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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Geotechnical Centrifuge Technologyby R.N. Taylor

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 419.00

    Foreword - A N Schofield   Geotechnical centrifuges: past, present and future - Dr W H Craig Centrifuge modelling: practical considerations - R N Taylor  Retaining walls and soil-structure interaction - W Powrie Buried structures and underground excavations - R N Taylor Foundations - O Kusakabe   Dynamics - R S Steedman and X Zeng Environmental... more...

  • An Introduction to Geotechnical Processesby John Woodward

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 132.95

    1. Ground Investigation  2. Decision-Making Charts  3. Groundwater Control: General Considerations  4. Groundwater Control: Removal Methods  5. Groundwater Control: Exclusion Methods  6. Ground Improvement  7. Ground Improvement by Grouting  8. Cavity Stabilisation  9. Ground Anchors  10. Pile Grouting  11. Plant for Geotechnical Processes more...

  • Bifurcation Analysis in Geomechanicsby J. Sulem; I.G. Vardoulakis

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 648.00

    Introduction. Basic concepts from continuum mechanics. Incremental continuum mechanics. Buckling of layered elastic media. Mechanics of water-saturated granular materials. Plasticity theory for granular materials. Bifurcation analysis of element tests. Shear band bifurcation in granular media. Cosserat continuum model for granular materials. Second... more...

  • Tropical Residual Soils Engineeringby B.B.K. Huat; See Sew Gue; Faisal Haji Ali

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 209.95

    1. Origin, formation and occurence of tropical residual soils H.Singh & Bujang B.K.Huat   2. Sampling and testing of tropical residual soils Bujang B.K.Huat, A.Alias & S.Jamaludin   3. Index, engineering properties and classification of tropical residual soils S.Maail, Bujang B.K.Huat & S.Jamaludin   4. Unsaturated residual soil F.H.Ali & H.Rahardjo... more...

  • The Emergence of Unsaturated Soil Mechanics: Fredlund Volumeby A. W. Cliffton; G. W. Wilson; S. L. Barbour

    NRC Research Press 1999; US$ 89.95

    This publication is an assemblage of selected papers that have been authored or co-authored by D.G. Fredlund. The substance of these papers documents the milestones of both the science of unsaturated soil mechanincs and the career of the author during his tenure as a faculty member in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan,... more...

  • The Premixing Methodby Coastal Development Institute Tokyo

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 115.95

    Contents: Outline of the Premixing Method Factors Influencing the Increase in Strength Engineering Properties of Treated Soil Execution Examples Design Method Installation Method and Inspection in Construction Work more...

  • Advanced Geotechnical Analysesby P.K. Banerjee; R. Butterfield

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 486.00

    The chapters in this book show that a careful blend of engineering judgement and advanced principles of engineering mechanics may be used to resolve many complex geotechnical engineering problems. It is hoped that these may inspire the geotechnical engineering practice to make more extensive use of them in future. more...

  • Unsaturated Soilsby T. Schanz

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 519.00

    Understanding the behaviour of unsaturated soils is becoming exclusively essential for geotechnical engineers and designers. This book includes the Proceedings of the International Conference "From Experimental Evidence Towards Numerical Modeling of Unsaturated Soils" uniting researchers and practitioners in geotechnical engineering on a single platform... more...

  • The Stability of Slopesby Eddie Bromhead

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 385.00

    The new edition of this successful book has been thoroughly revised to take account of recent advances in our understanding of slope stability and instability. more...

  • Geotechnical Engineering Investigation Handbook, Second Editionby Roy E. Hunt

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 220.00

    Foreword Preface Introduction Basic Considerations Scope Geotechnical Investigation: Objectives, Stages, Scope, and Planning Investigation Methods and Procedures Exploration Introduction Surface Mapping Subsurface Exploration Recovery of Samples and Cores References Further Reading Measurement of Properties ... more...