Instrumentation for field monitoring in expansive soils

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ConferenceGeoEdmonton '08 - 61st Canadian Geotechnical Conference: 21 September 2008, Edmonton, AB.
Pages18; # of pages: 8
Subjectinstrumentation, expansive soils, field monitoring
AbstractThis paper presents an instrumentation protocol for the field monitoring of expansive soils and discusses various types of sensors for capturing soil movement, water content, soil pressure, and temperature. It provides recommendations for selecting and installing appropriate sensors in expansive soils.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number50813
NPARC number20377073
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-05-09
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