Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr. Jubert Andrés Pineda

Book Chapters

1. Alonso EE, Pineda JA, Cardoso R (2010). Degradation of marls: Two cases studies from the Iberia Peninsula. Weathering as predisposing factor to slope movements. Geological Society of London, Engineering Geology Special Publication, 23, 47-75.

Journal Papers

1. Pineda JA, Tarrago D, Tauler E, Romero E, Alonso EE (submitted) Microstructural evaluation of hydraulically-induced degradation of Lilla claystone. Applied Clay Science.

2. Arroyo M, Pineda JA, Nash DFT, Amaral M (submitted) Bender elements tests in reference polymers. ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal.

3. Pineda JA, Romero E, Alonso EE, Perez T (submitted) A new high pressure triaxial cell for inducing and tracking hydro-mechanical degradation of clayey rocks. ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal.

4. Arroyo M, Pineda JA, Romero E (2010). Shear wave measurements using bender elements in argillaceous rocks. ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal 33(6), 1-11.  

5. Alonso E, Pinyol NM, Pineda J (2013). Foundation of a Gravity Dam on Layered Soft Rock: Shear Strength of Bedding Planes in Laboratory and Large “In Situ” Tests. Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 1-12 (In press). 

6. Kelly R, Mayne P, Pineda JA (2013). In-situ and laboratory testing of soft clays. Australian Geomechanics, 48(3), 61-72.

7. Pineda JA, Alonso EE, Romero E (2014). Environmental degradation of claystones. Geotechnique, 64(1), 64-82. 

8. Pineda JA, Romero E, De Gracia M, Sheng D (2014). Shear strength degradation in claystones due to environmental effects. Geotechnique, 64(6), 493-501. 

9. Lloret-Cabot M, Wheeler S, Pineda JA, Sheng D, Gens A (2014). Relative performance of two unsaturated soil models using different constitutive variables. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, .

10. Pineda JA, Romero E, Alonso EE, Perez T (2014). A new high pressure triaxial apparatus for inducing and tracking hydro-mechanical degradation of clayey rocks. ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, 37(6), 1-15. 

11. Pineda JA, Suwal L, Kelly RB (2014). Sampling and laboratory testing of Ballina clay. Australian Geomechanics, 49(4), 27-38.

12. Ansari Y, Pineda JA, Kouretzis G, Sheng D (2014). Experimental and numerical investigation of rate and softening effects on the undrained shear strength of Ballina clay. Australian Geomechanics, 49(4)​, 47-54.

13. Burton G, Pineda JA, Sheng D, Airey DW (2015). Microstructural changes of an undisturbed, reconstituted and compacted high plasticity clay subjected to wetting and drying. Engineering Geology.

 

Conference Papers

1. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2004). Evaluación de la resistencia al corte de un suelo compactado.V International Conference in Geotechnical Engineering, Paipa (Colombia) August 10-13 of 2004, Lizcano & Montero Editors, 25-31.

2. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2004). Ensayo triaxial sobre muestras en condición de saturación parcial.V International Conference in Geotechnical Engineering, Paipa (Colombia) August 10-13 of 2004, Lizcano & Montero Editors, 17-24.

3. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2005). Influence of matrix suction on the shear strength of a compacted Kaolin under unconfined conditions: Shear strength prediction (Part 2). Proc. Int. Symposium Advanced Experimental Unsaturated Soil Mechanics EXPERUS2005, Tarantino, Romero & Cui Editors, Balkema, 221-226.

4. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2005). Influence of matrix suction on the shear strength of a compacted Kaolin under unconfined conditions: Shear strength prediction (Part 2). Proc. Int. Symposium Advanced Experimental Unsaturated Soil Mechanics EXPERUS2005, Tarantino, Romero & Cui Editors, Balkema, 221-226.

5. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2005). Influence of matrix suction on the shear strength of a compacted Kaolinite under unconfined conditions: Experimental results (Part 1). Proc. Int. Symposium Advanced Experimental Unsaturated Soil Mechanics EXPERUS2005, Tarantino, Romero & Cui Editors, Balkema, 215-220.

6. Pineda JA, Colmenares JE (2006). Stress-strain-suction behaviour of two clayey materials under unconfined conditions. Proc. UNSAT 2006 Phoenix, Arizona, ASCE Geotechnical Special publication No 147,  1109-1120.

7. Alonso EE, Pineda JA (2006) Weathering and degradation of clay shales: experimental observations and models of degradation. VIth South American Conference on Rock Mechanics, Cartagena de Indias-Colombia. Colmenares & Montero Eds., 249-296.

8. Pineda JA, Alonso EE, Romero EE (2006). Influence of the Pamplona marls degradation on the stability of Monreal Dam (Spain). VIth South American Conference on Rock Mechanics, Cartagena de Indias-Colombia. Colmenares & Montero Eds., 8-18.

9. Vaunat J, Merchan VE, Romero E, Pineda JA (2007). Residual strength of clays at high suctions. Theoretical and numerical unsaturated soil mechanics. Tom Shanz editor, Springer, 151-163.

10. Alonso EE, Pineda JA (2007). Degradation of argillaceous rocks: A challenge for unsaturated geomechanics. Proc. 3rd Asian Conf. on Unsaturated Soils, Nanjing, China. Z.Z. Yin, J.P. Yuan & A.C.F. Chiu Eds.,Beijing: Science Press, 3-27.

11. Lima A, Romero EE, Pineda JA, Gens A (2008). Low-strain shear modulus dependence on water content of a natural stiff clay. Proc. COBRAMSEG2008. August 23-26, Búzios- Brasil.

