Seepage Requirements of Filters and Pervious Bases

by Harry R. Cedergren,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1962, Vol. 127, Issue 1, Pg. 1090-1107

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Waterremoving capabilities of two types of granular filter designs are analyzed by flow-net; typical solutions and numerical examples are presented to emphasize importance of boundary conditions and permeability upon water-removing capacity; use in dams and pavements.

Subject Headings: Seepage | Filters | Pavement design | Boundary conditions | Pavement condition | Granular materials | Permeability (soil) | Dams | Numerical analysis

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