THE MEASUREMENT, SELECTION AND USE OF DESIGN PARAMETERS IN GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING. VOLUME 2

(Continued from TRIS 334807) Study of unsaturated soils with a peltier-psychrometer equipped triaxial device (This paper is presented in French); Long-term strength of clayey soils and its short-cut determination; An apparatus for the evaluation of the coefficient of earth pressure at rest; A "true direct shear apparatus" to measure soil parameters of shear bands; The self-boring pressuremeter and foundation design (This paper appeared in French); difficult geotechnical problems solved by radio-isotope methods; preliminary calibration tests of electrical cone and flat dilatometer in sand; Development of the dynamic probing test method; in-situ determination of the consolidation characteristics of saturated clays; subsurface geology and relevant soil parameters at a nuclear power plant site; Use of the pressuremeter in clean and variably cemented sands; Review of the pressuremeter over the last 20 years in Europe (This paper was presented in French); continuted on TRIS 334809.

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    • Proceedings of the Seventh European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, held at Brighton.
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    British Geotechnical Society

    Great George Street, Westminster
    London SW1,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Verbrugge, J C
    • Vyalov, S S
    • Maximyak, R V
    • Wenkow, W
    • Wernick, E
    • Baguelin, F
    • Jezequel, J F
    • Lezequel, J F
    • BALLY, R J
    • Celan, B
    • Anton, C
    • Bellotti, C
    • Bizzi, G
    • Ghionna, V
    • JAMIOLKOWSKI, M
    • Marchetti, S
    • Pasqualini, E
    • Bergdahl, U
    • CLARKE, B G
    • Carter, J P
    • Wroth, C P
    • Durgunoglu, H T
    • Tezcan, S S
    • Acar, Y
    • FRYDMAN, S
    • Gambin, M P
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Accession Number: 00334808
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1981 12:00AM