###### **Shear** **strength**

**Shear**modulus

**Shear**stress

**Shear**strain

**Shear**

**strength**(soil)

**Shear**

**strength**(Discontinuity)

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**shear**

**strengths**: USS: Ultimate

**Shear**

**Strength**, UTS: Ultimate Tensile

**Strength**, SYS:

**Shear**Yield Stress, TYS: Tensile Yield ... In engineering,

**shear**

**strength**is the

**strength**of a material or component against the type of yield or structural failure where ... When a paper is cut with scissors, the paper fails in

**shear**. In structural and mechanical engineering, the

**shear**

**strength**of a ...

###### **Shear** **strength** test

Soil

**shear****strength**tests are used to determine the load on soil. Some of these tests are: direct**shear**test triaxial**shear**... test vane**shear**test unconfined compression test. ...###### **Shear** **strength** (soil)

The drained

**shear****strength**is the**shear****strength**of the soil when pore fluid pressures, generated during the course of**shearing**... "Undrained**Shear****Strength**of Anisotropically Consolidated Clays", ASCE Speciality Conference on**Shear****Strength**of Cohesive Soils ... Thus there are three commonly identified**shear****strengths**for a soil undergoing**shear**: Peak**strength**τ {\displaystyle \tau } p ...**Shear****strength**is a term used in soil mechanics to describe the magnitude of the**shear**stress that a soil can sustain. The ...###### **Shear** **strength** (discontinuity)

The

**shear****strength**of a discontinuity is often considerably lower than the**shear****strength**of the blocks of intact material in ... the**shear****strength**of discontinuities influences the stress distribution in a soil or rock mass. The**shear****strength**along a ... or have the asperities been**sheared**off). Only for simple models of discontinuities the**shear****strength**can be analytically ... or empirical calculations based on characterizing the discontinuity are used to establish the**shear****strength**. Direct**shear**test ...###### Geotechnical engineering

**Shear**

**strength**The maximum

**shear**stress that can be applied in a soil mass without causing

**shear**failure. Atterberg Limits ... and compared to the soils

**shear**

**strength**as determined by Terzaghi's

**shear**

**strength**equation. Stability is ultimately decided ... Stability is determined by the balance of

**shear**stress and

**shear**

**strength**. A previously stable slope may be initially affected ... Alternatively,

**shear**

**strength**may be decreased by weathering, changes in pore water pressure, and organic material. Several ...

###### Jamestown Viaduct

"

**Shear****strength**of slab". Railway Gazette. 1 October 2005. Retrieved 9 September 2014. "Winning Corus Design Grants Historic ... 120 tonnes (120 long tons; 130 short tons) of steel and 600 cubic metres (21,000 cu ft) of high**strength**concrete were used to ...###### Plascore Incorporated

The resulting composite structure exhibits a high

**strength**-to-weight ratio and**shear****strength**.**Shear****strength**is the measured ... 2009). What is the definition of "**shear****strength**"? Plascore AS9100 and ISO-9001 Certificate "Plascore receives awards from CERN ... Plascore honeycomb is designed to increase**shear****strength**while adding minimal additional weight. Plascore is a global ... where it allows boat designers to add**strength**to hull manufacturing and also save weight, for example by using thin layers of ...###### Papercrete

... has very good

**shear****strength**as a block. Lateral load involves sideways force - the wind load on the entire area of ... However, its**strength**in model structures has been proven, and homes and small commercial buildings are being constructed. ... Papercrete has also been tested for its tensile**strength**. Fuller notes that a papercrete block is the equivalent of hundred of ... Dried papercrete has very low**strength**, but fails by slow compression (due to the large air content and hence compressibility) ...###### John Burland

Burland, J. B. (1990). "On the compressibility and

**shear****strength**of natural clays". Géotechnique. 40 (3): 329. doi:10.1680/ ... to deliver the 30th Rankine Lecture of the British Geotechnical Association titled On the compressibility and**shear****strength**of ...###### Heatable glass

EVA has low

**shear****strength**, especially in low temperatures; it results in delamination (layering). PVB - polyvinyl butyral film ... Only safe tempered glass, the**strength**of which is a lot higher than the**strength**of ordinary glass, is used in production of ... has high**shear****strength**. Heated glass Smart glass Window film Window § Solar window Article «Heatable Glass». ...###### Rankine Lecture

Burland, J. B. (1990). "On the compressibility and

**shear****strength**of natural clays". Géotechnique. 40 (3): 329. doi:10.1680/ ... Bishop, A. W. (1966). "The**Strength**of Soils as Engineering Materials". Géotechnique. 16 (2): 91. doi:10.1680/geot.1966.16.2.91 ...###### Cleveland Williams

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**sheer****strength**winning an all action bout. On November 29, 1964, in the evening, during the height of the American ... He regained his weight and**strength**by tossing 80-pound bales of hay daily on a cattle ranch till he had regained his fighting ...###### Luke Tapscott

Milbank, Zac (10 November 2009). "Luke Tapscott is rich talent and

**sheer****strength**". The Advertiser. Retrieved 31 March 2011. ...###### Scarf joint

**Shear**

**strength**is assumed to be equal to σ/2. The following equations need to be adjusted if the

**shear**

**strength**is greater than ... However, α=45° will be stronger than α=90° if

**shear**

**strength**is greater than σ/2. The joint is strongest between these two ... The second equation accounts for failure in

**shear**. Some special angles should be noted or the graphs of two equations should be ... The plain scarf is not preferred when

