J.P. Giroud Publications on Performance and Failures Associated with Geosynthetics

J.P. Giroud Publications on Performance and Failures Associated with Geosynthetics

34 PUBLICATIONS

THE NUMBERS REFER TO THE SAME NUMBERS IN THE MAIN LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

77-1 Giroud, J.P., Gourc, J.P., Bally, P., & Delmas, P., 1977, “Comportement d’un textile non tisse dans un barrage en terre”, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Use of Fabrics in Geotechnics, Session 6, Paris, Avril 1977, pp. 213-218. (in French)

77-6 Giroud, J.P., Gourc, J.P., Bally, P., & Delmas, P., 1977, “Commentaires sur le comportement d’un textile non-tissé dans un barrage en terre”, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Use of Fabrics in Geotechnics, Volume III, Paris, Avril 1977, pp. 68-71. (in French)

77-7 Giroud, J.P., 1977, “Commentaires sur la longevite des textiles”, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Use of Fabrics in Geotechnics, Volume III, Paris, Avril 1977, p. 76.

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.

84-9 Giroud, J.P., 1984, “Aging of PVC Geomembranes in Uranium Mine Tailing Ponds”, Proceedings of the International Conference of Geomembranes, Vol. 2, Denver, CO, USA, June 1984, pp. 311-316.

90-8 Giroud, J.P., Swan, R.H., Jr., Richer, P.J., & Spooner, P.R., 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.

90-10 Giroud, J.P., 1990, “The IGS and the Geopolymer Discipline”, Opening address by the President of the IGS, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 3, The Hague, The Netherlands, May 1990, pp. 893-896.

90-11 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, The Netherlands, May 1990, pp. 1097-1098.

93-5 Tisinger, L.G., Clark, B., Giroud, J.P., & Christopher, B.R., 1993, “Analysis of an Exposed Polypropylene Geotextile”, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’93, Vol. 2, Vancouver, Canada, March-April 1993, pp. 757-771.

93-7 Carlson, D.S., Charron, R.M., Winfree, J.P., Giroud, J.P., & McLearn, M.E., 1993, “Laboratory Evaluation of HDPE Geomembrane Seams”, Proceedings of Geosynthetics ’93, Vol. 3, Vancouver, Canada, March-April 1993, pp. 1543-1557.

93-12 Giroud, J.P., 1993, “Leçons tirées de l’étude de la performance des geosynthétiques”, Proceedings of Geotextiles-Geomembranes Rencontres 93, Vol. 1, Joué-les-Tours, France, September 1993, pp. 15-31. (in French)

93-13 Giroud, J.P., 1993, “Lessons Learned from Studying the Performance of Geosynthetics”, Proceedings of Geotextiles-Geomembranes Rencontres 93, Vol. 1, Joué-les-Tours, France, September 1993, p. 15, pp. 33-46.

93-14 Tisinger, L.G. & Giroud, J.P., 1993, “The Durability of HDPE Geomembranes”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Vol. 11, No. 6, September 1993, pp. 4-8.

93-15 Tisinger, L.G. & Giroud, J.P., 1993, “The Durability of PVC Geomembranes”, Geotechnical Fabrics Report, Vol. 11, No. 7, October 1993, pp. 12-16.

94-6 Giroud, J.P., 1994, “The Mechanics of Geomembrane Stress Cracking”, Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Siriwardane, H.J. & Zaman, M.M., Editors, Balkema, Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, held in Morgantown, WV, USA, May 1994, Vol. 1, pp. 177-188.

94-8 Giroud, J.P., 1994, “Determination of Geomembrane Shattering Cracks”, Geosynthetics International, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 149-180.

94-10 Tisinger, L.G., Clark, B.S., Giroud, J.P., & Schauer, D.A., 1994, “The Performance of Nonwoven Geotextiles Exposed to a Semi-Tropical Environment”, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Singapore, September 1994, Vol. 3, pp. 1223-1226.

94-17 Giroud, J.P., 1994, “Participation in Discussion on Durability of Protection of Geomembranes “, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 4, Singapore, September 1994, pp. 1525-1528.

94-18 Giroud, J.P., 1994, “Participation in Discussion on Aging of Geotextiles and Geogrids “, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Vol. 4, Singapore, September 1994, pp. 1537-1539.

95-13 Giroud, J.P., Soderman, K.L., Pelte, T., & Beech, J.F., 1995, “Design Method to Prevent Geomembrane Failure in Tank Corners”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Design of Geomembrane Applications, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 971-1018.

97-12 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.

98-7 Elias, V, Carlson, D., Bachus, R.B., & Giroud, J.P., 1998, “Stress Cracking Potential of HDPE Geogrids”, Report No. FHWA-RD-97-142, August 1998, 184 p.

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.

99-3 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.

99-5 Hendron, D.M., Fernandez, G., Prommer, P.J., Giroud, J.P., & Orozco, L.F., 1999, “Investigation of the Cause of the 27 September 1997 Slope Failure at the Doña Juana Landfill”, Proceedings of the Seventh International Landfill Symposium, Sardinia, Italy, October 1999, Vol. 3, pp. 545-554.

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.

02-9 Gross, B.A., Bonaparte, R., & Giroud, J.P., 2002, “Waste Containment Systems: Problems and Lessons Learned,” Appendix F (213 p.) in Assessment and Recommendations for Optimal Performance of Waste Containment Systems, R. Bonaparte, D.E. Daniel & R.M. Koerner, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Cincinnati, OH.

03-4 Gross, B.A., & Giroud, J.P., 2003, “Lessons Learned from Landfill Slope Stability Problems,” invited paper for ASCE 19th Central Pennsylvania Conference, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 21 p.

05-1 Giroud, J.P., 2005, “Quantification of Geosynthetics Behavior”, Geosynthetics International, Special Issue on Giroud Lectures, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 2-27.

05-2 Giroud, J.P., 2005, “Geosynthetics engineering: successes, failures and lessons learned”, The Vienna Terzaghi Lecture, pp. 11-54 in Proceedings of 5. Osterreichische Geotechniktagung, Osterreichischer Ingenieur und Architekten Verein, Vienna, February 2005, 583 p.

16-1 Giroud, J.P., & Han, J., 2016, “Mechanisms governing the performance of unpaved roads incorporating geosynthetics”, Geosynthetics Magazine, Vol. 34, No. 1, February-March 2016, pp. 22-36.

16-2 Han, J., & Giroud, J.P., 2016, “Field evaluation of the performance of unpaved roads incorporating geosynthetics – Planning”, Geosynthetics Magazine, Vol. 34, No. 2, April-May 2016, pp. 27-41.

16-3 Han, J., & Giroud, J.P., 2016, “Field evaluation of the performance of unpaved roads incorporating geosynthetics – Implementation”, Geosynthetics Magazine, Vol. 34, No. 3, June-July 2016, pp.


Dr. J.P. Giroud ECP, PhD

Member of the
US National Academy of Engineering


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