Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

3-11-1991

Session End Date

3-15-1991

Abstract

The papers received for this session may be classified into five general topic areas; the number of papers in each subtopic area is shown in parentheses.

1. Slope stability analysis incorporating dynamic loading Ÿanalysis methods (3)

Ÿdynamic effects on soil properties (2)

Ÿcase study (1)

2. Dynamic response of embankment dams

Ÿanalysis methods (5)

Ÿcase studies (2)

3. Dynamic deformation analysis

Ÿanalysis methods adapted for a specific case (3)

Ÿcomparison of analysis methods (1)

4. Dynamic deformation or stability analysis incorporating pore pressure development or liquefaction considerations Ÿanalysis methods (3)

Ÿanalysis methods developed for a specific case (2)

Ÿcase history of remediation (1)

5. Special studies Ÿhillside stability monitoring system (1)

Ÿanalysis of response of numerous dams to earthquake loading (1)

A brief synopsis of each of the papers will be provided in the order indicated above, followed by an analysis and commentary on the significance of the papers.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Appears In

International Conferences on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics

Meeting Name

Second Conference

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

3-11-1991

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1991 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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Mar 11th, 12:00 AM Mar 15th, 12:00 AM

General Report Session 7: Stability of Slopes and Earth Dams Under Earthquakes

St. Louis, Missouri

The papers received for this session may be classified into five general topic areas; the number of papers in each subtopic area is shown in parentheses.

1. Slope stability analysis incorporating dynamic loading Ÿanalysis methods (3)

Ÿdynamic effects on soil properties (2)

Ÿcase study (1)

2. Dynamic response of embankment dams

Ÿanalysis methods (5)

Ÿcase studies (2)

3. Dynamic deformation analysis

Ÿanalysis methods adapted for a specific case (3)

Ÿcomparison of analysis methods (1)

4. Dynamic deformation or stability analysis incorporating pore pressure development or liquefaction considerations Ÿanalysis methods (3)

Ÿanalysis methods developed for a specific case (2)

Ÿcase history of remediation (1)

5. Special studies Ÿhillside stability monitoring system (1)

Ÿanalysis of response of numerous dams to earthquake loading (1)

A brief synopsis of each of the papers will be provided in the order indicated above, followed by an analysis and commentary on the significance of the papers.