J.P. Giroud Publications on Liner Systems

J.P. Giroud Publications on Liner Systems

126 References

Huot, P. & Giroud, J. P., 1973, “Perméabilité a l’eau de la feuille de butyl”, Comptes-Rendus du 11eme Congres International des Grands Barrages, 5, Madrid, Juin 1973, pp. 556-558. (in French)

Huot, P. & Giroud, J.P., 1973, “Position du dispositif d’étanchéité”, Comptes-Rendus du 1leme Congres International des Grands Barrages, 5, Madrid, Juin 1973, pp. 558-562. (in French)

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

Huot, P. & Giroud, J.P., 1974, “L’utilisation des élastomères et des plastiques pour l’étanchéité des stockages en terre – Application à la lutte contre la pollution”, Revue Générale des Caoutchoucs et Plastiques, 51, 5, 542, Juin 1974, pp. 426-428. (in French)

Giroud, J.P. & Huot, P., 1977, “Conception des barrages en terre et en enrochements munis d’étanchéité par feuille mince”, Conférence Européenne de la CIID, Thème 3, Rome, Mai 1977. (in French)

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, Jun 1977, (in French), pp. III 13.1-III 13.17.

Giroud, J.P., 1977, “Discussion sur la conception de l’ étanchéité des ouvrages hydrauliques par geomembranes”, 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)

Giroud, J.P., 1978, “Utilisation de géotextiles non-tissés dans les travaux hydrauliques”, Construire, Casablanca, 14 January 1978, pp. 4-5, 21 January 1978, pp. 6-7, 28 January 1978, p. 5. (in French)

Giroud, J.P., 1979, “Utilisation des géotextiles non-tissés dans les travaux hydrauliques – Gebruik vam nietgeweven geotextilien voor waterbouwkundige werken”, Excavator, 4, Avril 1979, pp. 1-14. (in French and Dutch)

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

Giroud, J.P., 1982, “Filter Criteria for Geotextiles”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Geotextiles, Vol. 1, Las Vegas, NV, Aug 1982, pp. 103-108.

Giroud, J.P., 1982, “Discussion on Design of Geotextiles Associated with Geomembranes”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Geotextiles, Vol. 4, Las Vegas, Aug 1982, p. 25.

Giroud, J.P., 1982, “Discussion on Filter Criteria for Geotextiles”, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Geotextiles, Vol. 4, Las Vegas, Aug 1982, pp. 36-38.

Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Analysis of Stresses and Elongations in Geomembranes”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. II, Denver, CO, Jun 1984, pp. 481-486.

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

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

Giroud, J.P. & Frobel, R.K., 1983, “Geomembrane Products”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Fall 1983, pp. 38-42.

Giroud, J.P., & Frobel, R.K., 1983, “Geomembrane Products”, Water Power and Dam Construction, London, Mar 1984,

Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Opening Address”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. 1, Denver, CO, Jun 1984, pp. 1-3.

Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Aging of PVC Geomembranes in Uranium Mine Tailing Ponds”, Proceedings of the International Conference of Geomembranes, Vol. 2, Denver, CO, Jun 1984, pp. 311-316.

Williams, N., Giroud, J.P., & Bonaparte, R., 1984, “Properties of Plastic Nets for Liquid and Gas Drainage Associated with Geomembranes”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. II, Denver, CO, Jun 1984, pp. 399-404.

Giroud, J.P. & Stone, J.L., 1984, “Design of Geomembrane Liner for the Proton Decay Experiment”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. 2, Denver, CO, Jun 1984, pp. 469-474.

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, Jun 1984, pp. 4.2.1-4.2.6.

Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Impermeability: The Myth and a Rational Approach”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. 1, Denver, CO, USA, Jun 1984, pp. 157-162.

Giroud, J.P., & Ah-Line, C., 1984, “Design of Earth and Concrete Covers for Geomembranes”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Geomembranes, Vol. 2, Denver, CO, USA, Jun 1984, pp. 487-492.

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, Jun 1984, pp. 3A.1.1-3A.1.6.

Bonaparte, R., Williams, N., & Giroud, J.P., 1985, “Innovative Leachate Collection Systems for Hazardous Waste Containment Facilities”, Proceedings of the Geotechnical Fabrics Conference ’85, IFAI, Cincinnati, OH, Jun 1985, pp. 9-34.

