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GEOTECHNICAL ASSESSMENT OF A SITE AT MUNDFORD, NORFOLK, FOR A LARGE PROTON ACCELERATOR.
Synopsis The United Kingdom Government offered a large area on Middle Chalk near Thetford in Norfolk a possible site for a giant proton accelerator for CERN. This 300 GeV machine has very stringentExpand
Properties of the London Clay at the Ashford Common Shaft: in-Situ and Undrained Strength Tests*
Summary During the construction of the Ashford Common shaft by the Metropolitan Water Board undisturbed block specimens were obtained from six levels at depths varying from 30 to 140 ft in the LondonExpand
Analysis, design, and implementation of an AC bridge for impedance measurements
The paper reviews the digital AC bridge. A more accurate and thorough analysis of the bridge is presented. Based on the analysis a simple adaptive algorithm is proposed in order to ensure fastExpand
Ground supports for tunnels in weak rocks
The various factors and how they influence the loading and deformation of supports needed in deep tunnels in weak rocks are presented. Broadly, these are the rock and water conditions and theirExpand
The measurement of the permittivity and power factor of dielectrics at frequencies from 104 to 108 cycles per second
The paper describes apparatus devised for the measurement of the permittivity and power factor of insulating materials over a wide range of radio frequencies. The range covered is from 10 kc to 100Expand
ASSESSMENT OF THE DEFORMATION PROPERTIES OF JOINTED ROCK IN THE MASS
A DESCRIPTION IS GIVEN OF A NEW METHOD OF ASSESSING THE DEFORMATION PROPERTIES OF A LARGE CHALK SITE IN NORFOLK, ENGLAND, TO FIND OUT WHETHER IT WOULD MEET THE VERY EXACTING REQUIREMENTS FOR THEExpand
Baffin Island Expedition, 1953: A Preliminary Field Report
Contains description and brief summaries of results of the second Baffin Island Expedition of the Arctic Institute of North America, May-Sept. 1953. The 13-man party carried out a program in theExpand
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