List of Publications – M.W. Bo
Books Published
  • SOIL IMPROVEMENT
    (Prefabricated Vertical Drain Technique)
     By M.W.Bo, J. Chu, B.K.Low & V.Choa
    Thomson learning, 2003
  • RECLAMATION AND GROUND IMPROVEMENT
    By M.W.Bo & V.Choa
    Thomson learning, 2004
  • COMPRESSIBILITY OF ULTRA-SOFT SOIL
    By M W Bo
    World Scientific, 2008
  • LABORATORY TESTING FOR SOILS ROCKS AND AGGREGATES
    By N Sivakugan ,A Arulrajah, M W Bo
    Ross Publishing, 2011
Book Chapters
  • GROUND IMPROVEMENT –CASE STUDY
    A Chapter on Ground Improvement in Changi East Reclamation Projects
    By M.W.Bo, J.Chu &V.Choa.
    Elsevier, 2005.
  • Engineering geology of tomorrow’s cities
    A Chapter on Impact of Geological Conditions on Ground Improvement Projects
    By Bo. M.W & Chu, J (2010)
    Engineering Geology Special Publication
    Geological society of London, UK. (In CD-Rom)
  • GROUND IMPROVEMENT HISTORIES, VOL 1
    A Chapter on Changi East Reclamation Project in Singapore
    By M. W. Bo., Jian Chu., and V. Choa (2015). Elsevier, Oxford, UK.
  • GROUND IMPROVEMENT CASE HISTORIES, VOL 2
    A Chapter on Deep compaction of granular fills in a land reclamation project by dynamic and vibratory compaction techniques
    By M. W. Bo., A. Arulrajah., V. Choa., S. Horpibulsuk and M. Miri Disfani (2015).
    Elsevier, Oxford, UK.
  • GROUND IMPROVEMENT HISTORIES, VOL 3                                                                                                              A Chapter on Environmentally Friendly Slope Stabilization Using A Soil Nail and Root System in Canada
    By M. W. Bo., M. Fabius., A. Arulrajah and S Horpibulsuk (2015). Elsevier, Oxford, UK.

 

Proceeding Edited
  • Twin International Conferences on Geotechnical and geo- Environmental Engineering cum 7th Ground Improvement Techniques
    By M Isabel M Pinto and Myint Win Bo (2010), Seoul, South Korea.
List of Published Papers in International Journals

1.     Bo, Myint Win, Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (1998): “The Hydraulic Conductivity of Singapore Marine Clay at INTERNATIONAL Changi”, Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology, 1988, Vol. 31. PP. 291-299.

2.     Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V., Arulrajah, A, & Na, Y. M. (1999): “One-dimensional Compression of Slurry with Radial Drainage”, Soils and Foundations, Japanese Geotechnical Society, August 1999, Vol. 39, No. 4. PP. 9-17.

3.     Bo, Myint Win, Chang, M.F., Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (2000): “Undrained Shear Strength of the Singapore Marine Clay at Changi from In-Situ Tests”, Geotechnical Engineering, Journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, August 2000, Vol. 31, No. 2. PP. 91-107.

4.     Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V. & Zeng, X.Q (2001): “Laboratory Investigation on Electro-Osmosis Properties of Singapore Marine Clay”, Soil & Foundations, Japanese Geotechnical Society, October 2001, Vol. 41, No.5. PP. 15-23.

5.     Choa, V., Bo, M. W. & Chu, J. (2001): “Soil Improvement Works for Changi East Reclamation Projects”, Ground Improvement 2001, 5, No. 4. PP. 141-153.

6.     Bo, M. W., Choa, V., Wong, K.S. & Teh, C.I. (2002): “Investigation on Deformation Behaviour of High Moisture Content Soil”, Soil & Foundation Journal, Japanese Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 2. PP. 35-46.

7.     Chu, J., Bo, M. W., Chang, M. F. & Choa, V. (2002): “The Consolidation and Permeability Properties of Singapore Marine Clay”, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Journal, ASCE. .Vol 128, No 9. PP. 724-732.

8.     Bo, M. W., Choa, V. & Wong, K.S. (2002): “Compression Test on Slurry with Small Scale Consolidation”, Canadian Geotechnical Journal. Vol 39, April 2002. PP. 388-398.

9.     Bo, M. W, Choa, V. (2002): “Multi-level spaces within land reclamation”, Singapore Maritime and Port Journal. 21-28.

10.   Bo, M. , Wong, K.S., Choa, V., & C.I.Teh (2003): “Compression Test of Ultra soft Soil using a Hydraulic Consolidation Cell”, Geotechnical Testing journal, ASTM Vol. 26. No 3. PP. 310-319.

11.   Bo, M. W., Choa, V & K.H, Hong (2003): “Material Characterization of Singapore Marine Clay at Changi”, Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, Vol 36, No. 4. PP. 305-319.

12.   Tan, T.S., G.P, Karunaratne. V, Choa & W, Bo (2003) “Reclamation Using Waste Sediment by Sand Capping Technique”, Contaminated Sediments: ASTM. PP. 141-155.

13.   A, Arulrajah, H. Nikraz and Bo, M.W. (2003): “Factors affecting field settlement assessment and back-analysis by Asaoka and hyperbolic methods”, Australian Geomechanics, Vol 38, No 2, pp. 29-37.

