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Title Fault mechanics and transport properties of rocks : a festschrift in honor of W.F. Brace / edited by Brian Evans and Teng-fong Wong
Published London ; New York : Academic, [1992]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 524 pages) : illustrations
Series International geophysics series ; v. 51
International geophysics series ; v. 51
Contents Observations of Quasistatic Fault Growth from Acoustic Emissions / D.A. Lockner, J.D. Byerlee, V. Kuksenko, A. Ponomarev, A. Sidorin -- Fabrics of Experimental Fault Zones: Their Development and Relationship to Mechanical Behavior / J.M. Logan, C.A. Dengo, N.G. Higgs, and Z.Z. Wang -- Frictional Strength and the Effective Pressure Law of Montmorillonite and Illite Clays / C. Morrow, B. Radney, and J.D. Byerlee -- Brittle-Ductile Transition in Feldspar Aggregates: An Experimental Study / J. Tullis and R. Yund -- Stabilization of Faulting by Cumulative Slip T.-f. Wong, Y. Gu, T. Yanagidani, and Y. Zhao -- On the Measurement of Permeability in Anisotropic Rocks / Y. Bernabé -- Permeability and Relative Permeability in Rocks / S.C. Blair and J.G. Berryman -- The Determination of Permeability and Storage Capacity: Pore Pressure Oscillation Method / G.J. Fischer -- Measurement of Permeability and Storage Capacity in Rocks During Deformation at High Temperature and Pressure / G.J. Fischer and M.S. Paterson -- Growth of Grain Contacts in Halite by Solution-transfer: Implications for Diagenesis, Lithification, and Strength Recovery / S.H. Hickman and B. Evans -- Influence of H₂0 and CO₂ on Melt Migration in Two Silicate Liquid / G.N., Riley Jr. and D.L. Kohlstedt -- Fluid-driven Cyclic Propagation of a Joint in the Ithaca Siltstone, Appalachian Basin, New York. R.J. Martin, The Influence of Hydrostatic and Uniaxial Stress on Remanent Magnetization / A. Lacazette and T. Engelder -- Correlation Between Fracture-toughness Anisotropy and Crack-surface Morphology of Siltstones in the Ithaca Formation, Appalachian Basin / P.A. Scott, T. Engelder, and J.J. Mecholsky, Jr. -- CT Imaging of Electrical Resistivity Measurements: Nonuniform Water Saturation Can Be A Problem / E.S. Sprunt -- Fracture Detection and Characterization from Hydrophone Vertical Seismic Profiling Data / M.N. Toksöz, C.H. Cheng, and R.D. Cicerone -- Role of Elastic Stiffness and Fault Damping During Thrust-sheet Emplacement in a Foreland Belt / E.G. Bombolakis -- Brace-Goetze Strength Profiles, The Partitioning of Strike-slip and Thrust Faulting at Zones of Oblique Convergence, and the Stress-Heat Flow Paradox of the San Andreas Fault / P. Molnar -- Hydraulic Pulses in the Earth's Crust / A. Nur and J. Walder -- Fault Stress States, Pore Pressure Distributions, and the Weakness of the San Andreas Fault / J.R. Rice -- Paradigms of Small Changes in Earthquake Mechanics / C.H. Scholz
Summary This festschrift, compiled from the symposium held in honor of W.F. Brace, is a timely overview of fault mechanics and transport properties of rock. State-of-the-art research is presented by internationally recognized experts, who highlight developments in this contemporary area of study subsequent to Bill Brace's pioneering work
Analysis Rocks Mechanics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Rock mechanics -- Research -- Congresses.
Rocks -- Permeability -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Brace, W. F. (William F.)
Evans, Brian (James Brian)
Wong, Teng-fong.
ISBN 008095989X (electronic bk.)
0080963153 (electronic bk.)
9780080959894 (electronic bk.)
9780080963150 (electronic bk.)