Giroud, J.P. & Fluet, J.E., Jr., 1986, “Quality Assurance of Geosynthetic Lining Systems”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 3, No. 4, Elsevier, London, England, 1986, pp. 249-287.

Bonaparte, R., Giroud, J.P., Wallace, R.B., Ah-Line, C., & Prillaman, J.G., 1987, “Background Document on Proposed Liner and Leak Detection Rule”, EPA/530-SW-87-015, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, USA, May 1987, 526 p.

Giroud, J.P., Bonaparte, R., Beech, J.F., & Gross, B.A., 1989, “Load-carrying Capacity of a Soil Layer Supported by a Geosynthetic Overlying a Void”, Proceedings of the International Geotechnical Symposium on Theory and Practice of Earth Reinforcement, Yamanouchi, T., Miura, N., and Ochiai, H., Editors, Fukuoka- Kyushu, Japan, October 1988, pp. 185-190.

Bonaparte, R., Giroud, J.P., & Gross, B.A., 1989, “Rates of Leakage through Landfill Liners”, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’89, Vol. 1, IFAI, San Diego, CA, February 1989, pp. 18-29.

Giroud, J.P. & Beech, J.F., 1989, “Stability of Soil Layers on Geosynthetic Lining Systems”, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’89, Vol. 1, IFAI, San Diego, CA, February 1989, pp. 35-46.

Giroud, J.P. & Cazzuffi, D.A., 1989, “Uses of Geosynthetics for Environmental Control”, Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Rio de Janeiro, August 1989, Vol. 5, pp. 3119-3125.

Giroud, J.P. & Bonaparte, R., 1989, “Leakage through Liners Constructed with Geomembranes, Part I: Geomembrane Liners”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1989, pp. 27-67.

Giroud, J.P. & Bonaparte, R., 1989, “Leakage through Liners Constructed with Geomembranes, Part II: Composite Liners”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 8, No. 2, 1989, pp. 71-111.

Giroud, J.P., Khatami, A., & Badu-Tweneboah, K., 1989, “Evaluation of the Rate of Leakage through Composite Liners”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1989, pp. 337-340.

Giroud, J.P., 1990, “Protect the Geomembrane Cap!”, Waste Age, (Landfills Issue) Vol 21, No. 3, March 1990, pp. 58-60.

Gross, B.A., Bonaparte, R., & Giroud, J.P., 1990, “Evaluation of Flow from Landfill Leakage Detection Layers”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 2, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, pp. 481-486.

Giroud, J.P., Swan, Jr., R.H., P.J. Richer, & P.R. Spooner, 1990, “Geosynthetic Landfill Cap: Laboratory and Field Tests, Design and Construction”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 2, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, pp. 493-498.

Giroud, J.P., Beech, J.F., & Khatami, A., 1990, “Stability of Solid Waste on Geosynthetic Lining Systems”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 2, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, p. 526.

Giroud, J.P., 1990, “Discussion of Geosynthetic Landfill Cap: Laboratory and Field Tests, Design and Construction”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 3, The Hague, May 1990, pp. 1097-1098.

Giroud, J.P., 1990, “General Report on Waste Disposal”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 3, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, p. 1205.

Gross, B.A., Bonaparte, R., & Giroud, J.P., 1990, “Discussion of Evaluation of Flow from Landfill Leakage Detection Layers”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 3, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, pp. 1095-1096.

Giroud, J.P., Bonaparte, R., Beech, J.F., & Gross, B.A., 1990, “Design of Soil Layer-Geosynthetic Systems Overlying Voids”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 9, No. 1, Elsevier, London, England, 1990, pp. 11-50.

Giroud, J.P. & Peggs, I.D., 1990, “Geomembrane Construction Quality Assurance”, Waste Containment Systems: Construction, Regulation, and Performance, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 26, ASCE, R. Bonaparte, Editor, November 1990, pp. 190-225.

Cazzuffi, D. & Giroud, J.P., 1991, “I Geosintetici nei Sistemi di Impermeabilizzazione e Drenaggio delle Discariche Controllate” (Geosynthetics in Systems for Waterproofing and Drainage of Secure Landfills), Atti delle Conferenze di Geotecnica di Torino – XV Ciclo – “La Ingegneria Geotecnica nella Salvaguardia e Recupero del Territorio”, Torino, Italy, November 1991, 28 p. (in Italian)

Giroud, J.P., Badu-Tweneboah, K., & Bonaparte, R., 1992, “Rate of Leakage Through a Composite Liner due to Geomembrane Defects”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 11, No. 1, 1992, pp. 1-28.

