20002020

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2020

A comparative study of high capacity tensiometer designs

Mendes, J., Gallipoli, D., Boeck, F. & Tarantino, A., 23 Jun 2020, In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Parts A/B/C. 22 p., 102901.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electromagnetic sensors for underwater scour monitoring

Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Ferguson, N., Tarantino, A., McDonald, H. & Zonta, D., 23 Jul 2020, In : Sensors. 20, 15, 23 p., 4096.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Stability analysis of a cave excavated in granular cohesionless material

De Carvalho Faria Lima Lopes, B. & Tarantino, A., 17 Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Géotechnique.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

A conceptual constitutive model unifying slurried (saturated), compacted (unsaturated) and dry states

Pedrotti, M. & Tarantino, A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Geotechnique. 69, 3, p. 217-233 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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A microscale-based model for small-strain stiffness in unsaturated granular geomaterials

Pagano, A. G., Tarantino, A. & Magnanimo, V., 31 Aug 2019, In : Géotechnique. 69, 8, p. 687-700 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)

An X-ray CT study of miniature clay sample preparation techniques

Ibeh, C., Pedrotti, M., Tarantino, A. & Lunn, R., 25 Jun 2019, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 92, 6 p., 01004.

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Exploring the micromechanics of non-active clays via virtual DEM experiments

Pagano, A. G., Magnanimo, V., Weinhart, T. & Tarantino, A., 6 Mar 2019, In : Geotechnique.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)
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Mechanics of unsaturated soils: simple approaches for routine engineering practice

Tarantino, A. & Di Donna, A., 1 Dec 2019, In : Italian Geotechnical Journal. 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mechanisms of failure in saturated and unsaturated clayey geomaterials subjected to (total) tensile stress

Murray, I. & Tarantino, A., 31 Aug 2019, In : Géotechnique. 69, 8, p. 701-712 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Preliminary analysis on the impacts of the rhizosphere on occurrence of rainfall-induced shallow landslides

Balzano, B., Tarantino, A. & Ridley, A., 31 Oct 2019, In : Landslides. 16, 10, p. 1885-1901 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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The effect of clay water content in the Jet Erosion Test

Beber, R., Tarantino, A., Pedrotti, M. & Lunn, R., 25 Jun 2019, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 92, 6 p., 02016.

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Use of alkali activated high-calcium fly ash binder for kaolin clay soil stabilisation: physicochemical evolution

Coudert, E., Paris, M., Deneele, D., Russo, G. & Tarantino, A., 20 Mar 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 201, p. 539–552 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

含盐遗址重塑土的吸力测定及土水特征曲线拟合

Translated title of the contribution: Suction measurement and SWRC modelling for reconstituted salt-laden soils in earthen heritagesZhang, Y., Ye, W. & Tarantino, A., 30 Sep 2019, In : Chinese Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 41, 9, p. 1661-1669 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

An experimental investigation into the micromechanics of non-active clays

Pedrotti, M. & Tarantino, A., 1 Aug 2018, In : Géotechnique. 68, 8, p. 666-683 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
12 Downloads (Pure)

An infiltration column to investigate experimentally the response of the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum

Dainese, R., Belli, A., Fourcaud, T. & Tarantino, A., 3 Aug 2018. 6 p.

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A tensile strength apparatus with the facility to monitor negative pore-water pressure

Murray, I., Tarantino, A. & Francescon, F., 22 Jun 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Geotechnical Testing Journal. 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Building physically-based models for assessing rainfall-induced shallow landslide hazard at the catchment scale: the case study of the Sorrento Peninsula (Italy)

Balzano, B., Tarantino, A., Nicotera, M. V., Forte, G., de Falco, M. & Santo, A., 22 Nov 2018, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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4 Citations (Scopus)
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First saturation and resaturation of high capacity tensiometers with 1.5 MPa high air entry value (HAEV) ceramic filters

Mendes, J., Gallipoli, D., Toll, D. G. & Tarantino, A., 20 Jun 2018, PanAm Unsaturated Soils 2017: Fundamentals. Hoyos, L. R., McCartney, J. S., Houston, S. L. & Likos, W. J. (eds.). Reston, Virginia: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 514-522 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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1 Citation (Scopus)
12 Downloads (Pure)

Lessons learned from dike failures in recent decades

Zwanenburg, C., López-Acosta, N. P., Tourment, R., Tarantino, A., Pozzato, A. & Pinto, A., 3 Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories. 4, 3, p. 203-229 27 p.

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On the development of an Ultra-High Capacity Tensiometer capable of measuring water tensions to 7 MPa

Mendes, J., Gallipoli, D., Tarantino, A. & Toll, D., 27 Jun 2018, In : Géotechnique. 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)
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Research on relationship between electrical resistance tomography and the multiple scales size and depth of rock fractures

Jing, F., Xiao-Zhao, L., Tarantino, A., Zhen, H. & De Carvalho Faria Lima Lopes, B., 25 Mar 2018, 31st Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP 2018. Denver, CO., 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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2017

Evaluation of the performance of TDR and capacitance techniques for soil moisture measurement

Lekshmi, S. S. U., Singh, D. N., Tarantino, A. & Baghini, M. S., 24 Jul 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Geotechnical Testing Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Micromechanics of non-active clays in saturated state and DEM modelling

