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


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

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