Recent Advances, Stockholm, Sweden, 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Porbaha, A., Weatherby, D., Macnab, A., Lambrechts, J., Burke, G., Yang, D., Puppala, A. J. “Regional Report: North American Practice of Deep Mixing Technology.” Deep Soil Mixing - 2005, International Conference on Deep Mixing Best Practice and Recent Advances, Stockholm, Sweden, 2005 (US Regional Report Presentation).
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Porbaha, A., Ghaheri, F., Puppala, A.J. “Soil Cement Properties from Borehole Geophysics Correlated with Laboratory Tests.” Deep Soil Mixing - 2005, International Conference on Deep Mixing Best Practice and Recent Advances, Stockholm, Sweden, 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Bhadriraju, V., Puppala, A.J., Jayaprakash, G.P., “Effect of Lime-Fiber and GGBFS Stabilizations on Strength and Resilient Moduli Properties of an Expansive Subgrade Soil.” TREMTI, Paris, France, October, 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Bhadriraju, V., Porbaha, A., “SPT and CPT Based Methods to Address Shear Strength of Deep Mixed Soil Cement Columns.” Proceedings, 16th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Osaka, Japan. 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Wattanasanticharoen, E., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., Vempati, R. “Soluble Sulfate and Reactive Alumina Measurements in Cement and Lime Treated Sulfate Rich Clays.” Proceedings, 16th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Osaka, Japan. 2005.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2005
      • Bhadriraju, V., Puppala, A.J., Enayatpour, S., Pathivada, S. “Digital Imaging Technique to Evaluate Shrinkage Strain Potentials of Fiber Reinforced Expansive Soils.” Geo-Frontiers 2005, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 138, Austin, 2005.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Chavva, P., Vanapalli, S., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L. “Evaluation of Strength, Resilient Moduli, Swell, and Shrinkage Characteristics of Four Chemically Treated Sulfate Soils from North Texas.“ Geo-Frontiers 2005, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 136, Austin, 2005.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Griffin, J.A., Hoyos, L.R., Chomtid, S., Discussion on “Studies on Sulfate Resistant Cement Stabilization Methods to Address Sulfate Induced Heave Problems.” Discussion, ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 2005
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Chomtid, S., Bhadriraju, V. “Evaluation of Plastic Strain Potentials Using Repeated Load Triaxial Test.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1913, Washington, DC. 2005
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Intharasombat, N., Vempati, R. “Experimental Studies on Ettringite Induced Heaving in Soils.” ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Vol. 31, No. 3. 2005
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Intharasombat, N., Qasim, S. “The Effects of Using Compost as a Preventive Measure to Mitigate Shoulder Cracking: Laboratory and Field Studies.” TxDOT, Research Report 2, Final Report, October 2005
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Vempati, R., Hoyos, L.R. “Experimental Studies to Address Volume Change Behaviors of Chemically Treated Sulfate Bearing Soils.” National Science Foundation, Final Research Report, November, 2005.  
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2005
      • Puppala, A.J., Balasubramaniam, P., Qasim, S. “Experimental Studies on Flowable Backfills Used in Fort Worth.” Final Research Report, City of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas, January. 2005
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2005
      • Puppala, A. J. and N. Intharasombat. "Pavement Instrumentation Studies to Address Expansive Soils Treatments." The 12th International Conference on Civil and Structural Engineering Computing. Rome, Italy: , 2005.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Bhadriraju, V. “Deep Mixing to Stabilize Problematic Soils.“ Conference Proceedings, Annual Indian Geotechnical Conference, Warangal, India. 2004. Invited Lecture.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Wattanasanticharoen, E., Puppala, A.J., Suppakit, C. “Laboratory Investigations to Evaluate Performance of Chemical Stabilizers on Soft and Expansive Subgrades.” Geotechnical Conference, Chulalangkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, 2004.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Punthutaecha, K., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., Zimmie, T.F., “Recycled Coal Combustion Ashes to Control Volumetric Swell Movements of Expansive Soils.” Proceedings, 7th International Symposium on Environmental Geotechnology and Global Sustainable Development, Helsinki, Finland. 2004.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Punthutaecha, K. and Puppala, A.J., “Soil Water Characteristics of Fly Ash Stabilized Soils.” Proceedings, 9th National Convention on Civil Engineering, NCCE9, Bangkok, Thailand. 2004.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Banavathu, N., Qasim, S.R., Williammee, R. “Compost Manufactured Topsoils to Mitigate Desiccation Cracking of Expansive Subgrades: Laboratory Studies.” Proceedings, ASCE Texas Section Spring 2004 Meeting. 2004.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Hoyos, L.R., Devabhaktuni, K., and Puppala, A.J. “Assessment of Heave Induced Infrastructure Distress Hazard in Expansive Soil Environments Using GIS Technology.” Proceedings, ASCE Texas Section Spring 2004 Meeting. 2004.