Arman Khoshghalb

Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dr Arman Khoshghalb is a Senior Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNSW Sydney. He joined the academic staff of the School in 2012.

     

    Journal articles
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    Moghaddasi H; Shahbodagh B; Esgandani GA; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2021, 'Generalized Mapping Rule for Image Point Identification in 3D Bounding Surface Plasticity Models', International Journal of Geomechanics, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0002052
    2021
    Shafee A; Khoshghalb A, 2021, 'An improved node-based smoothed point interpolation method for coupled hydro-mechanical problems in geomechanics', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 139, pp. 104415 - 104415, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2021.104415
    2021
    Mortazavi Bak H; Kariminia T; Shahbodagh B; Rowshanzamir MA; Khoshghalb A, 2021, 'Application of bio-cementation to enhance shear strength parameters of soil-steel interface', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 294, pp. 123470 - 123470, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2021.123470
    2021
    Khoshghalb A; Shafee A, 2021, 'Does the upper bound solution property of the Node-based Smoothed Point Interpolation Methods (NSPIMs) hold true in coupled flow-deformation problems of porous media?', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2021.104016
    2021
    Khoshghalb A; Nobarinia M; Stockton J; Kalateh F, 2021, 'On the effect of compaction on the progression of concentrated leaks in cohesive soils', Acta Geotechnica, vol. 16, pp. 1635 - 1645, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11440-020-01029-0
    2021
    Tootoonchi A; Khoshghalb A, 2021, 'A smoothed meshfree method for simulation of frictional embedded discontinuities', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2020.103666
    2021
    Pasha A; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2020, 'Evolution of isochoric water retention curve with void ratio', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 122, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2020.103536
    2020
    Khoshghalb A; Shafee A; Tootoonchi A; Ghaffaripour O; Jazaeri SA, 2020, 'Application of the smoothed point interpolation methods in computational geomechanics: A comparative study', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2020.103714
    2020
    Oluwatuyi OE; Ojuri OO; Khoshghalb A, 2020, 'Cement-lime stabilization of crude oil contaminated kaolin clay', Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, vol. 12, pp. 160 - 167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2019.07.010
    2020
    Jia P; Khoshghalb A; Chen C; Zhao W; Dong M; Alipour Esgandani G, 2020, 'Modified Duncan-Chang Constitutive Model for Modeling Supported Excavations in Granular Soils', International Journal of Geomechanics, vol. 20, pp. 04020211 - 04020211, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0001848
    2020
    Khoshini M; Khoshghalb A; Henwood S; Khalili N, 2020, 'The strenuous leura weak sandstone', Australian Geomechanics Journal, vol. 55, pp. 107 - 119
    2020
    Jia P; Zhao W; Khoshghalb A; Ni P; Jiang B; Chen Y; Li S, 2020, 'A new model to predict ground surface settlement induced by jacked pipes with flanges', Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, vol. 98, pp. 103330 - 103330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tust.2020.103330
    2020
    Li H; Senetakis K; Khoshghalb A, 2019, 'On the small-strain stiffness of polypropylene fibre-sand mixtures', Geosynthetics International, vol. 26, pp. 66 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jgein.18.00037
    2019
    Ghaffaripour O; Esgandani GA; Khoshghalb A; Shahbodaghkhan B, 2019, 'Fully coupled elastoplastic hydro-mechanical analysis of unsaturated porous media using a meshfree method', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.2931
    2019
    Pasha AY; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2019, 'Can degree of saturation decrease during constant suction compression of an unsaturated soil?', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 106, pp. 199 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.10.015
    2019
    Khoshghalb A; Ghaffaripour O; Zamani K; Tootoonchi A, 2019, 'Code verification in computational geomechanics: Method of manufactured solutions (MMS)', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103178
    2019
    Khalili N; Khoshghalb A, 2018, 'Comment on “Bridging Effective Stress and Soil Water Retention Equations in Deforming Unsaturated Porous Media: A Thermodynamic Approach”—J. M. Huyghe, E. Nikooee, S. M. Hassanizadeh; Published online: 4 March 2017—DOI 10.1007/s11242-017-0837-9', Transport in Porous Media, vol. 122, pp. 515 - 519, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11242-017-0927-8
    2018
    Tootoonchi A; Khoshghalb A; Liu GR, 2018, 'A novel approach for application of smoothed point interpolation methods to axisymmetric problems in poroelasticity', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 102, pp. 39 - 52, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2018.05.010
    2018
    Shahbodagh B; Habte MA; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'A bounding surface elasto-viscoplastic constitutive model for non-isothermal cyclic analysis of asphaltic materials', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, vol. 41, pp. 721 - 739, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.2574
    2017
