American Society of Civil Engineers

Laboratory Testing for Unsaturated Soils: A Primer

by John S. McCartney, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, (Assistant Professor and Barry Faculty Fellow, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO. E-mail: and Craig H. Benson, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, (Wisconsin Distinguished Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Madison, WI. E-mail:

Geo-Strata —Geo Institute of ASCE
, Vol. 15, No. 1, January/February 2011, pp. 19-20,22-13

     Purchase Information

     Purchase Information

Document type: Feature Article

ASCE Subject Headings:
Unsaturated soils
Soil mechanics
Geotechnical engineering
Laboratory tests