Leung, Anthony

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20092020
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Research Output 2009 2020

2019
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soil strength
Soils
Winkler foundation
cohesion
Fibers

A Macroelement Approach for the Stability Assessment of Trees

Dattola, G., Ciantia, M., Galli, A., Blyth, L., Zhang, X., Knappett, J., Castellanza, R., Sala, C. & Leung, A., 23 Jun 2019, Geotechnical Research for Land Protection and Development: Proceedings of CNRIG 2019. Calvetti, F., Cotecchia, F., Galli, A. & Jommi, C. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer , Vol. 40. p. 417-426 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 40).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Plastics
Soils

A study on effects of leaf and root characteristics on plant root water uptake

Ng, C. W. W., Wang, Z. J., Leung, A. K. & Ni, J. J., 1 Feb 2019, In : Geotechnique. 69, 2, p. 151-157 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water uptake
suction
Water
Transpiration
Soils

Editorial

Valentino, R. & Leung, A., Dec 2019, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 172, 6, p. 463-464 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Effects of thermal boundary condition on methane oxidation in landfill cover soil at different ambient temperatures

Feng, S., Leung, A. K., Liu, H. W., Ng, C. W. W., Zhan, L. T. & Chen, R., 20 Nov 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 692, p. 490-502 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
soil cover
Land fill
landfill
boundary condition
finite element method
Soils
Finite element method
centrifuge
root system
bioengineering
Infrared imaging
soil water
Transpiration
Cooling
78 Downloads (Pure)

Unsaturated hydraulic properties of vegetated soil under single and mixed planting conditions

Ni, J., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Jun 2019, In : Géotechnique. 69, 6, p. 554-559 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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hydraulic property
Hydraulic conductivity
hydraulic conductivity
Hydraulics
Soils
2018
27 Downloads (Pure)

A new heating-cooling system for centrifuge testing of thermo-active geo-structures

Vitali, D., Leung, A., Zhao, R. & Knappett, J., 24 Oct 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S. & Goodey, R. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 475-480 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Centrifuges
Cooling systems
Heating
Pipe
Testing
4 Citations (Scopus)
71 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of root dehydration on biomechanical properties of woody roots of Ulex europaeus

Boldrin, D., Leung, A. & Bengough, A., Oct 2018, In : Plant and Soil. 431, 1-2, p. 347-369 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ulex europaeus
desiccation (plant physiology)
dehydration
root water potential
water content
5 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)

Hydrologic reinforcement induced by contrasting woody species during summer and winter

Boldrin, D., Leung, A. K. & Bengough, A. G., Jun 2018, In : Plant and Soil. 427, 1-2, p. 369-390 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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suction
reinforcement
Ulex europaeus
winter
soil strength
17 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling hydro-mechanical reinforcements of plants to slope stability

Ni, J. J., Leung, A. K., Ng, C. W. W. & Shao, W., Mar 2018, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 95, p. 99-109 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Slope stability
slope stability
reinforcement
Reinforcement
modeling
1 Citation (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

Physical modelling of soil-structure interaction of tree root systems under lateral loads

Zhang, X., Knappett, J., Leung, A. & Liang, T., 24 Oct 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S. & Goodey, R. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 481-486 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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soil structure
root systems
tap roots
tree trunk
soil
2017
9 Citations (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)

Analysis of plant root-induced preferential flow and pore water pressure variation by a dual-permeability model

Shao, W., Ni, J., Leung, A. K., Su, Y. & Ng, C. W. W., 2017, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 54, 11, p. 1537-1552 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Soils
Water
Slope stability
Transpiration
Hydrology
19 Citations (Scopus)
112 Downloads (Pure)

Correlating hydrologic reinforcement of vegetated soil with plant traits during establishment of woody perennials

Boldrin, D., Leung, A. & Bengough, A., Jul 2017, In : Plant and Soil. 416, p. 437-451 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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reinforcement
soil penetration resistance
transpiration
root shoot ratio
Buxaceae
12 Citations (Scopus)
204 Downloads (Pure)

Influences of root-induced soil suction and root geometry on slope stability: a centrifuge study

Leung, A. K., Kamchoom, V. & Ng, C. W. W., Mar 2017, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 54, 3, p. 291-303 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Transpiration
Slope stability
Centrifuges
Rain
Soils
27 Citations (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)

Investigation of plant growth and transpiration-induced matric suction under mixed grass-tree conditions

Ni, J. J., Leung, A. K., Ng, C. W. W. & So, P. S., 4 Apr 2017, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 54, 4, p. 561-573 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Transpiration
Evapotranspiration
suction
transpiration
grass
7 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanisms of hydrogen sulfide removal by ground granulated blast furnace slag amended soil

Xie, M., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., May 2017, In : Chemosphere. 175, p. 425-430 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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hydrogen sulfide
slag
Slags
Soils
soil
9 Citations (Scopus)
92 Downloads (Pure)

Numerical modelling of methane oxidation efficiency and coupled water-gas-heat reactive transfer in a sloping landfill cover

