The Application of Studies of Marine Sediment Dynamics

  • Jean-Pierre Mizikos
Part of the Marine Science book series (MR, volume 2)


Possible applications of acoustical properties to present investigations of soil and sea-bottom sediment dynamics are presented. Conclusions are rather pessimistic concerning application of relationships between the acoustics and mechanics of marine sediments. Engineering progress will probably come from an improvement of soil concepts and testing methods.


Marine Sediment Critical Stress Entropy Production Creep Curve Compressional Wave Velocity 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Pierre Mizikos
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  1. 1.Elf REUSA

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