    Ghaffaripour O; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'An edge-based smoothed point interpolation method for elasto-plastic coupled hydro-mechanical analysis of saturated porous media', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 82, pp. 99 - 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.10.002
    2017
    Payan M; Senetakis K; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'Effect of gradation and particle shape on small-strain young's modulus and poisson's ratio of sands', International Journal of Geomechanics, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000811
    2017
    Pasha AY; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'Hysteretic model for the evolution of water retention curve with void ratio', Journal of Engineering Mechanics, vol. 143, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0001238
    2017
    Payan M; Senetakis K; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'Characterization of the small-strain dynamic behaviour of silty sands; contribution of silica non-plastic fines content', Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 102, pp. 232 - 240, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2017.08.008
    2017
    Payan M; Khoshghalb A; Senetakis K; Khalili N, 2016, 'Effect of particle shape and validity of Gmax models for sand: A critical review and a new expression', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 72, pp. 28 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2015.11.003
    2016
    Payan M; Khoshghalb A; Senetakis K; Khalili N, 2016, 'Small-strain stiffness of sand subjected to stress anisotropy', Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 88, pp. 143 - 151, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2016.06.004
    2016
    Pasha AY; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2016, 'Pitfalls in interpretation of gravimetric water content-based soil-water characteristic curve for deformable porous media', International Journal of Geomechanics, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000570
    2016
    Tootoonchi A; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2016, 'Meshfree Method Analysis of Biot's Consolidation Using Cell-Based Smoothed Point Interpolation Method', Applied Mechanics and Materials, vol. 846, pp. 409 - 414, http://dx.doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/amm.846.409
    2016
    payan M; senetakis K; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2016, 'Influence of particle shape on small-strain damping ratio of dry sands', Géotechnique, vol. 66, pp. 610 - 616, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jgeot.15.T.035
    2016
    Tootoonchi A; Khoshghalb A; Liu GR; Khalili N, 2016, 'A cell-based smoothed point interpolation method for flow-deformation analysis of saturated porous media', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 75, pp. 159 - 173, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.01.027
    2016
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2015, 'An alternative approach for quasi-static large deformation analysis of saturated porous media using meshfree method', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, vol. 39, pp. 913 - 936, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.2339
    2015
    Khoshghalb A; Pasha AY; Khalili N, 2015, 'A fractal model for volume change dependency of the water retention curve', Geotechnique, vol. 65, pp. 141 - 146, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/geot.14.T.016
    2015
    Yang H; Khoshghalb A; Russell AR, 2014, 'Fractal-based estimation of hydraulic conductivity from soil-water characteristic curves considering hysteresis', Geotechnique Letters, vol. 4, pp. 1 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/geolett.13.00071
    2014
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2013, 'A meshfree method for fully coupled analysis of flow and deformation in unsaturated porous media', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, vol. 37, pp. 716 - 743, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.1120
    2013
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N; Selvadurai APS, 2011, 'A three-point time discretization technique for parabolic partial differential equations', International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, vol. 35, pp. 406 - 418, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.902
    2011
    Khalili N; Khoshghalb A, 2010, 'A stable meshfree method for fully coupled flow-deformation analysis of saturated porous media', Computers and Geotechnics, vol. 37, pp. 789 - 795, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2010.06.005
    2010
    Conference Papers
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    Moghaddasi H; Khalili N; Shahbodagh B; Esgandani GA; Khoshghalb A, 2021, 'An Image Point Identification Rule for 3D Bounding Surface Plasticity Models', in Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, pp. 507 - 513, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-64514-4_50
    2021
    Moghaddasi H; Khoshghalb A, 2019, 'Elasto-plastic analysis of a multi-stage excavation in bonded geomaterials', in E3S Web of Conferences, Glasgow, presented at 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials (IS-Glasgow 2019), Glasgow, 26 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/20199216013
    2019
    Khoshini M; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2019, 'Compressive behaviour of very dense structured granular geo-materials', in E3S Web of Conferences, Glasgow, presented at 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials (IS-Glasgow 2019), Glasgow, 26 June 2019 - 28 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/20199209002
    2019
