Boundaries of Rock Mechanics: Recent Advances and Challenges for the 21st Century

Boundaries of Rock Mechanics: Recent Advances and Challenges for the 21st Century

by Meifeng Cai
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415469341

ISBN-13: 9780415469340

Pub. Date: 05/28/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Boundaries of Rock Mechanics. Recent Advances and Challenges for the 21st Century contains 180 papers from the International Young Scholars’ Symposium on Rock Mechanics 2008 (Beijing, China, 28 April-2 May 2008). The symposium was organized by the ISRM Commission on Education, and sponsored by the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) and the

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Boundaries of Rock Mechanics. Recent Advances and Challenges for the 21st Century contains 180 papers from the International Young Scholars’ Symposium on Rock Mechanics 2008 (Beijing, China, 28 April-2 May 2008). The symposium was organized by the ISRM Commission on Education, and sponsored by the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) and the Chinese Society for Rock Mechanics and Engineering (CSRME).

Boundaries of Rock Mechanics. Recent Advances and Challenges for the 21st Century covers a variety of topics, grouped into 7 main themes:

– Field investigation and instrmentation

– Rock properties and mechanical behavior

– Underground mining and excavation engineering

– Rock slopes and landsides

– Tunnels and foundations

– Dynamics and blasting

– New techniques and methods

This volume offers an overall understanding of current concerns and advances in rock mechanics, and will be of interest to professionals, engineers and academics involved in rock mechanics and engineering.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415469340
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Pages:
1008
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

Field investigation and instrumentation 3

Rock properties and mechanical behavior 41

Underground mining and excavation engineering 281

Rock slopes and landsides 455

Tunnels and foundations 597

Dynamics and blasting 803

New techniques and methods 879

Author index 983

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