Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr Qiong Wang

Selected publications are available for download in PDF format below.

Journal Papers

Wang Q, Cui YJ, Tang AM, Delage P, Gatmiri B, Ye WM (2014). Long-term effect of water chemistry on the swelling pressure of a bentonite-based material. Applied Clay Science, 87, 157-162.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Li XL, Ye WM (2014). Time and density dependent microstructure features of compacted bentonite. Soils and Foundations, 54, 4, 657-666.  Ye WM, Lai XL, Wang Q, Chen YG, Chen B, Cui YJ (2014). An experimental investigation on the secondary compression of unsaturated GMZ01 bentonite. Applied Clay Science, 97-98, 104-109.  Chen YG, Cui YJ, Tang AM, Wang Q, Ye WM (2014). A preliminary study on hydraulic resistance of bentonite/host-rock seal interface. Géotechnique,   Ye WM, Zhang F, Chen B, Chen YG, Wang Q, Cui YJ (2014). Effects of salt solutions on the hydro-mechanical behaviour of compacted GMZ01 Bentonite. Environmental Earth Sciences, 72, 7, 2621-2630.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Barnichon JD, Ye WM (2013). A comparative study on the hydro-mechanical behaviour of compacted bentonite/sand plug based on laboratory and field infiltration tests. Engineering Geology, 162, 79-87.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Barnichon JD, Ye WM (2013). Investigation of the HM behaviour of compacted bentonite/sand mixture based on the BExM model. Computers and Geotechnics, 54, 46-52.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Barnichon JD, Ye WM (2013). Hydraulic conductivity and microstructure changes of compacted bentonite/sand mixture during hydration. Engineering Geology, 164, 67-76.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Delage P, Barnichon JD, Ye WM (2013). The effects of technological voids on the hydro-mechanical behaviour of compacted bentonite-sand mixture. Soils and Foundations, 53, 2, 232–245.  Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Delage P, Gatmiri B (2012). Experimental study on the swelling behaviour of bentonite/claystone mixture. Engineering Geology, 124, 59–66.  Ye WM, Chen YG, Chen B, Wang Q, Wang J (2010). Advances on the knowledge of the buffer/backfill properties of heavily-compacted GMZ bentonite. Engineering Geology, 116, 1-2, 12-20. 

Conference papers

Ye WM, Wang Q, Zhang YW, Chen B, Chen YG (2014). Effects of Stress and Suction on the Volume Change Behaviour of GMZ Bentonite During Heating. IAEG XII CONGRESS, 15-20 Sept, Torino, Italy. Wang Q, Cui YJ, Tang AM, Delage P, Ye WM (2013). Effect of technological voids on the swelling pressure of bentonite-based materials. International Symposium on Unsaturated Soil Mechanics and Deep Geological Nuclear Waste Disposal, July 7 to 10, Shanghai, China. Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Li XL, Ye WM (2012). Microstructure Features of Compacted MX80 bentonite Used for Hydraulic Seal in PRACLAY Heater Test. Clays in Natural & Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement, 5th international meeting, October 22-25, Montpellier, France. Wang Q, Tang CS, Tang AM, Cui YJ (2012). Effect of suction changes on the microstructure of compacted crushed argillites under constant–volume conditions. E-UNSAT2012, Naples, Italy, June 20-22. Saba S, Wang Q, Tang AM, Cui YJ, Barnichon JD (2011). Hydro-mechanical behaviour of compacted bentonite-sand mixture used as sealing materials in radioactive waste disposal. Mechanics and Physics of Porous Solids (MPPS) – A tribute to Prof. Olivier Coussy, April 18-20, Paris, France. Ye WM, Wang Q, Chen YG, Chen B (2009). Advances on buffer/backfill properties of heavily compacted gaomiaozi bentonite. Invited lecture. Proc. of Int. Symp. on Eng. ISGE2009, September 8-10, Springer-Verlag GmbH, 370-379. Ye WM, Wang Q, Pan H, Chen B (2009). Experimental study on the thermal conductivity of compacted gmz01 bentonite and mixtures. UNSAT-WASTE 2009, Aug 24-28, Shanghai, China, 161-167.