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By Kenji Ishihara (auth.), Hanlong Liu, An Deng, Jian Chu (eds.)

"Geotechnical Engineering for catastrophe Mitigation and Rehabilitation" provides the most recent advancements and case stories within the box. All contributions to this lawsuits have been carefully reviewed to hide the latest advancements in mess ups relating to earthquakes, landslides and slopes, soil dynamics, possibility evaluation and administration, catastrophe mitigation and rehabilitation, and others. The publication could be an invaluable reference for geotechnical scientists, engineers and execs in those areas.

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Undrained response ofsaturated sands with emphasis on liquefaction and cyclic mobility. Ph. D. Theses, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Cubrinovski M. and Ishihara K. (1999). Empirical correlation between SPT N-value and relative density for sandy soils. Soils and Foundations, 39 (5): 61-71. Hight D. L. and Mundegar AX. (1999). Flow slides in micaceous sands. Proc. International Symposium on Problematic Soils, Sendai, Japan, 2: 945-958. Ishihara K. (1996). Soil behaviour in earthquake geotechnics.

20 0 100 40 60 80 20 Veltical effective stress G,(kl'a) 120 0 4 12 10 8 Shear strain y(%) 16 18 Figure 11. 70 exhibits ductile behaviour with a tendency to dilate at largely strained states, bringing up the effective stress path along the failure line. 74 containing 1% mica is shown to be brittle and have a potential to collapse at medium strains resulting in a small residual strength at a largely strained state. Hight et al. (1999) argued that, because of the aspect ratio of the mica plate as high as approximately 50: 1 compared to the rotund sand particles, the presence of even 1% mica by weights is approximately equivalent to that of25% ofmica by number of grains.

79/(2+K,l/ 0 e \ Jamuna river sand Triaxial Compression «< o • TC Sjp ~=0. ,1P : Figure 20. 2 o o Dilative beha vio ur •• • p coco •• • • ••• •• • • • •• • • 0 0 • • •• • • •• 0 . 2 ~, 0 s;» ~=0. Jo :, Figure 21. Ke-value versus residual strength normalized to the initial major principal stress comparison between triaxial compression and extension tests 2. If the residual strength is normalized to the initial major principal stress, the value of Sus/

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