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Harbors and coast protective works. Coastal engineering.

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  • Any Muddy Bottomby Geoff Body; Roy Gallop

    The History Press 2015; US$ 18.94

    Any Muddy Bottom reveals the working lives of the vessels, ports and people involved in Somerset's waterborne trade over 2,000 years. For centuries Somerset depended on its harbours and rivers for its lifeblood. This is the story of the county's ports, pills and waterways, the unique vessels and skilled men that used them, the cargoes that carried... more...

  • Der blinde Fleckby Ulrich Frey

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 140.00

    Wir machen immer wieder Fehler, auch in der Wissenschaft. Diese Arbeit zeigt, daß Wissenschaftler bestimmte Denkfehler kaum vermeiden können - verblüffenderweise unabhängig von Disziplin oder Epoche. Woher kommt dieser 'blinde Fleck'? Und kann man vielleicht doch etwas dagegen tun? Die durch die Kognitionspsychologie erforschten häufigsten... more...

  • Advances in Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Vol 6by Philip L.F. Liu

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2000; US$ 79.00

    This invaluable volume consists of five articles covering a wide range of topics in coastal engineering. The reader can find a paper discussing the modern optical measurement techniques applied to wave studies. An introductory paper on wavelet theory provides readers with a new perspective on coastal and ocean engineering data analysis. For those who... more...

  • Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structuresby Arbeitsausschuss

    Wiley 2012; US$ 155.00

    Since 1949 the "Committee for Waterfront Structures" has operated on honorary base as a committee of the Society for Harbour Engineering (HTG), Hamburg, and since 1951 also as working group of the German Society for Geotechnics (DGGT), Essen. Its full designation reads "Committee for Simplification an Standardization of Calculation and Construction... more...

  • Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures Harbours and Waterwaysby HTG

    Wiley 2015; US$ 140.40

    The "EAU 2012" takes into account the new generation of standards, which is shortly to be introduced into the building control system; it consists of Eurocode 7, the associated national application documents and additional national regulations (DIN 1054:2010). In certain cases, partial safety factors are determined differently based on experience in... more...

  • Seawall Designby R. S. Thomas; B. Hall

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    Seawall Design focuses on all aspects of seawall design, from the broader issues of coastal management and other options for coastal defense and environmental assessment, to problem definition and project planning; data collection and interpretation; conceptual and detailed design; design for construction and maintenance; and materials to be used.... more...

  • Advances in Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Vol 1by Philip L.F. Liu

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1995; US$ 104.00

    The aim of this review series is to present critical commentaries on knowledge in the field of coastal and ocean engineering. Each article will review and illuminate the development of the scientific understanding of a specific engineering topic. Critical reviews on engineering designs and practices in different countries will also be included. The... more...

  • Advances in Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Vol 3by Philip L.F. Liu

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1997; US$ 77.00

    This review volume, the third in the series, presents the latest topics for discussion, which provides invaluable information to coastal and ocean engineers around the world. In the first paper of this volume, entitled “Internal Solitary Waves”, Grimshaw reviews the basic theory of weakly nonlinear waves in an incompressible density-stratified... more...

  • Advances in Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Vol 5by Philip L.F. Liu

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1999; US$ 77.00

    In the last two decades, one of the most important research accomplishments in coastal hydrodynamics has been the development of accurate numerical models for nonlinear water wave propagation over a complex bathymetry from a relatively deep-water depth into the surf zone. This book contains five excellent papers reviewing different methodologies in... more...

  • Advances in Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Vol 8by D.H. Peregrine; Philip L.F. Liu; M. Brocchini

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2002; US$ 56.00

    This book is a useful source of ideas and information for scientists whose work involves understanding and modelling turbulent flows with free surfaces. It has the following merits: (1) It provides a framework for developing the analysis of this field, which, although important, has received only limited study; (2) It recognizes the importance of the... more...