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A QUANTITATIVE DESCRIPTION OF SOIL MICROSTRUCTURE USING FRACTALS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
8679
Program Year/Program:
1989 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
8679
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Geotechnics Inc.
912 Bryden Rd Columbus, OH 43205
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1989
Title: A QUANTITATIVE DESCRIPTION OF SOIL MICROSTRUCTURE USING FRACTALS
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $90,000.00
 

Abstract:

THEORY OF FRACTALS WILL BE USED TO DESCRIBE SOIL STRUCTURES AND TO DESCRIBE ALTERATIONS IN SOIL STRUCTURE DURING DEFORMATION. THE WORK PRODUCT WILL CONSIST OF COMPUTER BASED MATHEMATICAL MODELS FOR DESCRIBING SOIL MICROSTRUCTURE, MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSIONS FOR EXPRESSING SOIL PARTICLE INTERACTION FORCES IN A MANNER COMPATIBLE WITH FRACTAL THEORY, AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR IMAGING AND IMAGE ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES FOR OBTAINING LABORATORY DATA ON SOIL SAMPLES.

Principal Investigator:

Charles A Moore
6142530198

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Geotechnics Inc.
912 Bryden Rd Columbus, OH 43205

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No