Giroud, J.P., & Morel, N., 1992, “Analysis of Geomembrane Wrinkles”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 11, No. 3, 1992, pp. 255-276.

Tisinger, L.G. & Giroud, J.P., 1993, “The Durability of HDPE Geomembranes”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Vol. 11, No. 6, September 1993, pp. 4-8.

Beech, J.F., Giroud, J.P., & Wallace, R.B., 1993, “Geosynthetics in Hazardous Waste Landfill, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA”, Geosynthetics Case Histories, Raymond, G.P. & Giroud, J.P., Eds., ISSMFE, 1993, pp. 28-29.

Tisinger, L.G. & Giroud, J.P., 1993, “The Durability of PVC Geomembranes”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Vol. 11, No. 7, October 1993, pp. 12-16.

Giroud, J.P. & Tisinger, L.G., 1993, “The Influence of Plasticizers on the Performance of PVC Geomembranes”, Geosynthetic Liner Systems: Innovations, Concerns and Designs, Koerner, R.M. and Wilson-Fahmy, R.F., Eds., Proceedings of the 7th Symposium of the Geosynthetic Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA, December 1993, pp. 169-196.

Giroud, J.P., 1994, “North American Experience on Geosynthetics in Landfills”, L’Ingegnere e l’Architetto, Vol. 1, No. 1-4, 1994, Proceedings of the 7th Italian Conference on Geosynthetics, held in Bologna, Italy, October 1993, pp. 69-72. (in English with Italian Abstract)

Rowe, R.K. & Giroud, J.P., 1994, “Quality Assurance of Barrier Systems for Landfills”, IGS News, Vol. 10, No. 1, March 1994, pp. 6-8.

Giroud, J.P., Badu-Tweneboah, K., & Soderman, K.L., 1994, “Evaluation of Landfill Liners”, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Singapore, Sep 1994, Vol. 3, pp. 981-986.

Giroud, J.P., 1995, “Wrinkle Management for Polyethylene Geomembranes Requires Active Approach”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Vol. 13, No. 3, April 1995, pp. 14-17.

Giroud, J.P., Bonaparte, R., & Sembenelli, P., 1995, “Selection of Waste Containment Systems in Developing Countries”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Landfill Symposium, Sardinia, Italy, October 1995, Vol. 2, pp. 149-157.

Giroud, J.P., & Houlihan, M.F., 1995, “Design of Leachate Collection Layers”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Landfill Symposium, Sardinia, Italy, October 1995, Vol. 2, pp. 613-640.

Giroud, J.P., 1995, “Determination of Geosynthetic Strain due to Deflection”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 635-641.

Giroud, J.P., Pelte, T., & Bathurst, R.J., 1995, “Uplift of Geomembranes by Wind”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 897-952. (Errata, 1997, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 187-207, and 1999, Vol. 6, No. 6, pp. 521-522.)

Giroud, J.P., Williams, N.D., Pelte, T., & Beech, J.F., 1995, “Stability of Geosynthetic-Soil Layered Systems on Slopes”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 1115-1148.

Giroud, J.P., Bachus, R.C., & Bonaparte, R., 1995, “Influence of Water Flow on the Stability of Geosynthetic-Soil Layered Systems on Slopes”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 1149-1180.

Bonaparte, R., & Giroud, J.P., 1996, “Waste Containment Systems for Pollution Control: Part II-Hydraulic Design and Performance”, Proceedings, NATO Advanced Study Institute Series, Recent Advances in Ground-Water Pollution Control and Remediation, Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, pp. 437-478.

Zornberg, J.G., & Giroud, J.P., 1997, “Uplift of Geomembranes by Wind – Extension of Equations”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp.187-207. (Errata: 1999, Vol. 6, No. 6, pp. 521-522).

Giroud, J.P., Gross, B.A., Bonaparte, R., & McKelvey, J.A., 1997, “Leachate Flow in Leakage Collection Layers Due to Defects in Geomembrane Liners”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 215-292.

Giroud, J.P., Khire, M.V., & Soderman, K.L., 1997, “Liquid Migration Through Defects in a Geomembrane Overlain and Underlain by Permeable Media”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 293-321. (Errata, 1999, Vol.6, No. 1, p 69)

Giroud, J.P., Khire, M.V., & McKelvey, J.A., 1997, “Rate of Leachate Migration Through a Defect in a Geomembrane Underlain by a Saturated Permeable Medium”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 323-334.