12. Pineda JA, Lima A, Romero EE (2008). Influence of hydraulic paths on the low-strain shear modulus of a stiff clay. First European Conference on Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-Engineering. Toll, Augarde, Gallipoli & Wheeler Eds., 519-522.

13. Pineda JA, Romero EE, Colmenares JE (2008). Suction effects on the pre-failure behaviour of a compacted clayey soil. First European Conference on Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-Engineering. Toll, Augarde, Gallipoli & Wheeler Eds., 511-517.

14. Pineda JA, Arroyo M, Romero E, Alonso EE (2008). Dynamic tracking of hydraulically induced claystone degradation. Proc. 4th Int. Symp. Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials. Burns, Mayne & Santamarina Eds., 809-816.

15. Mitaritonna G, Pineda JA, Arroyo M, Romero E (2009). The effect of drying-wetting cycles on the anisotropic seismic properties of a claystone. Fourth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Ling, Smyth & Betti Eds., 286-293.

16. Pineda JA, De Gracia M, Romero E (2010). Degradation of partially saturated argillaceous rocks: influence of the stability of geotechnical structures. In Proc. 4th Asia-Pacific Conference of Unsaturated soils, Buzzi, Fityus & Sheng Eds, Taylor and Francis, London,  449-454.

17. Pineda JA, Mitaritonna G, Romero E, Arroyo M (2010). Effects of hydraulic cycling on the stiffness response of a rigid anisotropic clay. In Proc. Fifth International Unsaturated Conference of Unsaturated Soils, E. Alonso & A. Gens (Eds), CRC Press/Balkema, The Netherlands, 1465-1470.

18. Lima A, Pineda JA, Romero E (2010). Thermal pulse effects on the stiffness degradation of unsaturated clayey materials. In Proc. Fifth International Unsaturated Conference of Unsaturated Soils, E Alonso and A Gens (Eds), CRC Press/Balkema, The Netherlands, 567-572.

19. Pineda JA, Romero E, Gomez S, Alonso EE (2010). Degradation effects at microstructural scale and their consequences on macroscopic behaviour of a slightly weathered siltstone. In Proc. International Symposium on Geomechanics and Geotechnics: from micro to macro. Jiang M, Liu F and Bolton M (Eds), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, London, 73-78.

20. Pineda JA, Romero E and Alonso EE (2011). Tracking degradation of argillaceous rocks using bender elements. In Proc. 5th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials, Chung, Kim, Lee, Jung& Kim (Eds), 240-245.

21. Alonso EE, Pinyol NM and Pineda JA (2011). Foundation of a gravity dam on layered soft rock. Shear strength of bedding planes in laboratory and large in-situ tests. In Proc. XVth European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Athens, Anagnostopoulos et al (eds), IOS Press, 389-394.

22. Morales L, Romero E, Pineda JA, Garzon E, Gimenez A (2012). Ageing effects on the stiffness behaviour of a microbiologically treated and compacted soil. 2nd European Conference of Unsaturated Soils, E-UNSAT2012, Napoli, Italy, Mancuso, Jommi & D’Onza (Eds), Springer Berlin, 371-376.

23. Pineda JA, Arroyo M, Sau N, Perez N (2012). Testing block samples from silty deposits. 4th International Conference on Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization, ISC4, Pernambuco, Brazil, Coutinho & Mayne (Eds), Taylor & Francis Group, London, 1815-1823.

24. Pineda JA, Romero E (2013). Effects of hydraulic cycling on the hydro-mechanical behaviour of a clayey rocks from North-East Spain. 1st Pan-American Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Cartagena de Indias, Caicedo, Murillo, Hoyos, Colmenares & Berdugo (eds,), CRC Press, 341-346.

25. Pineda JA, Kelly R, Bates L, Sheng D, Sloan S (2013). Effects of the pore fluid salinity on the shear strength of a soft clay. Fifth Biot Conference in Poromechanics: Mini-Simposium MS16 Bridging theory with experiments, Hellmich, Pichler & Adam (Eds), ASCE, 1460-1469.  

26. Pineda JA, Romero E, Tarrago D, Tauler E, Alonso EE (2013). Microstructural evaluation of the water sensitivity of clayey rocks. Fifth Biot Conference in Poromechanics: Mini-Simposium MS16 Bridging theory with experiments, Hellmich, Pichler & Adam (Eds), ASCE, 1454-1459. 

27. Yang C, Sheng D, Carter JP, Pineda JA, Kelly R (2014). From compression behaviour to plastic anisotropy of reconstituted soils. In Proc.: Soil Behaviour and Geomechanics, GSP 236, ASCE GeoShanghai2014, 658-667.

28. Sheng D, Kelly R, Pineda JA, Bates L (2014). Numerical study of rate effects in cone penetration tests. In Proc. 3rd International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing, CPT14, Robertson, Cabal, Moss & Walden (eds), Las Vegas (USA), 1-10.

29. Pineda JA, McConell A, Kelly R (2014). Performance of a novel piston sampler in clay. In Proc. 3rd International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing, CPT14, Robertson, Cabal, Moss & Walden (eds), Las Vegas (USA), 1-10.

30. Pineda JA, McConnel A, Kelly R (2014). Performance of an innovative direct-push piston sampler in soft clay. In Proc. CPT14, Las Vegas, USA, 1-10.

31. Pineda JA, Sheng D (2014). Coal Seam Gas Extraction and their potential effects on surface subsidence: an overview. In Proc 7th Int. Congress in Environmental Geotechnics, Melbourne, Australia, 1-10.

Technical Reports

1. Pineda JA, Sheng D (2013). Subsidence: an overview of causes, risks and future developments for Coal Seam Gas production, (on-line version: ).