Specimen Preparation and Liquefaction of Sands

by Richard S. Ladd, (A.M.ASCE), Assoc. and Lab Dir.; Woodward-Moorhouse and Assocs., Inc., Clifton, NJ,

Serial Information: Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, 1974, Vol. 100, Issue 10, Pg. 1180-1184

Document Type: Journal Paper


This note presents results of a liquefaction testing program performed on three different sands, specimens of which were prepared by two common but different methods. Results demonstrate that specimen preparation methods significantly affected the liquefaction behavior.

Subject Headings: Soil liquefaction

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