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Hydro-Mechanical Analysis of Unsaturated Collapsible Soils and their Stabilization

Collapsible soils are defined as soil that has a low dry density, lowmoisture content and high capacity for applying a large vertical stress with a small compression at dry state, but then experience much larger collapses after wetting. To solve this problem, fly ash (a by-product from the burning...