Table 1.

Input material parameters for the stress modelling

ParameterSedimentsSalt
Density2220 kg m−32076.5 kg m−3
Water density1000 kg m−3
Young's modulus6.0×109 Pa3.1×1010 Pa
Poisson's ratio0.2250.25
Viscosity1018 Pa s
Gravitational acceleration9.81 m s−2