By Claudio Mancuso, Alessandro Tarantino
This quantity comprises the lawsuits of the second one overseas Workshop on Unsaturated Soils, which used to be held in Anacapri, Italy, from 23 to twenty-five June 2004. This assembly was once geared up through the dept of Geotechnical Engineering of the college of Naples Federico II and the dep. of Mechanical and Structural Engineering of the college of Trento, below the auspices of the Technical Committee on Unsaturated Soils (TC6) of the ISSMGE and the Associazione Geotecnica Italiana (AGI). in keeping with the spirit of the 1st workshop in 2000, post-graduate and post-doctoral researchers from diversified universities have been invited to provide their paintings. This publication includes peer-reviewed papers on unsaturated soils, relatively new advancements in laboratory checking out, experimental facts on compacted and usual soils and constitutive and numerical modelling of unsaturated soil behaviour.