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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, Arizona State University

… → 1999

MS E, Arizona State University

… → 1996

BS, National University of Columbia

… → 1988

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Soils Engineering & Materials Science
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Moisture Engineering & Materials Science
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soil water Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
pavement Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 479 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 22 Conference contribution
  • 2 Conference article

Modeling the Resilient Modulus Variation of in Situ Soils due to Seasonal Moisture Content Variations

Gaspard, K., Zhang, Z., Gautreau, G., Hanifa, K., Zapata, C. & Abufarsakh, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Advances in Civil Engineering. 2019, 1793601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Moisture
Soils
Climate models
Pavements
Sampling

Assessment of Cary and Zapata Suction Based Model for Prediction of Resilient Modulus in Fine Grained Subgrade Soils

Palanivelu, P. T. & Zapata, C., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2017-November, GSP 301, p. 523-532 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

subgrade
suction
Soils
prediction
pavement

Empirical approach for the use of unsaturated soil mechanics in pavement design

Zapata, C., Jan 1 2018, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2017-November, GSP 300, p. 149-173 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Soil mechanics
soil mechanics
pavement
Pavements
subgrade

Evaluation of a resilient modulus model for unsaturated soil conditions

Thirthar Palanivelu, P. & Zapata, C., Jan 1 2018, Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields, BCRRA 2017. Al-Qadi, I. L., Scarpas, A. T. & Loizos, A. (eds.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 3-9 7 p. (Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields, BCRRA 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Pavements
Soils
Stiffness
Soil moisture
Residual stresses

Complete research paper: Implementation of an introductory module on biogeotechnics in a freshman engineering course

Larson, J. S., Dalal, M., Savenye, W., Zapata, C., Hamdan, N. & Kavazanjian, E., Jun 24 2017, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2017-June

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Students
Geotechnical engineering
Engineering education
Innovation
Engineers

Projects 2007 2021