THE MEASUREMENT, SELECTION AND USE OF DESIGN PARAMETERS IN GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING. PROCEEDINGS OF THE SEVENTH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SOIL MECHANICS AND FOUNDATION ENGINEERING, HELD IN BRIGHTON, ENGLAND, SEPTEMBER 1979, VOLUME 4, DISCUSSION

Volume 4 contains the discussion sessions on the following topics: design parameters for soft clays; design parameters for weak rocks; statistics, reliability theory and safety factors; design parameters for stiff clays; design parameters for special soil conditions; design parameters for fills; design parameters for granular soils; design parameters for artificially improved soils; the use of physical models in design. The volume contains one paper: Evaluation of strength characteristics of chip-and-clay soils (Fedorov, VI and Shvedov, VN). This volume includes author and keyword indexes to the 4 volumes of the conference proceedings. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    British Geotechnical Society

    Great George Street, Westminster
    London SW1,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Fedorov, V I
    • Shvedov, V N
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 376 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322057
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 19 1981 12:00AM