cohesionless soil


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cohesionless soil

A soil which when unconfined has no significant cohesion when submerged, and no significant strength when air-dried.
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Fannin, "A large permeameter for study of internal stability in cohesionless soils," Geotechnical Testing Journal, vol.
Potts, "Stability of a shallow circular tunnel in cohesionless soil," Geotechnique, vol.
Penetration tests and Bearing Capacity of cohesionless soil Journal of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Division ASCE 82 (1) 1102-1114 (1956).
Lade, "Elastic-plastic stress-strain theory for cohesionless soil with curved yield surfaces," International journal of solids and structures, vol.
Other researchers have concentrated on the uplift behavior of piles in cohesionless soil [22-24].
[15] proposed a theoretical analysis of net uplift capacity of horizontal strip anchor in cohesionless soil using Koiter's equation.
The simulations of triaxial stress-strain response show that the modified PZIII model is capable of representing the key features of cohesionless soil, such as nonlinearity, dilatancy, and pressure dependency.
Effects of end conditions on triaxial compressive strength for cohesionless soil. In Advanced triaxial testing of soil and rock.
The development and verification of new tools to assess site-specific liquefaction potential, for example, require access to cohesionless soil sites where liquefaction has been observed during earthquakes and where soil characteristics are well-documented.
Chambon and J.-F Corte, "Shallow tunnels in cohesionless soil: stability of tunnel face," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, vol.
Duncan, "Elasto-plastic stress-strain theory for cohesionless soil with curved yield surfaces," International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol.
Duncan, "Elasto-plastic stress-strain theory for cohesionless soil," Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, vol.