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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineersby Gopal Madabhushi

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 59.95

    Solve Complex Ground and Foundation Problems Presenting more than 25 years of teaching and working experience in a wide variety of centrifuge testing, the author of Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers fills a need for information about this field. This text covers all aspects of centrifuge modelling. Expertly explaining the basic principles,... more...

  • Soil Mechanicsby William Powrie

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 67.95

    Instead of fixating on formulae, Soil Mechanics: Concepts and Applications, Third Edition focuses on the fundamentals. This book describes the mechanical behaviour of soils as it relates to the practice of geotechnical engineering. It covers both principles and design, avoids complex mathematics whenever possible, and uses simple methods and ideas... more...

  • Rock Mechanicsby Nagaratnam Sivakugan; Sanjay Kumar Shukla; Braja M. Das

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 69.95

    Rock mechanics is a multidisciplinary subject combining geology, geophysics, and engineering and applying the principles of mechanics to study the engineering behavior of the rock mass. With wide application, a solid grasp of this topic is invaluable to anyone studying or working in civil, mining, petroleum, and geological engineering. Rock Mechanics:... more...

  • The Second Half Century of Rock Mechanics, Three Volume Setby Luís Ribeiro e Sousa; Claudio Olalla; N. Grossmann

    CRC Press 2007; US$ 637.00

    Forty one years ago, the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) held its 1st International Congress in Lisbon, Portugal. In July 2007, the 11th ISRM Congress returned to Lisbon, where the Portuguese Geotechnical Society (SPG), the Portuguese National Group of the ISRM, hosted the meeting. The Second Half Century of Rock Mechanics comprises... more...

  • Response of Piled Buildings to the Construction of Deep Excavationsby M. Korff

    IOS Press 2013; US$ 116.00

    Deep excavations in densely populated urban areas around the world pose specific challenges due to the increasingly complex conditions in which they are undertaken. The construction of underground car parks, cellar storage areas and major infrastructure in deep excavations helps to preserve the quality of space above ground. Despite the considerable... 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...

  • Soil-Foundation-Structure Interactionby Rolando P. Orense; Nawawi Chouw; Michael J. Pender

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 188.95

    Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction contains selected papers presented at the International Workshop on Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction held in Auckland, New Zealand from 26-27 November 2009. The workshop was the venue for an international exchange of ideas, disseminating information about experiments, numerical models and practical engineering... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineeringby Jean-Louis Briaud

    Wiley 2013; US$ 175.00 US$ 151.67

    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...

  • Craig's Soil Mechanics, Eighth Editionby Jonathan Knappett; R.F. Craig

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 65.95

    Now in its eighth edition, this bestselling text continues to blend clarity of explanation with depth of coverage to present students with the fundamental principles of soil mechanics. From the foundations of the subject through to its application in practice, Craig?s Soil Mechanics provides an indispensable companion to undergraduate courses and... more...

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

    Wiley 2013; US$ 133.00 US$ 115.27

    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 of... more...