3_CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011 CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011

3_CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011 CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011 - using...

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using the effective weight concept: = 6'(100 pet} + 4'(118-62.4 pet} + 6'(126-62.4 pet}+4'(120-62.4 pet} = 600 pst + 222 pst + 382 pst + 230 pst: 1434 pst 0" h = K (J'y : 0.5 (1434 pst) : 717 pst • U - 14' (62.4 pet): 874 pst (a' h + u): 717 pst+ 874pst: 1591 pst Geostatic Stress Example 2 .. j'O ~'500' ~. 'ODD ;..~-:. .-~ What happens when the GWT (ground water table) rises? Look at a sample profile: o~ .• ~ •._. ... ~ . . ~ ..... ~ .. _ ":'jJ~l .. .:=~ . . . ~.o .•. poI ...•. 10' ". ·0······ ·········0,,········ .·0···········
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2012 for the course CEG 4012 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.

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