Measurement of the Premeability of Tri-Axially Anisotrophic Soil

by M. Maasland,
D. Kirkham,


Serial Information: Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 3, Pg. 25-34


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Effect on piezometer measurements of anisotropy in horizontal plane is analyzed; anisotropy does not significantly affect numerical value of shape factor of piezometer cavity; it may consequently be ignored in computation of soil permeability for type of measurements considered.



Subject Headings: Anisotropy | Measuring instruments | Soil analysis | Permeability (soil) | Computing in civil engineering | Cavitation | Soil classification | Numerical analysis

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