STP254: On Determination of Dynamic Characteristics of Soil In Situ

    Bernhard, R. K.
    Professor of Engineering Mechanics, Bureau of Engineering Research, Rutgers University, The State University, New Brunswick, N.J.

    Pages: 13    Published: Jan 1960


    Field experiments to determine dynamic soil characteristics, obtained either by sinusoidal or by impact excitation, yielded almost identical values. The results coincide rather closely with previously published theoretical considerations. The reasons for some inconsistencies, not accountable for at earlier tests, are discussed.

    Paper ID: STP44329S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D18.09

    DOI: 10.1520/STP44329S

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