Shear Behaviour of Rock Joints
This title covers the fundamental properties of rock joints, the method of laboratory testing of rock joints, and shear strength assessment under different loading conditions. This work is intended as a reference text for students and practitioners in mining and rock engineering.
Table of Contents
1. Characterisation of Joint Surface Roughness, 2 Shear Behaviour of Clean Rock Joints, 3 Infilled Rock Joint Behaviour, 4 Modelling the Shear Behaviour of Rock Joints, 5 Simplified Approach for using CNS technique in Practice, 6 Highlights of Rock Joint Behaviour under CNL and CNS Conditions and Recommendations for the Future.
Asadul Haque (Author) , Buddhima Indrarata (Author) University of Wollongong, Australia