Keynote and Special Presentations

Keynote Lectures

Professor Craig H. Benson
University of Virginia, USA
Stress-induced pore water pressures in the unsaturated zone beneath a composite-lined landfill
October 20, 2021, Wednesday, 9:15-10:00 (JST)

Professor Toru Inui
Osaka University, Japan
Acid buffering and arsenic immobilization performances of MgO based agent for excavated acid rock
October 20, 2021, Wednesday, 18:00-18:45 (JST)

Dr. Dimitrios Zekkos
UC Berkley, USA
Coupled processes modeling for energy generation from municipal solid waste degradation: Laboratory-scale and field-scale simulations
October 21, 2021, Thursday, 9:00-9:45 (JST)

Professor Catherine Mulligan
Concordia University, Canada
Application of natural and enhanced natural attenuation of heavy metals in soils and sediments
October 21, 2021, Thursday, 20:00-20:45 (JST)

Special Presentations

Professor Abdelmalek Bouazza
Monash University, Australia
Geosynthetics clay liners: Pushing the application boundaries, but how far?
October 21, 2021, Thursday, 9:45-10:15 (JST)

Professor Charles D. Shackelford
Colorado State University, USA
Fundamental considerations for column testing of engineered, clay-based barriers
Special session on column testing, October 21, 2021, Thursday, 21:00-22:30 (JST)

Dr. Tetsuo Yasutaka
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology – AIST, Japan
The upgrade international standard of up flow-percolation test for evaluation the leaching characteristics of soil and soil like materials
Special session on column testing, October 21, 2021, Thursday, 21:00-22:30 (JST)