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Hoyos, L.R., Sappington, J.P., Laikram, A., and Puppala, A.J. “Effects of cyclic wetting-drying on strength, stiffness, and swell response of chemically treated clay”. Proceedings, ASCE Texas Section Spring 2004 Meeting. 2004.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Porbaha, A., Bhadriraju, V. “In Situ Methods and Their Quality Assessments in Ground Improvement Projects.” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Site Characterization, Portugal. 2004.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Enayatpour, S., Vanapalli, S., Intharasombat, N., “Review of Current Methods for Swell Characterization of Subsoils for Transportation Infrastructure Design.” Geo-Trans 2004, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 126, Los Angeles, 2004.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Porbaha, A., Bhadriraju, V., Wattanasanthicharoen, E., “In Situ Test Protocols for Quality Assessments of Deep Mixing Columns.” Geo-Trans 2004, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 126, Los Angeles, 2004.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J. and Porbaha, A. “International Perspectives on Quality Assessment of Deep Mixing.” Geo-Support 2004, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 124, Orlando, 2004. 
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Naik, B., Qasim, S., Williammee, R., Intharasombat, N. “Laboratory Investigations to Address the Use of Compost Amendments to Enhance Expansive Subsoils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 127, ASCE 2004 National Conference, Baltimore, Maryland. 2004.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Suppakit, C., Wattanasanthicharoen, E., “Plastic Deformation Potentials of Sandy Clay from Repeated Load Triaxial Test.” Geo-Trans 2004, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 126, Los Angeles, 2004.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Griffin, J.A., Hoyos, L.R., Chomtid, S. “Studies on Sulfate Resistant Cement Stabilization Methods to Address Sulfate Induced Heave Problems.” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 2004
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Hoyos, L.R., Puppala, A.J., and Chainuwat, P. “Dynamic Properties of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate Rich Clay.” ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering.2004
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2004
      • Puppala, A.J., Katha, B., Hoyos, L.R. “Volumetric Shrinkage Strain Measurements in Expansive Soils Using Digital Imaging Technology.” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal. 2004.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2003
      • Punthutaecha, K., Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L.R., “Relationships Between Matric Suction Potentials and Swell Strains of Fly Ash Stabilized Soils,” Proceedings, 2nd Asian Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT ASIA-2003, Osaka, Japan. 2003.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Punthutaecha, K., “Volumetric Swell and Shrinkage Movements of Stabilized Expansive Soils.” Proceedings, International Conference on Problematic Soils, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, England. 2003.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Intharasombat, N., Hoyos, L.R., “Studies to Understand Soil Compositional and Environmental Variables on Sulfate Heave Problems.” Proceedings, Soil Rock America, 12th Pan American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Boston, Massachusetts. 2003.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Mohan, V., Hoyos, L.R., “Laboratory Investigations to Calibrate Instrumentation System for Field Monitoring of Expansive Subgrade Soils.” Research Report 1, City of Arlington Research Project, Arlington. 2003.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Chavva, P.K., Hoyos, L.R., “Evaluation of Strength, Swell and Shrinkage Characteristics of Chemically Treated Soils from Arlington, Texas.” Research Report 2, City of Arlington, Research Project, Arlington. 2003.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Mohan, V., Hoyos, L.R., “Evaluation of Resilient Moduli Characteristics of Chemically Treated Soils from Arlington, Texas.” Research Report 3, City of Arlington Research Project, Arlington. 2003.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Qasim, S., Banavathu, N., Intharasombat, N. “Uses of Compost Material as a Remedial Measure to Mitigate Pavement Shoulder Cracking.” TxDOT, Research Report 1, 2003.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2003
      • Porbaha, A. and Puppala, A.J., “In Situ Techniques for Quality Assurance of Deep Mixed Columns.” Grouting and Ground Treatment, ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 120, New Orleans. 2003.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Ramakrishna, A., Hoyos, L.R. “Resilient Moduli of Treated Clays from Repeated Load Triaxial Test.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1821, Washington, DC, 2003.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Aldeeb, A.A., Qasim, S.R., Puppala, A.J., Anderson, C.F. “Physical and Engineering Properties of Treatment Plant Residuals and Disposal.” American Water Works Association Journal. 2003
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Hoyos, L. “Ranking of Four Chemical and Mechanical Stabilization Methods Used to Stabilize Low Volume Road Subgrades in Texas.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1819, Washington, DC, 2003.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Phillips, M., Puppala, A.J., Melton, K. “Development of Stabilizer Selection Tables for Low-Volume Roads in City of Arlington, Texas.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1819, Washington, DC, 2003.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2003
