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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Rock Mechanics and Engineeringby C. Jaeger

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 60.00

    In this second, enlarged edition the author continues to emphasise aspects of rock mechanics. more...

  • Rock Slope Stabilityby Charles A. Kliche

    SME 1999; US$ 89.00

    Whether you?re involved in surface mine design, surface mine production, construction, education, or regulation, this is an important book for your library. It describes the basic rock slope failure modes and methods of analysis??both kinematic and kinetic techniques. Chapters include geotechnical and geomechanical analysis techniques, hydrology, rock... more...

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

    CRC Press 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakesby Rolando P. Orense; Ikuo Towhata; Nawawi Chouw

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 139.00

    Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakes  contains selected papers presented at the New Zealand ? Japan Workshop on Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakes (Auckland, New Zealand, 2-3 December 2013). The 2010-2011 Canterbury earthquakes in New Zealand and the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake in Japan... more...

  • Soil Mechanicsby William Powrie

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 265.00

    The aim of this book is to encourage students to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of soil mechanics. It builds a robust and adaptable framework of ideas to support and accommodate the more complex problems and analytical procedures that confront the practising geotechnical engineer. Soil Mechanics: Concepts and Applications covers the... more...

  • Soil Mechanicsby Roberto Nova

    Wiley 2012; US$ 224.00

    Knowledge of the behavior of soil mechanics is essential for forecasting the internal displacements and actions of any construction. This book, although theoretical at first glance, also offers a more practical scope, giving readers adequate tools to plan geotechnical projects correctly. 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...