Geomechanics

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Published:
September 04, 2014
Editor(s):
Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka, Sayuri Kimoto
Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics contains the proceedings (abstracts book 472 pages + full paper USB-drive 2052 pages) of the 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (Kyoto, Japan, 22-25 September, 2014). 
Published:
August 26, 2014
Editor(s):
Kenichi Soga, Krishna Kumar, Giovanna Biscontin, Matthew Kuo
Geomechanics from Micro to Macro contains 268 papers presented at the International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro and Macro (IS-Cambridge, UK, 1-3 September 2014). The symposium created a forum for the dissemination of new advances in the micro-macro relations of geomaterial behaviour and 
Published:
May 13, 2014
Author(s):
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 30, 2013
Editor(s):
Mario Manassero, Andrea Dominijanni, Sebastiano Foti, Guido Musso
Environmental Geotechnics deals with a wide variety of applications, such as the characterization of polluted sites and landfill waste, the design of containment systems for subsoil pollutant control, radioactive waste disposal, geo-energy exploitation and bacteria-driven soil modification, among 
Published:
May 03, 2012
Editor(s):
Luis Ribeiro e Sousa, Eurípedes Vargas Jr., M.M. Fernandes, Roberto Azevedo
Since the 1990s five books on ‘Applications of Computational Mechanics in Geotechnical Engineering’ have been published. Innovative Numerical Modelling in Geomechanics is the 6th and final book in this series, and contains papers written by leading experts on computational mechanics. The book 
Published:
September 15, 2010
Author(s):
S. Pietruszczak
The book presents a concise, yet reasonably comprehensive, overview of fundamental notions of plasticity in relation to geomechanics. The primary objective of this work is to provide the reader with a general background in soil/rock plasticity and, as such, should be perceived as an 
Published:
September 10, 2010
Editor(s):
Mingjing Jiang, Fang Liu, Malcolm Bolton
Soils are composed of grains but they are generally treated as continua in the classical framework of geomechanics. Their macroscopic response under loading, such as their non-linearity, yielding and anisotropy, is controlled by their micro-structure, the characteristics of the grains and the 
Published:
August 15, 2004
Editor(s):
G.N. Pande, S. Pietruszczak
Reflecting the current research and advances made in the application of numerical methods in geotechnical engineering, this volume details proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on 'Numerical Models in Geomechanics - NUMOG IX' held in Ottawa, Canada, 25-27 August 2004. Highlighting a 
Published:
January 01, 2003
Editor(s):
J.F. Labuz, A. Drescher
This book contains a sampling of papers presented at the June 2-5, 2002 International Workshop on Bifurcations andamp; Instabilities in Geomechanics (IWBI 2002). The scope of the Workshop includes analytical approaches, numerical methods, and experimental techniques. 
Published:
January 01, 2003
Editor(s):
P. Andrieux, R. Brummer, C. Detournay, R. Hart
This volume contains a collection of 39 papers selected for presentation at the third FLAC Symposium. Contributions cover a wide range of topics including constitutive models, slope stability, underground cavity design, mining applications, soil structure interaction, dynamic analysis and thermal 

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