14.   Bo, M. W (2004): “Discharge Capacity of Prefabricated Vertical Drain and their field measurement”, Geotexile and Geomambrances, Special issue for Prefabricated Vertical Drain, Vol 22, issue 1-2, PP. 37-48..

15.   J., M.W, Bo & V, Choa (2004): “Practical consideration for using vertical drains in soil improvement projects”, Geotexile and Geomambrances, Special issue for Prefabricated Vertical Drain, Vol 22, issue 1-2. PP. 101-117.

16.   Arulrajah, A., H, Nikraz & W, Bo (2004): “Factor affecting field instrumentation assessment of marine clay treated with prefabricated vertical drains”, Geotexile and Geomambrances. Vol. 22, No. 5, PP. 415-437.

17.   Chu, J., Bo, M. W., Chang, M. F. & Choa, V. (2004): Closure to “The Consolidation and Permeability Properties of Singapore Marine Clay”, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Journal, ASCE. Vol, No. 339-340.

18.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2004). “Field Instrumentation Assessment of Offshore Land Reclamation Works”, Journal of the International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineering, Vol. 14, No 4, December. PP. 119-126.

19.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2004). “Factors Affecting Assessment and Back-Analysis by Piezometer Monitoring”, Australian Geomechanics: Journal of the Australian Geomechanics Society, Vol. 39, No. 1, March, pp. 49-60.

20.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Nikraz, H. (2004). “Field Instrumentation Monitoring of Land Reclamation projects on Marine Clay Formations”, Australian Geomechanics: Journal of the Australian Geomechanics Society, Vol. 39, No. 1, PP. 69-78.

21.   Bo, M.W., Wong, K.S & Choa, V (2004). “Investigation on compressibility of high moisture content soil with hydraulic consolidation cell”, Geotechnical Engineering, Journal of Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society. Vol 35 (3).

22.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Nikraz, H. and Hashim, R. (2004). “Piezocone Dissipation Testing of Singapore Marine Clay at Changi”, Geotechnical Engineering, Journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society. Vol 35 (3).PP. 119-126.

23.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2004). “Observational Method of Assessing Improvement of Marine Clay”, Ground Improvement, Journal of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4, October, pp. 151-169.

24.   Bo, M. W., Wong, K.S & Choa, V. (2005): “Reclamation and Ground Improvement on Ultra-soft soils”, International Journal of Ground Improvement. Vol 9, No 1. PP. 23-31.

25.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2005). “In-Situ Testing of Singapore Marine Clay at Changi”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, Kluwer Academic Publishers. Vol 23, PP. 111-130.

26.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2005). “Finite Element Modeling of Marine Clay Deformation under Reclamation Fills”, Ground Improvement, Journal of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Vol 9, No 3, PP. 105-118.

27.   Bo, M. W., Chu, J., Choa, V. (2005). “Changi east reclamation and soil improvement project.” Chapter 9, In Ground Improvement – Case Histories, B. Indraratna and J. Chu, Elsevier, 247-276.

28.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2006). “Assessment of Marine Clay Improvement under Reclamation Fills by In-Situ Testing Methods”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, an International Journal, Kluwer Academic Publishers. Vol. 24, No. 1, PP. 219-226. 

29.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H., Bo, M.W. and Hashim, R. (2006). “In-Situ Pore Water Pressure Dissipation Testing of Marine Clay under Reclamation Fills”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, an International Journal, Springer Publishers. Vol.24, No1. PP. 29-43.

30.   J., Bo, M.W., & Choa, V. (2006). “Improvement of Ultra-soft Soil Using Prefabricated Vertical Drains” Geotexiles and Geomambrances.

31.   Bo, M.W & Yarde, A. (2006). “The Use of Waste Tyre Bales in The Construction of A Flood Embankment”, Journal of Waste and Resource Management, ICE. Vol 159-2, May 2006. PP. 57-64.

32.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A & Nikraz, H (2006) “ A Case Study on Preloading and Prefabricated Vertical Drains Design for Foreshore Reclamation Projects”, Ground Improvement, Thomas Telford, London, UK, Vol 11, No 2 PP. 67-76.

33.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Nikraz, H. and Hashim, R. (2006).Pre-Reclamation In-Situ Testing of Soft Soil”, Australian Geomechanics: Journal of the Australian Geomechanics Society, Vol. 41, No. 4, December, pp. 57-68. 

34.   Arulrajah1, Bo, M.W., Nikraz, H & Balasubramaniam, A.S (2007) “Dissipation Testing of Singapore Marine Clay by Piezocone Tests” Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, an International Journal, Springer Publishers, Vol 25, PP. 647-656.

35.   Bo, M.W., V.Choa & K.S.Wong (2008). “Constant Rate of Displacement Test on Ultra-Soft Soils”, Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK. , Issue GE3, PP. 129-135. 

36.   Arulrajah, A and Bo, M.W. (2008). “Factors Affecting Consolidation Related Prediction of Singapore Marine Clay by Observational Methods”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, Springer Publishers.

37.   Arulrajah, A., W. Bo & Nikraz, H. (2008) “Characteristic of Singapore Marine Clay at Changi” Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 431-441.

38.   Arulrajah, A., W. Bo & Nikraz, H. (2008) “Factors affecting prediction by the Asaoka and piezometer assessment methods” Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, An International Journal, Springer Publishers.

