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Title: Seepage-based factor of safety analysis using 3D groundwater simulation results
Authors: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Jacksonville District.
Cheng, Hwai-Ping.
Winters, Kevin D.
England, Stephen M.
Pickett, Ryan E.
Keywords: Groundwater
Earthen structures
Hydraulic structures
Finite element model
Factors of safety
Publisher: Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Technical note (Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering (U.S.)) ; XI-2.
Description: Technical Note
Purpose: The purpose of this Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) is to document techniques for computing Factors of Safety (FoS) for seepage-related soil instability of earthen structures, using the simulation results from a 3D, finite-element groundwater model.
Appears in Collections:CHETN - SECTION 11 - Groundwater Hydraulics

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