Dates: Wednesday June 07 2023 - Thursday June 08 2023
Location: Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel Denver, CO
Sponsored by: D18 Soil and Rock
The Symposium on Shear Testing of Soils will be held on June 7th and 8th, 2023. Sponsored by ASTM Committee D18 on Soil and Rock, the symposium will be held at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, CO, in conjunction with the June standards development meetings of the committee.
This symposium will provide a forum for experts from around the world to discuss the need for new or revisions to current ASTM standards used in laboratory ring shear, direct shear, direct simple shear, and vane shear testing of soils, which includes specimen preparation, reconstitution, consolidation, and drainage during consolidation and shearing. Field shear testing, e.g., field vane shear, T-Bar, and cone penetrometer, and pressuremeter, is also applicable.Topics for this symposium include:
The language of the symposium will be English.
More information on submitting an abstract will be coming soon. Please check back in mid-August.
Additional information about the symposium is available from the Symposium Chair and Co-chairs.
Timothy D. Stark
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Phone: +1 217-333-7394
Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI)
Phone: +47 9281 9586