Thank you for your participation in GEOTROPIKA 2008. We are glad to announce that we have received more than 100 abstracts from you, below are the list of accepted abstract. ACCEPTED ABSTRACT IN GEOTROPIKA 2008

 GEOTECHNICAL

     

No

Title

Author

Co-author

G01

Effect of Portland Cement and Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag at Stabilizing Peat Soil

Wong Leong Sing

Roslan Hashim; Faisal Haji Ali

G02

Influence of Joint in the Phenomena of Solubility of Limestone

H. Sadeghi

F. Khorsvi

G03

Utilization of Shredded Rubber Tires for Improving the Geotechnical Properties of Soils

Mohamed A. Shahin

-

G04

Behavior of Lime Stabilized Clayey Soils Reinforced with Nylon Fibers

Chandrakaran, S.

Sankar, N.; Nagu, P.S

G05

Estimation of Side Shear Friction of Driven Pile based on CPT

Ng, W.K.

M.R. Selamat; K.K. Choong

G06

Settlement of Foundation Piles in Gravel with Water, Test results and Numerical Simulation

Luca Mancianelli

  

G07

Geotechnical Study on the Characteristics of Composite Sedimentary Rock in Tropic Climate Environment

Mohamed K

Awang H.; Mohamed Z.

G08

Appropriate Sample Size and Characteristics Value Estimation of Soil Parameters

Budhi SETIAWAN

Yusuke HONJO

G09

Recycled Carpet Waste Strips as Reinforcement in Sand Slopes

A Fooladi

M.R. Amiri

G10

Back Analysis of Taloon Tunnel by Monitored Data

H. Salehzade

M. Amiri; A. Fooladi

G11

Modelling of Prebolting in Weak Rock Mass

Ferydoon Khosravi

Mohsen Soleiman DehkordyHassan Sadeghi

G12

Instrumented Soil Column Model for Rainfall Infiltration Study

Nurly Gofar

Lee Min Lee; Azman Kassim

G13

Prediction of Subsurface Soil Layers Using Artificial Neural Network

Farzad Farrokhzad

Asskar Jan Ali-Zadeh Choobbasti

G14

The Application of Load Transfer Methods for Determining Pile’s Load bearing Capacity for Instrumented Bored Piles in Residual Sandy Soil and Clayey Soil

Budijanto Widjaja

-

G15

Identification of Seismic Response of Residual Soil From Surface Waves Using Wavelets Analysis

S.A. Rosyidi

M. Raihan Taha; A. Ismail; Z.Chik

G16

Use of Crushed Shale as Landfill Cover

Yahia E-A Mohamedzein

-

G17

Improving Geotechnical Properties of Desert Sand Using Fly Ash

Mohammed Y. Al-Aghbari

Yahia E-A Mohamedzein

G18

Numerical Analysis Of Vegetation Effects On Slope Stability

Nguyen Minh Trung

Dwikorita Karnawati, Agus Darmawan Adi, Kenji Aoki

G19

Effect of Soil Permeability on the Stability of Unsaturated Slopes Subjected to Rainfall Infiltration

Mohamed El-Byhagi El-Fadil

Nurly Gofar

G20

Improvement of Sarawak soft Soil by Using local Pulverized Fuel Ash (PFA)

P.K.Kolay

S.N.L. Tain; N.B.Haris

G21

Effects of Lime on the Swelling and Shrinkage Preperties of Highly Expansive Soils from Sudan

Ahmed M Elsharief

Adil A.M. Elhassan

G22

Dispersive Characteristics of Two Alluvial Nile Deposits Stabilized by Lime and Gypsum

Abdelkarim M Zein

Ahmed M Elsharief; Andrias Bieberstein

G23

Stability of a slope under Dynamic Loading

A.K. Dev

B. Saha

G24

The role of Compactive Efforts and Packing Pressure on Developing Strength in the Remolded Clay Specimen

Mohd Hafez

Mohd Jamaluddin Md Noor; Walter Taimin

G25

Foundation Systems for Road Bridges in Complex Geological Formations

E.G.Balakrishnan

M.R. Ahmad

G26

Laboratory Study of Fine Grained Soil Improvement Using Lime Mortar Stone Column

M.M.Toufigh

M.R. Malek Poor

G27

Landslides in Malaysia : The need to Set up early warning systems

Suhaimi Jamaludin

Che Hassandi Abdullah; Nurul Eilmy Zainuddin

G28

The Effect of Particle Breakage on the Stress Strain Curve

Juhaizad b. Ahmad

Mohd Jamaludin Md Noor

G29

Performance of Embankments with PVD

E.G.Balakrishnan

Sharmeelee S.