39.   Arulrajah1, Bo, M.W., Nikraz, H. (2009) “In-situ Dissipation Testing of Soft Soil under Reclamation Fill” Australian Geomechanics: Journal of the Australian Geomechanics Society.

40.   Arulrajah, A., Abdullah,, Bo, M.W., & Bouazza. A. (2009) “Case Study of Ground Improvement Techniques for Railway Embankments”, Ground Improvement, Thomas Talford, UK.

41.   Arulrajah, A., W. Bo., Chu, J & Nikraz, H. (2009) “Instrumentation at the Changi Land Reclamation Project, Singapore” Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Special issue, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK.

42.   Chu, J., Bo, M.W., and Arulrajah, A. (2009). “Soil Improvement Works for an offshore land reclamation” Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Special Issue, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK, Vol 161).

43.   Chu, J., Bo, M.W., and Arulrajah, A. (2009). “Reclamation of slurry pond in Singapore” Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Special Issue, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK, Vol 161.

44.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Nikraz, H. (2009). “In-Situ Dissipation Testing of Soft Soil under Reclamation Fills”, Australian Geomechanics: Journal of the Australian Geomechanics Society, Vol. 44, No. 1, March, pp. 69-79.

45.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Na, Y.M & Chang, M.F. (2009) “A case study on densification of soil by dynamic compaction” Ground Improvement, Thomas Talford, UK, Vol 162-3, pp.121-132.

46.   Aatheesan, T, Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Wilson, J. (2009) “Crushed Brick Blends with Crushed Rock for Pavement Subbase”, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Waste and Resource Management.

47.   Bo, M.W., V.Choa & K.S.Wong (2009). “Discussion on Constant Rate of Displacement Test on Ultra-Soft Soils”, Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK.

48.   Aatheesan, T, Arulrajah, A., G. Newman, Bo, M.W., and Wilson, J. (2009). “Crushed Brick Blends with Crushed Concrete for Pavement Subbase and Drainage Applications”, Australian Geomechanics, 44, No. 2, pp. 65-72.

49.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah, A. and Bo, M.W. (2010). “Geotechnical Laboratory Testing of Biosolids”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. Vol 4, Issue 3, pp 407-415.

50.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., and Wilson, J. (2009). “Stabilisation of Biosolids with Admixtures for Potential Use as an Embankment Fill Material”, Australian Geomechanics, 44, No. 3, pp 63-70.

51.   A & Bo, M. W. (2010). “Finite Element Modelling of Soft Soil Treated with Prefabricated Vertical Drains”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol 4, issue 2, pp 165-179.

52.   A & Bo, M. W. (2010). “Field Instrumentation Case Study at a Pilot Site in the Changi Land Reclamation Project”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol 4, issue 2, pp 181-194.

53.   W. Bo., V. Choa & K. S. Wong (2010) “Constant Rate of Loading Test on Ultra-Soft Soil”, Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASTM, Vol 33, No 3, pp. 192-200.

54.   Aatheesan, T, Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Vuong, B. and Wilson, J. (2010). “Crushed Brick Blends with Crushed Rock for Pavement Systems”, Waste and Resource Management, Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), Vol. 163, No.1, pp. 29-35.

55.   Bo, M.W., Choa, K. S. Wong & A. Arulrajah (2011) “Laboratory Validation of Ultra-Soft Soil Deformation Model”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Vol 29, pp. 65-74.

56.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A., Ali, Y.M.M. and Bo, M.W. (2011). “Fine recycled glass: A sustainable alternative to natural aggregates”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering

57.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Hankour, R. (2011). “Geotechnical and environmental characteristics of recycled crushed glass in road work applications”, Waste Management Vol 31, No 11, pp-2341-2351

58.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Aatheesan, T. and Bo, M.W. (2011). “Geotechnical properties of recycled crushed brick in pavement applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 23, No. 10, pp. 1444-1452. (ERA = A).

59.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Piratheepan, J. and Disfani, M.M. (2011). “In-situ testing of soft soil at a case study site with the self-boring pressuremeter”, ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, Vol 34, No. 4.

60.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Younus Ali, M.M. and Bo, M.W. (2011) “Fine recycled glass: a sustainable alternative to natural aggregates”, International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol 5, No. 3, pp. 255-266.

61.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Hankour, R. (2011). “Recycled crushed glass in road work applications”, Waste Management, Vol. 31, No. 11, pp. 2341-2351

62.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Bo, M.W. and Sivakugan, N. (2012). “Geotechnical characteristics of recycled crushed brick blends for pavement sub-base applications”, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 49, No. 7, pp. 796-811.

63.   Arulrajah, A., Ali, M.M.Y., Piratheepan, J. and Bo, M.W. (2012). “Geotechnical properties of waste excavation rock in pavement sub-base applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 24, No. 7, pp. 924-932.

64.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Ali, M.M.Y. and Bo, M.W. (2012). “Geotechnical properties of recycled concrete aggregate in pavement sub-base applications”, Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASTM, Vol. 35, No. 5, pp. 1-9.

65.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and N. Sivakugan (2012). “Environmental Risks of using Recycled Crushed Glass in Road Applications”, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 170-179.

