Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

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This fascinating new book examines the issues of earthquake geotechnical engineering in a comprehensive way. It summarizes the present knowledge on earthquake hazards and their causative mechanisms as well as a number of other relevant topics. Information obtained from earthquake damage investigation (such as ground motion, landslides, earth pressure, fault action, or liquefaction) as well as data from laboratory tests and field investigation is supplied, together with exercises/questions.McKenna, G.T., Luternauer, J.L. and Kostaschuk, R.A. (1992) Large-scale mass- wasting events on the Fraser River Delta front near Sand Heads, British Columbia, Can. ... PWRI (Public Works Research Institute) (1998) Design and construction manual of liquefaction-mitigation measures for ... Roscoe, K.H. ( 1968) Soils and model tests, Journal of Strain Analysis, Vol. ... 3000, p. 6. Sasaki, Y., Towhata, I., Tokida, K., Yamada, K., Matsumoto, H., Tamari, Y. and Saya, S. ( 1992) Mechanismanbsp;...

Title:Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
Author:Ikuo Towhata
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-12-19


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