Living With The Earth

Author: Gary S. Moore
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781566705851
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Still a revolutionary concept, this Web-enhanced book Living with the Earth: Concepts in Environmental Health Science, Second Edition continues the standard of excellence that earned the first edition the CHOICE award for Outstanding ...

Engineering Ethics

Author: George D. Catalano
Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers
ISBN: 1627055428
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Table of Contents: Preface / Acknowledgments / Introduction / Engineering Ethics / Models of the Earth / Engineering in a Morally Deep World / Engineering Design in a Morally Deep World / Implications for Engineering Education / Final ...

Seismic Wave Propagation And Scattering In The Heterogeneous Earth Second Edition

Author: Haruo Sato
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642230296
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Second. Edition. Scattering due to randomly distributed small-scale
heterogeneities in the earth significantly changes seismic waveforms of local
earthquakes especially for short periods. Scattering excites long lasting coda
waves after the direct arrival and broadens the apparent duration of oscillation
with increasing travel distance much longer than the source duration time.
Models of propagation through deterministic structures such as those with
horizontally uniform velocity layers ...

A New Theory Of The Earth Second Edition With Additions

Author: William Whiston
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Lew- 7879. prius. with vast quantities thereof: Which Waters being adventitious
oradditional ones, and of a pro digious weight withal, must press downward, with
a mighty force, and endeavour to sink the Orb of Earth 'deeper into the Abjfi,
according as the intirc weight of each column of Earth, and its incumbent Water
together, agreeably to the Law of Hydrostaticlg, did now require. And. had the
Earth at its first subsiding into the Abjsr, been loose, separate, and unfix'd, so as
to admit the ...

Earth Anchors

Author: Braja M. Das
Publisher: J. Ross Publishing
ISBN: 1604270772
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This book summarizes most theoretical and experimental works directed toward the development of proper relationships for ultimate and allowable holding capacity of earth anchors.

Earth Pressure And Earth Retaining Structures Third Edition

Author: Chris R.I. Clayton
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466552115
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... to have changed from the original value. Tests can be carried out before the
start of construction, to measure the initial strength of the soil. 2. 'Long term', when
the shear stresses and total stresses. Figure 1.9 Spring and dashpot analogy of
consolidation of soil. (From Clayton, C. et al., Earth Pressure and Earth-Retaining
Structures, Second Edition, Taylor & Francis, New York, 1993.) 1.8
CONSEQUENCES FOr ENGINEErING DESIGN 2.1 SOIL MODELS USED FOr.
Soil behaviour 17.

Physical Geology The Science Of Earth 2nd Edition

Author: Charles Fletcher
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 111880385X
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By combining traditional introductory content with unique topics and innovative pedagogy, author Chip Fletcher challenges students to think critically about physical geology and its impact on their lives and the planet.