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Author Singh, Bhawani.

Title Software for engineering control of landslide and tunnelling hazards / Bhawani Singh, R.K. Goel.

Published Exton, PA : Swets & Zeitlinger Publisher, 2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store Engin  624.150285 SING    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 344 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 CD-ROM
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part 1 Landslide 1 -- 1. An Introduction to Landslide Programs 3 -- 2. Inherently Stable Support Systems in Rock Engineering 9 -- 3. Types of Failures of Rock and Soil Slopes 21 -- 4. A Practical Approach to Stability Analysis of Slopes 37 -- 5. Strength of Discontinuities 47 -- 6. Shear Strength of Rock Masses in Slopes 57 -- 7. Stereographic Analysis of Joint Data--STEREO 63 -- 8. Planar Slide 67 -- 9. A Simple Analysis of 3D Rock Wedge 83 -- 10. A Rigorous Analysis of 3D Rock Wedge--WEDGE 95 -- 11. Toppling Failure--TOPPLE 105 -- 12. Circular Slides 111 -- 13. Debris Slide 129 -- 14. A Stability Analysis of Slopes with Non-Circular Slip Surface and Non-Vertical Slices--SANC 139 -- 15. Waves Due to a Landslide in a Reservoir--WAVE 147 -- 16. Retaining Walls and Breast Walls--RETAIN 151 -- 17. Footing on Slopes 161 -- 18. Slope Mass Rating (SMR) 165 -- 19. Landslide Hazard Zonation 177 -- Part 2 Tunnelling 197 -- 20. An Introduction to Software Packages on Underground Openings in Rock Mass 199 -- 21. Rock Mass Quality (Q)-System 205 -- 22. Tunnelling Hazards 213 -- 23. Deformability, Strength and in Situ Stresses 223 -- 24. Underground Wedge Analysis--Uwedge 237 -- 25. Support Pressure in Squeezing Ground Condition--SQUEEZE 253 -- 26. Empirical Design of support System for Underground Opening in Rock Mass--TM 265 -- 27. Concrete Lining in Pressure Tunnels--LINING 287 -- 28. A Two-Dimensional Boundary Element Method--BEM 303 -- 29. Subsidence Due to Mining --MSEAMS 315 -- 30. Web Sites in Rock Engineering 327 -- Appendix 1. Units Used in the Computer Programs 331 -- Appendix 2. Do's and Don'ts in Case of a Landslide 333 -- Appendix 3. Shear and Normal Stiffness of Rock Joints 335 -- Appendix 4. Instructions for Using the Computer Program/Software CD in the Windows Environment 339.
Summary "Software for Engineering Control of Landslide and Tunnelling Hazards serves both the international academic and professional civil and mining engineering communities, and is also an excellent tool for those working and studying in the field of engineering geology."--BOOK JACKET.
Other author Goel, R. K., 1960-
Subject Engineering -- Computer programs.
Tunneling -- Safety measures -- Computer programs.
Landslides -- Safety measures -- Computer programs.
ISBN 9058093603
9058093611 (paperback)
9058093603 (hardback)