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1st Edition

Geotechnical Centrifuge Technology

Edited By

R.N. Taylor

ISBN 9780367863852
Published December 12, 2019 by CRC Press
316 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides a thorough review of this powerful and sophisticated technique for modelling soil structure interactions. It has been written by an international team of authors.

Table of Contents

Foreword - A N Schofield  Geotechnical centrifuges: past, present and future - Dr W H Craig Centrifuge modelling: practical considerations - R N Taylor  Retaining walls and soil-structure interaction - W Powrie Buried structures and underground excavations - R N Taylor Foundations - O Kusakabe  Dynamics - R S Steedman and X Zeng Environmental geomechanics and transport processes- P J Culligan-Hensley and C Savvidou  Cold regions' engineering - C C Smith

Conclusions. Appendix. References.

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Dr R. N. Taylor Lectures at Geotechnical Engineering Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London.