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Geomaterials

A New Method of Estimating Wave Energy from Ground Vibrations

Author(s): K. Ram Chandar, V. R. Sastry ABSTRACT Performance of explosive energy is rated in a number of ways, obtained either from theoretical calculations or from experimental tests. However, it is difficult to determine the amount of the explosive energy … Continue reading

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Applying Empirical Methods to Assess the Internal Stability of Embankment Dam Cores of Glacial Till

Author(s):Hans Rönnqvist, Peter Viklander ABSTRACT This paper presents a database of glacial till gradations that are compiled from laboratory internal stability tests from the literature and from core soils of existing dams, some of which have experienced internal erosion. The … Continue reading

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