Principles of Foundation Engineering

Principles of Foundation Engineering

This market leading text maintains a careful balance of current research and practical field applications, offers a wealth of worked out examples and figures that show you how to do the work you will be doing as a civil engineer, and helps ...

Author: Braja M. Das

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305081552

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 896

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Master the fundamental concepts and applications of foundation analysis design with PRINCIPLES OF FOUNDATION ENGINEERING. This market leading text maintains a careful balance of current research and practical field applications, offers a wealth of worked out examples and figures that show you how to do the work you will be doing as a civil engineer, and helps you develop the judgment you'll need to properly apply theories and analysis to the evaluation of soils and foundation design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Design

Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Design

on sustainable design and engineering, and this update provides content that is suitable to teaching a course on climate ... Additional Active Learning Exercises have been added, with a focus on peer-to-peer learning activities to ...

Author: Bradley Striebig

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780357675939

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1139

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Focus on critical contemporary issues as you examine engineering design and technologies within the context of models for managing systems' sustainability with ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE DESIGN, 2nd Edition. This best-selling invaluable resource, specifically designed for those studying engineering or applied environmental science, is updated with the latest developments and current, relevant case studies from across the globe. You learn how to incorporate sustainable practices into engineering design process, technological systems and the built environment. Expanded active learning exercises for each chapter guide you in applying theory to real situations. New chapters address developing issues and help bring sustainability science, environmental impact analysis and models of sustainability in engineering practice to the forefront. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Geotechnical Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering

Dr. Nagaratnam Sivakugan is an associate professor and head of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the School of ... He is the author of several geotechnical engineering texts and reference books including Principles of Geotechnical ...

Author: Nagaratnam Sivakugan

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

ISBN: 9781604270167

Category: Study Aids

Page: 520

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Geotechnical Engineering: A Practical Problem Solving Approach covers all of the major geotechnical topics in the simplest possible way adopting a hands-on approach with a very strong practical bias. You will learn the material through worked examples that are representative of realistic field situations whereby geotechnical engineering principles are applied to solve real-life problems.
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Principles of Geotechnical Engineering

Principles of Geotechnical Engineering

Through four editions, this book has distinguished itself by its exceptionally clear theoretical explanations, realistic worked examples, thorough discussions of field testing methods, and extensive problem sets, making this book a leader ...

Author: Braja M. Das

Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company

ISBN: STANFORD:36105025947602

Category: Science

Page: 616

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Braja M. Das' PRINCIPLES OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING provides civil engineering students and professionals with an overview of soil properties and mechanics, combined with a study of field practices and basic soil engineering procedures. Through four editions, this book has distinguished itself by its exceptionally clear theoretical explanations, realistic worked examples, thorough discussions of field testing methods, and extensive problem sets, making this book a leader in its field. Das's goal in revising this best-seller has been to reorganize and revise existing chapters while incorporating the most up-to-date information found in the current literature. Additionally, Das has added numerous case studies as well as new introductory material on the geological side of geotechnical engineering, including coverage of soil formation.
Categories: Science

Education and Training in Geo Engineering Sciences

Education and Training in Geo Engineering Sciences

Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology, Rock Mechanics Iacint Manoliu, Nicoleta Radulescu ... the examination will enable them to use the title of Registered Geotechnical Engineer (RGE).

Author: Iacint Manoliu

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781482266436

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 526

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In recent years the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), the International Association for Engineering Geology and Environment (IAEG), and the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) have concluded a Cooperation Agreement, leading to the foundation of the Federation of International Geo-engineering
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Journal of Engineering Education

Journal of Engineering Education

The Academic Bookshelf KARL A. SMITH work by Karl A. Smith ; and Emerging issues in the discussion of Civil Engineering active learning by Tracey E. Sutherland . University of Minnesota Faculty who have found Eric Mazur's “ Peer ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015048107125

Category: Engineering

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Categories: Engineering

Principles of Soil Dynamics

Principles of Soil Dynamics

Readers discover the principles and applications of soil dynamics with the leading introductory book -- PRINCIPLES OF SOIL DYNAMICS.

Author: Braja M. Das

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305389433

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

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Readers discover the principles and applications of soil dynamics with the leading introductory book -- 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 book addresses today's most recent developments and refinements in the field. The authors focus primarily on the applications of soil dynamics to prepare readers for success on the job. Thorough coverage highlights the fundamentals of soil dynamics, dynamic soil properties, foundation vibration, soil liquefaction, pile foundation, and slope stability. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Resources in Education

Resources in Education

The Implementation of a Multimedia Learning Environment for Graduate Civil Engineers " ( C Smith & P Jagodzinska ) . " Enabling Active Learning through Technology in Higher Education " ( R Macredie & P Thomas ) .

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ISBN: PSU:000052066900

Category: Education

Page: 360

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Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering

Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering

This book combines the essential components of Braja Das' market leading texts, PRINCIPLES OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING and PRINCIPLES OF FOUNDATION ENGINEERING.

Author: Braja M. Das

Publisher: Thomson Engineering

ISBN: UVA:X004805938

Category: Science

Page: 600

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This book combines the essential components of Braja Das' market leading texts, PRINCIPLES OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING and PRINCIPLES OF FOUNDATION ENGINEERING. It includes the fundamental concepts of soil mechanics as well as foundation engineering, including bearing capacity and settlement of shallow foundations (spread footings and mats), retaining walls, raced cuts, piles, and drilled shafts. Intended as an introductory text, the book stresses the fundamental principles without becoming cluttered with excessive details and alternatives. While featuring a wealth of worked-out examples and figures that help students with theory and problem-solving skills, Das maintains the careful balance of current research and practical field applications that has made has made his books the leaders in the fields.
Categories: Science

Steel Design

Steel Design

While this market-leading book is ideal for your junior-and senior-level steel design class, later chapters are also useful for graduate courses.

Author: William T. Segui

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337094749

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 800

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Learn the fundamentals of structural steel design with STEEL DESIGN’s unique emphasis on the design of members and their connections. With this best-selling book, you can learn LRFD (Load and Resistance Factor Design) or ASD (Allowable Stress Design), depending on how your course is taught. You will master the application of fundamental principles for design procedures, as well as for practical design. You will also study the theory behind these procedures, which further strengthens your engineering knowledge. While this market-leading book is ideal for your junior-and senior-level steel design class, later chapters are also useful for graduate courses. The book functions as a valuable ongoing reference tool for success in your career as a practicing engineer. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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