IAEG/AEG Annual Meeting Proceedings, San Francisco, California, 2018 - Volume 1

Slope Stability: Case Histories, Landslide Mapping, Emerging Technologies

Editors: Shakoor, Abdul, Cato, Kerry (Eds.)

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  • One out of six IAEG XIII Congress volumes
  • Includes contributions of numerous worldwide renowned scientists
  • Gives a thorough overview on applied geology for major engineering projects
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This book is one out of six IAEG XIII Congress and AEG 61st Annual Meeting proceeding volumes, and deals with topics related to slope stability including case histories, landslide mapping, and emerging technologies.


The theme of the IAEG/AEG Meeting, held in San Francisco from September 17-21, 2018, is Engineering Geology for a Sustainable World. The meeting proceedings analyze the dynamic role of engineering geology in our changing world. The meeting topics and subject areas of the six volumes are: Slope Stability: Case Histories, Landslide Mapping, Emerging Technologies; Geotechnical and Environmental Site Characterization; Mining, Aggregates, Karst; Dams, Tunnels, Groundwater Resources, Climate Change; Geologic Hazards: Earthquakes, Land Subsidence, Coastal Hazards, and Emergency Response; and Advances in Engineering Geology: Education, Soil and Rock Properties, Modeling.

Table of contents (39 chapters)

Table of contents (39 chapters)
  • Rock Mass Characterization of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Keystone, South Dakota

    Poluga, S. Lindsay (et al.)

    Pages 3-9

  • Variation in Residual Strength of the Large-Scale Landslides’ Slip Zones in the Three Gorges Reservoir of China

    Wen, Baoping (et al.)

    Pages 11-18

  • Failure Mechanisms of the Lotus Pond Landslide: A Reactivated Landslide from Large-Scale Cataclinal Slope Failure in the Three Gorges Reservoir Area of China

    Feng, Zhen (et al.)

    Pages 19-23

  • An Example of Landslide Scar Remediation by Soil Bioengineering from Hong Kong

    Millis, Stuart (et al.)

    Pages 25-33

  • Reinforced Slope Stability Analysis—Application to a Highway in Algeria

    Karrad, Hamza

    Pages 35-43

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eBook $189.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-93124-1
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-93123-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
IAEG/AEG Annual Meeting Proceedings, San Francisco, California, 2018 - Volume 1
Book Subtitle
Slope Stability: Case Histories, Landslide Mapping, Emerging Technologies
Editors
  • Abdul Shakoor
  • Kerry Cato
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-93124-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-93124-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-93123-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 326
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations, 196 illustrations in colour
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