Soil Shear Strength at the Structure Interface

The article presents the results of studies on soil shear strength at the interface of structures made of various materials. The authors propose procedures for performing direct shear tests at the soil-structure interface and determining the interface shear parameters according to cone penetration data. Recommendations for considering the type of construction material in soil-structure interaction calculations are provided.

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Translated from Osnovaniya, Fundamenty i Mekhanika Gruntov, No. 2, pp. 23-30, March-April, 2020.

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Isaev, O.N., Sharafutdinov, R.F. Soil Shear Strength at the Structure Interface. Soil Mech Found Eng 57, 139–146 (2020).

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