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By Robin Chowdhury,Phil Flentje,Gautam Bhattacharya

ISBN-10: 0415469740

ISBN-13: 9780415469746

Freshly up-to-date and prolonged model of Slope research (Chowdhury, Elsevier, 1978). This reference publication offers an entire evaluation of the advancements in slope engineering within the final 30 years. Its multi-disciplinary, serious technique and the chapters dedicated to seismic results and probabilistic ways and reliability analyses, mirror the exact sort of the unique. matters mentioned are: the knowledge of slope functionality, mechanisms of instability, standards for modeling and research, and new ideas for remark and modeling. distinctive awareness is paid to the relation with the expanding frequency and outcomes of ordinary and man-made dangers. thoughts and techniques for assessing landslide susceptibility, chance and possibility also are explored. additionally, the relevance of geotechnical research of slopes within the context of weather swap situations is mentioned. All thought is supported by means of a variety of examples.

''...A excellent booklet on Slope Stability....recommended as a refernence booklet to people who are linked to the geotechnical engineering occupation (undergraduates, publish graduates and consulting engineers)...'' Prof. Devendra Narain Singh, Indian Inst. of expertise, Mumbai, India
''I have not begun to work out a booklet that excels the diversity and intensity of Geotechnical Slope Analysis... i've got didn't discover a subject which isn't lined and that makes the booklet nearly a unmarried window outlet for the entire variety of readership from scholars to specialists and from theoreticians to working towards engineers...'' Prof. R.K. Bhandari, New Delhi, India

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