G30

Prediction of Settlement of Construction on Peat

Yulindasari Sutejo

Nurly Gofar; Marwan Asoh

G31

Soil Parameter Derived From Displacement Pile Responses

Indra S.H. Harahap

Wong Chun Wah

G32

A Soil Column Apparatus for Laboratory Unsaturated Layered Soil Study

Azman Kassim

Nurly Gofar; Lee Min Lee

G33

Shear Strength Properties of Artificial Municipal Solid Waste

Widjojo A. Prakoso

  

G34

Relationship between Rainfall Erosivity and Landsllde Events in Malaysia

Roslan Zainal Abidin

Badiah Sujak

G35

Dimensional Effect in lateral Loaded Rigid Pile Design

Ramli Nazir

-

G36

Unit Gravity Procedure in Modeling of Soil Confinement System

Ramli Nazir

Lim Kee Ley

G37

Correlation of Physico-Chemical Properties of Granitic Soils from Eastern Peninsular Malaysia

Aminaton Marto

Fauziah Kasim; Khairul Nizar M. Yusof; Mohd Fairus Yusof

G38

Bearing Capacity of Footings on Bamboo-Geotextile Composite Reinforced Soft Clay

Aminaton Marto

Anuar Khatib; B.H.Hasbi

G39

Seepage Flow In Homogeneous And Zoned Earth Dams

Fauziah Kasim

Siti Norafidah bt Jusoh

G40

Assessment Of The Stability Of High Cut-Slope Of Residual Volcanic Soil On Cipularang Toll Road, West Java, Indonesia

Adrin Tohari

Dwi Sarah

G41

Behavior of Vertical and Horizontal Swelling on Undisturbed Highly Expansive Clay Under Water Content Variation

Agus Tugas Sudjianto

Kabul Basah Suryolelono; Indrasurya B. Mokhtar; Ahmad Rifai

G42

Backpropagation of Neural Network – An Alternative Approach in Analyzing Slope Stability

Mohd Dzulkonnain Abu Bakar

Mohd Asri Abd Rahim

G43

Investigation of Influent Parameters on Liquefaction Potential of Footing Foundation with Improved Soil

Amir Soltani

-

G44

Landslide at Chainage 23+800 of Simpang Pulai – Lojing Highway : The Observation and Data Interpretation

Norsyafina Roslan

Andrew Malone

G45

Seismic Performance of Bukit Tagar Landfill

H Saiedi

S Saiedi ; Niraku Rosmawati Bt Ahmad; Ho Kum Hou; Masri Theeran

G46

Strain Rate Effect on the Unconfined Compression Test of Clay Stabilized with Cement Rubber Chips

Rafidah binti Robani

Chan Chee Ming

G47

Preliminary Analysis of Tree-induced Suctions on Slope Satbility

N.Ali

S.W. Rees

G48

Engineering Geological of the Slope Failure along the Ranau to Tambunan Area, Sabah, Malaysia

Rodeano Roslee

Sanudin Tahir, S Abd Kadir S Omang

G49

Geomechanical Characteristisation of Black Shale of The Kubang Pasu Formation, Perlis, Malaysia For Slope Stability Assessment.

Abdul Ghani Rafek

Dalila Rokhida Ahmad

     

     

 HIGHWAY

No

Title

Author

Co-author

H01

Effect of temperature and binder type on the resilient modulus of asphlatic concrete subjected to ageing

Hamzah M.O

Ramadhansyah P.J.; Khairun Aziziz M.A

H02

Permanent deformation evaluation of modified waste plastic –bitumen in asphalt concrete using fundamental and simulative methods

Imam Aschuri

David Woodward; Alan Woodside

H03

Incorporation of nanotechnology analysis techniques into highway and pavement materials characterisation.

