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Richard Brachman PhD, PEng

Richard Brachman PhD, PEng

Department of Civil Engineering
Queen's University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Canada

Tel: (613) 533-3096
Office: Ellis 202B
Website: detailed profile

Current Research Interests
  • Protection, wrinkles and leakage through geomembranes
  • Performance and design of leachate collection pipes for municipal solid waste landfills
  • Laboratory testing and analysis of polymer manholes for landfills
  • Geosynthetics in waste containment facilities
  • Municipal solid waste landfill design issues
  • Shoring systems for deep excavations
  • Numerical analysis of non-linear soil-structure interaction problems
  • Small - and Large - strain behaviour of granular materials