Experimental study on the micro-fabric of frozen sediment using triaxial deformation and computerized tomography
Abstract:The micro-fabric of frozen sediment was studied using a triaxial deformation machine with computerized tomography (CT) to describe a quantitative relationship between microstructure and mechanical behaviour at different temperatures and confining pressures. Micro-fabric changes were described by CT images and CT values. Relationships between CT values and the stress-strain curves were analyzed. It was shown that CT values can describe the deformation quantitatively.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 2003
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