Pressuremeter References

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References for our online pressuremeter information and the printed leaflet 'Using pressuremeters'. (Our complete reference list is available here)

BAGUELIN, F. , JEZEQUEL, J.F. , SHIELDS, D.H. , (1978)
The Pressuremeter and Foundation Engineering
Transtech Publications, Clausthal, Germany ISBN 0-87849-019-1.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 25
BELLOTTI, R. , GHIONNA, V. , JAMIOLKOWSKI, M. , ROBERTSON, P. , PETERSON, R. , (1989)
Interpretation of moduli from self-boring pressuremeter tests in sand
Géotechnique Vol.XXXIX, no.2, pp. 269-292.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 26
BOLTON M.D. , WHITTLE R.W. , (1999)
A non-linear elastic/perfectly plastic analysis for plane strain undrained expansion tests
Géotechnique 49, No. 1, pp 133-141.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 29
CARTER, J. P. , BOOKER, J. R. , YEUNG, S. K. , (1986)
Cavity expansion in cohesive frictional soils
Géotechnique 36, No. 3, pp 349-358
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 106
CHANDLER, R.J. , LEROUEIL, S. , TRENTER, N.A. , (1990)
Measurements of the permeability of London Clay using a self boring permeameter
Géotechnique 40, No. 1, pp 113-124.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 31
CLARKE, B.G. , CARTER, J.P. , WROTH, C.P. , (1979)
In Situ Determination of Consolidation Characteristics of Saturated Clays
Design Parameters in Geotechnical Engineering, VII ECSMFE, Brighton, Vol. 2, pp 207-211
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 32
ERVIN, M.C. , BURMAN, B.C. , HUGHES, J.M.O. , (1980)
The use of a high capacity pressuremeter for design of foundations in medium strength rock
International Conference on Structural Foundations on Rock, Sydney.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 41
GHIONNA, V. , JAMIOLKOWSKI, M. , LANCELLOTTA, R. , MANASSERO, M. , (1989)
Limit Pressure of Pressuremeter Tests
Proc. of 12th ICSMFE, Rio De Janeiro.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 48
GIBSON, R.E. , ANDERSON, W.F. , (1961)
In situ measurement of soil properties with the pressuremeter
Civil Engineering and Public Works Review, Vol. 56, No. 658 May pp 615-618.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 49
HABERFIELD, C.M. , JOHNSTON, L.W. , (1990)
The interpretation of pressuremeter tests in weak rock – theoretical analysis
Proc. 3rd Int.Symp.Pressuremeter, Oxford, pp. 169-178
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 107
HAWKINS, P.G. , MAIR, R.J. , MATHIESON, W.G. , MUIR WOOD, D. , (1990)
Pressuremeter measurement of total horizontal stress in stiff clay
Proc. ISP.3 Oxford.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 51
HOULSBY, G. , WITHERS, N.J. , (1988)
Analysis of the Cone Pressuremeter Test in Clay
Géotechnique, Vol 38, No. 4, pp 575-587.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 109
HOULSBY, G.T. , SCHNAID, F. , (1994)
Interpretation of shear moduli from cone pressuremeter tests in sand
Géotechnique 44, no.1, pp 147-164.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 108
HUGHES, J.M.O. , (1973)
An instrument for in situ measurement in soft clays
PhD Thesis, University of Cambridge.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 53
HUGHES, J.M.O. , ERVIN, M.C. , (1980)
Development of a High Pressure Pressuremeter for determining the engineering properties of soft to medium strength rocks
Proc. 3rd Aus.-NZ Conf. Geomechanics, Brisbane, pp.292-296.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 54
HUGHES, J.M.O. , WROTH, C.P. , WINDLE, D. , (1977)
Pressuremeter tests in sands
Géotechnique 4, pp 455-477.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 56
JARDINE, R.J. , (1991)
Discussing ‘Strain-dependent moduli and pressuremeter tests’
Géotechnique 41, No. 4., pp 621-624.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 57
JARDINE, R.J. , (1992)
Nonlinear stiffness parameters from undrained pressuremeter tests
Can. Geotech. 29, pp 436-447.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 58
JEFFERIES, M.G. , (1988)
Determination of horizontal geostatic stress in clay with self-bored pressuremeter
Can. Geotech. 25 (3), pp 559-573.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 60
MAIR, R.J. , WOOD, D.M. , (1987)
Pressuremeter Testing. Methods and Interpretation
Construction Industry Research and Information Association Project 335. Publ. Butterworths, London. ISBN 0-408-02434-8.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 68
MANASSERO, M. , (1989)
Stress-Strain Relationships from Drained Self Boring Pressuremeter Tests in Sand
Géotechnique 39, No.2. pp 293-307.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 69
MARSLAND, A. , RANDOLPH, M.F. , (1977)
Comparison of the Results from Pressuremeter Tests and Large Insitu Plate Tests in London Clay
Géotechnique 27 No. 2 pp 217-243.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 67
MUIR WOOD, D. , (1990)
Strain dependent soil moduli and pressuremeter tests
Géotechnique, 40, pp 509-512.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 70
NEWMAN, R.L. , CHAPMAN, T.J.P. , SIMPSON, B. , (1991)
Evaluation of pile behaviour from pressuremeter tests
Proc. Xth European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Florence, May 1991.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 71
PALMER, A.C. , (1972)
Undrained plane-strain expansion of a cylindrical cavity in clay: a simple interpretation of the pressuremeter test
Géotechnique 22 No. 3 pp 451-457.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 72
RATNAM, S. , SOGA, K. , WHITTLE, R.W. , (2005)
A field permeability measurement technique using a conventional self-boring pressuremeter
Geotechnique, 55. pp. 527-537. ISSN 0016-8505
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 105
ROWE, P.W. , (1962)
The Stress Dilatancy Relation for Static Equilibrium of an Assembly of Particles in Contact
Proceedings of the Royal Society. Vol. 269, Series A, pp 500-527.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 75
WHITTLE, R.W. , DALTON, J.C.P. , (1990)
Discussing 'Experience with the self boring rock pressuremeter'
Ground Engineering, Jan/Feb, pp 30-32.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 78
WHITTLE, R.W. , (1999)
Using non-linear elasticity to obtain the engineering properties of clay - a new solution for the self boring pressuremeter
Ground Engineering, Vol.32, No.5, pp 30-34.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 83
WINDLE, D. , WROTH, C.P. , (1977)
The Use of a Self-boring Pressuremeter to determine the Undrained Properties of Clays
Ground Engineering, September.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 86
WITHERS, N.J. , HOWIE, J. , HUGHES, J.M.O. , ROBERTSON, P.K. , (1989)
Performance and Analysis of Cone Pressuremeter Tests in Sands
Géotechnique 39, No. 3, pp 433-454.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 84
WROTH C.P. , (1984)
The Interpretation of In Situ Soil Tests
Twenty Fourth Rankine Lecture, Géotechnique 34, No. 4, pp 449-489.
Cambridge Insitu Reference ID: 90