A STUDY OF COHESION IN TERMS OF EFFECTIVE STRESSES FOR SOME ONTARIO CLAYS.

THE OCCURRANCE AND CHARACTERISITICS OF COHESION AND THE SHAPE OF THE FAILURE ENVELOPE OF SOME SOILS IN SOUTHERN ONTARIO WERE STUDIED. COHESION AND ANGLE OF SHEARING RESISTANCE IS TERMS OF EFFECTIVE STRESSES ARE EMPHASIZED SINCE THESE, AS INDICATIVE OF BEHAVIOR RATHER THAN OF BASIC PROPERTIES, HAVE A DEFINITE PRACTICAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR AN ENGINEER. /CGRA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 168 Pp, 68 FIG, 15 TAB, 79 REF, 6 APP
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Toronto

    Department of Geography, 100 St George Street
    Toronto, Ontario  Canada  M5S 3G3
  • Authors:
    • Gill, A S
  • Publication Date: 1968

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00237294
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: CANADIAN GOOD ROADS ASSOCIATION
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 8 1971 12:00AM