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  • Ground Improvement Techniques

    1st Edition

    By Bujang B.K. Huat, Arun Prasad, Sina Kazemian, Vivi Anggraini

    This book provides a review of problems during design and construction on problematic soils. Design methods, site investigation, construction and analysis of the various improvement methods available are explained and discussed. Various regions may have different soils with geotechnical problems…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Unified Strength Theory

    1st Edition

    By Mao-Hong Yu, Shu-Qi Yu

    Strength theory deals with the yield or failure of materials under complex stress state. It is very important in mechanics of materials, strength of structures, and mechanical and civil engineering. Unified strength theory is a series of yield criteria and failure criteria other than a single…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    CRC Press

  • Advances and Trends in Engineering Sciences and Technologies III

    Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Engineering Sciences and Technologies (ESaT 2018), September 12-14, 2018, High Tatras Mountains, Tatranské Matliare, Slovak Republic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mohamad Al Ali, Peter Platko

    These are the proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Engineering Sciences and Technologies (ESaT 2018), held from 12th - 14th September 2018 in the High Tatras Mountains, Tatranské Matliare, Slovak Republic. ESaT 2018 was organized under the auspices of the Faculty of Civil Engineering,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02 
    CRC Press

  • The Material Point Method for Geotechnical Engineering

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Fern, Alexander Rohe, Kenichi Soga, Eduardo Alonso

    This practical guide provides the best introduction to large deformation material point method (MPM) simulations for geotechnical engineering. It provides the basic theory, discusses the different numerical features used in large deformation simulations, and presents a number of applications --…

    Hardback – 2019-01-22
    CRC Press

  • Differential Equations in Engineering and Mechanics

    2 volume set -- Theory and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Kam Tim Chau

    These two volumes give comprehensive coverage of the essential differential equations students they are likely to encounter in solving engineering and mechanics problems. They cover a very broad range of theories related to solving differential equations, mathematical preliminaries, ODE (n-th order…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21
    CRC Press

  • Deep Rock Mechanics: From Research to Engineering

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Geo-Mechanics, Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources (IC3G 2018), September 21-24, 2018, Chengdu, P.R. China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heping Xie, Jian Zhao, P G Ranjith

    At present, deep earth resources remain poorly understood and entirely under-utilised. There is a growing appreciation of the important role deep earth will play in future sustainability, particularly in opportunities for new and sustainable large-scale energy alternatives, and extraction of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    CRC Press

  • Geotechnics of Roads: Fundamentals

    1st Edition

    By Bernardo Caicedo

    At first glance, roads seem like the simplest possible geotechnical structures. However, analysis of these structures runs up against complexities related to the intense stresses experienced by road surfaces, their intense interaction with climate, and the complicated behavior of the materials used…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06
    CRC Press

  • Soil Mechanics Through Project-Based Learning

    1st Edition

    By Ivan Gratchev, Dong-Sheng Jeng, Erwin Oh

    The currently available soil mechanics textbooks explain theory and show some practical applications through solving abstract geotechnical problems. Unfortunately, they do not engage students in the learning process as students do not "experience" what they study. This book employs a more engaging…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
    CRC Press

  • Site Investigation using Resistivity Imaging

    1st Edition

    By Sahadat Hossain, Golam Kibria, Sadik Khan

    Subsurface investigation is the most important phase of any civil engineering construction or development activities. The geologic conditions can be extremely complex, variable, and subject to change with time; soil test borings and in-situ tests are employed to obtain subsoil information.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-10
    CRC Press

  • Optimization of Hydraulic Fracture Stages and Sequencing in Unconventional Formations

    1st Edition

    By Ahmed Alzahabi, Mohamed Y. Soliman

    Shale gas and/or oil play identification is subject to many screening processes for characteristics such as porosity, permeability, and brittleness. Evaluating shale gas and/or oil reservoirs and identifying potential sweet spots (portions of the reservoir rock that have high-quality kerogen…

    Hardback – 2018-07-20
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mass Response to Mining Activities

    Inferring Large-Scale Rock Mass Failure, 1st Edition

    By Tadeusz Szwedzicki

    Mining activities may result in rock mass deterioration and instability that may lead to failure both in underground and open pit mines. Such deterioration represents a safety risk and may result in substantial financial losses. Rock mass response may lead to ground subsidence, fall of ground/…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21
    CRC Press
    Geomechanics Research

  • Earthquake Hazard Assessment

    India and Adjacent Regions, 1st Edition

    By Sreevalsa Kolathayar, T.G. Sitharam

    This book represents a significant contribution to the area of earthquake data processing and to the development of region-specific magnitude correlations to create an up-to-date homogeneous earthquake catalogue that is uniform in magnitude scale. The book discusses seismicity analysis and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11
    CRC Press

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