UNIAXIAL TESTING IN ROCK MECHANICS LABORATORIES

LABORATORY TESTING OF ROCK SPECIMENS IN UNIAXIAL TENSION AND COMPRESSION IS REVIEWED IN DETAIL, WITH THE AIM OF SELECTING EQUIPMENT, PROCEDURES, AND TOLERANCES AS A BASIS FOR TEST STANDARDIZATION. MAJOR TOPICS OF THE REVIEW INCLUDE COMPOSITION, CONDITION, AND PREPARATION OF TEST MATERIALS, THEORETICAL BACKGROUND OF DEFORMATION AND FRACTURE IN ROCKS, DETAILED MECHANICS OF UNIAXIAL LABORATORY TESTS, AND PRACTICAL TEST PROCEDURES. /RRL(A)/

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 4, No 3, PP 177 - 285, FIG, 9 TAB, PHOTS, REFS
  • Authors:
    • Hawkes, I
    • Mellor, M
  • Publication Date: 1970-7

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  • Accession Number: 00234975
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 18 1971 12:00AM