One-Dimensional Consolidation of Layered Systemsby Robert L. Schiffman, (M.ASCE), Prof. of Theoretical Soil Mech.; Univ. of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago Illionois and Res. Assoc., Computing Center, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO,
Jack R. Stein, Res. Asst. in Soil Mech.; Univ. of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, IL,
Serial Information: Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division, 1970, Vol. 96, Issue 4, Pg. 1499-1504
Document Type: Journal Paper
An analytical solution to the layered consolidation problem for a general set of boundary conditions and an arbitrary load history is presented herein. An example is provided in which the soil profile consists of four compressible layers.
Subject Headings: Layered systems | Soil compression | History | Boundary conditions | Soil analysis | Arbitration | Load history
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