J.P. Giroud Publications on Geomembrane Uplift by Liquid or Gas

J.P. Giroud Publications on Geomembrane Uplift by Liquid or Gas

73-12      Giroud, J.P., 1973, “L’étanchéité des retenues d’eau par feuilles déroulées”, Annales de l’ITBTP, 312, TP 161, Décembre 1973, pp. 94-112.  (in French)

77-13      Giroud, J.P., 1977, “Conception de l’étanchéité des ouvrages hydrauliques par geomembranes”, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Plastic and Rubber Waterproofing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 1, Session 3, Paper 13, Liege, Belgium, Juin 1977, pp. III 13.1-III 13.17.  (in French)

77-14      Giroud, J.P., 1977, “Discussion sur la conception de l’étanchéité des ouvrages hydrauliques par géomembranes”, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Plastic and Rubber Waterproofing in Civil Engineering, Discussions de la Session 3, Liege, Juin 1977, pp. 13.9-13.21.  (in French)

82-2        Giroud, J.P., 1982, “Design of Geotextiles Associated with Geomembranes”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Geotextiles, Vol. 1, Las Vegas, NV, USA, August 1982, pp. 37-42.

82-10      Giroud, J.P. & Goldstein, J.S., 1982, “Geomembrane Liner Design”, Waste Age, Vol. 13, No. 9, September 1982, pp. 27-30.

83-2        Giroud, J.P., 1983, “Rapport général sur les bassins revêtus de géomembranes”, Comptes-rendus du colloque sur l’étanchéité superficielle des bassins, barrages et canaux, Volume II, Paris, Fevrier 1983, pp. 75-90d.  (in French)

84-5        Giroud, J.P. & Bonaparte, R., 1984, “Waterproofing and Drainage:  Geomembranes and Synthetic Drainage Layers”, Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Plastic and Rubber Waterproofing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 1, Session 3A, Liege, Belgium, June 1984, pp. 3A.1.1-3A.1.6.

84-6        Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Geomembrane Liners:  Accidents and Preventive Measures”, Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Plastic and Rubber Waterproofing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 1, Session 4, Liege, Belgium, June 1984, pp. 4.2.1-4.2.6.

99-1        Giroud, J.P., 1999, “Lessons Learned From Failures Associated with Geosynthetics”, The Kersten Lecture, Proceedings of the 47th Annual Geotechnical Engineering Conference, University of Minnesota, pp. 1-37.

99-2        Giroud, J.P., 1999, “Lessons Learned From Failures Associated with Geosynthetics”, Keynote Lecture, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’99, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, April 1999, IFAI, Vol. 1, pp. 1-66.

00-1        Giroud, J.P., 2000, “Lessons Learned From Failures and Successes Associated with Geosynthetics”, Keynote Lecture, Proceedings of Eurogeo 2, the Second European Conference on Geosynthetics, Bologna, Italy, October 2000, Vol. 1, pp. 77-118.

06-6        Wallace, R.B., Giroud, J.P., & Shanks, M., 2006, “Impacts of construction practices and reservoir filling on geomembrane uplift”, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Yokohama, Japan, September 2006, Vol. 2, pp. 615-618.

11-6        Thiel, R.S,. & Giroud, J.P., 2011, “Important Considerations for Leakage Control of Exposed Geomembrane-Lined Ponds”. Proceedings of 13th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, Sardinia 2011, Italy, 12 p.


Dr. J.P. Giroud ECP, PhD

Member of the
US National Academy of Engineering


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