    Khoshini M; Zhang L; Khoshghalb A; Payan M, 2019, 'On small strain shear stiffness of plastic clay subjected to isotropic stress states', in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering for Protection and Development of Environment and Constructions- Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, 2019, Rome, Italy, pp. 3293 - 3301, presented at proceedings of the VII ICEGE 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (Rome, Italy, 17-20 June 2019), Rome, Italy, 17 June 2019 - 20 June 2019
    2019
    Ghaffaripour O; Esgandani GA; Khoshghalb A, 2019, 'Nonlinear analysis of unsaturated soils using a meshfree method', in 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils, AP-UNSAT 2019, pp. 450 - 455, http://dx.doi.org/10.3208/jgssp.v07.072
    2019
    Li H; Senetakis K; Khoshghalb A, 2018, 'Laboratory Study of Sands Reinforced with Polypropylene Fibers', in Geotechnical Special Publication, pp. 307 - 318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784481486.032
    2018
    Esgandani GA; Moghaddasi H; Shahbodagh-Khan B; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2018, 'A 3D Bounding Surface Plasticity Model for Soils', in Poromechanics VI - Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics, © 2017 American Society of Civil Engineers, Paris France, pp. 972 - 979, presented at Sixth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris France, 09 July 2018 - 13 July 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480779.121
    2018
    Ghaffaripour O; Khoshghalb A, 2017, 'An Efficient Meshfree Method for Consolidation Analysis of Elastoplastic Porous Media', in Poromechanics 2017 - Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris, France, pp. 190 - 197, presented at Sixth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris, France, 09 July 2017 - 13 July 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480779.023
    2017
    Payan M; Senetakis K; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2017, 'Characterization of Small-Strain Shear Modulus of Sands Subjected to Anisotropic States of Stress', in Poromechanics 2017 - Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris, France, pp. 913 - 920, presented at Sixth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris, France, 09 July 2017 - 13 July 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480779.113
    2017
    Moghaddasi H; Esgandani GA; Khoshghalb A; Shahbodagh-Khan B; Khalili N, 2017, 'A Bounding Surface Plasticity Model for Unsaturated Soils Accounting for the Void Ratio Dependency of the Water Retention Curve', in Poromechanics 2017 - Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics, American Society of Civil Engineers, Paris France, pp. 1061 - 1068, presented at Sixth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Paris France, 09 July 2017 - 13 July 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784480779.132
    2017
    Pasha AY; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2016, 'A void ratio dependent water retention curve model including hydraulic hysteresis', in E3S Web of Conferences, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/20160911010
    2016
    Tootoonchi A; Khoshghalb A, 2016, 'A cell-based smoothed point interpolation method for axisymmetric problems', in ECCOMAS Congress 2016 - Proceedings of the 7th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, Crete; Greece, pp. 8133 - 8141, presented at 7th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS Congress 2016, Crete; Greece, 05 June 2016 - 10 June 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.7712/100016.2400.9519
    2016
    Khoshghalb A; Pasha AY; Khalili N, 2015, 'A fractal-based Soil-Water Characteristic Curve model for deformable soils', in Unsaturated Soil Mechanics from Theory to Practice - Proceedings of the 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Guilin, PEOPLES R CHINA, pp. 519 - 524, presented at 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Guilin, PEOPLES R CHINA, 23 October 2015 - 26 October 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b19248-86
    2015
    Khoshghalb A; Pasha AY; Khalili N, 2015, 'Evolution of the soil water characteristic curve with void ratio using a fractal approach', in Geomechanics from Micro to Macro - Proceedings of the TC105 ISSMGE International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge 2014, pp. 827 - 831, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17395-148
    2015
    Pasha AY; Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2015, 'Common mistakes in determination of air entry value from gravimetric water content based Soil-Water Characteristic Curve', in Chen Z; Wei C; Sun D; Xu Y (eds.), UNSATURATED SOIL MECHANICS-FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE, CRC PRESS-TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP, Guilin, PEOPLES R CHINA, pp. 335 - 342, presented at 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Guilin, PEOPLES R CHINA, 23 October 2015 - 26 October 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b19248-54
    2015
    Shahbodaghkhan B; Alipour Esgandani G; Khalili N, 2014, 'Large deformation dynamic analysis of unsaturated soils', in Khalili N; Russell A; Khoshghalb A (eds.), Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, Taylor & Francis Group, Sydney, Australia, pp. 755 - 760, presented at Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, Sydney, Australia, 02 July 2014 - 04 July 2014
    2014
    Mašin D; Khalili N, 2014, 'Swelling of compacted expansive clays interpreted in terms of Tezaghi effective stress', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 299 - 305
    2014
    Zargarbashi S; Khalili N, 2014, 'Directional plastic flow and stress increment dependencies: Experimental study on variably saturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 457 - 461
    2014
