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New and Published Books

  1. Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers

    By Gopal Madabhushi

    Solve Complex Ground and Foundation Problems Presenting more than 25 years of teaching and working experience in a wide variety of centrifuge testing, the author of Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers fills a need for information about this field. This text covers all aspects of centrifuge...

    Published July 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications

    Edited by Nasser Khalili, Adrian Russell, Arman Khoshghalb

    Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications contains 247 papers presented at 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT2014, Sydney, Australia, 2-4 July 2014). The two volumes provide an overview of recent experimental and theoretical advances in a wide variety of topics related to...

    Published June 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Earth Pressure and Earth-Retaining Structures, Third Edition

    By Chris R.I. Clayton, Rick I. Woods, Andrew J. Bond, Jarbas Milititsky

    Effectively Calculate the Pressures of Soil When it comes to designing and constructing retaining structures that are safe and durable, understanding the interaction between soil and structure is at the foundation of it all. Laying down the groundwork for the non-specialists looking to gain an...

    Published May 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Slope Stability Analysis and Stabilization

    New Methods and Insight, Second Edition

    By Y. M. Cheng, C. K. Lau

    Includes Recommendations for Analysis, Design Practice, Design Charts, Tables, and More Using a unified approach to address a medley of engineering and construction problems, Slope Stability Analysis and Stabilization: New Methods and Insight, Second Edition provides helpful practical advice and...

    Published May 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Fundamentals of Ground Engineering

    By John Atkinson

    Fundamentals of Ground Engineering is an unconventional study guide that serves up the key principles, theories, definitions, and analyses of geotechnical engineering in bite-sized pieces. This book contains brief—one or two pages per topic—snippets of information covering the geotechnical...

    Published May 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakes

    Edited by Rolando P. Orense, Ikuo Towhata, Nawawi Chouw

    Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakes contains selected papers presented at the New Zealand – Japan Workshop on Soil Liquefaction during Recent Large-Scale Earthquakes (Auckland, New Zealand, 2-3 December 2013). The 2010-2011 Canterbury earthquakes in New Zealand and...

    Published April 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Jet Grouting

    Technology, Design and Control

    By Paolo Croce, Alessandro Flora, Giuseppe Modoni

    Unlike similar titles providing general information on ground improvement, Jet Grouting: Technology, Design and Control is entirely devoted to the role of jet grouting – its methods and equipment, as well as its applications. It discusses the possible effects of jet grouting on different soils and...

    Published February 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Handbook of Geotechnical Investigation and Design Tables

    Second Edition

    By Burt G. Look

    This practical handbook of properties for soils and rock contains in a concise tabular format the key issues relevant to geotechnical investigations, assessments and designs in common practice. There are brief notes on the application of the tables. These data tables are compiled for experienced...

    Published February 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Heavy Metal Contamination of Water and Soil

    Analysis, Assessment, and Remediation Strategies

    Edited by Elham Asrari

    Although adverse health effects of heavy metals have been known for a long time, exposure to heavy metals continues and is even increasing in some areas. Remediating heavy metal contaminated soils and water is necessary to reduce the associated health and ecological risks, make the land resource...

    Published February 5th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  10. ICPMG2014 – Physical Modelling in Geotechnics

    Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014 (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia, 14-17 January 2014

    Edited by Christophe Gaudin, David White

    The 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014) was organised by the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems at the University of Western Australia under the auspices of the Technical Committee 104 for Physical Modelling in Geotechnics of the International Society...

    Published January 5th 2014 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Geomechanics from Micro to Macro
    Edited by Kenichi Soga
    To Be Published August 22nd 2014
  2. Legislation, Technology and Practice of Mine Land Reclamation
    Edited by Zhenqi Hu
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  3. Soil Mechanics, 4th Edition
    By Michael John Smith
    To Be Published December 15th 2014
  4. Risk and Reliability in Geotechnical Engineering
    Edited by Kok-Kwang Phoon, Jianye Ching
    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  5. Landfill Engineering
    By Geoffrey B. Card
    To Be Published February 5th 2015

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