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Punthataecha. K., “Experimental Evaluations of Stabilization Methods for Sulfate-Rich Expansive Soils.” Ground Improvement Journal, Vol. 7, No. 1, Thomas Telford Publishers, London. 2003.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2002
      • Puppala, A.J., Griffin, J., Hoyos, L.R., and Chomtid, S., “Assessments on Sulfate Resistant Cement Stabilization Methods to Counter Sulfate Induced Heave Problems.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, CD ROM, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 2002.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2002
      • Puppala, A.J., Punthutaecha, K., D’Souza, N., “Assessments of Fly Ash and Bottom Ash Stabilization Methods on Soft and Natural Expansive Soils.” Proceedings, International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE 2002), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India. 2002.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2002
      • Aldeeb, A.A., Qasim, S.R., Puppala, A.J., and Anderson, C.F., “Water Treatment Plant Residuals: Ultimate Disposal.” Proceedings, American Society of Civil Engineers Spring Meeting, Spring Meeting, Arlington, Texas. 2002.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2002
      • Hoyos, L.R., Puppala, A.J., and Chainuwat, P., “Stiffness of Chemically Stabilized Sulfate Rich Expansive Clay Using Resonant Column Testing Device.” Proceedings, ASCE-Texas, Spring Meeting, Arlington, Texas. 2002.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2002
      • Puppala, A.J., Ramakrishna, A., “Resilient Modulus Properties of Control and Chemically Treated Soils.” Proceedings, Annual Indian Geotechnical Conference, Allahabad, India. 2002. Invited Lecture
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2002
      • Puppala, A.J., Wattanasanticharoen, E., Hoyos, L. R., Satyanarayana, R., “Use of Cone Penetration Test (CPT) Results for Accurate Assessments of Pile Capacities.” Proceedings, 9th International Conference on Piling and Deep Foundations, Nice, France. 2002.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2002
      • Puppala, A.J., and Moalim, D., “Evaluation of Two CPT Interpretation Methods in Providing Reliable Predictions of Pile Load Capacities.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 116, Orlando, February 14 -16, 2002.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2002
      • Puppala, A.J., Viyanant, C., Kruzic, A., Perrin, L., “Evaluation of a Modified Sulfate Determination Method for Cohesive Soils.” ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal. 2002
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2001
      • Puppala, A.J., Katha, B., Tumay, M.T., “Cone Penetration Testing: Current Advances and Applications in Geotechnical and Highway Engineering,” Proceedings, American Society of Civil Engineers Spring Meeting, San Antonio, Texas. 2001.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2001
      • Puppala, A.J., Mohan, V., Crosby, E.C., Valluru, S., “Development of a Database Oriented Software for Construction Material Selection in Contaminated Soil.” Proceedings, The 8th International Conference on Civil and Structural Engineering Computing, Eisenstadt, Vienna, Austria, 2001.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2001
      • Puppala, A.J., Suppakit, C., Viyanant, C., Perrin, L., “Sulfate Heaving Problems in Stabilized Soils: Observations From a Few Case Studies.” Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Engineering Materials, San Jose, California. 2001.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2001
      • Puppala, A.J., and Musenda, C., “Shrinkage Potentials of Fiber Reinforced and Raw Expansive Soils.” Proceedings, International Symposium on Suction, Swelling, Permeability and Structure of Clays, Balkema Publishers, IS-Shizuoka, Shizuoka, Japan. 2001.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 2001
      • Puppala, A.J., Suppakit, C., Viyanant, C., “Investigations of Various Factors and Their Influence on Sulfate Induced Heaving.” Final Research Report, United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Fort Worth and Vicksburg, 2001.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      2001
      • Puppala, A.J., Griffin, J., Hoyos, Jr., L., “Effectiveness of Sulfate Resistant Cement for Providing Comprehensive Stabilization of Sulfate Rich Soils.” Final Research Report, Portland Cement Association (PCA). 2001.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2000
      • Puppala, A.J., Punthutaecha, K., Valluru, S., Hoyos, L., “Polymer Fibers to Control Shrinkage Cracks of High PI Clay.” Proceedings, Seventh International Conference on Composites Engineering, ICCE/7, Denver, Colorado. 2000.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2000
      • Puppala, A.J., Hoyos, L., Viyanant, C., Musenda, C., “Fiber and Fly Ash Stabilization Methods to Treat Soft Expansive Soils.” ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 112, Soft Ground Technology, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. 2000.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2000
      • Puppala, A.J. and Musenda, C., “Effect of Fiber Reinforcement on Strength and Volume Change Behavior of Two Expansive Soils.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR 1736, Washington, DC, 2000.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2000
      • Mohammad, L.N., Abadie, C., Gokmen, R., Puppala, A.J., “Mechanistic Evaluation of Hydrated Lime in HMA Mixtures.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC, 2000.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 1999