    Yang H; Khoshghalb A; Russell AR, 2014, 'Hydraulic conductivity from soil-water characteristic curves with hysteresis', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 1107 - 1112
    2014
    Y. Pasha A; Khalili N; Khoshghalb A, 2014, 'Strain-dependent soil-water characteristic curve parameters', in Hicks MA; Brinkgreve R; Rohe A (eds.), Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Delft, The Netherlands, pp. 1013 - 1017, presented at 8TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON NUMERICAL METHODS IN GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING, Delft, The Netherlands, 18 June 2014 - 20 June 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17017-180
    2014
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2014, 'Coupling between deformation and flow models in deformable unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 511 - 516
    2014
    Salimzadeh S; Khalili N, 2014, 'Consolidation analysis of unsaturated double porosity media', in Khalili ; Russel ; Khoshghalb (eds.), Unsaturated soils : research & applications : proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, Sydney, Australia, 2-4 July 2014, pp. 575 - 580, presented at 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, 02 July 2014 - 04 July 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-80
    2014
    Ahangar-Asr A; Javadi AA; Khalili N, 2014, 'Modeling the thermo-mechanical triaxial shearing behavior of unsaturated soils using EPR', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 497 - 502
    2014
    Pournaghiazar M; Russell AR; Khalili N, 2014, 'Interpretation of the cone penetration test in unsaturated sands', in Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014, pp. 1675 - 1681
    2014
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2012, 'On volume change dependency of the soil water characteristic curve in numerical modeling of unsaturated soils', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE 22ND AUSTRALASIAN CONFERENCE ON THE MECHANICS OF STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS, ACMSM 22, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 11–14 DECEMBER 2012, CRC Press, Printed and bound in Great Britain by CPI Group (UK) Ltd, Croydon, CR0 4YY, pp. 183 - 187, presented at 22nd ACMSM, UTS Sydney, 11 December 2012 - 14 December 2012
    2012
    Khoshghalb A, 2012, 'On Creep Laboratory Tests in Soil Mechanics', in Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, pp. 255 - 260, presented at Advances in Multiphysical Testing of Soils and Shales, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, 03 September 2012 - 05 September 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-32492-5_32
    2012
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2011, 'Meshfree formulation for unsaturated soils', in Computer Methods for Geomechanics: Frontiers and New Applications, pp. 141 - 146
    2011
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N, 2010, 'Fully coupled analysis of unsaturated porous media using a meshfree method', in Unsaturated Soils - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona, Spain, pp. 1041 - 1047, presented at 5th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Barcelona, Spain, 06 September 2010 - 08 September 2010
    2010
    Khoshghalb A; Khalili N; Valliappan S, 2010, 'Coupled flow deformation analysis using meshfree method', in AIP Conference Proceedings, pp. 22 - 34, presented at AIP Conference Proceedings, - , http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3452181
    2010
    Book Chapters
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    Ghaffaripour O; Khoshghalb A, 2018, 'A robust numerical technique for analysis of coupled problems in elasto-plastic porous media', in Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering IX, CRC Press, pp. 473 - 478, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/9781351003629-59
    2018
    Bicalho K; Araujo L; Dantas B; Cui Y; Tang A; Froumentin M; Mercadier D, 2014, 'Field monitoring of an experimental embankment constructed with two treated fine-grained soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1439 - 1446, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-210
    2014
    Delage P, 2014, 'Unsaturated issues in claystones', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 99 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-13
    2014
    Lloret-Cabot M; Sheng D, 2014, 'Incremental stress-strain and suction-degree of saturation formulation in unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 397 - 403, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-55
    2014
    Smith J; Augarde C; Beckett C, 2014, 'The use of XRCT to investigate highly unsaturated soil mixtures', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 719 - 725, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-101
    2014
    Schwing M; Chen Z; Scheuermann A; Williams D; Wagner N, 2014, 'Experimental study on the relationship of mechanic and hydraulic state variables, and the dielectric properties of clays', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 247 - 253, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-33
    2014
    Sheng D; Zhao G; Zhang S; Niu F, 2014, 'Possible frost heave mechanisms in an unsaturated high-speed railway formation', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 3 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-3
    2014
    Fityus S; Robertson H; Bradfield L; Simmons J, 2014, 'Unsaturated shear strength of coal mine spoil', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1335 - 1340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-195
    2014