66.   Bo, M.W., M-F, Chang, Arulrajah, A. and Choa, V. (2012). “Ground investigations for Changi East Reclamation Projects”, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 30, No. 1, pp. 45-62.

67.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Ali, M.M.Y. and Bo, M.W. (2012). “Recycled concrete aggregate in pavement construction”, Concrete in Australia, Concrete Institute of Australia, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 46-54.

68.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Leong, M. and Disfani, M.M. (2013). “Piezometer measurements of prefabricated vertical drain improvement of soft soils under land reclamation fills”, Engineering Geology, Vol. 162, pp. 33-42.

69.   Arulrajah, A., Rahman, M. A., Piratheepan, J., Bo, M. W., and Imteaz, M. (2013). “Evaluation of interface shear strength properties of geogrid-reinforced construction and demolition materials using a modified large scale direct shear testing apparatus”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000897.

70.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Disfani, M.M. and Bo, M.W. (2013). “Resilient moduli response of recycled construction and demolition materials in pavement subbase applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000766.

71.   Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Disfani, M.M. and Bo, M.W. (2013). “Geotechnical and geoenvironmental properties of recycled construction and demolition materials in pavement subbase applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 25, No. 8, pp. 1077-1088.

72.   Arulrajah, A., Ali, M.M.Y., Disfani, M.M., Piratheepan, J. and Bo, M.W. (2013). “Geotechnical performance of recycled glass-waste rock blends in footpath bases”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 25, No. 5, pp. 653–661.

73.   Arulrajah, A., Disfani, M.M., Suthagaran, V. and Bo, M.W. (2013). “Laboratory evaluation of the geotechnical characteristics of wastewater biosolids in road embankments”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000739.

74.   Rahman, M. A., Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Bo, M. W., and Imteaz, M. (2013). “Resilient modulus and permanent deformation responses of geogrid-reinforced construction and demolition materials.” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0000824.

75.   Arulrajah, A., Abdullah, A., Bo, M.W. and Leong, M. (2013). “Geosynthetic applications in a high-speed railway: case study”, Ground Improvement, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), (accepted 9 April 2013, in press).

76.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Suthagaran, V. and Bo, M.W. (2013). “Long-term settlement prediction for wastewater biosolids in road embankments”, Resource, Conservation and Recycling, Vol. 77, pp. 69-77.

77.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Maghoolpilehrood, F., Bo, M.W. and Narsilio, G.A. (2013). “Geotechnical characteristics of stabilised aged biosolids”, Environmental Geotechnics, Institution of Civil Engineers (UK).

78.   Joseph, A., Vanapalli, S.K., Oh, W.T. and Bo, M.W. (2013). Settlement behavior of a soil due to artificial tree roots. Environ. Geotech., 2(EG1): 18-25.

79.   Mohammadinia, A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan, J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan (2014). “Laboratory evaluation of the use of cement-treated construction and demolition materials in pavement base/subbase applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, (Article Number 04014186; published online 14th of August).

80.   Arulrajah, A., Rahman, M.A., Piratheepan, J., Bo, M.W., and Imteaz, M. (2014). “Evaluation of interface shear strength properties of geogrid-reinforced construction and demolition materials using a modified large scale direct shear testing apparatus”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 26, No. 5., pp. 974-982.

81.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Horpibulsuk, S., Leong, M., and Disfani, M.M. (2014). “Densification of land reclamation sands by deep vibratory compaction techniques”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 26, No. 8, article no. 06014016.

82.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Leong, M., Horpibulsuk, S. and Disfani, M.M. (2014). “Evaluating the in-situ hydraulic conductivity of soft soil under land reclamation fills with the BAT permeameter”, Engineering Geology, Vol. 168, pp. 98-103.

83.   , M.W., (2014). “Role of Environmental Geotechnics”, Institution of Civil Engineers (UK). Vol. 1, EG4, pp 198.

84.   Rahman, M.A., Arulrajah, A., Piratheepan, J., Bo, M.W. and Imteaz, M. (2014). “Resilient modulus and permanent deformation responses of geogrid-reinforced construction and demolition materials”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 512-519.

85.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Sukmak, P. and Horpibulsuk, S. (2015). “Mineralogy and geotechnical properties of Singapore marine clay at Changi”, Soils and Foundations, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 600-613.

86.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Horpibulsuk, S. and Leong, M. (2015). “Quality management of prefabricated vertical drain materials in mega land reclamation projects: a case study”, Soils and Foundations, Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 895-905.

87.   Mohammadinia, A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan, J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan (2015). “Laboratory evaluation of the use of cement-treated construction and demolition materials in pavement base/subbase applications”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 27, No. 6, 04014186, pp. 1-12.

88.   Arulrajah, A., Abdullah, A., Bo, M.W. and Leong, M. (2015). “Geosynthetic applications in a high-speed railway: a case study”, Ground Improvement, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers UK, Vol. 168, No. 1, pp. 3-13.

89.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Maghoolpilehrood, F., Bo, M.W. and Narsilio, G. A. (2015). “Geotechnical characteristics of stabilised aged biosolids”, Environmental Geotechnics, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), doi: 0.1680/envgeo.13.00054.

90.   Bo, M.W., Wong, K.S., Choa, V., Arulrajah, A. and Horpibulsuk, S. (2015). “Step loading compression of ultra-soft soil under radial drainage conditions”, Marine Georesources and Geotechnology (accepted 30 June 2015; in press).

