Site factors controlling liquefaction.

R. M. Blazquez, R. J. Krizek, Z. P. Bazant

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The results reported in this investigation demonstrate that 'site' factors, such as the shear resistance of the overburden, seepage conditions, nature of the loading history, layer thickness, bulk compressibility, and phase coupling, greatly affect the pore pressure increase in saturated sand layers subjected to a seismic excitation. -from ASCE Publications Abstracts

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)785-801
Number of pages17
JournalJournal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, ASCE
Issue numberGT7, Proc. Paper 15577
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

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