THE MEASUREMENT OF SOIL PROPERTIES IN THE TRIAXIAL TEST

CONTENTS: INTRODUCTION THE ROLE OF SOIL TESTING THE PRINCIPLE OF EFFECTIVE STRESS THE PORE-PRESSURE PARAMETERS A AND B TYPES OF TRIAXIAL TEST THE APPLICATION OF THE TRIAXIAL TEST TO THE SOLUTION OF OF ENGINEERING PROBLEMS GENERAL REMARKS ON THE ADVANTAGES AND LIMITATIONS OF THE TRIAXIAL TEST PRINCIPAL FEATURES OF THE TRIAXIAL APPARATUS DETAILS OF THE TRIAXIAL CELLS FOR 1 1/2-IN. AND 4-IN. DIAMETER SAMPLES DETAILS OF APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING THE CELL PRESSURE DETAILS OF APPARATUS FOR MEASURING PORE PRESSURE DETAILS OF APPARATUS FOR MEASURING VOLUME CHANGE THE USE OF SIDE DRAINS STANDARD TESTS PREPARATION OF SAMPLES UNDRAINED TESTS CONSOLIDATED-UNDRAINED TESTS DRAINED TESTS PORE-PRESSURE AND DISSIPATION TESTS TESTS WITH NO LATERAL STRAIN SPECIAL TESTS DRAINED TESTS ON SATURATED CLAYS WITH STRAIN RATE CONSTANT AND STRAIN DECREASING TESTS IN WHICH FAILURE IS CAUSED BY INCREASING THE PORE PRESSURE EXTENSION TESTS ANISOTROPIC CONSOLIDATION MEASUREMENT OF THE PORE-PRESSURE RATIO UNDER THE CONDITION OF CONTROLLED STRESS RATIO MEASUREMENT OF THE PORE-PRESSURE RATIO UNDER CONDITIONS CORRESPONDING TO RAPID DRAWDOWN CONSTANT-VOLUME TESTS TESTS TO DETERMINE THE TRUE COHESION AND TRUE ANGLE OF INTERNAL FRICTION.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Second EditION, 228 PP, 121 FIG, 21 TAB, 20 PHOT, 163 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Edward Arnold Publishers Limited

    41 Bedford Square
    London,   United Kingdom 
  • Authors:
    • Bishop, A W
    • Henkel, D J
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00229161
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1970 12:00AM