      • Puppala, A.J., Hanchanloet, S., Jadeja, M. and Burkart, B. “Sulfate Induced Heave Distress: A Case Study,” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, CD ROM Preprints, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 1999.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1999
      • Puppala, A.J. and Hanchanloet, S. “Evaluation of a Chemical Treatment Method (Sulphuric Acid and Lignin Mixture) on Strength and Resilient Properties of Cohesive Soils,” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board, CD ROM Preprints, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 1999.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1999
      • Puppala, A.J. and Suppakit, C. “Geotextile Reinforcement Effects on Resilient and Strength Properties of a Clayey Soil,” Sixth International Conference on Composites Engineering, ICCE/6, Orlando, Florida. 1999.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1999
      • Puppala, A.J. and Hanchanloet, S., “Behavior of Soils Stabilized with Sulfuric Acid and Lignin,” Proceedings, Asian Institute of Technology’s 40th Anniversary, Civil and Environmental Engineering Conference New Frontiers and Challenges, 8-12, November, Bangkok. 1999.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1999
      • Puppala, A.J., Hanchanloet, S., Jadeja, M. and Burkart, B. “Evaluation of Sulfate Induced Heave by Mineralogical and Swell Tests.” Proceedings, XI Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil. 1999.  
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 1999
      • Crosby, E.C., Spindler, M., Puppala, A.J., and Overman, J., “Design, Construction and Maintenance for Storm Sewers in Contaminated Environments.” Interim Report, TxDOT Project 7-3998. 1999.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 1999
      • Puppala, A.J., Mohammad, L.N., Allen, A., “Permanent Deformation Characterization of Subgrade Soils from RLT Test.” ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 1999.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      1999
      • Mohammad, L.N., Huang, B., Puppala, A.J., and Allen, A., “Regression Model for Resilient Modulus of Subgrade Soil.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board Record, TRR No. 1687, National Research Council, Washington, DC, 1999.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 1998
      • Puppala, A.J. and Musenda, C., “Investigation of Geofiber Reinforcement on Strength, Swell and Shrinkage Characteristics of Soils,” Fifth International Conference on Composites Engineering, ICCE/5, Las Vegas, Nevada. 1998.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1998
      • Puppala, A.J., Dunker, C., Hanchanloet, S., Ghanma, K., “Swell and Shrinkage Characteristics of Lime Treated Sulfate Soil,” American Society of Civil Engineers Spring Meeting Proceedings, South Padre Island, Texas. 1998 (Won the Best Paper of the Geotechnical Session Award).
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1998
      • Puppala, A.J., Acar, Y.B. and Tumay, M.T. “Cone Penetration Testing in Cemented Soils: Comparisons Between Field and Laboratory Test Results,” Proceedings of the First International Conference on Site Characterization – ISC’98, Robertson and Mayne (Editors), Balkema Publishers, Atlanta, Georgia. 1998.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Technical Report 1998
      • Puppala, A.J. and Hanchanloet, S., “Investigation of Dallas Roadway Products (DRP) Chemical Soil/Roadbase Stabilizer (SA-44/LS-40) on Strength Properties of Cohesive Soils (Phase 1).” Research Report # 26-7601-13 Submitted to OIT Inc., 1998.
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]
      1998
      • Puppala, A.J., “Swell-Shrink Characteristics of Lime Treated Soils from Dallas - Fort Worth (DFW) Pavement Sections.” Final Research Report # 26-7601-14, Submitted to DFW Airport Authorities. 1998.  
        {Technical Report} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 1997
      • Puppala, A.J., Allen A. and Mohammad, L.N., “Estimation of Permanent Strains of Subgrade Soils from Repeated Load Triaxial Tests.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, CD ROM Preprints, National Research Council, National Academy of Science, Washington, D.C., 1997.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1997
      • Puppala, A.J., Acar, Y.B. and Tumay, M.T., “Spherical Cavity Expansion Model for Simulating Cone Penetration Mechanism in Granular Soils,” The 1997 Joint American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Society of Engineering Science Summer Meeting held at Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. 1997.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1997
      • Puppala, A.J., Acar, Y.B., Tumay, M.T., “Cavity Expansion Modeling of Cone Penetration Mechanism in Granular Soils,” Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Yuan (Editor), Balkema Publishers, Wuhan, China. 1997.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      1997
      • Puppala, A.J. and Mohammad, L.N., “A Regression Model for Better Characterization of Resilient Properties of Subgrade Soils.” Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Asphalt Pavements, Conference Proceedings, Seattle, Washington. 1997.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 1997
      • Puppala, A.J., Acar, Y.B. and Tumay, M.T., “Low Strain Dynamic Shear Modulus of Cemented Sand from CPT Results.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1548, Washington, DC, 1997.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      1997
      • Puppala, A.J., Mohammad, L.N. and Allen, A., “Engineering Behavior of Lime Treated Louisiana Subgrade Soil.” Journal of the Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, TRR No. 1546, Washington, DC, 1997.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

