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Title: On the Applicability of Nadai and Mogi Failure Criteria to Porous Sandstones

Abstract

Following the ISRM Suggested Method on Failure Criteria, ‘A failure criterion for rocks based on true triaxial testing’ by Chang and Haimson (2012), we attempted to obtain experiment-based Nadai (1950) and Mogi (1971) failure criteria for the aforementioned four sandstones: TCDP (Oku et al. 2007), Coconino, Bentheim (Ma and Haimson 2016; Ma et al. 2017a), and Castlegate (Ingraham et al. 2013). Here, the current work extends beyond the scope of Chang and Haimson (2012), to compare σ1 at failure (i.e., σ1,peak) from test data with predictions based on the experimentally generated Nadai and Mogi criteria. The applicability of Nadai and Mogi criteria to porous sandstones is then evaluated and discussed, considering failure mode evolution in these rocks.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [2]
  1. Federal Inst. of Technology, Zurich (Switzerland). Swiss Competence Center for Energy Research (SCCER-SoE)
  2. Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States). Geomechanics Research
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1496977
Report Number(s):
SAND-2018-6035J
Journal ID: ISSN 0723-2632; 672202
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000; EAR-0940323; EAR-0711346; Z015002; NA0003525
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 51; Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 0723-2632
Publisher:
Springer
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
58 GEOSCIENCES

Citation Formats

Ma, Xiaodong, and Ingraham, Mathew D. On the Applicability of Nadai and Mogi Failure Criteria to Porous Sandstones. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1007/s00603-018-1508-z.
Ma, Xiaodong, & Ingraham, Mathew D. On the Applicability of Nadai and Mogi Failure Criteria to Porous Sandstones. United States. doi:10.1007/s00603-018-1508-z.
Ma, Xiaodong, and Ingraham, Mathew D. Wed . "On the Applicability of Nadai and Mogi Failure Criteria to Porous Sandstones". United States. doi:10.1007/s00603-018-1508-z. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1496977.
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title = {On the Applicability of Nadai and Mogi Failure Criteria to Porous Sandstones},
author = {Ma, Xiaodong and Ingraham, Mathew D.},
abstractNote = {Following the ISRM Suggested Method on Failure Criteria, ‘A failure criterion for rocks based on true triaxial testing’ by Chang and Haimson (2012), we attempted to obtain experiment-based Nadai (1950) and Mogi (1971) failure criteria for the aforementioned four sandstones: TCDP (Oku et al. 2007), Coconino, Bentheim (Ma and Haimson 2016; Ma et al. 2017a), and Castlegate (Ingraham et al. 2013). Here, the current work extends beyond the scope of Chang and Haimson (2012), to compare σ1 at failure (i.e., σ1,peak) from test data with predictions based on the experimentally generated Nadai and Mogi criteria. The applicability of Nadai and Mogi criteria to porous sandstones is then evaluated and discussed, considering failure mode evolution in these rocks.},
doi = {10.1007/s00603-018-1508-z},
journal = {Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering},
number = 12,
volume = 51,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {9}
}

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Figure 1 Figure 1: Variations of σ1,peak with σ3 (= σ2): the dashed fitting curves represent the Mohr failure criterion. The gray straight line represents Mogi's (2007) empirical pressure boundary for brittleductile transition in silicate rocks.

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