Photo: High velocity friction experiment in low permeability sandstone
Experimental Rock Deformation
A range of experimental deformation......
Sample failing through the development of a
macroscopic shear fracture in uniaxial compression
High velocity experiments in gabbro and low permeability sandstone on the Shimamoto HV1 apparatus, now with the physical property research group at the Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research (JAMSTEC).
Split-bar Hopkinson shock experiments, attempting to preproduce pulverized rocks at strain rates up to and over 100/s