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  1. Legislation, Technology and Practice of Mine Land Reclamation

    Edited by Zhenqi Hu

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Soil Mechanics

    4th Edition

    By Michael John Smith

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Risk and Reliability in Geotechnical Engineering

    Edited by Kok-Kwang Phoon, Jianye Ching

    In the last decade reliability-based design methodologies have been adopted or are close to adoption by design codes in USA, Europe, and Japan. This third edition makes these methodologies more accessible to practitioners and researchers by presenting soil statistics which are necessary inputs. It...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

    Biochar is the carbon-rich product when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and nutrient-retention properties...

    To Be Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Soil Mechanics Fundamentals, Second Edition

    By Isao Ishibashi, Hemanta Hazarika

    This book covers fundamental concepts of soil mechanics. It allows readers to understand the nature of soil, how it behaves, why it behaves that way, and the engineering significance of such behavior. Includes any selected example problems/solutions and numerous examples Concise, yet thorough, the...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Bentonite Clay

    Environmental Properties and Applications

    By Roland Pusch

    This book describes bentonite soil, examines its origins and also discusses the multiple industrial uses of these clay minerals as well as their behavior and function in nature. The book also examines how raw soil and rock materials are treated for manufacturing different types of commercially...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Understanding Landslides through Case Histories

    Edited by Serge Leroueil, Luciano Picarelli

    Slope instability is a major problem in many parts of the world. It has affected both the safety of people and that of constructions such as buildings, roads and dams. In order to prevent, assess consequences of or mitigate landslides, a good understanding of the phenomenon is vital. This reference...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Soil Liquefaction

    A Critical State Approach, Second Edition

    By Michael Jefferies, Ken Been

    Series: Applied Geotechnics

    Soil liquefaction occurs when soil loses much of its strength or stiffness. It can occur during earthquakes, landslides, or even traffic-induced vibration. The first edition of this book made its mark, and this significantly expanded new edition is updated on a range of issues. It now includes "...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by CRC Press

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