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[1] Zhang DingwenCao ZhiguoFan LibinDeng Yongfeng,. Effect of chloride salt concentration on unconfined compressionstrength of cement-treated Lianyungang soft marine clay [J]. Journal of Southeast University (English Edition), 2013, 29 (1): 79-83. [doi:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2013.01.016]

Effect of chloride salt concentration on unconfined compressionstrength of cement-treated Lianyungang soft marine clay()

Journal of Southeast University (English Edition)[ISSN:1003-7985/CN:32-1325/N]

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Effect of chloride salt concentration on unconfined compressionstrength of cement-treated Lianyungang soft marine clay
Zhang DingwenCao ZhiguoFan LibinDeng Yongfeng
School of Transportation, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
soft marine clay salt concentration cementation unconfined compression strength
This study aims to quantify the influence of the amount of cement and chloride salt on the unconfined compression strength(UCS)of Lianyungang marine clay. The clays with various sodium chloride salt concentrations were prepared artificially and stabilized by ordinary Portland cement with various contents. A series of UCS tests of cement stabilized clay specimen after 28 d curing were carried out. The results indicate that the increase of salt concentration results in the decrease in the UCS of cement-treated soil. The negative effect of salt concentration on the strength of cement stabilized clay directly relates to the cement content and salt concentration. The porosity-salt concentration/cement content ratio is a fundamental parameter for assessing the UCS of cement-treated salt-rich clay. An empirical prediction model of UCS is also proposed to take into account the effect of salt concentration. The findings of this study can be referenced for the stabilization improvement of chloride slat-rich soft clay.


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Biography: Zhang Dingwen(1978—), male, doctor, associate professor, zhangdw@seu.edu.cn.
Foundation items: The Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province(No.BK2011618), the National Key Technology R& D Program of China during the 12th Five-Year Plan Period(No.2012BAJ01B02).
Citation: Zhang Dingwen, Cao Zhiguo, Fan Libin, et al. Effect of chloride salt concentration on unconfined compression strength of cement-treated Lianyungang soft marine clay[J].Journal of Southeast University(English Edition), 2013, 29(1):79-83.[doi:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2013.01.016]
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