MB Mgangira

WJvdM Steyn

H04

Visual pavement materials evaluation by scanning electron microscopy

MB Mgangira

-

H05

Cracking prediction modelling of surface courses in bituminous pavements not exposed to routine maintenance.

R. Murugasan

V. Shanmugasundram

H06

Design of stone mastic asphalt mixture with and without stabilizing additives

S.Jai Kumar

C.Kamaraj; B.M.Sharma

H07

Effect of soaking on rutting characteristics of bituminous concrete mix with modified binders

H.S Jagadeeshi

R.Satyamurty; K.Ganeshi; Manoj Kumar

H08

Experimental studies on stress path dependency of pavement garanular materials

Asif Ahmed

R.G. Robinson; J.Murali Krishnan

H09

Finite element analysis of residual strain accumulation in flexible pavements

V.T. Thushara

J.Murali Krishnan

H10

Strengthening of soft subgrades in unpaved roads using coir geotextiles

Subaida. E.A

Chandrakaran.S; Sankar. N

H11

Stress relaxation Behaviour of Asphlat Emulsion Residue

Jeya das

J.Murali Krishnan

H12

Assessment of potholes impact on operational traffic stream

Johnie Ben-Edigbe

  

H13

Comparison of FEM modeling with DEM modeling for evaluation of subgrade stiffness using portable FWD

Yoshio Tatsumi

  

H14

Immediate action plan for road work in Tsunami

Fauzy Ammari

  

H15

Assessment of in situ embankment compaction quality control using intelligent compaction and light falling weight deflectometer

Farhana Rahman

Mustaque Hossain; Stefan A Romanoschi

H16

Utilization of Petroleum –Contaminated Soils in Road Bases and Subbases

Ramzi Taha

  

H17

Investigation on tyre/road noise using Ulster Load Tyre Road Assimilator

Haryati Yaacob

David Woodward; Alan Woodside; Paul McErlean; Mohd Rosli Hainin

H18

Using tailing of tin for asphalt concrete mixes as binder layer

Desy Yofianti

  

H19

Structure and component of concrete block pavement

Rachmat Mudiyono

  

H20

Volumetric properties evaluation of local aggregates using superpave mix design method

Abdul Rahman MY

Hainin MR; Hossain M; Ahmad J

H21

Influence of crude source on the viscous properties of blended asphalt

NK Rajan

V Selvavathi; B Sairam; J Murali Krishnan

H22

Crack progression models for flexible road pavements

Sugeng Wiyono

Othman Che Puan; Mohd Rosli Hainin

H23

Material Characterisation For Super Performance Hot Mixed Asphalt

Juraidah Binti Ahmad1Mohd Yusof Bin Abd.Rahman2

Faculty of Civil Engineering UiTM, MALAYSIA

H24

The effect of coarseness of HMA in determining the density

Mohd Rosli Hainin

  

H25

Research on recycle material at rest area at toll road in Indonesia

Bakrie Oemar

Tarehiko Maruyama

H26

Permanent deformation and fatigue cracking resistant performance of a combined asphaltic concrete bituminous mix and hot-rolled asphalt in road surfacing structure

M Napiah

I Kamaruddin; S.Shamsuddin

H27

Performance of hot mix asphalt using fine crumb rubber

Mohd Rosli Hainin

Norhidayah Abdul Hassan; Haryati Yaacob; Nordiana Mashros

H28

Influence of coir fibre on properties of bituminous mix

S.Jai kumar

R. Murugasan

H29

Influence of waste plastics in bituminous mixes

S. Beulah Pavamalli

R. Murugasan

H30

Pavement maintenance management for indian conditions- A case study

Bhuvanachithra.C

R. Murugasan

Potential authors are invited to submit about 300-word abstracts of their intended papers. The paper shall generally cover the following subjects :-
Performance Prediction of Geotechnics and Highway Construction
Construction of Roads over Problematic Soils
Soils Improvement, Stabilization and Reclamation
Soil and Rock Slope Failures and Remedial Measures
Foundation Engineering
Innovation on Highway Construction and Pavement Materials
Geological & Rock Engineering
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