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Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering

Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering

Select Proceedings of ICETCE 2018

Editors: Babu, K Ganesh, Rao, H Sudarsana, Amarnath, Y. (Eds.)

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  • Presents select proceedings of the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (ICETCE 2018)
  • Discusses recent findings in the fields of structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, water resources engineering, and environmental engineering
  • Provides insights into green building technologies, smart materials and structures, and solid waste management
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About this book

This book comprises select papers from the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering (ICETCE 2018). Latest research findings in different branches of civil engineering such as structural engineering, construction materials, geotechnical engineering, water resources engineering, environmental engineering, and transportation infrastructure are covered in this book. The book also gives an overview of emerging topics like smart materials and structures, green building technologies, and intelligent transportation system. The contents of this book will be beneficial for students, academicians, industrialists and researchers working in the field of civil engineering.

About the authors

Dr. K. Ganesh Babu is a retired professor of the Ocean Engineering Department at IIT Madras. His areas of specialization are offshore structures, rehabilitation of structures, corrosion and high performance composites. He has published more than 200 research articles in international journals and conferences of repute, and also authored a book on high performance self-consolidating cementitious composites. Dr. Babu is actively involved in the rehabilitation of many of the centuries-old temples and also other world heritage sites in the country. He has received several awards including the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowship. He is a former Director of the Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee - a constituent national laboratory of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. He has organized several national and international workshops at IIT Madras, and is an expert committee member of various scientific committees. 
Dr. H. Sudarsana Rao is a professor at the Civil Engineering Department at JNTUA Anantapuram. His areas of specialization are rehabilitation of structures, finite element analysis, and high performance cementitious composites. He has published more than 150 research articles in international journals and conferences of repute. Dr. Rao is also actively involved in various administrative capacities in JNTUA like Vice-Chancellor I/C, Rector, Director (ICS), Director of Evaluation and Vice-Principal. He has received several awards such as the International Engineer of the Year 2008, from Cambridge Press. He has organized several national and international workshops at JNTUA Anantapuram. 

Dr. Y. Amarnath is a professor at the Civil Engineering Department at SRIT Anantapuram. His areas of specialization are development of light weight composites, sustainable materials and high performance composites. He has published  several research articles in international journals and conferences proceedings. He is a structural design consultant and involved in design of RCC and steel structures. He has received CTU fellowship from University of Dundee, UK for his PhD and worked on WRAP, UK sponsored project for his doctoral degree. Dr. Amarnath is a reviewer of several scientific journals and is an expert committee member of various scientific committees. 

Table of contents (32 chapters)

Table of contents (32 chapters)
  • Shear Strength of Rock Quarry Dust and Sand Mix

    Pages 1-13

    Kakati, Natasha (et al.)

  • Design of Prototype Model of Robot for Cleaning

    Pages 15-24

    Verma, Tarun (et al.)

  • Identifying and Analysing Key Factors Associated with Risks in Construction Projects

    Pages 25-32

    Dixit, Saurav (et al.)

  • Building Information Model: A Graphical User Interface to Generate a Three-Dimensional Building

    Pages 33-42

    Daka, Trishala (et al.)

  • Lateral Response Reduction of Tall Buildings Using Portal Frame as TMD

    Pages 43-55

    Chilakalapallii, Raaga Varshita (et al.)

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eBook $189.00
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  • Due: January 11, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-15-1404-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $249.99
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  • Due: January 12, 2020
  • ISBN 978-981-15-1403-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Emerging Trends in Civil Engineering
Book Subtitle
Select Proceedings of ICETCE 2018
Editors
  • K Ganesh Babu
  • H Sudarsana Rao
  • Y. Amarnath
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
Series Volume
61
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-15-1404-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-15-1404-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-15-1403-6
Series ISSN
2366-2557
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 395
Number of Illustrations
33 b/w illustrations, 189 illustrations in colour
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