    Rotisciani G; Desideri A; Sciarra G; Casini F, 2014, 'Modeling rainfall infiltration through coarse and fine-grained unsaturated geomaterials', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 521 - 528, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-73
    2014
    Wan M; Delage P; Tang A; Talandier J, 2014, 'The water retention properties of the Callovo-Oxfordian claystone', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1011 - 1016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-146
    2014
    Kodikara J; Islam T; Wijesooriya S; Bui H; Burman B, 2014, 'On controlling influence of the line of optimums on the compacted clayey soil behavior', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 219 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-29
    2014
    Pereira J; Bruchon J; Vandamme M; Lenoir N; Delage P; Bornert M, 2014, 'Experimental and modelling issues in unsaturated soils mechanics: Role of microstructure', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 711 - 717, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-100
    2014
    de La Vaissière R; Armand G; Talandier J, 2014, 'Excavation damaged zone under imbibition: Evidence of self-sealing into claystone', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1481 - 1487, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-216
    2014
    Peláez R; Casini F; Romero E; Gens A; Viggiani G, 2014, 'Freezing-thawing tests on natural pyroclastic samples', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1689 - 1694, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-246
    2014
    Indrawan I; Williams D; Scheuermann A, 2014, 'Comparison of tensiometer, thermal conductivity and capacitance sensor measurements of pore water pressure in compacted clay columns', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1587 - 1595, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-232
    2014
    Bista H; Hu L; Mielniczuk B; Youssoufi M; Laloui L; Hueckel T, 2014, 'Multi-scale study of desiccation shrinkage in granular soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 883 - 889, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-127
    2014
    Dao L; Delage P; Cui Y; Tang A; Li X; Sillen X, 2014, 'Water retention and thermal properties of nearly saturated Boom Clay', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 843 - 847, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-120
    2014
    Mendes J; Buzzi O, 2014, 'Performance of the University of Newcastle high capacity tensiometers', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1611 - 1616, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-235
    2014
    Salager S; Nuth M; Ferrari A; Laloui L, 2014, 'Water retention behavior of deformable soils—experiment and modeling', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1039 - 1044, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-150
    2014
    Fityus S; Robertson H; Simmons J, 2014, 'Compression-induced saturation in coal mine spoil piles', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1515 - 1520, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-221
    2014
    Johnston J; Fityus S; Buzzi O, 2014, 'Effect of coal addition on the swelling potential of a weathered claystone', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 897 - 902, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-129
    2014
    Muñoz-Castelblanco J; Delage P; Pereira J; Cui Y, 2014, 'New triaxial device for unsaturated soils with local measurements', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1617 - 1622, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-236
    2014
    Wong K; Mašín D, 2014, 'Constitutive model for unsaturated fine-grained soils incorporating small strain stiffness', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 761 - 767, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-108
    2014
    Al-Sharrad M; Gallipoli D, 2014, 'An elasto-plastic model for unsaturated soils with evolving anisotropy', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 433 - 439, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-60
    2014
    Zielinski M; Sanchez M; Romero E; Atique A, 2014, 'Observation of soil curling using 2D laser scanner', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 733 - 738, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-103
    2014
    Heitor A; Indraratna B; Rujikiatkamjorn C, 2014, 'Role of the compaction energy level on the small strain stiffness of a silty sand soil subjected to wetting and drying', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 749 - 754, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-106
    2014
    Ali M; Singh R; Bouazza A; Gates W; Rowe R, 2014, 'Variation of total suction of a clayey soil with temperature', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 849 - 855, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-121
    2014
    Le T; Gallipoli D; Sanchez M; Wheeler S, 2014, 'Mechanisms of rainfall induced differential settlements in unsaturated heterogeneous foundations', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1813 - 1819, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-265
    2014
    Busse J; Scheuermann A; Galindo-Torres S; Bringemeier D; Li L, 2014, 'In-situ and laboratory measurements of coal matrix and cleat permeability', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1425 - 1430, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-208
    2014
    Sadjadi M; Nikooee E; Habibagahi G, 2014, 'Biological treatment of swelling soils using microbial calcite precipitation', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 917 - 922, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-132
    2014
