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Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam, 8th Ed / Edition 8
     

Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam, 8th Ed / Edition 8

by Michael R. Lindeburg
 

ISBN-10: 1888577665

ISBN-13: 9781888577662

Pub. Date: 06/28/2001

Publisher: Professional Publications, Incorporated

This book has accompanied more than 150,000 engineers into the civil PE exam and has earned the respect of virtually all of them. The new eighth edition is an all-encompassing exam resource you won't want to be without.

Overview

This book has accompanied more than 150,000 engineers into the civil PE exam and has earned the respect of virtually all of them. The new eighth edition is an all-encompassing exam resource you won't want to be without.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781888577662
Publisher:
Professional Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1488
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 11.28(h) x 2.37(d)

Table of Contents

Topic 1: Background and Support
Systems of Units
Engineering Drawing
Algebra
Linear Algebra
Vectors
Trigonometry
Analytic Geometry
Differential Calculus
Integral Calculus
Differential Equations
Probability & Statistical Analysis
Numerical Analysis
Energy, Work, & Power

Topic 2: Water Resources
Fluid Properties
Fluid Statics
Fluid Flow Parameters
Fluid Dynamics
Hydraulic Machines
Open Channel Flow
Meteorology, Climatology, & Hydrology
Groundwater
Inorganic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry & Combustion
Combustion & Incineration
Water Supply Quality & Testing
Water Supply Treatment & Distribution

Topic 3: Environmental
Biochemistry, Biology, & Bacteriology
Wastewater Quantity & Quality
Wastewater Treatment: Equipment & Processes
Activated Sludge & Sludge Processing
Municipal Solid Waste
Pollutants in the Environment
Disposition of Hazardous Materials
Environmental Remediation

Topic 4: Geotechnical
Soil Properties & Testing
Shallow Foundations
Rigid Retaining Walls
Piles & Deep Foundations
Temporary Excavations

Topic 5: Structural
Determinate Statics
Properties of Areas
Materials Properties & Testing
Strength of Materials
Basic Elements of Design
Structural Analysis I
Structural Analysis II
Properties of Concrete & Reinforced Steel
Concrete Proportioning, Mixing, & Placing
Reinforced Concrete: Beams
Reinforced Concrete: Slabs
Reinforced Concrete: Short Columns
Reinforced Concrete: Long Columns
Reinforced Concrete: Walls & Retaining Walls
Reinforced Concrete: Footings
Pretensioned Concrete
Composite Concrete Members
Structural Steel: Introduction
Structural Steel: Beams
Steel Tension Members
Structural Steel: Compression Members
Steel Design: Beams-Columns
Steel Design: Plate Girders
Steel Design: Composite Steel Members
Structural Steel: Connectors
Structural Steel: Welding
Structural Steel: Introduction to LRFD
Properties of Masonry
Masonry Walls
Masonry Columns

Topic 6: Transportation
Properties of Solid Bodies
Kinematics
Kinetics
Roads & Highways: Capacity Analysis
Vehicle Dynamics & Accident Analysis
Flexible Pavement Design
Rigid Pavement Design
Plane Surveying
Horizontal, Vertical, Spiral, & Compound Curves
Construction Earthwork, Staking, & Surveying

Topic 7: Systems, Management, & Professional
Project Management
Construction & Job Site Safety
Electrical Systems & Equipment
Instrumentation & Measurements
Engineering Economic Analysis
Engineering Law
Engineering Ethics
Engineering Licensing in the United States

Appendices
Glossary
Index

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