Technical Publications

Recent Publications by Faculty


 

Dr. Dharma Wijewickreme, Co-Director of Pipeline Integrity Institute, Professor of Civil Engineering, see full publication list and see UBC Civil Engineering profile.

Dilrukshi, S. and Wijewickreme, D., 2020, “Study of trench backfill particle size effects on lateral soil restraints on buried pipelines using discrete element modeling”, ASCE Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice,  11(1): 04019047, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)PS.1949-1204.0000423.

Eid, H.T., Al-Nohmi, N., Wijewickreme, D., and Amarasinghe, R.S. 2019, “Drained peak and residual interface shear strengths of fine-grained soils for pipeline geotechnics”, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002131.

Katebi, M., Maghoul, P., Blatz, J., and Wijewickreme, D., 2019, “A study on the effects of slope grade on the soil-pipeline interaction loading”, In Proc. 72nd Canadian Geotechnical Conference, St. John’s, NF, Canada, September 29 – October 3, 2019, 7 pages.

Liu, J., Wijewickreme, D., Liu, B., Weemees, I., 2018, “Characterization of muskeg soils for soil-pipe interaction analysis – Some preliminary findings”, In Proc. 71st Canadian Geotechnical Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada., September, 2018, 7 pages.

Dilrukshi, S., and Wijewickreme, D., 2017. “Evaluation of the trench backfill particle size effects on the development of soil restraints on buried pipelines subjected to relative ground movement”, 3rd International Conference on Performance-based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (PBD-III), Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 16-19, 2017 .

 


 

Dr. Edouard Asselin, Co-Director of Pipeline Integrity Institute, Professor of Materials Engineering, see full publication list and see UBC Materials Engineering profile.

Nakhaie, D., Kosari, A., Mol, JMC., Asselin, E. 2020, “Corrosion resistance of hot-dip galvanized steel in simulated soil solution: a factorial design and pit”, Corrosion Science 164, 108310, 2020.

Liang, H., Schaller, RF., Asselin, E. 2019, “The effects of chloride droplet properties on the underoil corrosion of API X100 pipeline steel”, Corrosion 75 (9), 1051-1064, 2019.

Liang, H., Schaller, RF., Asselin, E. 2019, “Aqueous corrosion of deformed steel under simulated diluted bitumen, Corrosion 75 (10), 1194-1206, 2019.

Nakhaje, D., Asselin, E. 2019, “The dissolution kinetics and salt film precipitation of Zn and Fe in chloride solutions: importance of the common-ion effect and diffusivity”, Corrosion Science 146, 152-162, 2019.

Liang, H., Liu, J., Schaller, RF., Asselin, E. 2018, “A new corrosion mechanism for X100 pipeline steel under oil-covered chloride droplets”, Corrosion 74 (9), 947-957, 2018.