    Mahmutovic D; Monnet J; Loret B; Plé O; Pelizzari B; Boutonnier L; Lai B, 2014, 'A model for weakly unsaturated soils taking into account the three phases (air, water and soil)', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 307 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-43
    2014
    Rouf M; Singh R; Bouazza A; Gates W; Rowe R, 2014, 'Evaluation of a geosynthetic clay liner water retention curve using vapour equilibrium technique', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1003 - 1009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-145
    2014
    Gallipoli D; Bruno A; Perlot C; Salmon N, 2014, 'Raw earth construction: Is there a role for unsaturated soil mechanics?', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 55 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-8
    2014
    Sánchez M; Manzoli O; Guimarães L, 2014, 'Modeling the formation and propagation of desiccation cracks in soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 569 - 574, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-79
    2014
    Scheuermann A; Galindo-Torres S; Pedroso D; Williams D; Li L, 2014, 'Dynamics of water movements with reversals in unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1053 - 1059, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-153
    2014
    Ma Y; Yan G; Scheuermann A; Li L; Galindo-Torres S; Bringemeier D, 2014, 'Discrete microbubbles flow in transparent porous media', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1219 - 1223, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-177
    2014
    Salager S; Khaddour G; Desrues J; Charrier P, 2014, 'An investigation into unsaturated states of granular media using X-ray computed tomography', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 703 - 709, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-99
    2014
    Dias C; Gomes A; Vaunat J, 2014, 'On the role of geotechnical properties on the response of shafts realized by the sequential excavation method in unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1417 - 1423, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-207
    2014
    Suriol J; Romero E; Lloret A; Vaunat J, 2014, 'Small-strain shear stiffness of compacted clays: Initial state and microstructural features', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 769 - 775, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-109
    2014
    Deu A; Romero E; Plaza À; Berdugo I, 2014, 'Laboratory tests on swelling due to crystal growth in sulphate bearing rocks', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 869 - 874, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-125
    2014
    Sołowski W; Sloan S, 2014, 'Stress integration schemes for unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 463 - 469, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-64
    2014
    Ho L; Fatahi B; Khabbaz H, 2014, 'Analytical solution for one-dimensional consolidation of unsaturated soil deposit subjected to step loading', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1763 - 1769, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-258
    2014
    Suradi M; Fourie A; Beckett C; Buzzi O, 2014, 'Rainfall-induced landslides: Development of a simple screening tool based on rainfall data and unsaturated soil mechanics principles', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1459 - 1465, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-213
    2014
    Liu X; Buzzi O; Vaunat J, 2014, 'Influence of stress-volume path on swelling behavior of an expansive clay', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 931 - 937, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-134
    2014
    Pelizzari B; Monnet J; Loret B; Mahmutovic D; Plé O; Boutonnier L; Daïan J, 2014, 'Physical effects of liquid-vapor water transition in unsaturated soils', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 143 - 149, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-19
    2014
    Gonzales C; Baumgartl T; Scheuermann A; Soliman A, 2014, 'Soil moisture profile of a water-shedding cover design in central Queensland', in Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications, CRC Press, pp. 1403 - 1408, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17034-205
    2014
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    "IACMAG Excellent Paper Award" from The International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, 2017.

    "Research Excellence Award" from the The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNSW, 2012.

    Nasser Khalili; Arman Khoshghalb; Bernhard Schrefler 2019-2021. ARC Discovery Project, "Non-isothermal dynamic strain localisation in unsaturated porous media", $298,257

    Adrian Russell; Nasser Khalili; GaoFeng Zhao; Arman Khoshghalb; Scott Sloan; Georgios Kouretzis; Buddhima Indraratna; Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn; Mark Cassidy; Christophe Gaudin; David Williams; Alexander Scheuermann. ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2015. With the University of Newcastle; University of Wollongong; The University of Western Australia; The University of Queensland. “An earthquake shaking table to investigate soil-structure interactions.”, $320,000

    Nasser Khalili; Arman Khoshghalb; John Rubsov 2014-2017. ARC Linkage Project Grant together with Roads and Maritime Services. "Experimental investigation and constitutive modelling of weak rocks subject to mechanical and moisture degradation", $314,280

     

    Mechanics of unsaturated soils

    Numerical modeling of Geotechnical Engineering problems

    Constitutive modeling of multi-phase porous media

     

    He teaches the following Geotechnical Engineering courses to undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students:

    • Fundamentals of Geomechanics
    • Soil Mechanics