ISBN 9788120345102,Textbook Of Geotechnical Engineering

Textbook Of Geotechnical Engineering



PHI learning Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788120345102

ISBN-10 812034510X


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 508 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering: general

This revised Third Edition is a result of the positive feedback and constructive suggestions received from academics and students alike on the second edition. It also reflects the many years of teaching experience of the author as also his experience in research and consultancy on the subject. While retaining the major contents of the earlier editions, the book consolidates on the subject, bringing in new areas of interest and concern. What is new to this edition : A new chapter covering various geotechnical aspects of Earthquakes. All computer programs have been upgraded. This text, which skillfully integrates theory and practice, would be suitable as a textbook for undergraduate students of civil engineering. The book can also be used, by a judicious choice of topics, by polytechnic students. In addition, practicing engineers would find the text very useful. KEY FEATURES : Contains plenty of worked-out numerical examples. Gives a large number of Objective Type Questions and Exercises. Analyzes field problems and case histories. Makes the book accessible and interesting by logical organization and presentation of topics.