Feng, S., Ng, C. W. W., Leung, A. K. & Liu, H. W., Oct 2017, In : Waste Management . 68, p. 355-368 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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landfill
methane
oxidation
gas
modeling
8 Citations (Scopus)
139 Downloads (Pure)

Plant age effects on soil infiltration rate during early plant establishment

Leung, A., Boldrin, D., Liang, T., Wu, Z. Y., Kamchoom, V. & Bengough, A., 9 Oct 2017, In : Geotechnique.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Infiltration
infiltration
Soils
soil
vegetation
20 Citations (Scopus)
87 Downloads (Pure)

Root biomechanical properties during establishment of woody perennials

Boldrin, D., Leung, A. K. & Bengough, A. G., Dec 2017, In : Ecological Engineering. 109 Part B, p. 196-206 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tensile strength
Elastic moduli
tensile strength
Young modulus
Soils
17 Citations (Scopus)
216 Downloads (Pure)

Scaling of the reinforcement of soil slopes by living plants in a geotechnical centrifuge

Liang, T., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Muir Wood, D., Loades, K. W., Hallett, P. D., Boldrin, D., Leung, A. & Meijer, G., Dec 2017, In : Ecological Engineering. 109, Part B, p. 207-227 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Centrifuges
centrifuge
reinforcement
Reinforcement
Tensile strength
11 Citations (Scopus)
116 Downloads (Pure)

Theoretical analysis of coupled effects of microbe and root architecture on methane oxidation in vegetated landfill covers

Feng, S., Leung, A. K., Ng, C. W. W. & Liu, H. W., 1 Dec 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 599-600, p. 1954-1964 11 p., 2393.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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root architecture
Methane
Land fill
landfill
methane
2016
29 Citations (Scopus)
339 Downloads (Pure)

A new and simple water retention model for root-permeated soils

Ng, C. W. W., Ni, J. J., Leung, A. K. & Wang, Z. J., 10 Mar 2016, In : Geotechnique Letters. 6, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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water retention
Soils
soil water
void ratio
Water
2 Citations (Scopus)

A new artificial root system to simulate the effects of transpiration-induced suction and root reinforcement

Kamchoom, V., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., 29 Jan 2016, In : Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication. 2, 4, p. 236-240 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transpiration
root system
suction
transpiration
reinforcement
1 Citation (Scopus)

A New Model Concrete for Reduced-Scale Model Tests of Energy Geo-Structures

Vitali, D., Leung, A. K., Minto, A. & Knappett, J. A., 2016, Geo Chacago 2016: Geotechnics for sustainable energy. Farid, A., De, A., Reddy, K. R., Yesiller, N. & Zekkos, D. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers , p. 185-194 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

model test
mortar
Concretes
Mortar
Copper powder
8 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)

A new transient method for determining soil hydraulic conductivity function

Leung, A. K., Coo, J. L., Ng, C. W. W. & Chen, R., Aug 2016, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 53, 8, p. 1332 1345 p., 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hydraulic conductivity
Soils
Fluxes
Hydraulics
Sensors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Climatic effects on pore-water pressure, deformation and stress mobilization of a vegetated volcanic soil slope in Hong Kong

Ng, C. W. W. & Leung, A. K., 2016, Volcanic Rocks and Soils - Proceedings of the International Workshop on Volcanic Rocks and Soils, 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 63-82 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

volcanic soils
volcanic soil
mobilization
porewater
China
42 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of planting density on tree growth and induced soil suction

Ng, C. W. W., Ni, J. J., Leung, A. K., Zhou, C. & Wang, Z. J., 9 Aug 2016, In : Géotechnique. 66, 9, p. 711-724 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Evapotranspiration
suction
Rain
Soils
Infiltration
4 Citations (Scopus)
114 Downloads (Pure)
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Evapotranspiration
suction
evapotranspiration
grass
Soils
9 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

Hydrological effects of live poles on transient seepage in an unsaturated soil slope: centrifuge and numerical study

Ng, C. W. W., Leung, A. K., Yu, R. & Kamchoom, V., 28 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 143, 3, p. 1-9 9 p., 04016106.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Centrifuges
Seepage
centrifuge
suction
seepage
30 Citations (Scopus)
97 Downloads (Pure)

Relationships between leaf and root area indices and soil suction induced during drying-wetting cycles

Ng, C. W. W., Garg, A., Leung, A. K. & Hau, B. C. H., Jun 2016, In : Ecological Engineering. 91, p. 113-118 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ponding
wetting-drying cycle
suction
Wetting
Drying
2 Citations (Scopus)

Thermomechanical properties of a new small-scale reinforced concrete thermo-active pile for centrifuge testing

Minto, A., Leung, A. K., Vitali, D. & Knappett, J. A., 8 Aug 2016, Energy Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Energy Geotechnics, ICEGT 2016. Wuttke, F., Bauer, S. & Sanchez, M. (eds.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 37-44 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Centrifuges
Piles
Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Testing
2015

An overview of research activities and achievement in geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN)

