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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Engineering in Rock Massesby F G Bell

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Engineering in Rock Masses is a 26-chapter text that deals with the behavior, investigation, and construction of rock masses. The first chapters review the properties, behavior, classification, and occurrence of groundwater in rock masses. The subsequent chapters discuss the stress analysis, exploration, laboratory testing, geophysical methods, and... more...

  • Eurock 2006: Multiphysics Coupling and Long Term Behaviour in Rock Mechanicsby Alain van Cotthem; Robert Charlier; Jean-Francois Thimus; Jean-Pierre Tshibangu

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 397.00

    Special emphasis is given to the constitutive behaviour of rock material, including rock mechanics and partial saturation, chemo-mechanics, thermo-hydro-mechanics, weathering and creep. Theoretical concepts, laboratory and field experiments and numerical simulations are discussed. Multiphysics coupling and long-term behaviour has practical applications... more...

  • Field Instrumentation in Geotechnical Engineeringby Elsevier Chennai

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Field Instrumentation in Geotechnical Engineering documents the proceedings of a symposium of the same name organized by the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering. The said symposium covers the developments in the instruments and techniques in field instrumentation. The book is divided into two parts. Part 1 covers the... more...

  • Flows and Chemical Reactions in Homogeneous Mixturesby Roger Prud'homme

    Wiley 2013; US$ 129.00

    Flows with chemical reactions can occur in various fields such as combustion, process engineering, aeronautics, the atmospheric environment and aquatics. The examples of application chosen in this book mainly concern homogeneous reactive mixtures that can occur in propellers within the fields of process engineering and combustion: – propagation... more...

  • Foundation Engineering for Expansive Soilsby John D. Nelson; Kuo Chieh Chao; Daniel D. Overton; Erik J. Nelson

    Wiley 2015; US$ 130.00

    Your guide to the design and construction of foundations on expansive soils Foundation Engineering for Expansive Soils fills a significant gap in the current literature by presenting coverage of the design and construction of foundations for expansive soils. Written by an expert author team with nearly 70 years of combined industry experience,... more...

  • Geology and Settlementby Dora P. Crouch

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 124.99

    This study explains the Greco-Roman urban form as it relates to the geological basis at selected sites in the Mediterranean basin. Each of the sites--Argos, Delphi, Ephesus, and Syracuse among them--has manifested in its physical form the geology on which it stood and from which it was made. "By demonstrating the dependence of a group of cities on... more...

  • Geomechanics from Micro to Macroby Kenichi Soga; Krishna Kumar; Giovanna Biscontin; Matthew Kuo

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 539.00

    Geomechanics from Micro to Macro contains 268 papers presented at the International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro and Macro (IS-Cambridge, UK, 1-3 September 2014). The symposium created a forum for the dissemination of new advances in the micro-macro relations of geomaterial behaviour and its modelling. The papers on experimental investigations... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineeringby V.N.S. Murthy

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 159.95

    A must have reference for any engineer involved with foundations, piers, and retaining walls, this remarkably comprehensive volume illustrates soil characteristic concepts with examples that detail a wealth of practical considerations, It covers the latest developments in the design of drilled pier foundations and mechanically stabilized earth retaining... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineeringby Jean-Louis Briaud

    Wiley 2013; US$ 175.00

    Written by a leader on the subject, Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering is first introductory geotechnical engineering textbook to cover both saturated and unsaturated soil mechanics. Destined to become the next leading text in the field, this book presents a new approach to teaching the subject, based on fundamentals of unsaturated soils, and... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineering: New Horizonsby F.B.J. Barends; J. Breedeveld; R.B.J. Brinkgreve

    IOS Press 2011; US$ 174.00

    This book presents the proceedings of the 21st European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, held in the Netherlands in September 2011. Six sections cover the topics of: underground construction; pile foundation and ground improvement; soil dynamics; dams, erosion and piping; deformation and soil properties and geothermics. The papers included... more...