Publication Abstract

Proceedings of the International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation (41st Annual), 2016, New York, NY-Deep Foundations Track, (DFI)

Experimental Evaluation of Building Settlements Founded on Liquefiable Soils
Joseph A.W. Toth, Ramin Motamed, Farshid Ghazavi

Post-disaster reconnaissance of areas affected by earthquakes has documented extensive damage to buildings with shallow foundations located in liquefaction-prone areas. Currently, estimation of liquefaction settlement is based on empirical correlations th

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