Giroud, J.P., 1997, “Equations for Calculating the Rate of Liquid Migration Through Composite Liners Due to Geomembrane Defects”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 335-348.

Giroud, J.P., King, T.D., Sanglerat, T.R., Hadj-Hamou, T., & Khire, M.V., 1997, “Rate of Liquid Migration Through Defects in a Geomembrane Placed on a Semi-Permeable Medium”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 349-372.

Giroud, J.P., Soderman, K.L., & Badu-Tweneboah, K., 1997, “Optimal Configuration of a Double Liner System Including a Geomembrane Liner and a Composite Liner”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 373-389.

Giroud, J.P., Badu-Tweneboah, K., & Soderman, K.L., 1997, “Comparison of Leachate Flow Through Compacted Clay Liners and Geosynthetic Clay Liners in Landfill Liner Systems”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 391-431.

Giroud, J.P., Rad, N.S., & McKelvey, J.A., 1997, “Evaluation of the Surface Area of a GCL Hydrated by Leachate Migrating Through Geomembrane Defects”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, Nos. 3-4, pp. 433-462.

Badu-Tweneboah, K., Giroud, J.P., Carlson, D.S., &. Schmertmann, G.R., 1997, “Discussion of ‘Field Evaluation of Protective Covers for Landfill Geomembrane Liners Under Construction Loading’”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 4, No. 5, pp. 543-544.

Matasovic, N., Kavazanjian, E., Jr., & Giroud, J.P., 1998, “Newmark Seismic Deformation Analysis for Geosynthetic Interfaces”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Geosynthetics in Earthquake Engineering Vol. 5, Nos. 1-2, pp. 237-264.

Giroud, J.P., Houlihan, M.F. Bachus, R.C., & Qureshi, S., 1998, “Clogging Potential of Geosynthetic Leachate Collection Layers by Fine Particles from Soil Protective Layers”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Geosynthetics, Vol. 1, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, March 1998, pp. 185-190.

Gleason, M.H., Houlihan, M.F., & Giroud, J.P., 1998, “An Exposed Geomembrane Cover System for a Landfill”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Geosynthetics, Vol. 1, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, March 1998, pp. 211-218.

Giroud, J.P., Soderman, K.L., Khire, M.V., & Badu-Tweneboah, K., 1998, “New Developments in Landfill Liner Leakage Evaluation”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Geosynthetics, Vol. 1, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, March 1998, pp. 261-268.

Badu-Tweneboah, K., Giroud, J.P., Carlson, D.S., & Schmertmann, G.R., 1998, “Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Geomembrane Liner Protection”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Geosynthetics, Vol. 1, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, March 1998, pp. 279-284.

Matichard, Y, Pelte, T., & Giroud, J.P., 1998, “Démarche de Qualité pour la Mise en Oeuvre des Geosynthetiques”, ADEME Editions, Angers, France, 87 p. (in French)

Badu-Tweneboah, K., Tisinger, L.G., Giroud, J.P., & Smith, B.S., 1999, “Assessment of the Long-Term Performance of Polyethylene Geomembrane and Containers in a Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Landfill”, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’99, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, April 1999, IFAI, Vol. 2, pp. 1055-1070.

Gleason, M.H., Germain, A.M., Vasuki, N.C., & Giroud, J.P., 1999, “Design and Construction of an Exposed Geomembrane Cover for a Solid Waste Landfill”, Proceedings of the Seventh International Landfill Symposium, Sardinia, Italy, October 1999, Vol. 3, pp. 335-342.

Giroud, J.P. Gleason, M.H., & Zornberg, J.G, 1999, “Design of Geomembrane Anchorage Against Wind Action”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 6, No. 6, pp. 481-507.

Giroud, J.P., Zornberg, J.G., & Zhao, A., 2000, “Hydraulic Design of Geosynthetic and Granular Liquid Collection Layers”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 285-380.

Giroud, J.P., Zhao, A., & Bonaparte, R., 2000, “The Myth of Hydraulic Transmissivity Equivalency Between Geosynthetic and Granular Liquid Collection Layers”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 381-401.

Giroud, J.P., Zornberg, J.G., & Beech, J.F., 2000, “Thickness of Liquid in Geosynthetic and Granular Liquid Collection Layers Comprising Two Sections With Different Slopes”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 453-489.

