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The Resource Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice : keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012, sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Kyle Rollins, Dimitrios Zekkos, (electronic resource)

Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice : keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012, sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Kyle Rollins, Dimitrios Zekkos, (electronic resource)

Label
Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice : keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012
Title
Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice
Title remainder
keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012
Statement of responsibility
sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Kyle Rollins, Dimitrios Zekkos
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Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GZM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TA703.5
LC item number
.G415 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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2012
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Geo-Congress
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • Rollins, Kyle M
  • Zekkos, Dimitrios
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  • Engineering geology
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / Soil & Rock
  • Engineering geology
Label
Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice : keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012, sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Kyle Rollins, Dimitrios Zekkos, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers"
  • "30 peer-reviewed papers presented as keynote lectures at GeoCongress 2012, held in Oakland, California, March 25-29, 2012"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Designing Water Balance Covers for Sustainable Waste Containment : Transitioning State of the Art to State of the Practice -- Computational Plasticity for Geotechnical Applications -- Column-Supported Embankments : Settlement and Load Transfer -- Risk Assessment in Geotechnical Engineering : Stability Analysis of Highly Variable Soils -- Reliability-Based Design of Foundations A Modern View -- Assessment of Slope Stability -- Geotechnical Site Characterization in the Year 2012 and Beyond -- Flexible Pavement Analysis and Design A Half-Century of Achievement -- Shear Wave Velocity Profiling with Surface Wave Methods -- Offshore Geotechnics The Challenges of Deepwater Soft Sediments -- Ground Improvement in the 21st Century : A Comprehensive Web-Based Information System -- U.S. Levee and Flood Protection Engineering in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina -- Seismically Induced Lateral Earth Pressures on Retaining Structures and Basement Walls -- Site Response in NEHRP Provisions and NGA Models -- Tunneling in Difficult Conditions The Squeezing Case -- Ingenuity in Geotechnical Design Using Geosynthetics -- State of the Practice of Characterization and Remediation of Contaminated Sites -- State of the Practice of MSE Wall Design for Highway Structures -- The Business of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering -- Recent Advances in the Selection and Use of Drilled Foundations -- Computer Monitoring in the Grouting Industry -- Site Characterization for Cohesive Soil Deposits Using Combined In Situ and Laboratory Testing -- The State of the Practice in Foundation Engineering on Expansive and Collapsible Soils -- State of Practice : Offshore Geotechnics throughout the Life of an Oil and Gas Field -- State of Practice : Excavations in Soft Soils -- Risk Assessment and Mitigation in Geo-Practice -- The Practice of Forensic Engineering -- Foundation Design for Tall Buildings -- Geotechnical Engineering Education : The State of the Practice in 2011
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 832 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780784477090
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)798272020
  • (OCoLC)ocn798272020
Label
Geotechnical engineering state of the art and practice : keynote lectures from GeoCongress 2012, sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Kyle Rollins, Dimitrios Zekkos, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers"
  • "30 peer-reviewed papers presented as keynote lectures at GeoCongress 2012, held in Oakland, California, March 25-29, 2012"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Designing Water Balance Covers for Sustainable Waste Containment : Transitioning State of the Art to State of the Practice -- Computational Plasticity for Geotechnical Applications -- Column-Supported Embankments : Settlement and Load Transfer -- Risk Assessment in Geotechnical Engineering : Stability Analysis of Highly Variable Soils -- Reliability-Based Design of Foundations A Modern View -- Assessment of Slope Stability -- Geotechnical Site Characterization in the Year 2012 and Beyond -- Flexible Pavement Analysis and Design A Half-Century of Achievement -- Shear Wave Velocity Profiling with Surface Wave Methods -- Offshore Geotechnics The Challenges of Deepwater Soft Sediments -- Ground Improvement in the 21st Century : A Comprehensive Web-Based Information System -- U.S. Levee and Flood Protection Engineering in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina -- Seismically Induced Lateral Earth Pressures on Retaining Structures and Basement Walls -- Site Response in NEHRP Provisions and NGA Models -- Tunneling in Difficult Conditions The Squeezing Case -- Ingenuity in Geotechnical Design Using Geosynthetics -- State of the Practice of Characterization and Remediation of Contaminated Sites -- State of the Practice of MSE Wall Design for Highway Structures -- The Business of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering -- Recent Advances in the Selection and Use of Drilled Foundations -- Computer Monitoring in the Grouting Industry -- Site Characterization for Cohesive Soil Deposits Using Combined In Situ and Laboratory Testing -- The State of the Practice in Foundation Engineering on Expansive and Collapsible Soils -- State of Practice : Offshore Geotechnics throughout the Life of an Oil and Gas Field -- State of Practice : Excavations in Soft Soils -- Risk Assessment and Mitigation in Geo-Practice -- The Practice of Forensic Engineering -- Foundation Design for Tall Buildings -- Geotechnical Engineering Education : The State of the Practice in 2011
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 832 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780784477090
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)798272020
  • (OCoLC)ocn798272020

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