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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 5241386, 16 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/5241386
Research Article

Experimental Investigation on the Deformation, Strength, and Acoustic Emission Characteristics of Sandstone under True Triaxial Compression

State Key Laboratory for Geomechanics and Deep Underground Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou, Jiangsu 221116, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Lianguo Wang; moc.361@gnawgl_tmuc

Received 29 November 2017; Revised 10 March 2018; Accepted 26 March 2018; Published 15 April 2018

Academic Editor: Carlo Santulli

Copyright © 2018 Zhaolin Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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