Open Science Research Excellence

ICLSTPE 2020 : International Conference on Laboratory Soils Testing and Possible Errors

Montreal, Canada
August 4 - 5, 2020

Call for Papers

ICLSTPE 2020 : International Conference on Laboratory Soils Testing and Possible Errors is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Laboratory Soils Testing and Possible Errors. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Laboratory soils testing
  • Testing procedures
  • Reliability of testing apparatus
  • Responsibility of personnel
  • Laboratory facilities
  • Sample handling and storage
  • Selection and preparation of test specimens
  • Data sheets and report forms
  • Computations
  • Possible errors
  • Electrical conductivity
  • Soluble salts determination
  • Phosphorus determination
  • Organic carbon determination
  • Water (moisture) content of soil by mass
  • Particle size distribution of soils – sieve analysis
  • Particle size distribution of soils – hydrometer test
  • Specific gravity of soil solids
  • Compaction test of soils
  • Liquid limit and plastic limit of soils
  • Shrinkage limit of cohesive soils
  • Constant head permeability test for granular soils
  • Falling head permeability test for fine-grained soils
  • Consolidation test using incremental loading
  • Direct shear test
  • Unconfined compression test on cohesive soils
  • Permeability test using flexible wall permeameter
  • Triaxial compression tests