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Risk and Variability in Geotechnical Engineering

Publication year: 2007

ISBN: 978-0-7277-3931-5

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Presents cutting edge techniques for characterising, quantifying and modelling geomaterial variability in addition to methods for quantifying the influence of this variability on the performance of geotechnical structures. It includes state-of-the-art refereed journal papers by leading international researchers along with written and informal discussions on a selection of key submissions that were presented at a Symposium at the Institution of Civil Engineers on 9th May 2005.

Subject: Civil engineering, Soil mechanics, Mathematical models, Geotechnical engineering