Grain crushing in sand-structure problems

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ConferenceCANCAM 2003: 01 June 2003, Calgary, Alberta
Pages312313; # of pages: 2
AbstractThe results of modified direct shear tests provided by Hoteit (1990) were analyzed to confirm the existence of crushing and the evaluate the extent of its effect. Hoteit conducted an extensive experimental program on both loose and dense Quiou sand from Bretagne, France, at two initial confining pressures, 100 and 350 kPa, at the Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number39818
NPARC number20386249
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