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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
Pavements Engineering & Materials Science
suction Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil water characteristic Agriculture & Biology
Moisture Engineering & Materials Science
soil water Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
pavement Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 464 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 21 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
Students
Geotechnical engineering
Engineering education
Innovation
Engineers
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of wetting and drying cycles on the behavior of compacted expansive soils

Rosnbalm, D. & Zapata, C., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 29, 1, 04016191.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wetting
Drying
Soils
Swelling
Disasters

Projects 2007 2020