The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering
Consolidation Coefficient and Swelling Potential for the expansive soils in Jordan   ejge Paper 2001-120

Dr Emad Akawwi works as a Geotechnical Engineer at the Natural Resources Authority of Jordan at Amman. Born in 1966, Akawwi received his BS at Al-Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan in 1988 and his MS at University of Wales Cardiff, United Kingdom in 1999. Emad worked at a variety of jobs, from a supermarket manager to petroleum geologist and sometimes even as a geotechnical engineer. In addition to his native tongue Arabic, Emad speaks English and French as well.

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Dr Karabasheh is currently an Associate Professor at the Al-Balqa' Applied University, Al-Salt, Jordan. See the web page at Al-Balqa' Applied University, Jordan website about Dr Karabasheh.

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