Sustainable Civil Infrastructures

New Prospects in Geotechnical Engineering Aspects of Civil Infrastructures

Proceedings of the 5th GeoChina International Conference 2018 – Civil Infrastructures Confronting Severe Weathers and Climate Changes: From Failure to Sustainability, held on July 23 to 25, 2018 in HangZhou, China

Editors: Khabbaz, Hadi, Youn, Heejung, Bouassida, Mounir (Eds.)

  • Presents some advancements in the field of geotechnical engineering
  • Sheds lights on various creative methods for improvement of weak soils
  • Includes new findings on the characterization of treated soils
  • Gives insights on various geotechnical issues attracting everyone's attention involved in civil infrastructures
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This book presents new studies by a group of researchers and practitioners to address many geotechnical challenges, based on the state-of-the-art practices, innovative technologies, new research results and case histories in construction and design towards safer infrastructures. The book provides an advancement in technologies to incorporate the impact of global climate change, world's population is rising fast and the rate of urbanization on civil infrastructures. Papers were selected from the 5th GeoChina International Conference 2018 – Civil Infrastructures Confronting Severe Weathers and Climate Changes: From Failure to Sustainability, held on July 23 to 25, 2018 in HangZhou, China.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Numerical Simulation and Parametric Study of a Single Pile in Clay Layer to Examine the Effect of Loading on Settlements and Skin Friction Distribution

    Kodsi, Salma Al (et al.)

    Pages 1-14

  • Study on Low-Strength Biocemented Sands Using a Temperature-Controlled MICP (Microbially Induced Calcite Precipitation) Method

    Wang, Yang (et al.)

    Pages 15-26

  • Curing Behaviour of Lightly Solidified Clays Monitored with Bender Element and Electrical Conductivity Measurements

    Chan, Chee-Ming (et al.)

    Pages 27-37

  • Effect of Grain Content on the Sandstone Properties Using Biconcave Bond Model of DEM

    Chiu, Chia-Chi (et al.)

    Pages 38-50

  • Numerical Modeling of Embankment Settlement Over Soft Soils

    He, Liangcai

    Pages 51-65

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95771-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95770-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
New Prospects in Geotechnical Engineering Aspects of Civil Infrastructures
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the 5th GeoChina International Conference 2018 – Civil Infrastructures Confronting Severe Weathers and Climate Changes: From Failure to Sustainability, held on July 23 to 25, 2018 in HangZhou, China
Editors
  • Hadi Khabbaz
  • Heejung Youn
  • Mounir Bouassida
Series Title
Sustainable Civil Infrastructures
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95771-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95771-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-95770-8
Series ISSN
2366-3405
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 278
Number of Illustrations and Tables
54 b/w illustrations, 151 illustrations in colour
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