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Engineering in Diatomateous Earth: Home

Diatomaceous Soils

The articles and papers on this page are relating specifically to diatomaceous soils, although the types of these soils and their environments vary.  The link will take you either to the abstract or the full-text document, and a short description from the abstract can be viewed by hovering over the link. The date is listed after the abstract. If the article is not listed as full-text or available from the library, it can be obtained by the library through interlibrary loan.

Articles and papers not available in English

Rapid Load Test of a Steel Pipe Pile Driven in a Diatomaceous Mudstone 1995
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jscej1984/1995/517/1995_517_13/_article

Construction of Open-Ended Steel Pipe Piles in Diatomaceous Mudstone and Prediction of Load-Displacement Relations by Dynamic Load Testing

https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jscej1984/1998/610/1998_610_1/_article

 

Mechanical behavior of a strongly-structured natural sedimentary soil 2004

http://en.cnki.com.cn/Article_en/CJFDTOTAL-YTLX200408006.htm

 

CONSTRUCTION OF OPEN-ENDED STEEL PIPE PILES IN DIATOMACEOUS MUDSTONE AND PREDICTION OF LOAD-DISPLACEMENT RELATIONS BY DYNAMIC LOAD TESTING

https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jscej1984/1998/610/1998_610_1/_article