Sustainable Civil Infrastructures

New Developments in Materials for Infrastructure Sustainability and the Contemporary Issues in Geo-environmental Engineering

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: Shu, Shanzhi, He, Liangcai, Yao, Kai (Eds.)

  • Presents the advancements in the fields of soil improvement and  foundation engineering
  • Shows latest advancements in the field of numerical modeling in geotechnical and geo-environmental engineering
  • Sheds the lights on various creative remediation techniques of groundwater and soil contamination
  • Discusses case studies of seismic characterization and earthquake engineering
  • Offers insights about various geoenvironmental issues that are attracting every one’s attraction
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This book contains research papers focusing on recent advances throughout the world in theories and technologies of geotechnical engineering and the relevant disciplines. Topics includes: numerical modeling, earthquake engineering, geomaterial application in soil improvement and geo-environmental engineering, foundation engineering, and geo-environmental engineering.. 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)

  • Impact of Initial In-Situ Stress Field on Soil Response During Cavity Expansion Using Discrete Element Simulation

    Dong, Yang (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Equivalent FEM Meshes from Axisymmetric (AXID) to Three (3D) Dimensions Applied to Tunnels in Clay

    Equihua-Anguiano, Luisa N. (et al.)

    Pages 11-22

  • Earthquake-Induced Deformation of Breakwater on Liquefiable Soil with and Without Remediation: Case Study of Iran LNG Port

    Jafarian, Yaser (et al.)

    Pages 23-37

  • Effect of the Seismic Vulnerability of Water Pipelines on the Collapsible Soils of the North of Chile

    Alberto, Yolanda (et al.)

    Pages 38-52

  • Experimental Study on the Dynamic Response of Saturated Sandy Soil with Different Clayey Particle Content and Skeleton Sand Size

    Wang, Guocai (et al.)

    Pages 53-65

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95774-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95773-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
New Developments in Materials for Infrastructure Sustainability and the Contemporary Issues in Geo-environmental Engineering
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
  • Shanzhi Shu
  • Liangcai He
  • Kai Yao
Series Title
Sustainable Civil Infrastructures
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95774-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95774-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-95773-9
Series ISSN
2366-3405
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 272
Number of Illustrations and Tables
76 b/w illustrations, 84 illustrations in colour
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