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Proceedings of GeoShanghai 2018 International Conference: Geoenvironment and Geohazard

Editors: Farid, Arvin, Chen, Hongxin (Eds.)

  • Covers a variety of topics from basic theories to practical applications
  • Shares many tips and insights into the current hottest research topics in the fields of geotechnical engineering, geoenvironmental engineering and transportation engineering
  • Explores new horizons and research frontiers of geotechnical engineering, geoenvironmental engineering and transportation engineering
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About this book

This book is the seventh volume of the proceedings of the 4th GeoShanghai International Conference that was held on May 27 - 30, 2018. This volume, entitled “Geoenvironment and Geohazards”, presents the recent advances and technology in geoenvironmental engineering and geohazards. The state-of-the-art theories, methodologies and findings in the related topics are included. This book may benefit researchers and scientists from the academic fields of soil & rock mechanics, geotechnical engineering, geoenvironmental engineering, transportation engineering, geology, mining and energy, as well as practical engineers from the industry.

Each of the papers included in this book received at least two positive peer reviews. The editors would like to express their sincerest appreciation to all of the anonymous reviewers all over the world, for their diligent work.

About the authors

Arvin Farid received his PhD from Northeastern University, Boston MA, USA, with a focus on Geoenvironmental Engineering. He is currently an Associate Professor and the Graduate Coordinator of the Civil Engineering Department of Boise State University.

Hongxin Chen received his PhD from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HKSAR, China. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Geotechnical Engineering of Tongji University, China.

Table of contents (47 chapters)

  • Prediction Method of Unsaturated Slope Stability Under Rainfall and Fluctuation of Reservoir Water Level

    Xiong, X. (et al.)

    Pages 3-10

  • Generation of Complex Slope Geometries by DEM for Modeling Landslides: A Case Study of Tangjiashan Landslide

    Zhao, Tao (et al.)

    Pages 11-19

  • Investigation of Dry Debris Flow Impact Against a Rigid Barrier via a Discrete Element Approach

    Shen, Weigang (et al.)

    Pages 20-27

  • A Simple THC Coupled Model for Assessing Stability of a Submarine Infinite Slope with Methane Hydrates

    Tan, Lin (et al.)

    Pages 28-36

  • Managing Information of Gas Hydrate Reservoirs of the South China Sea in an Integrated GIS Database

    Liu, Fang (et al.)

    Pages 37-44

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0128-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0127-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Proceedings of GeoShanghai 2018 International Conference: Geoenvironment and Geohazard
Editors
  • Arvin Farid
  • Hongxin Chen
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-0128-5
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-0128-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-0127-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 597
Number of Illustrations
349 b/w illustrations
Topics