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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Scour and Erosionby Liang Cheng; Scott Draper; Hongwei An

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 309.95

    The 7 th ?International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE 2014) was organised by the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering and the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems at the University of Western Australia under the guidance of the Technical Committee 213 for Scour and Erosion of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and... more...

  • Durchlässigkeit von Bödenby Daniel Lang

    Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 45.03

    Der Durchlässigkeitsbeiwert stellt eine sehr wichtige Einflussgröße in vielen Teilgebieten der Bautechnik dar. Deshalb muss man bei der Ermittlung und Berechnung sehr sorgfältig und Gewissenhaft vorgehen. In vielen Fällen reicht eine reine Abschätzung nicht aus um realitätsnahe Berechnungen anstellen zu können. Wie die vorliegende Arbeit zeigt, stehen... more...

  • Smith's Elements of Soil Mechanicsby Ian Smith

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.95

    The 9 th edition maintains the content on all soil mechanics subject areas - groundwater flow, soil physical properties, stresses, shear strength, consolidation and settlement, slope stability, retaining walls, shallow and deep foundations, highways, site investigation - but has been expanded to include a detailed explanation of how to use Eurocode... more...

  • Rock Jointsby Georg Mandl

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2005; US$ 179.00

    "Rock Joints" deals with the mechanical genesis of joints in rocks. It is aimed at a comprehensible presentation of the underlying mechanical processes of various types of joints and joint systems. Field examples illustrate formational aspects of jointing, and Mohr's stress circle is used where possible to simplify the mathematics. more...

  • The Coupled Theory of Mixtures in Geomechanics with Applicationsby George Z. Voyiadjis; Chung R. Song

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 139.00

    This book contains recent advances on theory of mixtures in geo-mechanics. It presents all the necessary material that is published and scattered in different journals. The book presents both basic principles and advanced topics. It includes a chapter on comparison of theoretical and experimental results. The first part of the book deals with the historic... more...

  • Excavations and Foundations in Soft Soilsby Hans-Georg Kempfert; Berhane Gebreselassie

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 209.00

    Reviews the experiences with, as well as developments and research results on excavations and foundations in and on soft soil deposits. This work aims to give an overview of the state of the art of material properties of soft soils and their application in excavations, different types of foundations and stabilization methods. more...

  • After the Destruction of Giant Buddha Statue in Bamilyan (Afghanistan) in 2001by Claudio Margottini

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This work reports on a real adventure in earth science and conservation, dealing with the UNESCO’s emergency activities implemented in Bamiyan (Central Afghanistan) for the recovery and rehabilitation of the cliff and niches after the destruction of the two famous Giant Statues in 2001. Since 2002 an international effort has been made to... more...

  • Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung BBBby Bundesverband Boden e.V.

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 41.44

    Die Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung trägt dazu bei, Bodenbeeinträchtigungen durch Bauprozesse zu vermeiden bzw. zu vermindern, die Abstimmung mit den betroffenen Bodennutzern zu erleichtern sowie die Folgekosten für Rekultivierungen nach Bauabschluss zu reduzieren. Anwendung findet die Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung bei allen flächenhaft in den Boden eingreifenden... more...

  • Craig's Soil Mechanicsby R. F. Craig

    Spon Press 2004; US$ 37.95

    This Manual contains the complete illustrated solutions to all the problems in the seventh edition of Craig's Soil Mechanics. more...

  • Mohr Circles, Stress Paths and Geotechnicsby Richard H.G. Parry

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 231.00

    The second edition of this well established book has been comprehensively updated in line with recent developments. After presenting the fundamentals of stress and strain, and their graphical representation, the book includes chapters on failure states in soils and rocks, observed and elastic paths, and the use of discontinuities. New sections include... more...