Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Author : D.L. Shah
  • Release Date : 01 January 2003
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 547
  • ISBN 13 : 9058092356
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Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Book Summary

Dealing with the fundamentals and general principles of soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering, this text also examines the design methodology of shallow / deep foundations, including machine foundations. In addition to this, the volume explores earthen embankments and retaining structures, including an investigation into ground improvement techniques, such as geotextiles, reinforced earth, and more

Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Author : D.L. Shah,A.V. Shroff
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Dealing with the fundamentals and general principles of soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering, this text also examines the design methodology of shallow / deep foundations, including machine foundations. In addition to this, the volume explores earthen embankments and retaining structures, including an investigation into ground improvement techniques, such as geotextiles, reinforced ...

Soil Mechanics and Foundations

Soil Mechanics and Foundations

Author : Muni Budhu
Publisher : John Wiley and Sons
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Discover the principles that support the practice! With its simplicity in presentation, this text makes the difficult concepts of soil mechanics and foundations much easier to understand. The author explains basic concepts and fundamental principles in the context of basic mechanics, physics, and mathematics. From Practical Situations and Essential Points ...

Soil Mechanics

Soil Mechanics

Author : Roberto Nova
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Knowledge of the behavior of soil mechanics is essential for forecasting the internal displacements and actions of any construction. This book, although theoretical at first glance, also offers a more practical scope, giving readers adequate tools to plan geotechnical projects correctly....

Soil Behaviour and Critical State Soil Mechanics

Soil Behaviour and Critical State Soil Mechanics

Author : David Muir Wood
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Soils can rarely be described as ideally elastic or perfectly plastic and yet simple elastic and plastic models form the basis for the most traditional geotechnical engineering calculations. With the advent of cheap powerful computers the possibility of performing analyses based on more realistic models has become widely available. One ...

Soil Mechanics

Soil Mechanics

Author : William Powrie
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Instead of fixating on formulae, Soil Mechanics: Concepts and Applications, Third Edition focuses on the fundamentals. This book describes the mechanical behaviour of soils as it relates to the practice of geotechnical engineering. It covers both principles and design, avoids complex mathematics whenever possible, and uses simple methods and ideas ...

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Soil Mechanics

Author : Victor Kaliakin
Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Soil Mechanics: Calculations, Principles, and Methods provides expert insights into the nature of soil mechanics through the use of calculation and problem-solving techniques. This informed reference begins with basic principles and calculations, illustrating physical meanings of the unit weight of soil, specific gravity, water content, void ratio, porosity, saturation, and ...

Unsaturated Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice

Unsaturated Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice

Author : Delwyn G. Fredlund,Hendry Rahardjo,Murray D. Fredlund
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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The definitive guide to unsaturated soil— from the world's experts on the subject This book builds upon and substantially updates Fredlund and Rahardjo's publication, Soil Mechanics for Unsaturated Soils, the current standard in the field of unsaturated soils. It provides readers with more thorough coverage of the state of the ...

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Soil Mechanics

Author : R. F. Craig
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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This book is intended primarily to serve the needs of the undergraduate civil engineering student and aims at the clear explanation, in adequate depth, of the fundamental principles of soil mechanics. The understanding of these principles is considered to be an essential foundation upon which future practical experience in soils ...