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Measurement and use of shear wave velocity for evaluating dynamic soil properties

proceedings of a session

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Published by ASCE in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil dynamics -- Testing -- Congresses.,
  • Shear waves -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementsponsored by the Geotechnical Engineering Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers in conjunction with the ASCE Convention in Denver, Colorado, May 1, 1985 ; edited by Richard D. Woods.
    ContributionsWoods, Richard D., American Society of Civil Engineers. Geotechnical Engineering Division., ASCE National Convention (1985 : Denver, Colo.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA710.5 .M4 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 78 p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2557157M
    ISBN 100872624560
    LC Control Number85070486

    Field measurement of shear wave velocity of soils Fanyu Zhu, K.R. Peaker and Shaheen Ahmad Shaheen and Peaker Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ABSTRACT In this study, S-wave velocity survey was carried out at a site near a drilled borehole. The test data of a firm silty clay. The objectives of this study are to investigate the relationship between static and dynamic elastic moduli determined using shear-wave velocity measurements and to demonstrate the practical potential of the shear-wave velocity method for in situ dynamic modulus evaluation. Three hundred by mm concrete cylinders were prepared from three different mixtures with target compressive Cited by: 5.

    Jun 01,  · This paper deals with determination of shear wave velocity in the soil directly in-situ by dynamic tests. Self-developed dynamic excitation impulse device was used in order to excite the soil during the tests. Consequently, accelerations of the soil vibration were measured by portable five-channel measurement equipment. Recorded data were evaluated by self-developed Square of Accelerations Author: Milan Sokol, Lenka Konecna. The dynamic properties of the soil can be determined in two different ways. The first one is the common way, using the Rayleigh Waves dispersion on the soil surface, and the back calculation to shear wave profiles. The second approach is the back calculation of the .

    investigated the effect of compaction energy on the shear stiffness of compacted soil. This paper examines the effect of compaction en-ergy on the dynamic properties of compacted soil, namely the shear wave velocity and the small strain shear modulus. Specimens compacted at moisture contents ranging from dry to wet of OMC under. The small-strain shear modulus depends on stress in uncemented soils. In effect, the shear-wave velocity, which is often used to calculate shear stiffness, follows a power equation with the mean effective stress in the polarization plane V s = α (σ m ′ / 1 kPa) β, where the α factor is the velocity at 1 kPa, and the β exponent captures the velocity sensitivity to the state of stress.


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Measurement and Use of Shear Wave Velocity for Evaluating Dynamic Soil Properties [Richard D. Woods] on gemhallphotography.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying gemhallphotography.com: Richard D. Woods. What is shear wave velocity in the following soils.

soil strength and soil mechanics articles. There is a book published by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists in on Near-Surface. Get this from a library. Measurement and use of shear wave velocity for evaluating dynamic soil properties: proceedings of a session.

[Richard D Woods; American Society of Civil Engineers. Geotechnical Engineering Division.;]. Shear wave velocity measurements and soil–pile system identifications in dynamic centrifuge tests Article (PDF Available) in Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering 12(2) · April with Reads. Small-strain shear wave velocity measurements provide a promising supplement and in some cases, where only geophysical measurements are possible, may be the only alternative to the penetration-based approach.

This report presents guidelines for evaluating. Seismic CPT to Measure In-Situ Shear Wave Velocity. A new test, called the seismic cone penetration test (SCPT) is described. A small rugged velocity seismometer has been incorporated into an electronic cone penetrometer. The combination of the seismic downhole method and the CPT logging provide an extremely rapid, reliable and economic means of determining stratigraphic, strength and modulus Cited by: Dec 15,  · Ohta T, Goto N, Kagami H, Shiono K () Shear wave velocity measurement during a standard penetration test.

Earthq Eng Struct Dyn – As cited in Hanumantharao C, Ramana GV () Dynamic soil properties for microzonation of Delhi, India. May 17,  · Stokoe K H, Nazarian S. Use of Rayleigh waves in liquefaction studies.

In: Woods R D, ed. Measurement and Use of Shear Wave Velocity for Evaluating Dynamic Soil Properties. ASCE, New York, 1– Google ScholarCited by: 9. Evaluation of Shear Modulus and Damping in Dynamic Centrifuge Tests A.J.

