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  • A rockfill triaxial cell with suction control 

    Chavez, C.; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo (2009-05)
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    This paper describes the development of a new triaxial cell specifically built to test coarse granular material under partially saturated conditions. The partial saturation is achieved by imposing a total suction that is ...
  • Yielding of coarse granular aggregates 

    Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Ortega, Enrique; Chavez, C. (2011)
    Conference lecture
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    Yielding of granular aggregates is associated with particle breakage. Breakage depends on the rock toughness, particle geometry, density of aggregate, current grain size distribution, stress intensity and relative humidity. ...