Effects of Curing Time and Stress on the Shear Strength and Deformation Characteristics of Cement-Mixed Sand

  • Jiro Kuwano
  • Tay Wee Boon
Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 146)


This study investigates the coupled effect of curing time and stress on the strength and deformation characteristics of cement-mixed sand over a long period of time, e.g. 180 days, as compared to 7 to 60 days in past studies.


Unconfined Compressive Strength Void Ratio Deformation Characteristic Peak Strength Stress Path 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jiro Kuwano
    • 1
  • Tay Wee Boon
    • 2
  1. 1.Geosphere Research InstituteSaitama UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Singapore GovernmentSingapore

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