Accession Number : AD0750309

Title :   Dynamic Response of Reinforced Openings in Rock,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DIV NORTH CENTRAL CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : Blakey,Lewis H.

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The purpose of the paper is to report the development of a solution, using the finite element method (FEM), to the problem of the dynamic response of reinforced circular openings in rock subjected to ground motion resulting from nuclear explosions, earthquakes, or other disturbances of the underground environment. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERGROUND STRUCTURES, ROCK), (*ROCK, LOADS(FORCES)), SEISMIC WAVES, ORIFICES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, DYNAMICS

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE