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Deformation, diagenesis and the mechanical behaviour of chalk.

Clayton, CRI and Matthews, MC (1987) Deformation, diagenesis and the mechanical behaviour of chalk. Deformation of sediments and sedimentary rocks. pp. 55-62.

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The chalk of England is a highly variable material resulting from numerous deformation processes of which the most important are diagenetic or tectonic in nature. The engineering behaviour of the chalk is influenced greatly by these processes thus giving rise to the necessity of carrying out studies of physical properties to aid the prediction of engineering performance. -from Authors

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Surrey research (other units)
Authors :
Clayton, CRI
Date : 1 December 1987
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 17 May 2017 13:04
Last Modified : 24 Jan 2020 23:22

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