September 12-16, 2010

63rd Canadian Geotechnical Conference
& 6th Canadian Permafrost Conference

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Technical Themes

The technical program for GEO2010 will consist of a series of short courses, workshops, technical tours, technical sessions and invited lectures – researchers and practitioners are invited to submit abstracts in the following topic areas/themes:

Fundamentals

  • Cold Regions Geotechnology
  • Engineering Geology
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Geoenvironmental
  • Landslides / Slope Stability / Slope Engineering
  • Oil Sands Geotechnology
  • Reliability-based Design
  • Risk Assessment
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Seepage / Groundwater Hydrology
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Soil Stabilization

Permafrost

  • Climate Change & Permafrost
  • Coastal Permafrost
  • Frozen Core Dams
  • Geophysics
  • Ground Ice
  • Infrastructure Design & Operations in Permafrost
  • Mining in Permafrost Regions
  • Periglacial Processes
  • Permafrost Foundation Design / Slope Stability
  • Rock Glaciers

Geotechnical

  • Brownfields and Redevelopment
  • Design of Clay Liners
  • Geohazards
  • Harbour and Shoreline Geotechniques
  • Marine Geotechniques
  • Mine Site Remediation
  • Non-textbook Soils/Waste Soils

Cross-Disciplinary

  • Effects of Climate Change
  • Geo-environmental Modelling
  • Geoenvironmental Sustainability
  • Groundwater hydrology and slope stability
  • Instrumentation
  • Transportation

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