Characterization of dual-structure pore-size distribution of soil

  title={Characterization of dual-structure pore-size distribution of soil},
  author={Xu Li and Li Min Zhang},
  journal={Canadian Geotechnical Journal},
  • Xu LiL. Zhang
  • Published 6 February 2009
  • Chemistry
  • Canadian Geotechnical Journal
The microporosity structure of soil provides important information in understanding the shear strength, compressibility, water-retention ability, and hydraulic conductivity of soils. It is a soil characteristic that depends on sample preparation method and wetting–drying history. A comprehensive study of the microporosity structure of a lean clay with sand was conducted in this research to investigate variations of the microporosity structure during compaction, saturation, and drying processes… 

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