91.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Horpibulsuk, S., Chinkulkijniwat, A. and Leong, M. (2015). “Laboratory measurements of factors affecting discharge capacity of prefabricated vertical drain materials”, Soils and Foundations (accepted 15 September 2015; in press).

92.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A., Sukmak, P., Horpibulsuk, S., Leong, M. (2015).“Mineralogy and geotechnical properties of ultra-soft soil from a nearshore mine tailings sedimentation pond”, Marine Georesources and Geotechnology (accepted 29 August 2015; in press).

93.   Mohammadinia, A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan, J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan (2015). “Stabilisation of demolition materials for pavement base/subbase applications using fly-ash and slag geopolymers: a laboratory investigation”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, (accepted 25 September 2015; in press)

 

List of Published Papers in International Conferences

1.      Choa, V., Chu, J., Bawajee, R., Bo Myint Win, and Arulrajah, A. (1996): “The Strength and Consolidation Behaviour of Singapore Marine Clay at Changi”, 12th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, May 1996, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. PP. 81-85.

2.     Bo, M. W., Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (1997): “Assessment of Degree of Consolidation in Soil Improvement Project”, 1st International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, May 1997, Macau PP. 71-80.

3.     Choa, V., Bo, M. W., Arulrajah, A. & Na, Y. M (1997): “Overview of Deformation of Granular Soil by Deep Compaction Methods”, 1st International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, May 1997, Macau. PP. 131-140.

4.     Bo Myint Win, Choa, V. & Arulrajah, A. (1997): “Large Deformation Due to Additional Load on Slurry-Like Foundation Soil”, International Conference on Foundation Failure, May 1997, Singapore. PP. 289-296.

5.     Bo Myint Win, Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (1997): “Large Deformation of Slurry Like Soil”, International Symposium on Deformation and Progressive Failure in Geomechanics”, October 1997, Nagora, Japan. PP. 437-442.

6.     Chang, M. F., Choa, V., Cao, L. F. & Bo Myint Win (1997): “Overconsolidation Ratio of a Seabed Clay from In-Situ Test”, 14th International Conference on Soils Mechanics and Foundation Engineering”, September 1997, Hamburg, Germany. PP. 453-456.

7.     Bo Myint Win, Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (1997): “Performance Verification of Soil Improvement Work with Vertical Drains”, 30th Year Anniversary Symposium of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, November 1997, Bangkok, Thailand. PP. 191-203.

8.     Na, Y. M., Choa, V., Bo, Myint Win & Arulrajah, A. (1997): “Dynamic Measurements during Dynamic Compaction”, 30th Year Anniversary Symposium of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, November 1997, Bangkok, Thailand. PP. 178-190.

9.     Bo, Myint Win, Arulrajah, A. & Choa, V. (1998): “Instrumentation & Monitoring of Soil Improvement Work in Land Reclamation”, 8th International IAEG Congress, 1998, Balkema, Rotterdam. PP. 385-392.

10.   Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V. & Na, Y. M. (1998): “Land Reclamation on Slurry-Like Soil Foundation”, Problematic Soil, 1998, Yanagisawa, Moroto & Mitachi (Eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam. PP. 763-766.

11.   Bo, Myint Win, Arulrajah, A., Choa, V. & Chang, M. F. (1998): “Site Characterization for a Land Reclamation Project at Changi in Singapore”, 1st International Conference on Site Characterization (Geotechnical Site Characterization), April 1998, Robertson & Mayne (Eds) © Balkema. Rotterdam, Atlanta, United State of America. PP. 333-340.

12.   Bo, Myint Win, Bawajee, R & Choa, V. (1998): “Smear Effect Due to Mandrel Penetration,” 2nd International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, October 1998, Singapore. PP. 83-92.

13.   Cao, L. F., Na, Y. M., Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V. & Chang, M. F. (1998): “Evaluation of Sand Densification by In-Situ Tests”, 2nd International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, October 1998, Singapore. PP. 93-100.

14.   Bo, Myint Win & Rahardjo, P.P. (1998): “Physical Characteristic of Jakarta Bay Silt”, 13th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. PP. 207-212.

15.   Bo, Myint Win, Cao, L. F., Chu, J. & Choa, V. (1998): “One-dimensional Consolidation Tests on Singapore Marine Clay at Changi”, 13th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. PP. 199-206.

16.   Cao, L. F., Na, Y. M., Bo, Myint Win & Choa, V. (1998): “Analysis of Cone Pressuremeter Test in Clay”, 13th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. PP. 23-28.

17.   Chang, M. F., Choa, V. & Bo, Myint Win (1998): “Use of In-Situ Tests in Land Reclamation Projects in Singapore”, 13th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

18.   Na, Y.M., Choa, V., Teh, C.I. & Bo, Myint Win (1998): “Modelling of Dynamic Compaction Behaviour on Cohesionless Soils”, 13th Southeast Asian Geotechnical Conference, November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. PP> 377-382.

19.   Na, Y. M., Choa, V., Bo, Myint Win & Arulrajah, A. (1998): “Use of Geosynthetics for Reclamation on Slurry like Soil Foundation”, Problematic Soil, 1998, Yanagisawa, Moroto & Mitachi (Eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam. PP. 767-771.

20.   Bo, Myint Win, Bawajee, R. & Choa, V. (1999): “Comparative Study on Performance of Vertical Drain”, 11th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, August 1999, Hong et al. (Eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam, Seoul, Korea. PP. 359-362.

21.   Na, Y. M., Choa, V., Chang, M. F., Teh, C. I. & Bo, Myint Win (1999): “Estimation of Geotechnical Parameters of Granular Soils from Various In-Situ Tests”, 11th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, August 1999, Hong et al. (eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam, Seoul, Korea. PP. 277-280.

22.   Chu, J., Choa, V. & Bo, Myint Win (1999): “Determination of Undrained Shear Strength of Clay by Direct Simple Shear Tests”, 11th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, August 1999, Hong et al. (eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam, Seoul, Korea. PP.49-52.

23.   Bo, Myint Win, Chu, J., & Choa, V. (1999): “Factors Affecting the Assessment of Degree of Consolidation”, International Conference on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, 1999, Leung, Tan & Phoon (Eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam. PP. 481.486.

24.   Cao, L. F., Na, Y. M., Bo, Myint Win & Choa, V. (1999): “Observation of Field Measurements during Soil Improvement”, International Conference on Field Measurements in Geomechanics, 1999, Leung, Tan & Phoon (Eds) © Balkema, Rotterdam.

25.   Bo, Myint Win, Chu, J., & Choa, V. (2000): “Discharge Capacity of Prefabricated Vertical Drain”, 2nd Asian Geosynthetics Conference, May 2000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. PP. 167-172.

26.   Bo, Myint Win, Bawajee, R. & Choa, V. (2000): “Implementation of Mega Soil Improvement Works”, International Symposium on Coastal Geotechnical Engineering in Practice, September 2000, Nakase & Tsuchida (Eds) © Balkema, IS-Yokohama, Japan. PP. 549-556.

27.   Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V., & Zeng, X. Q. (2000): “Electro-Osmosis Properties of Singapore Marine Clay”, International Symposium on Coastal Geotechnical Engineering in Practice, September 2000, Nakase & Tsuchida (eds) © Balkema, IS-Yokohama, Japan. PP. 211-216.

28.   Bo, Myint Win, Bawajee, R., Chu, J. & Choa, V. (2000): “Investigation of Smear Zone around Vertical Drain”, 3rd International Conference on Ground Improvement Techniques, September 2000, Singapore. PP. 109-114.

29.   Choa, V. & Bo, Myint Win (2000): “Quality Assurance of Prefabricated Vertical Drain in Changi East Reclamation”, International Seminar of Geotechnics, September 2000, Kochi, Japan. PP. 77-88.

30.   Bo, Myint Win & Choa, V. (2000): “Site Investigation Practice in Land Reclamation Project”, Year 2000-Geotechnics Geotechnical Engineering Conference, November 2000, Bangkok, Thailand.

31.   Bo, Myint Win, Chu, J., and Choa, V. (2000): “Quality Management on Prefabricated Vertical Drain Works in Land Reclamation Project”, International Conference on Geotechnical & Geological Engineering (Geo Eng. 2000), November 2000, Melbourne, Australia.

32.   Cao, L. F., Teh, C. I., Chang, M. F., Choa, V., Na,M. and Bo, Myint Win (2000): “Case Studies of Fill Stability in Land Reclamation”, International Conference on Geotechnical & Geological Engineering (Geo Eng. 2000), November 2000, Melbourne, Australia.

33.   Mzila, N., Bo, Myint Win & Shuy, E.B. (2000): “Groundwater Characteristics at a Coastal Reclamation Land in Singapore”, Twelfth Congress of the Asia and Pacific Regional Division of the International Association for Hydraulic Research, November 2000, Bangkok, Thailand.

34.   Bo, Myint Win & Choa, V. (2001): “Various Applications of Cone Penetration Test in Reclamation and Soil Improvement Projects”, International Conference on In-Situ Measurement of Soil Properties and Case Histories, May 2001, Bali, Indonesia. PP. 441-447.

35.   Bo, Myint Win (2001): “The Usage of Prefabricated Vertical Drain in Land Reclamation Projects” Symposium on Soft Ground Improvement and Geosynthetic Applications, November 2001, Bangkok, Thailand.

36.   Bo, Myint Win, Chu, J. & Choa, V. (2001): “Comparison of Consolidation Parameters Measured by Laboratory and In-Situ Tests”, 15th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, August 2001, Istanbul, Turkey.

37.   Bo, Myint Win & Choa, V. (2001): “Multi-Level Spaces Within Land Reclamation”, International Conference on Port and Maritime R & D and Technology (ICPMRDT) 2001, October 2001, Singapore. PP 469-474.

38.   Bo, Myint Win, Bawajee, R. & Choa, V. (2001): “Reclamation Using Dredged Materials”, International Conference on Port and Maritime R & D and Technology (ICPMRDT) 2001, October 2001, Singapore. PP. 455-462.

39.   Chang, M. F., Bo, Myint Win, Choa, V. & Teh, C. I (2001): “Evaluation of Shear Strength Parameters of Singapore Marine Clay”, Singapore Underground 2001, November 2001, Singapore.

40.   Bo, M. W, Sai, M.T & V.Choa (2002). “Stress history of marine clay at Changi determined from field vane test”, International Conference on Coastal Geotechnical Engineering in Practice, May 2002, Kazakhstan.

41.   Bo, Myint Win & V. Choa (2002). “Geotechnical Instrumentation for Land Reclamation Projects”, Conference on Case Studies in Geotechnical Engineering, July 2002, Singapore. PP. 90-103.

42.   J, Chu., Zheng, Y.R., Bo, Myint Win, Na, Y.M & V.Choa (2002). “Pore pressure responses to dynamic compaction in sand and clay as measured from pilot tests” Conference on Case Studies in Geotechnical Engineering, July 2002, Singapore. PP. 54-62.

43.   Bo, Myint Win (2002), “Fresh Groundwater Resources from Artificial Aquifer”, 13th Congress of the Asia and Pacific Division of the International Association for Hydraulic engg and Research, August 2002, Singapore.

44.   Bo, Myint Win, Sai Myo Tint & Victor Choa (2002). “Correlation of Physical properties to Strength and compression parameters of Singapore marine clay at Changi”, 9th Congress on Engineering Geology for Developing Countries”, September 2002, South Africa.

45.   Choa & Bo, M. W (2002) “Deformation of Ultra-soft Soil” International Symposium on “Soft Ground Engineering in Coastal Areas” November 2002, Yokohama, JAPAN.

46.   Bo, M.W & A, Yarde (2004) “The Use of Tyre Bales in the Design of Flood Embankment”, Second International Professional Geology Conference, London. 

47.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2004). “Assessment of Marine Clay Improvement by Observational Methods”, International Symposium on Engineering Practice and Performance of Soft Deposits, Osaka, Japan, June. PP. 269-274.

48.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Nikraz, H. (2004). “Characterization of Soft Marine Clay using the Flat Dilatometer”, 2nd International Conference on International Site Characterization, Porto, Portugal. PP. 287-292.

49.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Nikraz, H. (2004).

50.   “Pre-Reclamation Characteristics of Marine Clay using In-Situ Testing Methods”, 2nd International Conference on International Site Characterization, Porto, Portugal, September. PP. 1041-1046.

51.   Bo, M.W & A.Yarde. (2004). “The Use of Tyre Bales in the Design of Flood Embankment” 2nd International Conference for Professional Geologists, London, UK.

52.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Nikraz, H. (2004). “Preloading and prefabricated vertical drains design for offshore land reclamation projects”. International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, Beirut. PP. 351-356.

53.   Arulrajah, A., Nikraz, H. and Bo, M.W. (2004). “Comparison Between the Performance Of Pneumatic and Electric Piezometers in a Land Reclamation Project”, International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, Beirut, Lebanon, May, 899-904.

54.   Bo, M.W., J.Chu & V. Choa (2005). “Use of Prefabricated Vertical Drain for the Improvement of Ultra-Soft Soil”, Sixth International Conference on Ground Improvement, Portugal.

55.   Bo, M.W. (2005). “Application of Observational Methods in Embankment Built on Soft Ground to Overcome Limitations of Slope Stability Analyses”. International Conference on Railway Engineering, London, UK.

56.   Bo, M.W. & Chu, J. (2006) “Impact of Geological Conditions on Ground Improvement Projects” IAEG2006, Nottingham, UK.

57.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Nikraz, H and Balasubramaniam, A. (2007). “Geotechnical Instrumentation Monitoring of Land Reclamation on Marine Clay Foundation” Australian-New Zealand Geotechnical Conference, Australian Geomechnics Society, Brisbane, Australia.

58.   Arulrajah, A., Hashim, R., Bo, M.W and Nikraz, H. (2007). “PVD Design for Land Reclamation Project” 16th South East Asian Geotechnical Conference, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.

59.   Bo, M.W., Arulrajah, A. and Nikraz, H. (2007). “Field Instrumentation Monitoring of Soft Soil in an Offshore Land Reclamation Project, 17th International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.

60.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah.A., Bo, M.W., and Wilson, J. (2007). “Field Testing to Determine Suitability of Biosoilds for Road Embankment” 12th European Biosoilds Conference, Manchester, UK.

61.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah. A., Bo, M.W & Wilson, J. (2007). “Biosolids as a Geotechnical Engineering Fill” 1st International Conference On Transportation Geotechnics, Nottingham, UK

62.   Atheesan, A., Arulrajah. A., Bo, M.W & Wilson, J. (2007). “Beneficial use of brick rubble as pavement subbase material” 1st International Conference on Transportation Geotechnics, Nottingham, UK.

63.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W and Nikraz, H, (2008). “Case Study of the Changi East Reclamation Project, Singapore” 6th International Conference on Geotechnical Case Histories, Arlington, USA.

64.   Fabius, M., Bo, M.W and Villegas, B.,(2008) “Stabilization of a 30 m high River Bank in Canada with Nails, Plates and Roots” 6th International Conference on Geotechnical Case Histories, Arlington, USA.

65.   Bo, M.W., Fabius, M. & Fabius. K, (2008) “Impact of Global Warming on Stability of Natural Slopes” 4th Canadian Conference on Geohazard, Quebec, Canada.

66.   Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W., Chu, J and Nikraz, H, (2008). “Application of Prefabricated Vertical Drains at the Changi Land Reclamation Project, Singapore” 4th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics, Shanghi, China.

67.   Bo, M.W (2008) “Have We Understood Enough On Consolidation Theory” 61st Annual Canadian Geotechnical Society Conference, Edmonton, Canada.

68.   Fabius, M., Bo, M.W & Fabius.K., (2008) “Peat Unit Weight Effects on Embankment Stabilization” 61st Annual Canadian Geotechnical Society Conference, Edmonton, Canada.

69.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Wilson, J (2008). “Biosolids as a Construction Material for Engineered Fills”, 10th International Conference on Application of Advanced Technologies in Transportation, Athens, Greece.

70.   Aatheesan, T., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Wilson, J. (2008). “Brick Rubble as a Sub-Base Material for Pavement Construction”, 10th International Conference on Application of Advanced Technologies in Transportation, Athens, Greece.

71.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A., Suthagaran, V. and Bo, M.W. (2009). “Geotechnical Characteristics of Recycled Glass-Biosolid Mixtures”, 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt.

72.   W. Bo., M. Fabius., J. Chu &A. Arulrajah. (2009). “Predicting consolidation settlements using small-strain, large-strain and stress path methods”, 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt.

73.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A., Suthagaran, V. and Bo, M.W. (2009). “Shear Strength Behaviour of Recycled Glass-Biosolids Mixtures”, 62nd Canadian Geotechnical Conference, Halifax, Canada.

74.   Disfani, M., Arulrajah, A. and Bo, M.W. (2009). “Suitability of various recycled glass sources as embankment fill material”, Wascon 2009 – Sustainable Management of Waste and Recycled Materials in Construction, Lyon, France.

75.   Bo, M.W., M. Fabius & K. Fabius. (2009). “Managing New risks for Natural Slopes Caused by Global Climate Change”, 4th International Conference on Soil Protection of Structures against Hazards, Beijing, China.

76.   Bo, M.W & M. Fabius (2009). “Managing Subsidence Hazards due to Grade Raise by Applying Consolidation Theory”, 4th International Conference on Soil Protection of Structures Against Hazards, Beijing, China.

77.   Bo, M. W (2010), Application of Ground improvement and Ground Engineering in Construction industry and beyond” (2010), International Conference on Ground Improvement, Seoul, South Korea.

78.   Disfani, M., Ali, Y.M.M., Arulrajah, A. and Bo, M.W. (2011). “Recycled glass-biosolids blends: An alternative material for road embankments”, International Conference on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering, Perth, Australia.

79.   Arulrajah, A., T. Aatheesan, B. Vuong and Bo, M.W. (2010). “Crushed Brick Blends with Crushed Concrete as a Sub-Base Material for Pavement Construction”, International Geotechnical Conference of Geotechnical Challenges in Mega-Cities, Moscow, Russia.

80.   Bo, M.W. and Arulrajah, A. (2011). “Use of Recycled Waste in Highway Engineering”, 5th Intearnational Conference on Geotechnical and Highway Engineering, Semarang, Indonesia. (Keynote paper).

81.   Bo, M.W. (2011). “Historical advancements of geotechnical engineering and their application in the construction industry and beyond” First International Conference in Advancement in Geotechnical Engineering, Perth, AUSTRALIA (2011). (Keynote paper).

82.   Bo, M.W. (2012). “Advancement of Geotechnical Engineering and Their Application in Construction Industry and Beyond” International Symposium on Sustainable Geosynthetics & Green Technology for Climate Change, Bangkok, THAILAND (2012). (Keynote paper).

83.   Bo, M.W and Arulrajah, A (2013). “Planning and Application of Mega Geotechnical Engineering Project in Singapore”, 7th International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, Chicago, USA.

84.   Bo, M.W “Mega Offshore Land Reclamation and Ground Improvement Project in Singapore”, BIT’s 2nd Annual World Congress of Ocean-2013, Hangzhou, China (2013). (Keynote paper).

85.   Mohammadinia,A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan,J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan, S. (2014). “Unconfined compression testing of cement-treated demolition materials in base and subbase applications”, 4th International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, Geomate 2014, Brisbane, Australia.

86.   Mohammadinia,A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan,J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan, S. (2015). “Geotechnical characteristics of cement-treated recycled materials in base and subbase applications”, 12th Australia New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics, ANZ 2015, Wellington, New Zealand.

87.   W.Bo (2015) “Basic Concept on Assessment of Contaminated Land,”, International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Public Health, Beijing, CHINA (Keynote paper)

88.   Mohammadinia,A., Arulrajah, A., Sanjayan,J., Disfani, M.M., Bo, M.W. and Darmawan, S. (2015). “Geotechnical properties of lightly stabilized recycled demolition materials in base/subbase applications”, International Foundations Congress and Equipment Exposition 2015, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

89.   Disfani, M.M., Arulrajah, A., Suthagaran, V. and          Bo, M.W. (2009). “Geotechnical Characteristics of Recycled Glass-Biosolid Mixtures”, 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt.

90.   Suthagaran, V., Arulrajah, A., Bo, M.W. and Wilson, J.L. (2008). “Biosolids as a Construction Material for Engineered Fills”, 10th International Conference on Application of Advanced Technologies in Transportation, Athens, Greece.

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