Developments in Geotechnical Engineering

Elsevier's Developments in Geotechnical Engineering book series is designed to provide a comprehensive source of detailed information on all aspects of Geotechnical Engineering. The series is concerned with all geological studies that can be relevant to engineering, environmental concerns and safety, rock mechanics and the application of rock mechanics principles and techniques to mining and civil engineering projects built on or in rock masses. Topics include; aerial photograph interpretation for land usage, control of hazards from geological processes, assessment of geological factors affecting river behaviour, rehabilitation of groundwater supplies, field assessment of earthquake-generating faults, criteria for ground storage of hazardous wastes, techniques of reconnaissance, geological mapping for engineering, tunnels, caverns, underground mines, dams and hydro-electric stations, geothermal energy and radioactive waste disposal. Series URL:

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