ICES-SEPOLI: A SETTLEMENT PROBLEM ORIENTED LANGUAGE SYSTEMS DESIGN

A COMPUTER PROGRAMME IS OUTLINED FOR PREDICTING THE SETTLEMENT OF SHALLOW FOUNDATIONS INCLUDING ROAD EMBANKMENTS . THE INTRODUCTION NOTES THAT THE CIVIL ENGINEER WRITES THE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM FOR THE COMPUTER USING THE SAME TYPES OF STATEMENTS WHICH HE WOULD USE IN TURNING A PROBLEM OVER TO AN ENGINEERING ASSISTANT, THUS PERMITTING THE ENGINEER TO WORK DIRECTLY WITH THE MACHINE WITHOUT AN INTERMEDIARY. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Tech Rept T66-3, SOILS PUBL NO 191, 83PP, 26FIG, 3TAB, 7REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Civil Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139
  • Authors:
    • SCHIFFMAN, R L
    • Whitman, R V
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00230883
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 6 1970 12:00AM