Rock Mechanics Products

  • 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 – 2019-05-29 
    CRC Press

  • Debris Flow

    Mechanics, Prediction and Countermeasures, 2nd edition, 2nd Edition

    By Tamotsu Takahashi

    This is the 2nd edition of one of the most comprehensive accounts of debris flow, describing both theoretical and applied aspects. In the first part, the fundamental mechanical characteristics are discussed, including flow characteristics, type classification, mechanics, occurrence and development,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    CRC Press

  • Geology

    Basics for Engineers, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Aurèle Parriaux

    Geology – Basics for Engineers (second edition) presents the physical and chemical characteristics of the Earth, the nature and the properties of rocks and unconsolidated deposits/sediments, the action of water, how the Earth is transformed by various phenomena at different scales of time and space…

    Paperback – 2018-11-02
    CRC Press

  • Scour and Erosion IX

    Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE 2018), November 5-8, 2018, Taipei, Taiwan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yeh Keh-Chia

    Scour and Erosion IX contains the peer-reviewed scientific contributions presented at 9th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE 2018, Taipei, Taiwan, 5–8 November 2018), and includes recent accomplishments about scour and erosion in field observation, experimental laboratory work,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    CRC Press

  • Fractured Rock Hydraulics

    1st Edition

    By Fernando Olavo Franciss

    Uniquely devoted to hard and fractured rock hydraulics, this advanced-level introduction provides tools to solve practical engineering problems. Chapter I covers the fundamentals of fractured rock hydraulics under a tensor approach. Chapter II presents some key concepts about approximate solutions.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    CRC Press

  • Rock Dynamics and Applications 3

    Proceedings of the 3rd International Confrence on Rock Dynamics and Applications (RocDyn-3), June 26-27, 2018, Trondheim, Norway, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlie C. Li, Xing Li, Zong-Xian Zhang

    Rock Dynamics – Experiments, Theories and Applications is a collection of scientific and technical papers presented at the Third International Conference on Rock Dynamics and Applications (RocDyn-3, Trondheim, Norway, 26-27 June 2018). The papers in the book reflect the recent developments in…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    CRC Press

  • Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses

    Proceedings of the 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vladimir Litvinenko

    Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses contains contributions presented at EUROCK 2018, the 2018 International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM 2018, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 22-26 May 2018). Dedicated to recent advances and achievements in the fields of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    CRC Press

  • Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses, Volume 1

    Proceedings of the 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vladimir Litvinenko

    This book is Volume 1 of the EUROCK 2018 proceedings. Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses contains contributions presented at EUROCK 2018, the 2018 International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM 2018, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 22-26 May 2018). Dedicated to…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    CRC Press

  • Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses - Volume 2

    Proceedings of the 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vladimir Litvinenko

    This book is Volume 2 of the EUROCK 2018 proceedings. Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses contains contributions presented at EUROCK 2018, the 2018 International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM 2018, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 22-26 May 2018). Dedicated…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    CRC Press

  • Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses

    Selected Papers from the 2018 European Rock Mechanics Symposium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vladimir Litvinenko

    Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses – Selected Papers contains selected contributions from EUROCK 2018, the 2018 International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM 2018, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 22—26 May 2018). Dedicated to recent advances and achievements in…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09
    CRC Press

  • Rock Reinforcement and Rock Support

    1st Edition

    By Ömer Aydan

    The stability of underground and surface geotechnical structures during and after excavation is of great concern as any kind of instability may result in damage to the environment as well as time-consuming high cost repair work. The forms of instability, their mechanisms and the conditions…

    Hardback – 2018-01-08
    CRC Press
    ISRM Book Series

  • Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design in Weak Rocks

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Martin, Peter Stacey

    Weak rocks encountered in open pit mines cover a wide variety of materials, with properties ranging between soil and rock. As such, they can provide a significant challenge for the slope designer. For these materials, the mass strength can be the primary control in the design of the pit slopes,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08
    CRC Press

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