Giroud, J.P. & Zhao, A., 2000, “Design of Liquid Collection Layer With Radial Flow”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 491-527.

Giroud, J.P., & Soderman, K.L., 2000, “Criterion for Acceptable Bentonite Loss From a GCL Incorporated Into a Liner System”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 529-581.

Giroud, J.P., Palmer, B., & Dove. J.E., 2000, “Calculation of Flow Velocity in Pipes as a Function of Flow Rate”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Liquid Collection Systems, Vol. 7, Nos. 4-6, pp. 583-600.

Giroud, J.P., & Bonaparte, R., 2001, “Geosynthetics in Liquid-Containing Structures”, Chapter 26, pp 789-824, in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Handbook, R.K. Rowe, Editor, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1088 p.

Thiel, R.S., Daniel, D.E., Erickson, R.B., Kavazanjian, E. & Giroud, J.P., 2001, “The GSE GundSeal GCL Design Manual”, September 2001, 8 chapters plus appendices.

Richardson, G.N., Giroud, J.P., & Zhao, A., 2002, “Lateral Drainage Update – Part 1”, Designers Forum, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, IFAI, Roseville, Minnesota, USA, January/February 2002, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 12-17.

Richardson, G.N., Giroud, J.P., & Zhao, A., 2002, “Lateral Drainage Update – Part 2”, Designers Forum, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, IFAI, Roseville, Minnesota, USA, March 2002, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 18-21.

Giroud, J.P., Thiel, R.S., Kavazanjian, E., & Lauro, F.J., 2002, “Hydrated area of a bentonite layer encapsulated between two geomembranes”, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Nice, France, Balkema, Vol. 2, pp. 827-832.

Gross, B.A., Bonaparte, R., & Giroud, J.P., 2002, “Waste Containment Systems: Problems and Lessons Learned”, Appendix F in Assessment and Recommendations for Optimal Performance of Waste Containment Systems, R. Bonaparte, D.E. Daniel, and R.M. Koerner, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Cincinnati, OH, 213 p.

Giroud, J.P., & Touze-Foltz, N., 2003, “Geomembranes for Landfills”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 124-133.

Touze-Foltz, N., & Giroud, J.P., 2003, “Empirical equations for calculating the rate of liquid flow through composite liners due to geomembranes defects”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 215-233.

Giroud, J.P., & Daniel, D.E., 2004, “Liquid migration in an encapsulated bentonite layer due to geomembrane defects”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Geosynthetic Clay Liners, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 311-329.

Giroud, J.P., Thiel, R.S., & Kavazanjian, E., 2004, “Hydrated area of a bentonite layer encapsulated between two geomembranes”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Geosynthetic Clay Liners, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 330-354.

Giroud, J.P., “Prologue”, pp. xi-xiii, in “Applications of Geosynthetics in Irrigation and Drainage Projects” by H. Plusquellec, International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage, September 2004, 79 p.

Giroud, J.P., “Criteria for Granular and Geotextile Filters”, IGS News, Vol. 20, No. 3, November 2004, pp. 12-14.

Giroud, J.P., 2005, “Quantification of Geosynthetics Behavior”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Giroud Lectures, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 2-27.

Giroud, J.P., & Touze-Foltz, N., 2005, “Equations for calculating the rate of liquid flow through geomembrane defects of uniform width and finite or infinite length”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 186-189.

Touze-Foltz, N., & Giroud, J.P., 2005, “Empirical equations for calculating the rate of liquid flow through composite liners due to large circular defects in the geomembrane”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 200-202.

Giroud, J.P., 2005, “Poisson’s ratio of unreinforced geomembranes and nonwoven geotextiles subjected to large strains”, Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 22, No 4, pp. 297-305.

Thiel, R., Giroud, J.P., Erickson, R., Criley, K., & Bryk, J., 2006, “Laboratory measurements of GCL shrinkage under cyclic changes in temperature and hydration conditions”, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Yokohama, Japan, September 2006, Vol. 1, pp. 157-162.

Giroud, J.P., Wallace, R.B., & Castro, C.J., 2006, “Improved methodology for geomembrane wind uplift design”, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Yokohama, Japan, September 2006, Vol. 1, pp. 225-230.

Zhao, A., & Giroud, J.P., 2006, “Use of composite strips in leachate collection systems”, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Yokohama, Japan, September 2006, Vol. 1, pp. 317-320.

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.

Giroud, J.P., 2009, “An explicit expression for strain in geomembrane uplifted by wind”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 500-502.