Brennan1, N.I. Thusyanthan2 & S.P.G. Madabhushi3 CUED/D-SOILS/TR () 1 Research Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge where Vs is shear wave velocity and ρ. This test method covers the laboratory use of piezo-ceramic bender elements to determine the shear wave velocity in soil specimens.

A shear wave is generated at one boundary of a soil specimen and then received at an opposite boundary. The shear wave travel time is measured, which over a known travel distance yields the shear wave velocity. How to Measure Shear-Wave Velocity (Vs) Vs can be measured through several different approaches: surface-wave survey, refraction survey, down-hole survey, cross-hole survey, and laboratory measurement (see illustrations below).

SHEAR WAVE VELOCITY AND ITS EFFECT ON SEISMIC DESIGN FORCES AND LIQUEFACTION ASSESSMENT Thomas G. Thomann Khaled Chowdhury URS Corporation URS Corporation New York, NY (USA) New York, NY (USA) ABSTRACT The shear wave velocity of soil and rock is one of the key components in establishing the design response spectra, and therefore the seismic.

Aug 24,  · Outline 1 Introduction Dynamic Soil Properties 2 Measurement of Dynamic Soil Properties Field tests, Laboratory tests 3 Stress-Strain behavior of Cyclically Loaded Soils Equivalent linear model, Shear modulus, Damping ratio Cristian Soriano Camelo (UFRJ) Soil Dynamics August 17ht, 2 /.

Shear wave velocity is an important parameter for evaluating the dynamic behaviour of soil in the shallow subsurface. Thus site characterization in calculating seismic hazards is usually based on the near surface shear wave velocity values. The average shear wave velocity for the top 30 m of soil is referred to as V S For earthquake Cited by: Nov 11,  · Shear wave propagation in soil is a physical phenomenon and has been used widely for monitoring and seismic property assessment in geotechnical engineering.

Shear wave velocity V s and small-strain shear modulus G 0 are the key parameters in. Significant prior publications dedicated to dynamic soil properties are cited. Two major advancements in dynamic soil property measurement are highlighted, namely: Combined cyclic torsional shear and resonant column, and wave propagation velocity measurements with bender gemhallphotography.com by: This paper was attempted to determine dynamic characteristics of peat soil such as shear wave velocity (Vs) using Multi-channel Analysis of Surface Wave (MASW) technique and shear modulus using a conversion of shear wave velocity with empirical formula where the density of peat was needed thus the density were calculated after collecting the Cited by: 2.

Among these testing methods, the shear wave velocity technique is thought to best represent the dynamic properties of soils. Because the soil liquefaction phenomenon is directly related to the dynamic properties of soil, the shear wave velocity /96/$ Elsevier Science gemhallphotography.com by: Shear wave velocity (vs), dynamic shear modulus G, and damping characteristics of soils are important parameters required for dynamic site response analysis as well as for design and performance evaluation of earth structures and foundations.

Proper choice of such input soil parameters is anCited by: Abstract. In this chapter, liquefaction potential of soil is evaluated within deterministic as well as probabilistic framework based on the post-liquefaction shear wave velocity (V s) measurement data using a soft computing technique, multi-gene genetic programming (MGGP), which is a variant genetic programming (GP).On the basis of the developed limit state function by the MGGP, a mapping Cited by: 2.

A procedure for evaluating liquefaction resistance of soils based on the shear wave velocity measurements is outlined in the paper.

The procedure follows the general formal of the Seed-Idriss simplified procedure. In addition, it was developed following suggestions from industry, researchers, and practitioners.

The procedure correctly predicts moderate to high liquefaction potential for over Author: Sheng Jie Di, Ming Yuan Wang, Zhi Gang Shan, Hai Bo Jia.Luna, R. and H. Jadi, "Determination of Dynamic Soil Properties Using Geophysical Methods," Proceedings of the First International Conference on the Application of Geophysical and NDT Methodologies to Transportation Facilities and Infrastructure, St.

Louis, MO, December 1 DETERMINATION OF DYNAMIC SOIL PROPERTIES USING GEOPHYSICAL METHODS.Source: after Mayne et al. () Figure Soil unit weight relationship with shear wave velocity Unit Weight from Cone Penetration Tests For the CPT, an empirical correlation relates the total unit weight to the measured CPT sleeve friction (Figure ).