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    Papers on Soils 1959 Meetings

    Committee D-18
    Published: 1960

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    Table of Contents



    Introduction: Soil Mechanics Progress in 1959

    Dynamic and Static Resistance of Cohesive Soil 1846–1958

    The Influence of Rate of Strain on Effective Stresses in Sensitive Clay

    A Method for Adjusting Strain-Rates to Obtain Pore Pressure Measurements in Triaxial Shear Tests

    Apparatus for Repeated Load Tests on Soils

    Strain-Rate Behavior of Clay and Organic Soils

    Automation in Consolidation Testing

    Time Effects in the Consolidation of Clays

    The Use of Visco-Elastic Stress-Strain Laws in Soil Testing

    History and Development of the Atterberg Limits Tests

    Use of a One-Point Liquid Limit Procedure

    Ohio Adopts the One-Point Mechanical Method for Determining the Liquid Limit of Soils

    Correlation of Atterberg Limits with Geology of Deep Cores from Subsidence Areas in California

    Investigations of the Liquid Limit Test on Soils

    Liquid Limit Results from Various Types of Grooving Tools

    Recommendations for Changes in the Liquid Limit Test

    Plastic Limit—Comparison of Cube and Standard Thread Test Methods

    Penetration Tests for Liquid Limit

    Laboratory and Field Tests of Granular Soil-Cement Mixtures for Base Courses

    Powder versus Slurry Application of Lime for Soil Stabilization

    Improved Determination of Preconsolidation Pressure of a Sensitive Clay

    Measurement of Excess Hydrostatic Pressures in Soils

    Moisture and Strength Variation in a Thick, Uniform Clay Layer

    Repeated Plate-Loading Tests on Compacted Subgrades

    Some Laboratory Studies of the Moisture-Density Relations of Soils

    On Determination of Dynamic Characteristics of Soil In Situ

    Effect of Temperature on Moisture Contents as Determined by Centrifuge and Tension Techniques

    Effect of Particle Shape and Texture on the Strength of Noncohesive Aggregates

    Triaxial Compression Tests on Soils Using Variable Lateral Pressure

    Identifying Soils by a Triangle Based on Unified Soil Classification System

    Committee: D18

    DOI: 10.1520/STP254-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5952-5

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-6106-1