Colorado State University

RESEARCH AREAS

Tailings & Mine Waste

Energy waste

Environmental Containment Systems

Sustainable Waste Management

Expansive Soils

terramechanics

Geohazard Mitigation

 

CURRENT PROJECTS

(Updated August 2018)

Alternative Disposal STRATEGIES for MINING WASTEs

hydro-mechanical behavior of energy and mining wastes

Alternative Final Covers

Strength Behavior of GCLs Exposed to Mine Waste Leachates

ENHANCED bentonites

Expansive Soil Mitigation

LARGE STRAIN CONSOLIDATION OF MINE TAILINGS

IMPLICATIONS OF SOLID (msw) & LIQUID WASTE CO-DISPOSAL ON ORGANIC STABILITY & BIOCHEMICAL COMPATIBILITY

Oleophilic Bio-Barriers - work in collaboration with the Dr. Tom Sale at the CSU Center for Contaminant Hydrology.

UNSATURATED TERRAMECHANICS - WORK IN COLLABORATION WITH dR. JEFF NEIMANN