Initial Conditions: Frequently Asked Questions

This article answers common user questions about how to specify the initial conditions in a groundwater analysis.

  1. Does Slide incorporate initial water content into the groundwater formulation?

  2. Can I import a PWP grid for a low k material, and then run a slope stability analysis, instead of using the b-bar method to determine pore pressures?

  3. How do I incorporate data from piezometers installed in the field?