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<p>As a result of the widespread use of the landslide classifications of Varnes (1978) and Hutchinson (1988), certain terms describing common types of flow like mass movements have become entrenched in the language of engineering geology. Example terms include ...
Reference: Environmental & Engineering Geoscience, Vol VII, No. 3, August 2001, pp. 221-238
Fragmental rockfall is characterized by the independent movement of individual rock fragments after detachment from a rock face. The continued operation of the process leads to the accumulation of talus slopes. On talus slopes the rockfall shadoew extends ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: Can. Geotechnical Journal, 30 620-636 (1993)
A study comparing a three-dimensional extension of the Bishop simplified method with other limit equilibrium solutions is presented. Very good correspondence is found in cases of rotational and symmetric sliding surfaces, such as ellipsoids. The Bishop method ...
Reference: Can. Geotech. J. 26, 679-686 (1989)