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Type of Presentation



Monday 29th
Oct. 2018

Lecture I

Chairs: Zu-yu Chen, Abdelmalek Bouazza

08:55 - 09:35

Special Distinguished Lecture

Kerry Rowe

Environmental Geotechnics: Past, Present and Future

09:35 - 10:05

Invited  Lecture

Olaf Kolditz

Workflows in Environmental Geotechnics: Status-Quo    and Perspectives

Lecture II

Chairs: Daichao Sheng,

Honglei Zhou

10:25 - 11:05

Keynote lecture

Ning-wu Chang

Brownfield Redevelopment at Contaminated Landfill    Site

11:05 - 11:35

Invited  Lecture

Krishna Reddy

Risk, Sustainability and Resiliency Considerations    in Polluted Site Remediation

11:35 - 12:05

Invited  Lecture

Antonio Thome

Remediation Technologies Applied in Polluted Soils:    New Perspectives in this Field

Lecture III

Chairs: Catherine Mulligan, Wei Zhu

13:30 - 14:10

Kerry Rowe Lecture

Mario Manassero

On the Fabric and State Parameters of Active Clays for Contaminant Control

14:10 - 14:40

Invited  Lecture

Pierre Delage

Micro-macro Effects in Bentonite Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Disposal

14:40 - 15:10

Invited  Lecture

Devendra Narain Singh

Centrifuge Modeling of Contaminant Transport in Geomaterials

15:10 - 15:40

Invited  Lecture

Takeshi Katsumi

Towards Sustainable Soil Management Reuse of Excavated Soils with Natural Contamination

Lecture IV


Hideo Komine, Song-yu Liu

16:00 - 16:30

Invited  Lecture

Fu-ming Wang

Jet Grouting for Leakage Prevention with Non-Aqueous    Reactive Polymers

16:30 - 17:00

Invited  Lecture

Abdelmalek Bouazza

Failures in Containment System: Lessons Learned

17:00 - 17:30

Invited  Lecture

Stephan Jefferis

Low Permeability Vertical Barriers: The State of the    Art and the Research Needs for the Future

17:30 - 18:00

Invited  Lecture

Nathalie Touze-Foltz

Performance Issues of Barrier Systems for Landfills

Tuesday 30th
Oct. 2018

Lecture V


Marcelo Sánchez, Jianyong Shi

08:30 - 09:00

Invited Lecture

Michael A. Celia

Modeling Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide with a Focus on Leakage Risk Assessment

09:00 - 09:30

Invited  Lecture

Liang Chen

Progress of High-level Radioactive Waste Disposal Program in China

09:30 - 10:00

Invited  Lecture

William Powrie

Climate and Vegetation Impacts on Infrastructure    Cuttings and Embankments

Lecture VI


Susan Burns, Xue-de Qian

10:30 - 11:00

Invited  Lecture

Edward Kavazanjian

Biogeotechnical Engineering Applications for    Environmental Protection and Restoration

11:00 - 11:30

General Report

Charles Shackelford

Pollutant Transport

11:30 - 12:00

General Report

William Powrie

Waste mechanics

Wednesday 31st
Oct. 2018

Lecture VII


Dimitrios Zekkos, Qiang Xue

08:30 - 09:10

Keynote Lecture

Craig H. Benson

Sustainability in Reuse of Solid Wastes

09:10 - 09:50

Keynote Lecture

Yun-min Chen

Waste Mechanics and Sustainable Landfilling    Technology: Comparison between HFWC and LFWC MSWs

09:50 - 10:20

Invited  Lecture

Rainer Stegmann

Development of Landfill Technology in the Last 30    Years

Lecture VIII


Gemmina Di Emidio, Li-ming Hu

10:50 - 11:10

Spark Lectures
Marta Di Sante

The Reuse of Excavated Soil by Lime Stabilization: Mechanical and Hydraulic Properties

11:10 - 11:30


Spark Lectures
Xunchang Fei

Changes in Static and Dynamic Responses of Municipal Solid Waste in Landfills due to Long-term Coupled Degradation Processes

11:30 - 11:50


Spark Lectures
Wenjie Xu

A Multi-field Coupling Model of Degradable Soils and its Applications in Landfilled Municipal Solid Waste

11:50 - 12:10


Spark Lectures
Junjun Ni

Hydrological Contribution of Vegetation to Slope Stabilization: Theory and Experiment