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  • Poromechanics II

    Proceedings of the Second Biot Conference on Poromechanics, Grenoble, France, 26-28 August 2002, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.L. Auriault, C. Geindreau, P. Royer, J.F. Bloch

    These proceedings deal with the fundamentals and applications of poromechanics to geomechanics, material sciences, geophysics, acoustics and biomechanics. They discuss the state of the art in such topics as constitutive modelling and upscaling methods.…

    Hardback – 2002-01-01
    CRC Press

  • FLAC and Numerical Modeling in Geomechanics - 2001

    1st Edition

    Edited by D. Billaux, C. Detournay, R. Hart, X. Rachez

    A collection of 54 papers selected for presentation at the 2nd FLAC Symposium. The contributions cover a wide range of topics from engineering applications to theoretical developments in the areas of embankment and slope stability, mining, tunnelling, and soil and structure interaction,…

    Hardback – 2001-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Bifurcation and Localisation Theory in Geomechanics

    1st Edition

    Edited by A.V. Dyskin, H.-B. Muhlhaus, E. Pasternak

    This work contains proceedings of a workshop on Bifurcation and Localisation Theory in Geomechanics, held in Perth, Australia in 1999. It covers a range of themes from classic civil engineering subjects to non-linear and non-unique geological phenomena.…

    Hardback – 2001-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Advanced Laboratory Stress-Strain Testing of Geomaterials

    1st Edition

    Edited by F. Tatsuoka, S. Shibuya, R. Kuwano

    A discussion of developments in the measurement and interpretation of advanced laboratory stress-strain testing of geomaterials. It includes a collection of case studies which apply the test results and is based on the activities of the technical committee No 29 of the ISSMGE.…

    Hardback – 2001-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Applications of Computational Mechanics in Geotechnical Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Matos Fernandes

    The third international workshop on applications of computational mechanics in geotechnical engineering discussed the area of computational mechanics applied to geotechnical problems. During the event, topics such as ground reinforcement and computational models were covered.…

    Hardback – 2001-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Geoecology and Computers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergey A. Yufin

    This volume presents technical papers devoted to development and practical use of computer methods in geotechnical and geoenviromental engineering. It covers issues on space use and construction, soil and rock mechanics, and mining applications amongst other topics.…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Mechanical Behaviour of Rocks Under High Pressure Conditions

    1st Edition

    By Mitsuhiko Shimada

    Knowledge of the mechanical properties of rocks at high pressure and temperature is fundamental not only for material science but also for earth science, such as for solving the mechanism of earthquakes and tectonic processes. For example, physical bases of the earthquake prediction based on the…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    CRC Press
    Geomechanics Research Series

  • Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics

    Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Tucson, Arizona, USA, 7-12 January 2001, 1st Edition

    Edited by D. Contractor, C.S. Desai, S. Harpalani, J. Kemeny, T. Kundu

    Covering a wide range of topics involving both research developments and applications, resulting from the 10th International Conferecne on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) held in January 2001 in Tucson, Arizona, USA. The theme of the conference was Fundamentals through…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Developments in Theoretical Geomechanics

    1st Edition

    Edited by J.P. Carter, D.W. Smith

    This text contains 42 papers on: analytical solutions; numerical methods; liquefaction; piles; groundwater; geoenvironmental; pavement design; and methodologies and design. The papers were presented at Professor John Booker's memorial symposium held in Sydney. A CD-ROM is included.…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Unbound Granular Materials

    1st Edition

    Edited by A. Gomes Correia

    This collection on unbound granular materials includes: a review of models and modelling; stress-behaviour and laboratory tests; precision studies of resilient modulus and permenant strain testing; and in-situ stiffness and density measurements of thick-lift unbound aggregate bases.…

    Hardback – 1999-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Distinct Element Modelling in Geomechanics

    1st Edition

    By K.R. Saxena, V.M. Sharma, Richard Woods

    Linear mathematical assumptions for procedures in other branches of engineering have little relevance for geoengineering, which must accommodate non-linear behaviors. Contributors to eight papers apply the breakthrough numerical modeling Distinct Element Method (Cundall, late 1960s).…

    Hardback – 1999-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Physics and Mechanics of Soil Liquefaction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Poul V. Lade, Jerry A. Yamamuro

    The workshop aims to provide a fundamental understanding of the liquefaction process, necessary to the enhancement of liquefaction prediction. The contributions are divided into eight sections, which include: factors affecting liquefaction susceptibility and field studies of liquefaction.…

    Hardback – 1999-01-01
    CRC Press

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