Advances in Materials Science and Engineering / 2014 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Material Weakening of Slip Zone Soils Induced by Water Level Fluctuation in the Ancient Landslides of Three Gorges Reservoir

Table 3

Results of the XRD tests under different wet-dry cycles.

CyclesMinerals and their relative content (%)
FeldsparQuartzCalciteMontmorillonite-chloriteIlliteKaoliniteMontmorillonite

02.3633.9253.742.882.761.562.78
12.6133.753.062.972.981.663.02
23.1232.5652.883.12.82.083.46
33.7932.0451.583.23.322.363.71
44.5731.6650.372.983.642.734.03
54.6630.9749.763.233.822.994.37
64.8530.6249.573.113.723.284.82

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