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TYPICAL SOIL PARAMETERS

Void Ratio
http://www.geotecdata.info/parameter/void-ratio.html

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Sw iss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of Swis s Road and Traffic Engineers
Das, B., Advanced Soil Mechanics. Taylor & Francis, London & New York, 2008.
Hough, B., Basic soil engineering. Ronald Press Company, New York, 1969.
Terzaghi, K., Peck, R., and Mesri, G., Soil Mechanics in Engineering Prac tice. Wiley, New York, 1996.
Obrzud R. & Truty, A.THE HARDENING SOIL MODEL - A PRACTICAL GUIDEBOOK Z Soil.PC 100701 report, revised
31.01.2012

Internal Friction Angle


http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/angle-of-friction.html

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Sw iss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of Swis s Road and Traffic Engineers
JON W. KOLOSKI, SIGMUND D. SCHWARZ, and DONALD W. TUBBS, Geotechnical Properties of Geologic Materials,
Engineering Geology in Washington, Volume 1, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources Bulletin 78, 1989,
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Carter, M. and Bentley, S. (1991). Correlations of soil properties. Penetech Press Publishers, London.
Meyerhof, G. (1956). Penetration tests and bearing capacity of cohesionless soils. J Soils Mechanics and Foundation
Division ASCE, 82(SM1).
Peck, R., Hanson,W., and Thornburn, T. (1974). Foundation Engineering Handbook. Wiley, London.
Obrzud R. & Truty, A.THE HARDENING SOIL MODEL - A PRACTICAL GUIDEBOOK Z Soil.PC 100701 report, revised
31.01.2012
Minnesota Department of Transportation, Pavement Design, 2007

Cohesion
http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/cohesion.html

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Swiss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of S wiss Road and
Traffic Engineers
Minnesot a Department of Transportation, Pavement Design, 2007
NAVFAC Design Manual 7.2 - Foundations and Earth Structures,SN 0525-LP-300-7071,
REVALIDA TE D BY CHA NGE 1 SEP TEMBER 1986

Dry Unit Weight


http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/soil-dry-unit-weight.html

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Swiss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of S wiss Road and
Traffic Engineers

Youngs Modulus (E)


http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/soil-young's-modulus.html

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Obrzud R. & Truty, A.THE HARDENING SOIL MODEL - A PRA CTICA L GUIDEBOOK Z Soil.PC
100701 report, revised 31.01.2012
Kezdi, A. (1974). Handbook of Soil Mechanics. Elsevier, Amsterdam.
Prat, M., Bisch, E., Millard, A., Mestat, P., and Cabot, G. (1995). La modelisation des ouvrages.
Hermes, Paris.

Permeability (Hydraulic Conductivity)


http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/permeability.html

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Swiss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of S wiss Road and
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Cart er, M. and Bentley, S. (1991). Correlations of soil properties. Penetech Press Publishers,
London.
Leonards G. A. Ed. 1962, Foundation ENgineering. McGraw Hill Book Company
Dysli M. and Steiner W., 2011, Correlations in soil mechanics, PPUR
West, T.R., 1995. Geology applied to engineering. Prentice Hall, 560 pp.

Porosity (http://www.geotechdata.info/parameter/soil-porosity.html)

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Sw iss Standard SN 670 010b, Characteristic Coefficients of soils, Association of Swis s Road and Traffic Engineers
Das, B., Advanced Soil Mechanics. Taylor & Francis, London & New York, 2008.
Hough, B., Basic soil engineering. Ronald Press Company, New York, 1969.
Terzaghi, K., Peck, R., and Mesri, G., Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice. Wiley, New York, 1996.

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Obrzud R. & Truty, A.THE HARDENING SOIL MODEL - A PRACTICAL GUIDEBOOK Z Soil.PC 100701 report, revised
31.01.2012