Rock Mechanics Products

  • Engineered Rock Structures in Mining and Civil Construction

    1st Edition

    By Raghu N. Singh, Ajoy K. Ghose

    The book collates and sifts a vast amount of literature on the design of structures in the mining and construction industries to synthesize a comprehensive text on the subject area. The focus is on the application of theory to practice and the book is richly illustrated with worked out…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Ömer Aydan

    Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering is concerned with the application of the principles of mechanics to physical, chemical and electro-magnetic processes in the upper-most layers of the earth and the design and construction of the rock structures associated with civil engineering and exploitation…

    Hardback – 2019-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mass Stability Around Underground Excavations in a Mine

    A Case Study, 1st Edition

    By Yan Xing, Pinnaduwa H.S.W. Kulatilake, Louis Sandbak

    Stability of underground excavations is of great importance to an operating mine because it ensures the safety of the working people and operating equipment, and successful ore production. Due to the complex geological conditions and mine constructions, and variability and uncertainty in estimating…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

    Volume 2: Applications of Rock Mechanics - Rock Engineering, 1st Edition

    By Ömer Aydan

    The two-volume set Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering is concerned with the application of the principles of mechanics to physical, chemical and electro-magnetic processes in the upper-most layers of the earth and the design and construction of the rock structures associated with civil engineering…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Geotechnical Testing: Basic Theory, Procedures and Comparison of Standards

    1st Edition

    By Yanrong Li

    Determination of the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of ground materials is the key to successfully deliver such projects as slope stabilization, excavation and lateral support, foundation etc. A book containing both theory of geomaterial testing and up-to-date testing methods is much…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics Through Project-Based Learning

    1st Edition

    By Ivan Gratchev

    Traditional textbooks on rock mechanics often fail to engage students in the learning process as such books are packed with theory that students are unlikely to use in their future employment. In contrast, this book delivers the fundamentals of rock mechanics using a more practical and engaging…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

    Volume 1: Fundamentals of Rock Mechanics, 1st Edition

    By Ömer Aydan

    The two-volume set Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering is concerned with the application of the principles of mechanics to physical, chemical and electro-magnetic processes in the upper-most layers of the earth and the design and construction of the rock structures associated with civil engineering…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03 
    CRC Press

  • Experimental Rock Mechanics

    1st Edition

    By Kiyoo Mogi

    Fracture and flow of rocks under stress and their geophysical and seismological implications raise fundamental questions in rock mechanics, particularly in the areas of tectonophysics and seismology. This text exclusively addresses the deformation and fracture of rock specimens under general…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    CRC Press

  • Characteristics of Geologic Materials and Formations

    A Field Guide for Geotechnical Engineers, 1st Edition

    By Roy E. Hunt

    Properly understanding and characterizing geologic materials and formations is vital for making critical engineering decisions. Identifying and classifying rock masses and soil formations allows reasonable estimation of their characteristic properties. Comprising chapters from the second edition of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics for Natural Resources and Infrastructure Development - Invited Lectures

    Proceedings of the 14th International Congress on Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering (ISRM 2019), September 13-18, 2019, Foz do Iguassu, Brazil, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sérgio A. B. da Fontoura, Ricardo Jose Rocca, José Pavón Mendoza

    Rock Mechanics for Natural Resources and Infrastructure Development. Invited Lectures contains the Invited and Keynote Lectures and the prestigious ISRM Award Lectures (the Leopold Muller Award Lecture by professor Peter K. Kaiser and the Manuel Rocha Award Lecture by Dr. Quinghua Lei), as…

    Hardback – 2019-09-17
    CRC Press
    Proceedings in Earth and Geosciences

  • Ground Characterization and Structural Analyses for Tunnel Design

    1st Edition

    By Benjamín Celada, Z.T. Bieniawski

    This practical and design-oriented book focuses on ground characterization and structural calculation, as part of the active structural design methodology. With a focus on rock tunnelling it offers a comprehensive rather than a topic-based perspective, deriving sound tunnel design criteria and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26
    CRC Press

  • Earth Materials

    Components of a Diverse Planet, 1st Edition

    By Dexter Perkins, Kevin R. Henke, Adam C. Simon, Lance D. Yarbrough

    There is a large and growing need for a textbook that can form the basis for integrated classes that look at minerals, rocks, and other Earth materials. Despite the need, no high-quality book is available for such a course. Earth Materials is a wide-ranging undergraduate textbook that covers all…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13
    CRC Press

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