Soil & rock mechanics

    Rock Slope Engineering

    By Duncan C. Wyllie

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    Paperback £59.92

    Rock Slope Engineering covers the investigation, design, excavation and remediation of man-made rock cuts and natural slopes, primarily for civil engineering applications. It presents design information on structural geology, shear strength of rock and ground water, including weathered rock. Slope design methods are discussed for planar, wedge, circular and toppling...

    Unsteady Flow in Open Channels

    By Jurjen A. Battjes

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    This book provides a unifying framework for understanding and computing unsteady flow and transport in shallow one-dimensional open-water systems.

    Structural Geology And Rock Engineering

    By John A. Hudson

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    Paperback £51.76

    The exploration and extraction of the earth's resources are key issues in global industrial development. In the 21st century, emphasis has increasingly being placed on geo-engineering safety, engineering accountability and sustainability. With focus on rock engineering projects, Structural Geology and Rock Engineering uses case studies and an integrated engineering approach...

    Soil Mechanics

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    Soil Mechanics provides students with a clear understanding of the nature of soil and its behaviour, offering an insight into the application of principles to engineering solutions. This new updated edition includes new case studies, integrated video interviews with practising engineers and a new Testbank for lecturers.

    Principles of Soil Dynamics, International Edition

    By Braja M. Das

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    Paperback £68.15

    Discover the principles and applications of soil dynamics with the leading introductory textbook -- PRINCIPLES OF SOIL DYNAMICS. Written by one of today's best-selling authorities in geotechnical engineering, Braja M. Das, and Zhe Luo, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Akron, the latest edition of this well-established...

    Soil and Rock Description in Engineering Practice

    By David Norbury

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    Hardback £70.46

    Revised and updated new edition which incorporates changes in the national and international standards. An acclaimed practical guide to the engineering geological description of soils and rocks in the field. The definitive work by an acknowledged expert.

    Rock Engineering, second edition

    By Arild Palmstrom

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    The first book to focus on risk and uncertainty in ground conditions, Rock Engineering explains the geological principles and concepts required for successful geotechnical design and engineering of underground excavations. The book sets out the principles and techniques required in geology and rock engineering, including details on the evaluation of...

    Manual of Soil Laboratory Testing

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    Hardback £102.46

    The long-awaited concluding part of the classic soil testing handbook The vital and definitive guide for anyone involved in soil testing

    Essentials of Soil Mechanics and Foundations: Pearson New In

    By David F. McCarthy

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    Paperback £58.87

    For courses in Soil Mechanics and Foundations. Essentials of Soil Mechanics and Foundations: Basic Geotechnics, Seventh Edition, provides a clear, detailed presentation of soil mechanics: the background and basics, the engineering properties and behavior of soil deposits, and the application of soil mechanics theories. Appropriate for soil mechanics courses in...

    Rock Dynamics and Applications - State of the Art

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    Hardback Save £10.44 = £118.56

    Rock dynamics studies the response of rock materials and rock masses under dynamic loading conditions. In the last a couple of decades, the development of experimental and computational techniques has been able to capture the progress of fracturing in microsecond steps, allowing the exploration on how the fracture is initiated,...

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