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Classic EDS Journal Articles

Collected below are important journal articles related to Embankments, Dams, and Slopes that were published in the ASCE Journal of Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division (JSMFD) before 1983. Articles from 1983 to present in the Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering are available online at https://ascelibrary.org/toc/jggefk/current.

1982

Chowdhury, R.N., 1982. "Probabilistic model of progressive failure of slopes." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 108(GT6).

Simmons, M.D., 1982. "Remedial Treatment Exploration, Wolf Creek Dam, Ky." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 108(GT7)

D'Andrea, R.A. and Sangrey, D.A., 1982. "Safety factors for probabilistic slope design." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 108(GT9)

Reddy, A.S. and Rao, K.S., 1982. "Stability of slopes by method of characteristics." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 108(GT9)

1979

Richardson, A.M., 1979. "Landslide in claystone derived soil." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 105(GT7)

Garber, M. and Baker, R., 1979. "Extreme-value problems of limiting equilibrium." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 105(GT10). with discussion and closure from 1981. 107(GT01).

1978

Benzekri, M. and Marchand, R.J., 1978. "Foundation Grouting at Moulay Youssef Dam." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 104(GT09).

Pyke, R.M., Knuppel, L.A. and Lee, K.L., 1978. "Liquefaction potential of hydraulic fills." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 104(GT11).

1977

Eisenstein, Z. and Law, S.T., 1977. "Analysis of consolidation behavior of Mica dam." Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering, 103(GT8).

Hovland, H.J., 1977. "Three-dimensional slope stability analysis method." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 105(GT9). with discussion from 1978.

1975

Brown, C.B. and Sheu, M.S., 1975. "Effects of deforestation on slopes." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 101(GT2)

1974

Sembenelli, P. and Fagiolo, M., 1974. "Aguada Blanca Rockfill Dam with Metal Facing." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 100(GT1).

Wang, W.L. and Yen, B.C., 1974. "Soil arching in slopes." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 100(GT1).

Arango, I. and Seed, H.B., 1974. "Seismic stability and deformation of clay slopes." Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, 100(GT2), pp.139-156.

Wesley, L.D., 1974. "Tjipanundjang Dam in West Java, Indonesia." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 100(GT5).

Gordon, B.B. and Dayton, D.J., 1974. "Seismic stability of Upper San Leandro Dam." Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 100(GT5).

1973

Penman, A. and Charles, A., 1973. "Constructional deformations in rockfill dam." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 99(SM2).

Lefebvre, G., Duncan, J.M., and Wilson, E.L., 1973. "Three-Dimensional Finite Element Analyses of Dams." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 99(SM7).

Duncan, J.M. and Buchignani, A.L., 1973. "Failure of Underwater Slope in San Francisco Bay." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 99(SM9).

Noble, H.L., 1973. "Residual strength and landslides in clay and shale." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 99(SM9).

Dixon, S.J. and Burke, J.W., 1973. "Liquefaction case history." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 99(SM11).

1972

Moayeri, M.S., 1972. "Seepage through dams with horizontal toe drain." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 98(SM5).

Wright, S.G., Duncan, J.M. and Beene, R.R., 1972. "Analyses of Waco Dam Slide." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 98(SM9).

Barron, R.A., 1972. "Abutment and Foundation Treatment for High Embankment Dams on Rock." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 98(SM10).

Desai, C.S., 1972. "Seepage analysis of earth banks under drawdown." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 98(SM11).

Romani, F., Lovell Jr, C.W. and Harr, M.E., 1972. "Influence of progressive failure on slope stability." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div, 98(SM11).

1971

Dvinoff, A.H. and Harr, M.E., 1971. "Phreatic surface location after drawdown." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 97(SM1)

Chen, W.F. and Giger, M.W., 1971. "Limit analysis of stability of slopes." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 97(SM1)

Smith, T. and Forsyth, R., 1971. "Potrero Hill Slide and Correction." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 97(SM3).

Christoulas, D.G., 1971. "Approximate solution to flow problem under dams." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 97(SM11)

1965

Casagrande, A., 1965. "Role of the calculated risk in earthwork and foundation engineering." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 91(SM4), pp.1-40.     Reprint of Second Terzaghi Lecture with discussions

Serafim, J.L. and Campo, A.D., 1965. "Interstitial pressures on rock foundations of dams." Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 91(SM5)

Bonazzi, D., 1965. "Alluvium grouting proved effective on alpine dam." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 91(SM6), pp.81-96.

1964

Patel, V.J., Krishnayya, A.V. and Arora, K.L., 1965. "Mechanics of inclined filters in earth dams." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 90(SM2), pp.87-110.

1963

Leonards, G.A. and Narain, J., 1963. "Flexibility of clay and cracking of earth dams." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 89(SM2)

Knight, D.K., 1963. "Oahe Dam: geology, embankment, and cut slopes." Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div., 89(SM2)

Kenney, T.C., 1963. "Stability of cuts in soft soils." Journal of the Soil Mechanics & Foundations Div., 89(SM5), pp.17-37.