How to Calculate Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face?
Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face calculator uses max_normal_stress = (Vertical component of force/(144*Breadth))*(1-((6*Eccentricity)/Breadth)) to calculate the Maximum Normal Stress, The Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face formula is defined as the minimum bearing capacity of the soil in tension. Maximum Normal Stress and is denoted by σ_{n-max} symbol.
How to calculate Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face, enter Vertical component of force (F_{v}), Breadth (b) and Eccentricity (e) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Vertical Normal Stress at upstream face calculation can be explained with given input values -> 3.646E-8 = (15/(144*2))*(1-((6*0.1)/2)).