Accession Number : ADA136497

Title :   Proceedings, Seminar on Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering Held at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 21 September 1982.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Hynes-Griffin,M E ; Buege,L L

PDF Url : ADA136497

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 592

Abstract : Contents: Applications of Probabilistic Methods in Geotechnical Engineering; Probabilistic Seismic and Geotechnical Evaluation at a Dam Site; Probabilistic Slope Stability Methodology; Probability of Liquefaction in a 3-D Soil Deposit; Probabilistic Design of Flood Levees; Probabilistic and Statistical Methods for Determining Rock Mass Deformability Beneath Foundations: An Overview; Simple Statistical Methodology for Evaluating Rock Mechanics Exploration Data; New Developments in Statistical Techniques for Analyzing Rock Slope Stability.

Descriptors :   *Soil mechanics, *Rock mechanics, Civil engineering, Soils, Rock, Mechanical properties, Statistical analysis, Failure(Mechanics), Mathematical prediction, Mathematical models, Probability, Earthquakes, Stability, Embankments, Deformation, Symposia

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Seismology
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE