Liquefaction Analysis by Using Laboratory Scale Shaking Table Test Device

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering book series (LNCE, volume 6)

Abstract

Liquefaction is the one of the major problems in geotechnical engineering. Especially; deaths, structural damages and financial loss can occur after liquefaction. Therefore, liquefaction potential of the soils should be determined before the construction. In this study, silty sand soils were taken from the city of Eskisehir, Turkey. Reconstituted samples were tested by using laboratory scale shaking table test device. Liquefaction potential of the soil samples were determined and the test results were discussed.

Keywords

Liquefaction Shaking table test Silty sand 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This study was supported by Anadolu University Scientific Research Projects Commission under the grant no: 1605F415. Special thanks to Anadolu University Scientific Research Project Presidency.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Engineering Faculty, Civil Engineering DepartmentAnadolu UniversityEskisehirTurkey

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