Accession Number : AD0692861

Title :   DETERMINATION OF SOIL SHEAR MODULI AT DEPTHS BY IN-SITU VIBRATORY TECHNIQUES,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Ballard,R. F. , Jr

Report Date : DEC 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The purpose of the report is to investigate the possibility of measuring propagated shear waves at depth from surface induced vibrations. The desired final product is the capability of determining the shear moduli of soil in a continous profile to depths approaching or exceeding 100 ft. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, SHEAR STRESSES), VIBRATORS(MECHANICAL), SITE SELECTION, INSTRUMENTATION, PENETRATION, DENSITY, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, SENSITIVITY, HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE