Accession Number:

AD0429964

Title:

PRELIMINARY DESIGN OF DYNAMIC-STATIC DIRECT SHEAR APPARATUS FOR SOILS AND ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHIES OF SOIL DYNAMICS AND CRATERING,

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Corporate Author:

NOTRE DAME UNIV IND

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Report Date:

1963-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

207.0

Abstract:

This report contains a critical review of the literature on the dynamic testing of soils. The review was conducted prior to the design of an apparatus for dynamic direct shear tests. The specifications for the apparatus generated from this review and the preliminary design of the apparatus are presented. Included are appendixes containing annotated bibliographies 421 entries on soil dynamics, stress-wave propagation, and nuclear and high-explosive cratering. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE