ASSESSMENT OF LIQUEFACTION POTENTIAL USING OPTIMUM SEEKING METHOD. DISCUSSION AND CLOSURE

A discussion of a paper with the aforementioned title by L. Zhang, published in this journal (Volume 124, Number 8, August 1998), is presented. The discusser maintains that the total overburden stress is one of the factors influencing the liquefaction potential of soils and should have been used in the calculation of the SSR. The discusser also found errors in the factor grading for cases 76, 91, 93, 100, 117, and 127. Discussion is followed by closure from the author.

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  • Accession Number: 00779710
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Contract Numbers: 104UTA0454, CMS-9624544, ARP 302
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 26 1999 12:00AM