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Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering

Transportation Soil Engineering in Cold Regions, Volume 1

Proceedings of TRANSOILCOLD 2019

Editors: Petriaev, Andrei, Konon, Anastasia (Eds.)

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  • Geotechnical challenges faced in cold and arid regions
  • Foundation strengthening and stabilization in permafrost
  • Infrastructure maintenance, reconstruction, and disaster prevention in Arctic regions
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This volume comprises select papers presented during TRANSOILCOLD 2019. It covers the challenges and problems faced by engineers, designers, contractors, and infrastructure owners during planning and building of transport infrastructure in Arctic and cold regions. The contents of this book will be of use to researchers and professional engineers alike.

About the authors

Dr. Andrei Petriaev is a senior researcher in the Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University, Russia and the President of Russian Chapter of IGS. Dr Petriaev's research expertise is in geoecology and the geotechnics of railways and road design, with specific focus on the challenges faced in cold and arid regions.   He  has served as the conference chair for the Transportation Geotechnics and Geoecology conference in 2017, and on the scientific committee for various other conferences.
Dr. Anastasia Konon is an associate professor in Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University, Russia, where she joined in 2005. Dr Konon's research interests are primarily in road and railway engineering, with specific emphasis on the geotechnical challenges faced in cold and arid environmental conditions.  She has worked as a technician, researcher and engineer in railway design and geotechnics projects for JSC Russian Railways, and has served as the conference secretary for  Transportation Geotechnics and Geoecology conference in 2017, and on the scientific committee for various other conferences. 

Table of contents (56 chapters)

Table of contents (56 chapters)
  • Influence of Intra-seasonal Snowfall Deposition, the Peculiarities of Snow Cover Accumulation and Winter Season Temperature Variation on Ground Freezing Depth

    Pages 3-8

    Frolov, Denis

  • Characteristics of Slope Surfaces Deformed by Frost Heaving

    Pages 9-17

    Sato, Atsuko (et al.)

  • The Account of Frost Heave and Thawing Processes When Designing Road Embankments in Cold Regions

    Pages 19-24

    Sakharov, I. I. (et al.)

  • Temperature Deformations of Soil Influencing Transportation Continuity in the Arctic Region

    Pages 25-34

    Nesterov, A. A. (et al.)

  • Field Experimental Investigations of Freezing and Thawing of Highway Subgrade

    Pages 35-47

    Teltayev, B. B. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Transportation Soil Engineering in Cold Regions, Volume 1
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of TRANSOILCOLD 2019
Editors
  • Andrei Petriaev
  • Anastasia Konon
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
Series Volume
49
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-0450-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-0450-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-0449-5
Series ISSN
2366-2557
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 549
Number of Illustrations
86 b/w illustrations, 206 illustrations in colour
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