Nevada System of Higher Education
The purpose of this report is to summarize the work and present conclusions of Project Activity Task ORD-FY04-013 conducted under Cooperative Agreement No. DEFC28- 04RW12232 between the U.S. Department of Energy and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). This document describes results of laboratory testing on analog lithophysal tuff (Hydro-StoneTB®) conducted in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the University of Nevada at Las Vegas (UNLV) from 2004 to 2006.
Nevada – Yucca Mountain; Rock mechanics; Topopah Spring tuff; Volcanic ash; tuff; etc. – Mechanical properties
Earth Sciences | Geology
Rigby, D. B.,
Smiecinski, A. J.
Influence of lithophysal geometry on the uniaxial compression of tuff-like rock.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/yucca_mtn_pubs/57