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Title: Water saturation effects on the tensile strength of rocks
Authors: Jong, Ming Chuan
Keywords: DRNTU::Engineering::Civil engineering::Geotechnical
Issue Date: 2012
Abstract: In the design and construction of underground structures, the tensile strength of rocks is an important parameter to consider. As underground structures are often built below the groundwater table where rocks can be subjected to various degree of water saturation, this study aims to determine the effect of water saturation on the tensile strength of rocks.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10356/49192
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: restricted
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
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