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Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering

Engineering for Earthquake Disaster Mitigation

Authors: Hamada, Masanori

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  • Provides essential knowledge and information on mitigation of damage caused by earthquakes and tsunamis
  • Focuses on earthquakes and tsunamis not only in Japan but worldwide
  • Discusses the mechanism of soil liquefaction and countermeasures based on case studies
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Earthquake and tsunami disasters have been increasing rapidly and globally in the last quarter-century. The purpose of this book is to provide essential knowledge and information on the mitigation of earthquakes and tsunamis for graduate students, young researchers, and geotechnical engineers. It begins by presenting recent cases of earthquakes that have occurred in the world, referring to tsunamis and soil liquefaction and how to cope with such disasters. The final chapter proposes strategies for disaster mitigation against in Japan earthquakes and tsunamis in the future.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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eBook 86,86 €
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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Hardcover 145,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-4-431-54891-1
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 106,90 €
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  • ISBN 978-4-431-56187-3
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  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Engineering for Earthquake Disaster Mitigation
Authors
Series Title
Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Japan
Copyright Holder
Springer Japan
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights In India: Ane Books India, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-4-431-54892-8
DOI
10.1007/978-4-431-54892-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-4-431-54891-1
Softcover ISBN
978-4-431-56187-3
Series ISSN
1866-8755
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 328
Number of Illustrations
237 b/w illustrations, 117 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Original Japanese edition published by Maruzen Co., Ltd., Tokyo, 2013
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