Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation

Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference GEDMAR08, Nanjing,China

Editors: Liu, Han-Long, Deng, An, Chu, Jian (Eds.)

  • Theory and practice dealing with natural disasters
  • Disaster mitigation and rehabilitation techniques
  • Risk analysis and geohazard predictions
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"Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation" presents the latest developments and case studies in the field. All contributions to this proceedings were rigorously reviewed to cover the newest developments in disasters related to earthquakes, landslides and slopes, soil dynamics, risk assessment and management, disaster mitigation and rehabilitation, and others. The book will be a useful reference for geotechnical scientists, engineers and professionals in these areas.

Table of contents (144 chapters)

  • Flow Slides of Underwater Sand Deposits in Jamuna River Bed

    Ishihara, Kenji

    Pages 3-34

  • Interaction Between Eurocode 7 — Geotechnical Design and Eurocode 8 — Design for Earthquake Resistance of Foundations

    Pinto, P. S. Sêco

    Pages 37-65

  • Liquefaction Mitigation of Sand Deposits by Granular Piles- an Overview

    Madhav, M. R. (et al.)

    Pages 66-79

  • Estimation of Liquefaction-Induced Settlement of River Dikes and their Effect in Lowland Area During Earthquakes

    Yasuda, Susumu

    Pages 80-95

  • Mitigation of Seismic Damage of River Dikes

    Sasaki, Yasushi

    Pages 96-115

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference GEDMAR08, Nanjing,China
Editors
  • Han-Long Liu
  • An Deng
  • Jian Chu
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights in China: Science Press
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-79846-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-79846-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-79845-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 1104
Additional Information
Jointly published with Science Press
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