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Dynamic pressures on accelerated fluid containers

Housner, G. W. (1957) Dynamic pressures on accelerated fluid containers. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 47 (1). pp. 15-35. ISSN 0037-1106. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140805-161402225

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Abstract

An analysis is presented of the hydrodynamic pressures developed when a fluid container is subjected to horizontal accelerations. Simplified formulas are given for containers having twofold symmetry, for dams with sloping faces, and for flexible retaining walls. The analysis includes both impulsive and convective fluid pressures.


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Additional Information:Copyright © 1957, by the Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received for publication November 17, 1955.
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