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Seismic Behavior of Deterioration Reservoir Embankment Using Dynamic Centrifugal Model Tests
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Seismic Behavior of Deterioration Reservoir Embankment Using Dynamic Centrifugal Model Tests
Park, Sung-Yong; Chang, Suk-Hyun; Lim, Hyun-Taek; Kim, Jung-Meyon; Kim, Yong-Seong;
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Recently, lots of damages have been lost because large magnitude earthquakes were occurred in the world. It has been increased the number of earthquakes in Korea. It needs improvement required for the repair of deteriorated reservoirs, reinforcement and raised reservoir coping with climate change and earthquake. This study aims to investigate the seismic behavior of deterioration reservoir levee using dynamic centrifugal model test. Therefore, two case tests in centrifugal field of 60 g, the result has provided the influence on the acceleration response, displacement, settlement and the pore water pressure of the reservoir with earthquakes. From the results larger displacement and acceleration response at the front side of reservoir embankment with poor-fabricated core in seismic condition may degrade overall stability. Reasonable reinforcement method of the raised reservoir embankment is required for ensuring long-term stability on earthquake.
Deteriorated reservoirs;dynamic centrifugal model test;earthquakes;seismic behavior;
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