Modelling rapid shearing of cohesive soils along undulating shear surfaces
UNSPECIFIED (1999) Modelling rapid shearing of cohesive soils along undulating shear surfaces. In: International Symposium on Slope Stability Engineering (IS-SHIKOKU 99), NOV 08-11, 1999, MATSUYAMA, JAPAN.Full text not available from this repository.
This paper is the second of a two-part study that assesses the influence of undulating shear surfaces on the effective stress across a shear zone during rapid shearing. This part of the study uses the simple model developed in part one to investigate the influence of rate of shearing, undulation geometry, soil thickness and total normal stress on pore water pressure generation in the shear zone. These preliminary investigations illustrated a correlation between pore water pressure generation and the negative rate behaviour associated with many long run-out landslides. Therefore additional investigations have been conducted and compared with laboratory testing in the NGI/IC ring shear apparatus in which negative rate effects have been recorded and pore water pressures monitored in association with undulating shear surfaces. These comparisons are presented here and it is shown that the model has merits and illustrates the potential for further development.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)|
|Journal or Publication Title:||SLOPE STABILITY ENGINEERING, VOLS 1 & 2|
|Publisher:||A A BALKEMA PUBLISHERS|
|Editor:||Yagi, N and Yamagami, T and Jiang, JC|
|Number of Pages:||4|
|Page Range:||pp. 745-750|
|Title of Event:||International Symposium on Slope Stability Engineering (IS-SHIKOKU 99)|
|Location of Event:||MATSUYAMA, JAPAN|
|Date(s) of Event:||NOV 08-11, 1999|
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