**strength**is required, so it is often used in decorative situations, such as the ...

###### Tilt test (geotechnical engineering)

Direct

**shear**test**Shear****strength**Triaxial**shear**test Hoek, E.; Bray, J. (1974). Rock slope engineering. London: Institute of ... In geomechanics, a tilt test is a simple test to estimate the**shear****strength**parameters of a discontinuity. Two pieces of rock ... ISBN 978-90-6191-109-8. Barton, N.R. (5-6 March 2008). "**Shear****Strength**of Rockfill, Interfaces and Rock Joints, and their ... Phien-wej, N.; Shrestha, U.B.; Rantucci, G. (1990). "Effect of infill thickness on**shear**behaviour of rock joints". In Barton, ...###### Major soil deposits of India

These soils have low

**shearing****strength**and high compressibility. The marine clays are soft and highly plastic.They contain ... It requires densification to increase its bearing capacity and**shearing****strength**. Commonly recognised plants that grow in these ... The engineering properties of such soils are as follows: High compressibility Low bearing capacity Low**shearing****strength**...###### List of Slayers characters

This

**sheer****strength**is sufficient to destroy lesser demons. Voiced by: Masahiro Anzai (Japanese); Matt Black (Episodes 11-13), ... Unlike most of the Seyruun royal family, Phil has no magical powers, but his brute**strength**crushes injustice with attacks such ... Gaav still displays a considerable amount of**strength**, far outclassing even that of Xellos, who is unquestionably the strongest ...###### SMR classification

This parameter is related to the probability of discontinuity

**shear****strength**. F3 depends on the relationship between slope (βs ... Slope Mass Rating or SMR is a rock mass classification scheme developed by Manuel Romana to describe the**strength**of an ... The term rock mass incorporates the influence of both intact material and discontinuities on the overall**strength**and behavior ... SMR uses the same first five scoring categories as RMR: Uniaxial compressive**strength**of intact rock, Rock Quality Designation ...###### Continuum mechanics

A solid is a deformable body that possesses

**shear****strength**, sc. a solid can support**shear**forces (forces parallel to the ... ISBN 0-7506-8025-3. Wright, T. W. (2002). The Physics and Mathematics of Adiabatic**Shear**Bands. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge ... the intensity of electromagnetic forces depends upon the**strength**(electric charge) of the electromagnetic field. The total ... material surface on which they act). Fluids, on the other hand, do not sustain**shear**forces. For the study of the mechanical ...###### Friction welding

This also requires the parts to have a high

**shear****strength**. Linear friction welding requires more complex machinery than spin ... Friction welding provides a "full**strength**" bond with no additional weight. Other common uses for these sorts of bi-metal joins ... This is particularly useful in aerospace, where it is used to join lightweight aluminum stock to high-**strength**steels. Normally ... such as high-**strength**heat-treated steels. Another advantage is that the motion tends to "clean" the surface between the ...###### Discontinuity (geotechnical engineering)

doi:10.1007/s10064-002-0155-4. Barton, N.R.; Choubey, V. (1977). "The

**shear****strength**of rock joints in theory and in practice ... Normally discontinuities with the same origin have broadly the same characteristics in terms of**shear****strength**, spacing between ... is a plane of physical weakness where the tensile**strength**perpendicular to the discontinuity or the**shear****strength**along the ...**shear****strength**, roughness, infill material, etc.) are broadly the same. A discontinuity may exist as a single feature (e.g. ...###### Slope stability

Stability is determined by the balance of

**shear**stress and**shear****strength**. A previously stable slope may be initially affected ... Alternatively,**shear****strength**may be decreased by weathering, changes in pore water pressure, and organic material. The field ... Mass movements can be caused by increase in**shear**stress, such as loading, lateral pressure, and transient forces. ...###### Molybdenum disulfide

... with a corresponding estimated

**shear****strength**of 56.0 MPa. Direct methods of measuring the**shear****strength**indicate that the ... The**shear****strength**of MoS2 increases as the coefficient of friction increases. This property is called superlubricity. At ... Extensive work has been performed to characterize the coefficient of friction and**shear****strength**of MoS2 in various atmospheres ... The yield**strength**of monolayer flakes was 270 GPa, while the thicker flakes were also stiffer, with a yield**strength**of 330 ...###### Sliding criterion (geotechnical engineering)

The

**shear****strength**of a discontinuity is important in, for example, tunnel, foundation, or slope engineering, but also ... If the thickness is less than the amplitude of the roughness, the**shear****strength**will be influenced by the wall material and ... Softening infill material will under the influence of water or displacements, attain in lower**shear****strength**and will act as a ... The sliding criterion (discontinuity) is a tool to estimate easily the**shear****strength**properties of a discontinuity in a rock ...###### Electric resistance welding

The bonded materials typically exhibit excellent

**shear**and tensile**strength**, but poor peel**strength**. In a fusion bond, either ... The resultant bond exhibits excellent tensile**strength**, but poor peel and**shear****strength**. Resistance seam welding is a process ... While the**shear****strength**of each weld is high, the fact that the weld spots do not form a continuous seam means that the ... When high**strength**in**shear**is needed, spot welding is used in preference to more costly mechanical fastening, such as riveting ...###### Philippines Campaign (1944-1945)

On January 9, 1945, on the south

**shore**of Lingayen Gulf on the western coast of Luzon, General Krueger's Sixth Army landed his ... The Japanese miscalculated the relative**strength**of the naval and air forces, and they attempted to destroy the landing. This ... On October 20, 1944, the U.S. Sixth Army, supported by naval and air bombardment, landed on the favorable eastern**shore**of ...