Giroud, J.P., 2010, “Development of criteria for geotextiles and granular filters”, Prestigious Lecture, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Guarujá, Brazil, May 2010, Vol. 1, pp. 45-64.

Cazzuffi, D., Giroud, J.P., Scuero, A., & Vaschetti, G., 2010, “Geosynthetic barrier systems for dams”, Keynote Lecture, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Guarujá, Brazil, May 2010, Vol. 1, pp. 115-163.

Perera, L.A.K., Giroud, J.P., & Roberts, M.G., 2011, “Exposed Geomembrane Cover Design: A Simplified Design Approach”. Proceedings of GeoFrontiers 2011, Dallas, USA, pp. 1443-1452.

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.

Botelho, K., Heynes, O., & Giroud, J.P., 2013, “Evaluating wind uplift for exposed géomembranes using computer modeling”, Paper 1187, Proceedings of Geosynthetics 2013, Long Beach, California, 10 p.

Blanco, M., Noval, A.M., Solera, R., Castillo, F., Aguiar, E., Vara, T., Pargada, L., Rico, G., & Giroud, J.P., 2013, “Comportamiento de la misma geomembrana de PVC-P instalada a la intemperie y en un embalse cubierto”, Proceedings del Congresso Geosintec Iberia 1, Sevilla, Spain, pp. 114-119. (In Spanish)

Blanco, M., Crespo, M. A., Noval, A. M., Leiro, A., Mateo, B., Aguiar, E., Vara, T., & Giroud, J.P., 2013, “La durabilidad de geomembranas de PVC-P en función del aditivo utilizado como plastificante”, Proceedings del Congresso Geosintec Iberia 1, Sevilla, Spain, pp. 138-146. (In Spanish)

Giroud, J.P., Jacka, N., Dann, C., & Eldridge, J, 2013, “Hydropower canal geomembrane liner analytical techniques”, Proceedings of The Conference on Multiple Uses of Dams and Reservoirs, NZSOLD/ANCOLD, Rotorua, New Zealand, 12 p.

Noval, A,M., Blanco, M., Castillo, F., Leiro, A., Mateo, B., Giroud, J.P., Aguiar, E., Torregrosa, J.B., & Sanchez, F.J., 2014, “Influence of orientation on ageing of a reinforced PVC geomembrane”, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Berlin, 8 p.

Giroud, J.P., & Gourc, J.P., 2014, “The first double geomembrane liner forty years later”, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Berlin, 8 p.

Peggs, I.D., & Giroud, J.P., 2014, “Action leakage rate for reservoir geomembrane liners”, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Berlin, 10 p.

Giroud, J.P., & Gourc, J.P., 2015, “The first double geomembrane liner forty years later – Part 1”, Geosynthetics Magazine, Vol. 33, No. 1, February-March 2015, pp. 14-22.

Giroud, J.P., & Gourc, J.P., 2015, “The first double geomembrane liner forty years later – Part 2”, Geosynthetics Magazine, Vol. 33, No. 2, April-May 2015, pp. 20-26.

Giroud, J.P., & Wallace, R.B., 2016, “Quantified Impact of Geomembrane Wrinkles on Leakage Through Composite Liners”, GeoAmericas 2016, Proceedings of the Third PanAmerican Conference on Geosynthetics, Miami Beach, USA, April 2016, 10 p.

Blanco, M., Solera, R., Giroud, J.P., Pérez Sánchez, M., Redón Santafé, M., Sánchez Romero, F.J., Torregrosa Soler, J.B., & Zapata Raboso, F.A., 2016, “Characteristics of six PVC-P geomembranes installed in reservoirs in Spanish Mediterranean Basin”, Proceedings of Eurogeo 6, pp. 600-608.

Blanco, M., Noval, A.M., Crespo, M.A., Cazzuffi, D., Giroud, J.P., Aguiar, E, & Vara, T., 2016, “Evolution over time of PVC-P geomembrane used at Barlovento Reservoir”, Proceedings of Eurogeo 6, pp. 631-641.

Giroud, J.P., 2017, “Leakage Control using Geomembrane Liners”, The Victor de Mello Lecture, Soils and Rocks, São Paulo, Brazil, September-December 2016, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 213-235.


Dr. J.P. Giroud ECP, PhD

Member of the
US National Academy of Engineering


To contact J.P. Giroud: jpg@jpgiroud.com