On Cyclic Degradation of Clay.

TitleOn Cyclic Degradation of Clay.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1981
AuthorsT Hueckel, and R Nova
JournalRivista Italiana Di Geotecnica
Volume15
Start Page223
Issue4
Pagination223 - 234
Date Published01/1981
Abstract

The paper shows that a suitable constitutive model of soil behavior gives useful information on the variation of strength and deformability of a clay due to cyclic loading. This allows a comprehensive understanding of the cyclic degradation and a substantial saving of experimental work.

Short TitleRivista Italiana Di Geotecnica