Leung, A., Anastasopoulos, I. X., Augarde, C., Barreto, D., Brennan, A. J., Brown, M. J., Connolly, D., Coombs, W. M., Davies, T., Gao, Z., Ivanovic, A., Kenny, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Lombardi, D., McDougall, J., Medero, G. M., Wood, D. M., El Mountassir, G., Osman, A. S., Pytharouli, S. & 7 others, Sentenac, P., Stewart, B., Switzer, C., Tarantino, A., Wheeler, S. J., Woodward, P. K. & Zielinski, M., 2015, Parameter Selection and Monitoring; Developments in Education and Practice. ICE Publishing, Vol. 7. p. 4289-4294 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

educational institutions
centrifuges
higher education
technological development
geotechnical engineering
23 Citations (Scopus)
176 Downloads (Pure)

Centrifuge modelling of the effects of root geometry on transpiration-induced suction and stability of vegetated slopes

Ng, C. W. W., Kamchoom, V. & Leung, A. K., 2015, In : Landslides. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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centrifugal model test
Transpiration
Centrifuges
suction
transpiration
3 Citations (Scopus)
36 Downloads (Pure)
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water retention
theoretical study
suction
experimental study
thermodynamics
43 Citations (Scopus)
204 Downloads (Pure)

Comparisons of soil suction induced by evapotranspiration and transpiration of S. heptaphylla

Garg, A., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Dec 2015, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 52, 12, p. 2149-2155 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Transpiration
Evapotranspiration
suction
transpiration
evapotranspiration
70 Citations (Scopus)
316 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of plant roots on soil-water retention and induced suction in vegetated soil

Leung, A., Garg, A. & Ng, C. W. W., 2 Jul 2015, In : Engineering Geology. 193, p. 183-197 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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water retention
suction
Evapotranspiration
soil water
evapotranspiration
68 Citations (Scopus)
134 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of the roots of Cynodon dactylon and Schefflera heptaphylla on water infiltration rate and soil hydraulic conductivity

Leung, A. K., Garg, A., Coo, J. L., Ng, C. W. W. & Hau, B. C. H., 15 Jul 2015, In : Hydrological Processes. 29, 15, p. 3342-3354 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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suction
hydraulic conductivity
infiltration
soil
grass
11 Citations (Scopus)
158 Downloads (Pure)

Field investigation of deformation characteristics and stress mobilisation of a soil slope

Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., 2015, In : Landslides. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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mobilization
Soils
suction
soil
porewater

Physical and numerical modelling of climate-change influenced, poorly-compacted glacial till embankments

Hudacsek, P. & Leung, A., Jan 2015, Parameter Selection and Monitoring; Developments in Education and Practice. ICE Publishing, Vol. 7. p. 3911-3916 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

glacial till
embankment
climate change
centrifuges
centrifuge
28 Citations (Scopus)
164 Downloads (Pure)

Transpiration reduction and root distribution functions for non-crop species Schefflera heptaphylla

Garg, A., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Dec 2015, In : CATENA. 135, p. 78-82 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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transpiration
suction
leaf area index
distribution
crop
2014
18 Citations (Scopus)

A novel root system for simulating transpiration-induced soil suction in centrifuge

Ng, C. W. W., Leung, A. K., Kamchoom, V. & Garg, A., Sep 2014, In : Geotechnical Testing Journal. 37, 5, 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transpiration
Centrifuges
centrifuge
root system
suction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of grass on induced soil suction during Evapotranspiration and ponding

Leung, A. K., Woon, K. X. & Ng, C. W. W., 2014, Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014. Vol. 2. p. 1373-1379 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

suction
evapotranspiration
grass
soil
tensiometer
17 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of root geometry and transpiration on pull-out resistance

Kamchoom, V., Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Dec 2014, In : Geotechnique Letters. 4, p. 330-336 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transpiration
transpiration
Soils
geometry
Geometry
46 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of soil density on grass-induced suction distributions in compacted soil subjected to rainfall

Ng, C. W. W., Leung, A. K. & Woon, K. X., Mar 2014, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 51, 3, p. 311-321 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

suction
Rain
grass
Soils
compaction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of stiffness nonlinearity on E′ standard penetration test N correlations for analysing wall deflections in Hong Kong excavations

Ng, C. W. W., Leung, A. K., Kwok, S. S. K. & Yip, F. H. T., 2 Jan 2014, In : HKIE Transactions. 21, 1, p. 35-49 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excavation
Stiffness
Soils
Granite
Elastic moduli
2013
37 Citations (Scopus)

Analyses of groundwater flow and plant evapotranspiration in a vegetated soil slope

Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Dec 2013, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 50, 12, p. 1204-1218 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evapotranspiration
Groundwater flow
groundwater flow
evapotranspiration
suction
49 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of induced suction distributions in a grass-covered soil

Ng, C. W. W., Woon, K. X., Leung, A. K. & Chu, L. M., Mar 2013, In : Ecological Engineering. 52, p. 219-223 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

suction
grass
Soils
Wetting
Drying
29 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal movement and groundwater flow mechanism in an unsaturated saprolitic hillslope

Leung, A. K. & Ng, C. W. W., Aug 2013, In : Landslides. 10, 4, p. 455-467 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater flow
hillslope
groundwater flow
wet season
suction