Pagano, A. G., Tarantino, A., Pedrotti, M., Magnanimo, V., Windows-Yule, K. & Weinhart, T., 3 Jul 2017, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 140, 4 p., 15023.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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2 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Water retention characteristics of swelling clays in different compaction states

Iyer, K. K. R., Joseph, J., Lopes, B. C. F. L., Singh, D. N. & Tarantino, A., 6 Nov 2017, In : Geomechanics and Geoengineering. 56 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Advances in the monitoring of geo-structure subjected to climate loading

Tarantino, A., Gallipoli, D., Jommi, C., Mendes, J., Capotosto, A., Amabile, A., Pedrotti, M., Pozzato, A., Beneš, V., Bottaro, F., Denzer, H. & Boeck, F., 12 Sep 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 11 p., 04001.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Analysis of a rainfall-triggered landslide at rest and be thankful in Scotland

Balzano, B., Tarantino, A. & Ridley, A., 12 Sep 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, p. 1-6 6 p., 15009.

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53 Citations (Scopus)
55 Downloads (Pure)

Building the UPPA high capacity tensiometer

Mendes, J., Gallipoli, D., Boeck, F., Von Unold, G. & Tarantino, A., 12 Sep 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 6 p., 10001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

Creep response in shear of clayey geo-materials under saturated and unsaturated conditions

Nazer, N. S. M. & Tarantino, A., 12 Sep 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 5 p., 14023.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Reliability analysis of flood embankments taking into account a stochastic distribution of hydraulic loading

Amabile, A., Cordão-Neto, M. P., Polo, F. D. & Tarantino, A., 12 Sep 2016, In : E3S Web of Conferences. 9, 6 p.

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2015

A mechanism for bentonite buffer erosion in a fracture with a naturally varying aperture

Reid, C., Lunn, R., El Mountassir, G. & Tarantino, A., 1 Nov 2015, In : Mineralogical Magazine. 79, 6, p. 1485-1494 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

An overview of research activities and achievement in geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN)

Leung, A. K., Anastasopoulos, I. X., Augarde, C., Barreto, D., Brennan, A. J., Brown, M. J., Connolly, D., Coombs, W. M., Davies, T., Gao, Z., Ivanovic, A., Kenny, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Lombardi, D., McDougall, J., Medero, G. M., Wood, D. M., El Mountassir, G., Osman, A. S., Pytharouli, S. & 7 others, Sentenac, P., Stewart, B., Switzer, C., Tarantino, A., Wheeler, S. J., Woodward, P. K. & Zielinski, M., 23 Nov 2015, Parameter Selection and Monitoring; Developments in Education and Practice. Winter, M. G., Smith, D. M., Eldred, P. J. L. & Toll, D. G. (eds.). Vol. 7. p. 4289-4294 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Benchmarking selection of parameter values for the Barcelona basic model

D'Onza, F., Wheeler, S. J., Gallipoli, D., Barrera Bucio, M., Hofmann, M., Lloret-Cabot, M., Lloret Morancho, A., Mancuso, C., Pereira, J. M., Romero Morales, E., Sánchez, M., Sołowski, W., Tarantino, A., Toll, D. G. & Vassallo, R., 28 Sep 2015, In : Engineering Geology. 196, p. 99-118 20 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Effects of high temperatures on soil properties: lessons to share from smouldering remediation experience

Switzer, C., Zihms, S. & Tarantino, A., 2015, In : Flamma. 6, 1, p. 5-7 3 p.

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MEMS sensor-based monitoring system for engineered geological disposal facilities

Yang, W., Lunn, R. & Tarantino, A., 1 Nov 2015, In : Mineralogical Magazine. 79, 6, p. 1475-1483 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
178 Downloads (Pure)

Microstructural interpretation of compression behaviour of Kaolin clay

Lopes, B., Tarantino, A. & Porfirio Cordão-Neto, M., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

On the mechanism for desiccation cracks initiation in clayey materials

Gerard, P., Murray, I. W., Tarantino, A. & Francescon, F., 2015, p. 1327-1331. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Wireless monitoring of scour and re-deposited sediment evolution at bridge foundations based on soil electromagnetic properties

Michalis, P., Tarantino, A., Tachtatzis, C. & Judd, M. D., 9 Nov 2015, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 24, 12, 15 p., 125029.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
54 Downloads (Pure)
2014

A conceptual model for water-limited evapotranspiration taking into account root depth, root density, and vulnerability to xylem cavitation

Amabile, A., Balzano, B., Caruso, M. & Tarantino, A., 5 Jun 2014, Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications. Khalili, N., Russell, A. & Khoshghalb, A. (eds.). Leiden, Vol. 2. p. 1047-1052 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

3 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of the effects of the partial saturation on the Adige river embankment stability

Pozzato, A., Tarantino, A. & De Polo, F., 5 Jun 2014, Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications. Khalili, N., Russell, A. & Khoshghalib, A. (eds.). Leiden, Vol. 2. p. 1367-1372 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

1 Citation (Scopus)

An approach to detect micro- and macro-porosity from MIP data

Lopes, B. C. F. L., Cordão-Neto, M. P. & Tarantino, A., 5 Jun 2014, Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications. Khalili, N., Russell, A. & Khoshghalb, A. (eds.). Leiden, The Netherlands

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

4 Citations (Scopus)