Presentations

  • Past
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      Keynotes and Invited Talks

      “Surficial Slope Failures: Mechanisms, Mitigation and Repairs.” Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2015, December 16-18, 2015, Pune, India, KEYNOTE TALK.

      “Principles of Sustainability and Their Applications in Geotechnical Engineering.” XV Pan American Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 15-18, 2015, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “Sustainability and Geothermal Energy Studies in Geotechnical Engineering.” WISE Lecture, Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, Oct 9, 2015, INVITED TALK.

      “Transportation Geotechnics: Sustainability Principles, Case Studies and Lessons Learned.” International Symposium on Systematic Approaches to Environmental Sustainability in Transportation” Fairbanks, Alaska, Aug 4, 2015, KEYNOTE TALK.

      “Controlled Low Strength Materials (CLSM) with Native Clays for Geotechnical Civil Infrastructure: Design, Challenges and Sustainability Assessments.” 16th African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ARCSMG), 27-30 April, 2015, KEYNOTE TALK.

      “Approach for Better Expansive Soil Characterization.” Indian Geotechnical Conference, Kakinada, India, December 18-20, 2014, OPENING PLENARY TALK.

      “Innovative Ground Improvement Composite Material Solutions for Transportation Infrastructure.” International Conference on Global Innovations in Infrastructure with Advanced Composites, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China, October 29-31, 2014, INVITED LECTURE.

      “Research Collaboration and Education Opportunities in Sustainable Geotechnical Engineering.” Workshop at GeoShanghai Conference, Shanghai, China, June 6, 2014, INVITED LECTURE.

      “Ground Improvement Solutions for High Speed Transportation Systems.” ICTI Conference, Pisa, Italy, April 23, 2014, INVITED KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “Stabilization of Expansive Soils: Texas Experience.” 57th Annual Transportation Conference, February 11-12, Montgomery, Alabama, 2014, INVITED LECTURE

      “Shallow and Deep Chemical Stabilization of Expansive Soils.” 5th Geotechnical Engineering Symposium, Adana, Turkey, Nov 27-29, 2013, KEYNOTE LECTURE

      “General Report: Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering.” 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Pairs, France, September, 2013, GENERAL REPORT PRESENTATION

      “General Report: Thermal Geomechanics and Geothermal Energy.” 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Pairs, France, September, 2013, GENERAL REPORT PRESENTATION

      “Stabilization of Problematic Soils: Sustainability and Durability Assessments.” 3rd International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, Hammamet, Tunisia, Feb 21-23, 2013, KEYNOTE LECTURE

      “Lessons Learned from Sulfate Induced Heaving Studies in Chemically Treated Soils.” ICGI Conference, October 29-November 2, 2012, Wollongong, Australia, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “Transportation Civil Infrastructure Settlement and Heave Distress: Challenges and Solutions.” Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, Oct 25-27, 2012, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “Bridge Approach Slab Settlements.” Louisiana Civil Engineering Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, Sept, 2012, INVITED LECTURE.

