Accession Number : ADA119656

Title :   Geotechnical Centrifuges Observed in the Soviet Union, 6-29 September 1979.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS GEOTECHNICAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Gilbert,Paul A

PDF Url : ADA119656

Report Date : Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : In 1979 a team of U.S. geotechnical engineers visited to the U.S.S.R. to observe demonstrations of centrifuge devices and to discuss soil modeling techniques with representatives of the Soviet Union. This report presents details of the visit and an assessment of centrifuge modeling research in the Soviet Union. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Soil models, *Centrifuges, USSR, Soil mechanics, Earth dams, Embankments, Foundations(Structures), Test facilities, Scientific organizations

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE