Articles | Volume 382
Pre-conference publication
22 Apr 2020
Pre-conference publication |  | 22 Apr 2020

Use of displacement as a proxy for dike safety

Elahe Jamalinia, Phil Vardon, and Susan Steele-Dunne

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This proof-of-concept study shows that near surface displacement due to interaction with the atmosphere has a strong relation with the water availability in the slope and therefore the Factor of Safety (FoS).