      “Measurements of Shrinkage Induced Pressure (SIP) in Unsaturated Expansive Clays.” Asian Unsat Soil Conference, Pattiya, Thailand, March, 2012, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “An Overview of Various Treatment Methods to Arrest Surficial Slope Failures.” ASDSO Dam Safety Conference Proceedings, Washington, DC, September, 2011, INVITED LECTURE.

      “Case Studies on Sulfate Induced Heaving.” International Symposium on Case Studies, December 14-15, 2010, Mumbai, India, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

      “Modified Stabilization Design Incorporating Clay Mineralogy.” Indian Geotechnical Conference, IGC 2009, December 16-18, 2010, Mumbai, India, KEYNOTE LECTURE.

Support & Funding

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    • June 2010 to May 2015 Extended Monitoring and Modeling of Field Testing Sections sponsored by  - $493126
    • Sept 2010 to Aug 2014 MRI: Development of Advanced Triaxial Testing Device for Comprehensive Characterization of Unsaturated and Expansive Soil Behaviors over a Wider Range of Soil Suction States sponsored by  - $400020
    • Sept 2010 to Aug 2013 Collaborative Research: SWCC Based Models for Realistic Simulation of Swell Behavior of Expansive Soils sponsored by  - $268886
    • Sept 2010 to Aug 2013 Mitigation of High Sulfate Soils in Texas sponsored by  - $207962
    • Oct 2012 to Sept 2014 Pilot Implementation Using Geofoam for Repair of Bridge Approach Slabs and Adjoining Roadway sponsored by  - $119940
    • Apr 2011 to Feb 2013 An Innovative Hybrid Sensor for Rapid Assessment of Sulfate Induced Heaving in Stabilized Soils sponsored by  - $139000

Courses

      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3343-001 Soil Mechanics
        Provides a fundamental understanding of the engineering properties and mechanical behavior of soil materials and their main applications in geotechnical engineering practice.Main course topics: soil classification, compaction, permeability, compressibility (consolidation), and shear strength.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 6312-001 In-Situ Testing
        To provide the graduate student with an understanding of various geotechnical intrusive “in situ” test methods and their interpretation procedures for soil properties and applications in geotechnical design
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5372-001 Geosynthetics
        To provide the students with an understanding of various geosynthetic products and their applications in civil engineering construction. Design applications (separation, filter, drainage, reinforcement in pavement systems, embankments, slopes, retaining walls, and foundations) will also be covered.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5372-001 Geosynthetics
        To provide the students with an understanding of various geosynthetic products and their applications in civil engineering construction. Design applications (separation, filter, drainage, reinforcement in pavement systems, embankments, slopes, retaining walls, and foundations) will also be covered.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 4322-001 APPLICATIONS W/GEOSYNTHETICS

        To provide the students with an understanding of various geosynthetic products and their applications in civil engineering construction. Design applications (separation, filter, drainage, reinforcement in pavement systems, embankments, slopes, retaining walls, and foundations) will also be covered.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-001 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3343-001 Soil Mechanics
        Provides a fundamental understanding of the engineering properties and mechanical behavior of soil materials and their main applications in geotechnical engineering practice.Main course topics: soil classification, compaction, permeability, compressibility (consolidation), and shear strength
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010 Download Syllabus
      • CE 5365-001 Theoretical Soil Mechanics
        Theory of Consolidation, Magnitude, Time Rate, Pore Pressure Dissipation with Variable Construction Rate, Layered Soils, Secondary Compression, Preconsolidation and Preloading; Shear Strength, Critical State Soil Mechanics, Drained and Undrained Behavior, Dilation and Strain Softening, Liquefaction
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus 1 Link
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus 1 Link
      • CE 3143-002 SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY
        To provide the student with an understanding of various geotechnical testing methods and their applications
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009 Download Syllabus 1 Link