Accession Number : ADA140775

Title :   Procedures for Dealing with Seismically Induced Settlements.

Descriptive Note : Periodic rept. no. 1, 20 Mar-7 Apr 84,

Corporate Author : CORK GEOTECHNICS LTD CASTLEMARTYR (IRELAND)

Personal Author(s) : Finn,W D L

PDF Url : ADA140775

Report Date : Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Plans for a series of 7 centrifuge tests have been developed which define model geometry, materials and instrumentation. Four basic model designs adopted include dry and saturated embankments with and without surcharge loading.

Descriptors :   *Embankments, Failure(Mechanics), Earthquakes, Simulation, Models

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE