• Master Thesis  Open Access

      The role of clay minerals in the unconfined compressive strength loss of rocks after saturation 

      Karapedis, Christos (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Πολυτεχνική Σχολή / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Engineering, 2022-10)
      The mechanical characteristics of rocks, such as their strength, elastic modulus, porosity and permeability, have been found to be reduced in the presence of water. Researches have been contacted in a range of rock types, ...